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Ford Focus Recalls

Get technical and plain English recall information for 25 Ford Focus recalls between 2000 and 2017. Learn if your Ford Focus is part of a recall and what to do about it.

RepairPal Expert Overview on January 24, 2017

The left hand portion of the floor pan may not have been welded properly during manufacturing, compromising structural integrity of the vehicle in an accident. If the vehicle does not structurally hold up as designed in an accident, it would increase risk of occupant injury.

Recall repairs on your Ford must be performed by a Ford dealership. Ford notified known owners of affected vehicles beginning in March, 2017. If you did not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Ford dealerships. They will also check for any other incomplete recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with. The Ford recall number is 17S03.

RepairPal Expert Overview on September 28, 2016

For vehicles equipped with a manual transmission, the hatchback may be able to be released with only a single press of the interior latch release button. This does not comply with federal requirements that require multiple touches of the release button to open the hatchback, in an effort to prevent unintended opening. This would increase risk of injury.

Recall repairs on your Ford must be performed by a Ford dealership. Ford will notify known owners of affected vehicles beginning in November, 2016. If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Ford dealerships. They will also check for any other incomplete recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with. The Ford recall number is 16C13.

RepairPal Expert Overview on September 6, 2016

The door latches of the vehicle may not properly secure the doors in the closed position. If the door is not secure it may open while driving, resulting in possible occupant injury.

Recall repairs on your Ford or Lincoln must be performed by a Ford or Lincoln dealership. Ford will notify known owners of affected vehicles beginning in October, 2016. If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Ford or Lincoln dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with. The Ford recall number is 16S30.

RepairPal Expert Overview on December 2, 2015

Wiring to a sensor that provides information to the engine's computer may not be spliced properly.  As a result, the engine may hesitate or stall while driving, which could increase risk of a crash.

Recalls on your Ford must be performed by a Ford dealership. Ford will notify owners of affected vehicles starting in January 2016. If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Ford dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on July 8, 2015

The engine may continue to run when the key or ignition on and off switch is turned to off.

Ford notified owners of affected vehicles starting in July 2015. You can check with your dealer to see if your vehicle is involved in this program. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them. The Ford recall number is 15C06.

RepairPal Expert Overview on September 2, 2014

The engine may stall due to a loss in fuel pressure.

Ford notified owners of affected vehicles starting in September 2014. You can check with your dealer to see if your vehicle is involved in this program. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them. The Ford recall number is 14S20.

RepairPal Expert Overview on August 22, 2014

Vehicle steering control may be impaired unexpectedly, increasing the risk of a crash.

Ford will notify owners of affected vehicles beginning September 8, 2014. If you don't receive notification in a timely manner and believe you should have, please contact your Ford dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The Ford recall number is 14S18.

RepairPal Expert Overview on August 11, 2014

The engine could hesitate while driving and can stall, causing a safety issue.

Ford notified owners of affected vehicles starting in October 2014. You can check with your dealer to see if your vehicle is involved in this program. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them. The Ford recall number is 14S17.

RepairPal Expert Overview on August 1, 2013

On vehicles equipped with High Intensity Discharge (HID) headlights the front front side marker lights may not work as expected.

Ford will notify owners beginning mid August 2013. If don't receive notification and you feel you should, please contact your dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The Ford recall number is 13C04.

RepairPal Expert Overview on March 7, 2013

Certain 2013 Ford models are being recalled because the child lock for the left rear door may not function as expected. As a result, the door could open unexpectedly, increasing the risk of injury.

Owners of affected vehicles will be notified beginning March 25, 2013. If the left rear door latch is not functioning correctly, or you don't received recall notification and you feel you should have, please contact your Ford dealer. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The Ford recall number is 13S02.