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Old 08-15-2011, 10:08 AM   #1361
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Old 08-17-2011, 06:00 PM   #1362
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I just joined this site last night. I have an 05 Focus SE ZX4 that I've been very happy with. It was my very first new car! Think I've been very lucky so far. I'm on my 3rd battery BUT they don't always give you the great batteries at the dealership. (plus it was still under warranty when the 1st one died) Had to get the drivers side window repaired when it wouldn't open and close anymore. Got a new fuel filter last week and it appears my fuel pump is going. I've heard that's a known issue. Was wondering about the lifetime air filter. Gotta be changed eventually right?
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Old 08-19-2011, 12:31 PM   #1363
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Old 08-19-2011, 02:55 PM   #1364
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chaubner.....we need pics! We want to appreciate your car as much as you do!
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Old 08-19-2011, 04:21 PM   #1365
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Welcome to the site.

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Old 08-21-2011, 07:09 AM   #1366
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Hi all,
I just purchased a new 2012 Focus SEL, here in St. John's, Newfoundland, on August 4th, 2011. I originally was a Mazda man but I just wasn't impressed enough to go with them again.

Two weeks previous I was driving back from Port Aux Basque, Newfoundland when my family struck a moose and wrote off our Mazda Tribute 2008. So when we got back to St. John's was in immediate need of transportation again. We, my wife and I figured we'd go for something smaller to save on the gas and well for me, I've liked sportier cars.


The 2012 Focus was certainly the best car I tried, but like everything in. Newfoundland, selection isn't the greatest. I was looking for a titanium but only found a SEL model. However, someone can correct me on this, the only two things we don't have seems to be the Leather Seats, and Moonroof. Both I would have liked to have. But that's selection here and a short time frame as well. At least, the color was right. Tuxedo Black and the rear camera and park assist is really gadgety but fun to show off. Ross, at Avalon Ford has been one of the best car dealers I ever have dealt with, he is knowledgable, efficient, and always there to help out. That's great service... I'll hope that keeps up for the life of my Focus.

Anyway, looking forward to this site as I want to learn as much as I can about the car I bought from other owners and hopefully I let everyone know how the Focus survives one of the harshest environments in Canada. If the snow an ice isn't bad enough, we have the city here dropping enough salt on the roads to destroy the strongest metals in a day.

Cheers and looking forward to being here.
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Old 08-21-2011, 11:23 AM   #1367
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Hi Guys im from the UK, just bought my second Focus which is a 2005 Ford Focus LX 3 Door, enjoying speaking to other Focus Drivers.

Thought id say hi. :)
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Old 08-21-2011, 11:27 AM   #1368
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Welcome to everyone. It's great to see new folks coming onto this forum. Enjoy
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Old 08-21-2011, 11:29 AM   #1369
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thanks :)
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Old 08-21-2011, 11:29 AM   #1370
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Welcome guys!

Auslander - good luck during your winter there! I've heard it's bad. I'm from Ontario and they too put a ton of salt down in the winters!
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