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  1. Focus Mk1 General Discussion
    I have a Focus 2004 first gen which needs a service (over due). The oil ive been using is Mobil Super 3000. Theres been no issues with that (the 3-4 times that ive topped it up). I know they say go by the manual or as long as it meets specs. Are there any mechanics on here that work for Ford...
  2. Electrical (Focus Mk3)
    Evening, all. Just over a week ago, I purchased a second-hand, '11 plate, 1.6L Petrol Ford Focus 1.6L Ti-VCT, from a local, highly-reputable, family-run garage. With little over 66,000 miles on the clock, a full-service was carried out, and MOT test performed (and passed, with no advisories)...
  3. Focus Mk3 General Discussion
    Hello all, So I have just bought a Ford Focus Powershift 1.6 2012 plate with 29k on the clock from a Ford Dealership on the 09/04/2018. I was briefly told about the Powershift transmission, I mean they didn't mention the issues with it of course but afterwards I have seen that there are wide...
  4. Car Diaries
    This week marks a full year since I have had my MK3 Focus TITANIUM. What better way to celebrate this than to share some of the little changes I have done to it as it became my little project. Given that I am a menace when assembling things, I chose to let people with skill help me out rather...
  5. Mechanical (Focus Mk1)
    Hi Guys, Hoping someone can push me in the right direction. I drive a 2000 Ford Focus MK1 1.6 Zetec. And for the last several months there is a rattling noise in the car. It happens when it's put under pressure, i.e. pulling away from a traffic light, going up hill or even when we're on a...
  6. Focus Mk1 General Discussion
    hello. im after a 02-04 ford focus.i see loads on the internet from £750 - £1000. all about 100,000milage at this mileage i want one that has had the cam-belt changed. i dont want to pay for the car then have to pay, for peace of mind, to get the belt changed. if there is no record of this...
  7. Focus Mk3 General Discussion
    Hi I'm looking to replace my BMW 1 Series which has low profile tyres and really harsh suspension on the harsh UK A roads on my daily 10 mile each way communte. I've been told the Focus has a good chasis and is better at soaking up pot holes etc. Therefore if I was to spend around £7.5k on a...
  8. UK and European Ford News
    Ford demonstrates SYNC 2 that allows drivers to control key in-car systems using simple, natural voice commands and a new high-resolution eight-inch colour touch screen Drivers talk to their car using simple, conversational language to operate phone, entertainment, climate and navigation...
  9. UK and European Ford News
    New Ford Focus Enhanced Transitional Stability technology improves safety by pre-empting skids to intervene earlier and could prevent drivers from losing control Industry-first system detects when a skid is likely from the car's speed and steering; triggers skid-preventing braking inputs from...
  10. UK and European Ford News
    New Focus delivers sleek, new design with the bold new face of Ford and a re-designed interior Upgraded powertrain line-up for Europe delivers expected fuel efficiency improvements of up to 19 per cent, includes new 1.5-litre EcoBoost and 1.5-litre TDCi engines Class-leading Focus driving...
  11. UK and European Ford News
    New Focus powertrains deliver up to 19 per cent improved fuel efficiency New Focus debuts 1.5-litre EcoBoost petrol engine in Europe and also offers 1.5-litre TDCi diesel engine, helping achieve a significant reduction in CO2 emissions across the range 2.0-litre TDCi engine upgrades...
  12. Interior / Exterior (Focus Mk3)
    hello, I've recently bought a ford focus titanium 62 plate, and was wondering does ambient lighting come as standard for the titanium models? I'm asking because i don't have the ambient light changing dial above the rearview mirror. Any help here would be much appreciated. Thanks Dipam
  13. UK and European Ford News
    New Focus will debut Perpendicular Parking Ford tests automatic braking technology on some of Europe's toughest commuting roads at the worst possible time - Paris during rush hour traffic Paris is among 10 most congested cities in Europe with notorious junctions like the Place de l'Etoile at...
  14. Focus Mk3 General Discussion
    That's right, the Blue Oval has finally decided to drop in a rival for the Volkswagen's Golf GTD. While showing their upgraded model of regular Focus, Mark divulged that the new model will have 2.0-liter turbo-diesel four-cylinder engine, which is ideal for 182 horsepower. It will sprint from 0...
  15. Electrical (Mk2 Focus)
    hi I have ford focus 2004 zetec model my central locking module needs new one how much ford charge to get one installed
  16. Electrical (Mk2 Focus)
    Hi I'm new to the forum so I'm not sure if this is the right place for this thread but please feel free to point me in the right direction if it's not. I've got a 2008 Ford Focus and the 'ESP' or 'Traction Control' light has been on solidly for the last 4 days, I've taken it to a couple of...
  17. Mechanical (Focus Mk1)
    Hello Ive just purchased a 1999 Ghia 2.0 petrol focus for my partner as a run around everything was fine until about 2 days after buying then as she was driving down the round the engine cut out/stalled without warning we thought it must be her getting use to driving the car then its got worse...
  18. Serious Power/Performance/Mapping/Rolling Roads
    i am getting blue smoke coming from the exhaust of my 2.0 16v ford focus on start up, it only lasts for around 15 seconds then goes away, there is no loss of power and car running fine, can anybody advise me on what could be causing this, i know its burning oil but not sure where it is coming...
  19. Mechanical (Focus Mk1)
    Well my focus still hasnt been fixed but the thing is, All injectors are fine and are giving diesel through and also the glo plugs are fine. I tried using the 'easy start' spray but still no luck, the car kept choking when trying to turn over but would start. Any help?!
  20. General Car Talk
    Hi, I recently bought a Ford Focus 1.6 (2003) but I didn't get any audio guide to it. I have googled for it and also contacted Ford but noone has it. Does anyone know where to find it? The model name is 6000CD RDS EON Thanks Undine
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