Auto Recalls for Consumers

FORD FOCUS - 2010 FORD FOCUS Problems & Complaints

 
Auto Recalls For Consumers
by Ford Motor Company

There are 195 complaints filed for the 2010 FORD FOCUS

Below is a list of complaints & problems filed against the 2010 FORD FOCUS. These problems includes information received by NHTSA from consumers either directly or as recorded by the Vehicle Safety Hotline. This information may be used by NHTSA during the investigation process. If you like to file an official complaint for the 2010 FORD FOCUS, you can do so by calling the NHTSA Mon-Fri 8am to 8pm at 888-327-4236, TTY: 800-424-9153. You can also file your complaint online by clicking here. Your complaint will be added to the NHTSA complaints database after a thorough review. If a trend is discovered, an investigation will be opened by the ODI.

Search Complaints - Search Recalls

See complaints below ↓
View other component problems for this vehicle or view all problems
Air Bags (10) Equipment Adaptive (1) Power Train (32) Steering (10) Unknown Or Other (12)
Electrical System (28) Exterior Lighting (1) Seat Belts (2) Structure (12) Vehicle Speed Control (31)
Electronic Stability Control (1) Fuel Propulsion System (11) Seats (3) Suspension (16) Visibility (6)
Engine (26) Fuel System Gasoline (15) Service Brakes (4) Tires (11) Visibility Wiper (1)
Engine And Engine Cooling (11) Latches Locks Linkages (27) Service Brakes Hydraulic (3) Traction Control System (1) Wheels (11)
Equipment (1)

Pages:  1  
2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  >>  ... 28
 
ComplaintDescription

ENGINE

5/17/2016 - SACRAMENTO, CA
THE CONTACT OWNS A 2010 FORD FOCUS. WHEN THE VEHICLE WAS STOPPED, THE ENGINE CUT OFF. THE VEHICLE WAS ABLE TO BE RESTARTED. THE FAILURE RECURRED SEVERAL TIMES. THE VEHICLE WAS TAKEN TO A LOCAL DEALER WHERE IT WAS DIAGNOSED AND THE THROTTLE BODY ASSEMBLY WAS CLEANED. THE FAILURE RECURRED WITHIN THREE WEEKS AND THE VEHICLE WAS TAKEN BACK TO THE LOCAL DEALER. THE DEALER MADE THE MANUFACTURER AWARE OF THE FAILURE AND WAS INFORMED THAT THE ISSUE WAS NORMAL. THE CONTACT NOTIFIED THE BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU AND WAS REFERRED TO NHTSA. THE FAILURE MILEAGE WAS 82,500.

View Details

VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

5/17/2016 - SACRAMENTO, CA
THE CONTACT OWNS A 2010 FORD FOCUS. WHEN THE VEHICLE WAS STOPPED, THE ENGINE CUT OFF. THE VEHICLE WAS ABLE TO BE RESTARTED. THE FAILURE RECURRED SEVERAL TIMES. THE VEHICLE WAS TAKEN TO A LOCAL DEALER WHERE IT WAS DIAGNOSED AND THE THROTTLE BODY ASSEMBLY WAS CLEANED. THE FAILURE RECURRED WITHIN THREE WEEKS AND THE VEHICLE WAS TAKEN BACK TO THE LOCAL DEALER. THE DEALER MADE THE MANUFACTURER AWARE OF THE FAILURE AND WAS INFORMED THAT THE ISSUE WAS NORMAL. THE CONTACT NOTIFIED THE BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU AND WAS REFERRED TO NHTSA. THE FAILURE MILEAGE WAS 82,500.

View Details

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

5/4/2016 - PADUCAH, KY
CAR FAILS TO START WHEN THE KEY IS INSERTED AND TURNED TO THE PROPER IGNITION STARTING POINT. MY MECHANICS SAYS THE CAR IS NOT FINDING THE SAFETY CHIP INSIDE THE KEY AND WILL NOT ALLOW THE CAR TO START. I AM HAVING TO REPLACE THE IGNITION AND HAVE MY KEY RE-PROGRAMMED. THIS HAS BEEN DEGRADING OVER A PERIOD OF MONTHS. STARTING WITH A FORCEFULNESS OF THE KEY TO MAKE IT START. THE LONGER IT HAS GONE THE WORSE IT HAS GOTTEN. UNTIL IT FINALLY WOULD NOT START AT ALL. THE REPAIR WILL COST ME $ 400.00 PLUS HAVING IT TOWED. IT IS A FAILURE OF THE IGNITION SWITCH TO RECOGNIZE THE KEY'S SAFETY CHIP INSIDE THE KEY. IT HAS CAUSED ME TO SIT AND WAIT FOR THE CAR TO START, SOMETIMES REACHING 30 MINUTES. I TAKE VERY GOOD CARE OF MY CARS AND HIS SHOULD NOT BE HAPPENING.

View Details

FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM

3/17/2016 - WHITE BEAR TOWNSHIP, MN
AT HIGHWAY SPEED OR ANY SPEED THE LITTLE WRENCH LIGHT COMES ON THE DASH AND THEN THE GAS PEDAL HAS NO EFFECT. YOU HAVE TO COAST TO A STOP ALONG THE ROAD, TURN IT OFF AND RESTART IT. THEN ITS FINE. IF YOU DON'T TURN IT OFF AND RESTART IT WILL STAY IN LIMP MODE DRIVING MAXIMUM 5 MPH. THIS CAR HAS 92K MILES. WRENCH LIGHT DOES NOT STAY ON. TD

View Details

LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES: DOORS: LATCH

2/17/2016 - DOVER, PA
THE CONTACT OWNS A 2010 FORD FOCUS. WHILE PARKED, THE FRONT DRIVER SIDE DOOR AJAR WARNING LIGHT ILLUMINATED WHEN THE DOOR WAS PROPERLY CLOSED. THE FAILURE OCCURRED CONSTANTLY. THE VEHICLE WAS NOT DIAGNOSED OR REPAIRED. THE CONTACT STATED THAT THE VIN WAS NOT INCLUDED IN NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 15V246000(LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES). THE MANUFACTURER WAS MADE AWARE OF THE FAILURE. THE FAILURE MILEAGE WAS UNKNOWN. ..UPDATED 03/15/16

View Details

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

2/17/2016 - DOVER, PA
THE CONTACT OWNS A 2010 FORD FOCUS. WHILE PARKED, THE FRONT DRIVER SIDE DOOR AJAR WARNING LIGHT ILLUMINATED WHEN THE DOOR WAS PROPERLY CLOSED. THE FAILURE OCCURRED CONSTANTLY. THE VEHICLE WAS NOT DIAGNOSED OR REPAIRED. THE CONTACT STATED THAT THE VIN WAS NOT INCLUDED IN NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 15V246000(LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES). THE MANUFACTURER WAS MADE AWARE OF THE FAILURE. THE FAILURE MILEAGE WAS UNKNOWN. ..UPDATED 03/15/16

View Details

UNKNOWN OR OTHER

2/8/2016 - MAYSVILLE, MO
DOORS LOCK AND WONT UNLOCK AT TIME TRAPPING YOU IN AND THE CAR GOES THUR TIRES LIKE CRAZY BUT I'M REALLY WORRIED ABOUT THE DOORS TRAPING YOU IN THE VICHLE AT TIMES

View Details

SUSPENSION

2/8/2016 - MAYSVILLE, MO
DOORS LOCK AND WONT UNLOCK AT TIME TRAPPING YOU IN AND THE CAR GOES THUR TIRES LIKE CRAZY BUT I'M REALLY WORRIED ABOUT THE DOORS TRAPING YOU IN THE VICHLE AT TIMES

View Details

ENGINE

2/8/2016 - MAYSVILLE, MO
DOORS LOCK AND WONT UNLOCK AT TIME TRAPPING YOU IN AND THE CAR GOES THUR TIRES LIKE CRAZY BUT I'M REALLY WORRIED ABOUT THE DOORS TRAPING YOU IN THE VICHLE AT TIMES

View Details

LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

1/29/2016 - UKIAH, CA
THE CONTACT OWNS A 2010 FORD FOCUS. THE CONTACT STATED THAT THE REAR PASSENGER SIDE DOOR WOULD NOT OPEN FROM INSIDE OR OUTSIDE THE VEHICLE. THE VEHICLE WAS TAKEN TO AN INDEPENDENT MECHANIC WHO DIAGNOSED THAT THE LOCKING MECHANISM WAS FAULTY AND NEEDED TO BE REPLACED. THE VEHICLE WAS NOT REPAIRED. THE MANUFACTURER WAS NOT NOTIFIED OF THE FAILURE. THE VIN WAS NOT AVAILABLE. THE FAILURE MILEAGE WAS 66,000.

View Details
Pages:  1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  >>  ... 28
Home  •  Car Recalls  •  Tires  •  Motorcycles  •  RVs  •  Commercial Vehicles  •  Car Seats  •  Complaints  •  Sitemap  •  Privacy Policy

Edmunds  •  Kelley Blue Book  •  SaferCar.gov  •  Consumer Recalls  •  Government Recalls
Follow arfc_recalls on TwitterRSS Feeds