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Old 12-14-2013, 09:47 AM   #1
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Not a focus but I like a lot of people on this site so I'm sticking around.

2014 Mazda 3 in titanium flash mica that I bought on November 1. Dealer installed clear bra and other necisary protective goodies.









The plan was to have the sign shop do the roof wrap and 15% rear tint before pick up but the shop said it would be rushed. I had them do it a few weeks later.














I had this billit oil cap from the focus. Luckily it fit.









I then decided that the centre console needed to be a bit different.








I'll be retrofiting projectors into the fog lights and installing hids soon. Probably today.





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Old 12-14-2013, 10:41 AM   #2
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Nice! I really like what Mazda has been doing lately!
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Old 12-14-2013, 01:36 PM   #3
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I'm really happy with it so far.




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Old 12-14-2013, 01:42 PM   #4
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Old 12-14-2013, 02:28 PM   #5
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Wow gotta take the whole front end off to change the fog lights?
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Old 12-14-2013, 03:05 PM   #6
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Bumper has to come off to get enough room for wiring, and to take the headlights out to change bulbs easier. There is a fair amount of wiring for hid low beams and fogs.

I'm baking the foglight bezels now to dismantle them to install projectors. They are metal for some reason.
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Old 12-14-2013, 03:25 PM   #7
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i think the focus is better looking in and out, but if YOU'RE happy that's what's important, i thought canada would have more snow by now, lol
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i think the focus is better looking in and out, but if YOU'RE happy that's what's important, i thought canada would have more snow by now, lol
It's been a very not snowy year so far. The mk3 focus I had was nice. Except the 2 bad engines and the 5 months I couldn't drive it in the year I owned it.





Finished retrofit of the fog lights.





Just low beams. Might be to bright.

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