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All my warninig lights...

All my warninig lights on dash come on and car loses power i stop switch off turn back on then it runs as normal until another tome intermittent

Mechanic's Assistant: Is the power loss consistent, or does it fluctuate?

Fluctuate

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Ford?

Fluctuate

Mechanic's Assistant: What year is your Ford?

05 cmax focus

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Focus yourself? What have you tried so far?

Nothing yet its just started last day or so

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Originally it was just the air con warning light that came on then lose of power but after switching emgine off snd bavk on it seem to rectify itself tonite all warning lights are coming on on

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UK Auto Mechanic: Gallagher99, Ford senior technician replied 7 months ago
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Hi there , good evening to you and sorry for the delayed response

My name is ***** ***** I would be happy to assist you Tonight

do you still require technical assistance with this concern

What engine is fitted to your vehicle

Does the red immobiliser light come in solid ie flash when fault happens

Do you get ----- on the cluster display

Kindest regards ***** *****

Brian

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Ford immobiliser is flashing continuous when ignition off goes off when ignition started at the moment allwarming lights come on and no immobiliser ligjt
UK Auto Mechanic: Gallagher99, Ford senior technician replied 7 months ago
Hi there good morning to you
thanksOk does the engine crank over and does the vehicle always startIs ------ displayed where the mileage isKindest regards ***** *****
Brian
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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
to both questions
UK Auto Mechanic: Gallagher99, Ford senior technician replied 7 months ago
Hi there
from your description If the fault
The issue lies with the instrument cluster
The cluster is part of the can bus system and is common on early focus and c max for going open circuit inside the cluster thus why you see ---- on the dash as the cluster loses communication with all the other modules for a split secondTo resolve your concern you need to replace the instrument clusterIf you need further help or technical assistance on this issue going forward
please let me know and I will do my upmost to assist you
If you are satisfied with my answer /advice thus far
PLEASE REMEMBER TO RATE MY ANSWER as this helps to build my online profile
Kind regards ***** ***** and have a nice day and a merry Christmas
Any positive feedback /bonuses are kindly appreciatedKindest regards ***** *****
Brian
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UK Auto Mechanic: Gallagher99, Ford senior technician replied 6 months ago

Hi there good evening to you

How did you get on with our concern

Kindest regards ***** *****

Brian

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