2004 Ford Focus Ratings

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Ford Focus 2004
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    2004 Ford Focus

    It's been a good little car. No real problems, except with the rear defrost conking out. Don't use in high wind areas though - it's a lot like a tinker toy on the road in heavy weather.

    • Recommend this vehicle to a friend? Yes
    • How long have you owned this vehicle? 5 years
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    2004 Ford Focus

    VERY DEPENDABLE

    Pros: Cruise control.

    Cons: Road noise.

    My only complaint about this car is the road noise.It holds the road good,handles well,and gets good MPG in town and very good MPG on the highway.

    • Recommend this vehicle to a friend? Yes
    • How long have you owned this vehicle? 5 years
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    2004 Ford Focus

    2.3 ZX3 Great little car.

    Pros: The 2.3 Liter Duratec/5-Speed combo

    Cons: The appearance from the rear.

    Peppy. The 2.3 easily out-accelerates average traffic and still gets 30+ mpg. Reasonably comfortable but a bit noisy. Handles well for a front-drive. Cheap to operate and insure. I drove a 2.0L SVT and it was a dog compared to the 2.3 Duratec. Trouble is, the 2.3 was only available in 2003-2004 in the 3-door model.

    • Recommend this vehicle to a friend? Yes
    • How long have you owned this vehicle? 2 years
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    2004 Ford Focus

    Great car for price

    Pros: Overall durability

    Cons: Level of comfort

    The Ford Focus SE 5-speed is an extremely reliable, fuel efficient, very tough vehicle. I love Fords and will continue to purchase them when possible.

    • Recommend this vehicle to a friend? Yes
    • How long have you owned this vehicle? 4 years
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    2004 Ford Focus - Base (100A) 2dr Hatchback

    Pros: trunk space and the powerful a/c

    Cons: manual windows

    Advice: don't cheap out and get manual windows , they suck.

    It hugs the road well , but once you click on the A/C all of it's 'go-go ' power dissappears.

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    2004 Ford Focus - Base (700A) 4dr Hatchback

    Pros: Mileage

    Cons: Cabin Noise

    Advice: Try it, you'll like it - compares well with comparable Honda and Toyota Models

    Very peppy, good acceleration - even with the automatic transmission, reasonably quiet ride and ecellent - tight handling and very good stopping (4 wheel discs). The real test will be this winter on icy roads in Colorado...

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    2004 Ford Focus - 2dr SVT Hatchback

    Pros: Performance and handling

    Cons: position of turn signal stalk.

    Advice: If you have a passion for driving and cornering buy it. If your a straite line guy/gal

    Best handling pocket rocket available today. At 44 years old with a background in club road racing, I tested all similar competetors on the market. Decision made on comfort, performance, and value. Not only is it my daily driver, I enjoy surprising EVO's, WRX, Si's ect. in the turns at Buttonwillow and Willow Springs Raceways! I torture this car and it only begs for more. No mechanical issues. I just bolted on a Jackson Racing SuperCharger. Oh my God! I'm now in car heaven for $20K! No time for 500 words...I gotta' go drive. Wooohooooooooooo!