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Old 12-06-2012, 07:48 AM   #11
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That's Dyanbeam and Holfele money right there! I know different gen, but still, if I was going to spend a grand on parts, it would be for something that is worth it.
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Old 12-06-2012, 08:03 AM   #12
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At least you can sell your stock headlights and your grille. Maybe it will help to reduce the cost of your purchase.

Dealer prices are very high but when you pay much, you have quality ! But next time, go on ebay ;) I bougth my tails set for 150$ shipped.
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Old 12-06-2012, 09:59 AM   #13
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return em...asap....seriously
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Old 12-06-2012, 10:13 AM   #14
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You paid $700+ for headlights, and they're not even HIDs?

I'm not sure the blame is on Ford for this one...
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Old 12-06-2012, 11:20 AM   #15
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"but i wanted to get this stuff and finish my swap."
He got what he wanted, exactly, and now he rants. Patience sir, as the others have suggested. Others have posted related helpful suggestions. Hopefully this can be a lesson learned...
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Old 12-06-2012, 11:26 AM   #16
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Also, just because you "want" something doesn't exactly mean that someone is going to have what you need at the time. You just have to be patient and wait for the right person to come along. You could have also spent some time browsing around looking for what you needed. You could have checked local scrapyards for a totaled Focus and get exactly what you wanted. I understand you may have wanted this done sooner. It just goes to show you that being impatient is going to cost you more money.
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Old 12-06-2012, 12:28 PM   #17
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http://www.focusfanatics.com/forum/showthread.php?t=301988

headlights are the eagle eye projetors for the 08-11 focus. that hid kit is worth like 150 new. those are both headlights and stuff cheaper than you got your left one. and you get a n hid kit for your fogs too. send em back. go to the part outs or a junk lot. or better yet plasti dip the original grille black. 6 bucks lasts forever.
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Old 12-06-2012, 01:25 PM   #18
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shouldve gave Steve at Tousley ford a call
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Old 12-06-2012, 01:27 PM   #19
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Oh my god were you born yesterday?

I mean, I'm a mean SOB but damn... this is just obscenely stupid.
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Old 12-06-2012, 05:34 PM   #20
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Don't be so hard on the kid. He has been informed, now lay off him.

I am sure we have all been ripped off by someone at sometime.

Lets try and show a little empathy.
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