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Old 09-30-2009, 05:42 PM   #1
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I want to boast a litte.

My first post. I am the proud owner of a 07 wagon that I bought new in Dec. of 06. It turned 100k today. The car has been nothing but a pleasure. I use it in my work and keep detailed records for tax purposes. I check MPG at every fillup and have never gotten under 30 mpg. On one 700 mile trip I got 41. I do the oil changes myself every 3k. I used to drive Escort wagons and traded them at 300k. This is my first Focus and I was a little anxious that I couldn't get another Escort, but I am sure my Focus will prove to be just as reliable, after all it is a Ford.
Thanks for letting me brag


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Old 09-30-2009, 05:58 PM   #2
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Congrats on getting to 100k! The d-tech is a potent motor! Hoping to see you get to 300k!
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Old 09-30-2009, 07:06 PM   #3
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never below 30mpg? all hail the Focus mpg king
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Old 09-30-2009, 07:24 PM   #4
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Old 09-30-2009, 08:21 PM   #5
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Lucky dog! I so wanted a Focus wagon, but couldn't find a used five-speed model. May I ask whether yours has a five-speed, or an auto trans?
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Old 10-01-2009, 06:25 AM   #6
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It's an auto SEL.
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Old 10-01-2009, 08:28 AM   #7
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congrats. Your car should last 300k easy with the maintenance schedule you maintain.
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Old 10-01-2009, 08:49 PM   #8
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Nice! good to hear. and to the site
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