2004 Ford Freestar Consumer Review: 2nd van in 5 months

2004 Ford Freestar - Consumer Review

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2nd van in 5 months
By Bob Folger on


2004 Ford Freestar SEL 4dr Minivan (4.2L 6cyl 4A)


I have three young kids and rely
heavily on the automatic doors and the
seating for my kids to be able to get
in and out of. The first two months
of ownership we had repeated automatic
door issues! It would open on its
own, or not close when the button was
pushed etc... The electronics on this
vehicle I beleive are poor! The
couple of months our van was in the
shop more than at our house. Finally
Ford broke down and gave us another
van! I am writing this review because
the problem just started again on the
other psgr. door. We are on our way
in to get a loaner. I am very
surprised to see the high reviews of
others but encouraged that maybe the
two lemons that I got are just a

Best Features

Ford service has been impeccable. I gave them kudos for that. Acceleration is good. the rear bumper sensors to me are important. I like the space in the rear of the vehicle, it is sufficient for strollers, groceries and toys.

Worst Features

electronics, electronics, electronics
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