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2000 ford windstar

Never was a big fan of the computer, but I feel differently after researching Ford windstar transmissions and seeing just how common this problem is across America. With the economy the way it is, people are trying to hold on to homes . Jobs etc. These vehicles are breaking down at 50k to 75k and costing us thousands. Transmissions should not need repair at these miles. You never hear of foreign cars with these problems. No wonder America is in the condition we are in. If we all could unite on this, Ford would have to acknowledge this as a recall. Maybe we all would consider a Ford product if they accepted some responsibility. In stead they fly to speak before congress and ask for more of our taxpayer dollars. We are screwed.
If we could get 1000 signitures maybe we could spread the word.
My 2000 has 74000 miles and I was just told it will cost $ 2000 for a rebuilt. After reading the hundreds of windstar owner complaints, I fear spending the money as it seems it breaks again and again.
This problem existed years ago with Dodge and I recall them honoring this after congress got involved. Any one feel like a tea party . I am fed up..

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I agree with you, I own a 2001 windstar (anything but a star) nothing but problems.

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