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Old 03-22-2011, 04:45 PM   #8051
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I was wondering if anyone could help me figure out what's wrong with my trunk. I've got an '06 Focus Sedan. When I use the clicker or the button inside to pop the trunk it makes an awful clicking noise when it latches open. Does anyone know what might be causing this?
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Old 03-22-2011, 04:53 PM   #8052
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Both my hatches make wierd noises too. "awful" noises are difficult to describe.
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Old 03-22-2011, 05:50 PM   #8053
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I was wondering if anyone could help me figure out what's wrong with my trunk. I've got an '06 Focus Sedan. When I use the clicker or the button inside to pop the trunk it makes an awful clicking noise when it latches open. Does anyone know what might be causing this?
is that you josh?

if so ive seen it...it sounds like the trunk is locking and unlocking a bunch of times really fast.
ive no idea wat it could be.
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Old 03-22-2011, 05:53 PM   #8054
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Hey guys, can you recommend a good shop in Salt Lake for taking my Focus? I needs some help on a few things that are outta my league. Or I'll buy pizza and beer for a tech day in someone's garage maybe LOL.
there is this master muffler on 5400 s and bangeter (not exactly bangeter but its real close behind a wallgreens)

the guy who owns the shop has a tricked out focus, very nice. So i take my car there when i want him to do something that i cant do. Since he has done it to his car i feel safe, plus he always gives me tips on new addons and stuff
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Old 03-22-2011, 08:08 PM   #8055
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good to have a good muffler shop lol. I think vince or jesse recommended that one too.

btw the noisy ass trunk latch is normal..... mines always done it too.
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Old 03-22-2011, 09:28 PM   #8056
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there is this master muffler on 5400 s and bangeter (not exactly bangeter but its real close behind a wallgreens)

the guy who owns the shop has a tricked out focus, very nice. So i take my car there when i want him to do something that i cant do. Since he has done it to his car i feel safe, plus he always gives me tips on new addons and stuff
Thanks, I think you mentioned that place before. It's worth a shot if I can't figure this crap out myself.

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sorry I won't recommend shops anymore lol. Being that I work at one when Im not in school and all I'm biased. what are you thinking of though?
I dunno exactly, but it's some sorta air/fuel problem. My TB was sticky and I cleaned it out, but it's boggy at WOT. I don't think it's the fuel filter, cuz I did that with the pump last year. I dunno if it's sparkplugs or o2 sensor, or just needs a tune.. I suck at this stuff. LOL.

But I also need to find a good alignment shop cuz my camber and toe are wearing thru tires 4x too fast. So, there's both I guess. I needs some help haha.
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Old 03-23-2011, 12:06 AM   #8057
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i suck at this kind of stuff too, best way to learn is just to jump in. i've learned a car will only work one way.... kinda lol!
try cleaning the MAF? i dunno.
i just went to firestone for my alignment. i've got the lifetime on both cars and it's amazing. the guy stayed until 930 doing mine on friday, the night before my race! cool guys for sure.
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Old 03-23-2011, 04:27 AM   #8058
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That is pretty good. Its nice to get people that know/care. If you closer Id have you bring it by and Id do it for/with you (pretty much everything) Im pro at alignments now lol oh and ac systems and trans and engines haha.
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Old 03-23-2011, 05:11 PM   #8059
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Did you guys see the yellow SVT Euro on KSL for sale?

It's not mine, I don't know the seller, just figured I'd point it out.
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Old 03-23-2011, 05:18 PM   #8060
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Oh, and... Spotted this last Friday in Layton on I-15:

2012 Titanium (base wheels though). Sorry for the crappy pics, I didn't have much time.


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