Post For 2012 When You Get a Vin# - Page 361 - Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum
Ford Focus Forum
HomeContact UsAbout UsGalleryDiscussion ForumsMarketplace


Go Back   Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST 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 03-13-2012, 07:07 PM   #3601
frinesi2
Focus Enthusiast
 
frinesi2's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Fan#: 95914
Location: Catonsville, MD
What I Drive: 2012 Tuxedo Black SE Sport Hatch

Posts: 169
FF Reputation: 1 frinesi2 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
First post, ordered a Focus not too long ago, I figured I would just lurk until I got a VIN.



5spd Tuxedo Black SE with sport package and absolutely nothing else.

How are people finding build dates?

Last edited by frinesi2; 03-15-2012 at 12:12 PM.
frinesi2 is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 03-13-2012, 07:18 PM   #3602
kelscar
Focus Enthusiast
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Fan#: 88165
Location: Treasure State, MT
What I Drive: 2012 Yellow Blaze Ti Hatch

Posts: 289
FF Reputation: 1 kelscar Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Quote:
Originally Posted by frinesi2 View Post
First post, ordered a Focus not too long ago, I figured I would just lurk until I got a VIN.

1FAHP3K20CL378116

5spd Tuxedo Black SE with sport package and absolutely nothing else.

How are people finding build dates?
Your dealer, Ford Customer Service, or your window sticker:

http://services.forddirect.fordvehic...HP3K20CL378116

In your case it appears to be March 19. You will see the series of numbers at the top of the sticker, left of center: 120120319
__________________
2012 Yellow Blaze Ti Hatchback; 400A and Winter Package; M&P wheels.
kelscar is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 03-13-2012, 07:22 PM   #3603
frinesi2
Focus Enthusiast
 
frinesi2's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Fan#: 95914
Location: Catonsville, MD
What I Drive: 2012 Tuxedo Black SE Sport Hatch

Posts: 169
FF Reputation: 1 frinesi2 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Quote:
Originally Posted by kelscar View Post
Your dealer, Ford Customer Service, or your window sticker:

http://services.forddirect.fordvehic...HP3K20CL378116

In your case it appears to be March 19. You will see the series of numbers at the top of the sticker, left of center: 120120319
Wow that was quick. Thanks for the info!
frinesi2 is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 03-14-2012, 12:48 PM   #3604
FordService
Official Ford Rep
 
FordService's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Fan#: 79824
Location: Dearborn, MI
What I Drive: Ford Focus

Posts: 4,260
FF Reputation: 18 FordService Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Quote:
Originally Posted by frinesi2 View Post
First post, ordered a Focus not too long ago, I figured I would just lurk until I got a VIN....
Hey frinesi2,

No need to lurk; your fellow posters and I are here to help. Send me a PM with the VIN and I'll be more than happy to provide an ETA.

BTW - It's recommended not to post personal information publicly.

Quote:
Originally Posted by kelscar View Post
Your dealer, Ford Customer Service, or your window sticker...
Hello kelscar my friend,

I hope all fare's well with you. Thanks for helping our fellow poster. You rock!

Take care!

Noemi
__________________
FORD SERVICE

p: 800.392.FORD
t: @FordService @FordFocus @Ford
f: facebook.com/FordServiceUS facebook.com/FordFocus

M - F 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. ET | Send a PM? Pls allow 2 business days for reply
FordService is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 03-14-2012, 02:04 PM   #3605
kelscar
Focus Enthusiast
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Fan#: 88165
Location: Treasure State, MT
What I Drive: 2012 Yellow Blaze Ti Hatch

Posts: 289
FF Reputation: 1 kelscar Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Quote:
Originally Posted by FordCustomerService View Post
Hello kelscar my friend,

I hope all fare's well with you. Thanks for helping our fellow poster. You rock!

Take care!

Noemi
Thanks, all is well, loving the new ride, no problems to report!
__________________
2012 Yellow Blaze Ti Hatchback; 400A and Winter Package; M&P wheels.
kelscar is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 03-15-2012, 10:25 AM   #3606
FordService
Official Ford Rep
 
FordService's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Fan#: 79824
Location: Dearborn, MI
What I Drive: Ford Focus

Posts: 4,260
FF Reputation: 18 FordService Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Quote:
Originally Posted by kelscar View Post
Thanks, all is well, loving the new ride, no problems to report!
Hi kelscar,

Oh so good to know! Take care of yourself and thanks for your help!

Noemi
__________________
FORD SERVICE

p: 800.392.FORD
t: @FordService @FordFocus @Ford
f: facebook.com/FordServiceUS facebook.com/FordFocus

M - F 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. ET | Send a PM? Pls allow 2 business days for reply
FordService is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 03-16-2012, 11:49 AM   #3607
coaster zombie
Focus Jr. Enthusiast
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Fan#: 94183
Location: Somewhere..., MI
What I Drive: 2012 Ford Focus SEL

Posts: 44
FF Reputation: 1 coaster zombie Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Specs:
SEL RS300A Hatchback
Exterior: Sterling Gray Metallic
Interior: Medium Light Stone Cloth
Winter Package

Ordered: 2/29/12
VIN received: 3/15/12
Build Date: 3/19/12
Delivery to Dealer: 3/26/12

I'm looking forward to the upgrade! So much more tech than I have now. Looks about 100x better and feels like its worth more than my Taurus stickered for. I've managed to get 31.1 mpg vs. EPA estimated 27 mpg highway / revised 25 mpg highway. Can't wait to see what I can eek out of a 38 mpg Focus! :)
coaster zombie is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 03-16-2012, 04:02 PM   #3608
TitaniumGero
Focus Enthusiast
 
TitaniumGero's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Fan#: 88508
Location: Whitehorse, Canada
What I Drive: 2012 White Platinum Titanium Focus

Posts: 368
FF Reputation: 3 TitaniumGero Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Just got my VIN today! Pretty quick too I think. Anyone know how long till the build date?

Ordered: 03/06/12
VIN: 03/16/12
TitaniumGero is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 03-16-2012, 04:17 PM   #3609
coaster zombie
Focus Jr. Enthusiast
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Fan#: 94183
Location: Somewhere..., MI
What I Drive: 2012 Ford Focus SEL

Posts: 44
FF Reputation: 1 coaster zombie Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
^ If yours is anything like mine, your build date should be about 19 days after the order date, or around the week of 3/26. :)
coaster zombie is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 03-16-2012, 04:23 PM   #3610
TitaniumGero
Focus Enthusiast
 
TitaniumGero's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Fan#: 88508
Location: Whitehorse, Canada
What I Drive: 2012 White Platinum Titanium Focus

Posts: 368
FF Reputation: 3 TitaniumGero Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Quote:
Originally Posted by coaster zombie View Post
^ If yours is anything like mine, your build date should be about 19 days after the order date, or around the week of 3/26. :)
Cool! Probably take delivery in the middle of April. Right now Ford Etis doesn't have any info about my car. How many days till they update their info?
TitaniumGero is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks & Social Networks
-->
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not 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 04:13 PM.


Copyright 2002-2014 FocusFanatics.com. All Rights Reserved : Terms of Use : 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 Acura TLX or Fiesta ST. 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.