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Old 01-10-2011, 12:50 PM   #1
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Focus RS Build.....For the Occasional Track Day!

Since I am finally tearing my car down after collecting RS bits since early 2009 I decided I would start the build Thread.

I will be going from here:




To Here:





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Old 01-10-2011, 01:11 PM   #2
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OEM RS Parts
-Focus RS Build All Exterior OEM Parts
-RS Engine
-RS Gearbox
-RS Suspension
-RS Gauges

Non OEM
-Team Dynamics Pro 1.2 Anthracite 18x8
-Sachs RS OEM Shocks with Vogtland Springs (Will eventually be running GAZ Coilover Setup)
-Eibach Swaybars
-Full Prothane Kit
-Autopower roll bar
-Hella Mach HID
-Carbon Fiber Hood Painted
-FIA Approved Seats (OMP WRC, Sparco Corsa, Cobra Suzka Pro)
-Airbag Delete and OMP Superquadro wheel
-Shortened Borla Exhaust
-Carbon Front Lip
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Old 01-10-2011, 01:15 PM   #3
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these type of builds tend to get really costly, so i hope to see this completed! so what have you collected so far?
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Door Cards

Instead of importing the RS door cards I decided to build them.

Stencil


Clamp to hold foam tight for even expansion


Glued and Pinned


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Old 01-10-2011, 01:21 PM   #5
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these type of builds tend to get really costly, so i hope to see this completed! so what have you collected so far?
As far as RS parts go everything but:
-rear quarter mouldings
-Brand New RS Grill (have a perfect rs collection grill and an oem rs grill in need of repair)
-RS Center Console if I decide to use it.

I might be forgetting a small piece or two but for the most part I have everything.

This Project will be completed, I thought long and hard about the late 80's vintage 911 I could have by the time this thing is done. But if I don't build one now chances are the opportunity to own one will be gone.
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Old 01-10-2011, 02:21 PM   #6
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Subscribed! Can't wait to see it completed!
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Old 01-10-2011, 02:27 PM   #7
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man, if you want to focus RS turbo, i have most of the parts, i have been(like you) getting RS bits for the past 3 years, manly turbo and some other parts, i also have the brembo RS calipers. Pm for some pictures or some info if you are interested.
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Old 01-10-2011, 02:28 PM   #8
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Vary nice. I cant wait to see the end product.
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The only RS Parts I am interested in are the ones I mentioned above. I already have the brembo calipers and I am going with topspeed for the turbo. Thanks though.

Here is a link to some people who might be interested in your parts -
http://forums.focaljet.com/exterior-...iscussion.html
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Old 01-10-2011, 05:01 PM   #10
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Wow! So you have all of that??? I'm very impressed and quite excited to see this through!

Hope all goes well!
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