Originally Posted by xf7975
My Focus just passed 20,000 miles. I've also experienced the rattling/chattering sound at 40mph and stuttering issues in my Focus. On Sunday, as I was doing an oil change, I saw some oil seeping out of the area between the engine and transmission. I took it into the dealer this morning and at the end of the day, they confirmed the oil out of the leak is transmission fluid. They said they'll have their transmission expert look at it tomorrow. They currently have me on a loaner Focus. Hopefully this issue gets resolved.
Thanks for sharing your experience. It sounds like your dealership is taking good care of you and working on resolving your concern. If you need my assistance at any point, feel free to reach out to me via PM and I'll see how I can help.