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2007 Ford Focus Repair Histories

124 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2007 Ford Focus. 47 of these members (37.9%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 144 repairs to 2007 Ford Focuses--an average of 1.2 per vehicle--have been reported.

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Chart based on 144 repairs.

2007 Ford Focus repair cost distribution

Chart based on 59 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
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2007 Ford Focus 4dr Wagon

136-horsepower 2.0L I4 4-speed automatic FWD

Ford Focus in Ontario, Canada
May 2008 - Jun 2011
27280 mi   Clicking Noise from steering column. Steering shaft replaced. 
37820 C $250 Engine has not warmed up adequately in my opinion since new. I have complained about this a couple of times over the last couple of years but the dealer would not do anything about it. Decided to replace thermostat on my own. Now heating up OK 
39060   Fuel Line blew off fuel filter. The plastic hose clamping part was broken. As the plastic part was not available. the fuel line from the filter was replaced.  
49600   Routine Check of brakes. Front pads replaced & rotors resurfaced. 
60140   Brakes were sqeaking, Cleaned rust buidup on drums & rotors 
63860   Heater Recirculation Damper not operating 
64860   Heater/A/C Recirculation Damper repaired 
69440   Replaced Front Control Arms (Bushings were worn) 
Ford Focus in British Columbia, Canada
Apr 2008 - Dec 2012
13020 mi   Interior ceiling light works sporadically, 2nd time in shop for same problem. Replaced whole assembly, works fine. 
25420   Bolt holding transmission assembly in place had loosened off and transmission was lurching underneath the car. 
39060   car wobbled if brakes applied firmly, warped rotor driver's side mirror no longer heated to remove moisture & frost. dealer repaired, works now 
48980 C $150 The bearings in the transmission went bad. Dealer covered under the drivetrain warranty. No cost to us. picked up from shop after transmission repair, week later, front wheel bearing and accelerator cable had to be done. 
50220   window motor, repaired under extended warranty 
Ford Focus in Michigan, United States
Jan 2008 - Jun 2014
48000 mi US $235 Air bag warning lamp on, replaced clock spring in steering column. Warped rotors causing shimmy upon braking, replaced rotors and installed new pads. High-speed shimmy caused by worn sway bar links, replaced and problem fixed. 
53000   Air conditioner condenser leaking, replaced by dealer. 
84000   Airbag clock spring failed again, dealer repaired at my expense. 

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2007 Ford Focus 4dr Sedan

151-horsepower 2.3L I4 5-speed manual FWD

Ford Focus in Florida, United States
Jul 2009 - Sep 2013
32000 mi   turn signal stopped making clicking sound, but lights still worked 
44500 US $630 right rear hub bearings went bad 
92500   replace replace pads cut rotors 
Ford Focus in Pennsylvania, United States
Jan 2008 - Jan 2014
19000 mi US $1100 Transmission burned up at 18,036 miles- Ford said warranty exp at 18,000 miles- Sorry. 
23000   Electric Lock assembly defective Installed new power lock assembly. 
32000   Another door lock assembly required replacement. 
35000   Thumping noise in front suspension. Dealer advised nothing was wrong. 
36000   I went back again and requested that another service tech. look at the car with better hearing. At that time they discovered and replaced the Suspension Control Arm.  
40000   Pwr Steering pump- Third attempt to repair by Dealership. Could not find problem until car was out of warranty. Hummmm. 
62000   Rear Wheel Bearing 

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2007 Ford Focus 4dr Sedan

136-horsepower 2.0L I4 5-speed manual FWD

Ford Focus in Indiana, United States
Apr 2008 - Jun 2014
34000 mi   Power steering howl. O-ring between reservior and pump replaced. Headrest moves up when getting into car. Drivers seat belt adjuster stuck in full up position. Told by dealer that it was caused by owner. Noise coming from rear of car. Sounded like a hammer tapping on the brake drum. E-brake cable clip replaced with revised clip. Horn quit working. Electric trunk release would usually buzz but not release the trunk latch. Worked occasionally or if lifting the trunk while buzzing. New trunk release installed. 
83000 US $40 Replaced headlight bulb and instrument panel lights. 
120000   Replaced front strut mounts. 
122000   Replaced leaking driver's side rear wheel cylinder. Wheel bearing started making noise. 
126000   Wheel Bearing noise Clutch Master Cylinder leaking. 
Ford Focus in New Brunswick, Canada
May 2008 - Sep 2010
13020 mi C $150 problem discovered during yearly safety inspection. Had to replace rear sway bar links. Common problem in this area (bad roads). 
13020   Clutch travel had changed, with very narrow catch threshold. Shop inspected clutch and bled the system and problem appears to be better now. However it still feels different than it used to. May require another trip. Squeaking when hitting bumps. E-brake cable was making noise. Shop installed plastic clips to keep it in place. Issue resolved. 

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2007 Ford Focus 4dr Hatch

136-horsepower 2.0L I4 5-speed manual FWD

Ford Focus in Massachusetts, United States
Jan 2008 - Jun 2014
39000 mi US $450 Steering wheel and car were vibrating annoyingly around 65-70 mph. The front sway bar needed to be replaced, and also the tires were pretty worn. Replacing these items fixed the problem. 
39000   Check engine light came on, wife had simultaneously noticed some kind of transmission hiccup. Took it to shop, code said there was an intermittent problem with transmission position sensor. Cleared code, has not recurred. 
75000   The trunk latch was not working reliably--it often required multiple attempts to get it to latch securely. The latch was replaced and that fixed the problem. 
Ford Focus in Ontario, Canada
Jan 2008 - Mar 2010
3100 mi   Squeaky door hinge. 

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2007 Ford Focus 2dr Hatch

136-horsepower 2.0L I4 4-speed automatic FWD

Ford Focus in Wisconsin, United States
Sep 2008 - Mar 2010
6000 mi US $2 Replaced left backup lightbulb. Entire assembly must be removed to replace the bulb. Dealer showed me how. 

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