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Old 02-25-2009, 07:49 PM   #111
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2001 Focus LX retired (trade it in on my 09 Focus S) with 362,718 miles..

Normal maintenance plus 1 timing belt, 1 fuel pump, passenger side drive axle.
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Old 02-25-2009, 08:04 PM   #112
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I'm about to hit 181,000 miles on my '02 ZX3.
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Old 02-25-2009, 08:56 PM   #113
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108,108 today on my foci no major problems so to speak of as yet.
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Old 02-25-2009, 09:48 PM   #114
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Old 02-25-2009, 10:54 PM   #115
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168,000 Wagon 1
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o.o how did I manage to post before J-Zetec_pr when he was posted first and whats with his time of 1:30am when I its 12:51am
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Old 02-25-2009, 10:54 PM   #116
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Stupid double post
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Old 02-25-2009, 11:30 PM   #117
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updating here at 139797.
Zetec, a few mods, MTX.


**guys- feel free to keep updating this as mileage increases.
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Old 02-28-2009, 03:45 PM   #118
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191000 here still running good. Uses NO oil at all (no burning, no leaking). Still gets 35Mpg in the summer here in Wisconsin.

I drive an hour to work that's why

So far:

1. Had the locked up ignition switch fixed.
2. New rotors/ brakes about 3 times now. Do them myself now
3. Timing belt replaced at 155000 or so.
4. Serpentine belt replaced maybe around 135000-140000? Cant remember
5. Fuel pump replaced on recall.
6. And of course the infamous thermostat housing O-Ring. I have another small leak, maybe this time the housing is finally cracked.
7. Had the front springs break, fixed also under warranty.

Umm don't hit me. I've never changed the spark plugs ever. But it runs great yet...I wanted to change them, but never got to it..

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Old 02-28-2009, 09:08 PM   #119
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Umm don't hit me. I've never changed the spark plugs ever. But it runs great yet...I wanted to change them, but never got to it..

-niko

Wow. I have 75k on mine, changed the plugs at 60, just to be on the safe side.

Helps to have a family member run a shop too, I pay basically nothing in labor when it comes to routine maintenance
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Old 03-01-2009, 02:21 AM   #120
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@ niko
dude, they're cheap. just change them.
i'm happy to hear stories like yours. makes me think my fofo will last me another few years with no major upsets
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