AU Falcon Speaker Upgrade & Sound Deadening Install!
Today we’re replacing the factory speakers in my AU2 Fairmont Ghia with some tasty Kenwood KFC series speakers in 5×7″. To top it off, I also added some sound deadening sheets to the inside of the doors in an effort to reduce road noise and increase the sound quality... Read more
Replacing the Ford AU Fairmont’s Brake Rotors & Pads to get rid of Brake Shudder and Vibration
In this episode we’re replacing the brake rotors and pads on my Ford AU2 Fairmont Ghia with a set of Bosch rotors and Bendix CT pads. This job should be relatively easy, but has the potential to go wrong if the caliper pistons are in need of a rebuild.... Read more
Fit a Transmission Cooler and Avoid a Milkshake!
Today we’re fitting a transmission cooler to the AU Falcon to avoid the forbidden milkshake from ruining my AU Falcon’s gearbox. Why do we need to do this? Ordinarily the transmission fluid on a Ford Falcon is routed through the end tank of the main radiator, but if this... Read more
The Best Aftermarket Reversing Camera? Ozeparts Rear View Mirror for Ford Falcon AU BA BF FG & FGX
If you’re interested in adding a reversing camera to your Falcon, I think this may be the best option out there. This rear view mirror replaces your car’s existing item completely, and still retains a fairly classy OEM look. It’s also available for Commodores and many other vehicles! It... Read more
Why Don’t Cars Have Phone Holders Anymore? The BA Falcon Phone Presenter Accessory from 2002!
Today we’re checking out a fairly rare factory accessory for the Ford BA Falcon – a Phone Holder / Presenter! Can we successfully modify it to work with a modern smartphone? Is it better than the AU Falcon’s awesome phone presenter? Stick around and find out. Read more
How Does it Drive on a Base Tune? Haltech PRO Plug-In for Ford Falcon BA – BF FG & FGX Barra Turbo
So how well will your Barra-powered Falcon run on Haltech’s base tune? Today we’re finding out by taking my MkII BA XR6 Turbo out for a spin with the newly installed Haltech PRO Plug-In running the show. Read more
The Best Budget Dash Cam? Why the DDpai Mini3 Camera is Worth Buying in 2021!
Need a fairly cheap, yet good quality dashcam for your vehicle? Today I’m showing you a camera which is absolutely worth your time (and money!) – the DDpai Mini3. This camera is available for around $150AUD with a hardwiring kit included. It offers fantastic picture quality (1600p) and an... Read more
Should You Buy an Aerpro or Kayhan ICC For Your Ford BA / BF Falcon? Android Headunit Upgrade
Should you buy an aftermarket ICC for your BA/BF Falcon, or SX/SY Territory? I decided to weigh in on the topic with a warning! Read more
Installing a Barra Turbo Wideband O2 Sensor! Haltech Elite PRO Plug-in Sensor Kit Bosch LSU4.9
Today we’re installing a wideband O2 sensor on our @Haltech equipped Ford BA Falcon XR6 Turbo. This is available to purchase from Haltech separately, or as a complete kit with their Elite PRO Plug-in ECU for Barra Turbo Falcon and Territory vehicles. As it turns out, installation was simple... Read more
Replacing an AU Falcon Power Steering Pump! Fix that Whining Noise on your EF, EL or AU Ford
My old AU Fairmont Ghia was starting to whine a bit through the corners, so today we’re installing a brand new power steering pump to try and shut the car up and make it happy again. Read more