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Old 11-26-2008, 06:05 PM   #1
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Sho V8

Doesn't this look like fun....granted a pita kind of fun.
http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/NEW-N...to#ht_6456wt_0


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Old 11-26-2008, 10:12 PM   #2
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Wonder if the cams have been welded or drilled.
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Old 11-27-2008, 08:18 AM   #3
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Well if you REALLY wanna be the hot rod wagon.... LOL

I think it would be easier to go RWD V8.
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Old 11-27-2008, 08:40 AM   #4
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For the power that things makes. You could prolly fit a V6 more easily in there than a baby V8.
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Old 11-27-2008, 09:54 AM   #5
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Made in Japan?
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Old 11-27-2008, 12:10 PM   #6
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yeah those who dont know the sho motor was designed by yamaha built by yamaha to actually fit into a two seater to compete with the fiero--- those plans got ditched when sales figures were bad for the fiero--- therefore ford had alot of motors with no shell to put it into--- and was born the SHO TAURUS!-----------IE yamaha made the motor in japan and shiped it over so thats why it says from japan
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Old 11-27-2008, 12:17 PM   #7
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It would be unique... but you can make far more power with a turbo 4.

I would still like to have it to put in another project I'm planning... and no its not a Focus.
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My parents have a 97 SHO with the 3.4 and its a quick family car for being 11 years old. They are actually trying to sell it....But the cams were a big issue which my dad had his welded already.

If you think the focus engine bay is a tight fit you should see the engine bay of the SHO.
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i'd rather have the early model SHO V6 engine
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http://www.modifiedfocus.com/shoswap.htm

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