We have owned the vehicle for 9 months
and it has been in the shop 7 times.
Suspension problems (A mysterious
clunking noise in the front suspension
that the dealership cannot seem to hear
or find) have plagued us from the
beginning. In addition, a wheel
bearing and front strut has failed, we
have experienced a broken parking brake
handle, and now for the grand finale -
transmission problems at 14,000 miles.
This is by far the poorest new vehicle
that I have ever owned.
Fit and finish of the interior and
Redesign of the suspension and
powertrain systems. This apparently
has been a problem for many years with
this make, and Ford has apparently not