2001 Ford Focus Overview

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Trims

LX
44 national listings
SE
119 national listings
SE Wagon
38 national listings
Street
Street Wagon
ZTS
33 national listings
ZX3
95 national listings

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45 stars

Based on 99 reviews

Great Little Car by William
 — I love this car!!! This car is great. Performance- It was some power to it, more then you would think out of small car. The handling can get a little tricky on bumps. Performance I give this car f... Read More
A Versatile And Efficient Design by mkbrbkr
 — This car has given reliable performance and consistent gas mileage (26 city / 35hwy) over 126,000 miles of ownership. Focus SE wagon has sport handling with nice manual shift. A very dog friendly carg... Read More
Fun To Drive!! by Nicole
 — This car has afew extras being the street edition and is much tighter on the road due to the european tuned suspension and the bigger 16 inch wheels. I find all the controls easy to reach and for sig... Read More

2001 Ford Focus Overview

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2001 Ford Focus

The 2001 Ford Focus continued to be a favorite with reviewers and drivers for its roomy interior, smooth handling, and great gas mileage.  The line's second year in North America proved a difficult one, though, with voluntary recalls for problems with a suspension bolt and with a battery cable on the premium Z-trim engine.

It seemed that if you got a 2001 Focus that was free of these production flaws, you loved it; but when they were bad, they were horrid.  Bill Ford soothed investors with press conferences praising the potential of the line, and he probably wasn't spinning too hard.  The Ford Focus filled a significant niche in the family compact market, and the line offered one of the most durable, affordable wagons available in the US.

Trims for the 2001 Ford Focus included the Street and SE lines, available as four-door wagon and sedan body models, a four-door LX sedan, and the performance-enhanced ZTS sedan and two-door ZX3 hatchback.

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Ford Focus Questions

cappercan
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Display On Radio Not Working

I have a 2001 ford focus, the radio works but it has no display. I know the display on the radio does work because I removed it and put it into my other focus.The radio and display worked. I have chan...

6,647 views with 13 answers (last answer about a week ago)
Pasquale1970
0

Got A 2001 Ford Focus Se Station Wagon That Will Not Take Fuel

I replaced the fuel pump, the fuel filter, all the hoses, all of the sensors and valves. I have no check engine light on. A full tank of gas and a new battery. Why it is not taking fuel. I even ...

344 views with 4 answers (last answer 2 weeks ago)
Matt Slater
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Why Is My 2001 Focus Se Only Getting 18mpg . It Has The Zetec Dohc /auto

11 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 weeks ago)
Amanda Evans
0

Car Won't Turn Over After Water Spilled On Steering Wheel?

Water was spilled on the steering wheel area in my 2001 Ford focus. Now it won't turn over lights won't work and radio wont shut off. Checked and changed all fuses. What eles could posibble be cau...

13 views with 2 answers (last answer 3 weeks ago)
saenz888
30

Why Wont My Brake Lights Work On My 2001 Ford Focus? Fuse Is Good & Bulbs T...

My brake lights dont work. Bulbs are new, fuse are good. My middle back light works,headlights work but not the brake lights.

3,134 views with 15 answers (last answer about a month ago)