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dcorwin822 02-26-2013 11:53 AM

Subframe issues
Hey, I think i bent my subframe. Is it supposed to be bent upwards a bit near the front where the engine torque mount is? I think this may be causing my swaybar to walk. Will a older subframe work on my '08 focus?

I know the bolt that holds the torque mount in is different but that's one nut and bolt difference that I know of. I kinda need to know soon so I can get this taken care of asap.

dcorwin822 02-28-2013 07:51 AM

No one knows? bummer for me.

bringler26 02-28-2013 09:07 AM

add some pictures maybe that will help.

rambleon84 02-28-2013 10:11 AM

i know the rear subframes will work from older focus in your 08 but i havent heard if they are the same in the front. Post a picture of what you mean, im sure the 08+ guys will chime in.

dcorwin822 03-07-2013 12:35 AM

Shitty cellphone pic of the subframe. When I can get a chance i'll see if I can put the car on a lift at work to get better pics.

subframe front to back pic

bringler26 03-07-2013 09:58 AM

The subframes should be the same. the changes were made to the knuckles where the struts bolt in. otherwise there should be no difference.

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