2012 Ford FocusCora Markley - Baltimore, MD06/27/2016
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.
it's a Bottle Rocket!
2014 Ford FocusSean Mitchell - Colorado Springs, CO10/17/2016
So most people can't tell this car from a PT Cruiser. But most people can't tell a new Corvette from a Ferrari. Most people are pretty dim when it comes to cars, as evident in many of the reviews you'll read on here.
I'm coming off of a 2006 Audi S4 who's engine was a ticking time bomb. Great fun, very fast car, but ten year old German performance cars are not known for their reliability.
But I digress. It's saying something for the Focus ST that I am having just as much fun, if not more, than I was in the S4. This thing is like a go kart on a canyon road, while being practical for a family man. This car is universally loved by the automotive press.
loved the look of the focus!
2013 Ford FocusKayla Cook - Spokane, WA02/02/2016
Had a lot of problems with this car, transmission was slipping and to replace the clutch plate in it. The brakes were bad. But Car max was awesome about the whole thing I told them I wasn't happy with the car and didn't want to wait for the part to come in they offered to let me choose a diffrent car but j just decided to give it back this was after 30 days of having the car felt very thankful I went through car max and besides having issues with my car it was a very good experience. I will be going to car max for my next car! Always recommend them!
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