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Old 08-04-2013, 10:17 AM   #21
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leave it the way it is.. unless you wanna trade me your wheels
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Old 08-04-2013, 07:20 PM   #22
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Haha I got most of the plastidip removed from the wheels yesterday and today. I will prep them to be re painted next weekend(=
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Old 08-26-2013, 07:45 PM   #23
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Why not keep the header and just run a quieter exhuast. Resonators do not hurt performance in any way and greatly reduce sound... Either way you still have a modded focus, married or not it shouldn't change. If shes marrying you she obviously loves you for more then a "nice" car.

BTW, come on look at this wedding could do something like this: (minus the extremely fast car)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U7vLiAcwra4
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Old 08-26-2013, 09:26 PM   #24
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Why not keep the header and just run a quieter exhuast. Resonators do not hurt performance in any way and greatly reduce sound... Either way you still have a modded focus, married or not it shouldn't change. If shes marrying you she obviously loves you for more then a "nice" car.

BTW, come on look at this wedding could do something like this: (minus the extremely fast car)
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I have 4 mufflers and resonators as is lol
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Old 08-26-2013, 10:30 PM   #25
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And that pic of the engine bay was actually when I simply cleaned it but didn't do anything else. This is what is looks like with the correct cleaning process with the engine bay sealant after I clean it:

Looking good. Need to wire tuck that bad boy.
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Which wires? These are old pictures and I have since made it better, but all in all the wires under the hood are actually quite clean and well placed from the start.
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This is how mine is done.

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Also tucked away the one on the intake manifold. When it starts to cool down around here I'm gonna tuck away all the other wires underhood. My main goal is to get rid of the huge bundle of wires that goes to the headlights and other things
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Also tucked away the one on the intake manifold. When it starts to cool down around here I'm gonna tuck away all the other wires underhood. My main goal is to get rid of the huge bundle of wires that goes to the headlights and other things
I just don't see what your objective is there? When you look at your under hood shot and mine, although my wires are in the standard locations the layout looks much cleaner and well organized... I think I will leave them where they are.
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Its not for everyone. But I like it and its not done often. I know of one other wire tucked focus. Gonna have it all tucked and shaved one of these days. I like it because on mine you can actually see the header and the valve cover isnt covered by a mess of wires. I guess I just dont like visible wiring lol.
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