Ford Focus 2000 SE question - Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum
Ford Focus Forum
HomeContact UsAbout UsGalleryDiscussion ForumsMarketplace


Go Back   Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum > Ford Focus Discussions > Ford Focus & General Car Chat

Ford Focus & General Car Chat Discussion Forum relating to nonspecific Ford Focus models, car purchasing, auto industry news and any car talk.

Search This Forum | Image Search | Advanced Search    
FocusFest FocusFanatics Merchandise

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-05-2005, 09:42 PM   #1
Focus Rookie
 
Join Date: May 2005
Fan#: 22819
Location: Toronto
What I Drive: Ford Focus 2000 SE

Posts: 1
FF Reputation: 1 Giovani Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Ford Focus 2000 SE question

I have a Ford Focus 2000 SE, and i am not sure whether the 110 HP(SPE) motor works with a timing belt or a chain.
I am preparing to go to a service, after 100 000km, what would you suggest i should change or particularly check up. Any help would be apprechiated, thank you.


Giovani is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 05-06-2005, 06:21 AM   #2
Focus Fanatic
 
Join Date: Sep 2003
Fan#: 350
Location: Buckley, WA
What I Drive: 2005 ST

Posts: 3,368
FF Reputation: 1 vanace Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
The SPI engine uses a timing belt. Good idea to change it now.. that is cheap insurance. Look at your owners manual. It will tell you what to check at that milage. But if you haven't been keeping up on Fords recommended schedual, you may need to check more things. Take a good look at suspension bushings and motor mount bushings. They are rubber and get old and need to be changed around then. Oops.. notice km... but check anyways, and keep an eye on them and catch trouble spots early.
__________________
ST crew #18
vanace is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-06-2005, 05:18 PM   #3
Focus Enthusiast
 
LokiG's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Fan#: 20873
Location: Sioux City, IA
What I Drive: 2003 Maroon SE

Posts: 291
FF Reputation: 1 LokiG Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
IMO: timing belt, oil filter, transmission flush, radiator flush, serpentine belt..maybe even run some injector cleaner through your gas tank every once in a while.
__________________
http://www.geocities.com/lokist1313/index.html
LokiG is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Bookmarks & Social Networks

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:41 AM.


Copyright 2002-2015 FocusFanatics.com. All Rights Reserved : Privacy Policy : Advertise Information

Focus Fanatics Ford Focus Forum offers many fun ways for you to engage with other Ford Focus Owners from across the world. Whether it be about the aftermarket performance modifications, technical how-to's, European tuned suspension or awesome fuel economy similar to the Mazda CX-3, Audi S3, Mazda MX-5 Miata and Acura TLX. You can find all Ford Focus, Focus ST and Focus RS related information here. Join our Ford Focus discussion forums and chat with local Focus enthusiasts in your area. If you own other makes have a look at Challenger Hellcat Forum, Charger Hellcat Forum, Cadillac ATS-V Forum, Cadillac ATS Forum, Cadillac CTS-V Forum, Lexus RC-F Forum, Lexus GS-F Forum, Mercedes GLA Forum, Mercedes GLE Forum and Volvo XC90 Forum.





Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.1