Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Reported to Ford motor company in January who informaed me that the original dealer service manager would contact me. This may be my own confusion, though! Wires Break, Resulting In A Open Or Short Which Blows Fuse. I only suffered whiplash and a burse on my rip from my seatbelt but that seatbelt saved me from flying through the windshiled! You feel snug and comfortable in it. Some surface rust started to show on rockers, but no where near as much as a typical car in 12 years in the rust belt.
Dec 03, 2008 2005 ford focus Station Wagon- Loss Of Tail Lights, High Mount Stop Light, Dash Lights, Running Lights Due To Short In Liftgate Wiring. Also I had a problem with key not coming out of ignition and found out that a peice of the shifter had broke off and slid down and kept it from going all the way into park, after removing part I have had no problem with the key. The computer error code reader device indicated fuel sensor. Feb 02, 2009 Ignition Switch Will Not Turn. New audio systems, increased interior storage and tweaked suspension tuning round out this year's midcycle makeover. Vehicle was purchased on 20041011.
Many Reports On The Internet About ford focus Ignition Cylinder Problems, Including Key-lock Issues. Oct 04, 2010 2005 ford focus Will Not Start When The Weather Turns Cold Or Will Start But For No Apparent Resin Just Stops Running No Fuel Pressure And Fuel Pump Does Not Run When The Problem Arises When The Weather Turns Worm The Car Starts And Runs Fine Does Not Display Any Engine Fault Coeds. I've had the front brakes replaced and new tires put on. Despite the recent tweaks, which softened the creases in the sheetmetal and gave the lights a less severe look, the Focus design has stayed true to its original, Euro-styled form. It also got an important upgrade in the form of -sourced 2.
I've had absolutely no problems with it. The failure mileage was 66,000. I had my handicapped daughter with me and it was night. I turned the ignition off and tried to remove the key and it will not come out. It does appear that most of the parts are original on this car. For the 2005 model year, the Focus received a minor styling makeover, inside and out, giving it a slightly more subdued, mature look.
Stopped the car to get out, key would not release from the ignition. Will be replacing some chunks of wiring where metal is visible to see if that helps. These are generally not safety-related and pertain more to general vehicle operation and lifespan, although the issue may not occur with every vehicle. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. I Have Pictures If You Desire.
Most models use a 2. Find all of the Recalls ever issued for this vehicle below. Have Already Had Some Wires Replaced, Problem Still Continues. I live in the northeast so I have my fair share of terrible winters, but if you throw on a set of good snow tires the traction is nothing short of great! I'm assuming hoping it's only low on refrigerant and nothing more serious. June 19, 2010 Hatch Wiring Harness Fatigued And Developed Broken Wires In The Bend Area Of The Wiring Harness Causing A Short Circuit.
Only That Bulb Is Fine. Last Evening The Car Was Sitting In My Driveway With The Doors Locked And Windows Up. Fuel economy for both engines is not as good as that of the thriftiest small cars. Not so good news since, I am sure this would not be cheap. It's well mannered, but not a rip-snorting performer. This works for me, hopefully it helps someone else who is having the same problem. While the often-available purchase incentives may add to the Focus' appeal, be aware that these discounts have eroded resale values and have impacted overall cost of ownership to the point that pricier import-brand competitors may prove the wiser investment over five years.
Five years later, these key character traits remain, although competition has diminished the advantage. The only way I found was to remove the assemblies and then have a mechanic realign them. This Happened Monday August 15, 2005. After Fuse Was Replaced, Wiring Smoldered Until New Fuse Also Burned Out. The Problem Was Never Fixed In Production. Make sure the floor shifter is locked in park and the key should come right out. Unfortunately, the seats under that fancy material are still too soft to offer real support on long trips.