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Old 11-05-2013, 07:57 AM   #71
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Ford just post a recall for the Push Button/chime starting issues....fyi
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There have been a string of Fiesta DPS6 gearbox TSBs this month. Maybe they're finally pulling their heads out of their backsides and doing something about the grinding.

I've learned not to get my hopes up, though.
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Old 11-05-2013, 10:00 AM   #73
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The ships taking on water........
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Tried the 5 min Throttle response fix, did nothing, my focus SE had the exact same shifting issue you described. Took it to the dealer, they tried the re flash- did not work. Now clutch packs are on order awaiting install date. Will post results of this service once it occurs.
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FWIW, I just dropped off my 2012 Ti at another dealership. They actually acknowledged the issue and advised that they've swapped clutches on other Focuses before.

Today, the software part is being done. Fingers crossed.
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Old 11-05-2013, 02:44 PM   #76
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Well, this looks promising?
So does this. :D

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Old 11-05-2013, 02:48 PM   #77
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It does look very promising. Maybe I'll buy one when I sell my Focus in 2022.

EDIT: If I could actually get over 350k miles out of this car, that'd be fantastic.
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And this.....
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C'mon, you know I'm smarter than to buy another 1st year redesigned model.
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That is on my "maybe" list too. The only thing I don't like is the reviews I saw said road noise is louder than the Focus. I was looking for quieter. I'll have to see what options and pricing the GTI MKVII gets here in the USA.
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