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Old 07-14-2012, 10:33 AM   #1
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SVT Springs on a 2007 Focus

So, I used to have a 2005 Focus ZX3 on which I installed SVT struts, shocks and springs.

I'm considering purchasing a 2007 ZX3. I know the SVT front struts won't bolt on because, IIRC, the steering knuckle is different.

Can I still use the SVT springs with an updated strut that will work on the 06-07 cars? If yes, does Ford sell an updated strut that is similar to SVT spec that will work on these cars?

I did a search, but couldn't really find answers to these questions.


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Old 07-14-2012, 10:49 AM   #2
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If your wanting to add SVT struts on your '07 foci, you'll need M-18000zx3b & the springs are M-5560-zxm1 or M-5560-zx3b. Both those springs lower your car 1.5''. The spring for the '06+ foci's have a pigtail on the bottom & the strut has a perch that those springs fit into. You could can out the spindle to the '05 one so you can use the earlier '00-'05 struts. The springs & struts don't interchange. Hit up Steve @ Toulsey Ford for great deals
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Old 07-14-2012, 03:56 PM   #3
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or he can use an omni kit by massive and run anything from 00-04 suspension wise.
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Got my SVT suspension stuff for my '07 sedan from Toulsey. Very happy with the parts and service.
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