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hardly worth mentioning
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
85,000 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

This data is from the NHTSA — the US gov't agency tasked with vehicle safety. Complaints are spread across multiple & redundant categories, & are not organized by problem.

So how do you find out what problems are occurring? For this NHTSA complaint data, the only way is to read through the comments below. Any duplicates or errors? It's not us.

2007 Ford Freestyle transmission problems

transmission problem

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2007 Ford Freestyle Owner Comments

problem #1

Jun 052011


  • 85,000 miles


I have a 2007 Ford Freestyle which is having a problem with suddenly lurching forward when stopping. If I turn the car off and let it sit for a few minutes then the problem disappears. Something needs to be done about this issue because I know I'm not alone and it is a serious issue (I barely avoided running into someone at a drive through because of this). This problem has occurred when simply taking my foot off the breaks and not even pressing the gas pedal.

- Grand Rapids, MI, USA

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