2005 Ford Freestyle SEL
By Greg on
2005 Ford Freestyle SEL Fwd 4dr Wagon (3.0L 6cyl CVT)
Replaced brakes after 34,000 miles, and had the intermittent cluster display circuit board replaced at a whopping $980.00 I've always bought Ford vehicles in the past, but this is the last time I buy anything from Ford. I don't know how Ford managed to stay away from the bailout, because their vehicles are total garbage, except for their line of Trucks.
Driving at 2500 rpm - I've managed to get around 27-30 mpg.
I know this is a discontinued model, but any future designs that are concurrent with this model should be aware that the car makes a loud helicopter effect when driving with the windows down, and the radio is garbage