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Old 09-07-2012, 03:37 PM   #1
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Zolemite's 2012 Focus S 5M/T

Hey all, Just wanted to start a thread on my car. Hopefully I can keep this without some BS happening. I'm going to do some simple yet tasteful mods. So far I've changed out all the exterior lights to Vled'sn w/ resistors, DDM Tuning 55w 6k highs & lows, Blox neo chrome shift knob, 18x8 +40 Niche NR6 w/ Kumho 235/45/18 tires, Rays lug nuts, drop in cup holder inserts. I bought G2 black caliper paint for my rear drums (painting tonight). Still undecided about front caliper color.

I just clay barred the car then used my porter cable DA and a black pad and polished the car. Then put Collinite synthetic wax. then 2 coats of Pinnacle Liquid Sovereign pure carnuba.

Here are some pics :) This might be a slow build, but I'll update with pics when I make any changes.


















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Old 09-07-2012, 03:40 PM   #2
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Sorry my interior is dirty.
Future mods are:
Paint front calipers
Paint headlights black or silver
FSwerks stealth exhaust
Eibach sportline springs
Steeda rear sway bar
20% tint on rear and 35% on all sides
Intake
Gloss black roof
Paint door handles (maybe)
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Nice car! keep it up.
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Old 09-07-2012, 04:40 PM   #4
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Do all S models have the 12v socket in that location? My SE has it under the arm rest, prefer the above one much more
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Rays lugs and centercaps on NON-Rays wheels... :/
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Old 09-07-2012, 05:16 PM   #6
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Rays lugs and centercaps on NON-Rays wheels... :/
Those aren't rays centercaps, just the lugs.
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Oh.

Rays lugs on wheels that are not Rays?
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Rays lugs on wheels that are not Rays?
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Meh. They're just lugs. I like his wheels, 18s really look good on the third gens.
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real slick focus keep up the good work!!!
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And I have Muteki lugs on Volvo wheels on a Ford.

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