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Old 05-13-2013, 10:31 AM   #1
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Moonroof Wind Deflector

Hi New Focus Owner. i should be picking up my Focus today. Any suggestions on a power moonroof wind deflector? Pics would be great too


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Old 05-13-2013, 11:07 AM   #2
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They are all about the same. I have purchased several in the past from Weather Tech and been happy.
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Old 05-13-2013, 11:16 AM   #3
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You shouldn't need one. The moonroof has a small plastic fin that deploys when you open it that acts as a deflector.
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Old 05-13-2013, 11:21 AM   #4
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I had my sunroof open during my trip across Nebraska at speeds over 80 and it really wasn't that noisey as I thought it would be;my 4Runner was much noisier even with a deflector in place. I think a wind deflector looks out of place on a car like a Focus.
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I've had no buffeting issues with my moonroof. I wish I could say the same thing about the front windows.
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Yeah,the front windows are bad.
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Hi New Focus Owner. i should be picking up my Focus today. Any suggestions on a power moonroof wind deflector? Pics would be great too
You won't need one.
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Agree that you won't need one..but I kinda like the way they look. The front windows give the buffeting noises others have mentioned.
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Yeah,the front windows are bad.
If you open the rear window a crack when the fronts are open it relieves the buffeting. Also if the rear windows are opened with the front closed buffeting will create a drone inside the cabin unless a front glass or moonroof is cracked open. I've found rolling all windows down an inch and the moonroof open is great to speeds under 80....
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I never understood why people get deflectors for the moonroof. The only thing I can ever think about them is the damage being caused to the paint on the roof.
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