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Old 11-15-2012, 11:13 AM   #1
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Focus ST Break in Question

I have a shiny new ST. I've never had the pleasure of breaking in a new car. I spoke with the sales folks and read through the manual and there appears to be no special break in procedure. The manual specifically says don't use break in oils. The first service sticker is at 7500 miles. The only advice I was given by Ford was to avoid driving at the same speed for more then an hour. Vary your speed so the car has a chance to break in at all speeds.

Is this the correct procedure?

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