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Old 08-02-2012, 01:43 PM   #1383
dan50
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Originally Posted by pjart View Post
Mine really hit the bricks this am. Cruise control at 70 mph and the rpms go up to 4500 but NOT the speed. I don't know how it got up some of the hills, it wouldn't pull a greasy wad out of a cat's butt. Man am I frustrated. First new car ever and I don't need this crap with work problems and health problems.
If the rpm increase was on a downhill, it could be normal as the Focus will downshift to keep speed from varying from that set on cruise control. Yours may be for an entirely different reason, but just wanted to point out this possibility.
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