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Old 10-07-2012, 05:59 PM   #17341
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Ooo...just got Magnaflow cat-back exhaust and K&N Typhoon CAI. They should be here on Wednesday. SQUEEEEE!!! And my EBC drilled and slotted rotors should be here Monday.

In a funny twist of fate, I was digging around in the garage and found a Nismo shift knob to replace my stock grungy one with all the paint missing at the top.

Only things left now are a short throw shifter (Do any of you have these? I am worried about it making it even more annoying to shift with that retarded armrest/center-console thingy.), side skirts, sway bars, and strut-tower bar.
Man! You don't waste any time, do you? LOL You can swap out the center console for the non-arm rest one for fairly cheap. I always hated that thing. If you get a STS, best to get a weighted shift knob too. That'll help with "notchy" shifting. If you need help with any of the installs, I'm in Mesquite and know my way around the Focus. I can also help with your dvd player install too. Just PM me
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Old 10-07-2012, 06:22 PM   #17342
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Man! You don't waste any time, do you? LOL You can swap out the center console for the non-arm rest one for fairly cheap. I always hated that thing. If you get a STS, best to get a weighted shift knob too. That'll help with "notchy" shifting. If you need help with any of the installs, I'm in Mesquite and know my way around the Focus. I can also help with your dvd player install too. Just PM me
This is true, I don't waste much time. :) I have the upgraded sound system with the sub in the back, will this change the install process much with the amp being involved?

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Old 10-07-2012, 07:49 PM   #17343
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This is true, I don't waste much time. :) I have the upgraded sound system with the sub in the back, will this change the install process much with the amp being involved?
I love that movie...lol

The sub and amp shouldn't be an issue. I would have to look at the wiring and whatnot but as long as you have the right wire harness, should be cake.
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Old 10-07-2012, 10:26 PM   #17344
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It's worse than I thought with Ole' Yeller'. I bent my exhaust and whacked the power steering rack something fierce.


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Old 10-07-2012, 10:27 PM   #17345
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Really sucks, sleepyboy. I guess you had to unhook the battery to get the starter to quit? Hoping all is well when you get everything right again.
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Old 10-07-2012, 10:28 PM   #17346
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Yeah that was the only way. I ordered one from Rockauto instead of getting another cheap piece of crap again. Figure I'll try a different piece of crap lol
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Old 10-07-2012, 10:30 PM   #17347
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Damn, how did all the damage manage to happen just from hard acceleration?
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Shift from first to second.
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Well there's your problem lol.
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Yup lol
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