How to Change the Belt on a Ford Focus AX3?

Answer The serpentine belt on the Ford Focus AX3 runs all of the engine's accessory components, such as the AC compressor, the power steering pump, the water pump and the alternator. The belt uses the pow... Read More »

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When do you change a ford focus timing belt?

A Ford Focus, starting in 2000, needs its timing belt changed every 120,000 miles, according to Larry Carley of "Engine Builder Magazine." He states a timing belt fails without warning as the belt ... Read More »

How to Change the Serpentine Belt on a 2000 Ford Focus?

The belt on the 2000 Ford Focus is designed to fit around all of the engine accessories at the same time. These accessories include the air-conditioner compressor, water pump, power-steering pump a... Read More »

How to Change the Timing Belt on a 2001 Ford Focus?

The timing belt on the Ford Focus works with the sprockets on the camshaft and crankshaft. When changing this belt, the sprockets have to be set to their top dead center (TDC) position for the engi... Read More »

How to Fit a Drive Belt for a Ford Focus?

The drive belt or serpentine belt on a Ford Focus has no time or mileage criteria for replacement. The most effective way to ascertain the functionality of the belt is to inspect it for cracks in t... Read More »