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Ford Focus Rear Shock Absorber Replacement

July 4, 2013 Ford  No comments

Our 2002 year Ford Focus 1.8 diesel recently had its year check up (dreaded MOT) and failed quite badly on a number of suspension components including a ‘Serious fluid leak from the nearside rear shock absorber’! Usually I would try to take on all of these fixes myself over the space of a weekend and arrange a retest the following week but this time I am due to be working away and would not be able to get the retest done in time so I had to compromise and do a few of the easier (and quicker) fixes myself one evening after work and then get the garage to do the rest. In this case the stock of the local motor factors dictated that I would be doing the rear shock absorber. As with brakes, it is always recommended that you replace these in pairs on the axle that you are working on so thatRead More