It Also Stopped When I Started To Drive From A Stop Light. After The Initial Incident It Has Continued To Escalate. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. The contact would shut the vehicle off and upon restart it would operate as normal, but the warning lights would continue to illuminate. This Happened Numerous Times In Efforts To Regain Control And Maintain Speed. After repairs, the contact stated that the vehicle would abnormally accelerate sporadically.
June 01, 2012 One Day In June I Was Pulling Up To A Store Parking Space Rolling Roughly 5mph. Please Someone Recall This Car , Before Someone Really Does Get Killed Or Hurt!!! I Then Turned It On And The Car Acted Normal. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. The part is on back order for months but I have been able to get used throttle bodies but they keep going out and none have been successful. The failure mileage was 65,000 and the current mileage was 66,000. In October 2008, My Dash Began Malfunctioning. Complaint Number: 10287089 Incident Date: October 11, 2009 Date Added to File: October 12, 2009 Description of the Complaint: I own a 2005 ford 500 se model car.
Complaint Number: 10326823 Incident Date: August 5, 2008 Date Added to File: April 21, 2010 Description of the Complaint: The contact owns a 2005 ford five hundred. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Ford has flashed the computer and found no problems. Later The Same Happened At Speeds Of 35-40 On Local Roads. Whenever I Drive My Car, The Reverse or White Light Turns On Despite The Fact That I Might Be Driving Forward At 55mph On A Highway. I Will Be Replacing This Part As Soon As I Can Find One.
Engine dies and power brakes and steering go out. We Lost All Acceleration Of The Car. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. While driving approximately 50 mph, the contact stated that the vehicle stalled. When driving above 50 mph, the vehicle shakes and experiences difficulty switching gears. The Car Is Essentially Un-drivable, Because We Cannot Count On It To Get To Us Work On Time Or Safely. Once I Was In My Lane Again A Few Minutes Later It Does It Again And This Time A Big Mac Truck Is Coming Up On Me.
Apr 09, 2013 My 2005 ford 500 While Driving 25 Mph, The Engine Stalled Without Warning. If You Pull Over And Shut The Car Off And Restart It Clears And Drives Normal. Complaint Number: 10344920 Incident Date: July 7, 2007 Date Added to File: July 23, 2010 Description of the Complaint: 2005 ford five hundred with 51000 miles had check engine light come on. Existing Research By Nhtsa Indicates Exterior Lighting Working On Previous Complaints. Our tested front-wheel drive Five Hundred had a six-speed automatic transmission and a 3.
Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Jan 11, 2011 I Have An Ongoing Issue With The Transmission De-engaging When The Temperature Of The Transmission Warms Up. The Dealer Tells Me The Computer Does Not Read Any Problems. We Had It Repaired And It Cost Us Over 400. I had the vehicle at a Ford dealer to have the throttle body issue fixed. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.
The engine surge can be felt even standing still at times. Once Foot Was Released From The Brake The Car Lunged Backward, The Tachometer Read About 3000 Rpm, With No Pressure On The Gas Pedal. Currently it's a lot like a minivan: roomy and both space and fuel efficient, but not compelling to look at. Complaint Number: 10280419 Incident Date: August 10, 2009 Date Added to File: August 14, 2009 Description of the Complaint: 05 ford five hundred fwd. Please Pay Attention To This! Don't have that kind of money lying around.
I Asked The Service Manager About This And He Said ford Had Wired The Lights Through The Solar Switch Via The Electronic Control Unit And Could Not Be Changed. Unsafe shifting causes car to lunge sideways and vibrate at higher speeds. I have an aftermarket warrnaty bought my 500 used so I'm only out of about 100 bucks. When going down hill it has a overdrive in the transmission. Complaint Number: 10299069 Incident Date: January 11, 2010 Date Added to File: January 11, 2010 Description of the Complaint: I own a ford 500, I am now on my third replacement of a throttle body. The Manufacturer Was Not Made Aware Of The Failure. Seems ford Just Wanted Me To Pay For The Repair, Again.