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alexp999 last won the day on June 18

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About alexp999

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  1. Only red/black editions get the stitching.
  2. I think only the facelift got cup holder ambient lights. You should have submarine lighting too, so two little LEDs either side of the courtesy lights, or it might be just the pocket in front of the gear stick instead.
  3. It's only the black headlining which has changed, everything else was on the Zetec S editions before.
  4. The biggest advantage to the 125PS version in the Focus is that it nets you the 6 speed box. Much better than the old IB5 imo. I've driven my mum's estate with 5 people in it and it didn't feel sluggish.
  5. Has the wheel moved? Looks a lot closer to the rear bumper than the rear door.
  6. Focus ST-Line?
  7. Usually that's only cars they have already ordered themselves for stock. If you then make a big change to the spec, it sends it to the back of the queue like a new order anyway.
  8. Wow, bad advice. Could also just not bother getting any insurance. If you can't afford to insure the mods, even after shopping around then don't do them. It's usually cheaper to buy a faster car than modify your car when you are under 25.
  9. Lights left on?
  10. I'm not 100%, but iirc the Zetec S is already lowered 10mm, so the eibachs will probably only drop it by 20mm. If you go too low it looks daft anyway imo.
  11. ST intercooler won't work, the 1.0 ecoboost uses a vertical one next to a smaller radiator. The ST uses a full width radiator with horizontal intercooler in front of it. ST springs won't work either, designed for the weight of a 1.6 ecoboost and 6 speed box, which will be heavier, so it will probably ride higher rather than lower. Why not just grab some eibachs?
  12. One touch is working on the rear window? Very strange it doesn't work with global opening. One touch must be working or it won't open/close with the lock/unlock buttons on the fob, which is why I suggested it. You'll have to take it back then.
  13. PCP is not leasing then. It's more comparable to a mortgage so you should be fine doing some mods. But you should undo them if you ever just hand the car back.
  14. Not normal, but it's probably just lost it's position. You just need to re-program the window, so it know the top and bottom position. Follow this guide (2nd post) on the window in question: