Coolant Leaking problems of the 2003 Ford Focus
One problem associated with coolant leaking has been reported for the 2003 Ford Focus.
Coolant Leaking problem #1
The vehicle involved is a 2003 Ford Focus. The vehicle's vehicle identification number (VIN) was 1FAFP36393_. Coolant leak and engine overheating. Fortunately noticed it before the engine seized. Stopped vehicle and topped up with fluid to just make it back to home. Diagnosis indicated that none of the hoses were defective. Performed an internet search for the problem. Many people have documented this problem on the internet - its a leak form the thermostat housing. Defective part !. This coolant leaking issue occurred Aug. 11, 2009.