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Old 02-17-2013, 02:54 PM   #1
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My 2012 FocuS Sedan build (already in progress)

So I figured that by now my car deserved it's own thread. I plan on owning this car for a long time and also to make it my own. I have already done a good amount of modding but it seems like everyday I have new ideas of things to change/upgrade. Here's a list of mods I have done to date:
Interior :
Pioneer AVH-3400 BT (double din no nav, yet)
JL-360/4
JL C2 6.5" components
JL C2 6.5 coaxils
Alpine MRP-500
Alpine Type R 10 (600 watt rms in custom Idyllic kerfed port box)
Dynamat on all doors (trunk and floorboards next)
Floor matts (OEM Ford vinyl)
5% 3M back 5 windows with eyebrow (CA legal)

Exterior/Performance :
Painted stock hubcaps gloss black
Tinted rear tails
Magnaflow 2.25" custom cat back
K&N Typhoon intake

Soon to come:
MS3 RMM
Bloxx weighted shift knob
F2 race header
Eibach Pro Kit or Steeda springs
Sparco Asseta Garras 17" (bronze or lime green)
ST steering wheel
ST partial leather seats (or something more sporty)

So I'll be posting mods and upgrades as they come. Here's a few shots of what it is for now. Let me know what you think.


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Old 02-17-2013, 02:58 PM   #2
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Old 08-30-2013, 09:29 AM   #3
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the display on your ford screen looks different than mine,
is it because of the mod?
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the display on your ford screen looks different than mine,
is it because of the mod?
That is the aftermarket radio he said he installed - NOT factory.
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That is the aftermarket radio he said he installed - NOT factory.
I think he means the OEM screen above.

In that case, it would be because his is a different trim than yours - that's the base model screen offered on the Mk3s.
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How did you mount the amp to the back of the seat? is it a metal back? Just drill holes and use screws?
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What do you mean by custom cat back? Like regular magna flow 2.25 15072 till the rear axle then customed to dual exit?
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Well some people think it's the cat back designed for the focus, but it is just a dual exit magnaflow muffler that has 2.25" piping ran from the cat. I paid $300 for a custom one, when Magnaflow wants $700 for their exact setup.
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Well some people think it's the cat back designed for the focus, but it is just a dual exit magnaflow muffler that has 2.25" piping ran from the cat. I paid $300 for a custom one, when Magnaflow wants $700 for their exact setup.
Did you just go to a muffler shop for custom one? $300 is more in my range rather than the 700..
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Ya they gave me a slight discount for my friend being in ex military and i had brought previous cars there too. But you shouldn't pay over $400 for everything.
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