Interior Design and Special Features The Focus is roomy for its class, offering generous accommodations for its front and rear passengers. DoorsFilter selectedDoorsList, null ; doorsFilter. I For a car that i only had to pay 500 For its paying for itself and i love how the stereo rattles when you turn up the volume to loud. The repair too two days to complete due to the driveshaft being stuck in the transmission. It shimmied at high speeds.
TransmissionFilter selectedTransmissionList, transmissionTemplate ; } listingsSearchManager. A four-speed automatic is optional. When I bought the vehicle I was just going to college. TruckCabinFilter selectedCabinList, null ; truckCabinFilter. I have had the usual upkeep, and I do get my oil changed every 3,000 mile my husband gets on me if I don't.
But this is an economy car, not an F-18 fighter jet, and while I may yet wish for many gauges and a Heads-Up-Display with Infrared to see through snow, I am aware of the reality that you get what you pay for; with that in mind, I like my Focus. But we looked at the odometer. FuelTypeFilter selectedFuelTypeList, null ; fuelTypeFilter. So far I replaced motor mount , put new front brakes and 2 new front tires. BodyTypeFilter selectedBodyTypeGroupIdList, bodyTypeGroupIdToNameMap, null ; bodyTypeFilter. Good car-rental companies don't keep high-mileage cars. Recently I had to replace the alternator, otherwise besides routine maintenace it has been a fantastic reliable vehicle I couldn't be happier.
DealRatingFilter selectedRatingList, null ; ratingFilter. Also, it's acceleration is not as quick as I would like, but for a vehicle in its class, I think it does well enough. Ford is aware of this problem, but, refuses to do anything about it! Quick response, but the dealer could or did not answer all of my questions about the car. I have not had a single problem with my vehicle as far as engine trouble. I've only done regular maintenance.
The car still run as good as when I drove it off the dealer ship. For example, in October 2015, I changed the timing belt at just under 120K. SellerTypeFilter selectedSellerTypeList, null ; sellerTypeFilter. Needed to take to specialty shop to diagnose. Transmission shop said it was fuel pump.
EngineFilter selectedEngineList, null ; engineFilter. I was hospitalized and when I got it back it was driven for me. So I wasn't out for all the luxury. The original engine and transmission have served well over the last 7 years, though at 180K the engine has sprung a leak. Our high-mileage 2003 car was. FuelTypeFilter selectedFuelTypeList, null ; fuelTypeFilter. It seems like every time I turn around something needs to be done repair wise.
She runs and drives like a champ. Both engines provide adequate power, though the higher-output motor is the clear choice for enthusiasts. Overall, I really got my money back with this car in spite of this problem. NewUsedFilter selectedNewUsedList, null ; newUsedFilter. Other than regular oil changes, fuel filters, air filter, struts and an alternator -- all normal wear and tear items - I have experienced no unexpected hard part failures. WheelSystemFilter selectedWheelSystemList, null ; wheelSystemFilter. Each year for the last 3 years the air conditioning would not work.
Gas consumption is around 31 per gallon, and I think I could do better if I drove more conservatively. First pump did not work as well as original so a second one had to be installed. Its been a reliable little runner to go back and forth. Worst feature is the dual mass flywheel, which is supposed to dampen out ham fisted shifting, but merely retards revs, acceleration, and obviates engine braking. SinceLastVisitFilter false, 1557486107372 ; listingsSearchManager.