Ford Focus 2011 Problems
No car is perfect, but we've gathered everything relating to the Ford Focus 2011 reliability here to help you decide if it's a smart buy.
Ford Focus or Mitsubishi Lancer: Which is a better hatchback?
Don’t buy a Focus, they are plagued with automatic transmission troubles, don’t buy a Holden Cruze either, as they also have problems with their automatic transmission. The Lancer is fine; you could also look at a Mazda 3 or Toyota Corolla.
Does the Ford Powershift issue affect the diesel-powered Focus?
The problem affects 2010-2016 Focus cars with petrol engines, at this time the transmission in your car is not affected. Once you know what is causing your problem you can decide what course of action you will take.
Used Ford Focus review: 2011-2018
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Used Ford Focus review: 2005-2011
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2011 Ford Focus Trend diesel auto doesn't start straight away
That’s very odd, and I wouldn’t expect it to be related to the transmission. Take it to a mechanic to check the starting system.
Focus Ambiente clutch problems
The deal you have been offered is the same one that has been offered to many other owners in your situation, so you're not being treated differently to others.
You won't get a refund, or simply be given a new car in exchange for yours. The simplest way out is to weigh up the offer of the discounted price on a new car, together with the trade-in the dealer might offer you, and see if that works for you. If you don't want to go down that path you could join the class action lawsuit that is in train over this issue, but that's likely to be a long drawn-out process and you would need to be patient.
Used Ford Focus reviews: 2002-2015
Ewan Kennedy reviews the Ford Focus as a used buy.Read More
Ford Focus: Value of RS?
The Focus RS was a sellout in small numbers so the value should still be strong. However, there is an all-new model with more appeal next year so it will seriously devalue your car.