CarComplaints.com Notes: The 2002 Ford Focus 2.0L SOHC engine has a defect where the intake valve seat fails. The valve then falls into the cylinder, destroying the engine & most owner relationships with Ford in the process.

10.0

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 1
Injuries / Deaths:
1 / 0
Average Mileage:
175,778 miles

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2002 Ford Focus Owner Comments

problem #1

Jun 082010

Focus 4-cyl

  • 175,778 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

Engine compartment fires on the driver's side in the area of the battery burning all the wires and the left headlight.

- Vega Alta, PR, USA

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