Ford Focus Timing Belt Problems

Problems mentioning the Timing Belt on the Ford Focus

Common problem symptoms associated with the Timing Belt

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

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Rev counter over accelerates

Hello, right recently I have notice a problem with my car. When I drive around from 1st – 2nd – 3rd gears etc there ...

2005 Ford Focus 1.6 Petrol
Posted: Nov 29, 2008
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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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Cranshaft pulley bolt

After cam belt renewal had a problem with crankshaft pulley bolt coming undone(thought I had not fully tightened it). ...

2003 Ford Focus 1.6 Zetec s
Posted: Apr 19, 2009
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Head gasket or Cracked head????? help please! : )

I have a 2006 Ford Focus Zetec 1.6i, I only purchased this car in june and already i have a major problem with it! it wa...

2006 Ford Focus 1.6i zetec manual petrol
Posted: Jul 27, 2009
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Ford Focus won't start after changing injection pump

Hi everyone, Was wondering if anyone can help me with a problem. About a month ago my ford focus just cut out on me ...

2000 Ford Focus 1.8 TDDI
Posted: Sep 23, 2009
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Coolant loss

Lost power on motorway, stopped to see temp guage go up to red. Open bonnet, steaming from fan berlt area. Let it cool...

2002 Ford Focus 1.8cdi estate
Posted: Apr 4, 2010
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When to change timing belt on ford focus

hi i bought a ford focus recently and the person that i bought the car of said that the timing belt only needs to be don...

2000 Ford Focus 1.4
Posted: Jun 18, 2010
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Water pump

water pump gone needs replacing.AA told me i dont have to remove timing belt !!!! is that true.he said take pulley bolts...

2003 Ford Focus 1800
Posted: Sep 19, 2010
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Weird noise from around pullies

yesterday my car started making a racket like a knocking noise that got faster when accelerating, then when i got home i...

2000 Ford Focus 1.4 zetec with a/c
Posted: Oct 12, 2010
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Hesitant acceleration ???????

My ford focus 1.8 ZETEC is hesitating when i accelerate going up the gears to 3rd gear & when going back down the gears ...

2000 Ford Focus 1.8 ZETEC
Posted: Apr 2, 2011
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Warm/Hot Start Leads to Rockin & Rolling Engine Jive Baby

Can't quite get my head around this one, but when re-starting when the engine is hot the engine 'Rocks & Rolls, Baby'. I...

2004 Ford Focus 1.8 TDCi (1800cc)
Posted: Nov 18, 2011
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HELP!!! my baby has decided to become ill i need a car doctor to help ??

hi, i was hopeing one of you car fanatics could help me with my problem... i have a ford focus 1.6 v reg... its at 104,0...

2000 Ford Focus 1.6 manual
Posted: Nov 19, 2011
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Everything

Turbo broke - friend Replaced with banjo, injectors, seals, and eveything that the ford bulletin said. Had back two week...

2005 Ford Focus 1.6 diesel
Posted: Dec 3, 2011
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Lack of general power

my car does not like to go over 70 mph and struggles uphill and just like a general lack of power and i looked at the oi...

1998 Ford Focus 1.8 16v zetec manaul
Posted: Dec 18, 2011
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Misfire-loss of power.

Hi I've only had this car ford focus 1.6 petrol for a few weeks, it had a slight misfire when I bought it, within a co...

2001 Ford Focus 1.6 petrol. zetec
Posted: Dec 27, 2012
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Crankshaft Pulley Bolt come loose wrecking timing and valve assembly

At end April 2012 I had Timng Belt and anciliaries replaced and full service carried out by a respected independent Serv...

2001 Ford Focus 1.6 LX Petrol Manual
Posted: Jan 20, 2013
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Manufacturer's Service or not - '03 Focus

Hi folks My trusty 1.6 Focus Zetec is now just over 10 years old, and has done 83k miles. I've always kept it service...

2003 Ford Focus Zetec
Posted: Oct 26, 2013
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Noise from engine

the car runs great, no power loss or faults showing. Fuel use perfect. there is a rattling noise coming from the top of...

2005 Ford Focus 1.6 ghea duratec
Posted: Aug 4, 2015
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02 focus 1.8tdci stopped running wont start

stopped running wont start fuel pressure ok no warning light

2002 Ford Focus 1.8tdci
Posted: Oct 23, 2020
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