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Old 11-16-2011, 11:22 AM   #495
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Originally Posted by gpinnell View Post
I am having the same problem with my two week old 2012 Focus. The transmission shudders on acceleration and sometimes "clunks" between 1st and 2nd gear. Worse is I was at a stop sign and went to quickly accelerate and the engine wound up quickly with no power to the wheels. The power then came in over the course of about 3 seconds. With the oncoming traffic clearly a dangerous situation. This is an unsatisfactory situation and I am amazed that Ford is letting these come out of factory like this. Trip to the dealer coming but going to need a definitive solution to this.
Hi gpinnell,

Welcome to the forum! Scheduling an appointment with the dealer is the perfect first step. Please PM me your info as well (VIN, contact information, mileage, & servicing dealer name/state) and I'll help.

I look forward to hearing from you.

~Natasha
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