AlanB
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Joined: Tue Jan 18, 2022 7:56 pm

Re: My 23 KW battery is being replaced

Tue Jan 18, 2022 8:06 pm

Got the wrench warning on Saturday. Drove it on Sunday and got it again. Looked up the issue and contacted the dealer on Monday. Took the car in on Monday afternoon. Dealer said they could not start it again and had to push the car around. I got lucky. They indicated the HV battery must be replaced and it's not under warranty. I thought it was a 10-year warranty on the battery but I guess it is 8 years. $13.5k plus $1600 labor. 2013 with 42,800 miles on it. The car is in mint condition but I am letting it go. It's been fun. I donated to charity and it will be sold as-is.

Anti_Climax
Posts: 324
Joined: Fri May 20, 2016 12:22 pm
Location: The Valley of the Sun

Re: My 23 KW battery is being replaced

Tue Jan 18, 2022 8:09 pm

Sorry to hear that.
2012 Candy Blue FFE
33.5kWh battery pack
CHAdeMO DC Fast Charging

triangles
Posts: 1198
Joined: Tue Aug 16, 2011 11:40 am
Location: Toledo, Ohio
Contact: Website

Re: My 23 KW battery is being replaced

Wed Jan 19, 2022 8:56 am

Yep disposable car after the 8 year warranty :(

If mine is going to fail it better fail within the next 10 months before the warranty expires on my '14.
2014 Blue Candy FFE
http://www.fuelly.com/car/ford/focus/2014/triangles/303811 (since this forum doesn't allow BBcode in sigs)


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