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Old 02-10-2009, 07:56 AM   #1
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the biggest PITA I have run into so far with the Focus

I just wanted to to mention how much a PITA the moldings were to remove on my doors...than I had to wrestle with the freaking glue/tape/residue (what ever that junk was) that was left on the door. It took me three nights to get that stuff off REDICULAS

I'll be posting pictures soon of what it looks like but I think it looks a heck of a ton better without them on there...it adds another body line to the focus...SEXY


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It's better if you do it when it's warmer outside as well. The heat def helps you. It's easier if you just use your thumb to rub it off. You will get bilsters but IMO it was the fastest and easiest way to remove the residue.
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it was hard enough to remove the stuff from debadging the hatch, i'd hate to have to remove THAT much.
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Wait...aren't there holes now????
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nov173...my fingers are def. blistered to crap! typing on my laptop KILLS

FociZX4ST...some do and some don't...luckily my 05 didn't have any holes!
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How do you tell...I want mine off!!!!
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^^prolly pull the door panel and try to feel around and see if there is any thing proturding through about where the moulding are, I would venture to guess that there would be something to hold them on besides glue if there was holes IMO
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mine had holes but i changed my factory moldings with the non-textured smooth svt ones.
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How do you tell...I want mine off!!!!
I would say just start pulling them off. I mean, if you are there pulling them off and you see that you do have holes, just buy some more material to reattach it.

i would say at least try it though because i think it looks a heck of a lot sharper with them removed
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