Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum - View Single Post - 2012 Focus Titanium "Low Battery see Owner's Manual" after 20 Minutes of Stereo on
View Single Post
Old 05-18-2013, 12:59 PM   #6
Focus Addict
Ox-y-GenIII's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2011
Fan#: 90008
Location: Saint Francis, MN
What I Drive: 2012 Oxford White SEL Hatch

Posts: 1,153
Points 5,569, Level 48
Points: 5,569, Level: 48 Points: 5,569, Level: 48 Points: 5,569, Level: 48
Level Up 10% Completed
Level up: 10% Level up: 10% Level up: 10%
Forum Activity 5%
Activity: 5% Activity: 5% Activity: 5%
FF Reputation: 4 Ox-y-GenIII Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Start your car in Test Mode by holding the left 'OK' button for a few seconds and then while still holding the button start the car and continue to hold for another few seconds. Once test mode displays on the screen between the guages, use the up or down arrow to navigate to the battery volts screen. If its below 12 that's an issue with a bad battery or faulty alternator. I think mine is actually always around 13 volts which seems a little high actually.

Good luck. If it happens again take a pic and bring it to the dealer.

2012 Oxford White Focus Hatchback
Dyno #'s 164.35 HP 147.12 TQ
Ox-y-GenIII is offline  
    Reply With Quote