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Old 09-02-2012, 11:42 PM   #1
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Question Want to purchase used Focus, any advice?

Hello everyone.

I'm looking at buying a used Ford Focus;
- What year to buy
- What should I pay attention to when looking/driving at a Focus.
- What are the most common problems with a Focus

Any more help would be most appreciated.

Thank you in advance.

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Hey Black and Tan,

I'm looking to spend no more than $3,000. Maybe 3,3 if the deal is very good.
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http://www.focusfanatics.com/forum/showthread.php?t=296832

Check this thread out. Should answer most of your questions.
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Old 09-04-2012, 10:44 PM   #5
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Thank you for the info. It was very helpful.
I'll be looking out for the engine types too.
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