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Old 06-21-2013, 01:24 PM   #1928
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Originally Posted by Kimmers View Post
Thank you! I finally spoke with a trans tech at ford and he said the trans has 3 differnt issues and mine has all 3. They are taking out the trans and replacing them but was told that 2 of the parts will fail again.
I don't think the trans guy has the kind of inside information to make that judgement. If Ford HQ told him that even new transmissions were doomed to fail, then every Focus and Fiesta being sold now will fail prematurely and Ford will be bankrupted from class action lawsuits for knowingly selling millions of vehicles worldwide with a built-in self destruct (although most Chrysler products from the 1980's had that 'feature') . Even if this was the case and they knew it, they certainly wouldn't let that information leave the boardroom.
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