2001 Ford Focus Overview

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Trims

LX
40 national listings
SE
102 national listings
SE Wagon
32 national listings
Street
Street Wagon
ZTS
30 national listings
ZX3
88 national listings

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Average User Score

45 stars

Based on 100 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 100 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

Rik Hoffman
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2001 Ford Focus Se Wagon - Driver Door Hinge Port Cap

Above the driver front door hinge is a port cap that leads thru the pillar into the dash. What is the purpose of this port and does it require the cap be tightly closed?

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Evelyn Doranski
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My 2001 Ford Focus Is Over Heating And When I Open The Hood To Check The Wa...

The water in my car where you the antifreeze is boiling. Can you please tell me whats wrong with it. Its a ford focus 2001.

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Tiffany Browning
50

Can Someone Tell Me What This Hose Is Called?

I need to get this exact hose and replace the incorrect hose that is on my car currently that a dealership rigged up...can someone tell me what hose this is? I believe it hooks up to the fuel rail sys...

134 views with 23 answers (last answer about a week ago)
jcb51
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No Power From Batterty To Car Eletrics ;fuse Not Blown Battery Ok Nothing W...

a short circuit in the car shut everything down no blown fuses not one thing working im good at car stuff but cant think of anything els to do any ideas.thanka. john b

9 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 weeks ago)
Alicia Treadway
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I Have A 2001 Focus Se Dohc 5 Speed. When I Try To Accelerate (ex To Highwa...

slow acceleration like it isn't getting enough power

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