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Old 11-11-2010, 07:06 PM   #471
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I have a high mile ZX4-SES and want to change the rear drum brakes before snow, any of the info I have found shows what looks like pulling the spindle off with the drum on it, does the drum come off by itself like the older cars.
I have not had to do much on the car since day one, serp belt, gas filter, front brakes, 114k miles and passed emissions.
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Disregard , I found my answer, first time working on a front wheel drive vehicle, and I guess the rear drum setup is quite different. Now to find time to actually do the brakes.
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Old 11-18-2010, 11:16 PM   #472
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Just bought a 2000 SE Wagon automatic with ZETEC engine. 107k+ miles and counting. Just bought new tires for it and am going to take it into my local Ford dealer to check it's fluids, etc. So far (been less than a week)- I LOVE this car!!
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Old 11-19-2010, 05:29 PM   #473
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KYB rear shocks replaced at 50k, probably should think about doing another set
Coolant Changed Nov. 2010 when I had posesion of vehicle for exactly 5 years to the day and about 98,000 miles when changed.

No leaks, no rattles, no vibrations. Best vehicle I've ever owned. Since I took ownership of the car with 7 miles on it on Nov. 5, 2005 it has never been inside to the dealership or any other shop, besides the one I work at.

Also Autolite Racing 103 copper plugs every 10-15k.
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Old 12-02-2010, 02:34 PM   #474
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Old 12-06-2010, 11:04 PM   #475
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Old 12-07-2010, 05:56 PM   #476
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I have a 2000 foucs SE wago with 214,000 miles and still going i bought it at the end of august this year for 400 bucks
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Old 12-07-2010, 06:52 PM   #477
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Old 12-11-2010, 08:18 AM   #478
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Old 12-11-2010, 05:02 PM   #479
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My wife and I have Focus wagon's ... hers is a 2001 stick shift, original clutch, with 186,000 and I have 2007 with 80,000... no major problems, we love our wagons <><

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Old 12-11-2010, 07:46 PM   #480
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just hit 100k

the alternator is about to die .. the battery is leaking ... all the motor mounts are broken .. and the front fan is hitting something

Why must all of this happen when its sooooo cooolddd!?!?!?
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