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Old 01-04-2013, 10:15 PM   #4
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Originally Posted by peridigm View Post

The rolling back on a hill is by design. It's called HSA Hill Start Assist. It's not just a Ford thing. Basically the way it works is when you remove your foot from the brake on a hill, the car will remain stationary for 2-3 seconds. After the delay HSA releases and the car is free to roll like a manual trans would.
After HSA releases the car will roll till it engages the parking lock. This is similar to a normal automatic parking on a hill, once you release the brakes it will roll a little.

Unless yours rolls away, then you have a real issue!
Sonic Blue Titanium 5dr Titanium Handling Package
Ordered: 01/28/12
Vin: 02/20/12
Build Date: 03/06/12
Delivery Date: 03/30/12
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