How to Change a Brake Light on a Ford Focus?

Answer The Ford Focus' standard brake lights are owner replaceable. The lights are held within the brake light case on the rear of the car. This case also stores the turn signal and reverse light. The For... Read More »

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How to Replace the High Mounted Third Brake Light on a Ford Focus?

Changing the bulbs in the high-mount brake light on your Ford Focus will improve the ability of other drivers to see you when you apply the brakes. The bulb used in the high-mount light is a W5W bu... Read More »

How to Change the Brake Pads in a Ford Focus?

The brake pads on your Ford Focus car need to be changed at 60,000 to 80,000 miles, depending on how hard you usually use the brakes. Most versions of the Ford Focus use Teves calipers, which are s... Read More »

How to Change Brake Shoes on a Ford Focus?

The rear brakes on a Ford Focus are called "drum brakes," which differ from the front wheels (called "disc brakes"). The brake pad, called a "shoe," sits inside of a "drum." When you press on the b... Read More »

How to Change the Brake Shoes on a 2001 Ford Focus ZX3?

Brake shoes push out against the brake drum to slow the 2001 Ford Focus ZX3 to a halt when you step on the brake pedal. As the shoes and drums contact one another, they both wear down, however, the... Read More »