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Gallagher99, Senior Vehicle Technician
Category: Ford
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Experience:  SVQ LEVEL 3, QAULIFIED FORD SENIOR TECHNICIAN , ATA REGISTERD ,12 YEARS EXPERIENCE
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FIESTA 1.6 AUTOMATIC 1.6 YEARS OLD 9500 MILES NOW . at about

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FIESTA 1.6 AUTOMATIC 1.6 YEARS OLD 9500 MILES NOW . at about 7000 miles started to judder at 10 mph when changing form first gear. In ford dealer twice on fault found but soft ware upgraded on last visit .
This problem is not apparent on first driving but only apparent after when engine /gearbox has been running for over 1/2 hour. It sometimes happen happened on changing from from second gear but has not done it since software upgrade
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Gallagher99 replied 1 year ago.
Hi there ,good afternoon to you
Ok is your issue a judder on light throttle when pulling away which is much worse when engine /vehicle warm
And also when pulling up hills
Is the judder minor or pretty violet like you are wheel spinning
Regards ***** *****
Brian
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
paid £22 and was cut off
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
yes on light throttle when pulling away and fairly violet
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
have tried very gently applying throttle not so violent but still present
Expert:  Gallagher99 replied 1 year ago.
Hi thanks Ok this is a fault I have dealt with several times on the 1.6 power shift DPS6 gearbox The issue lies with the clutch pack Some of These clutch packs were becoming contaminated with oil misting from the input shaft seals which can cause a judder on take off Before ford will authorise a new clutch there is tests that must be carried out using a live datalogger whilst producing the fault this will be carried out by your ford dealer The live data must be recorded and the file sent to ford for authorisation There is however a set /acceptable tolerance which must be by passed before ford will authorises new clutch pack There is a setting on datalogger called ISS-raw A this must have a difference of more than 550rpm when judder is apparent Your ford garage will know of this test and sometimes the vehicle needs to be road tested for a while to heat the clutches up to get the reading required If you need anymore help or advice on this issue please let me know If you are Completely satisfied with my answer /advice PLEASE RATE MY ANSWER Kind regards ***** ***** and have a nice day Brian
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