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Old 03-28-2014, 04:08 AM   #31
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The struts will bolt in; you will just need to use your '14 top hat
'14 top hat (bushing in the FordParts,com description) is the part the OP was told didn't fit. Spring kits fit on '12 & '13's.

Wouldn't normally advise lowering springs with stock struts, but many used them with good results on '12 & '13 models before any struts/shocks were available.

Won't get a final answer 'till someone does it, but that looks like the only problem from his information.
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Old 03-28-2014, 07:14 PM   #32
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would the pro kit work? this website shows it fits 2012-14.

http://www.partscheap.com/Ford-Focus.../35134.140.htm
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Old 03-28-2014, 07:18 PM   #33
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injected says they fit the 2014 too.

http://injectedstore.com/products/ei...4-focus-non-st
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Old 03-28-2014, 08:05 PM   #34
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I would email Eibach directly and not trust any vendor's word.

I really wanted the Steeda springs since they drop 1" front and .8" rear to even the gap
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Agree with goingtoscotland.

O.P. bought Sportlines based on Tire Rack & Amazon listings, when his installer told him there was a problem he contacted both Tire Rack & Eibach and was told the current offerings did NOT fit the '14's.
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Dang! I hope they come out with something for the 2014's soon!
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I would start by calling ford and lookup the part number of the front struts of a 2013 Focus vs a 2014 Focus. There's a chance maybe just the too strut mounts are different because there was a TSB for them in 2012/2013
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Nice i'll do that Monday, i'm at work now! hopefully that's it.
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'14 top hat (bushing in the FordParts,com description) is the part the OP was told didn't fit. Spring kits fit on '12 & '13's.

Wouldn't normally advise lowering springs with stock struts, but many used them with good results on '12 & '13 models before any struts/shocks were available.

Won't get a final answer 'till someone does it, but that looks like the only problem from his information.
I know someone with a ST that had this problem. They used 13 struts, 13 lowering springs (Pro Kit), and 14 strut bushing and 14 top hat to make it work. The part that made the 13 springs incompatible with the 14 strut was the spring perch. Yes, that's on a ST, but the non ST and the ST shared the same strut assembly for 2013; I assume the same for 2014. (Might not be the case though)

Steeda is already shipping lowering springs for the 14 ST; I assume the 14 non ST won't be far behind.
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Nice, good info!
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