2001 Ford Focus Overview

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Trims

LX
45 national listings
SE
103 national listings
SE Wagon
54 national listings
Street
1 national listing
Street Wagon
1 national listing
ZTS
37 national listings
ZX3
99 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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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

Georgedove
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Would A 01 Ford Focus 3.0l Dohc Fit In A 02 Ford Focus Se

I have an 02 Ford Focus, the motor blew up on my the other night and i found an 01 Ford Focus 3.0L DOHC was wondering if it would be compatible?

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cobra147
25

How Do You Replace The Ouside Door Handle On The 2001 Focus

Went to the recycle yard and 5 screws wouldn't do it, what's next. It has power locks.

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roadkill153
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Front End Shakes Between 25 And 50 Mph

I have an 01 Focus wagon that runs great except it has started to shake (it feels like the front passenger side wheel) between 25 and 50 mph. It doesn't always do it, and usually only when driving str...

41 views with 5 answers (last answer about a week ago)
coffeekayy
0

Car Won't Stay Started When I Put In Gear

the car was running fine until I got to my driveway in a snow storm when she got stuck. now if I can get her started she won't stay started when I put her in gear. I need help bad. one person said it ...

11 views with 1 answer (last answer about a week ago)
coffeekayy
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Car Won't Stay Started In Gear

it was running fine then I got caught in snow bank and it won't stay started in gear now. I really need help diagnosing this thing. battery didn't go dead, no check engine lights, didn't dislodge fuel...

14 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 weeks ago)