This may include the speedometer and odometer, tachometer, fuel level, temperature, oil pressure, gauges and more. The Speedometer Would Read Over 120 Mph. Sometimes It Is 15-20 Mph Below Actual Speed And Occasionally Drops To Zero Or Below. If I run out of gas or am driving too fast due to faulty readings bad things can happen. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.
Both the dealer and manufacturer advised the contact to replace the instrument cluster and advised her that there were no recalls associated with the failure. Sept 13, 2011 Gauge Cluster Bad. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. The manufacturer was made aware of the failure. The Google Search I Did Pulled Up Entire Forums Dedicated To This Problem. There is obviously an issue with the speed sensors, or the speedometer needle itself.
Huge issue when living in Michigan in the winter time and being a woman, whom do not want to be stranded. I Will Unfortunately Have To Replace This Part. The vehicle was repaired but the failure recurred. Up To This Point I Have Not Replaced Any Parts As It Is Unknown What Part Is Not Causing The Issue. My Car Is A 2005, With 55,000 Miles On It.
Even When The Car Is Off. The contact stated that the speedometer and fuel gauge malfunctioned. What Is ford Doing To Back This Up? The failure mileage was 71,100. I then noticed my fuel gauge and speedometer were not working at all. I was only traveling approximately 65 mph.
The Vin Was Not Available. I figured it would be easy enough to fix so wasn't really concerned. Feb 04, 2013 Recently Purchased 2005 ford mustang And Was Told Upon Sale That There Was A Problem With The Fuel Gauge. While Driving At 60 Mph, The Instrumental Panel Gauges Failed And Became Inoperable. This Issue Is Posted On Every Major mustang Forum Or Support Site.
Sometimes, It Would Work After An Hour Of Driving. Surely One Of You Will Do The Right Thing. I Bought This Car For My Daughter. Not knowing the speed in which you are traveling is a very unsafe driving condition. This should be a recall by Ford for repair. Winter Of 2010, Speedometer Failed Again.
Next The Fuel Gauge Failed, It Would Work Erratically And Show Fuel For Days Or Completely Go In 360 Rotations Until It Finally Stopped Working All Together. There are multiple companies advertising to fix the problem. Please look into this matter promptly and issue a recall. The speedometer may read higher or lower than the actual speed you're going. Seems to be isolated on the 2005 only. A Simple Search Online Also Returns Numerous Postings About This Problem.
Running out of gas late at night because her fuel gauge is broken is a safety issue. Please Please Please Help Us 2005 ford mustang Owners And Issue A Recall On This Problem. In September 2009, while on the highway for about 45 minutes heading out for the weekend, the temperature gauge indicates the car is hot. They said it was uncommon and I was out of warranty and would have to pay for this. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. The repairs consisted of replacing the Smart fuse box, seals, and micro circuits.
I have read online at that several other people have been having the same issue since 2009. But after reading so many comments by so many people it seems as if this issue should be resolved by Ford. My car does not come with Tacometer so make even harder to track gas. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. I checked online and noticed there were many other owners with the same defect.
I Have Had It For 5 Years Now And Still Love It. Shows 120 miles per hour or even beyond while only going about 30; can zero out if in park and shut off and restart engine, slowly resets 5 mph each time off and on again - taking a lot of turning off and on to zero back out. The Speed Will Display Both, Higher Than Actual Speed And Lower Than Actual Speed Without Ryhme Or Reason. While Driving Approximately 60 Mph The Temperature Gauge For The Oil Read 195 Degrees Even Though The Vehicle Was Running Hot And Began To Smoke. Sure can she write down mileage every time she gets gas, yes.