The 20112016 ford fiesta and the 20122016 focus have a dualclutch automatic transmission that is the subject of a classaction lawsuit and. The air entering your engine is measured by the maf mass airflow sensor and the onboard computer calculates the proper amount of fuel for that volume of air, as well as the position of the idle air control valve for the proper idle speed. Ford will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the transmission to make sure it has the roll pin, installing one if it is missing, free of charge. Hell its not even recommended to change the fluid for the life of the transmission, but if you were to change the fluid at some interval, say 5075k miles you dont want to do more. View the 2014 ford focus recall information and find service centers in your area to.
With 12 safety recalls to date and 7 defect investigations, the ford focus proved to be an. For the 14m01, the wording doesnt say all ford focus s within the year range. The ford fusion is one of the automakers most versatile vehicles, but if. After our 2012 focus was in service department for third time for same transmission problems they told us everything was correct and they gave us that memo of characteristics of the transmission that other people have been getting,so i have sent a formal complaint letter to ford motor company this week and i will post the reply if i receive one. Every 2020 car you can still get with a manual transmission. Find 2016 ford focus recalls information, reported by the nhtsa, and we will help you find a. You need to get your car fixed or replaced by the manufacturer if theres a problem. Check your fords vehicle identification number of vin at. Mar 05, 2020 ford focus and ford fiesta powershift transmission settlement. Ford recalls model year 2019 rangers with 10speed automatic transmission.
What you need to know about fords powershift transmission. The focus is available with a range of powerful and highly fuelefficient engines, all complemented by 8speed automatic or 6speed manual transmissions. Ford motor company ford is recalling certain model year 202017 ford focus hatchback vehicles manufactured february 14, 2012, to august 26, 2016 and equipped with a manual transmission. The engine in your 2014 ford fusion should be running when you perform a transmission fluid level check, otherwise it will be inaccurate. But ford s now facing a growing number of complaints about the fiestas new dualclutch. Jun 18, 2017 ford focus automatic to manual transmission swap part 4 duration. Axz plan pricing, including axz plan option pricing, is exclusively for eligible ford motor company employees, friends and family members of eligible employees, and ford motor company eligible partners. The video above shows where the transmission fluid dipstick is located in your focus and how to check the transmission fluid level. Youll need your cars 17digit vehicle identification number vin or license plate to. Ford motor company is recalling 2,828 model year 20162018 ford focus vehicles equipped.
Check here for updates and information on ford recall and field service actions for your vehicle. The details of the recall actions that are related to ford focus are shown bellow. Refine your search for ford focus manual transmission. We have a 2009 ford focus manual transmission that will not shift into reverse or 1st when the temps are below 50 degrees. Basically will involve testing the circuits between the tcm and the clutch actuator. If you are a current or former owner or lessee of a 20112016 ford fiesta or 20122016 ford focus vehicle that was equipped with a powershift transmission and was originally sold or leased in the united states including territories, you may be affected by a nationwide settlement that has been reached in litigation.
The most common ford fusion issues you should know about. Feb 18, 2017 how i filled the transmission with transmission fluid on a 2012 ford focus s. Dubbed focus was on sale since 1998 on the rest of the world, in a short period it became a star. Ford focus transmission problems, overview and recall the 2000 th came and the ford company has decided to refresh the market by replacing the ford escort with an entirely new offering from europe. Check engine light was flashing and vehicle had loss of power. Youll need your cars 17digit vehicle identification number vin or license plate to know for sure.
Find out if the manufacturer has recalled a vehicle, part or accessory because of a serious safety problem. I will park it, go in a store or something, come out, put the key in the ignition, pus. See your ford or lincoln dealer for complete details and qualifications. Apr 06, 2020 the upscale rides still offered in the u. Ford knew focus, fiesta had flawed transmission, sold them anyway. Jul 11, 2019 the 20112016 ford fiesta and the 20122016 focus have a dualclutch automatic transmission that is the subject of a classaction lawsuit and many individual lawsuits nearly two million. Until the vehicle is serviced for this concern, owners are advised to keep the fuel tank. In the unlikely event that we need to recall some of our vehicles for safety reasons, we will send a letter to the registered owner on either the governments vehicle registration database or our own records, requesting that the repair work is completed as quickly as is convenient. There are 32 recall actions in uk related to ford focus.
A recall is issued when a manufacturer or nhtsa determines that a vehicle, equipment, car seat, or tire creates an unreasonable safety risk or fails to meet minimum safety standards. The hatchback of the affected vehicles may be unlatched with a. The ford fusion can have transmission shifting problems. The video above shows where the transmission fluid dipstick is located in your fusion and how to check the transmission fluid level. Ford motor company ford is recalling certain 202014 ford fusion vehicles equipped with a 1. To see how frequently 2009 ford focus problems occur, check out our car reliability stats. Find ford focus recalls information, reported by the nhtsa, and we will help you find a nearby service center where you can get your car fixed.
Check also how many ford are still on the road in uk. Fords drop can also be attributed to problems with new technologies and the new automatedmanual transmission used in the fiesta and. May 03, 2011 2010 ford focus automatic transmission consumer complaints complaint number. Most decisions to conduct a recall and remedy a safety defect are made voluntarily by manufacturers prior to any involvement by nhtsa. You can also swap the 2 actuators and see if the fault now moves to the other position which would indicate a bad actuator. Had no problem for the first 3 months of owning the vehicle, then all of a sudden i was having issues. Ford escape and ford cmax, 2015 lincoln mkc and ford mustang, and 201. Find your owner manual, or guides to special features and warranties. See our lemon odds and nada odds page to see vehicles with no repairs or vehicles with more than three repairs. Ford quietly replacing fiesta transmissions on owner complaints. Ive been having transmission related problems with my 2012 ford focus, which i bought used it was a lease vehicle before i bought it almost two years ago from carmax. Check out our maintenance 101 tips or the terms glossary.
The new ford fiesta has slowly gained converts among americans, hitting a high in sales last month. How i filled the transmission with transmission fluid on a 2012 ford focus s. You can even print out a handy roadside assistance card to store in your vehicle. Ford focus transmission problems ford focus recall. Vehicles fail to comply with requirements of fmvss 201. The engine in your 2006 ford focus should be running when you perform a transmission fluid level check, otherwise it will be inaccurate.
Motor company, ford of canada, and service and repair facilities may access or share among them vehicle diagnostic information received through a direct connection to your vehicle when diagnosing or servicing your vehicle. Ford focus and ford fiesta powershift transmission settlement. If you use a lighter weighted transmission fluid you will make the issue worse and it will slip more. This website provides information to consumers that can be used to alleviate the problems they may be experiencing with their 2015 focus, andor legal remedies available to them under state lemon laws.
I have a 20 ford focus that will not start, it seems to. If you are a current or former owner or lessee of a 20112016 ford fiesta or 20122016 ford focus vehicle that was equipped with a powershift transmission and was originally sold or leased in the united states including territories, you may be affected by a nationwide settlement that has been reached in litigation concerning the. You can also contact your local ford dealership or the customer. These include multiple offerings from bmw and porsche, and the newfor2019 genesis g70. It says certain 2012 through 2014 model year focus vehicles with a dps6 and built at the michigan plant from 812010 through 6520. The worst complaints are jerks, hesitates when you take off, transmission lags, shifts roughly, and transmission failure. To see how frequently 20 ford focus problems occur, check out our car reliability stats. Check if a vehicle, part or accessory has been recalled gov. Fords trouble prone focus hit with safety recalls, service. Owners may contact ford customer service at 18664367332. Learn about the latest ford recall news and safety notices at kelley blue. Search for ford, lincoln, and mercury recalls using your vin, or contact our customer relationship center at 800 3923673. Ford is recalling certain model year 20 focus and cmax vehicles built from november 16, 2012, through november 21, 2012.
View the 2017 ford focus recall information and find service centers in your area to perform the recall. Ford focus transmission problems page 15 car forums at. Front passenger power window the inoperative front passenger power window control switch c489 pin 3, circuit 32aj18 whvt, harness side and ground. Recall information from this vin lookup tool is provided by the manufacturer. Ford focus recalled because a software problem could cause the car to lose power while in motion. Search for ford, lincoln, and mercury recalls using your vin, or. Owners of affected vehicles may notice a check engine light, an inaccurate. Additionally, when your vehicle is in for service or repair, ford motor company, ford of canada, and service and repair. Of note, with its 2019 redesign you can no longer buy the venerable bmw 3 series luxurysport sedan with a manual transmission. Page 8 2001 focus workshop manual page 8 of 17 c6 check for continuity between the inoperative power window control switch motor down circuit and ground measure the resistance between. From the beginning, it would skip when i would accelerate in the lower gears, and more recently it has had issues falling out of gear into neutral and revving while im. Login with your vin to view recall notices and service action information for your ford.
Transmission fluid level check ford focus 20052007 2006. The hatchback of the affected vehicles may be unlatched with a single press of the interior latch release button. May 20, 2014 basically will involve testing the circuits between the tcm and the clutch actuator. Expedition vehicles with 10speeed automatic transmissions and 2018 f650. Ford focus recalled over stall risk consumer reports. February 14, 2012, to august 26, 2016 and equipped with a manual transmission. Preproduction model shown 2016 focus owners manual 2016 focus owners manual august 2015 first printing owners manual focus litho in u. Check for ford recalls and field service actions official. For the 14m01, the wording doesnt say all ford focuss within the year range. But fords now facing a growing number of complaints about the fiestas new dualclutch. Ford focus automatic to manual transmission swap part 4 duration. The worst complaints are stutters and hesitates, throttle or powertrain failure, and buckingnot enough power.393 154 1060 1161 1359 418 444 195 1138 427 660 1275 1467 900 221 633 1139 1030 628 229 25 235 978 38 24 736 1219 545 749 809 959 1459 791 937 1166 796 942