- Report: #91679
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Complaint Review: Ford Motor Co.
Ford Motor Co.P.O. Box 6248 Dearborn, Michigan U.S.A.
Ford Motor Co. ripoff -- defective intake manifold and electrical system failures Dearborn Michigan
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In Feb,'04 the engine died when put into drive. The service department fixed my problems at a cost of $736.73.
In March'04 the intake manifold cracked and the car overheated. This time I took the car to a private Auto Repair Shop and the cost was $927.82.
Since the replacement part (cost $583.33) was totally different from the original PLASTIC part, the mechanic suggested there might be a recall on the original part, so I called the dealership and was advised there was no recall and they didn't know why the part had been changed.
I have since discovered there WAS a recall, but ONLY for POLICE VEHICLES and TAXICABS.
I strongly feel that the Ford Company should cover the cost of the parts whose failure is due to their defective design.
This report was posted on Ripoff Report on 05/16/2004 02:26 PM and is a permanent record located here: http://www.ripoffreport.com/r/Ford-Motor-Co/Dearborn-Michigan-48126/Ford-Motor-Co-ripoff-defective-intake-manifold-and-electrical-system-failures-Dearborn-91679. The posting time indicated is Arizona local time. Arizona does not observe daylight savings so the post time may be Mountain or Pacific depending on the time of year.
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