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Old 07-21-2014, 04:08 PM   #11
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Ok. I've looked into it further and it appears that the fog light bezels are the most expensive part of this assembly?!?!

I can get a pair of lamp housings for about $42. The bezels are $115!!! That's ridiculous. If I could modify the fog lamp caps in there now I would.

I also have to check to see if I even have the wiring harnesses for the fogs. When I get a chance to rip out a headlight housing I'll give it a check.
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Old 08-16-2014, 07:26 AM   #13
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Gudziel,
If your 07 Focus is like my 06 ZXW then the wiring for the fog lights may be there. When I first got my car back on July 2nd I went to check things out on it and when looking under the front end I noticed that there were 2 wiring connectors just hanging down and I realized they were for the fog lights. I went to the parts yard found a car with good fog lights and bezels for them and a headlight switch with the fog light control, hooked everything up, didn't even need to jack the car up. It was the first mod I did to the car, barely 24 hours after getting it, took another month before I got around upgrading the stereo :) .

The bezels themselves have 2 nuts that hold them on from behind the bumper and the fog lights are held in by three 7mm (or 8mm I forget) headed screws. To get to the headlight switch have to remove the lower dash panel via 4 screws and then 3 screws that hold the headlight switch in. Was a fairly quick install, however my car is missing the dust/splash shield piece so I didn't have to remove and replace that.
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Old 08-16-2014, 09:20 AM   #14
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Thanks for your reply. I plan on checking to see if the proper wiring is there. I'd love to go to a salvage yards but there are none around me. I'll go under the car and look. My luck, no wiring harness will be found. Lol
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I found these at CarID, and them claim to work for an 07 focus (with everything included). However, they don't look like they would fit in the old bezel housing. I'm looking at doing the same thing to my 07 focus as you are, but I may wire it to a stand-alone switch so I can use them when I want.

http://www.carid.com/2007-ford-focus...-15700978.html
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Old 09-09-2014, 12:57 PM   #16
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Ok. I just removed my drivers side headlamp housing and grill to see if I could find the cables for my fog lamps. I took a couple of pictures to help identify what I am seeing and what I'm not (which I believe I'm not seeing the wiring harness for the fogs). I hope that someone here can help point me in a more specific direction from what I've seen.

Below is a picture of the main harness. The only small harness that comes off of it first go down to the side marker.


Below is main harness with a yellow circle around it. This is where it splits and drops down into the front of the car. One part drops to a plug (I'm guessing to the air intake?) and the other I can't follow by hand really. I can only follow it to a general direction.


Here is a pic of the general direction on the passenger side that I've followed it to. I tried to get a better picture but can't. It provides power to the passenger side headlamp, side marker, etc. It drops down again but can't follow it with my hand. I'm unsure if there is anything that requires voltage below the passenger side headlamp. But if I wiggle it slightly (not to hard to damage it obviously) it appears to be going towards the front bumper, directly underneath the passenger headlamp.


This is all that I could do at work without removing the splash guard and jacking it up to get a better visual of it. Can anyone point me in a direction, based off of these pics, that I can go to look? I'd really appreciate it! Thank you
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Old 09-14-2014, 01:24 PM   #17
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OK trying to install the fog lights and have a question. The only way i can install these is by screwing in from the back. Otherwise, the surround won't go on. Is this correct?

If it then, then the surround does not butt up with the lense. I get this


What am i doing wrong? All help and suggestions is greatly appreciated.

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I found it easier to put the surround on first then to screw the fog light assemblies in place, as to get access to the bezel nuts it is easier without the fog light in place. I believe there should be a little bit of a gap between the fog light and the bezel, at least that is how it is on mine, perhaps to prevent melting of the bezel from direct contact with the lens?
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I found it easier to put the surround on first then to screw the fog light assemblies in place, as to get access to the bezel nuts it is easier without the fog light in place. I believe there should be a little bit of a gap between the fog light and the bezel, at least that is how it is on mine, perhaps to prevent melting of the bezel from direct contact with the lens?
Thanks for the reply pcordes. I was going nuts wondering what i could have been possibly doing wrong. Glad it wasn't me doing something stupid. It makes sense about the heat to.

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