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Old 01-07-2009, 03:50 PM   #1
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Well I ventured to a junk yard today in search of the cargo cover for my hatch and was unsuccessful. I did however find a nice silver bezel to go around my radio instead of the black one I have now. Anyway I was hoping I would find more goodies bu the cars were really picked over. Well that was my excitement for the day.


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Old 01-07-2009, 03:56 PM   #2
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I can never find Focuses in the yards around here. At least you found some stuff.
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Old 01-07-2009, 04:14 PM   #3
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Yeah that sucks you can't even find any. I'm gonna go scrounge at some other ones around me and see if I can find what I want. Ford wants 120$ for the cover and I say screw that.
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I can never find Focuses in the yards around here. At least you found some stuff.
I don't even think there are any yards near me. There used to be one in Bristol called Jack's Auto Salvage.
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I don't even think there are any yards near me. There used to be one in Bristol called Jack's Auto Salvage.

I was talking to a friend of mine who works at the local salvage yard and he said all the late model cars in the New England area end up out in western Mass. I guess there are some huge salvage yards out that way.
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You want to see a junk yard eh --> http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&hl=e...13797&t=h&z=16

Nothing really new there but one hell of a fun time walking around looking at old cars. Rohners is the name of the place.
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Yeah that sucks you can't even find any. I'm gonna go scrounge at some other ones around me and see if I can find what I want. Ford wants 120$ for the cover and I say screw that.
Ha! Ford was gonna charge me $80+ for one when someone broke into my car and pried up the radio bezel. I just went and got one on ebay for $20 shipped.


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Nothing really new there but one hell of a fun time walking around looking at old cars. Rohners is the name of the place.
You know if you zoom in all the way, I can see there are 3 SVT focus in the middle top right of that yard.
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If you can't get it on e-pay, and all the cars are picked clean at your local self-pick boneyard, you might want to look up a regular auto dismantler who specializes in Ford products. This is the kind where you go to their front counter, tell them what you need, and they pull it themselves from a car or off the shelf. Whatever you need, it's more apt to be there. Shouldn't be more than 50% of new retail.
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You know if you zoom in all the way, I can see there are 3 SVT focus in the middle top right of that yard.
Geez you're good.
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I need the interior trim for my hatch and no junkyards ever seem to have them or want $100 for it...assuming they even have a Focus in.
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