10th April 2016: I drove 160 miles up to Motorsave Direct in Crewe and back to look at my new car, a 2012 Ford Fiesta Zetec S in Frozen White.
This is how it looked in the showroom.
16th April 2016: Today I paid the £7739 and brought it home.
17th April 2016: My first mod was to change all of the interior lights to LED’s. I fitted 20 SMD white LED’s to the front and rear interior lights and the boot light. While fitting these I noticed there was empty bulb holders in the footwells.
So I fitted a bulb, and it worked!
Before changing the interior lights:
20th April 2016:
Next I changed all of the bulbs in the front of the car. Phillips silvervision indicators, Whitevision dipped and full beam, and Bluevision sidelights.
The Phillips Bluevision sidelights on:
27th April 2016:
I bought some mist washer jets.
I fitted some genuine Fiesta scuff plates as my door sills has some scuffs on them, looks much better.
I then de-tangoed the side repeaters and the rear lights.
29th April 2016:
The side panel on the right hand side of the boot had a small hole in it.
So I fitted a new one.