Suspension and steering

The independent front suspension is of the MacPherson strut type, incorporating coil springs and integral telescopic shock absorbers. Lateral location of each strut assembly is by a forged or pressed steel lower suspension arm containing rubber inner mounting bushes and incorporating a balljoint at their outer ends.

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Safety
The Focus received a Good overall rating — the highest possible score — in the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's frontal-offset crash test. In the side-impact crash test, the coupe rece ...

Sitting in the correct position
Sitting in the correct position WARNINGS: Do not adjust the seats when the vehicle is moving. Only when you use the seat belt properly, can it hold you in a position that allows the airbag to ...

Navigation system commands
Please refer to your separate Navigation handbook for details of the command menus. ...