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Old 11-29-2012, 01:06 AM   #21
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Oh man SVT parts look so good in white. Makes you wonder why ford didn't make a SVT focus in white beside the "body in white" non streetable cars. Body in white cars are basically stock race cars that can't be insured for the street.
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Old 11-29-2012, 01:47 AM   #22
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Looking great, nice work.
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Old 11-29-2012, 07:01 AM   #23
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Lookin good man.
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Awesome, love the white.
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Old 11-29-2012, 09:09 AM   #25
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Oh man SVT parts look so good in white. Makes you wonder why ford didn't make a SVT focus in white beside the "body in white" non streetable cars. Body in white cars are basically stock race cars that can't be insured for the street.
Yea i did a search for any White SVTs and found none ,so a White SVT looking car it seems will be rare. I also may have a source for a rear bumper with diffuser. but we'll see.


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Old 11-29-2012, 01:42 PM   #26
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Itty bitty update

First coat of clear is on , now gotta leave it for a few days to properly cure






This is after a small round of wetsand to smooth it out , then another and final coat of white , and then also a little wetsand to smooth it out.

I gotta do another coat i think. we shall see when it dries

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Old 11-29-2012, 05:32 PM   #27
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Wow you're making good progress man. That bumper is gonna look wicked. And that poor SVT, what a strange outcome! And Brian, I never noticed the 5door SVT's didn't come with skirts.. Wierd because the skirts fit both 3 and 5 door.
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The sideskitrs flare out a bit towards the rear, making them more prone to damage on a 5-door. Ford prolly didn't use them on the SVT ZX5's because they could have gotten recalled for whatever stupid reason people come up with


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Old 11-30-2012, 12:37 PM   #30
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So finally today i put the grill and lip and other little bits and bobs back on.

It will remain indoors for the remainder of the weekend and early next week when i will be putting it back on the car. hopefully new headlights will arrive by then , so i can remake my wire harness on the car for the new headlights.





Its going to stay indoors at room temperature for the rest of the weekend and add a little more cureing time. just to make sure. Cold does weird stuff to paint.
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