Major Problems with Ford Focus RS - Statistics of Complaints

Below you may see what Ford Focus RS model years had the most number of complaints over time. Though it does not necessarily mean that 2016, for instance, is the worst year for the Focus RS. Older Focus RS vehicles tend to accumulate more problems over time, so you need to carefully explore the nature of the issues. Tap into specific years for more details.

Browse Ford Focus RS problems by years

Worst Ford Focus RS Problems

2016 Ford Focus RS April 26, 2017

Hello my clutch pedal keeps sticking and burning my clutch also pedel sticks to floor unless i turn car off and pull pedel up has happened now 5 times please report this so ford can look into it [xxx] information redacted pursuant to the freedom of information act (foia), 5 u.s.c. 552(b)(6).' *pm

2016 Ford Focus RS September 15, 2017 Mileage: 26000 miles

At 26000 miles my head gasket had to be replaced. started with rough morning start white smoke and loss of coolant. leak was confirmed in cylinder 3. the car is stock with no modifications.

2016 Ford Focus RS November 14, 2017 Mileage: 7000 miles

Was in stop and go traffic due to an accident for 40 mins. at one point my clutch pedal got stuck down to the floor and would not come back up yet the clutch was still engaged and burning. the burning smell so so bad. i managed to reach down and pull the clutch pedal up with my hand. once i did that i was able to put it in first and drive.

What is the most common problem with Ford Focus RS?

Overall the worst problem with Ford Focus RS relates to POWER TRAIN problems. Browse the categories below to learn about the specific Focus RS years that are prone to issues with these components.


Number of Complaints Reported in the First Year

The information about Ford Focus RS common problems is powered by the NHTSA official reports, recalls, and safety issues. Our algorithms turn raw data into structured categories and charts.