Obviously ford Is Aware Of This Problem And Could Care Less Until Someone Gets Killed. The failure and the current mileages were approximately 95,000. While Driving All Lights On Dash Go Out, Speedometer And Tachometer Go To Zero. Vehicle was using Cruise Control. It took the mechanic over 2 hours to get to the bottom of the problem. We get so many fake spam warranty-expiring phone calls that I got confused and dropped the ball.
Then When The Car Is In Park, The Car Begins To Rev Or Idle High As If The Accelerator Has Been Pressed. Sept 05, 2011 The Instrument Cluster Checks Normal On Most Start-ups, But Unpredictably All Systems Light Up Showing Failure Of Abs, Air Bags, Traction Control, electrical Systems, See A Mechanic, Cruise Control And Speedometer Quits Working. Seems to be getting increasingly worse and now I don't feel it's safe to let anyone else drive it, like at valet parking. Was told throttle body was defective. Some Thing Should Done Before Someone Is Killed! Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Was told they also checked transmission fluid, and it was ok.
Apr 10, 2012 The Contact Owns A 2006 ford five Hundred. There Have Been Numerous Events When The Car Lunged Forward Or Cut Off While Driving And Even When I Put The Car In Reverse. Then there are the time on the road when I suddenly lose power. While Traveling We Notice The Smell Of Smoke, Thought It Was Coming From A Source Outside, No Smoke In Vehicle, Pulled Over To Investigate, Looked Under The Hood And There Was No Smell Of Smoke, Proceeded Traveling And The Smell Of Smoke Continue, Passenger Notice A Small Amount Of Smoke Coming From The Trunk While Looking At The Rear Window, Driver Pulled Over And Popped The Trunk, The Vehicle Became Engulfed Immediately…80-85% Of Car Was Destroyed. I Cannot Use The Air Conditioner, Radio Or Anything Else When This Happens. This did not fix the problem and they could not diagnose the problem.
The Vehicle Was Taken To The Dealer Where It Was Found That The Instrument Cluster Needed To Be Replaced. Aug 01, 2013 When I Am In Park Or Neutral My Motor Makes A Ticking Noise. My wife and son have used the car and both have almost had accidents from this happening in parking lots. We also had to do a tune up, also very costly as the engine was full of carbon! After getting it to free-up, it just slides in and out. This has been happening for over a year.
The Lamp Itself Is Still O. It is obvious that Ford has a problem with the throttle body and is not willing to resolve the issue and back their products. The accuracy, completeness or adequacy of information and services offered by WeMakeItSafer, Inc. June 28, 2006 My ford five Hundred Throttle Just Shuts Down,with No Warning At All. Now, By Researching On The Internet, I Find This Is Fairly Common. The contact stated that while driving approximately 60 mph, the vehicle stalled without warning. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.
Some files are only available on microfiche; which means you will receive paper-based copies of microfiche sheets. June 07, 2012 The Contact Owns A 2006 ford five Hundred. I Am Afraid To Drive It Because It May Shut Down In Traffic And Some Get Seriously Hurt. Consequence: Failure of this connection could lead to fuel spillage and, in the presence of an ignition source, a fire could occur. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.
Traveling Out Of Town On A Special 40th Anniversary Celebration In A 2006 ford 500 Has Apprx. The Left And Right Wheels Needed New Brakes And Rotors. July 12, 2006 The Contact Owns A 2006 ford five Hundred. I do not consider myself an elder but I do know many elderly people drive these cars and how it could potentially frighten an elderly driver. This issue started to show up around 52, 000 miles and I have contacted a local dealership and asked if Ford intend on fixing. I am currently grounded until it can be fixed. The Vehicle Was Not Repaired.
From Sept 2006 Until Present. I have had problems with this car from the very beginning. . Car lost power, continued to run, however could not rev rpms. This problem gas occurred on many occasions with near misses on parking and pedestrians and my research has found it to be an issue with the throttle body control. Chrome Data makes no guarantee or warranty, either expressed or implied, including without limitation any warranty of merchantability or fitness for particular purpose, with respect to the data presented here. The Contact Stated That The Instrument Panel Lights Would Sporadically Illuminate And Other Times Would Completely Fail.
When put in reverse it accelerates with foot still on brake, could cause an accident. The Cost Of The Replacement Socket From ford Is Simply Outrageous! The Failure Mileage Was Unknown. On many occasions, proceeding to back out of parking spots the car accelerates and lunges on its own. The transmission is slipping and having hiccups as go below 40. Gathered here are the latest three from this long-overdue Midwestern-design… The Blue Oval needs hits. Once Again The Engine Is Racing To 2000 Rpm While Idling At A Stop.
Felt like it needed tune up. The Smell May Have Been Coming From The Air Conditioner. This Solved The Problem For Several Months. The Dealership And Manufacturer Have Been Notified. Except For The Burned Pin. Dealer States It Is The Computer Causing This Unsure Who Is Right. If you'd be so kind as to whitelist our site, we promise to keep bringing you great content.