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Trailer Hitch Installation - 2010 Ford Focus - Draw-Tite

Today on our 2010 Ford Focus we're going to be installing the Draw-Tite Trailer Hitch Receiver, part number 24805. Here's what our hitch looks like installed on our vehicle. Now we'll go ahead and give you a couple measurements in helping you choose some accessories for your hitch, such as a bicycle rack or a cargo carrier. From the top of the opening in the receiver to the ground we have twelve inches. From the center of the hitch pinhole to the outermost edge of the bumper we have five inches. Now let's go ahead and install our hitch. We're going to begin here underneath the vehicle over on the driver's side.



Trailer Hitch Installation - 2014 Ford Focus - Hidden Hitch

Today on our 2014 Ford Focus 5-door we're going to be installing the Hidden Hitch trailer hitch receiver, part number 60290. Now here's what our hitch looks like installed on our vehicle. Now we'll go ahead and give you a couple measurements in helping you choose some accessories for your hitch, such as a cargo carrier or a bicycle rack. From the center of the hitch pinhole to the outermost edge of the bumper is approximately 2". From the top of the opening in the receiver to the ground is approximately 10-3/4". Now let's go ahead and install our hitch. Let's go ahead and begin by pointing out the mounting locations.



Trailer Hitch Installation - 2014 Ford Focus - Draw-Tite

Today on our 2014 Ford Focus 5-Door, were going to be installing the Draw-Tite Trailer Hitch Receiver, part number 24872. Now here is what our hitch looks like installed on our vehicle. Now well go ahead and give you a couple of measurements in helping you choose some accessories for your hitch, such as a cargo carrier or a bicycle rack. From the center of the hitch pin hole to the outermost edge of the bumper is approximately 2 inches. From the top of the opening in the receiver to the ground is approximately 10-3/4 inches. Now lets go ahead and install our hitch. Lets go ahead and begin by pointing out the mounting locations.



Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2014 Ford Focus

Today on our 2014 Ford Focus Five Door we're going to be installing the Tow Ready T1 Vehicle Wiring Harness, part number 118549. We're going to begin by raising the rear hatch of the vehicle. Now that we have our rear hatch open go ahead and set this trunk cover aside for now. Go ahead and set the spare tire out as well. The reason why I took all that out is to gain access to this grommet that we'll be using in a little bit. Now that we have the trunk area cleared out next we're going to need to remove this panel right here to gain access to the nuts that are behind the taillight assembly. Simply push in and pull outward and set it aside. Now with our panel removed let's go ahead and point out the two plastic nuts that we'll need to remove.



Rain-X Latitude Wiper Blades Installation - 2012 Ford Focus

All right. Today on this 2012 Ford Focus, we're going to do a test fit of part number RX5079282 from Rain-X. This is their Latitude windshield wiper blade. A few other things to know about these windshield wiper blades that they are a beam style construction, that ensures contact all the way across the blade. The blade itself has UV inhibitors to help protect it from the sunlight, and the shape of the blades help keep it on the windshield during high speeds. To start off our test fit I'm going to go ahead and remove the original wiper blade.



Thule Roof Rack Review - 2014 Ford Focus

Today on our 2014 Ford Focus, we're doing a test fit on the Thule Rapid Traverse Roof Rack System. We're using the 53 inch Aero-blades, that's part number THARB53. The four ADR foot packs, which are the Rapid Traverse, the part number is TH480R and we've got the Thule Fit Kit, which is part number THKIT1627. We've already installed our front bar, per the manufacturer's instructions. To begin our installation on the rear bar, we're first going to open up our doors, then place the rack up onto our roof line. Now we're going to take a measurement. It's going to be per Thule's fit guide, it lists two measurements in there.



Rampage TrailBlade Off-Road Wiper Blades Installation - 2002 Ford Focus

Today on our 2002 Ford Focus ZX5, we'll be doing a test fit of the Rampage Windshield Wiper Blade, part number RA15000. We'll be replacing the worn out wiper blade. As you can see, it leaves multiple streaks behind when you use your washer fluid. Now let's go ahead and change it our and put our new Rampage wiper blade on. To change it, we'll go ahead and remove the old wiper blade by squeezing the tab and gently sliding the old wiper blade off the J-hook style arm. Now the new Rampage wiper blade already comes set up for the J-hook style arm. We'll just slide it over the hook, locking it into place. Now with our new Rampage wiper blade in place, we'll go ahead and do a test again, using the wiper fluid. As you can see here, the streaks are gone and we have a clean wipe. The dual blade design has raised scrubbers on both of the outside of the blades, followed by the smooth edge, giving a squeegee action in both directions.



Trailer Hitch Installation - 2005 Ford Focus - Hidden Hitch

Today on our 2005 Ford Focus, we'll install Hidden Hitch Part Number 60870. This is what our hitch will look like, once installed. Next, we'll go ahead and give you a couple measurements to assist you selecting accessories for your new hitch. From the center of the hitch pin hole to the outermost edge of the bumper is five inches. From the top of the receiver tube opening to the ground is twelve and a half inches. This will assist your selecting accessories such as a bike rack or cargo carrier. Now, let's go ahead with installation. To begin our install, we'll first point out the attachment points.



Trailer Hitch Installation - 2005 Ford Focus - Draw-Tite

Today on our 2005 Ford Focus we'll be installing the Draw-Tite Hitch, part number 24692. This is what our hitch will look like once installed. Next we'll go ahead and give you a couple measurements to assist you in selecting accessories for your new hitch. From the center of the hitch pinhole to the outer most edge of the bumper is five inches. From the top of the receiver tube opening to the ground is twelve and a half inches. This will assist you in selecting accessories such as a bike rack or cargo carrier.



Thule Sprint Roof Bike Racks Review - 2014 Ford Focus

Today on our 2014 Ford Focus we're going to be test fitting the Thule Sprint. This is a roof-mounted fork-clamp-style bike rack. Its part number is TH528. Now we've already got our Thule Rapid Traverse roof rack system installed on the Focus so we're going to begin our test fit by placing our front clamp directly on top of our front bar. We'll make sure that that black rubber-coated strap comes around the underside. We're then going to slide rearward on our rear clamp, get that positioned over top of our load bar here, and with that in the correct spot and with the strap going underneath we can go back up to the front. Here we're going to place the strap into the two indentations that are located here.



Kuat TRIO Roof Bike Racks Review - 2014 Ford Focus

Today on our 2014 Ford Focus we're going to be test fitting the Kuat Trio. This is a roof-mounted bike rack. It's designed to hold your bike through using the fork clamp. This in the black and chrome is part number TR02. We also have this available in a gray and orange. Its part number is RU01. We've got the Thule Rapid Traverse roof rack system that we've already installed on the Focus so we'll begin our test fit by placing the rack right up onto the crossbars.



U-Ace 3D Kagu Custom Front Floor Liners Review - 2012 Ford Focus

Today on this 2012 Ford Focus, we're going to install Part Number L1FR02911501, the 3D Kagu Custom Auto Floor Liners with Max Biter Grip. To start off, we need to remove the original floor mats that are in place. We'll go ahead and put our driver's side liner in next. We just lay it into place. You can see that it has recesses built into to accommodate the factory attachment points. As we put it into place we can see it has a raised edge that goes all the way round and matches the contour of the floor.



Trailer Hitch Installation - 2012 Ford Focus - Curt

All right, today on our 2012 Ford Focus, we're going to install part number C11158 from Curt. All right, this is what the hitch looks like when it's installed on the car. Next, we'll give you some measurements that'll help you out in selecting some accessories, such as a bicycle rack or a cargo carrier. From the top of the receiver opening down to the ground will be about 10-3/4", and from the center of the hitch pin hole to the edge of the bumper will be about 4-3/4". Now we'll go ahead and show you how the hitch is installed. First thing we're going to do is go ahead and lower the exhaust. There'll be four bolts that we have to remove.



Saris Axis Tilting 2 Bike Rack Review - 2012 Ford Focus

Today on our 2012 Ford Focus, we'll be test fitting the Saris Axis 2 Rack for 1-1/4" and 2" Hitches, part number SA832B. Let's get started by sliding the shank of the bike rack over the receiver. We'll line up the pin holes, thread in the anti-rattle bolt, and tighten it up with a quick turn of the wrench. You'll see, once installed, we have a ground clearance of about 9". The closest point from the back of the car to the rack is about 6-1/2", and the overall dimensions added to the back of our Focus is about 17". One of the great features of the Saris Axis is that by pulling the yellow T handle at the bottom of the mast, the rack tilts back, giving you full access to your hatch. Now with the mast back in position, we will extend our cradle arms. We will do this by loosening the thumb screw. Once loose, push the cradle in towards the mast.



Saris Axis 3 Bike Rack Review - 2012 Ford Focus

Today on our 2012 Ford Focus we will be test fitting the Saris Axis 3-bike rack for 1 1/4 and 2-inch hitches, part #SA843B. Let's get started by sliding the shank of the bike rack onto the receiver. Next we'll line up our pin holes and thread in the anti-rattle bolt, tighten it with a quick turn of the wrench. Be sure to add your lock to the other side of your bolt. With the bike rack now in place you'll see you have a ground clearance of about 9 inches, the closest point from the back of the Focus to the rack is about 6 inches and the overall length added to the back of our car is about 16 inches. As you can see here, by pulling the yellow T handle at the bottom of the mast, the rack tilts back. You can see here there's plenty of room to access your hatch.



Thule AeroBlade Traverse Roof Rack Installation - 2010 Ford Focus

Today on our 2010 Ford Focus, we'll be test fitting the Thule Rapid Traverse roof rack system, part numbers THARB47, TH480R, and THKIT1620. We'll begin our test fit by placing the front load bar onto the front of our roof. We'll then need to measure 10" from the first part of the glass to the first part of the foot. We'll make this measurement on both the passenger and driver side of the vehicle to ensure the front load bar is perpendicular to the roof, and the pads contour to the roof line correctly. Once we've established this position and both of our clips are in place, we'll use the included tensioning tool to turn the silver bolt to bring the clips up around tightly against the roof. We'll then repeat these steps for the other side of the vehicle.





Thule Sonic Large Rooftop Cargo Box Review - 2010 Ford Focus

Today on our 2010 Ford Focus we'll be test fitting the Thule Sonic Large Rooftop Cargo Box, part number th634b. We'll begin our test fit by placing the cargo box onto the vehicle's load bars. After positioning the clamps to fit over top of the load bars we'll unlock the box and open the lid exposing the two closest knobs.We'll then turn the knobs to bring the clamps up around tightly against the bars. You'll know when the clamps have been fully tightened when the knobs start to make a clicking noise. We'll then close the lid and move to the other side of the vehicle where we can again unlock the box and open the lid exposing the two closest knobs.Now this double-sided opening lid also enables you to easily load and unload your cargo from either side of your vehicle. Once everything is all tightened down and secured that will complete today's test fit of the Thule Sonic Large Rooftop Cargo Box, part number th634b on our 2010 Ford Focus..











Glacier Square-Link Snow Tire Chains Review - 2012 Ford Focus

Today on our 2012 Ford Focus, we're going to do a test fit for the Glacier square link snow tire chains, part number PWPLC1134. The tire size we'll be working with today will be 215/55/16 inch. Before we start our test fit, we'll go ahead and lay the snow chain out on the ground. We want to orient where the hooks are facing away from the tires. We'll go ahead and lay it on top of the tire, and we'll connect the links on the inside edge of the tire first. Ideally, you would have a one-link difference between the inside and the outside of the tire.



Thule CG9 Snow Tire Chains Review - 2008 Ford Focus

Today on this 2008 Ford Focus well be installing the Thule self-tensioning low profile snow tire chains for passenger vehicles part #: TH00023070. To begin well make sure that we get out any kinks or tangles within the chains themselves. We can then take the blue cable and slide it behind the tire, working our way from the back toward the front of the vehicle. Well then grab both ends of the blue cable, bring it up to the 12 oclock position on our tire and hook them together. Well then allow the blue cable to fall back behind the tire. Here on the outside of the tire on the 12 oclock position well connect the two red hooks together.



Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2008 Ford Focus

Today on our 2008 Ford Focus, well be installing the Tow Ready Custom Fit vehicle wiring harness, part number 118457.Now to begin our installation, we'll open the trunk. With the trunk open, we'll need to temporarily disconnect the drivers side tail lamp. To do this, we'll undo the two plastic screws here on the drivers side holding in the plastic trim just behind the taillight.Then using some gentle force, we'll pry the trim away where we can move it off to the side. We'll then take a 10 mm socket and remove the two nuts off the taillight studs here.With that done, we'll use a pry tool to pry back on our taillight and remove it from the vehicle. Now this exposes our connector here that we'll T into. Now with our drivers side taillight out, we'll go ahead and repeat the same procedure and remove the passenger side taillight.Now that we have both taillights out, we'll take our new wiring harness and we'll route our four pole and the connector with the green wire to it down underneath the vehicle through the hole here between the body and the bumper cover.



Thule CU9 Snow Tire Chains Review - 2012 Ford Focus

All right. Today on this 2012 Ford Focus were going to do a test fit of part number th04115095. This is Thules Self-Tensioning Low Profile Snow Tire Chains. Now the tire size were working with today is 215/55-16. All right. To start off our test fit well go ahead and take our snow chain and make sure its completely untangled.



Thule CS10 Snow Tire Chains Review - 2012 Ford Focus

All right. Today on this 2012 Ford Focus were going to do a test fit of the Thule Tire Chains, part number th00204095. Now the tire size were working with today is 215/55-16. To start off our test fit well have the chain fresh out of the box. You notice that theres two yellow ends. One end has a latch and the other end doesnt.



Glacier Cable Snow Tire Chains Review - 2012 Ford Focus

Today on this 2012 Ford Focus we're going to do a test fit of part number pw1034. This is a Glacier Cable Snow Tire Chain. On this vehicle were working with a tire size of 215/55 -16. Now we'll start off our test fit by laying out our snow chain on the ground. We want to make sure that the ends are wrapped up away from the sidewall of the tire. Now we'll go ahead and lay it on top of the tire, and we'll go behind the tire and run the two ends of the cables together.



WeatherTech Front Floor Liners Review - 2012 Ford Focus

Today on this 2012 Ford Focus were going to do a test fit of part number WT440751 from Weathertech. These are the floor liners for the front floor board. Were going to start off our test fit by removing the original floor mats. Were going to start off on the passengers side and then well go ahead and install the new Weathertech floor liner. Its very easy to install, well just lay it into place. You can see how it matches the contour of the floor, it has an edge that goes all the way around, and also goes halfway up the floorboard going toward the front.





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