How to Purge the Coolant on a 2008 Ford Focus?

Answer The Ford Escort had a long and successful 21-year run in Ford’s lineup. The Focus had the challenging task of replacing the popular Escort in the 2003 model year – there was a three-year phase ... Read More »

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How to Replace the Coolant Recovery Tank in a Ford Focus?

Debuting with the 2000 model, the Ford Focus has been the economy car extraordinaire. It's big enough for a starting family, but small enough to give you great gas mileage. With the redesign of the... Read More »

How to Tighten or Replace Coolant Hoses in a Ford Focus?

Inspecting the coolant hoses on the Ford Focus in the spring and fall keeps the chance of a rupture in the line low. Small engines run at higher temperatures and can benefit greatly from upgraded c... Read More »

How to Replace the Coolant Temperature Sensor in the 2002 Ford Focus?

The coolant temperature sensor in the 2002 Ford Focus sends a signal to the computer which tells the computer how hot the coolant is in the engine. The computer uses this information to make adjust... Read More »

What Can I Do to Increase My Power in My 2008 Ford Focus?

Designed as a replacement for the aging Escort, the first generation Focus was an earnest attempt on Ford's part to return to the roots that made sport compacts so popular in the first place. The F... Read More »