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Old 03-13-2013, 07:23 AM   #151
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I have had my cover on for 2 weeks now and the engine sounds the same. Still has the same growl I love!!
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Old 03-13-2013, 01:50 PM   #152
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I put 12" racing stripes on my '08 Coupe. It was fun but also a pain in the butt. I did the wet install which made it a lot easier.
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Old 03-13-2013, 02:05 PM   #153
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After our snowstorm we shot into the 60s real quick which made for some nice car washing weather.

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Old 03-13-2013, 03:02 PM   #154
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Old 03-13-2013, 03:05 PM   #155
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Got the oil changed (the 1st one at 9085 miles) and rotated the tires at the dealer.
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Old 03-14-2013, 09:51 AM   #156
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RonMaiden, you have a beautiful car!! That is absolutely the perfect wheels for your Focus!
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I have had my cover on for 2 weeks now and the engine sounds the same. Still has the same growl I love!!
Mine seems quieter at cruise, and importantly to me, at idle. Less mechanical sound. Doesn't change growl when getting on it. But it could, I admit, be placebo effect.

Here is a photo of my cover on the engine:



I would have loved to paint that cover like some on this board have done, but I don't do well with paint. Either I hate to paint because I am bad at it, or I am bad at it because I hate it, I'm not sure. Chicken/Egg thing.
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Old 03-14-2013, 06:40 PM   #158
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This happened today on my way out the door. I was like really?!



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