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ZetecSmitch
Hi all, been on other forums for a while, but thought id show myself on here and see what you guys have to say!

a few of you i recognise from other sites, others are new and have some decent cars!

anyway heres a quick timeline of my focus 1.8 petrol Zetec-s

When i bought it. second owner, 1 year old 7,000 miles
[img]http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab128/franno91/IMG_0253.jpg[/img]
[img]http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab128/franno91/IMG_0254.jpg[/img]

First mod - powerflow tailpipe £30ish off ebay not fitted very well though
[img]http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab128/franno91/IMG_0378.jpg[/img]

Then carbon wrapped the bonnet lip
[img]http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab128/franno91/IMG_0438.jpg[/img]

along with the centre console
[img]http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab128/franno91/carbonradio.jpg[/img]
[img]http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab128/franno91/carbon3.jpg[/img]
[img]http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab128/franno91/carbon1.jpg[/img]

with some Zetec-s Mudflaps off ebay not very visible..
[img]http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab128/franno91/photo-3.jpg[/img]

new LED's
[img]http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab128/franno91/led.jpg[/img]
[img]http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab128/franno91/pedals.jpg[/img]

then some DRL's
[img]http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab128/franno91/IMG_0607.jpg[/img]
[img]http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab128/franno91/IMG_0609.jpg[/img]

And colour coded the bezels
[img]http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab128/franno91/IMG_0804.jpg[/img]
[img]http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab128/franno91/IMG_0823.jpg[/img]

Next was a new air filter gives it a bit of grunt
[img]http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab128/franno91/IMG_1503.jpg[/img]

and added a sub to the factory head unit
[img]http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab128/franno91/IMG_1567.jpg[/img]
[img]http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab128/franno91/IMG_1569.jpg[/img]

the harness i made so its just plug and play with the RCA
[img]http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab128/franno91/IMG_1834.jpg[/img]

Car on the Dyno at AMD Essex for a event i set up with focusowners.com
[img]http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab128/franno91/421187_3431539266659_828112395_n.jpg[/img]

putting out 138.9bhp with just an airfilter! not bad from the 125 standard :)
[img]http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab128/franno91/IMG_1589.jpg[/img]
[img]http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab128/franno91/IMG_1590.jpg[/img]

i then done a bit of self hydro dipping to my centre console as i wasnt happy with the vinyl
[img]http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab128/franno91/IMG_1972.jpg[/img]
[img]http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab128/franno91/IMG_2063.jpg[/img]

At a free charity show this summer with the rear lights fly-eye's
[img]http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab128/franno91/IMG_2150.jpg[/img]
[img]http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab128/franno91/IMG_2154.jpg[/img]

I then painted my alloys after i saw an MS Design concept..
[img]http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab128/franno91/IMG_2540.jpg[/img]

More of the Fly-eye
[img]http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab128/franno91/IMG_2535.jpg[/img]

i then done a cheeky mod that i discovered.. a 1.8TDCI exhaust swap.. next to next ( mine has two silencers TDCI has 1!)

[img]http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab128/franno91/IMG_2583.jpg[/img]

video of result..

[media]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BSTFzqdeVmE&feature=plcp[/media]

after it settled in/cleared..
[media]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yJizsa1AbWQ&feature=plcp[/media]

(P.s passed MOT fine )

and then its latest mod is some plasti-dip

the bonnet lip as the carbon vinyl was weathered and peeling and also the bottom grille
[img]http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab128/franno91/IMG_2810.jpg[/img]
[img]http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab128/franno91/IMG_2809.jpg[/img]
[img]http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab128/franno91/IMG_2808.jpg[/img]

and the rear diffuser
[img]http://i856.photobucket.com/albums/ab128/franno91/IMG_2807.jpg[/img]

thats it for now.

next on the list (if i keep it) Cruise control, eibachs, front splitter (Tripple R) and some more plasti dip'ing....

hope you have enjoyed this erm long post haha

feel free to comment ! :D
Stoney871
A hearty welcome to you mate.
Nice job on the car, looking tidy.
Preee
Hi and welcome to FOC , geat looking car and nice mods , also sounds nice with that exhaust on it.


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