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Old 11-23-2012, 06:04 PM   #18781
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Chris, SVT at salvage yard pretty picked over. No front brakes and only driver side rear brake but missing caliper and bracket. Door panels, driver side missing, passenger a little rough and missing a few pieces. Rears not to bad with a few scratches/cuts but missing handle inserts. The 4 rear hatch panels seemed in perfect shape from what I could tell but kinda hard since car is up in the air on top of another car. Rear bumper looked to be in pretty good condition. Svt upper grill looked good.

Sorry Fletch no fogs cuz no front end and no wheels.

Is this the same one Chris was talking about? Did it have the front spindles at least? What about the motor and trans?



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is the radio in the 1st gen focus a double din radio? it looks like it is, but i know how some of those are very tricky when it comes to actual deminsions..... reason im asking, im thinking about buying a DVD player to put in it.....

It's actually a din and a half I believe, but a double din will fit with some slight modifications. There is a how to floating around here somewhere I'll see if I can find it.
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Old 11-23-2012, 06:10 PM   #18782
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Ask and ye shall receive!

Double Din install how to by our old buddy Dean, he used to have a very clean looking focus back in the day but got rid of it for a Land Cruiser or something like that. He was super cool. Anyways HERE it is.
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Old 11-23-2012, 06:53 PM   #18783
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Dean got a Toyota FJ he can barely get into cuz its way taller than he is lol.
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Old 11-23-2012, 06:55 PM   #18784
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Are both mdf and how big is the gap? Loctite is mainly and adhesive. Just filling gap right?
The box it's the plastic Audiophile enclosure. And just less than a quarter
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Old 11-23-2012, 06:59 PM   #18785
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Yes this is same one Chris was talking about. About the only thing left of the front end is the water bottle. Complete empty void at the front end. Axles were in the front floor boards. Svt grill was in back seat. Think I moved the knuckle w/maybe spindle for right side out of the way. Svt mirrors were still there. Drivers is still attached but passenger side is in the car.
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Old 11-23-2012, 06:59 PM   #18786
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Chris, SVT at salvage yard pretty picked over. No front brakes and only driver side rear brake but missing caliper and bracket. Door panels, driver side missing, passenger a little rough and missing a few pieces. Rears not to bad with a few scratches/cuts but missing handle inserts. The 4 rear hatch panels seemed in perfect shape from what I could tell but kinda hard since car is up in the air on top of another car. Rear bumper looked to be in pretty good condition. Svt upper grill looked good.

Sorry Fletch no fogs cuz no front end and no wheels.

When I was there, front calipers were tossed under some other stuff in front-passenger leg room. Other rear caliper is in the trunk if i remember correctly.

Rear bumper indeed is in good condition, which is nice because my one is crashed in one place and scratched allover. Tranny I'll be buying from them fooo shooo. Can't remember what they said about engine if it's there or not.

I'll be there tomorrow to check it all in detail.
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Old 11-23-2012, 07:00 PM   #18787
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The box it's the plastic Audiophile enclosure. And just less than a quarter
Silicone latex caulk is your friend. Comes in diff colors too.
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Sweet.
Guess i'll go exchange what i have for that.
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Didn't ask about engine or tranny but now that I think about it they may have pulled and separated those and have them stored elsewhere. Didn't look all around the car since it was up in the air and raining abit. Couldn't see in hatch area.

Don't forget to take you climbing gear lol.
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I know right ? :D


Ya they separated some parts, Tranny is there and they ask $550, not cheap.
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