Refer to Torsion Bar in this section. Some cars you always need to put in new head bolts. Ford Focus water leaks 2004-2011 cars On second-generation cars, some owners have reported water leaking into the cabin. . Therefore the protection would not be fully effective. Lower ball joint and seal is part of front suspension lower arm and must be replaced as an assembly. Hope that is good for you.
Use ball joint separator tool J-36226 or equivalent, on Deville and Fleetwood or ball joint separator tool J-35315 or equivalent, on Eldorado and Seville, to separate the ball joint from the steering knuckle. Tighten nut to 40-55 Nm 30-40 lb-ft. Misaligned oil feeds between the cylinder heads and camshaft bearings reduced oil flow, causing premature wearing of the camshaft bearings and engine seizure. Mike I dont know the part numbers, I purchased them from Steve at toulsey ford, he is the member that offers the discount on ford factory parts. Every vehicle has a manufacturer-recommended wheel lug torque measurement in foot-pounds.
Then tighten the nut an additional 120°, during which a minimum torque of 37 ft. For knuckle to suspension strut pinch bolt, I am assuming that is the bolt for the hub on the front of the car. Martin, service manager Ford dealership. Aspire wheel torque specifications are 85 foot-pounds. Thanks to everyone else for these specs so far! Install a new cotter pin. In particularly cold weather, the pedal could become stiff, as the non-return valve in the pump began to stick.
Tighten the nut to 69-86 ft. They could come loose because they weren't made to the correct design specification. Mike Yes, please email it to me, I can host it for you. Ford Focus engine failure problem 2004-2011 1. Install the nuts and tighten until snug.
Discovering the 2007 Ford Focus horsepower is a good start to figuring out the real power hiding under the hood of the vehicle. Securing bolts holding the system in place were either loose or not fully tight. Do you have part numbers for the lower three control arm bolts? In extreme cases this could cause it to overheat, which could lead to fire. Early models of the Taurus from 1986 to 1996 have wheel lug torque specifications of 100 foot-pounds. Ford should have fixed this for free, so make sure the work has been carried out.
Others are done in several stages. How much horsepower does the 2007 Ford Focus have? Mike for the front the top mount retaining nuts are 18 lb-ft not 8 sway bar to link 37 lb-ft Lower arm ball joint to wheel knuckle pinch bolt 37 lb-ft Stabilizer bar clamp retaining bolts 54 lb-ft front control arms are a bit tricky there are 3 nuts and bolts that hold the arm to the subframe. If the threads are okay, replace the ball joint and knuckle. Aerostars, Broncos, Edges, Escapes, Explorers, E150s and Expeditions with 12 mm studs all have wheel lug torque specifications of 100 foot-pounds. Water could enter the motor through the arm spindle, and if it contained salt, could short-circuit it and cause the motor to overheat. If the minimum torque is not obtained, check for stripped threads.
The pipes were made from material that degraded over time, allowing fuel to seep out. I have an image more of a sketch of the control arm and bolts but I dont have a way of hosting it to put on here, I can e-mail it to you if you want. Lower the vehicle to the ground. Torque front bolt to 111 lb-ft, and rear to 73 lb-ft. E150s with eight lugs, E250s and E350s measure 140 foot-pounds. Ford produced these vehicles and their predecessors mostly in the 2000s, although Escorts date back to the 1980s. First remove the nut on balljoint, then pull the ball joint out of the knuckle, that may take a pry bar, remove front control arm nut and bolt, and two bolts on rear of control arm bushing, reverse process to install.
I have an image more of a sketch of the control arm and bolts but I dont have a way of hosting it to put on here, I can e-mail it to you if you want. Excursion models measure 165 foot-pounds, and Expeditions with 14 mm studs measure 150 foot-pounds. Wheel lug torque on Fusions is 100 foot-pounds. Wheel lug torque on the Contour varies by year; 1995 through 1997 models are 65 foot-pounds, 1998 models are 85 foot-pounds and 1999 through 2000 models are 95 foot-pounds. Bolt 1 Tighten the nut in two stages. I will call the inner bolt 1 the outer bolt 2 and the single longer bolt 3, this is very important cause they all use very different torque specs.
You can find wheel lug torque specifications in your owner's manual or from most mechanics. On Escorts, specifications are 85 foot-pounds on 1991 to 2004 models and 100 foot-pounds on 1981 to 1990 models. Ford Focus rear hub bolt problems 2004-2011 cars On some Ford Focus models built between February and April 2007 there were problems with the rear hub bolts. I can only visualize 2 bolts without being under the car. Ford Focus power steering problems 2004-2011 cars Ford Focus models built between April and May 2008 could have had problems with their power steering.
Suspension strut pinch is the metal plate on the bottom and side of the strut itself? The Ford workshop manual says to replace the control arm nuts and bolts, but I hardly ever do. Install nuts and tighten until snug. These are all passenger vehicles either introduced or reintroduced in the 2000s. Check any sunroof or window seals before you buy. Also look for damp carpet inside, because it could have become mouldy if left untreated.