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Old 08-24-2012, 08:07 AM   #1
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mazda 3 rear bumper?

knowing that the focus and three are built off the same paltform there bumper with should be very close. i was driving behind a 3 the other day and say hay i like that difusser and wanted to see about putting one on my car. i know that i will have to chop up two bumpers and mold them together. i was just wondering others opinion on it i did a photochop for reference


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Old 08-24-2012, 08:25 AM   #2
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I will say its different. I like the svt one myself. The bottom part looks ok, I'd do something w/ the top where the grooves are. Its hard to keep filler in there, no matter how much prep work you do.
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Old 08-24-2012, 02:33 PM   #3
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I have a focus, had stock bumper, then svt and an RS now.
I also have a mazda 3. In your photo, I think that kinda diffuser looks way out of place. Just what I think. Perhaps a good quality render of the two molded together will make it seem better?
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Old 08-24-2012, 02:38 PM   #4
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That difuser is of the sedan I like the look of the speed three hatch difuser but noone takes a good pivture of it ill c what I can do to find one but I apreciate the oppions.
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Old 08-24-2012, 02:39 PM   #5
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That diffuser is way too high, good idea but no.

Just get either an SVT with SAP diffuser or a Euro
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Old 08-24-2012, 03:06 PM   #6
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If it looked more like this, then it would be cool

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Im not feelin it. Save yourself the time and effort and pick up a SVT/SAP/Euro bumper. They match the lines of the focus better.. because they were built for it.
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Old 08-24-2012, 06:44 PM   #8
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jjust trying to figure out something to break the mold you know? everyone has svt sap fewer have the euro but... just trying to be different ill try and figure something out and if its cool ill post it up
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Forgive the naivety... what does the SAP rear bumper look like for a mkI?!
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The SAP is this:



For the SAP hatches Ford used the SVT rear with that sexy SAP diffuser
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