2001 Ford Focus Overview

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LX
57 national listings
SE
125 national listings
SE Wagon
59 national listings
Street
1 national listing
Street Wagon
ZTS
30 national listings
ZX3
Avg. Price: $3,701

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Average User Score

45 stars

Based on 97 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 97 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

Jayfreeze360
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2001 Ford Focus Zx3 Hard Start And Stall Problem.

I seem to be coming across a hard start and stalling problem with my Focus. It is difficult to start, meaning it just won't grab or turn over when I go to start it. When it does, it has a hard time st...

1,346 views with 18 answers (last answer about a week ago)
cobra147
0

How Or Can I Replace The Forward Window Clamp That Holds The Ends Of The Ca...

My window front pass side fell out of the holders/clamps and caused the plastic sliders to break. I was able to find a replacement and install the rear clamp but the front one holds the 2 ends of the...

10 views with 1 answer (last answer about a week ago)
Ivy Conrad-Elliott
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Where Can I Go To Purchase And Have Cruise Control Installed In My 2001 For...

7 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 weeks ago)
cobra147
0

Whats The Way To Replace The Forward Pass Window Clamp That Holds The Cable...

The window clamps that hold the cable broke on my Focus. I was able to put another rear clamp on. The front clamp is different and looks like the cable ends are very tight in the assy. Need to fin...

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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 ...

56 views with 3 answers (last answer 4 weeks ago)