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Old 01-29-2006, 09:13 PM   #1
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Buh bye Focus...

So after 3 years in my 2000 SE, i've traded it in on a 2003 Ford Explorer Sport. I decided i needed somthing a little bigger for driving in the snow, and somthing i could get my hockey gear into without a shoehorn (goalie gear ain't small...). Last Saturday i was driving past the Ford dealership and saw it sitting out front. It's a Black 2 door with tan leather interior. Its fully loaded with a sunroof, power everything, heated seats... the works. It has 60K KM on it, and they were asking $15900 (Canadian, even), but i was able to talk 'em down a tad, and got a good trade in for the focus. I finalized everything friday evening, but had to keep my Focus over the weekend to get all my audio gear out. I'll be picking up the Explorer tomorow after work, and i can't frickin' wait.
hopefully my roommate will be around with his digital camera tomorow and i'll try and get a couple of pics up.


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Old 01-30-2006, 12:00 AM   #2
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Congrats... yeah gotta sacrifice for Hockey.. there is no other way.. luckily I am a skater, so any car does it for me ...

well post some pics when you have them and enjoy... BTW is it a 4x4 or a RWD?

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Old 01-30-2006, 12:02 AM   #3
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Old 01-30-2006, 12:13 PM   #4
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Thanks guys. It is a 4x4. Also found out today when i picked it up that it has a remote starter. The sales dude didnt even know it had it till got the second set of keys out.

Just headin out to pick my roommate up from work, hopefully get a couple pics up later tonight.
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Sounds like a good trade off. Would be esp nice having 4WD up there.
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Old 01-30-2006, 12:40 PM   #6
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Well we should see you around here a little still..Maybe not but it`s been good...One question before you go???

If Amercian beer is served cold to tell the difference from urine...THEN

Who was the firstg one of you guys to give a moose some head to get the flavor profile???

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Old 01-30-2006, 12:41 PM   #7
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Well we should see you around here a little still..Maybe not but it`s been good...One question before you go???

If Amercian beer is served cold to tell the difference from urine...THEN

Who was the firstg one of you guys to give a moose some head to get the flavor profile???

HAha Just Kidding..
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Ah. Touche'.
kinda funny since Moosehead is actually my favorite beer...
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Old 01-30-2006, 02:05 PM   #9
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Ah, hockey and Canadian beer, my second and third favorite things. My goalie stuff always fit in the trunk of my Focus sedan with the sticks up front. I skate out now tho'

On another note, they make a 2 door Explorer Sport ?
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They used to. It got dropped from the lineup a year or two ago. They are bringing back the Sport Trac as a 2007 model in late spring or early summer. It looks much better than it did.
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