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New Ford Focus Engine Malfunction


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Posted 08 September 2008 - 04:05 PM

I wonder if anyone else with a new ford focus is getting this problem.

When I turn my car off for about 20 minutes without leaving the interior and then turn it back on, I almost always get an engine malfunction error message and the car doesn't start. If I try to turn the car on right away it always starts right back up.

I took it to ford and this error isn't leaving a message in the system. Further, no technician I have spoken with has ever heard anything even similar happening.

Has anyone else experiencied something similar?

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#2 mintalkin

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Posted 08 September 2008 - 04:47 PM

do you have to lock and unlock the car before it will start,if so it could be the immobaliser activating after a time of inactivity. the lagunas do the same caught me out once


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