The Monterey was offered solely with the 4. I never have to think about turning them on or off. The drivers' seat on the Limited model has a kangaroo pouch at the front of the cushion. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Plainly styled Ford has also now paid more attention to the interior appointments. I think it is water related.
Let It Be Clear From The Start That I Am In Fact A ford Guy! Both engines mate with a four-speed-automatic transmission. No changes were made until March 2003. Without Warning, At 65mph On A Busy Road, I Abruptly Lost Power And Could Not Maintain Speed Or Accelerate. I Started It Again And It Happened Again Three More Times. Subsequently, A Jump-start Is Required To Start The Vehicle.
However, the Freestar is really a Windstar, albeit a much improved one. In Addition, The Vehicle Would Also Start Independently Without The Key Being In The Ignition. On the dash is a covered storage compartment for small items like cell phones. The Freestar's innovative fold-down third row was unfortunately adapted by competitors very quickly and took away any early market edge that the Freestar might have established. The Vehicle Then Stalled While In Park. Over the years, several changes were made.
This Is Without The Keys In The Ignition. I Emailed ford And Was Told There Was No Recall And I Would Need To Fix This Issue Myself. There are better handling minivans, but the Freestar is safe and secure, which is what really matters to most minivan buyers. Today, After Raining All Night, I Was Driving My 3 Kids To School Apx 0800hrs, As I Was Turning Onto Rochelle Ave From Chestnut St In Rochelle Park, Nj The Vehicle Stalled In The Middle Of The Intersection With Loss Of All Power Including The Brakes Which Caused Me To Roll Into On Coming Traffic. The Contact Had To Make Several Attempts Before The Vehicle Would Operate.
The bodyside moldings were also revised and the rear power vent window switches were moved to the drivers door. And if you're going to refill your radiator, always use the appropriate antifreeze suitable for your vehicle. Jan 10, 2007 For The First 16 Months Of Ownership My ford 2004 freestar Sel Was In The Shop 15 Times For electrical Failures. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. If those two signs are both present in your transmission fluid, then you should be replacing it already.
While there is just one model of Ford Freestar, there are five trim levels. In response, Ford extended the warranty on the headgasket to 100,000 miles on most Windstars with this engine. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. The Engine Restarted And Resumed Normal Operation. My sister and I waited until it was dark, quietly drove down the street, picked up that door as fast as we could and shoved it in the back of my van.
Mar 14, 2013 The Latch On The Rear Of The Van Has Rusted Closed On Three Separate Occassions. We Previously Had Problems With Something In The Ignition Or Something Where The Car Would Just Sputter And Die While Driving. The third-row seat can fold flat into the floor and disappear without removing the head restraints; it can also be positioned to face rearward for use at picnics. Jan 18, 2008 The Contact Owns A 2004 ford freestar. Garage Told Me I Needed A New Transmission. Recall Date 2013-03-07 Description Ford is recalling certain model year 2004-2007 Freestar and Mercury Monterey vehicles manufactured from March 24, 2003, through November 7, 2006, equipped with a third row seat and originally sold in, or currently registered in, Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia, Wisconsin and the District of Columbia. If a rollover is detected, the air bags deploy from the headliner and stay inflated for up to six seconds and can protect the heads of occupants in all three rows.
July 2, 2011 Tranny Failed Again. At The Same Time Check Engine Light Came On. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. The Failure And Current Mileages Were 58,000. Been A Week And Still Waiting For Answers. I Believe The Problem Started With The Pcm Board Getting Wet. Last Thursday April 4 The Vehicle Suddenly Lost Power While Going Through An Intersection.
Dual-zone automatic temperature control and a four-speaker sound system are standard. This recall followed an investigation by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration which had begun in May 2010. I also have a key pad, so I never have to worry about locking myself out of the van. Guided me through the payment process, including how to get insured. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.
I Was Able To Coast Into A Side Street Without Power. The Contact Took The Vehicle To The Dealer And The Dealer Added Freon, But It Did Not Correct The Problem. Dealer Returned Our Vehicle On July 10th, Everything Appeared Okay. Now, About A Year Later, The Van Would Not Go Into Gear. Along with the Mercury Monterey, the Ford Freestar is a seven-seat minivan.