Car Will Not Start Problems of Ford Freestyle
Ford Freestyle owners have reported 2 problems associated with car will not start (under the electrical system category).
#1 - Car Will Not Start problem of the 2006 Ford Freestyle
The car involved was a 2006 Ford Freestyle. Trying to park my car in a crowded parking lot, the car suddenly surged forward and then stalled. I tried to restart the car and it would not start. I waited a minute, turned off the radio, a/c, etc and then was able to restart. I have had a similar problem on two other occasions since. This car will not start issue occurred Friday, July 22, 2011.
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#2 - Car Will Not Start problem of the 2005 Ford Freestyle
The VIN of this vehicle was 1FMZK02105_. My 2005 Ford Freestyle was purchased used, under factory warranty in may of 2006. Since that time it has been in the shop eight times for the same problem. It started right after the purchase of the vehicle. After the car had been parked and the engine turned off, when trying to restart the vehicle it would click when the key was turned but not start. It would take two or three tries to get the car to start. The dealer was unable to determine the problem. Then after the car would not start on the first try, when it did start the oil light was on, the parking brake light was on, the back-up lights were on when the car was in drive, the left blinker light was on and could not be turned off, the air conditioner would not work and once the car was turned off the battery would drain and the car would not start. The dealership witnessed the problem on multiple occasions, had someone from corporate come down to work on the car and it seemed fine for about two months. Then on christmas morning we started the car and the same thing happened. It was towed to the dealership and they replaced the battery but were unable to duplicate the problem. They are now flying in a "technical engineer" to work on the car. This issue happened on December 25, 2006.
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Other Electrical System related problems of Ford Freestyle:
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Electrical System problems||100|
|Instrument Panel problems||22|
|Dashboard Failed problems||8|
|Instrument Panel Failure problems||4|
|Back Up Alarm problems||2|
|Car Will Not Start problems||2|
|Car Will Not Accelerate problems||1|
|Mass Air Flow Sensor problems||1|
|Underhood Wiring problems||1|
|Ignition Coils Failure problems||1|