In addition, whenever the left turn signal was activated, the vehicle would shut off entirely. The police came to the 7eleven and told me to follow them to my apartment. I get back in my car and half way home the battery light comes on. The manufacturer was notified of the failures. The failure mileage was 23,000 and current mileage was 95,000.
The Contact Did Not Notice Any Differences Beforehand. Mar 01, 2002 While The Vehicle Was Running, The Engine Caught On Fire. The Manufacturer Was Notified Of The Problem. The vehicle will idle roughly or fast and has to be shut off in order for the idling to stop. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. The First Problem Was With The Locking Mechanism Which Would Make A Very Loud Buzzing Noise When The Doors Would Lock.
My mechanic reprogrammed the computer. Shay answered 2 years ago Battery light kept coming on 2001 focus I got for my daughter. Sounds scary but it's not too difficult Regards and good luck Tue 4 Nov 2014 02:01 Ford Focus - Focus Speedo Problem - kdunlop So, I've been researching as I have a similar problem. You either are low on oil and driving will jeopardize the life of your car , or there is a serious malfunction within the system. Work the flat head into the lens and the lens and the attached bulb assembly will come away from the vehicle. I check the battery and the alternator both check ok. I Had It There Previously For This Also, And They Said It Needed The Tires Rotated And Balanced.
It Has Been Towed To Dealership To Be Fixed Twice. Next remove the front grill the one with the Ford badge on it. While driving approximately 30 mph, the vehicle began to drive roughly. Of Course ford Would Not Pay For Mine. I had just changed the battery about a month ago. As Time Passed The Issue Grew Worse, Now The focus Will Not Run At All. But it kept kicking on, my gauges are going crazy spedometer going 0 to 140 to 0 to 140 and all the gauges doin it together.
Allegedly lead acid batts aren't suitable and it'd need to be calcium or I guess silver? Some Owners Report Having Had The Switch Replaced 4 To 5 Times At The Dealership With The Same Results. I Will Be Visiting The Dealership Where I Had It Replaced Last Year This Week. Something I just noticed is that the factory radio can be turned on and off while car is off and key out of ignition. Pull the black holding plactic bit on the connector to the left and the electronic connector pulls out. If you pm me I'll send you pics of when I did mine. Tracing down this battery draining issue pretty tough.
This will allow you to pull out the fibreboard sufficiently to get your hand up the inside of the wing. Fortunately, all dashboard symbols are color coded, allowing you to determine your next course of action easily. You now have access to the bulb. A Locksmith Was Called Out To See If He Could Fix The Problem. Sept 01, 2005 Turned On My Light Switch To Drive Home At Night And Noticed My Dash Lights Were Non-operational. The Vehicle Stalled Four Times Throughout The Day. Now to the good part, a couple of days ago while I was driving, the battery light suddenly went off and the steering wheel became very tough and rigid to maneuver bit I continued driving it like that until I got to work, about 5 miles or so, where I left it until I got off work.
The Contact Attempted To Start The Vehicle But The Key Would Not Turn Within The Ignition Switch. Posted on Jul 08, 2009 The G. Now I Need To Take It Back To The Dealership Again Because There Is A Bad Vibration In The Front End. If you have one you can swap with I'd do that first if not then just buy a new one. Issue Is That A Young Lady Drives The Vehicle, If She Is Stuck In The Wrong Parking Lot Who Knows What Can Happen.
He Pulled The Hood Latch So The Other Employee With The Extinguisher Could Use The Fire Extinguisher. Feb 27, 2012 The Contact Owns A 2002 ford focus. Vehicle was purchased on 20031001. But as I pressed on the gas and accelerated, it would act normal again and battery light turned off. The next day I go out to take a look at the car. Dealer found throttle was stuck wide open. In 45 Years I Have Never Known A Battery Cable To Melt Even Though I Have Had Bad Connections, Corroded Terminals And Harness To The Battery And Even Bad Starters.
Push on one of the contact plates and the bulb will come free. When This Happened The Radio Would Cut Out, The Headlights Began Flickering On And Off, And Sometimes The Speedometer Would Drop To Zero And Pop Back Up While I Was Driving On The Interstate. Cursory Internet Searches Reveal That This Is A Very Common Problem For Owners Of This Make And Model. I don't have the issues with the lights or turn signals. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.