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Old 10-03-2007, 11:21 PM   #1
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Focus assembly plants, where?

Just curious, are some made in Canada? I was was waiting in traffic today and just looked up at the visor and noticed that the airbag warning label is in French/English..no not Spanish/English, I know the difference I lived in Europe for awhile.



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Old 10-04-2007, 12:34 AM   #2
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Na i dont think so.. MI for the 05+ and Mexico for the 00-04's, Ford doesn't like lawsuits i guess so making sure you guys can read it.
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Na i dont think so.. MI for the 05+ and Mexico for the 00-04's, Ford doesn't like lawsuits i guess so making sure you guys can read it.
So what else is being built at the mexico plant? I know the fusion is but is something else take the foci place?
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Old 10-04-2007, 12:26 PM   #4
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At least some '05s were assembled in Mexico.........I have a May '05 production 2005 Focus. The '06 Fusion assembly did replace the Focus production in Mexico, sometime after May obviously.
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My 04 wagon was built in Wayne, Michigan in the good old USA. As far as I know Foci are still made there.
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Old 10-04-2007, 07:05 PM   #6
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The only ones made in Mexico were 00-some05 hatches. Everything else was/is made in Wayne, MI.
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Most labels in cars have english/french warnings. At least as far as I've noticed.
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English and French are the two most widely spoken languages in the world.

That said,

[UPSIDEDOWN!]VIVA LA MEXICO!
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I thought chinese (mandarin?) was the most widely spoken language in the world?
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After weighing six factors (number of primary speakers, number of secondary speakers, number and population of countries where used, number of major fields using the language internationally, economic power of countries using the languages, and socio-literary prestige), Weber compiled the following list of the world's ten most influential languages:
(number of points given in parentheses)

1. English (37)
2. French (23)
3. Spanish (20)
4. Russian (16)
5. Arabic (14)
6. Chinese (13)
7. German (12)
8. Japanese (10)
9. Portuguese (10)
10. Hindi/Urdu (9)
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Excuse me, the two "most influential" laguages are english and french
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