I though the "vis racing hood" was discontinued? - Page 2 - Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum
Ford Focus Forum
HomeContact UsAbout UsGalleryDiscussion ForumsMarketplace


Go Back   Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum > Ford Focus Second Generation > MK2 Focus

MK2 Focus The place to chat about general questions, window tinting, exterior body, interior and lighting upgrades for the second generation 2008-2011 Focus.

Search This Forum | Image Search | Advanced Search    
Ford Focus Tire & Wheels FocusFanatics Merchandise

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-11-2014, 12:12 PM   #11
popwarhomie
Focus Enthusiast
 
popwarhomie's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Fan#: 94974
Location: Jacksonville, FL
What I Drive: 10 Focus coupe / 94 Lightning

Posts: 450
Points 1,186, Level 18
Points: 1,186, Level: 18 Points: 1,186, Level: 18 Points: 1,186, Level: 18
Level Up 86% Completed
Level up: 86% Level up: 86% Level up: 86%
Forum Activity 4%
Activity: 4% Activity: 4% Activity: 4%
FF Reputation: 1 popwarhomie Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (1)
Focus….. Because race car..
__________________
2010 Focus SE coupe 5 speed
Pioneer 80prs/AQ2200D/BK800.4/6 SQ pro mids/4 SQ supertweets/AlphaDamp/Projector retrofit/LED tails/ Walled with 2 DC 18"s
94 Lightning
A lot of mods.
popwarhomie is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 05-21-2014, 06:18 PM   #12
badazz2010focus
Focus Fanatic
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Fan#: 78166
Location: jupiter, FL
What I Drive: 2010 ingot silver 2 dr 5 speed

Posts: 4,112
Points 17,975, Level 85
Points: 17,975, Level: 85 Points: 17,975, Level: 85 Points: 17,975, Level: 85
Level Up 25% Completed
Level up: 25% Level up: 25% Level up: 25%
Forum Activity 4%
Activity: 4% Activity: 4% Activity: 4%
FF Reputation: 7 badazz2010focus Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
LOL :o/
badazz2010focus is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 06-28-2014, 09:01 AM   #13
JLokiG
Focus Enthusiast
 
Join Date: Jun 2014
Fan#: 172937
Location: Cape Coral, FL
What I Drive: 2009 Silver Focus SE

Posts: 102
Points 319, Level 6
Points: 319, Level: 6 Points: 319, Level: 6 Points: 319, Level: 6
Level Up 38% Completed
Level up: 38% Level up: 38% Level up: 38%
Forum Activity 3%
Activity: 3% Activity: 3% Activity: 3%
FF Reputation: 1 JLokiG Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
CARID is a RIP OFF. I've been checking out AutoAnything.com, ILoveBodyKits, and AndysAutoSport lately and they seem reasonable.

http://www.ilovebodykits.com/advance...=09+ford+focus

Also the CHEAPEST place for that hood is AAS. It's $572.

http://www.andysautosport.com/ford/2...r01020651.html

If it was discontinued you may not find it cheaper.
JLokiG is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 06-28-2014, 05:22 PM   #14
felixthecat
w/ my magic bag
 
felixthecat's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Fan#: 80663
Location: Renton, WA
What I Drive: '05 Silver Sport Technologies

Posts: 9,469
Points 10,477, Level 68
Points: 10,477, Level: 68 Points: 10,477, Level: 68 Points: 10,477, Level: 68
Level Up 7% Completed
Level up: 7% Level up: 7% Level up: 7%
Forum Activity 99%
Activity: 99% Activity: 99% Activity: 99%
FF Reputation: 59 felixthecat Excellent Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Quote:
Originally Posted by JLokiG View Post
CARID is a RIP OFF. I've been checking out AutoAnything.com, ILoveBodyKits, and AndysAutoSport lately and they seem reasonable.

http://www.ilovebodykits.com/advance...=09+ford+focus

Also the CHEAPEST place for that hood is AAS. It's $572.

http://www.andysautosport.com/ford/2...r01020651.html

If it was discontinued you may not find it cheaper.
Don't forget to add shipping also. For some reason its more for shipping to your house then at work.
__________________
Introduce Mr. Torsen to the mixBigger brakes then you- D23 crew- D-Tech- Sedan Revolution= #131
felixthecat is online now  
    Reply With Quote
Old 06-28-2014, 05:50 PM   #15
JLokiG
Focus Enthusiast
 
Join Date: Jun 2014
Fan#: 172937
Location: Cape Coral, FL
What I Drive: 2009 Silver Focus SE

Posts: 102
Points 319, Level 6
Points: 319, Level: 6 Points: 319, Level: 6 Points: 319, Level: 6
Level Up 38% Completed
Level up: 38% Level up: 38% Level up: 38%
Forum Activity 3%
Activity: 3% Activity: 3% Activity: 3%
FF Reputation: 1 JLokiG Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Yes lol I did not add shipping since everyone's is difference. I would suggest, if possible, arrange something to ship to a parcel office and see if it is cheaper since it's on their normal route :) Like a pack and send place in your area.
JLokiG is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 06-28-2014, 05:59 PM   #16
felixthecat
w/ my magic bag
 
felixthecat's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Fan#: 80663
Location: Renton, WA
What I Drive: '05 Silver Sport Technologies

Posts: 9,469
Points 10,477, Level 68
Points: 10,477, Level: 68 Points: 10,477, Level: 68 Points: 10,477, Level: 68
Level Up 7% Completed
Level up: 7% Level up: 7% Level up: 7%
Forum Activity 99%
Activity: 99% Activity: 99% Activity: 99%
FF Reputation: 59 felixthecat Excellent Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Quote:
Originally Posted by JLokiG View Post
Yes lol I did not add shipping since everyone's is difference. I would suggest, if possible, arrange something to ship to a parcel office and see if it is cheaper since it's on their normal route :) Like a pack and send place in your area.
From southern California, to the Seattle area= $150. wow!!!
__________________
Introduce Mr. Torsen to the mixBigger brakes then you- D23 crew- D-Tech- Sedan Revolution= #131
felixthecat is online now  
    Reply With Quote
Old 06-29-2014, 12:21 PM   #17
JLokiG
Focus Enthusiast
 
Join Date: Jun 2014
Fan#: 172937
Location: Cape Coral, FL
What I Drive: 2009 Silver Focus SE

Posts: 102
Points 319, Level 6
Points: 319, Level: 6 Points: 319, Level: 6 Points: 319, Level: 6
Level Up 38% Completed
Level up: 38% Level up: 38% Level up: 38%
Forum Activity 3%
Activity: 3% Activity: 3% Activity: 3%
FF Reputation: 1 JLokiG Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Just so everyone knows you can use a coupon code just use like retailmenot or another site to find them. Or search google for VIS Racing Hood Deals
JLokiG is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 06-30-2014, 04:12 PM   #18
crice8
Focus Fanatic
 
crice8's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Fan#: 84830
Location: tyler, TX
What I Drive: 2010 Sterling Gray Focus SE Sedan

Posts: 3,391
Points 8,292, Level 61
Points: 8,292, Level: 61 Points: 8,292, Level: 61 Points: 8,292, Level: 61
Level Up 48% Completed
Level up: 48% Level up: 48% Level up: 48%
Forum Activity 4%
Activity: 4% Activity: 4% Activity: 4%
FF Reputation: 9 crice8 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (13)
From what I understand they no longer make them. The ones for sale on the sites like that are simply ones that never sold to being with because alot of people aren't willing to spend $600ish on them.

Then supply and demand kicks in as less and less are available new.. So the price goes up.
__________________
Galatians 6:14
crice8 is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 06-30-2014, 04:19 PM   #19
felixthecat
w/ my magic bag
 
felixthecat's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Fan#: 80663
Location: Renton, WA
What I Drive: '05 Silver Sport Technologies

Posts: 9,469
Points 10,477, Level 68
Points: 10,477, Level: 68 Points: 10,477, Level: 68 Points: 10,477, Level: 68
Level Up 7% Completed
Level up: 7% Level up: 7% Level up: 7%
Forum Activity 99%
Activity: 99% Activity: 99% Activity: 99%
FF Reputation: 59 felixthecat Excellent Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Quote:
Originally Posted by crice8 View Post
From what I understand they no longer make them. The ones for sale on the sites like that are simply ones that never sold to being with because alot of people aren't willing to spend $600ish on them.

Then supply and demand kicks in as less and less are available new.. So the price goes up.
Oh the old hang on & hold them up deal, huh??? I wasn't that way w/ all my frpp's exhaust systems. I even had a few of the svt center exit kits too, as long as I made a few bucks, I was good.
__________________
Introduce Mr. Torsen to the mixBigger brakes then you- D23 crew- D-Tech- Sedan Revolution= #131
felixthecat is online now  
    Reply With Quote
Old 07-01-2014, 08:24 AM   #20
crice8
Focus Fanatic
 
crice8's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Fan#: 84830
Location: tyler, TX
What I Drive: 2010 Sterling Gray Focus SE Sedan

Posts: 3,391
Points 8,292, Level 61
Points: 8,292, Level: 61 Points: 8,292, Level: 61 Points: 8,292, Level: 61
Level Up 48% Completed
Level up: 48% Level up: 48% Level up: 48%
Forum Activity 4%
Activity: 4% Activity: 4% Activity: 4%
FF Reputation: 9 crice8 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (13)
Quote:
Originally Posted by felixthecat View Post
Oh the old hang on & hold them up deal, huh??? I wasn't that way w/ all my frpp's exhaust systems. I even had a few of the svt center exit kits too, as long as I made a few bucks, I was good.
Yeah but to these bigger company these hoods are consuming warehouse space and they need to make up for the small number of units they will sell by increasing the price. When you think about shipping and such $500-600 before shipping for the hood is about the norm on these.

What I don't get is the people who think its overpriced.
Its a carbon fiber hood?? What do you expect lol.

I don't understand why people complain about the price of a product just because it is out of their reasonable price range of "spending money."

Same thing with the FSwerks exhaust. Compared to other full, nice-fitment exhaust on the market for a vehicle, $400ish is a great price for the product.
But because someone is broke and has $50 to spend on exhaust they complain that the FSwerks exhaust is overpriced and not worth the money lol.
__________________
Galatians 6:14
crice8 is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks & Social Networks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:59 AM.


Copyright 2002-2014 FocusFanatics.com. All Rights Reserved : Terms of Use : Privacy Policy : Advertise Information

Focus Fanatics Ford Focus Forum offers many fun ways for you to engage with other Ford Focus Owners from across the world. Whether it be about the aftermarket performance modifications, technical how-to's, European tuned suspension or awesome fuel economy similar to the Acura TLX or Fiesta ST. You can find all Ford Focus and Focus ST related information here. Join our Ford Focus discussion forums and chat with local Focus enthusiasts in your area.