Got lucky for the first time.... - 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 Discussions > Ford Focus Builds & General Showroom

Ford Focus Builds & General Showroom Post pictures and information of your Focus being built or your car images here. We want to see your Focus! More Images: Visit Our Online Ford Focus Gallery

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

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 03-14-2012, 08:40 PM   #1
Country Static
 
Focusology's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2011
Fan#: 85956
Location: East Bend, NC
What I Drive: 2003 Red SVT

Posts: 1,830
FF Reputation: 6 Focusology Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (4)
Got lucky for the first time....

....finding a new engine. Went to pick up my new to me project engine today, hopefully build in the future. Thought I would share what I scored for a hell of a deal. Only 62,xxx miles on it, looks pretty clean. Overall I got the engine, all parts (intake, starter, alternator, etc.) to make it run, a flywheel with 2 clutch plates (one almost brand new), and a old euro license plate....all for free.

Here's some pics. I know they aren't the best but I was too lazy to hop into the bed of my dad's truck lol.















And of course the awesome euro plate straight from his garage from europe lol. He seemed to have a German accent, maybe something else. He had like 3 or 4, I was hoping for the newest one but oh well.




__________________
Hatch Nation #11

2003 Focus SVT
Quote:
Originally Posted by OceanGrown View Post
The cargasm is never over. Ever.
Quote:
Originally Posted by CamoCustom View Post
Its quite annoying, its like saying pizza rolls and bagel bites are the same
Focusology is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 03-14-2012, 08:45 PM   #2
FF's Quadriplegic!
 
Rudel's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Fan#: 13465
Location: Tampa, United States
What I Drive: 2.3 ATX-RSVT

Posts: 2,893
Points 10,298, Level 67
Points: 10,298, Level: 67 Points: 10,298, Level: 67 Points: 10,298, Level: 67
Level Up 62% Completed
Level up: 62% Level up: 62% Level up: 62%
Forum Activity 7%
Activity: 7% Activity: 7% Activity: 7%
FF Reputation: 15 Rudel Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (17)
hahaha Pi Ue
__________________
513whp on c16; Tuned by Fernando@RacingPartsSolution.com

Part III: Install Handicap Driving Controls
Ma Cah: http://imgur.com/a/TuyYL
Rudel is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-14-2012, 08:45 PM   #3
GT40 all the things!
 
disciplerocks's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Fan#: 59330
Location: Evansville, IN
What I Drive: 04 ZX3, 12 Hatch

Posts: 9,445
Points 13,692, Level 76
Points: 13,692, Level: 76 Points: 13,692, Level: 76 Points: 13,692, Level: 76
Level Up 11% Completed
Level up: 11% Level up: 11% Level up: 11%
Forum Activity 1%
Activity: 1% Activity: 1% Activity: 1%
FF Reputation: 13 disciplerocks Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (17)
Looks clean. And that would be the highly sought after early 2000 intake manifold. Nice score.
__________________
04 ZX3 Mostly Stock ["Best Non-SVT" FITF '12][3/13 ROTM][7/14 ROTM][2014 ROTY]
12 SE Hatch Sport & Winter Package, ST Front End
94 F150 XLT 5.0 HO, OBDII Swap
89 Bronco II XLT Crawler
disciplerocks is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-14-2012, 08:45 PM   #4
HN Sammich Maker
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Fan#: 83452
Location: Omaha, NE transplanted from Midland, TX
What I Drive: '05 RED ZX5 SES/'06 Black Jetta GLI

Posts: 14,399
FF Reputation: 12 AvieF Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (5)
nice find not gunna argue with free holy crap lol
AvieF is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-14-2012, 09:03 PM   #5
Country Static
 
Focusology's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2011
Fan#: 85956
Location: East Bend, NC
What I Drive: 2003 Red SVT

Posts: 1,830
FF Reputation: 6 Focusology Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (4)
Quote:
Originally Posted by disciplerocks View Post
Looks clean. And that would be the highly sought after early 2000 intake manifold. Nice score.
Hmm didn't know there was a difference in intakes, but I haven't done much research on...Foci in general actually lol just bits and pieces I've read on here. I hope this is gonna be a good learning experience since it's my first build...but I'm still deciding on if I should keep it and build it or part it out.
__________________
Hatch Nation #11

2003 Focus SVT
Quote:
Originally Posted by OceanGrown View Post
The cargasm is never over. Ever.
Quote:
Originally Posted by CamoCustom View Post
Its quite annoying, its like saying pizza rolls and bagel bites are the same
Focusology is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-14-2012, 10:38 PM   #6
Da fofo love remains
 
An Audio Guru's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Fan#: 84263
Location: Marietta, GA
What I Drive: 05 Red ZX3, 92 V6 Ranger, 07 Sonata

Posts: 1,538
FF Reputation: 5 An Audio Guru Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (4)
Nice find!! Hurry up and figure that out then you can rebuild the motor in my Ranger that blew this week. It will be a learning experience right so I'll supply the motor this time...lol.
__________________
Hatch Nation #129
Elder Audio Guru
Sep11' HOTM Beatin' Down The Block
An Audio Guru is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-14-2012, 10:40 PM   #7
Turböner
 
WiscoGTI's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Fan#: 70225
Location: Watertown, WI
What I Drive: 2002 VW GTI

Posts: 9,397
Points 166,991, Level 100
Points: 166,991, Level: 100 Points: 166,991, Level: 100 Points: 166,991, Level: 100
Level Up 0% Completed
Level up: 0% Level up: 0% Level up: 0%
Forum Activity 1%
Activity: 1% Activity: 1% Activity: 1%
FF Reputation: 33 WiscoGTI Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (9)
Boost or GTFO.
WiscoGTI is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-15-2012, 05:31 PM   #8
Country Static
 
Focusology's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2011
Fan#: 85956
Location: East Bend, NC
What I Drive: 2003 Red SVT

Posts: 1,830
FF Reputation: 6 Focusology Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (4)
Quote:
Originally Posted by An Audio Guru View Post
Nice find!! Hurry up and figure that out then you can rebuild the motor in my Ranger that blew this week. It will be a learning experience right so I'll supply the motor this time...lol.
You pay for everything and I'll be happy to work on it

Quote:
Originally Posted by WiscoZx3 View Post
Boost or GTFO.
Ohhhh yeahh definitely on the list....just gonna take some time sadly.
__________________
Hatch Nation #11

2003 Focus SVT
Quote:
Originally Posted by OceanGrown View Post
The cargasm is never over. Ever.
Quote:
Originally Posted by CamoCustom View Post
Its quite annoying, its like saying pizza rolls and bagel bites are the same
Focusology 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



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:33 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