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Old 01-17-2013, 11:51 AM   #1
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Squeaks and Rattle - the Video

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5DmBg-gJzS0

Stumbled upon this and had to post. Let the comment wars begin. I personally, am not experiencing any problems, but that is just me.


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Old 01-17-2013, 12:03 PM   #2
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I have one or two rattles right out of the box that I can point out, but it's all stereo related and to be expected. Add a pretty powerful stereo to any car and door panel rattles like I have are just there. This is with the Sony 10 speaker system, and only seems to be the passenger rear door at certain frequencies.

I'll probably dynamat the doors and panels sometime in the future, but for now, I just turn up the radio or endure for the offending track. It seems to be a very limited frequency range issue.
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Old 01-17-2013, 01:01 PM   #3
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No squeeks, no rattles, no hissing, no wailing, no jiggling, no squishes nor squashes, no boinks, no bongs, no flapping here. I do love my black hatch, I do love it all!
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Old 01-17-2013, 01:08 PM   #4
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Theres no testing like the way customers do!
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Old 01-17-2013, 03:32 PM   #5
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Something was over looked because i got the rattle... Bashing done.
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Old 01-17-2013, 06:18 PM   #6
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It's a shame that incompetent dealership greasemonkeys and factory rats get to screw up the engineers' good work.
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It's a shame that incompetent dealership greasemonkeys and factory rats get to screw up the engineers' good work.
Ahh yes... that must be it...

The Robot's good work, perhaps... engineers didn't put those things together.
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Ahh yes... that must be it...

The Robot's good work, perhaps... engineers didn't put those things together.
I didn't say that the engineers put them together... only that their engineering work is ruined by dealer techs and factory rats.

I don't know how you can read what I wrote and think that I said that engineers assemble the cars.
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There are so many rattles in my 2012 Focus that I have to wonder if this video is nothing but PR BS.
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that means its a factory installment issue. GO UNIONS!
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