Stalling 2004 AllRoad in Pine, CO

Joshua Van Tol josh at
Wed Jul 6 05:49:38 PDT 2011

On Wed, Jul 6, 2011 at 3:51 AM, gerard <gerard at> wrote:

> Some more info on this machine.
> Just been told it started acting up after an oil change which was done by a
> Ford dealer. :P She used to run a Ford SUV so I guess stuck with the dealer.
> Her husband was driving the car today to get it a Audi workshop and
> apparently some magic is happening such as when he shifts out of park into
> drive the mirrors start going back and forth. :D Car just stops dead after
> 20 minutes.
> She's found a place that'll help, but I'm going to hit QW anyway for
> further recommendations.
That mirror thing is a feature, not a bug. When you put it into reverse, the
passenger mirror points down so that you get a good view of the curb for
parallel parking. You can disable the feature by setting the mirror adjuster
selector to select the left mirror for adjustment.

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