Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum - View Single Post - 03 focus zx3 overheated, weird though?
View Single Post
Old 07-03-2012, 11:00 PM   #5
amc49
Focus Fanatic
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Fan#: 96610
Location: Fort Worth, TX
What I Drive: 00 wagon, 02 sedan both zetec atx

Posts: 6,343
Points 3,689, Level 38
Points: 3,689, Level: 38 Points: 3,689, Level: 38 Points: 3,689, Level: 38
Level Up 26% Completed
Level up: 26% Level up: 26% Level up: 26%
Forum Activity 82%
Activity: 82% Activity: 82% Activity: 82%
FF Reputation: 31 amc49 Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Crawl up under the front and look at the front plate of the a/c clutch. If any of the 3 rubber shock absorbers are destroyed or gone, there is your noise. Common ailment. Ford used to carry that part alone for about $20 but I'd bet by cracky that they have 'unitized' it to make you buy the entire clutch for quite a bit more money.
amc49 is offline  
    Reply With Quote