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Old 10-05-2012, 01:56 PM   #40
revhigh
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Originally Posted by PratoN View Post
I don't know why we're arguing about the price of this car for 2 pages. Yes, his $25k+ car has $18k resale value. That doesn't change the price he paid. The fact is he bought a new car that shifts into neutral while in-motion. If this were to happen while trying to pass someone or making a left-hand turn, someone could get hurt. It doesn't matter if it's a Focus or a BMW or a Geo Metro.

It shouldn't happen.
Agree 100% that it shouldn't happen and should be resolved by Ford.

No matter the price .....

It seems that finally almost everyone here is in agreement that these transmissions have serious problems .... and it's not just an isolated few

Its a LOT of them ... and a lot of different problems. And it's been shown that previously 'good' ones can quickly go bad.

Ford really needs to get on top of this ... pronto.

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