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My Focus Mk2 First Edition

26 April 2013 - 06:42 PM

In this topic I would like to show some pictures of my Ford Focus MK2. It started its life on the 28th of Januari 2005. I own it since August 2008 and have made a lot of modifications and am planning to do even more.


My car is a Ford Focus MK2 First Edition. After the introduction of the focus MK2 Ford (Holland) offered this special (limited) edition for a few months. It contained the following specifications:


* Available engine types: 1.6 Duratec (100 HP) or 1.6 TDCI (109 HP).

* Available Colors:  Aquarius, Jeans, Machine Silver or Panther Black.

* Body type:  3-door Hatchback, 5-door Hatchback or Wagon. 



* Power Front Windows One Touch Down

* Manual Rear Windows

* Tinted Glass All Round

* Heated Windscreen

* Front Center Console With armrest

* Front and rear Floor Carpet Mats

* Electrochromic R/View Mirror

* Driver side Power Heated Convex Mirror

* Passenger side Convex Elec/Heated Mirror

Rear Center Head Restraint

* Driver 4-Way Manual Seat Adjuster

* Passenger 2-Way Manual Seat Adjuster

* Ignition Key With Remote Unit

* Moulded Gearshift Knob

* Central Locking System

* Automatic Windscreen Wiper

* Air Curtain Restrnt LH

* Air Curtain Restrnt RH

* Driver Air Bag

* Passenger Air Bag

* Side Air Bag - Drivers Side

* Side Air Bag - Passenger Side

* Mini Steel Spare Wheel

* 6.5 X 16" Trend Alloy Wheel

* 205/55VR-16 BSW Tyre

*  Handling Suspension

* Mechanical Parking Brake

* Sports Front Seat

* 4-Spoke Leather Steering Wheel

* With Cruise Control

* Conventional Instruments - Level 2

* Instrument Cluster - Rheostat

* With KMH Speedometer

* ICE-Low Level CD + AM/FM Radio (6000 CD)

* With 6 Speakers

* With Column Stalk Radio Controls

* Smokers Pack

* Auto Headlamps

* Halogen Headlamp

* Front Fog Lamps

* Automatic Headlamp Control




When I bought the car it was almost 3 Years old and complety standard.










Modifications Until September 2013:




* FK angeleyes projector headlamps with HID lamps.




* Focus MK2.5 rear lamps.




* New (oval) 6000cd Premium MP3 radio from Ford S-max 2011. This radio is now superseded by a 2009 Sony 6-CD DAB radio.



* Focus MK2 instrument cluster modified to red/white illumination.




* Custom climate control knobs.




* Red illuminated ignition barrel.



* Original 45 mm throttle body enlarged to 50 mm using a new weber throttle plate.




* Focus MK2.5 instrument cluster




* ECO-mode activated.


* Focus MK2.5 GEM module/fuse box.




* Focus MK2.5 IVD system (ABS, ESP, TCS) retrofitted.




* Rear drum brake to disc brake conversion.




* Focus MK2.5 upper dashboard storage compartment retrofitted.



* Park distance control system (aftermarket) retrofitted (looks like OEM).
* Towing hook including original wiring retrofitted
* Volvo engine cover to prevent water leaking into the spark plug holes through the windshield washer jets.
* Original radio antenna shortened.
* Focus MK2.5 leather/Aluminium gearknob.
* Mondeo MK4 leather/aluminium parking brake lever.
* Extra interior light above rear seats
* Focus MK2.5 Submarine interior light at the front.
* Focus MK2.5 Submarine interior light at the back.
* Focus MK2.5 make-up lights behind the sunvisors
* Black mesh lower front grill
* ST/Ghia/Titanium side mirrors with indicators and carbon look covers.* 12 Volt plug in the trunk.
* Third brake light converted to LED with an Volvo XC70 LED brake light.
* Hoodlift installed using VW and Seat parts.
* Footwell lights
* Original Scandinavian Daytime running Lamps.
* Mondeo MK3 scuff plates
* 2x Isofix for child seats.
* Focus MK2.5 closed rear wiper.
* K&N air filter.
* New original Focus MK2.5 17 inch 8 spoke Y design wheels (summer) with continental sportcontact 2 205-50-17.
* New 15 inch steel wheels (winter) with Goodyear Ultragrip 8 wintertyres 195-65-15.

* fc_focus2.gif badge removed.
* Privacy Shades.* Original tweeters in the rear doors.
* Ford Bluetooth/voicecontrol system from Focus MK2.5 retrofitted. Later converted to the Ford Sound & Connect system with USB and A2DP.
* All interior switches with green illumination changed to switches with red illumination.

* 2x original (sun)glasses holder.
* Changed the rear fog lamp for a U.K. reverse lamp to make the rear symmetrical.

* Focus MK3 heated washer jets (mist).

* Optimized air intake and air filter housing.

* Focus MK2.5 light and rain sensor (more sensitive compared to the sensor from the MK2).

* DDS (tyre pressure monitoring) activated.
* Emergency Brake Lights activated.





This is How the car looks like at the moment:



















There are also a few modifications i want to do right now:


* Remove the Manual Airconditioning and retrofit the original dual zone Climate Control system.

* Retrofit the cooled glove box.

* Retrofit the original rear power windows and convert the front power windows to the 4-window system.