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Old 08-18-2009, 02:23 PM   #1
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learning to like my Focus

Well, when my 02 Sable Platinum Edition died and it was time to trade in, I wasn't looking forward to the focus. Since that was pretty much what was in my price range.

So I started modding away on it. Nothing big, pretty cheap stuff.
Tinted tails & side markers, took off the pin stripes, blacked out interior and about to do the home depot lip.
I think I am falling in love. The car really feels like mine.

I can't wait to tint the windows and do a CAI.


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Old 08-18-2009, 03:47 PM   #2
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why not just turbo while ur at it!! lol, have fun!
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Old 08-18-2009, 05:10 PM   #5
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Ha ha, I'd like to say "one day", but probably not.

Though some performance mods are on the list.

At this point I would really like faster acceleration.
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put some suspension on there. Thats what the focus is for.

dog bone, cai, tune (especially if your auto) will wake up your car some.
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Yes, it is AX. Tune up will help that a little huh?

I will have to look into that.

Huh, then the Wifey will want one, lol.
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yeah..do some suspension mods. thats what these cars are for. take it from a fellow ATX owner...the basic boltons wont cure the "faster car" need. do some suspension work and the car will handle like its on rails.
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Yes, it is AX. Tune up will help that a little huh?

I will have to look into that.

Huh, then the Wifey will want one, lol.
He meant a tune of the computers fuel, ingnition and shift point maps. Not a tune up like you're thinking which is plugs and wires.
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^ ah, thank you.

Still going to look into it.
I have no idea of a place around here that does that.
Thank God for google.
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