2001 Ford Focus Overview

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Trims

LX
52 national listings
SE
129 national listings
SE Wagon
Avg. Price: $3,820
Street
1 national listing
Street Wagon
1 national listing
Avg. Price: $3,773
ZTS
33 national listings
ZX3
Avg. Price: $3,972

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Average User Score

45 stars

Based on 96 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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Based on 96 reviews

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

voncalvin
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My 2001 Ford Focus Electronics.

I lost power to my interior lights, my rear windshield wiper, my front wiper intermitent option, all at the same time. I have checked the fuse panel and all fuses are intact. What could be the p...

56 views with 3 answers (last answer 3 days ago)
try2diy
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Where Is The Cruise Control Fuse For A Ford Focus 2001 Zx3?

The cruise/speed control stopped working recently, including the lights on the dash board. I would like to try replacing the fuse before I try anything else but I do not have a manual and the fuse box...

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Brittany Weyant
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Car Shuts Off When I Brake

My ford focus completely shuts off sometimes when I brake usually when i brake faster/harder. Then I can't start it back up for a bit or it will start but when i put it in drive it shuts off again. W...

7 views with 1 answer (last answer about a week ago)
Pasquale1970
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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 ...

22 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 weeks ago)
tropalinski66
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When Putting My Foot On The Break Pedal My Tailgate Locking Mechanism Relea...

I have a 2001 ford focus 3dr 2,0ltr.

12 views with 1 answer (last answer 3 weeks ago)