Ford Focus Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Ford Focus
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Ford Focus ProblemsWarped Front Brake Rotors Can Cause Steering Wheel Shimmy
In areas of high corrosion rear wheel bearings tend to fail. Ford agreed to replace these failed bearings at no cost. This program was to expire on December 31, 2002. Our technicians tell us it is unlikely Ford will replace any more of these failed bearings free of charge.
Ford Focus QuestionsThe key will not turn, the steering wheel is locked. What is the problem? (1 answer)
The car has been running fine. went to start the car and the key will not turn, the steering wheel is LOCKED and won't unlock.
Overdrive light off is on
When i go over bumps the back of the car moves side ways
Ford Focus RecallsEngine Hesitates Or Stalls
Wiring splices to the manifold absolute pressure sensor may be faulty and provide improper signals to the engine's processor. This can cause an engine stall or hesitation. Dealers will replace the current crimped splices with new splices free of charge to resolve the concern.
The engine may not shut off as desired when turning the key to off, or the on off button to off if equipped with that option. Dealers will update the body control module software free of charge to resolve the concern.
The fuel delivery module may crack, resulting in lower than needed fuel pressure. This can cause the engine to stall. Dealers will replace the fuel delivery module free of charge to resolve the concern.