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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.

4.0

definitely annoying
Typical Repair Cost:
No data
Average Mileage:
102,000 miles
Total Complaints:
1 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. not sure (1 reports)
2002 Ford Focus accessories - interior problems

accessories - interior problem

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2002 Ford Focus Owner Comments

problem #1

Jan 112013

Focus ZTS 4 cyl

  • Manual transmission
  • 102,000 miles

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

This car has had electrical problems since the beginning. The trunk-open light has been constantly on for the last few years. Then for no apparent reason, when the headlights get turned on, the trunk lock clicks loudly and constantly. I'm guessing there is no real danger involved but it is certainly annoying.

- , Kansas City, MO, USA

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