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Old 08-10-2011, 10:59 PM   #1
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What neat tricks and tips have you've found since owning?

Just wondering what features, tips and tricks people have found since owning?

For me I found the hidden menu to be neat. Holding trip/reset down while starting car shows the menu. Holding again for 5 seconds returns you to normal operation.

Salesman didn't know that the SE has a line in for mp3 players. Inside glovebox on top.


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Old 08-10-2011, 11:48 PM   #2
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When going from Sport mode (S) to drive (D), you don't have to pull the trigger and move the shifter. You can simply move it up into D and it'll lock into place. Love that!
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Old 08-11-2011, 11:12 AM   #3
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I found out about the glovebox mounted mp3 line on here after salesman told me it didnt have one. #FAIL
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Old 07-01-2013, 09:42 PM   #4
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I found out about the glovebox mounted mp3 line on here after salesman told me it didnt have one. #FAIL
What do you mean glove box mp3?
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What do you mean glove box mp3?
The base SE models without sync had an auxiliary jack inside the glove box instead of the center console.

There really is not a need for a new thread given there aren't that many if any new features for 2013 or 2014 vs the 2012 model year.
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Old 08-11-2011, 11:15 AM   #6
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I found a key in the IA remote. My salesperson never told me anything about a key. I found this out just by going thru the Owner's Guide...
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Old 08-11-2011, 11:25 AM   #7
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I found that every window, when controlled from the driver's side, has one-touch up and down.
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Old 08-12-2011, 04:14 PM   #8
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I found that every window, when controlled from the driver's side, has one-touch up and down.
My SE Sport doesn't have this. I believe it's only on higher trims
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My SE Sport doesn't have this. I believe it's only on higher trims
True, the SE only has one-touch down on the drivers window.

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Old 08-14-2011, 07:44 AM   #10
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I found that every window, when controlled from the driver's side, has one-touch up and down.
Actually, it isn't just on the drivers side. The Canadian 2012 Focus has the one touch up/down feature on all windows for the SEL & Titanium trim models.
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