How to Change the Oil in a Ford Focus?

Answer The Ford Focus takes oil with a viscosity of 5W-30 or 10W-30. To change the oil, you'll need 4 1/2 qt. of new oil, a 13-mm wrench for the drain plug and a 3-inch oil filter wrench. Change your oil ... Read More »

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How to Change Struts on a Ford Focus?

Struts are part of the suspension of the Ford Focus. They provide a good ride and contribute to the Focus' acclaimed handling characteristics. Struts are like shocks that have the spring integrated... Read More »

How to Change a Lightbulb in a Ford Focus?

There are numerous lightbulbs within your Ford Focus. In addition to the front and rear overhead lights, there are bulbs that illuminate the instrument cluster above the steering column and the con... Read More »

How to Change the PCV Valve in a Ford Focus?

The Positive Crankcase Ventilation (PCV) valve of your Ford Focus is designed to take any unburned gases from the crankcase and reroute them to the intake manifold to be reburned. Occasionally the ... Read More »

How to Change the Thermostat in a Ford Focus?

You can have a big problem with your little Ford Focus if the thermostat is not working correctly. Fortunately for Focus owners, Ford has made changing the thermostat a relatively quick, painless p... Read More »