EN
Parts & Tools Parts & Tools
Mechanics Mechanics
Gear Guide Gear Guide
search

Transmission Fluid Level Check Ford Focus (2005-2007)

David Hobbs helped make these videos

We are still working to obtain content for your car, however the video above is believed to have similar characteristics as your car.

 
Video Description

The engine in your 2006 Ford Focus should be running when you perform a transmission fluid level check, otherwise it will be inaccurate. The video above shows where the transmission fluid dipstick is located in your Focus and how to check the transmission fluid level. If the transmission fluid level in your Focus is low, you need to add transmission fluid through the dipstick tube. When adding transmission fluid to your Focus, be sure to add it slowly as it will fill up quickly and is difficult to remove excess fluid if you overfill.

If you are having problems with the transmission in your Focus, such as clunky shifting or hesitation, check the fluid level first - it is amazing how many drivers pay thousands of dollars for transmission work when a half quart of transmission fluid would have fixed the problem.

Other videos you might find helpful

  • 2009 Ford Focus SE 2.0L 4 Cyl. Sedan (4 Door) Oil Fix Leaks
    Fix minor oil leaks

    Learn how to diagnose and fix minor oil leaks in your car

    2009 Ford Focus SE 2.0L 4 Cyl. Sedan (4 Door)
  • 2002 Ford Escort ZX2 2.0L 4 Cyl. Windshield Washer Fluid Check Fluid Level
    Checking the windshield washer fluid

    There's no reason to check the washer fluid level without adding some - see how to do it here!

    2002 Ford Escort ZX2 2.0L 4 Cyl.
  • 2006 Ford Focus ZX3 2.0L 4 Cyl. Check Engine Light Diagnose
    Do not ignore this!

    A check engine light can be cleared with a simple fix or it could be a major problem - find out now!

    2006 Ford Focus ZX3 2.0L 4 Cyl.
  • 2006 Ford Focus ZX3 2.0L 4 Cyl. Lights Reverse Light (replace bulb)
    Replace reverse light

    White light when you back up - yup, they burn out and you can replace them with bright LEDs

    2006 Ford Focus ZX3 2.0L 4 Cyl.
  • 2004 Ford Focus ZTS 2.3L 4 Cyl. Tires & Wheels Check Tire Pressure
    Add air to your tires

    Properly inflated tires is the easiest way to improve fuel economy. The right tire pressure is NOT on the side of your tire btw

    2004 Ford Focus ZTS 2.3L 4 Cyl.
  • 2006 Ford Focus ZX3 2.0L 4 Cyl. Lights Headlight (replace bulb)
    Change a burnt out headlight

    Avoid tickets and accidents with both working headlights! New bulbs are much brighter too

    2006 Ford Focus ZX3 2.0L 4 Cyl.
  • See all videos for the 2006 Ford Focus
Comments
The Right Parts
The Right Tools