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View Poll Results: Have you/someone replaced the battery in your 2012+ Ford Focus?
Yes, please see post #1 for further questions 5 13.16%
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Old 01-26-2014, 04:04 PM   #11
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No issues yet. It sat in garage not driven from December to March.
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Old 01-27-2014, 07:55 AM   #12
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Oct., 24th, 2011 on a Monday 63,000 miles and keeps on starting...
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Old 01-27-2014, 11:53 AM   #13
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Almost 27,000 miles on the clock and still working fine. Wanna go to an optima battery when this one goes out.
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Old 01-27-2014, 06:15 PM   #14
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3 yrs, 25K miles and a week of sitting in below freezing temperatures and it started right up.
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Old 01-27-2014, 08:19 PM   #15
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Went out at right over a year and at 36,016 miles... YES 16 miles over the warranty.
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Old 01-27-2014, 11:15 PM   #16
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Went out at right over a year and at 36,016 miles... YES 16 miles over the warranty.
Factory warranty is 36,000 miles.
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Old 01-27-2014, 11:25 PM   #17
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Having tons of problems with my battery and/or alternator.

Voltage drops galore. Read 14.4 volts at start up then after about 2 mins, drops to 12.5 Need to get this damn PCM controlled junk out of my car lol

Oh and Im currently researching batteries I want to swap out because the factory battery isn't worth a lick if you have a decent audio system installed

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Almost 27,000 miles on the clock and still working fine. Wanna go to an optima battery when this one goes out.
actually you don't want to do that, unless you want to dish out repairs for your alternator shortly after.
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Old 01-28-2014, 12:07 AM   #18
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Oh and Im currently researching batteries I want to swap out because the factory battery isn't worth a lick if you have a decent audio system installed
I would generally advise against licking batteries, factory or aftermarket.
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Old 01-28-2014, 12:45 AM   #19
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I would generally advise against licking batteries, factory or aftermarket.
lol
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Old 01-28-2014, 12:48 AM   #20
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Hahaha. Hey everbody has their vice weather it is smoking, drinking, or licking batteries.
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