• Join Premium & Save
      Join Premium & Save
    • 1000's Of Fords For Sale
      1000's Of Fords For Sale
    • Get Your Club gear
      Get Your Club gear
    • Savings Up to 15% Off For Members
      Savings Up to 15% Off For Members
    • Share Your Car Experience
      Share Your Car Experience
    • Huge Range of Ford Parts
      Huge Range of Ford Parts


Sign in to follow this  
tictac

Focus 1.6 Zetec

Recommended Posts

hi, im new so please be gentle. Thanx. Could someone please give me some advice? I am looking to purchase a used Ford Focus 1999 T reg 1596cc Zetec - S LX.

I dont know anything about cars

What to look for, what to look at, what not to look at???????

Any help, advice, definite dos and donts all greatfully received

Thank you

Regards Martin

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
 

I have a similar age 1.8 Focus. Check for rust on the underside of the wing mirrors and door sills. Check for damp in the passenger footwell, This is caused by a dodgy pollen filter cover, Had to replace mine at a cost of about 30 quid but worth checking.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
I have a similar age 1.8 Focus. Check for rust on the underside of the wing mirrors and door sills. Check for damp in the passenger footwell, This is caused by a dodgy pollen filter cover, Had to replace mine at a cost of about 30 quid but worth checking.

Thankyou, i will check those things. Any idea what causes rust under wing mirrors??? Just seems unusual place, but then again what do i know.

Shall i walk away from sale if rust on door sills???

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

Sign in to follow this