Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum - View Single Post - 2001 Ford Focus ZTS overheating
View Single Post
Old 10-20-2012, 06:15 PM   #9
amc49
Focus Fanatic
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Fan#: 96610
Location: Fort Worth, TX
What I Drive: 00 wagon, 02 sedan both zetec atx

Posts: 4,803
FF Reputation: 23 amc49 Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
If it seems to get somewhat better after overheating for a bit then high speed fan is kicking in after low did not when it should've. A/C not coming on says again low speed problem. Resistor or low speed relay problem. Resistor check is easy, if not melted then it's OK, relay harder, can stick occasionally and still test good. Best way there is buy a new one, not expensive.
amc49 is offline  
    Reply With Quote