Power or manual windows, locks and latches, tailgate, hatch or trunk, doors or. Skipping one of these items is a problem, but beyond. Ive noticed an odd aspect to our 2015 ford mustang gts manual transmission. Research, compare and save listings, or contact sellers directly from 7 2015 mustang models nationwide. The nhtsa opened their investigation after receiving 32 complaints about the 2011 and 2012 ford mustang having shifting issues in models equipped with the new 6speed manual.
Basically the shifter is rigidly mounted to the underside of the trans tunnel and there is moveable linkage connecting it to the trans, when the engine and trans torque or rotate under load, it causes a misalignment of the linkage from the shifter. Mar 25, 2015 both manual and automatic even a 20 v6 run identical. Clutch plates are particularly prone to wear and tear, especially if you love to start aggressively and shift often. The manual transmission in my 2011 ford mustang gt has been whining and grinding gears since the clutch was replaced due to a design flaw only to get the exact same clutch. In this video i give a couple of tips that i have learned while driving my 2015 mustang gt with a manual transmission.
If you picked up a 2015 20 mustang with an automatic transmission, chances are, you are going to want to add a few mods to get it performing at its best. Every used car for sale comes with a free carfax report. And it added a 10speed automatic transmission as an option. It rides smoothly on rough pavement, and its cabin has an upscale look and feel. May 21, 2017 mustang clutch problems part 2 duration. Ford motor company has issued a voluntary recall of the 2015 ford mustang ecoboost over a concern that in the right situations, extreme underbody temperatures could. Ford mustang under govt investigation for transmission problems. I have a 2015 mustang gt premium with a standard transmission and when ever i m at a stop and press on clutch to put into 1st. Ford mustang owners have reported 97 problems related to manual transmission under the power train category. Transmission fluid level check ford mustang 20152019. This is due to the debut of the 10r80 10speed automatic transmission, new to the mustang for the 2018 model year. The bulk of ford mustang gts are equipped with automatic gear boxes that require little to no maintenance. Nov 10, 2017 the fifthgeneration mustang received a welldeserved update for the 2011 model year. Many problems associated with the mustangs transmission.
Mustang automatic vs manual transmissions cj pony parts. Used ford mustang with manual transmission for sale cargurus. This transmission is the subject of a massive number of lawsuits alleging ford lied in order to sell cars ford knew had defective transmissions. Is the mt82 mustang transmission the same in the 2015 s550. When the 2015 shelby gt350 first appeared in the market, ford announced that it. May 27, 2015 ford motor company has issued a voluntary recall of the 2015 ford mustang ecoboost over a concern that in the right situations, extreme underbody temperatures could cause damage to the fuel tank. Fords fix is to try and balance drive shaft with hose clamps. Car complaints, car problems and defect information. Mustang manual transmission problems it still runs. But replacing the 5speed tremec tr3650 proved to be troublesome for both ford and mustang enthusiasts. The new 2015 ford mustang gt may not fully live up to the high expectations many had, given its similarities to the old boss 302, but it represents a marked improvement over the last. If you picked up a 201520 mustang with an automatic transmission, chances are, you are going to want to add a few mods to get it.
Our car isnt the only one out there with this problem. The most recently reported issues are listed below. Also please check out the statistics and reliability analysis of ford mustang based on all problems reported for the mustang. Ford motor company ford is recalling certain model year 20122015 ford focus, 202015 ford escape and ford cmax, 2015 lincoln mkc and ford mustang, and 20142016 ford. Mine developed problems with 4th gear while at a dealership for warranty repair. We have diagnostic walk throughs and repair how tos that will keep your ford mustang gts gearbox humming smoothly. Recalls, problems and faults for the ford s550 mustang 2015on.
Manual transmission problems can develop due to high mileage, abuse, or lack of proper maintenance. The engine in your 2015 ford mustang should be running when you perform a transmission fluid level check, otherwise it will be inaccurate. Ford fusion hev, ford fusion energi phev, ford cmax hev, ford cmax energi phev, lincoln mkz hybrid. I have a 2002 ford mustang gt, which is suffering from an automatic transmission problem, and i first noticed the problem about a week ago. Get reliability information for the 2015 ford mustang from consumer reports. Check out the video to see why the 20152017 ford mustang gt features the. When shifting gears, theres often an accompanying thud or clunk like sound. The worst complaints are body paint, accessories interior, and brakes problems. To see how frequently 2015 ford mustang problems occur, check out our car reliability stats. Richmond gear is the leading manufacturer of professional quality, highperformance drivetrain products. Used ford mustang with manual transmission for sale. Ford mustang gt transmission problems, repair how tos. Why upgrade your 2014 mustang transmission there are many parts of your 2014 mustang transmission, and they all wear down over time. This is why theyre covered by a shorter warranty from ford.
Mine developed problems with 4th gear while at a dealership for warranty. Diagnosing symptoms of a bad manual transmission axleaddict. Unfortunately, response to the mt82 was not all that great. Late model restoration has just what you need to get that sixspeed 6r80, or 10 speed 10r80, auto transmission shifting gears better than ever. However, the turbo stang with a stick has a large, 1. It now has a pronounced rattlevibration when shifting into 4th gear under certain circumstances. Both manual and automatic even a 20 v6 run identical. The worst complaints are not shifting smoothly, hesitation shifting from reverse to drive, and clutch went out. Ford motor company ford is recalling certain model year 2012 2015 ford focus, 20 2015 ford escape and ford cmax, 2015 lincoln mkc and ford mustang, and 20142016 ford transit connect vehicles. The nhtsa opened their investigation after receiving 32 complaints about the 2011 and 2012 ford mustang having shifting issues in models equipped with the new 6speed manual transmission. My car had 240 miles on it when it started and now has over 900 miles.
Dec 10, 2018 hello, i would be working to ensure that the power top is seeing everything it needs to see to operate such as the shift lever in park or neutral manual transmission and the parking brake engaged, with no vehicle speed detected. Basically the shifter is rigidly mounted to the underside of the trans tunnel. Many problems associated with the mustang s transmission can be repaired without having to completely rebuild it, but before any repair can be performed, the problem must first be. The weakness in the vehicle is the poorly designed transmission, which, after three years and 36k, will all start to fail as the ch. Hard shifting, missed shifts, screws backing out, weird clutch feel these are all problems that plagued the mt82 upon first arrival.
I bought a 2014 mustang gt, with a six speed manual. Back in 2005 ford went to remote mounted shifter on the manual trans. Manual transmissions thud or clunk sound more refined. See our lemon odds and nada odds page to see vehicles with no repairs or vehicles with more than three repairs. Although the mustangs transmission is generally regarded as quite durable, given enough time it will eventually develop problems. Manual transmissions thud or clunk sound more refined but. We tried out both of them backtoback to discover which is better. View detailed specs, features and options for the 2015 ford mustang 2dr fastback ecoboost premium at u. The 2015 ford mustang has 23 nhtsa complaints for the power train at 14,315 miles average. Tsb160103 some 2015 2017 mustang vehicles equipped with a manual transmission and built on or before 6152016 may exhibit a no crank condition due to the clutch pedal position cpp switch being damaged. Ford mustang standard transmission with richmond 6speed transmission 2015, manual transmission main shaft by richmond. We have 1,298 2015 ford mustang vehicles for sale that are reported accident. Although the mustang s transmission is generally regarded as quite durable, given enough time it will eventually develop problems.
The worst complaints are not shifting smoothly, hesitation shifting from reverse to drive, and clutch went. Ford mustang under govt investigation for transmission. The manual transmission in my 2011 ford mustang gt has been whining and grinding gears since the clutch was replaced due to a design flaw only to get the exact same clutch assembly, and will be. The 2015 mustang is a fine option if youre in the market for a used sports car. Has anyone had problems with their 2015 mustang gt manual transmission. May 03, 2017 unless they are willing to fix or replace the trans, walk away. We have diagnostic walk throughs and repair how tos that will keep your ford mustang gts gearbox humming. Faulty chinesebuilt transmissions plague new ford mustang. The mustang rewards drivers with its agile handling and range of powerful engine choices.819 955 307 934 1228 704 1426 987 1213 510 533 916 299 1595 924 546 173 279 179 768 1502 1292 781 196 312 441 1317 756 1186 1191 956 1372 1389 431 535