Conveniently I had a 4 yr old at the time to climb through for me those times I wanted to keep the windows closed lol. The package provides sharp handling response, precise steering and generally an enjoyable connection with the road. I have enough get up and go for interstate. However, many say that an upgrade in design materials is necessary for the Focus to keep up with its class. But the quality of interior materials is low grade. The Focus is due for its most extensive freshening yet for the 2008 model year, but because the basic platform will remain, the changes will be more cosmetic than mechanical. An overhead console includes a sunglasses holder and a space for a garage door opener.
I own the aqua blue color, and can always find my car in any parking lot! I got it years later, it had under 100k miles on it. I just changed my battery and alternator, and that's all. In terms of cargo capacity, the Focus sedan offers 14. Prices do not include manufacturer's destination and delivery charges. Very loud noises from engine compartment.
Not much feedback from the steering, poor road holding and surprisingly bad parking. The car itself is one of the nicest cars I've driven, if a little predictable. The Sport Appearance packages feature spoilers as the focal point, along with unique front fascia and rear bumper treatments and bright exhaust tips. I figured it was too expensive of a fix for my lil hoopty with all these miles on it. You can also get the leather seats as a stand-alone extra. Unfortunately, the car was saddled with numerous recalls in its first couple of years, though the major issues have since been ironed out.
For 2007, the Focus enjoys optional new leather-trimmed sport seats, two new exterior colors and upgrades to the sound systems. So far I've had to replace the tyres, which cost £230. It's been 7 months and no source has been detected. Cons: How would you improve your 2007 Ford Focus? The Focus is expected to get styling revisions and other upgrades for 2008, so expect deals on the 2007 models. Cons: How would you improve your 2007 Ford Focus? That's with the smaller engine and a 5-speed. Published reviews will be distributed to , , , and other web sites.
The little white Focus still handles nicely, has good power for its size gets 29 mpg, and starts up every time. Interior Features The interior features a traditional, clean and stylish look. Just waiting for the next problem to show up. Model year 2007 Year of manufacture 2007 First year of ownership 2014 Most recent year of ownership 2016 Engine and transmission 1. I have t either let off the gas momentarily or gun the engine to get the transmission to shift to the next higher gear.
No problems, great on gas, comfortable for my wife, myself and our 3 kids. Model year 2007 Year of manufacture 2007 First year of ownership 2008 Most recent year of ownership 2010 Engine and transmission 1. Year of manufacture 2007 First year of ownership 2016 Most recent year of ownership 2016 Engine and transmission 1. I've owned this car since new and it's been a joy. Cons: How would you improve your 2007 Ford Focus? The instrument panel is symmetrical with the driver and passenger areas divided by two rectangular climate control registers, the hazard switch and a shallow center stack for the audio and climate controls.
The cause was a worn front engine mount. Amazing room in this wagon. The cause was a stretched emergency brake cable. Changed tires and shock absorbers and stabilizer arm ends, but no difference. One time I had to have my thermometer replaced. Cons: How would you improve your 2007 Ford Focus? The steering is surprisingly quick and responsive, always providing plenty of feedback from the road surface.
Once it's lowered down, you could be around 6-4, 6-5 and still sit in the drivers seat comfortably. Driving Impressions The Ford Focus is notable for its spirited driving dynamics. The package provides sharp handling response, precise steering and generally an enjoyable connection with the road. Otherwise, no quality problems, and should problems occur in the future, the Focus came standard with a 60K-100K ford warranty. Oh, and I'm just a hair under 6 feet tall, and this car has the best headroom of any compact I've been in, better than many full-sized cars. The handling is on par with sport sedans costing much more. On a drive back from Devon, the steering felt heavy.