Because you have an engine problem. If you feel like trying it yourself, then you can buy a handheld computer at most auto parts stores that will tell you the codes that are set by your engine. Make sure to get… Lack of maintenance. The failure recurred and the vehicle shut down in a bumper to bumper traffic. I've experienced the same issue two days ago.
Which means it is ot leaking when running, but when sitting. It started and drove just fine for them. Toyotas are very reliable and people, including myself, are not looking for disposable cars like a 2000 Focus. He fixed a couple of things with it and now, today the engine was gurgling all day. Forward alert warning light symbol Forward alert warning The forward alert warning light will illuminate when the feature is deactivated or in conjunction with a message. To reset the computer, disconnect the negative - battery terminal and turn the headlight switch on, then back off, and reconnect the battery about 30 minutes later. The contact stated that when at a stop, the vehicle accelerated and jerked when in park.
This has left me rolling to a stop on the freeway and even rolling backwards downhill unable to turn the car back on. Most check engine lights can come on from something as minor as a gas cap being loose or something as major as pending engine failure. The manufacturer was made aware of the issue and no assistance was provided. The contact's daughter placed the vehicle into drive and the engine stalled. Car is not storing computer codes when it acts up. The brake problem even though it had been doing it for a while since I did not have a Ford dealership do it was not covered under my warranty, and I am sure that something else will go wrong. The contact stated that the aformentioned warning lights illuminated intermittently after the vehicle loss complete motive power.
This time with my wife driving the kids to a doctor appt. The instruments were back to normal except the check engine light was on. A few weeks ago my brakes started squeling, I had the pads checked they were fine, after they kept making noise I insisted that they were changed. That yields a good start. If there is no problem, the light will stay off.
Have to keep topping up water bottle. Everything was fine for a few months, then I had a tire throw tread, the front passenger side. I have a full list of the codes it gave me if that would help? The one I currently have deposits carbon and will keep doing so until it eventually gives out. I ran a test after googling it. This happened again in December. Code reader has 2 codes 1450 and 144a. Then the car shakes a whole lot until I slow down.
Tried to restart it, would not fire up. I did get over safely. The vehicle failed to start and the check engine light came on. It could be the fuel pump. Had the 2000 Focus approximately 1 year nothing but problems, running rough, engine light, reading the series of complaints similar to mine.
The manufacturer was notified of the failure and did not offer further assistance. Typically, the usual reason is a fault with the faulty glow plug relay or a fault with the glow plugs. Why does Ford make a car that has so many issues? She said the symptoms were the same, engine light came on, car stalled, the steering wheel and gas pedal locked up. Has a check engine light. Hi all i'm new here and also new to owning 4 wheels, just up graded from a scooter. The tank will be full after re filling the tank and later on the fuel gauge will read empty.
Today I barely pulled over on the side of the road before I started to coast backwards. Ford Focus blind spot monitor dashboard warning light Blind spot monitor light The blind spot monitor light will illuminate when the feature is deactivated or in conjunction with a message. I feel like I'm driving a lawn mower around. Start by cleaning out the throttle and plate real good with a carb cleaner or Seafoam, then take it for a ride and blow it out. The car runs fine btw.