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Old 03-12-2012, 11:12 PM   #11
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i got racelands on the way
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what are the offsets?

Are you on coilovers already? If not, are you planning to get some? (edit: just saw that you have Racelands. They'll definitely work and get the job done)

What size tires are you getting?

Oh, do you have some camber and toe arms also? You're going to need those more than likely.


I think you have the potential to do it up right. It won't be easy, but it looks doable. BTW, I think stagger on a FWD car looks great. Sure, the fenders are technically the same, but there's enough room to fit a much bigger wheel in the rear than the front due to the suspension design/placement.

Keep the progress pics coming dude!!!


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Old 03-12-2012, 11:17 PM   #13
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It all depends on the offset. Offset is the key lol
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Old 03-12-2012, 11:18 PM   #14
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im getting racelands,

im might keep these not sure yet... i really want eaps... but no one in charlote has them for sale, im waiting on tires but in planing on 215/40/17 tires, i will get camber and toe arms as well, but its a work in progress, i just got the brand new and cheap, and its something different and something i have not really seen anyone done for a while. im also planing on getting either euro bumpers or svt.. really not sure yet. also the offset is +35 and im getting 3/4" adapters if i decide to keep them, i really dont know yet...
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Old 03-12-2012, 11:21 PM   #15
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i just like stanced cars in general, and i rarely see focus's stanced
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Old 03-12-2012, 11:25 PM   #16
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what are the offsets?

Are you on coilovers already? If not, are you planning to get some? (edit: just saw that you have Racelands. They'll definitely work and get the job done)

What size tires are you getting?

Oh, do you have some camber and toe arms also? You're going to need those more than likely.


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Keep the progress pics coming dude!!!


If you have questions along the way, shoot me a PM. I don't know everything (far from it), but I know lots of people that know more than me and I'll do my best to get you an answer. It's good to see more people "stance"-ing Foci
thanks man, btw i love ur focus, its like what i want mine looking like, and i would have killed for ur wheels lol. maybe one day
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I think is going to look sick! Do you have to roll your fender when using a setup like this?
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Nice! it's gonna have like a low-rider drop. Keep us updated, post more pics.
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It'll look sorta like this:

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