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12-15-2013 07:06 AM
roswelltop You might want to consider the RSB from Ford Racing for the Focus. I bought the kit (springs, shocks, struts, RSB (did NOT install FSB due to all the comments found in these forums). Very happy with results. Installed by Ford techie.

Re warranty: perhaps I am living in a dream world, BUT if an authorized Ford dealer does any kind of work on the car, I just can't comprehend how any resulting problems from that work will NOT be covered, either by Ford, or by the dealer.

QUESTION: has anyone actually had the experience of being denied warranty coverage as a result of alterations to their Ford which were made by an authorized Ford dealer? I am NOT talking about a "what if" question posed to a service advisor. I am asking about an actual occurrence. Enquiring mind wants to know.
12-14-2013 07:36 PM
dyn085 The more neutral your car handles, the better the feel of it and the more predictable the handling.
12-14-2013 12:43 PM
ripto Does this just make it safer to take corners at higher speeds? Or to not spill your groceries over... lol.
12-09-2013 10:47 AM
MetalMuffins
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Originally Posted by CunFFS13 View Post
So What is the purpose of this mod? Upgrade?
TY for the info
I'm no expert but I would say the upgrade it to stiffen the anti-sway. In other words, a larger or stiffer bar will reduce body roll in cornering. When replacing just the rear sway bar, it seems to neutralize under-steer and can even induce over-steer.
12-08-2013 10:16 AM
CunFFS13
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Originally Posted by Deesiel678 View Post
It comes with both stock.
So What is the purpose of this mod? Upgrade?
TY for the info
12-08-2013 02:15 AM
Deesiel678
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Originally Posted by ripto View Post
I couldn't make it out from the first few posts, does the Focus come with either a front or rear sway bar stock? I've been debating this mod for some time.
It comes with both stock.
12-08-2013 12:48 AM
ripto I couldn't make it out from the first few posts, does the Focus come with either a front or rear sway bar stock? I've been debating this mod for some time.
11-05-2013 12:07 PM
NickCornell JBR is the beefiest, probably almost a rough ride, but I'll be buying it
11-05-2013 09:33 AM
Arizona Had a look at the JBR bar. Looks nice; adjustable and has grease fittings. A bit pricey compared to the Steeda. I guess I'll keep the Steeda unless I'm one of the unlucky ones but I might have considered the JBR if it had been out when I was looking.
11-05-2013 08:52 AM
NickCornell But to be honest, I wouldn't be too concerned about the steeda bar, lots of people have it with no problem.
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