Incognito27`s 2003 ZX5 Build - Page 3 - Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum
Ford Focus Forum
HomeContact UsAbout UsGalleryDiscussion ForumsMarketplace


Go Back   Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum > Ford Focus Discussions > Ford Focus Builds & General Showroom

Ford Focus Builds & General Showroom Post pictures and information of your Focus being built or your car images here. We want to see your Focus! More Images: Visit Our Online Ford Focus Gallery

Search This Forum | Image Search | Advanced Search    
Ford Focus Tire & Wheels FocusFanatics Merchandise

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-29-2012, 01:06 AM   #21
sleepyboy
FF's Night Security
 
sleepyboy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Fan#: 15335
Location: SW Houston, TX, United States
What I Drive: 01' Yellow ZX3 euro, 04' ZX5 SVT

Posts: 25,706
Points 129,600, Level 100
Points: 129,600, Level: 100 Points: 129,600, Level: 100 Points: 129,600, Level: 100
Level Up 0% Completed
Level up: 0% Level up: 0% Level up: 0%
Forum Activity 91%
Activity: 91% Activity: 91% Activity: 91%
FF Reputation: 48 sleepyboy Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (11)
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.
__________________
I started out with nothing and I still have most of it left

Hatch Nation #15 (Ole' Yeller') & #150 (The SVT)
Moderator for
Technical Chat
Zetec Performance Chat
Southern Fanatics Chat
sleepyboy is online now  
    Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 11-29-2012, 01:47 AM   #22
GreySkorpion
saved from the grave
 
GreySkorpion's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Fan#: 94674
Location: B'game, KS
What I Drive: 2004 LG ZX5 2.3D

Posts: 6,079
FF Reputation: 11 GreySkorpion Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (5)
Looking great, nice work.
GreySkorpion is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 11-29-2012, 07:01 AM   #23
Drumr90
Focus Fanatic
 
Drumr90's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Fan#: 99659
Location: Northampton, PA
What I Drive: 2006 Black ZX5 auto

Posts: 3,229
Points 3,788, Level 38
Points: 3,788, Level: 38 Points: 3,788, Level: 38 Points: 3,788, Level: 38
Level Up 92% Completed
Level up: 92% Level up: 92% Level up: 92%
Forum Activity 1%
Activity: 1% Activity: 1% Activity: 1%
FF Reputation: 3 Drumr90 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (1)
Lookin good man.
__________________
Ive been bleeding ford blue since birth.
CO2 is nutrition not a polluitant ask a tree.
Hatch nation #03
Rally revolution #06 [HOONIGAN]
Team Duratec #30
Drumr90 is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 11-29-2012, 07:09 AM   #24
felixthecat
w/ my magic bag
 
felixthecat's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Fan#: 80663
Location: Renton, WA
What I Drive: '05 Silver Sport Technologies

Posts: 9,559
Points 10,552, Level 68
Points: 10,552, Level: 68 Points: 10,552, Level: 68 Points: 10,552, Level: 68
Level Up 26% Completed
Level up: 26% Level up: 26% Level up: 26%
Forum Activity 100%
Activity: 100% Activity: 100% Activity: 100%
FF Reputation: 59 felixthecat Excellent Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Awesome, love the white.
__________________
Introduce Mr. Torsen to the mixBigger brakes then you- D23 crew- D-Tech- Sedan Revolution= #131
felixthecat is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 11-29-2012, 09:09 AM   #25
Incognito27
Focus Addict
 
Incognito27's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2006
Fan#: 34939
Location: Ottawa, Canada
What I Drive: 2003 Ford Focus ZX5 Premium - White

Posts: 625
FF Reputation: 3 Incognito27 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (1)
Quote:
Originally Posted by sleepyboy View Post
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.


Thanks guys
Incognito27 is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 11-29-2012, 01:42 PM   #26
Incognito27
Focus Addict
 
Incognito27's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2006
Fan#: 34939
Location: Ottawa, Canada
What I Drive: 2003 Ford Focus ZX5 Premium - White

Posts: 625
FF Reputation: 3 Incognito27 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (1)
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

Last edited by Incognito27; 11-29-2012 at 01:43 PM. Reason: Added a step
Incognito27 is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 11-29-2012, 05:32 PM   #27
katiekay
ɔᴉʇɐuɐℲ snɔoℲ
 
katiekay's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Fan#: 42025
Location: Colorado Springs, CO
What I Drive: 03 CD Silver ZX5

Posts: 7,781
Points 11,310, Level 70
Points: 11,310, Level: 70 Points: 11,310, Level: 70 Points: 11,310, Level: 70
Level Up 15% Completed
Level up: 15% Level up: 15% Level up: 15%
Forum Activity 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
FF Reputation: 59 katiekay Excellent Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (48)
Looks great!


Sent from my iPhone using FF Mobile
__________________
Hatch Nation #8
September 2012 Ride of the Month
katiekay is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 11-29-2012, 11:13 PM   #28
stealthzx3
Enthusiast
 
stealthzx3's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Fan#: 94260
Location: Pulaski, WI
What I Drive: 2003 Black ZX3 SVT, 2001 Black ZX3

Posts: 6,517
Points 11,162, Level 69
Points: 11,162, Level: 69 Points: 11,162, Level: 69 Points: 11,162, Level: 69
Level Up 78% Completed
Level up: 78% Level up: 78% Level up: 78%
Forum Activity 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
FF Reputation: 9 stealthzx3 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (22)
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.
__________________
Focus Revolution

2003 EAP SVT #2752
stealthzx3 is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 11-29-2012, 11:39 PM   #29
katiekay
ɔᴉʇɐuɐℲ snɔoℲ
 
katiekay's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Fan#: 42025
Location: Colorado Springs, CO
What I Drive: 03 CD Silver ZX5

Posts: 7,781
Points 11,310, Level 70
Points: 11,310, Level: 70 Points: 11,310, Level: 70 Points: 11,310, Level: 70
Level Up 15% Completed
Level up: 15% Level up: 15% Level up: 15%
Forum Activity 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
FF Reputation: 59 katiekay Excellent Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (48)
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


Sent from my iPhone using FF Mobile
__________________
Hatch Nation #8
September 2012 Ride of the Month
katiekay is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 11-30-2012, 12:37 PM   #30
Incognito27
Focus Addict
 
Incognito27's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2006
Fan#: 34939
Location: Ottawa, Canada
What I Drive: 2003 Ford Focus ZX5 Premium - White

Posts: 625
FF Reputation: 3 Incognito27 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (1)
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.
Incognito27 is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks & Social Networks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:33 AM.


Copyright 2002-2014 FocusFanatics.com. All Rights Reserved : Terms of Use : Privacy Policy : Advertise Information

Focus Fanatics Ford Focus Forum offers many fun ways for you to engage with other Ford Focus Owners from across the world. Whether it be about the aftermarket performance modifications, technical how-to's, European tuned suspension or awesome fuel economy similar to the Acura TLX or Fiesta ST. You can find all Ford Focus and Focus ST related information here. Join our Ford Focus discussion forums and chat with local Focus enthusiasts in your area.