Rear Wiper size? - Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum
Ford Focus Forum
HomeContact UsAbout UsGalleryDiscussion ForumsMarketplace


Go Back   Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum > Ford Focus Discussions > General Car Chat Lounge

General Car Chat Lounge Discussion Forum relating to nonspecific Ford Focus models, car purchasing, auto industry news and any car talk.

Search This Forum | Image Search | Advanced Search    
FocusFest FocusFanatics Merchandise

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 01-10-2007, 03:24 PM   #1
Focus Fanatic
 
StealthGray's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Fan#: 19017
Location: pleasant valley, NY
What I Drive: '04 Liquid Gray ZX3

Posts: 2,803
FF Reputation: 12 StealthGray Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (6)
Rear Wiper size?

Can someone tell me the rear wiper size on the ZX3? I'm betting 16 in but I'm not sure...


__________________
You know what a learning experience is? A learning experience is one of those things that says, 'You know that thing you just did? Don't do that.' - Douglas Adams
StealthGray is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 01-10-2007, 03:33 PM   #2
Focus Fanatic
 
SVT_BMXer's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Fan#: 11226
Location: Columbus, OH
What I Drive: 1991 BMW 318is

Posts: 9,084
FF Reputation: 20 SVT_BMXer Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (17)
A owners manual would be a great place to look. Or tirerack
__________________
02 Jackson Racing supercharged SVT
SOLD

Current:1991 BMW 318is: Bilstein sports, H&R springs, TMS chip, UUC short shifter, dyna-max muffler
SVT_BMXer is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-10-2007, 03:54 PM   #3
Focus Fanatic
 
StealthGray's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Fan#: 19017
Location: pleasant valley, NY
What I Drive: '04 Liquid Gray ZX3

Posts: 2,803
FF Reputation: 12 StealthGray Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (6)
Tirerack doesn't give the rear wiper size, or I'm missing it...
__________________
You know what a learning experience is? A learning experience is one of those things that says, 'You know that thing you just did? Don't do that.' - Douglas Adams
StealthGray is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-10-2007, 06:53 PM   #4
Bunneh Fanatic
 
mmmoose's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Fan#: 39963
Location: King of Prussia, PA
What I Drive: 2008 United Gray VW Rabbit

Posts: 2,187
FF Reputation: 9 mmmoose Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Rear wiper of 14" size is what's recommended by the Silblade brand, which is what I'll be installing soon. But it looks like different manufacturers recommend different sizes for the Focus. At least according to the Autozone website. I think most stores also have a size lookup catalog on location.

So yeah, check out autozone.com and put in your vehicle information before running a wiper blade search. You should get a list of recommended wipers for your Focus within the list, with the size number and everything.

You could also just go to a dealership and ask them for new wipers. I believe the stock wipers are actually pretty decent, and not too expensive. But that's entirely up to you. The only reason I'll be installing silblades is because they come in different colors (and apparently last 5+ years).
__________________
-Moose
mmmoose is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-10-2007, 06:57 PM   #5
I'M BACK!!!!
 
jstuver's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Fan#: 10693
Location: Rock Hill, SC
What I Drive: 2003 SVT EAP / 2004 Jetta GLI 1.8t

Posts: 1,825
FF Reputation: 6 jstuver Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
i belive it is 14 or 15" im not sure-
__________________
155.4 whp / 139.9 lbsft tq - custom tuned by Tom!!
jstuver is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-10-2007, 06:58 PM   #6
I'M BACK!!!!
 
jstuver's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Fan#: 10693
Location: Rock Hill, SC
What I Drive: 2003 SVT EAP / 2004 Jetta GLI 1.8t

Posts: 1,825
FF Reputation: 6 jstuver Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
the next time i replace mine i want to do the mazda 3 rear wiper conversion- it is much cleaner looking- im just not sure where or how or what i have to do to do it- but i have seen it on here before
__________________
155.4 whp / 139.9 lbsft tq - custom tuned by Tom!!
jstuver is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-11-2007, 03:22 PM   #7
Focus Fanatic
 
StealthGray's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Fan#: 19017
Location: pleasant valley, NY
What I Drive: '04 Liquid Gray ZX3

Posts: 2,803
FF Reputation: 12 StealthGray Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (6)
I'm thinking this could look really slick on the back, but it looks like the smallest size is 16"

http://ec3.images-amazon.com/images/...CLZZZZZZZ_.jpg

I'd post the actual image if I could figure out how...
__________________
You know what a learning experience is? A learning experience is one of those things that says, 'You know that thing you just did? Don't do that.' - Douglas Adams
StealthGray is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-11-2007, 03:33 PM   #8
I'M BACK!!!!
 
jstuver's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Fan#: 10693
Location: Rock Hill, SC
What I Drive: 2003 SVT EAP / 2004 Jetta GLI 1.8t

Posts: 1,825
FF Reputation: 6 jstuver Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
yeah that would look clean- or you could delete it all together like b16sir1991 has done on his- me personally i like to be able to clean my rear window
__________________
155.4 whp / 139.9 lbsft tq - custom tuned by Tom!!
jstuver is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-11-2007, 03:50 PM   #9
Focus Fanatic
 
StealthGray's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Fan#: 19017
Location: pleasant valley, NY
What I Drive: '04 Liquid Gray ZX3

Posts: 2,803
FF Reputation: 12 StealthGray Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (6)
Too much crap ends up on the back window, I appreciate being able to clean it with the pull of the wiper lever!
__________________
You know what a learning experience is? A learning experience is one of those things that says, 'You know that thing you just did? Don't do that.' - Douglas Adams
StealthGray is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-13-2007, 12:12 AM   #10
Focus Enthusiast
 
polar's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Fan#: 14064
Location: Somewhere between Marysville and Kent
What I Drive: 2005 Black ZX3

Posts: 348
FF Reputation: 1 polar Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
I just put a 16" blade on the back of my ZX3, same as in the pic posted above. It works great, I put, iirc the Michelin one on.
polar is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Bookmarks & Social Networks

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
What size are the door and rear speakers in a zx3?? allen_rubin Car Audio, SYNC, MyFord Touch & Electronics 10 12-03-2006 05:50 PM
Not able to align rear....HELP romano2 General Technical Chat 9 07-23-2005 10:49 PM
Installed Euro Rear Wiper today Egz MK1 Focus 34 06-29-2005 10:12 PM
Reflex Rear Wiper Kalos Canadian Fanatics 5 02-10-2005 01:41 AM
Idea to spruce up a stock rear bumper...cheap idea...need opinions J-Dawg MK1 Focus 33 01-11-2005 12:22 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:30 AM.


Copyright 2002-2015 FocusFanatics.com. All Rights Reserved : Privacy Policy : Advertise Information

Focus Fanatics Ford Focus Forum offers many fun ways for you to engage with other Ford Focus Owners from across the world. Whether it be about the aftermarket performance modifications, technical how-to's, European tuned suspension or awesome fuel economy similar to the Mazda CX-3, Audi S3, Mazda MX-5 Miata and Acura TLX. You can find all Ford Focus, Focus ST and Focus RS related information here. Join our Ford Focus discussion forums and chat with local Focus enthusiasts in your area. If you own other makes have a look at Challenger Hellcat Forum, Charger Hellcat Forum, Cadillac ATS-V Forum, Cadillac ATS Forum, Cadillac CTS-V Forum, Lexus RC-F Forum, Lexus GS-F Forum, Mercedes GLA Forum, Mercedes GLE Forum, Civic Type-R Forum and Volvo XC90 Forum.





Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.1