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Old 01-13-2012, 03:38 PM   #149
cobie56
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Originally Posted by josephd View Post
When I bought my Focus, I figured since it was the Escort replacement, it would be great in the snow. I was mistaken, mistaken to the point of having to buy 4 snows for it. My 84 Escort was a tank in the snow. My Focus on the other hand is horrible.
i had a 91 tracer and a 95 escort, both standards and never used snows on them... they were little sherman tanks in the snow.... foot and a half of fresh snow? no problem....left everyone else on the side of the road...
my '01 focus was ok w/ all seasons but as it was an automatic the snows made a world of difference....
the '12 still has all seasons 17" on it as i've not gotten round to getting snows for it (yesterday we had our first sno tht stuck) so we'll see.
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