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Old 01-15-2013, 04:08 PM   #1811
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Old 01-17-2013, 01:53 PM   #1812
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Purchased a Focus last week, I'm a noob!

Hello, all. I'm new because I just bought my first focus. Have been a SuperDuty guy for some time, but decided to buy a focus as a daily driver and save the truck for heavy hauling.
Bought a 2013 SE Sedan in White. I'm in process of adding fog lights (the dealer is being VERY cooperative since I bought it there) and I've put in a Pro-clip for my iPhone and a TomTom GPS.
Near Baton Rouge, LA. So far, 240 miles, test driving shows about 40.1 mpg at 55 (over a 30 mile span) and about 38 mpg at 65 mph. Will test out 70 mph this weekend driving to New Orleans. My point is, I am pleased with the economy so far, the major reason I bought the car!
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Old 01-17-2013, 02:30 PM   #1813
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Old 01-17-2013, 08:15 PM   #1814
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Old 01-17-2013, 08:16 PM   #1815
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Old 01-17-2013, 08:26 PM   #1816
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Old 01-18-2013, 10:19 AM   #1817
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Newb Guy... Bought a 2001 Focus ZX3 5 Speed 1 Owner with 124k on the clock to save some $$$ on gas.
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Old 01-18-2013, 07:28 PM   #1818
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Old 01-19-2013, 08:16 AM   #1819
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Thanks, all, for the welcomes. I'm having a pretty good time here and over on Blue Oval. I'm hoping I get some good ideas here, because the aftermarket for a '13 Focus is rather abysmal, it would appear. I'm used to my F350, the aftermarket there is HUGE. Lots of toys from which to choose.
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Old 01-23-2013, 04:24 PM   #1820
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hello everyone! this is my first focus and is a 2010 2 door 5 speed with leather. looking forward to tuning and driving and not stopping at the gas station all the time. my last vehicle was a Silverado. I myself am a chevy lover but after looking at all the new chevy cars other than the Camaro and corvette they suck imo. ford might be getting a new loyal customer. however I have an 88 iroc and like the older chevy cars and trucks better.
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