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2004 Ford Focus Hatchback - Consumer Reviews

2004 Ford Focus Hatchback

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I love my ZX3
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By cornopro
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2004 Ford Focus Hatchback ZX3 Comfort 2dr Hatchback (2.0L 4cyl 5M)


Review

I recently bought a new 2004 Ford Focus
ZX3, with the 2.0 liter Zetec engine
and an automatic. After having driven a
minivan for several years, it is so
much fun to zip around in traffic in
this car. The handling is awesome,
especially considering the price. I
bought it for nearly 4 grand off the
sticker!I really like my Focus,
although I wish for a little better gas
mileage. Great car!


Best Features

Handling, versatility, exterior styling, acceleration, price.


Worst Features

Better gas mileage.


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Nice Surprise!
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By ValWat1
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2004 Ford Focus Hatchback ZX3 Comfort 2dr Hatchback (2.0L 4cyl 5M)


Review

At first when my salesman brought the
car over for me to look at honestly I
thought "I dont like it" because I
really wanted a 4 door model. But when
I sat in it I noticed how comfortable
the seats were, how great the stereo
was, the neat armrest compartment
between the seats the (get this) Cruise
Control & on & on...Also how
surprisingly LARGE the trunk space is I
fell in LOVE with it.


Best Features

CD silver color & THE SPACE! It has so much space inside for a car that appears so small on the outside. See I also have an Escape and I feel just as comfortable in my truck and I do in my Focus but the Focus is more fun to drive and surprisingly handles very well.


Worst Features

I need somewhere to put my CD's, I have the COMFORT model and it doesnt have cd storage. I just put them in the glove compartment. I would sacrifice the cruise control & remote trunk opener for auto door/windows/mirrors on my model.


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World Ford Lemon
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By Fjorda D'Cheape
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2004 Ford Focus Hatchback ZX3 Comfort 2dr Hatchback (2.0L 4cyl 5M)


Review

After purchase, I feel abandoned by
World Ford. [Although, I did get
solicitations for auto insurance]
Engine idles roughly -- enough to
shake the vehicle. Cuts completely out
when coasting with the clutch in.
Frankly, I do not trust WF enough to
take it back. I can see the $$$ now --
as I opted out of the maintenance trap -
- a mistake, I suppose.


Best Features

Looks.


Worst Features

Honest Dealerships


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focus automatic ? 2.0
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By tyim
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2004 Ford Focus Hatchback ZX3 Comfort 2dr Hatchback (2.0L 4cyl 5M)


Review

I once had a 01' model with a 5 speed,
this auto is just as fun to drive and
the the quality is so good compared to
other cars I have had "
neon,mustang,daewoo" to name a few.
I would give it a second look, can so
many europeans be that wrong ?


Best Features

Automatic transmission and the steering, I love it.


Worst Features

The base model should have all wheel disk brakes and a RS model in the usa ?


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my best new car ever
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By glen
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2004 Ford Focus Hatchback ZX3 Comfort 2dr Hatchback (2.0L 4cyl 5M)


Review

At 6 foot ten and 350 lbs it isn't easy
finding a car that i can fit into much
less be comfortable in. imagine my
surprise when the car turns out to be
fun to drive and, is problem free. On a
900 mile trip i even got more MPG than
ever. 33 while cruising at 75. WOW !!!
This car just continues to be a joy.
Color me in for a svt if they add an
automatic.


Best Features

Head room


Worst Features

Add an automatic to the added ponies of a SVT


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