M375 or M380 void warranty or not ?

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  • #79092

    hanz
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    New Zealand

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    Ok guys I am confused

    i live in New Zealand , from the official mountune website https://www.mountunestore.com/collections/mk3-focus-rs

    all I can see is M375 or M380 , both have statements saying it may void warranty , where is this FPM375 you guys been taking about that doesn’t void the warranty ?

    #79125

    Sherbett
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    UK - Wales

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    You have to buy the FPM375 from a ford dealer and have it  fitted by them to keep the warranty.You also don’t get the hand set the dealer just downloads the map onto the car.

    #79126
    RS77
    RS77
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    UK - England

    Posts: 586

    Warranty position varies in different countries. In the UK, the only Ford endorsed power upgrade is the FPM375.

    #79129
    Kenny
    Kenny
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    UK - Scotland

    Posts: 2687

    Yes warranty is country dependent so will need to ask your Ford dealer.

    #79132

    hanz
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    New Zealand

    Posts: 28

    I really want to get a tune , I hear they really change the car , I don’t think extra 30hp would damage the engine , after the new HG are replaced

    #79133

    Sherbett
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    UK - Wales

    Posts: 18

    Personal I don’t think it makes a lot of difference at all considering the cost £1100 for 30 bhp.But if you want more power and keep the warranty (let’s face it we need it)theres not s lot more we can do.

    #79137

    yorkirs
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    UK - England

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    Very simple in uk, not sure about rest of world.

    official fmp375 from ford/ Mountune warrenty friendly.

    Anything else not warrenty friendly.

    Classic risk  v reward if you want more than 375 bhp or warrenty

     

    #79147
    RS77
    RS77
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    UK - England

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    Is there an echo in here?

    #79151
    white-rs2
    white-rs2
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    UK - England

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    Most handsets such as COBB, Dreamscuence etc Leave NO coding or trace on the ECU so before any FORD visit just revert back to standard.

    Check out COBB and Dreamscience threads on this site



    Magnetic Grey, FPM375, Quaife LSD fitted by – Mountune Pro dealer OMC Ford Oldham & H&R Spring -20mm with DSC Upgrade.

    #79154
    RS77
    RS77
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    UK - England

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    I don’t know the techy aspects of this issue, but a few years ago I had a bluefin tune on a previous car which needed warranty work. I removed the tune before taking the car in. The dealer told me they detected the reflash but could not tell which tune it had been. On that occasion they let me off and carried out the warranty repair.

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