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Old 04-15-2013, 04:44 AM   #41
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Thanks to everybody for all the help and support I do appreciate it a lot
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Old 04-24-2013, 04:18 PM   #42
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NEWS EVERYBODY!!!,ford called me and said they will replace my motor under warranty and all that good stuff but the dealer made sure to inform me that if they told ford what they had found they wouldn't have approved it and that these cars are not meant to be driven aggressively and blah blah blah,so the way I see it the dealership apparently thinks it's cars are total s#/! And can't be driven in a fun manner,just thought I'd point out fords faith in its own products,can't wait to get my car back though lol
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Old 04-24-2013, 04:19 PM   #43
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They also couldn't tell me what they found
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Old 04-24-2013, 04:23 PM   #44
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they just wanted a bs reason to not charge you the warranty labor rate.
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Old 04-24-2013, 04:30 PM   #45
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I know they are just giving me bs but hey new motor!!! Lol
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Like I said I feel it was basically a freak thing that happened to me,and I'm not hating on ford I like ford it's this dealership I always have issues with them even when I had my 02 svt focus they would jerk me around and take there sweet time with everything.
i know you werent hating on Ford, theres just a lot of it from other on this forum these day.

its great that you get a new motor!
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NEWS EVERYBODY!!!,ford called me and said they will replace my motor under warranty...l
Outstanding news, Zuesskroph! Let us know how the repair goes and when you bring your Focus home. :)

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The loaner thing is shenanigans. Not everyone that buys a new car or car with warranty that covers such a loaner is over 25. I would have complained until a loaner was supplied.

I'm not over 25 but have gotten loaners before though not under warranty repair
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Since no one asked, when was your last time you checked your oil? Did you happen to check it before they towed it?
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i know you werent hating on Ford, theres just a lot of it from other on this forum these day.

its great that you get a new motor!
Because they obviously have relevant information from personal experience that relates to the topic at hand. Good for you that every experience you've ever had at a Ford dealer has been peachy. Must be a Canadian thing
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