spark for 93 octane - Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum
Ford Focus Forum
HomeContact UsAbout UsGalleryDiscussion ForumsMarketplace


Go Back   Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum > Ford Focus Tech Discussions > Focus Tuning Chat

Focus Tuning Chat Discuss performance tuning options for your Ford Focus.

Search This Forum | Image Search | Advanced Search    
FocusFest FocusFanatics Merchandise

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-01-2009, 08:04 AM   #1
Focus Enthusiast
 
ab0ybrush3dr3d's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Fan#: 60222
Location: Albany Ny, NY
What I Drive: 2001 Metallic Blue Zx3

Posts: 180
FF Reputation: 2 ab0ybrush3dr3d Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
spark for 93 octane

if im running 93 octane what would i set my global spark, 0 - 2000, 2000- 4000 and 4000 - 8000 at?


__________________
2001 Zx3 - 15.4 @ 88mph with full boltons
ab0ybrush3dr3d is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 05-01-2009, 08:45 AM   #2
FF Affiliate
 
1turbofocus's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Fan#: 1123
Location: Belmont, NC
What I Drive: 2000 ZX3 / 2002 SVT Turbocharged

Posts: 22,948
Points 53,445, Level 100
Points: 53,445, Level: 100 Points: 53,445, Level: 100 Points: 53,445, Level: 100
Level Up 0% Completed
Level up: 0% Level up: 0% Level up: 0%
Forum Activity 45%
Activity: 45% Activity: 45% Activity: 45%
FF Reputation: 154 1turbofocus Excellent Standing Member 1turbofocus Excellent Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (28)
Unless you have a reason to change it (higher octane fuel) I would leave it alone and contact your tuner

Tom
__________________
Focus-Power: Your #1 Source for Ford Focus Speed, Tuning & Performance!

Customer Support
AIM: hpdyno
Email: hpdyno@aol.com
Phone: 704-249-3745
Site: focus-power.com

Elder 1turbofocus
1turbofocus is online now  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-01-2009, 08:48 AM   #3
FF Affiliate
 
1turbofocus's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Fan#: 1123
Location: Belmont, NC
What I Drive: 2000 ZX3 / 2002 SVT Turbocharged

Posts: 22,948
Points 53,445, Level 100
Points: 53,445, Level: 100 Points: 53,445, Level: 100 Points: 53,445, Level: 100
Level Up 0% Completed
Level up: 0% Level up: 0% Level up: 0%
Forum Activity 45%
Activity: 45% Activity: 45% Activity: 45%
FF Reputation: 154 1turbofocus Excellent Standing Member 1turbofocus Excellent Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (28)
I just realised your the guy with the bad tune causing idle issues , If you start messing with the global timing like that your going to be looking for an engine quickly , you need to get a proper tune on that thing and leave the tuning to some one that knows what there doing

Tom
__________________
Focus-Power: Your #1 Source for Ford Focus Speed, Tuning & Performance!

Customer Support
AIM: hpdyno
Email: hpdyno@aol.com
Phone: 704-249-3745
Site: focus-power.com

Elder 1turbofocus
1turbofocus is online now  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-01-2009, 06:31 PM   #4
Focus Enthusiast
 
ab0ybrush3dr3d's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Fan#: 60222
Location: Albany Ny, NY
What I Drive: 2001 Metallic Blue Zx3

Posts: 180
FF Reputation: 2 ab0ybrush3dr3d Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
he hasnt touched the global timing yet right now hes doing fueling wich would make since in why my vacuum is dropping because, the idle is funny, hes making the tune custom off of datalogs im on the third one the idle is getting better now and as for motor wise, theres no knocks or pre ignition happening. and it pulls good, the only thing is the vacuum at idle i talked to him and he works directly with SCT and they refer him, WWW.morepowertuning.com
__________________
2001 Zx3 - 15.4 @ 88mph with full boltons
ab0ybrush3dr3d is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Bookmarks & Social Networks

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
I have a few questions about spark plugs (New to cars) PhilZX3_01 General Technical Chat 22 02-08-2009 03:22 PM
SPI Spark plugs avtopi General Technical Chat 1 10-14-2008 10:33 AM
Timing / Knock sensors /Engine Failure 1turbofocus Focus-Power Tuning 25 01-05-2008 12:44 PM
Gas octane facts microtonal General Technical Chat 0 04-21-2005 10:07 AM
What spark plugs should I use? piccadilly SPI Performance (2000-2004) 7 04-13-2005 01:27 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:17 AM.


Copyright 2002-2015 FocusFanatics.com. All Rights Reserved : Privacy Policy : Advertise Information

Focus Fanatics Ford Focus Forum offers many fun ways for you to engage with other Ford Focus Owners from across the world. Whether it be about the aftermarket performance modifications, technical how-to's, European tuned suspension or awesome fuel economy similar to the Mazda CX-3, Audi S3, Mazda MX-5 Miata and Acura TLX. You can find all Ford Focus, Focus ST and Focus RS related information here. Join our Ford Focus discussion forums and chat with local Focus enthusiasts in your area. If you own other makes have a look at Challenger Hellcat Forum, Charger Hellcat Forum, Cadillac ATS-V Forum, Cadillac ATS Forum, Cadillac CTS-V Forum, Lexus RC-F Forum, Lexus GS-F Forum, Mercedes GLA Forum, Mercedes GLE Forum, Civic Type-R Forum and Volvo XC90 Forum.





Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.1