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Old 09-24-2012, 04:01 PM   #21
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Car looks amazing m8 how much work was involved with fitting that beast
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Old 09-24-2012, 05:54 PM   #22
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In the thread over at FJ there is a Build thread
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Old 09-24-2012, 06:40 PM   #23
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It wasn't easy I'm sure. I do wish I had more involvement but it's mine now. And more power will come for sure!
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Old 01-22-2013, 08:00 PM   #24
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Latest update.
What started out as a simple shift knob change morphed into this...





Tried both flash and no flash.

Here's how things went:
At first I thought I want a new shift knob so I bought a 2005 Mustang GT online for a ridiculous price. And while I was at it I wanted a shorter shifter so it was either cut the old one or install one I had previously cut down that I found in my spare parts bin. However, I couldn't find a 12x1.25mm (or whatever size) die anywhere so it was change shifters.
And since I had the console out I figured I would wire up the 12v adapter in the console. But I wanted a USB charger so I molded one in to the old 12v port on the stereo surround. And I wanted that one power key on and the console one power constand so re-wired them both. And since I had things apart I saw the posts about solid shifter mounts so I installed a set.
And since the console was out I figured what better time to wire in the power/heated seats as well. And now that I see the e-brake handle I want to get the SVT handle and steering wheel to match the rest of the Euro interior. No e-brake handle yet but I did find an SVT steering wheel locally. Well since I was in the column I want to install cruise control since the wheel came with the controls.
So now it's time to troll the Picky Pull for a clock spring and CC module and assorted wiring since I will need CC for the drive to FF13!
Since I am in this far-am I missing anything?
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Old 01-22-2013, 09:08 PM   #25
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Man, I hope you have another car to drive.
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You're going to have some fun installing cruise control. Congrats for diving headlong into it though, you're probably capable given how confidently you've taken the car apart to this point.
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Old 01-22-2013, 09:22 PM   #27
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Sick car !! Good luck for the upcoming mods
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Old 01-22-2013, 09:26 PM   #28
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Man this car is everything I've always wanted in a focus. Really hope I get to see this thing in person.
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Old 01-23-2013, 05:53 AM   #30
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Man, I hope you have another car to drive.
This is my winter beater.



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