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  1. Focus ST Discussions
    Do y'alls transmissions make a clacking noise when shifting? It's loudest when I'm moving, and especially noisy when I'm shifting hard. No other sounds, and I can only hear it when the windows are down. Clutch, clack clank clack, clutch cruise. I'm assuming this is just part of having a sporty...
  2. Focus ST Maintenance
    I installed a COBB short shift plate last week and it is now very difficult to shift into gear, primarily 2nd from 3rd. 2nd from 3rd has always been a bit tricky in my car, as sometimes it feels like the throw gets miss-aligned and catches, then i'll throw it into neutral then back into 2nd...
  3. Focus ST Maintenance
    I have a 2014 Focus ST (~96,000 miles) and for the past few years have been receiving a Low Brake Fluid warning whenever the temperature drops low. I've had the brake fluid checked and it is not low despite the warning. This year, I received the warning and my clutch is sticking to the floor and...
  4. Focus ST Guides
    I’m looking to be upgrading my clutch/flywheel/throw out bearing in the next few months along with my synchros and I just wanted to know what other things I should upgrade or replace when I have it done. Any seals/bearings etc I’ll need to replace? Thanks in advance
  5. Focus ST Discussions
    So I had a problem on the highway. I was going about 80, went to accelerate a bit to pass someone (maybe about 10% throttle) and I felt my car jerk forward a bit and it wouldn’t accelerate anymore. It wouldn’t go past about 3k RPMs. It will go into gear just fine, it just CRAWLS and will not...
  6. Focus ST Discussions
    Hey guys so getting my trans replaced under warranty and decided to get the clutch/ slave replaced while they are in there since labor is basically nothing. Anyone get their clutch replaced at the dealer? What was the cost of parts? I keep seeing different prices especially on the flywheel (500...
  7. Focus ST Discussions
    Hello everyone! I just purchased a 2017 ST3 with 25xxx miles. I test drove and focused on all the sounds and drivability and all sounded great (normal) After a 2 hour drive home, I was doing some hill starts (I live in southern Ohio) and noticed when riding out 1st gear till about 3000rpm, the...
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