FUCKED/ ON / RECENT / DEAL F.O.R.D. I contacted Ford and they acted like it was the first time they ever heard anything about this. I am a widowed woman and I need my truck!! Almost crashed because of it. Actions does not process claims and we cannot advise you on the You must contact the ETB replacement parts are often on back-order. While certain of its Ford and Lincoln vehicles allegedly enter “limp-home” mode and power down unexpectedly while traveling at high speeds, Ford attorneys, on the other hand, are anything but wimpy when it comes to defending the automaker in the defective electronic throttle body class-action lawsuit. What a joke. Dealership is working every angle possible to help me, but they are at the mercy of Ford. Less than a year later, my car would routinely stall and display an orange wrench icon on the dashboard. Lol. He tried to start it 3 times and was finally able to move it. The Ford throttle body lawsuit claims that “Ford concealed knowledge of the alleged defect and has done nothing to correct the throttle body problems" and seeks to compel Ford to "recall, repair, or replace the vehicles and extend the warranties". The one regarding the throttle body says it causes ENGINE IDLE SPEED fluctuation.
And immediately went down to 10-15 without warning in busy St. Louis traffic. How can I get on the class action. the content you have visited before, Advertising: Gather personally identifiable information such as name and location, Advertising: Use information for tailored advertising with third parties, Advertising: Allow you to connect to social sites, Advertising: Identify device you are using. Happened to my sons Ford Focus hatchback 2015 Anybody else with a hatchback? They claimed to have test driven the vehicle for 50+ miles to recreate the conditions I described. By filing the Ford class action lawsuit, Franco seeks to represent a Class of consumers who purchased or leased a Ford, Lincoln or Mercury vehicle that was equipped with a defective electronic throttle body system. For information on deleting the cookies, please consult your browser’s help function. It almost got me killed on a major expressway in 5 pm traffic. They checked the powertrain control and transmission which was still under warranty. So the problem still exists. Its definitely a safety hazard when it losses all power out of nowhere in the middle of traffic. Plaintiffs say scores of Ford owners have lodged complaints about the Ford throttle body defect in online forums and with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. We tell you about cash you can claim every week! I now have a car sitting in front of my house that i refuse to drive and a car payment. Your email address will not be published. I had a 1990 Ford Fairmont back in the day that also had the same problem. Defective electronic throttle bodies (ETB) are causing Ford vehicles to suddenly decelerate and enter “limp home” mode, which is like trying to drive a snail through a molasses puddle. Mine has become lazy and does not care about customers anymore. that reports on class action lawsuits, class action settlements, is_redirect && ! It is going back into the shop tomorrow but I am terrified to drive anymore. They had the same problem on the Escapes and they extended the warranty on those vehicles. Took back and they replaced it.
I immediately took it to a service station close by and the employee said he knew what was wrong. You push the gas and nothing happens for a few seconds. I have a 2007 Mercury Milan that had the deceleration when pressing on the gas pedal as well, even after warming up, I have remote start so I never just pull off. Plaintiffs Fernando Aviles, Barry Kiery, Michael Kelder and James Cowen claim there’s a defect in the electronic throttle body used in several models and model years of Ford cars. I did the coolant flush, trust me since I had to replace the radiator twice because of it leaking..another problem I had w the truck. So think about that for a moment Sam Knotts ! And Ford Transit Connect 2016 just happened to me a week ago.. in Missouri. It has happened to me THREE TIMES now!
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