Despite the handicap from mother this is an outstanding vehicle. Please verify year and fit options below: Stock : B156360031K Vehicle: 2007 Ford Five Hundred Part: Transmission Assembly Fits: Automatic Transmission; 3. Gauges are small but easy to read, but the automatic temperature control doesn't always follow the driver's wishes for appropriate heat. Complaint Number: 10378354 Incident Date: January 3, 2011 Date Added to File: January 23, 2011 Description of the Complaint: Car lurches at inappropriate times. Very pissed off Ford owner! And then my dad gave me his 2007 Ford Five Hundred. I believe the problem is related to the computer getting a wrong signal from one of the throttle sensors and causing the engine to surge.
DealRatingFilter selectedRatingList, null ; ratingFilter. I was informed that the regular sales person was off. For the 2008 model year, for a mid-cycle revision, the Five Hundred was re-christened as the Ford Taurus; the Freestyle became the Taurus X, with the Mercury Montego renamed the Mercury Sable. It doesn't have the plush ride of a Town Car, and I'm glad of that. Clean and reinstall pan along with new filter, refill with new fluid. Passing and merging response is quick and effortless.
We do not require a core charge or a return of the old part or engine. The trunk is huge and the car gets 28mpg on road trips. Browse our online catalog and. Ford sent a representative to green ford in greensboro, nc and diagnosed the problem as the electronic throttle body. Shop the extensive inventory of and! Occurs in drive and in reverse. I asked if they communicated with each other to which I received an intelligeible response.
Herman, with the online sales department, is very smart and showed genuine concern for helping us be able to buy the vehicle we want at great loan terms. Complaint Number: 10373506 Incident Date: January 15, 2010 Date Added to File: December 30, 2010 Description of the Complaint: Car: 2007 ford 500 limited. Cannot pass people on normal roads or barely make it up hills, acceleration is very slow. Since 40k miles, she's had continous problems with the vehicle surging at inappropriate times. The New York Times, Phil Patton, April 11, 2004. Automotive News, Richard Truett, October 2, 2004. This action has continued for the following months.
As a result and after the vehicle almost surged into our daughter, I took my wife's car to the ford dealership today. This transmission unit has been inspected, tested and ready to ship. . It looks a little too Teutonic, Mays admits. Started shopping for a 12K-15K used Kia or Hyundai, something with decent gas mileage, around 25-30 mpg. I highly recommend Power Kia of Salem. The passenger side half shaft was replaced under warranty.
Before you buy, be sure to check the Fair Purchase Price for the most current selling prices in your area. Shifting improved, but not fully corrected. The Ford Five Hundred is the best of the bunch, with more space and comfort and a better price, too. The failure mileage was unknown, but the current mileage was 60,000. The vehicle was towed to an authorized dealer who was able to get the gears to change but could determine the cause of failure.
I say fortunately because the car loses all power until the wrench icon goes out! I bought it used for a lot less money considering what you get. So many automakers have opted for sensuous shapes even on their most practical vehicles that it's refreshing to see a sedan that flaunts clean lines and looks like what it's intended to be. Although retaining the D3 chassis, the exterior was completely changed, to add more aggressive styling. Replacement Policy: Received a defective part? SinceLastVisitFilter false, 1557285993629 ; listingsSearchManager. Slotted in between the and in its exterior footprint, the Ford Freestyle was fitted solely with a 3. Easy to drive, this sedan maneuvers quite handily - more like a smaller car. Best car I have ever owned and the newest too.
When this first started happening, I almost ran over someone. The video above shows where the transmission fluid dipstick is located in your Five Hundred and how to check the transmission fluid level. Also, I drive probably 80 highway, 20 city, and I get 25-27 mpg. Deriving its nameplate from the Custom 500, and of the 1950s to 1970s, the Five Hundred was the larger of two model lines intended as the replacement of the Ford Taurus model range the being the smaller vehicle. The car is large, but drives like a European car, like Volvo. Authorized dealership, said nothing was wrong with the vehicle after they scanned it. I always feel in control as the car seems glued to the road and moves through corners with very little body roll.
If the transmission fluid level on your Five Hundred is low, you need to add fluid through the dipstick tube. Power flows continuously throughout acceleration and there are no discrete gears. It typically takes us approximately 3-5 business days to process your return and provide a credit back to your account. Inquire directly with our sales agent at 1-800-378-7566 for options and availability. Before you know it, you're comfortably seated behind the wheel and ready for an easy drive. They took it apart and put it back together and said all is well.
Ingress and egress are effortless due to the higher seat positions. EngineFilter selectedEngineList, null ; engineFilter. Didn't they learn from toyota's brake issues? Very comfortable, very roomy, excellent layout. A relatively smooth 6 speed automatic provides decent response when called upon. The Auto Channel, February 7, 2004. Before adding transmission fluid, make sure that your engine was running when you checked the fluid level.