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Old 09-03-2012, 06:17 PM   #91
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Job 2 / 5dr / 5spd / SE with Sport Package.

I looked under the car and noted the following parts:

Front Springs
BV61-5310-NFG left side
BV61-5310-NFG right side

Front Struts
BV61-18K001-TAB left side
BV61-18045-TAB right side

Rear Springs
BV61-5560-NFD left side
BV61-5560-NFD right side

Rear Shocks
BV61-18080-TAF left side
BV61-18080-TAF right side
Just fyi my SE WITHOUT THE SPORT PACKAGE has the same setup
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Old 09-03-2012, 06:31 PM   #92
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If you want a sportier ride...get a hatch..it is a stiffer chassis. I am BMW fan and almost got a 540i, but I wanted reliability with a sporty ride.

Focus was designed/engineered in Germany, so you know at least for the hatch..engineers wanted to have a driver car. I test drove both the sedan and hatch..and you can def tell the difference between the two chassis...sedan is more...mush...both were SE package cars with a stick

Also if you can get a 2012 built between 3/2012-mid 6/2012...the shocks were coded heavy duty according to ford parts.com
I beg to differ, maybe your A55 Dyno said it was a stiffer ride, I have also driven both and there is such a small margin of stiffness difference that you would never really notice. I have yet to have a handling problem in my sedan, only thing I need is better springs.
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Old 09-03-2012, 09:58 PM   #93
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Just fyi my SE WITHOUT THE SPORT PACKAGE has the same setup
Even the struts and dampers? That's weird.
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Old 09-03-2012, 10:13 PM   #94
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Old 09-15-2012, 06:10 PM   #95
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According to ETIS I have a build date of 7/21/12. Picked it up 8/16/12. SE HB with Sport Pkg. The car is a lot of fun to drive. And it's great in emergency lane change maneuvers. As I found out on Thursday.

Touring Suspension.
BV61-5310-NG* Left Front Coil
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