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Old 11-09-2013, 10:35 PM   #1
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Hill start assist not available !

Hi ,

I have a Ford Focus 2012 Se hatchback.

Every time I start the car I get the message

Hill start assist not available


How can i turn this off or fix the problem?

Thanks

Daniel


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take it to dealer, system is malfunctioning
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take it to dealer, system is malfunctioning
And when you get it back...

Multiple systems will be malfunctioning...

ABS sensor?
http://www.focusfanatics.com/forum/s....php?p=4911013
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Hi ,

I have a Ford Focus 2012 Se hatchback.

Every time I start the car I get the message

Hill start assist not available


How can i turn this off or fix the problem?

Thanks

Daniel
Another member posted this in other thread:
@umbrage said
"Received a call from the dealer: The issue is a "faulty ABS sensor".

It totally makes sense, given that if the computer can't read the movement of all four wheels, it shouldn't enable power steering, stability control, or give a speedometer reading. I'm sort of impressed that the solution is to just have the car drive like an old car, that doesn't have any fancy technology."
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