How to Replace the Timing Belt on a 2003 Ford Focus?

Answer Ford started production of the Ford Focus in 1999. The models made from 1999 to 2007 were the first generation of this series. The standard engine in the 2003 Focus has four cylinders and a displac... Read More »

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How to Replace a Timing Belt on a 2001 Ford Focus ZX3?

The 2001 Ford Focus ZX3 came equipped with a 2.0-liter dual-overhead cam engine. Cam timing is controlled by a variable cam-sprocket located on the exhaust camshaft. During engine operation, the on... Read More »

How to Check and Replace a Timing Belt in a Ford Focus?

Timing belts can stop working without warning. Checking and changing your belt regularly prevents breakage, serious engine damage and keeps your car from breaking down. Replacing the timing belt in... Read More »

How to Replace the Timing Belt on a 2000 Ford Focus?

The 2000 Ford Focus model equipped with a 2.0-liter engine uses a timing belt to ensure that the valves open and close at the correct time. As the timing belt ages, it can stretch and skip teeth. I... Read More »

How to Put a Timing Belt on a Ford Focus?

The timing belt controls the timing of the opening and closing of an engine's valves. Timing belts serve the same function as timing chains, however they do not have to be lubricated. Due to the co... Read More »