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  • 2012 Ford Focus SE in Gaithersburg, Maryland 20877

    Price: $9,899*

    Mileage: 68,814

    VIN: 1FAHP3F29CL287453

    Stock Number: 16615521

    Location: CarMax Gaithersburg in Gaithersburg, Maryland 20877

    Description Used 2012 Ford Focus SE for sale - $9,899, 68,814 miles with , Auxiliary Audio Input, Rear Spoiler, Overhead Airbags

    Transmission: Automatic Color: Red Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.23 (169 reviews) "Do not buy the focus with the "automatic transmission". It's not a true automatic, it's actually a manual transmission that shifts itself. However it's a flawed design and very problematic. The clutches slip, it will shake the front end of the car during acceleration, and make loud grinding noises during shifts sometimes. Ford has no 100% solution to solving these issues, they start by reprogramming the transmission computer but that doesn't help, then they will order a new clutch pack for it but that takes twelve weeks to arrive and still is not a 100% fix. If you want a focus, buy the true manual version of the car. The engine is great, pretty strong and fuel efficient. The ford sync works pretty decent."

  • 2012 Ford Focus Titanium in Gaithersburg, Maryland 20877

    Price: $11,499*

    Mileage: 69,904

    VIN: 1FAHP3N20CL230446

    Stock Number: 16613553

    Location: CarMax Gaithersburg in Gaithersburg, Maryland 20877

    Description Used 2012 Ford Focus Titanium for sale - $11,499, 69,904 miles with , Bluetooth, Leather Seats, Sunroof(s)

    Transmission: Automatic Color: Silver Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.23 (169 reviews) "Constantly breaks down! For a new car (only being 3 years old and 50k miles on it you think it would at least be reliable..but no. I have been left stranded multipul times. Bought if from Carmax in February of 2014 and so far I have had to replace the battery and the battery cables, electronic mother board and several others things. Worst buy I've ever made. Won't be buying a ford again"

  • 2012 Ford Focus S in Laurel, Maryland 20723

    Price: $8,899*

    Mileage: 94,905

    VIN: 1FAHP3E20CL335889

    Stock Number: 16586855

    Location: CarMax Laurel in Laurel, Maryland 20723

    Description Used 2012 Ford Focus S for sale - $8,899, 94,905 miles with , Auxiliary Audio Input, Overhead Airbags, Traction Control

    Transmission: Manual 5 Speed Color: Gray Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.23 (169 reviews) "This is a compact car that is great for commuters like me, and also quite sporty. It doesn't get the fuel economy of a Toyota Prius, the power of a SkyActiv Mazda3, or the front storage and passenger accommodation of a Chevrolet Cruze, but it does adequately well in all those areas and also provides a very responsive and feature-rich driving experience. The exterior styling is exciting, and the interior styling is decent with some nice materials. It has some undesirable characteristics in its transmission, cabin noise, and entertainment systems, but none of these things is too particularly bad, and my overall sentiment of the vehicle is very positive. I am wholly satisfied with my purchase, and I have no regrets about it."

  • 2012 Ford Focus SE in White Marsh, Maryland 21162

    Price: $8,499*

    Mileage: 127,257

    VIN: 1FAHP3F22CL232343

    Stock Number: 16646585

    Location: CarMax White Marsh in White Marsh, Maryland 21162

    Description Used 2012 Ford Focus SE for sale - $8,499, 127,257 miles with , Bluetooth, Front Seat Heaters, Cruise Control

    Transmission: Automatic Color: Black Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.23 (169 reviews) "Gets @ 33 mpg city driving, which was very similar to the 1999 Ford Escort that I bought brand new. It was the best car I've ever had. I don't know what the highway mileage is on the Focus since I haven't gone on a trip. BTW - I bought the Focus in August of 2015."

  • 2012 Ford Focus SE in White Marsh, Maryland 21162

    Price: $9,499*

    Mileage: 98,213

    VIN: 1FAHP3F28CL343561

    Stock Number: 16523287

    Location: CarMax White Marsh in White Marsh, Maryland 21162

    Description Used 2012 Ford Focus SE for sale - $9,499, 98,213 miles with , Cruise Control, Auxiliary Audio Input, Overhead Airbags

    Transmission: Automatic Color: White Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.23 (169 reviews) "Smooth ride for a small car. Great on gas. Good booming system. Spacious. The brake system is awesome!"

  • 2012 Ford Focus Titanium in Salisbury, Maryland 21801

    Price: $11,899*

    Mileage: 71,339

    VIN: 1FAHP3J22CL419587

    Stock Number: 16206217

    Location: CarMax Salisbury in Salisbury, Maryland 21801

    Description Used 2012 Ford Focus Titanium for sale - $11,899, 71,339 miles with , Bluetooth, Leather Seats, Sunroof(s)

    Transmission: Automatic Color: Gray Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.23 (169 reviews) "Great fuel economy, seats are cramped but comfortable. styling is excellent, plenty of power, luxurious interior, high quality materials are used. The focus brings European sophistication to America, and it's a great thing to have. The only problem I've had so far is that the Sony sound system produces a bit of hideous door rattle at high levels of bass."

  • 2012 Ford Focus SE in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19406

    Price: $8,998*

    Mileage: 126,330

    VIN: 1FAHP3F25CL122693

    Stock Number: 16088898

    Location: CarMax King of Prussia in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19406

    Description Used 2012 Ford Focus SE for sale - $8,998, 126,330 miles with , Auxiliary Audio Input, Overhead Airbags, Traction Control

    Transmission: Automatic Color: White Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.23 (169 reviews) "I love the car, but it does have some serious transmission problems. One day the check engine light will be on and the next it's gone. As well as the transmission light, it'll ask you to pull over safely. It had a recall on the TCM and the control module but it was already done and the car is still jumping. I regret buying the car for that reason. Otherwise, I have no issue with anything else. I love the interior layout, the hatchback room, the leather and the sunroof."

  • 2012 Ford Focus SE in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19047

    Price: $8,998*

    Mileage: 104,094

    VIN: 1FAHP3F27CL204862

    Stock Number: 16408248

    Location: CarMax Langhorne in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19047

    Description Used 2012 Ford Focus SE for sale - $8,998, 104,094 miles with , Bluetooth, Sunroof(s), Front Seat Heaters

    Transmission: Manual 5 Speed Color: Red Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.23 (169 reviews) "Love the many features on this car, automatic lights and wipers, rear back up warning system, sun roof. Also has the wireless phone and music Ford sync system which is great for listening to my own music and hands free phone conversation. In great like new condition."

  • 2012 Ford Focus SE in Virginia Beach, Virginia 23452

    Price: $8,998*

    Mileage: 125,829

    VIN: 1FAHP3K24CL466537

    Stock Number: 16226306

    Location: CarMax Virginia Beach in Virginia Beach, Virginia 23452

    Description Used 2012 Ford Focus SE for sale - $8,998, 125,829 miles with , Bluetooth, Cruise Control, Auxiliary Audio Input

    Transmission: Automatic Color: Silver Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.23 (169 reviews) "It is just easy to drive."

  • 2012 Ford Focus SEL in Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27103

    Price: $9,599*

    Mileage: 106,242

    VIN: 1FAHP3M29CL271059

    Stock Number: 16787276

    Location: CarMax Winston-Salem in Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27103

    Description Used 2012 Ford Focus SEL for sale - $9,599, 106,242 miles with , Bluetooth, Leather Seats, Sunroof(s)

    Transmission: Automatic Color: Green Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.23 (169 reviews) "Its a very good car, reliable, drives good. Its definitely compact, small for big people."

  • 2012 Ford Focus SE in Cleveland, Ohio 44128

    Price: $9,998*

    Mileage: 98,817

    VIN: 1FAHP3F21CL233337

    Stock Number: 16332726

    Location: CarMax Cleveland East in Cleveland, Ohio 44128

    Description Used 2012 Ford Focus SE for sale - $9,998, 98,817 miles with , Bluetooth, Convenience Package, Cruise Control

    Transmission: Automatic Color: Gray Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.23 (169 reviews) "I couldn't stand this car period. I thought it had transmission problems by the way it felt when I drove it, come to find out that's how its meant to be. But I will say I was so happy carmax let me exchange this one for a Nissan sentra."

  • 2012 Ford Focus Titanium in Rochester, New York 14623

    Price: $12,599*

    Mileage: 79,889

    VIN: 1FAHP3N21CL144868

    Stock Number: 16306669

    Location: CarMax Rochester in Rochester, New York 14623

    Description Used 2012 Ford Focus Titanium for sale - $12,599, 79,889 miles with , Bluetooth, Leather Seats, Sunroof(s)

    Transmission: Automatic Color: Blue Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.23 (169 reviews) "Transmission in this car is pretty bad. Ford implemented a dual clutch in 2012, and it definitely wasn't a finished product when they rolled it out. The car has a horrible shudder on take off, and can feel unsafe when it does. This is the biggest issue I've had with the car. Everything else has been great. If it wasn't for the transmission issues, this would be a 5 star car in my eyes."

  • 2012 Ford Focus SE in Columbus, Ohio 43235

    Price: $11,998*

    Mileage: 45,806

    VIN: 1FAHP3K29CL319727

    Stock Number: 16685883

    Location: CarMax Columbus Sawmill in Columbus, Ohio 43235

    Description Used 2012 Ford Focus SE for sale - $11,998, 45,806 miles with , Sport Package, Leather Seats, Sunroof(s)

    Transmission: Automatic Color: Silver Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.23 (169 reviews) "I would have given it 5 stars if not for the squirrely transmission. After research I found that this year had issues with the new style of transmission. That said it's easy enough to work around it by using manual mode while city driving so I would still recommend it. It is a very good value for the price. The sporty style is beautiful, my car is a gorgeous golden yellow, the titanium package is very useful as well as sleek. Love the backup camera! It is also much cheaper to insure than an SUV. I recommend Carmax because no hassle customer service, and I had and especially knowledgeable and professional sales guy."

  • 2012 Ford Focus SEL in Hickory, North Carolina 28602

    Price: $9,599*

    Mileage: 73,662

    VIN: 1FAHP3M22CL298104

    Stock Number: 16431788

    Location: CarMax Hickory in Hickory, North Carolina 28602

    Description Used 2012 Ford Focus SEL for sale - $9,599, 73,662 miles with , Bluetooth, Cruise Control, Auxiliary Audio Input

    Transmission: Automatic Color: Red Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.23 (169 reviews) "This car is cozy and comfortable. I'm 6'1" and I was worried about interior room before I test drove it. Even with the sunroof and spiky hair, headroom isn't an issue (lower the seat when you test drive it!) The features on the Titanium are great. The smart key works flawlessly. The navigation is a big plus and I use it often when traveling. The interior of the car is high quality."

  • 2012 Ford Focus SE in Tri-Cities, Tennessee 37620

    Price: $8,998*

    Mileage: 91,610

    VIN: 1FAHP3K2XCL147157

    Stock Number: 16498805

    Location: CarMax Bristol in Tri-Cities, Tennessee 37620

    Description Used 2012 Ford Focus SE for sale - $8,998, 91,610 miles with , Auxiliary Audio Input, Rear Spoiler, Overhead Airbags

    Transmission: Automatic Color: Red Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.23 (169 reviews) "I love love LOVE this car but when I bought a newer car I was hoping to not have any major repairs for a long time. Before I'd even made a car payment on the thing the transmission went out and it was $1700 to fix. If you get this car make sure you get the MaxCare. The only reason we didn't was because my boyfriend is a mechanic and could do all the little repairs that might come up. But obviously the transmission was a big deal."

  • 2012 Ford Focus SE in Hartford, Connecticut 06120

    Price: $9,998*

    Mileage: 88,440

    VIN: 1FAHP3F22CL169860

    Stock Number: 16460539

    Location: CarMax Hartford in Hartford, Connecticut 06120

    Description Used 2012 Ford Focus SE for sale - $9,998, 88,440 miles with , Cruise Control, Auxiliary Audio Input, Overhead Airbags

    Transmission: Automatic Color: White Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.23 (169 reviews) "I never pictured myself driving a Ford Focus but had to find something reasonably priced and quick after getting into an accident. My Focus is a sporty hatchback model with a sunroof which is great for my lifestyle as someone who was a previous Jeep owner. The only issue with this car is that I wasn't made aware of the transmission recall that needed to be repaired. This is something Ford will cover, however it takes several months and a few trips to the dealership to get the issue resolved. Once it is resolved, they warn you that this may occur every so often due to how the car is built. I would rate this car 5 stars if it didn't have this issue, however it has been pretty frustrating dealing with the transmission every so often."

  • 2012 Ford Focus SE in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina 29579

    Price: $8,998*

    Mileage: 91,563

    VIN: 1FAHP3F2XCL219498

    Stock Number: 15948561

    Location: CarMax Myrtle Beach in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina 29579

    Description Used 2012 Ford Focus SE for sale - $8,998, 91,563 miles with , Bluetooth, Cruise Control, Auxiliary Audio Input

    Transmission: Automatic Color: Blue Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.23 (169 reviews) "I love the bang for the buck I got with this car!! Has a lot of bells and whistles for an affordable price. Great little car for a small family or college kid. Our Sales Consultant Bobby has excellent customer service skills and makes you feel like a valued customer even before you drive the car off the lot. That man deserves a raise ;-)"

  • 2012 Ford Focus Titanium in Cincinnati, Ohio 45240

    Price: $9,998*

    Mileage: 102,490

    VIN: 1FAHP3N23CL463155

    Stock Number: 16601499

    Location: CarMax Cincinnati in Cincinnati, Ohio 45240

    Description Used 2012 Ford Focus Titanium for sale - $9,998, 102,490 miles with , Bluetooth, Leather Seats, Parking Sensors

    Transmission: Automatic Color: Black Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.23 (169 reviews) "The smooth and instant acceleration for jumping on the freeway, out performs my old Camero, but about equal with my old Eclipse. I've always switched car brands at $30,000 but after test driving a lot of other current new brands/models, I'm still shopping because this car doesn't feel like a small engine while equal engines of other makes, make it so obvious. The gas milage is great too! Cosmetically, I also love the white top stitching on seats..... All the chrome the Titanium has, grabs the attention of everyone that gets into my car. The screen is big but doesn't stick out like a sore thumb like my friends luxury cars either. the only reason I don't 5 stars is the city driving acceleration has an occasional flaw..."

  • 2012 Ford Focus Titanium in Cincinnati, Ohio 45240

    Price: $12,998*

    Mileage: 33,183

    VIN: 1FAHP3J26CL299888

    Stock Number: 16558227

    Location: CarMax Cincinnati in Cincinnati, Ohio 45240

    Description Used 2012 Ford Focus Titanium for sale - $12,998, 33,183 miles with , Bluetooth, Leather Seats, Sunroof(s)

    Transmission: Automatic Color: Gray Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.23 (169 reviews) "The pros of this car are 40+mpg, great styling, more than ample room for two adults traveling, very comfortable ride and handling for a light suspension vehicle. The cons, other than no light in the glove box, none. Originally bought for to and from work vehicle, since then have taking two 3000-4000 trips in it with absolutely no complaints. The fuel savings will literally pay for this car. Have had many compliments on vehicle as a whole. Ford Focus, you are a keeper"

  • 2012 Ford Focus SE in Boston, Massachusetts 01923

    Price: $7,998*

    Mileage: 106,223

    VIN: 1FAHP3K20CL134045

    Stock Number: 16799957

    Location: CarMax Danvers in Boston, Massachusetts 01923

    Description Used 2012 Ford Focus SE for sale - $7,998, 106,223 miles with , Bluetooth, Auxiliary Audio Input, Rear Spoiler

    Transmission: Manual 5 Speed Color: Blue Avg. Vehicle Review: 4.23 (169 reviews) "The only reason I got this car, was because I drive ALOT. And it's great on gas. I definitely recommend it, if you drive a lot or even long distances, other than that. I've got nothing. It's not a family car what so ever. Back seat has no room at all. It's a very small car. the only way I recommend it, is if you don't have a family. For a single person. It's great. But that's about it."

*Price excludes tax, title & tags. Dealer fees up to $299 may apply.

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2012 Ford Focus S Specifications

Feature Description
Transmission Automatic
Engine 2.0L
Horsepower 160 horsepower@6500rpm
MPG City 28
MPG Highway 38

Customer Review Summary for 2012 Ford Focus

4.2
(169 Reviews)

Bad transmission

2012 Ford Focus Andy W - High point, NC 01/28/2016

Do not buy the focus with the "automatic transmission". It's not a true automatic, it's actually a manual transmission that shifts itself. However it's a flawed design and very problematic. The clutches slip, it will shake the front end of the car during acceleration, and make loud grinding noises during shifts sometimes. Ford has no 100% solution to solving these issues, they start by reprogramming the transmission computer but that doesn't help, then they will order a new clutch pack for it but that takes twelve weeks to arrive and still is not a 100% fix. If you want a focus, buy the true manual version of the car. The engine is great, pretty strong and fuel efficient. The ford sync works pretty decent.

Terrible car-won't be buying a ford again

2012 Ford Focus Abigail - Dallas, TX 04/07/2015

Constantly breaks down! For a new car (only being 3 years old and 50k miles on it you think it would at least be reliable..but no. I have been left stranded multipul times. Bought if from Carmax in February of 2014 and so far I have had to replace the battery and the battery cables, electronic mother board and several others things. Worst buy I've ever made. Won't be buying a ford again

Worth Your Consideration

2012 Ford Focus Eric - Stone Mountain, GA 03/09/2015

This is a compact car that is great for commuters like me, and also quite sporty. It doesn't get the fuel economy of a Toyota Prius, the power of a SkyActiv Mazda3, or the front storage and passenger accommodation of a Chevrolet Cruze, but it does adequately well in all those areas and also provides a very responsive and feature-rich driving experience. The exterior styling is exciting, and the interior styling is decent with some nice materials. It has some undesirable characteristics in its transmission, cabin noise, and entertainment systems, but none of these things is too particularly bad, and my overall sentiment of the vehicle is very positive. I am wholly satisfied with my purchase, and I have no regrets about it.

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