Seafarer77

Seafarer77

Recommended Posts

i have a Zetec  Ecosport Automatic (power shift)  At slower speeds, such as proceeding from traffic lights, there is a definite "juddering" in the gear box especially when doing the child school drop off around the town.

is a clutch / drive belt slipping ?? Ford garage can find no fault through computer link - not surprising ( no load and no slope )

any comment would be welcome

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
 

don't think they have drive belts.  it has clutches and gearbox with cogs in, like a manual gearbox with the car changing gear for you .  Not like the older (more reliable?) torque converter and automatic gearbox with bands in. 

 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ford_PowerShift_transmission

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

most problems with this box has been oil seals leaking on to the clutch plates causing judder, clutch packs juddering without seals leaking, and transmission control module internal failure. oh and lots of tcm updates.

apart from that ,its a good box. lol

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.