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Old 07-18-2013, 07:52 AM   #1011
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Great to know, thanks Antonio!
Not a problem! Always happy to help.

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Old 07-18-2013, 08:34 AM   #1012
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Like that when you use the NAV when equiped that it shows you an "as your driving" guide to which exit ramp to take since its not always clear with poorly placed signs.

Also if you hit the zoom buttons it gives you quick choices to select instead of having to hit the buttons 80 times to zoom in or out.
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Old 07-18-2013, 10:38 AM   #1013
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i'm so glad i found this thread! i always loved the 1hr radio playing in my MK1. since reading this, i tried and it worked - '13 Ti with Sony, power button turns radio on when the car is off.

i haven't tested to see if the key fob has to be _inside_ the car or whatever, but still very excited :)
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Old 07-18-2013, 12:16 PM   #1014
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i haven't tested to see if the key fob has to be _inside_ the car or whatever, but still very excited :)
Nope- I leave my key inside my apartment all the time while I'm detailing the car and it works fine.
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Old 07-18-2013, 02:31 PM   #1015
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FWIW, mine never hold it in place very long - it's like they're 1/4" to 1/2" too far apart.

It'll sit in place when I slide it in, but next time I open the glove box it's always tossed around inside.
Could that little holder not be for the owners manual, but for a box of Kleenex tissues? I had a ford explorer that had a tissue holder in the center console. The box slid down into it and the tissues pulled through the front.
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Could that little holder not be for the owners manual, but for a box of Kleenex tissues? I had a ford explorer that had a tissue holder in the center console. The box slid down into it and the tissues pulled through the front.
Same with my 2002 Escape. I never thought of the same use in the Focus, though. I guess you can try!?
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Old 07-18-2013, 10:10 PM   #1017
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Could that little holder not be for the owners manual, but for a box of Kleenex tissues? I had a ford explorer that had a tissue holder in the center console. The box slid down into it and the tissues pulled through the front.
This is in the glove compartment on the passenger side, so I seriously doubt it's for tissues. Would be way too far out of the way and the driver would have to lean over.

My Explorer Limited had that tissue dispenser in the center console, too. Loved it.
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For cars equipped with rain sensing wipers, I wish the windows would go up and the sunroof would closed automatically when rain is sensed while the car is parked and unattended. The European version of my BMW would do this. They wouldn't add this to US cars because of safety concerns.

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Old 07-19-2013, 12:11 PM   #1019
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I like that the fuse compartment cover has a small red tool attached to it - it is used for removing those tiny fuses. The cover also has a set of sockets to hold spare fuses. Those 2 features are very convenient for those who maintain their cars themselves.
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For cars equipped with rain sensing wipers, I wish the windows would go up and the sunroof would closed automatically when rain is sensed while the car is parked and unattended. The European version of my BMW would do this. They wouldn't add this to US cars because of safety concerns.
My 4Runner's sunroof's button has to be held to close and then it stop halfway and you need to repush to finish closing;at least the Focus is one touch. Yes,it's all about the lawyers and small percentage of people/children that got pinched.
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