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Old 04-05-2013, 08:25 PM   #13
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I have 24,000 km on my 2012 Focus and it is still shifting roughly from standstill even on a rolling take off without my foot on the gas. Once it is moving past first or second gear it performs fine. Have I reached my breakin period yet or is it going to be like this till I or the car dies?
According to the 2 page memo they gave me (the link is listed in the first post in this thread) Ford state's the green clutch can last up to 100 miles, 1000 miles or more based on customers driving style. I have reached 1200 miles and mine still grinds, some have reported it improves past 20K. I do not know if I can wait that long?
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