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Old 09-22-2006, 06:50 PM   #1
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Just curious how everything went with Tim and his ZX3 booger today. He called at one point when his car was thought to be out of timing and I didnt hear anything more. Did you get to finish and send him on his way?? Im curious how things went...


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Im sure you know by now , He has some small changes to make in a few things but we got about 85% of the tuning finished and he is coming back again later to turn up the boost , I dont think reaching his goal will be a problem at all

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Old 09-25-2006, 11:25 AM   #3
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Yeah, we spoke more today. He said he's capable of running 20psi (up to 25)...should make for a beast. Making me re-think the whole built motor for myself. I wouldn't mind dropping in a fresh motor and turning up the fun a bit. Your 2.3 stroker just feels so out of reach for me. Heh, do you take payments!?
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No sorry not set up for payments , You can still make a beast out of the 2.0 thos

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Yeah, I thought about finding a block (bare preffered) and stuffing some nice internals in it...Im still limited on boost though with the plastic manifold. Whats your solution for more than 15psi on that manifold? (SVT of course)

..and I was kidding about payments..

Although, lets say I wanted to go 2.3 - how does that work, how much deposit, and then how long til she's ready to go? If I got you to build it, and then wanted you to tune it, how long would you need my car to stuff the motor in and tune?

P.S. I like the Duratec stroker (2.6) on your site - "2.6L Torque Beast"...lol...I can only imagine...I want a torque beast...
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I have run as much as 21 psi on my stock SVT manifold , I would guess they would hold 25 maybe even 30 PSI

I made 3 2.3 stroker kits and there all sold already if more want some i will order more strokers kits and build more , The deposit is 2000.00 and balance when finished , it takes about 10-12 weeks now that the first batch is done to get them made and shipped

To build , install , 2 weeks , to get about 500 miles on and tune takes about 1 week

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