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Old 09-23-2011, 02:03 AM   #1
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2012 Focus Sedan dual exhaust

Hello, I am new here and my wife picked up a new Focus about two weeks ago and although its her car I can't but mod it since I also drive it. I noticed all of the european ford focus's have a dual exhaust set up. After some research I found they are basically using a transverse muffler. I used a Borla muffler and some 3.5" stainless tips. A local muffler shop did the install. I removed the middle muffler and dropped in a K&N cone filter. Here are some pictures. The car sounds so sweet and there is no audio drone at any speed.

Parts List: Borla # 40477 2.5" 2.5" 19"X 5.5" X 10.25" Transverse Mount Split Exit $$ 265.00

Tips Ebay $$ 29.00 each
http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/_W0QQ...KQ3aMEWNXQ3aIT

Local Body Shop cut out rear bumper $44.00 labor. The rest is up to the welder to get all lined up. $65.00 Install Total price $432.00





Without 1st muffler:
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With 1st muffler:



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Old 09-23-2011, 02:15 AM   #2
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Very cool.

Post up part #'s for the exhaust and tips if purchased seperate for others here who may be interested in your setup.

And when you get the time post up a video of how it sounds. I'm curious, I liked dual exhaust over single sided with dual tips but depends on the sound I guess.

Good job!
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Old 09-23-2011, 02:16 AM   #3
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Old 09-23-2011, 02:17 AM   #4
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we definately need to hear it
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Ok, I will get the parts list together. It will be Monday on the sound clip. Sorry. I will try to do one this weekend while on a road trip to get it on the move and at idle. This is how it should have come stock. I really like how the european st and rs look so I did it my self. Ford racing sells a cat back for our cars but its $660.00 and is a dual tip single side exit and since theirs eliminated the resanator I also took it off.


Parts List: Borla # 40477 2.5" 2.5" 19"X 5.5" X 10.25" Transverse Mount Split Exit $$ 265.00

Tips Ebay $$ 29.00 each

Local Body Shop cut out rear bumper $44.00 labor. The rest is up to the welder to get all lined up. $65.00 Install Total price $432.00

On the muffler and pipes I roughed them up and painted them with flat black engine paint.

When the car is clean and it quits raining I will do a gallery spread.

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Old 09-23-2011, 02:20 AM   #6
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Ok, I will get the parts list together. It will be Monday on the sound clip. Sorry.
Cool, keep us posted. This is actually the coolest thing I've seen someone do to their new 2012 so far.
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Old 09-23-2011, 04:17 AM   #7
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Wow looks really nice!
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Wow! I think I found my next mod!!! Looks awesome!
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Thanks for the positive feed back. I knew you guys would like it. This car is so much nicer than any other before it. Unbelieveable.

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Very nice unique modification that, from what I can tell, looks very OE like. Nice job!
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