Focus Fanatics Forum banner


  1. Transmission

    Parts & Accessories
    Am looking for a good used 5 speed trans to go in my 05 Ford Focus ZX3 .
  2. Manual Transmission swap 05 ST 5 speed to SVT 6 speed

    Focus ST
    Hello, I have an 05 zx4 st (2.3) manual and had a question about the transmission. I may just be a bit paranoid but I have to do a lot of highway driving in the car and it has a very low gearing. At 70 I'm just over 3k rpm, and the car has quite a few miles on it. I know that the SVTs have a 6...
  3. 2005 Ford Focus Duratec + MTX75 question

    MK1 Focus
    I JUST bought my car, and I am having noise from my transmission, and want to get it rebuilt for the most part. Looking at getting a bearing/seal kit, but I've run into an issue. All of the kits I find ask if I have an 18.5mm or 20.5mm rear pinion bearing. I have zero clue how to figure out...
  4. neutral safety switch 2008 sedan

    General Technical Chat
    i have a 2008 ford focus sedan with auto transmission trying to replace the neutral safety switch but having a hard time figuring out how to disconnect the linkage would love some help.
  5. Need Help With Overheating Transmission Message

    MK3 Focus
    So I have a 2012 Focus Titanium that I bought last June with no issues. Around December it began to show the "stutter" and other problems that seem to be characteristic of the Focus transmission. After swapping the engine with a 2016 Focus that had a transmission that was supposed to have been...
  6. 2010 Ford Focus SE 5sp trans output speed sensor

    General Technical Chat
    Hey guys new to the forum. I've tried to look on google mostly and did a search here for the placement of the speed sensor for a 2010 Ford Focus SE 5sp trans. I bought the sensor jacked it up thinking it'd be around the same area as the auto trans but had no luck. I'm thinking it might be on the...
  7. Problem with transmission (I think)

    General Technical Chat
    Okay so me and my girlfriend were taking a little road trip and we were cruising on the highway at like 90 for about 30 mins. All of a sudden it starts slowing down and I can’t accelerate anymore so I slowly pull over and turn off my car and turn it back on again. Now it’ll shift into drive and...
  8. Transmission fluid change

    General Technical Chat
    Hi, I just want to know if I should change my transmission fluid. As far as I know, this is done only to automatic transmission cars. My focus is a 2003 Zetec with manual 5-spd. transmission, and I don't know if it has been changed ever. If I have to, please tell me what kind of fluid should I...
  9. help!!!!!!!

    SVT Performance (2002-2004)
    so i am having a problem with i think my clutch when im in first and second i have no problem. but when i shift into third and start to push the gas it seems to slip as well as 4, 5, and 6 the clutch is maybe 40,000 kms (25,000 miles) sometimes it holds, but not all the time no problem starting...