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Old 12-14-2011, 02:40 PM   #21
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That's a great idea. I'm hearing the same noises. It's almost like an old lifted trucks springs creaking. Strut and/or motor mounts seem reasonable suspects. Cant you guys who have had this problem fixed somehow scan your work orders to this thread?
It would be a good thing to have in hand when I visit the stealer next.
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Old 12-14-2011, 04:23 PM   #22
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That's a great idea. I'm hearing the same noises. It's almost like an old lifted trucks springs creaking. Strut and/or motor mounts seem reasonable suspects. Cant you guys who have had this problem fixed somehow scan your work orders to this thread?
It would be a good thing to have in hand when I visit the stealer next.
Dont have it scanned but this was all mine really said

Bearing and Seal Assembly and Struts replaced
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Old 12-15-2011, 06:01 PM   #23
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Hi guys. I have the same issue with my Focus. For those who had the engine mount replaced, do you know which one it was? I had some of the suspension components replaced but the low speed noise is still there. The dealer ordered one mount ( the one under the tranission I believe.)
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Old 12-15-2011, 06:12 PM   #24
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The one they replaced on mine was on passenger side of engine
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Old 12-15-2011, 06:45 PM   #25
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Thanks Flygry1 :-)
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Old 12-15-2011, 09:24 PM   #26
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I get the same sound. And now it seems that many others are experiencing the same.
I will keep and eye on this post, bookmark and decide whether or not to take it back to the dealer. I get a low level clunk when I drive over bumps.
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Old 12-24-2011, 03:28 AM   #27
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I have the same sound on my SEL. I took it into the dealer and they had it a week. They replaced the strut and the sound is still there! Are these mechanics deaf? I have to take it back in soon.
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Old 12-24-2011, 06:58 AM   #28
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same here. strut bearings, springs and 2 bolts replaced and the sound and vibration is still there. I really think it is a control arm.
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Old 12-25-2011, 12:09 AM   #29
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theos, how long did Ford have it? Did they have it more than once?
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Old 12-25-2011, 04:54 AM   #30
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just one day. It is a 2.1 hours TSB.
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