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by Bala
Tue Jun 21, 2022 6:37 am
Forum: General Other Chit Chat
Topic: helper springs
Replies: 7
Views: 262

Re: helper springs

My van has 150kg ball weight. I flipped the spring and found it just right. Have done quite a few km with it.

It is a firmer ride of course but you can't have it both ways.
by Bala
Tue Apr 19, 2022 6:11 am
Forum: General Other Chit Chat
Topic: Scan tool
Replies: 4
Views: 316

Re: Scan tool

Obd link mx+

For Android, not sure on other

For fords,forscan lite on phone, and forscan on laptop, may not be available at the moment.

For other vehicles i have had success with torque app, but must get the paid version.
by Bala
Sun Dec 26, 2021 5:53 pm
Forum: General Other Chit Chat
Topic: Touch screen brightness
Replies: 7
Views: 1184

Re: Touch screen brightness

If it has sync 3 then settings/display will give you brightness adjustment. I use night mode all the time, just prefer the dark display.
by Bala
Wed May 05, 2021 6:36 am
Forum: General Other Chit Chat
Topic: Towing with adaptive cruise control
Replies: 15
Views: 3693

Re: Towing with adaptive cruise control

I just did another 3k km with ACC on. One thing to be aware of is ensuring that the trailer brakes come on when ACC brakes. It can be dependant on controller type and install. I feel where caution is needed with ACC is that it can brake and accelerate dramatically. I find if ACC does start to brake ...
by Bala
Mon May 03, 2021 11:02 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Ford PX Ranger overheating when towing.
Replies: 33
Views: 62655

Re: Ford PX Ranger overheating when towing.

The fan clutch is a pretty cheap option to try. I honestly think the radiator needs to come out to give it and the others a decent clean. I know a trucking company that cleans the find out yearly, as soon as summer comes temps rise due to lack of air flow. On a hot day I can travel in 4th at 90 kph ...
by Bala
Mon May 03, 2021 6:48 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Ford PX Ranger overheating when towing.
Replies: 33
Views: 62655

Re: Ford PX Ranger overheating when towing.

Thanks lincolnland. Looks like it’s my only option. Assuming you are not losing coolant. I don't even run at those temps you started the hill with. Check the radiator, a.c. condenser and intercooler for blockage from insects and grass seeds. I find with mine I need to keep rpm up to keep temps down...