Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum - View Single Post - Several questions and looking for suggestions
View Single Post
Old 02-19-2013, 12:08 PM   #3
elsolo
Focus Fanatic
 
elsolo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Fan#: 96835
Location: Long Beach, CA
What I Drive: 2003 dark shadow grey metallic ZX3

Posts: 2,209
Points 2,414, Level 29
Points: 2,414, Level: 29 Points: 2,414, Level: 29 Points: 2,414, Level: 29
Level Up 76% Completed
Level up: 76% Level up: 76% Level up: 76%
Forum Activity 9%
Activity: 9% Activity: 9% Activity: 9%
FF Reputation: 17 elsolo Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (1)
Depends on how much work you do yourself, what you pay for parts, how much your time is worth, and what your other alternatives are.

Used Focus parts are dirt cheap from junk cars.
If you do the labor, fixing all the problems would be more inexpensive than any other plan to get into a drivable car. Find a parts car and rape it for everything your car needs.

If you buy new parts, and/or pay somebody else to do the work, it would be cheaper to buy a different car that doesn't need work.
elsolo is online now  
    Reply With Quote