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Old 05-24-2012, 12:50 AM   #21
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This is how our Australian Focus will look when it starts coming out of Thailand. The damn thing is different again. We get badges now too. Still prefer the Zetec S though.
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Old 05-24-2012, 12:54 AM   #22
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That looks GOOD.
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Old 05-24-2012, 12:58 AM   #23
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That looks GOOD.
I thought you would like that. It should be easier for me to get information on these parts when the cars start arriving here in Sept.

Link to more pics. http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fb...e=1&permPage=1
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Old 05-24-2012, 02:07 AM   #24
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Oh god thank you for this. I thought I was gonna have to replace the whole rear assembly when I first saw this rear. I am most definitely gonna save up for this part now!
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Old 05-24-2012, 06:36 AM   #25
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Until a simple, finished solution is available I'm sticking with my stealth Rustoleum High Heat Matte black painted exhaust.
Awesome, that is what I want to do.

Did you do any special prep? How many cans?
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Old 05-24-2012, 08:25 AM   #26
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Subscribed...hopefully we'll get some more options soon
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Old 05-24-2012, 09:30 AM   #27
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Awesome, that is what I want to do.

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Used about 1/5th of a can. Scuffed the areas to be painted with scotchbrite. I did do some simple masking of the rubber muffler hangers and areas behind the muffler.

5 minutes of scuffing, 10 minutes worth of masking and 2 minutes of painting. I didn't paint too far above the visible area.

You might consider a degreaser if yours is filthy. I forgot to degrease but it's holding strong after 10 months. Gave it a non-masked refresh coat a month ago.
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Old 05-25-2012, 06:40 AM   #28
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Used about 1/5th of a can. Scuffed the areas to be painted with scotchbrite. I did do some simple masking of the rubber muffler hangers and areas behind the muffler.

5 minutes of scuffing, 10 minutes worth of masking and 2 minutes of painting. I didn't paint too far above the visible area.

You might consider a degreaser if yours is filthy. I forgot to degrease but it's holding strong after 10 months. Gave it a non-masked refresh coat a month ago.
Awesome, thanks!!
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Old 05-26-2012, 07:49 PM   #29
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id love to have this on my car:

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