The 3rd generation of the Focus has a cumulative PainRank™ of 40.52. That can be compared against other Ford generations. Shopping for a Ford? You should probably steer clear of this generation.
Owners of the 2012–2018 Focus model years have sent in 1622 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the transmission (49%) followed by the interior (9%) and the steering (8%).