Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum - View Single Post - Surging power delivery
View Single Post
Old 02-14-2013, 03:22 PM   #3
Juicedz
Focus Addict
 
Juicedz's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Fan#: 108814
Location: Fort Myers, FL
What I Drive: 2013 Ford Focus Hatchback SE, 5sp

Posts: 1,282
Points 2,288, Level 28
Points: 2,288, Level: 28 Points: 2,288, Level: 28 Points: 2,288, Level: 28
Level Up 92% Completed
Level up: 92% Level up: 92% Level up: 92%
Forum Activity 7%
Activity: 7% Activity: 7% Activity: 7%
FF Reputation: 3 Juicedz Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (1)
Quote:
Originally Posted by BetaDnB View Post
I've had this happen multiple times. No rhyme or reason. It happens more to me when I'm at a cruising speed, but have had it happen while accelerating. I don't know what they'd even look at without a check engine light coming on.
That's what I was afraid to hear. It happened again today. Both times have been after leaving work. The car had obviously sat for a long period of time but within the first 5 minutes, under a load, while accelerating, the car will buck a few times before smoothing out. Then, no further problems for the rest of the trip home. It's a very quick issue but still shouldn't happen on a brand new car. Maybe the PCM learning the Maf/fuel tables on the new engine? Doubtful but just trying to come up with ideas.
Juicedz is offline  
    Reply With Quote