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2004 Ford Focus TSBs

59 Focus Technical Service Bulletins

Technical Service Bulletins, or TSBs for short, are notifications made directly by Ford to help automotive technicians diagnose and repair commonly reported Focus problems. Interested in how this information is collected? Read more about TSBs.

Recent 2004 Focus TSBs

SUSPENSION

    • Date Reported MARCH 01, 2004
    • NHTSA Reference #10007388
    • TSB Reference #17591

    Description: DIAGONAL WEAR OR CUPPING ON THE REAR TIRES. *TT

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    • Date Reported JANUARY 01, 2004
    • NHTSA Reference #10004885
    • TSB Reference #03202

    Description: FRONT END CREAKING, CRUNCHING, GRINDING AND/OR RATTLING NOISE FROM THE FRONT SUSPENSION WHILE DRIVING AT SLOW SPEEDS AND/OR WHILE TURNING. *TT *MJ

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SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM

    • Date Reported SEPTEMBER 09, 2014
    • NHTSA Reference #10058100
    • TSB Reference #TSB-14-0163

    Description: FORD: DUE TO HIGH CORROSION AREAS, WHERE VEHICLES ARE OPERATED FOR EXTENDED PERIODS, LOWER CONTROL ARM (LCA) CAN SEPARATE FROM FORWARD ATTACHMENT OF SUBFRAME. MODEL 2001-04 ESCAPE. *PE

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SUSPENSION:FRONT:WHEEL BEARING

SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DRUM

SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK:ABS WARNING LIGHT

    • Date Reported OCTOBER 01, 2003
    • NHTSA Reference #10004943
    • TSB Reference #17302

    Description: VEHICLES NOT EQUIPPED WITH ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS) MAY HAVE THE RED BRAKE LIGHT AND AMBER ABS LIGHT ON AFTER HYBRID ELECTRONC CLUSTER (HEC - INSTRUMENT CLUSTER) REPLACEMENT. *TT

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

    • Date Reported FEBRUARY 01, 2005
    • NHTSA Reference #10012962
    • TSB Reference #18425

    Description: NO CRANK ON START CHARGING SYSTEM WARNING INDICATOR ON DRIVEABILITY CONCERNS AND OR MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP ON. *EH

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    • Date Reported NOVEMBER 01, 2004
    • NHTSA Reference #10013384
    • TSB Reference #042113

    Description: STALL AFTER COLD START IN EXTREME LOW AMBIENT TEMPERATURE. *EH

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

    • Date Reported JANUARY 01, 2006
    • NHTSA Reference #10019081
    • TSB Reference #19026

    Description: MIRFIRE DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES P0316, P0300, P0301, P0302, P0303, OR P0304 - SERVICE TIP. *TT

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    • Date Reported JANUARY 01, 2006
    • NHTSA Reference #10020173
    • TSB Reference #06116

    Description: POSSIBLE ENGINE DAMAGE - INSTALL SPECIAL SERVICE TOOLS PRIOR TO REMOVING CRANKSHAFT PULLEY BOLT - SERVICE TIP. *TT

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    • Date Reported DECEMBER 13, 2004
    • NHTSA Reference #10014082
    • TSB Reference #042410

    Description: ENGINE VIBRATION AT IDLE. *TT

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    • Date Reported AUGUST 23, 2004
    • NHTSA Reference #10011162
    • TSB Reference #031404

    Description: ENGINE MISFIRE OR RUNNING - COIL ON PLUG (COP) IGNITION SYSTEMS - WDS COP KIT DIAGNOSTIC TIPS. TO INCLUDE VARIOUS 2005 MODELS. * AR THIS ARTICLE 04161 SUPERSEDES TSB 03-14-04.

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    • Date Reported MAY 01, 2004
    • NHTSA Reference #10008553
    • TSB Reference #17778

    Description: LOSS OF POWER, HESITATION AND/OR MISFIRE AFTER COLD START. *TT

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    • Date Reported MARCH 01, 2004
    • NHTSA Reference #10007390
    • TSB Reference #17593

    Description: MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP ON WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P2195 AND/OR STALL AT IDLE AFTER A COLD START. *TT

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    • Date Reported FEBRUARY 01, 2004
    • NHTSA Reference #10008108
    • TSB Reference #17536

    Description: BELT SQUEAL. *MJ

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    • Date Reported JANUARY 01, 2004
    • NHTSA Reference #10007338
    • TSB Reference #17505

    Description: RUNS ROUGH AND/OR MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) ON CONDITION WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P402 AND/OR P0403 (EGR FLOW EXCESSIVE DETECTED/EGR CONTROL CIRCUIT) IN WET WEATHER OR IN A CAR WASH. *TT

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    • Date Reported , no date provided
    • NHTSA Reference #10021051
    • TSB Reference #06166

    Description: POSSIBLE ENGINE DAMAGE - INSTALL SPECIAL SERVICE TOOLS PRIOR TO REMOVING CRANKSHAFT PULLEY BOLT. *KB

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS

    • Date Reported JANUARY 01, 2006
    • NHTSA Reference #10019076
    • TSB Reference #19016

    Description: REPLACE TIMING BELT IDLER PULLEY DURING 2.0L ZETEC ENGINE CYLINDER HEAD REPLACEMENT - SERVICE TIP. *TT

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL

POWER TRAIN

    • Date Reported JANUARY 01, 2006
    • NHTSA Reference #10019947
    • TSB Reference #0645

    Description: NEUTRAL TOW CAPABILITY - SERVICE KIT REQUIREMENTS. *TT

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    • Date Reported JUNE 01, 2004
    • NHTSA Reference #10008257
    • TSB Reference #17842

    Description: 2ND OR 4TH GEAR MISSED WHEN SHIFTING AND/OR INTERMITTENT NEUTRALING WHEN SHIFTING INTO 4TH GEAR. *TT

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    • Date Reported MARCH 01, 2004
    • NHTSA Reference #10007417
    • TSB Reference #17652

    Description: 2ND OR 4TH GEAR MISSED WHEN SHIFTING AND/OR INTERMITTENT NEUTRALING WHEN SHIFTING INTO 4TH GEAR. *TT

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POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY

POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION

POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

    • Date Reported DECEMBER 13, 2004
    • NHTSA Reference #10014086
    • TSB Reference #042107

    Description: GENERAL (PCM) POWER TRAIN CONTROL MODULE PROGRAMMING PROCEDURES. *TT

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POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

    • Date Reported JANUARY 01, 2006
    • NHTSA Reference #10019073
    • TSB Reference #19009

    Description: DTC P0316, P0300, P0301, P0302, P0303 AND/OR P0304 - SERVICE TIP. *TT

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    • Date Reported APRIL 01, 2005
    • NHTSA Reference #10017884
    • TSB Reference #18581

    Description: ERRATIC INSTRUMENT CLUSTER GAUGES AND/OR WARNING INDICATORS - SERVICE TIP. *TT

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    • Date Reported FEBRUARY 01, 2005
    • NHTSA Reference #10012969
    • TSB Reference #18411

    Description: MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP ON WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0133, P1131 OR P2195. *TT

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    • Date Reported JANUARY 01, 2005
    • NHTSA Reference #10013318
    • TSB Reference #18379

    Description: BRAKE AND ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM LIGHTS ON AFTER HEC (HYBRID ELECTRONIC CLUSTER) REPLACEMENT. *TT

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    • Date Reported SEPTEMBER 06, 2004
    • NHTSA Reference #10013116
    • TSB Reference #04174

    Description: MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) ILLUMINATED - SYSTEM LEAN DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTC'S) - SERVICE TIPS. VARIOUS MODELS INCLUDING 2004 F-SERIES. *TT

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    • Date Reported JANUARY 01, 2004
    • NHTSA Reference #10007344
    • TSB Reference #17512

    Description: AN INTERMITTENT MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) ON WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P0462 (FUEL LEVEL SENSOR A CIRCUIT LOW) OR P2067 (FUEL LEVEL SENSOR B CIRCUIT LOW) CAUSED BY AN IMPROPERLY INSTALLED REMOTE START SYSTEM. *TT

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    • Date Reported NOVEMBER 01, 2003
    • NHTSA Reference #10008175
    • TSB Reference #17341

    Description: DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) B1310 (POWER DOOR UNLOCK CIRCUIT FAILURE) IN THE GEM MODULE. *TT

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    • Date Reported OCTOBER 01, 2003
    • NHTSA Reference #10004926
    • TSB Reference #17282

    Description: HARSH TRANSMISSION ENGAGEMENT WITH POSSIBLE MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) ON AND DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P0705 (TR CIRCUIT FAILURE). *TT

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FRONT UNDERHOOD

    • Date Reported MAY 01, 2004
    • NHTSA Reference #10008562
    • TSB Reference #17800

    Description: INTERMITTENT NO CRANK CONDITION. THERE MAY ALSO BE NO POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE COMMUNICATION AND/OR THE ODOMETER MAY DISPLAY ALL DASHES. *TT

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION

VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER

VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM:WINDSHIELD:CONTROLS/WIRING

    • Date Reported AUGUST 09, 2004
    • NHTSA Reference #10011159
    • TSB Reference #041514

    Description: REAR WINDOW DEFROSTER GRID/INTEGRAL ANTENNA DIAGNOSIS AND REPAIR - TERMINAL TAB REPAIR. *TT

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    • Date Reported JULY 12, 2004
    • NHTSA Reference #10009321
    • TSB Reference #031501

    Description: INOPERATIVE ELECTRIC REAR WINDOW DEFROSTER (HEATED BACKLITE) GRID LINES, INTEGRAL ANTENNA CONCERNS. *TT

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VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM:REAR WINDOW

    • Date Reported DECEMBER 13, 2004
    • NHTSA Reference #10014062
    • TSB Reference #04189

    Description: REAR WINDOW DEFROSTER GRID/INTEGRAL ANTENNA DIAGNOSIS AND REPAIR - TERMINAL TAB REPAIR. *TT

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SEAT BELTS

STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS

    • Date Reported SEPTEMBER 09, 2014
    • NHTSA Reference #10058100
    • TSB Reference #TSB-14-0163

    Description: FORD: DUE TO HIGH CORROSION AREAS, WHERE VEHICLES ARE OPERATED FOR EXTENDED PERIODS, LOWER CONTROL ARM (LCA) CAN SEPARATE FROM FORWARD ATTACHMENT OF SUBFRAME. MODEL 2001-04 ESCAPE. *PE

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STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

    • Date Reported SEPTEMBER 09, 2014
    • NHTSA Reference #10058099
    • TSB Reference #TSB-14-0162

    Description: FORD: REAR DOOR LATCHES ARE EXPERIENCING CORROSION IN PAWL PIVOT AREA THAT PREVENT PROPER ENGAGEMENT OF PAWL INTO CATCH, WHEN OPERATED IN AREAS CAUSING HIGH CORROSION. MODEL 2000-05 FOCUS. *PE

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LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

    • Date Reported SEPTEMBER 09, 2014
    • NHTSA Reference #10058099
    • TSB Reference #TSB-14-0162

    Description: FORD: REAR DOOR LATCHES ARE EXPERIENCING CORROSION IN PAWL PIVOT AREA THAT PREVENT PROPER ENGAGEMENT OF PAWL INTO CATCH, WHEN OPERATED IN AREAS CAUSING HIGH CORROSION. MODEL 2000-05 FOCUS. *PE

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    • Date Reported AUGUST 11, 2014
    • NHTSA Reference #10056643
    • TSB Reference #TSB-14-0148

    Description: FORD: ON SOME VEHICLES, OPERATING FOR AN EXTENDED TIME IN HIGH CORROSION AREA, A SAFETY RECALL 05S27 WAS ISSUED, WHERE REAR DOOR LATCHES EXPERIENCE CORROSION IN PAWL PIVOT AREA PREVENTING PROPER ENGAGEMENT OF PAWL INTO CATCH. MODEL 2000-0

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LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE:LOCK

    • Date Reported FEBRUARY 01, 2004
    • NHTSA Reference #10008135
    • TSB Reference #17572

    Description: DELAYED DISABLING OF THE REAR LIFTGATE EXTERNAL OPENING SWITCH AFTER LOCKING THE DOORS - SERVICE TIPS. *TT

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VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

TRAILER HITCHES

SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:SEAT HEATER/COOLER

    • Date Reported AUGUST 01, 2004
    • NHTSA Reference #10009872
    • TSB Reference #04B16

    Description: UPDATE SUPPLEMENT ANNOUNCEMENT - CUSTOMER SATISFACTION PROGRAM 04B16. THE FRONT SEAT HEATER ELEMENT PADS ARE NOT ADEQUATELY BONDED TO THE FOAM CUSHIONS. THIS MAY RESULT IN SHIFTING OR FOLDING UP OVERTIME, RESULTING IN UNEVEN HEATING OF TH

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EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER

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