Is it worth buying a 2012 Ford Focus?

Is it worth buying a 2012 Ford Focus?

No. The 2012 Ford Focus was the least reliable year model of Focus released, with a huge number of customers complaining of transmission, power steering, and various other reliability issues. We recommend against buying 2012, 2013, or 2014 Ford Focus models due to the high number of owner complaints during these years.

Are the new Ford Focus reliable?

Ford Focus reliability In 2019, though, it dropped to 79th place out of 100 cars. Just 5.7% of owners said they’d experienced an issue in our 2018 survey, with the electrics or gearbox the most common culprits. That’s going to be a tall order for the new model to replicate.

How much does it cost to replace a transmission on a 2012 Ford Focus?

If You need to get a new transmission in Your 2012 Ford Focus then the costs will usually be $1,300 to $3,400 and that depends on whether or not You choose a new transmission or a rebuilt one. The price can also vary a lot depending on the local labor rates in Your area.

Is the 2012 Ford Focus a good car?

The 2012 Ford Focus looks like new, runs as expected and is very clean inside and out. It’s a perfect option for our 17 year old daughter. 0 people out of 0 found this review helpful.

Are there any recalls on the 2012 Ford Focus?

I bought my 2012 brand new. After the first year I was notified that there was a transmission sensor recall. I brought it to the dealer and they replaced the part and said I was good to go. Not long thereafter, the car simply stopped like it was in neutral. I was at an intersection and the trans was locked up.

What kind of engine does the Ford Focus have?

An all-new 2.0-liter direct-injected four-cylinder engine powers the entire Focus lineup for 2012. It makes 160 horsepower and 146 pound-feet of torque and comes paired with either a five-speed manual gearbox or six-speed PowerShift dual-clutch automatic.

What’s the price of a 2011 Ford Focus?

Prices on the Focus range from $16,995, including destination, for the base 2011 Ford Focus S, up to about $27k for a loaded Titanium.