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2010 Ford Flex Repair Histories

124 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2010 Ford Flex. 80 of these members (64.5%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 243 repairs to 2010 Ford Flexes--an average of 2 per vehicle--have been reported.

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Percentage of 2010 Ford Flex repairs by problem area

Chart based on 243 repairs.

2010 Ford Flex repair cost distribution

Chart based on 37 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
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2010 Ford Flex 4dr SUV

turbocharged 355hp 3.5L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic AWD

Ford Flex in Minnesota, United States
Nov 2009 - Jun 2011
5300 mi US $23 Evidently a defective bolt holding the hose on to the turbo intercooler broke. This resulted in the other bolt holding the hose to also break and a loss of power. Intercooler was also replaced due to possible damage. 
Ford Flex in Arizona, United States
Dec 2009 - Jun 2011
13000 mi   Squeak in front corner on driver's side dash. 

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2010 Ford Flex 4dr SUV

262-horsepower 3.5L V6 6-speed automatic FWD

Ford Flex in Michigan, United States
Nov 2009 - Oct 2013
6000 mi   Sirrus radio plays at low volume while AUX line is being played. replaced radio seems to have resolved problem 
53300 US $330 replaced brakes pads and rotated rotors 
Ford Flex in Ohio, United States
Jul 2009 - Mar 2015
8000 mi   Very pronounced squeak in front suspension 
8000   Front pads replaced ,rotors turned Second row seat back release mechanism would not release seat back to allow access to third row seats.Dealer replaced entire mechanism. 
9000   Front pads, rotors, brackets and springs were replaced 
13000   Seat release on second row does not release to fold seat to gain access to third row. 
Ford Flex in Illinois, United States
Sep 2009 - Jun 2011
2000 mi   Took in for recall of trans lines, replaced. One of the new trans lines broke at a seam leaving Flex not moving and spilling trans fluid. 
3000   Moonroof was squeaking. Added insulation to quiet. 
7000   Brakes grinding noise 
Ford Flex in Florida, United States
Mar 2010 - Jun 2011
1700 mi   headliner rattled when sunroof opened.  no work performed...brought in to look at dust pits in paint in 3 very small spots. I was advised best to not repaint. passenger seat leather not tucked under in front. Magazine pouch in back needed adjusting. 
2200   discovered 3 more dust paint 'bubbles' on right side of vehicle exterior window moulding not even; pulling away from one window; other window it has buckled. paint peeling where front right fender meets bumper steering wheel making a hissing sound when turned to either left or right; any degree of turn. 
Ford Flex in Hawaii, United States
Sep 2009 - Mar 2015
1000 mi   Drivers side rear door quarter window and weather strip was replaced...the weather strip was deformed. Drivers side 2nd row seat won't recline or tumble forward to access the 3rd row seating. This trip was to install parts that were ordered. 
9000   Front brake grinding noise. Parts ordered. 
10000   Brake problem repaired with parts Rear seat release cable replaced center console latch broke...part replaced 
29000 US $100 Replace recirc door actuator 
Ford Flex in California, United States
Sep 2009 - Jun 2011
8000 mi   Squeak in Dash, drivers area, temp related Rear door lock rod came off and was rattling in door, lock inop 
13000   Wrench lite came on, ran VCR which stated take to dealer ASAP reduced power etc. Lite not on at dealer they said no event stored in computor. (BS) car got sunshine treatment. 
15000   Replaced electronic throttle body power assist feature on rear hatch operated intermittently Installed SPO , linear strut motor on rear hatch, repair appears to be successful 
20000   Roar noise when braking from freeway speeds repaired by TSB 

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2010 Ford Flex 4dr SUV

262-horsepower 3.5L V6 6-speed automatic AWD

Ford Flex in Massachusetts, United States
Jun 2010 - Jun 2011
5000 mi   Driver's side headlight shuts off. Had to order a ballast. 
Ford Flex in Illinois, United States
Jan 2010 - Jan 2014
8000 mi   Surface issue with rotors, pads replaced and some type of shim installed from repair kit 
11000   TSB rotors, caliper mounts and pads replaced 
27000   Trans sluggish/shifting problems, reflashed memory 
46000 US $100 heat/cold actuator 

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