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Old 09-15-2006, 08:19 PM   #1
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Warranty - paint

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I just got a 2002 Focus SVT last night and there's a spot on the bottom of the hatch where the paint chipped and it's starting to rust a litte. Is that covered by the 5 year warranty? Here's a pic (oh and yes there was a plastic cover on the license plate and it damaged the paint under it, it will be to fix). I also did my first mod; debadged the "focus" and the ugly dealer sticker that was under it lol.



Here's a teaser pic of the car. I'll post in the showroom when I get to install my wheels, lights and grill off my zx3. I also have a Borla SVT waiting on the floor




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Old 09-15-2006, 08:28 PM   #2
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It might be...you'll have to check your details. I have a 2002, but in Canada. Here the warranty against surface rust is 3 years, so you would be too late. Definately worth a look though!
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Old 09-15-2006, 08:30 PM   #3
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I hate to tell you, but probably not.
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Old 09-15-2006, 08:31 PM   #4
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I'm in Canada also (Quebec). I was told that the 5 year warranty covers perforation only. That's so dumb, there's one hell of a problem if the car is so rusted that it has holes in it within 5 years...
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