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Old 10-08-2013, 09:32 PM   #151
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As mentioned, it's the wheel arches that make it look that way.
A staggered set up would probably fix that, but it's the front that would have to have the bigger wheel.
Ew no just run like 8"wide all around and run a smaller tire up front :) win



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Old 10-23-2013, 03:07 AM   #152
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Old 10-25-2013, 06:54 PM   #153
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As you already know the kit we are currently selling was initially designed for the European MKII Focus, which even though it fits (with mods) the MKIII Focus, it doesn't fit correctly, namely the adjustment issues. We had components in the shop from both vehicles, along with our Sedan, to view the differences and to discuss a fix for their current kit and what to change for the upcoming kits for the Focus. We should have the fix for the rear adjustment issue very soon (within the first 2 weeks of Sept.). The update will be given to the current owners and applied to the remaining in stock kits.
I think we're just waiting for this time frame to occur ^^^...


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Old 10-25-2013, 06:59 PM   #154
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I have contacted a member on here that is a machinist to make these parts and providing costs are not astronomical, RDC will pay for these parts and get them to the members that want more adjustment. The initial quote from the local shop was too high and VMaxx said to try to source out a place with a better price. For any immediate issues please contact V-Maxx about them... contact info is listed in thos thread
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Old 10-26-2013, 05:36 AM   #155
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I have contacted a member on here that is a machinist to make these parts and providing costs are not astronomical, RDC will pay for these parts and get them to the members that want more adjustment. The initial quote from the local shop was too high and VMaxx said to try to source out a place with a better price. For any immediate issues please contact V-Maxx about them... contact info is listed in thos thread
How is these issues being sort? Machining longer threads? :), just curious.

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Old 10-26-2013, 03:14 PM   #156
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Old 10-26-2013, 03:52 PM   #157
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Thanks Duane, hey the vmax are essentially the lowest coilovers available right? Fitment issues in mind
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Currently, yes. Some have gotten lower using coils fitted from other cars, but these are the lowest Focus-specific coils.
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Hmmm I'll have to hold off till fitment is correct. I wanna be steadily scraping haha
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