Barra Misfire! Replacing Coil Packs & Spark Plugs on my BA XR6 Turbo
So my BA Falcon XR6 Turbo developed a bit of a misfire at idle – which was extremely annoying! So today we’re swapping out the coil packs and spark plugs in an effort to try and get rid of the problem. I am using a set of genuine Ford... Read more
Flushing the Cooling System on my Ford BA Falcon XR6 Turbo
Today we’re flushing the cooling system on my Ford BA Falcon XR6 Turbo. This is a very easy and straight forward job which anyone can do at home with basic tools. Make sure you use demineralized water instead of tap water, and be sure to replace the thermostat while... Read more
The Ultra Rare Ford BA Falcon Accessory Which You Can Make Yourself!
Today we’re looking at one of the BA Falcon’s rarest accessories – the tissue box! It seems kind of crazy that Ford went to all the trouble of integrating a tissue box holder into the dashboard of every BA/BF Falcon, only to discontinue selling the tissue boxes after a... Read more
Installing a 6-CD Stacker in my Ford NC Fairlane!
I finally managed to track down an original part that was missing from my 1993 Ford NC Fairlane Ghia – the boot-mounted 6-CD stacker! Read more
The “Once Over” – Cleaning Up My Ford Falcon BA XR6 Turbo!
Today we’re giving my Ford Falcon BA MkII XR6 Turbo a “once over”! This is something I like to do with every new (used) car I purchase. Simple, easy, and you can get some awesome results for not a lot of time and effort. Read more
Cleaning Your Engine… With Tyre Foam?
Looking for a cheap & easy way to clean up your engine bay? How about using Tyre Foam? Check out this video to learn more about this cheap and easy method. Read more
Ford NC Fairlane Ghia Chrome Body Moulding and Rear Garnish Upgrades
Today I’m giving the NC Fairlane’s rear end a bit of an update, to fix two issues that have always annoyed me. More specifically, the faded and damaged chrome body moulding strip, and the ‘Fairlane’ badge which is stuck onto the rear garnish. Luckily the chrome body moulding strip... Read more
Fixing the Headliner on an AU Falcon DIY Repair Guide
Today we’re fixing the one thing about my AU Falcon that annoyed me the most – the saggy headliner! The plan – remove my existing saggy headlining, strip off all the old material and foam, and then replace it with some new headliner fabric from eBay. As it turns... Read more
Removing Cigarette Smell from Your Car
Does your car have a smell that you just can’t seem to get rid of? Today I’m having a crack at fixing exactly that. Did you that the smell in your car is mostly trapped in soft and porous surfaces, like the seats, carpets and also the headlining? So... Read more
Converting Your Car to Electric Thermo Fans – Davies Craig Digital Fan Switch
Today we’re removing the standard mechanical viscous-clutch engine fan from my 1993 Ford NC Fairlane and converting it to electric thermo fans! The reason? The stock engine fan on these cars sound horrendous on hot days – it’s one of the worst sounds ever when it comes to cars.... Read more