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Old 07-19-2012, 06:08 PM   #791
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Haha, me too. I'm thinking about trying to shave my antenna, but I am thinking that wouldn't end well.
that would be pretty sweet. i want to shave my whole hatch but i don't have the tools/money/patience for it atm.
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Old 07-19-2012, 06:12 PM   #792
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I love sonic blue. I sure wish I could find an SVT that color that's not thrashed! Nice looking car bro!
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Old 07-19-2012, 06:17 PM   #793
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I love sonic blue. I sure wish I could find an SVT that color that's not thrashed! Nice looking car bro!
Sonic blue is the best color the focus came in in my opinion, but I might be just a little biased
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Old 07-19-2012, 06:47 PM   #794
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Thanks a lot everyone.

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I don't remember. Did you remove the lock? If so, how much space was there once it was gone inside the hatch panel.

I still need to go back and plan out my rear view camera idea
No, the lock is still behind the body filler which is somewhat a problem because the filler is so thin in some places. That's why my first attempt cracked and broke out.

It would have been much better if the lock could have been taken out, but it looks like it is a permanent part of the latch. If you find a way to get it unhooked, let me know.

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how the heck did you shave the rear emblem so perfectly..
I'm still trying to figure that out. The shaved side indicators look like crap and I didn't do anything differently. Maybe it was just the smaller surface area for the badge.

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Sonic blue is the best color the focus came in in my opinion, but I might be just a little biased
This and that. lol

I do have to admit I like the orange and yellows too.
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Old 07-19-2012, 07:48 PM   #795
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I do have to admit I like the orange and yellows too.
i agree, they are very unique. i would definitely drive either.
here's a thought, why isn't there a white SVT? it has to be done..
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Old 07-19-2012, 08:20 PM   #796
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i agree, they are very unique. i would definitely drive either.
here's a thought, why isn't there a white SVT? it has to be done..
FocusSport13 is as close as I've seen to a white Svt (even though it not an Svt) and it looks great. I don't know why they didn't make it. The new ST is coming in white.
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At least they are not making the same mistake twice by offering the ST in white. But hey I'm biased with white lol.
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Old 07-19-2012, 08:33 PM   #798
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very nice white hatch though. all you need is a white SVT rear.
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At least they are not making the same mistake twice by offering the ST in white. But hey I'm biased with white lol.
Haha. You heard your name didn't you.

I don't know why, but I always hated the color white until I saw hot hatches in that color. I still don't like any other white cars but hatches are the exception. It's weird.
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where did you learn to shave those pieces? self taught? also, is it bondo?
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