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Old 02-18-2013, 05:04 PM   #2038
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Originally Posted by lifespeed View Post
Check for evidence of a seal leak by the clutches wetting them and causing the shuddering? Gotta jack and crawl to remove the bottom cover :(
Good luck. Mine has had the grinding issues but doesn't have a visible leak. Ergo, it's normal.

Why doesn't Ford just release a TSB - maybe with a link to an audio clip somehow? It can say, "If the car makes this specific weird noise, fix it."
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