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Old 12-08-2005, 11:40 AM   #1
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Duratec block w/ Zetec heads?

Is this a possibility? I was thinking that a 2.3L block with the SVT heads and whatnot might be an interesting setup, however I have not seen the blocks to compare if they are swapable.

I am assuming that they are probably different.


 
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The SVT head wont come close to flowing to what the Duratec head does stock but they wont interchange anyway

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So all in all SVT is junk compared to what can be done with the newer 2.3L Duratec?
 
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Well i wouldnt say junk , Just no where near as good

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So it is most likely worth the work to get everything to retrofit a 2.3/modified engine/turbo whatever into our cars at some point.

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Better off just getting a Dura Focus

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Well not if you enjoy the looks and interior of the SVT. ;-)
 
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and the 6 speed, the leather interior,better suspension, and hatchback design.
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This is true , it can be done but would be a very hard job to do

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and the 6 speed, the leather interior,better suspension, and hatchback design.
I have a duratec hatchback. Just no 6 speed or pretty interior.
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