Blue Candy thread - Page 30 - Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum
Ford Focus Forum
HomeContact UsAbout UsGalleryDiscussion ForumsMarketplace


Go Back   Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum > Ford Focus Third Generation > MK3 Focus

MK3 Focus The place to chat about general questions, window tinting, exterior body, interior and lighting upgrades for the third generation 2012-Current Focus.

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

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 03-08-2013, 04:28 PM   #291
Stars4jon
Focus Enthusiast
 
Stars4jon's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Fan#: 103518
Location: Montgomery, NY
What I Drive: 2012 Candy Blue SE HB

Posts: 66
Points 120, Level 2
Points: 120, Level: 2 Points: 120, Level: 2 Points: 120, Level: 2
Level Up 40% Completed
Level up: 40% Level up: 40% Level up: 40%
Forum Activity 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
FF Reputation: 1 Stars4jon Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
This morning before heading to work in Montgomery, NY.



In Cuba, MO. While moving from Los Angeles.

__________________
Cheers and Clear Skies
Jon Betancourt
2012 Ford Focus SE Candy Blue
Stars4jon is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 03-10-2013, 06:28 PM   #292
Zillon
Focus Addict
 
Zillon's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Fan#: 17393
Location: Philthadelphia, PA
What I Drive: '13 JCW GP

Posts: 1,388
Points 2,504, Level 30
Points: 2,504, Level: 30 Points: 2,504, Level: 30 Points: 2,504, Level: 30
Level Up 36% Completed
Level up: 36% Level up: 36% Level up: 36%
Forum Activity 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
FF Reputation: 27 Zillon Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (3)
If anyone is looking for the Blue Candy touch up kit, I have one, brand new in the box. Never got a chance to use it before I traded in my Focus.

Contains the clearcoat and the basecoat. Send me a PM if interested.
__________________
Joined the dark side.
Zillon is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 04-07-2013, 08:54 AM   #293
iceman05
Focus Enthusiast
 
iceman05's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Fan#: 107405
Location: Raleigh, NC
What I Drive: 2012 Ford Focus SE

Posts: 123
FF Reputation: 1 iceman05 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (1)
here is my frozen blue candy..


Last edited by iceman05; 04-07-2013 at 08:59 AM. Reason: ^_^
iceman05 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 04-07-2013, 09:11 PM   #294
BlueJay42
Focus Enthusiast
 
BlueJay42's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Fan#: 111833
Location: Colonial Heights, VA
What I Drive: 2012 Kona blue SEL

Posts: 81
FF Reputation: 1 BlueJay42 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
My car was advertised as Candy Blue, but after reading over this thread and looking at so many pics, I'm thinking someone made a mistake. My car is definitely darker than all of these. (Yup...Kona Blue I'm thinkin)
__________________
2012 Kona Blue SEL Hatchback "BlueJay"
K&N air filter, snorkel delete, Magnaflow exhaust
"Listen to the noise this thing makes. I'm only this big but I'm a Lamborghini, really I am!"
- Jeremy Clarkson
BlueJay42 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 04-07-2013, 09:54 PM   #295
ralck
Focus Enthusiast
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Fan#: 96372
Location: Rochester, NY
What I Drive: My sister's car while it is salty

Posts: 222
FF Reputation: 1 ralck Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (1)
Quote:
Originally Posted by BlueJay42 View Post
My car was advertised as Candy Blue, but after reading over this thread and looking at so many pics, I'm thinking someone made a mistake. My car is definitely darker than all of these. (Yup...Kona Blue I'm thinkin)
I see you updated your information to show Kona blue. That is a very rare color because they discontinued it pretty quickly! It's a very nice color. And at the end of the day, the only thing that matters is that we like the color we chose.
__________________
2013 SE Hatch, 201A, Moonroof, Winter package, Blue Candy, 5MT ├┼┘
ralck is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-27-2013, 04:18 AM   #296
Arco-Zakus
Focus Addict
 
Arco-Zakus's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Fan#: 101658
Location: Fremont, CA
What I Drive: 2014 SGM SE Sport Pkg Sedan 5sp-man

Posts: 998
Points 710, Level 14
Points: 710, Level: 14 Points: 710, Level: 14 Points: 710, Level: 14
Level Up 10% Completed
Level up: 10% Level up: 10% Level up: 10%
Forum Activity 2%
Activity: 2% Activity: 2% Activity: 2%
FF Reputation: 11 Arco-Zakus Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Timeless.

Quote:
Originally Posted by ralck View Post
I see you updated your information to show Kona blue. That is a very rare color because they discontinued it pretty quickly! It's a very nice color. ...
There was a similar color over 45 years ago (don't recall the name they used for it) that looked just as good on a Ford I wanted to buy then:



Maybe that's why I liked it so much when I first saw it on the Mk3 Focus, then -- poof -- it was gone. Considering all of the suffering the tsunami caused everyone who lived through it, having to pick a different color on a new car isn't something I should complain about, but I'm still hoping Ford will bring it back before I buy a Focus.


Quote:
Originally Posted by ralck View Post
... And at the end of the day, the only thing that matters is that we like the color we chose.
Unless it gets damaged and requires repairs. Then the thing that really matters is that the painter is good enough to get it right.
Arco-Zakus is online now  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-27-2013, 07:46 PM   #297
MG_MK3
Focus Enthusiast
 
MG_MK3's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2013
Fan#: 114522
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
What I Drive: 2013 Blue Candy Focus Hatchback SE

Posts: 532
Points 483, Level 9
Points: 483, Level: 9 Points: 483, Level: 9 Points: 483, Level: 9
Level Up 66% Completed
Level up: 66% Level up: 66% Level up: 66%
Forum Activity 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
FF Reputation: 0 MG_MK3 Newbie
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (1)
Totally dirty... I'll take better ones soon though.







__________________
2013 "Blue Candy" Focus Hatchback SE/DCT
AEM CAI | Steeda RMM | ST wing | TTR UMM
Fswerks Race Exhaust | 3SDM 0.05 18"x8.5J | KSport Kontrol Pro's
Instagram @miKeyGilmore #MK3SLöCUS
MG_MK3 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-27-2013, 07:46 PM   #298
MG_MK3
Focus Enthusiast
 
MG_MK3's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2013
Fan#: 114522
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
What I Drive: 2013 Blue Candy Focus Hatchback SE

Posts: 532
Points 483, Level 9
Points: 483, Level: 9 Points: 483, Level: 9 Points: 483, Level: 9
Level Up 66% Completed
Level up: 66% Level up: 66% Level up: 66%
Forum Activity 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
FF Reputation: 0 MG_MK3 Newbie
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (1)
Quote:
Originally Posted by BlueJay42 View Post
My car was advertised as Candy Blue, but after reading over this thread and looking at so many pics, I'm thinking someone made a mistake. My car is definitely darker than all of these. (Yup...Kona Blue I'm thinkin)
I really love those wheels...
__________________
2013 "Blue Candy" Focus Hatchback SE/DCT
AEM CAI | Steeda RMM | ST wing | TTR UMM
Fswerks Race Exhaust | 3SDM 0.05 18"x8.5J | KSport Kontrol Pro's
Instagram @miKeyGilmore #MK3SLöCUS
MG_MK3 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-27-2013, 08:11 PM   #299
iceman05
Focus Enthusiast
 
iceman05's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Fan#: 107405
Location: Raleigh, NC
What I Drive: 2012 Ford Focus SE

Posts: 123
FF Reputation: 1 iceman05 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (1)
Quote:
Originally Posted by MG_MK3 View Post
Totally dirty... I'll take better ones soon though.







What kind of paint did you use for your calipers? I'm deciding wheather blue or red...
__________________


2012 Focus SE Sedan
SR # 273

RR # 111
iceman05 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-27-2013, 08:24 PM   #300
MG_MK3
Focus Enthusiast
 
MG_MK3's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2013
Fan#: 114522
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
What I Drive: 2013 Blue Candy Focus Hatchback SE

Posts: 532
Points 483, Level 9
Points: 483, Level: 9 Points: 483, Level: 9 Points: 483, Level: 9
Level Up 66% Completed
Level up: 66% Level up: 66% Level up: 66%
Forum Activity 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
FF Reputation: 0 MG_MK3 Newbie
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (1)
Quote:
Originally Posted by iceman05 View Post
What kind of paint did you use for your calipers? I'm deciding wheather blue or red...
It was a tough choice between red and blue for me too.. I even had some left over red from my last project...

I just got a can of high heat blue engine paint by duplicolor.. It was spray so i took the calipers off and sprayed away. I did my engine plastics too. The color is almost identical to my blue candy.

I found mine at my local advanced auto store... hope it helps!
__________________
2013 "Blue Candy" Focus Hatchback SE/DCT
AEM CAI | Steeda RMM | ST wing | TTR UMM
Fswerks Race Exhaust | 3SDM 0.05 18"x8.5J | KSport Kontrol Pro's
Instagram @miKeyGilmore #MK3SLöCUS
MG_MK3 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Bookmarks & Social Networks

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may 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 03:19 PM.


Copyright 2002-2014 FocusFanatics.com. All Rights Reserved : 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 Audi S3, Ford Fusion and Acura TLX. 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. Challenger Hellcat - Charger Hellcat