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2006 Ford Freestar

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2006 Ford Freestar Problems

Exhaust & Emissions -- Verified

On higher mileage vehicles, one or more EGR orifice in the intake manifold may plug with sludge. This can cause the engine to misfire when first accelerating because too much exhaust gas is directed into the cylinders where the orifice is not plugged. Cleaning the clogged passages should correct this concern.

Drive Train -- blue_pocket_bug and 1 other

Most of the PCM problems are from the Coil Pack getting wet causing the coil pack to crack in a few places,that lets your power sparks escape out the walls of the pack....it will cause Transmission to go ..I have been there already...Going get another coil pack now...to check this problem yourself..remove coil pack ..if it,s dark brown it,s bad...but if you can see inside the works inside it,s good...Good Luck ...I like the Van also...

Miscellaneous -- pieceofcrap

2006 Ford Freestar Recalls (Recent)

Body, Interior & Misc., March 7, 2013

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The third row seat can experience rust at the seat anchor mechanism mounted to each rear wheel well. As a result, the seat may not fully latch into its seating position. If the vehicle is hit from the rear, an unlatched seat may increase the risk of injury. Dealers will install new third row seat latch striker mounting brackets to correct this concern.

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Body, Interior & Misc., March 15, 2006

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The power liftgate motor disengages automatically after the liftgate is powered open, and the liftgate may fall unexpectedly if the liftgate strut fails. If the liftgate falls freely, anyone standing under it may be injured. Dealers will reprogram the power liftgate module to reduce the chances of the liftgate free falling. The recall began March 15, 2006. The Ford recall number is 06S42.

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2006 Ford Freestar Questions and Answers

Dave 22, 2006 Ford Freestar, Sandy, UT

How do I access wiper motor?

meee611, 2006 Ford Freestar, Chandler, AZ

SEL. My ATC comes on about 1/4 mile of driving every time. It has about 40K miles and was bought used about a year ago. Is has no other symptoms (other then cruise control will not work when ATC li...

meee611, 2006 Ford Freestar, Chandler, AZ

SEL.. Are the fog/driving lamps dummy lights? As I said in last question I bought it used. Had an '03 Windstar before that and it's lights worked when the headlights were on. I cannot tel...

sirtaz, 2006 Ford Freestar, Beverly Hills, CA

When I press my windshield washer button no fluid comes out, the wipers come on but no fluid. I don't here a noise or anything. Is this a fuse problem and if so where do I look for the fuse

c_parins, 2006 Ford Freestar, Grafton, WI

When I'm on the highway and I'm going over 55mph I'll get a high pitched squealing sound coming from my front right wheel. If I move the steering wheel to the left the sound will st...

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2006 Ford Freestar Reviews

La camioneta FreeStar del 2006, ella prendia,un dia se tuvo que auxiliarla por la bateria que estaba danada, y ahora no prende la camioneta, no hace nada de sonido al pasar el swich. Que podra ser????

No you do not need to lift the engine! You need to remove the plastic cowl below the windshield to get your hand behind the engine..

Yo tengo ford freestar 2006, version basica. actualmente con 65000km. considero esta camioneta una de las mejores, hasta el momento ninguna falla. solamente se han dado sus servicios. es muy confiable.

I need a minor tun-up. Is it true that I need the engine to be lifted to replace spark plugs and the connectors?

I bought this car brand new and so far i have only minimum problems with this vehicle currently I have 84000 miles on it and it is starting to show a little fatigued check engine light came on a feww days ago so i am doing research on the problem leaning toward something very simple.

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