2001 Ford Focus Overview

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Trims

LX
44 national listings
SE
112 national listings
SE Wagon
61 national listings
Street
Street Wagon
ZTS
21 national listings
ZX3
81 national listings

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45 stars

Based on 101 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

Debi Banks
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Had Timing Chain And Components Changed On 2001 Ford Focus 130,000 Mls, Now...

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shaker199
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Automatic Gearbox Oil Capacity

Can anyone tell me what the automatic gearbox oil capacity is for a 2001 1.6 Ford Focus?

5 views with 2 answers (last answer 5 days ago)
saenz888
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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.

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tinafrey
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Can I Turn The Overdrive Off Or On?

i used to use the overdrive button to go up hills but not it is stuck and the light staying on but the button not doing anything it is stuck. how can i turn it off. USING DOUBLE THE GAS!! HELP Need to...

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Masonwgaines
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I Am Interested In A Car But It Does Have One Problem The Headlight And Tai...

I am not sure if it is a wiring problem or if it is a fuse or something entirely different. The radio works and the car drives great I just need to know what is causing the lights not to work, wh...

3 views with 1 answer (last answer about a month ago)