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Old 08-22-2012, 12:48 AM   #56011
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ive been wondering where you have been. ive bought a new Focus since weve talked last. how are you? hows the motherland?
Mutterlander ist gut. I'm actually moving to Germany here in a couple weeks.

New Fofo looks good :DD

Getting an ST myself but ey lol (:

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What's up Seffers

I guess no one wants to talk anymore They all found something more interesting to do with their lives. LOL.
Evidently. Dafaq happened to Ken by the way? all his posts and everything are straight up GONE.
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Well, not getting home when I want but definitely going to FocusFest now.
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Old 08-22-2012, 12:49 AM   #56012
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summer, and I'm back in the motorcycle biz...no free time...
^ this.

2 wheel craze hit hard, been going to track days non stop.
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Old 08-22-2012, 01:05 AM   #56013
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Evidently. Dafaq happened to Ken by the way? all his posts and everything are straight up GONE.
lol...
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Old 08-22-2012, 03:46 AM   #56014
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summer, and I'm back in the motorcycle biz...no free time...
Hi-ya Bill

Hi-ya to anyone else creepin' in here.

Goodnight MA
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Old 08-22-2012, 03:54 AM   #56015
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lol...
uh oh...what happened?
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Old 08-22-2012, 12:34 PM   #56016
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Not hard but I'd recommend professional spring compressor... dangerous without it. Job is involved but not hard. Remove wheels, unbolt struts, take out of the hub assembly. Take struts and springs to shop to put them on. Find a used strut brace from vendor or car- part.com

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Did you mean a strut tower brace? First thing that comes up when I googled for strut brace. http://www.steedafocus.com/parts/for...wer-brace.html

My car doesn't currently have one.
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Old 08-22-2012, 04:36 PM   #56017
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Thats aftermarket shiz you don't need that. You mean the top where it's bolted into (in the corners of the engine bay?)

Here's walkthrough on doing spings so will help you http://www.focushacks.com/mod/Instal...wering_springs
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Old 08-22-2012, 06:00 PM   #56018
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Thats aftermarket shiz you don't need that. You mean the top where it's bolted into (in the corners of the engine bay?)

Here's walkthrough on doing spings so will help you http://www.focushacks.com/mod/Instal...wering_springs
Word, I swapped coilovers on an Evo a few years ago. This looks familiar. Didn't have to compress the springs though, obviously...are there any non-coilover suspension kits that come with the spring compressed onto the strut?

I brought the free struts and springs I got to my mechanic, and he said they're about ready to go too (85-90K on them). He wants to put Monroes on both sides, which he said cost $240 per SIDE (~800 for the whole job with tax). Ouch. He's not comfortable putting the used stuff on, but he'd be perfectly willing to assemble a kit if I brought it to him.

If I have to spend $500+, should I just get a full kit? I saw this one on Steeda's site: http://www.steedafocus.com/parts/for...nsion-kit.html

I have yet to find a kit with the strut & spring assembled though. Wonder how much the mechanic would charge me to just put the springs on...I could take care of the rest.
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Theres a few norms from here gone.

Sup Mid A

Has anybody had sam adams harvest pumpkin?
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Theres a few norms from here gone.

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Yup-it's good!
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