UK Car

UK car repair questions? Ask a mechanic for answers ASAP

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related UK Car Questions
Loosing power. 2008 tdci. It's saying engine malfunction on
It's saying engine malfunction on the dash screen but when obd scanner is inserted it's says no faults. … read more
Gallagher99
Gallagher99
Ford senior technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
3,394 satisfied customers
I have a Ford focus 09 1.6 tdci and I told out an cleaned
Hi I have a Ford focus 09 1.6 tdci and I told out an cleaned the egr valve but now I've got everything back in place the car will swibe but won't start … read more
Gallagher99
Gallagher99
Ford senior technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
3,394 satisfied customers
My BMW X3 2008 model petrol engine looses power while
My BMW X3 2008 model petrol engine looses power while climbing steep hills,it does it mostly when theres AC and does it occasionally without AC. It will climb slowly when I engage gear 1 and when I pu… read more
sprinkles08
sprinkles08
Technician
High School or GED
11 satisfied customers
Ford Focus: hi I'm Tom....ford focus 1.6 tdci mk2 estate starts
hi I'm Tom....ford focus 1.6 tdci mk2 estate starts fine runs for about five minutes then power diminishes and wont rev above 1500 revs when thick smoke and soot belches out the exhaust. sometimes you… read more
HondaPlatinum
HondaPlatinum
High School or GED
148 satisfied customers
Ford Focus S: Hello,My Ford Focus TDCI 2.0 Zetec brought
Hello, My Ford Focus TDCI 2.0 Zetec brought up an Engine Malfunction warning on the dashboard, followed by Transmission Malfunction then (i believe) it went into limp mode. I took the car into Ford an… read more
Expert
Expert
Ford Focus: Hi I have a ford focus 1.6tdci saloon (lk06uho)
Hi I have a ford focus 1.6tdci saloon (lk06uho) and recently it has lost power . No warning lights on dash. I purchased a Autel maxis can ms309 and plugged it in. The only code I am getting is U0073 c… read more
Gallagher99
Gallagher99
Ford senior technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
3,394 satisfied customers
Ford Focus ghia: Hi, I have a ford focus estate, 1800 tdci,
Hi, I have a ford focus estate, 1800 tdci, the engine it's start but once is warm he will stop. Before that happening, with months before, It start showing me the yellow spiral light on dash board, an… read more
sean
sean
Ford Master Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,348 satisfied customers
Ford Fiesta 1.6 TDCI Zetec S: Fiesta 1.6 tdci zetec s reg 58
Fiesta 1.6 tdci zetec s reg 58 but apparently a 59 model Monday loss of power no warning lights. garage put in new accelerator due to code diagnosis, no difference so full service Tuesday - reasonable… read more
sean
sean
Ford Master Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,348 satisfied customers
Hi i have a Land Rover Defender 90 Tdci 2008 model and i have
Hi i have a Land Rover Defender 90 Tdci 2008 model and i have a small problem which i cannot solve myself when i drive normally with few acceleration van is ok but when i kick down sometimes it knocks… read more
Matt
Matt
Mechanical Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
4,709 satisfied customers
Focus: I have a 2006 ford focus 1,6 L Tdci. The transmission
I have a 2006 ford focus 1,6 L Tdci. The transmission is tiptronic type and it is engaging ok in reverse on horizontal surface, without increasing speed, just the engine by itself without additional a… read more
carlosbosch
carlosbosch
127 satisfied customers
ford focus: tdci..3rd gear onwards..When driving up a hill..first gear
Hi, I have a ford focus estate zetec TDCI 2005 manual model. It is getting very lazy when I go on first and even the second gear but from the 3rd gear onwards after a while it seem to speed up at once… read more
Mark_Barnes1967
Mark_Barnes1967
Workshop Supervisor
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
8 satisfied customers
ford focus: 2.0 tdci..lost power..starts fine..drives..on accelerator
hi i have a ford focus 2.0 tdci 56 plate. just jumped on the car this evening , and suddenly the car lost power , it starts fine it iddles fine and it drives on the lower speeds up to 40-50 mph but wh… read more
Matt
Matt
Mechanical Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
4,709 satisfied customers
ford focus: local garage..04 206 SW xsi 1.6 estate automatic..000miles
A local garage has a Jan/04 206 SW XSi 1.6 estate automatic with 24,000miles. Would this be a good replacement for my ageing ford focus 1.6 estate? John… read more
FiestaEAC
FiestaEAC
Diagnostic Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
61 satisfied customers
Ford Focus: Zetec..climate..fitted..my car when in a garage
Were Ford Focus Zetec 1.6 climate range fitted with the black engine covers. As mine has been removed from my car when in a garage. I have clarified with Ford if they were bulit with it but they said … read more
FiestaEAC
FiestaEAC
Diagnostic Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
61 satisfied customers
I have an Audi A3 Sportback 1.8 TFSI 6-speed manual. It is
I have an Audi A3 Sportback 1.8 TFSI 6-speed manual. It is only 6 months old. It was great for the first 3 months, would take most 'low' hills in 6th gear, and even accelerate to 80mph going up a grad… read more
Matt
Matt
Mechanical Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
4,709 satisfied customers
2003 Focus: battery light../> Towed by AA..alternator..warning light
Last week my 2003 Focus Zetec 1.6 died on the M6 after running for 10 miles with battery light on. Towed by AA to garage where it was decided to replace alternator. First one left the battery warning … read more
Trevor
Trevor
UK Car Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
853 satisfied customers
l200..2000 rpm..when climbing up hill power drops to about 20mph!
my l200 animal is loosing power and wont go above 2000 rpm. when climbing up hill power drops to about 20mph!… read more
Matt
Matt
Mechanical Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
4,709 satisfied customers
Ford focus: tdci..faster..up to 3500 revs the car drives
ford focus 1.8 tdci at 3500 revs car stalls and wont go any faster up to 3500 revs the car drives perfect… read more
John
John
Vauxhall Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
130 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

He answered my question promptly and gave me accurate, detailed information. If all of your experts are half as good, you have a great thing going here.

DianeDallas, TX

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Marty

Marty

European Car Expert

432 satisfied customers

ASE & Bosch Certified Master Tech. Over 30 years experience.

Greg

Greg

Shop Owner

1,367 satisfied customers

17 years Shop Owner /Technician. 27 years experience,

Richard

Richard

UK Car Mechanic

627 satisfied customers

12 years as a technician at a Ford and Jaguar dealer Ford and Jaguar factory certified

Matt

Matt

Mechanical Engineer

4,709 satisfied customers

BEng hons Mech engineering, in auto industry 22 years

Trevor

Trevor

UK Car Mechanic

853 satisfied customers

NVQ 3, Modern Apprenticeship, MOT Tester, 15+ years experience diagnostic technician

Rob

Rob

UK Car Mechanic

823 satisfied customers

city and guilds level 1 2and 3. mot tester , 28 years experience set up training college in afghanistan

martin jones

martin jones

UK Car Mechanic

646 satisfied customers

25 years as a mechanic and mot tester, owned own business for 10 years city and guilds trained

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x