Ford Focus Battery Problems

Problems mentioning the Battery on the Ford Focus

Common problem symptoms associated with the Battery

The problems listed below are submitted by Ford Focus owners and all mention the Battery

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Speedometer not working properly

occasionally when i am driving the speedometer dial will flick back to "0" for a few secons then flcik back to the corre...

1999 Ford Focus 1.8 manual
Posted: Dec 6, 2007
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Battery light comes on.

battery light comes on every so often when driving,fan comes on when u first start the car even when engines cold,is tha...

2001 Ford Focus zetec 1.8
Posted: Dec 21, 2007
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Battery light comes on.

battery light comes on every so often when driving,fan comes on when u first start the car even when engines cold,is tha...

2001 Ford Focus zetec 1.8
Posted: Dec 21, 2007
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Wipers operate with ignition turned off

I was outside the car with the ignition key. The wiper switch was in OFF position. I noticed the front wipers working, s...

2005 Ford Focus Manual petrol 1.6 hatch
Posted: Jan 12, 2008
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Heated Front Windscreen not working

Noticed the other day, that the heated front windscreen is not working. I click the button and the oranges light does no...

2000 Ford Focus 1.6 Zetec
Posted: Feb 19, 2008
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Central Locking doesnt work!!?

My Focus' central locking doesnt work, the remote doesnt do anything, but when inside the car if you lock one door, only...

2000 Ford Focus 1.8 tddi
Posted: Oct 27, 2008
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Erratic Central locking behaviour.

I have had a problem with my central locking which I thought at first might be my keyfob battery. I changed this but it ...

2000 Ford Focus 1.8 LX
Posted: Oct 30, 2008
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Car cuts off when driving and then won't start again until at least 30mins after

Hello, Was driving along the motorway on sat at about 80mph in the fast lane, put my foot down and the engine just cut...

2003 Ford Focus TDCI 1.8
Posted: Jan 5, 2009
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Water pump

anybody got any top tips for replacing the waterpump?? regards chris johno

2000 Ford Focus 1.8 petrol
Posted: Jan 26, 2009
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Dashboard going crazy

On my focus everytime I start it all the dials go to there maximum position and stay there for about 5 seconds before wo...

1999 Ford Focus 1.8 zetec
Posted: Mar 22, 2009
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Starting

Engine turns over but takes a while to start.Once its going its fine not lights or trouble at all. will start ok when w...

2001 Ford Focus 1.6
Posted: Jun 26, 2009
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Erratic displays

Hi guys, just found the site and hope someone can help. I have a 51 plate 1.6 focus with 53K miles. Occasionally when ...

2001 Ford Focus 1.6 black
Posted: Jul 9, 2009
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Speedo

battery lights comes on and off intermitlet then some times speedo drops to zero also abs lights and handbrake light fli...

2005 Ford Focus l x
Posted: Jul 30, 2009
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Electrical warning light and heated windscreen problem

Hi does anybody else have the problem where the reb (battery) electrical warning light comes on sporadically even when a...

2005 Ford Focus 1.6 Zetec Automatic
Posted: Oct 13, 2009
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Vehicle information display staying lit

Everything turned off as normal but the information display has stayed on. Worried that the battery will run down too as...

2006 Ford Focus 1.8 tdci
Posted: Nov 10, 2009
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Front wipers are working after car is off.

front wipers are working after the car has been locked and the wipers are switched off, But when I put the wipers on the...

2005 Ford Focus 1.5 AUTO
Posted: Nov 15, 2009
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Central locking not working, car doesn't start

I can't unlock the car with the keyfob; I have to use the key and unlock the other doors from inside. Then, turning the ...

2002 Ford Focus 1.6 Ghia
Posted: Nov 29, 2009
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Battery light showing on the dash

after the engine has been running for 25 seconds the battery light comes on, even thou the car is charging up to 13.4 vo...

2001 Ford Focus 1.8td
Posted: Jan 24, 2010
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Engine won,t turn over

when you turn the ignition on all the usual dash lights come on.when you turn the key further to start there is nothing ...

2001 Ford Focus 1.6 petrol
Posted: Feb 11, 2010
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Speedo cutting out, warning lights on dash then engine cutting out

I have an intermittant fault in my focus where i'm driving a long and the car suddenly feels heavy then the speedo cuts ...

2000 Ford Focus 2.0 16v ghia
Posted: Feb 24, 2010
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