Advantages Smooth, Quiet, Economical, Packed with features
Disadvantages Ford Service Department
I bought this car just over a year ago, it was 8 months old with about 8 thousand miles on the clock. I have since put another 20 thousand on it driving all over the country. I have only ever had one problem with it. This was a mechanical error in the exhaust system that ford solved on the second attempt. There is a valve in the exhaust system that is a "known problem" on both the Focus and Mondeo TDCI's and the part had to be shipped from Germany to repair it. In all it took 3 weeks to fix but I did get a replacement car for this period so this was not a major issue. The car itself is amazing ...