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Old 05-11-2013, 01:21 PM   #11
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glad to see this mike you know im rootin for ya man i wanna see 302 sedan. and photo bomb us 56k no way
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Old 05-11-2013, 02:15 PM   #12
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Your motivation will probably come and go like mine did. But once you get close to actually driving it, you will be motivated.
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Old 05-11-2013, 02:47 PM   #13
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I'm just happy you are finally sticking with a motor!!! MOAR PICs!!!
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Old 05-11-2013, 02:51 PM   #14
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Your motivation will probably come and go like mine did. But once you get close to actually driving it, you will be motivated.
I imagine it will... but so far it's already happened. I just about parted it out after trying the 350. I'm still very motivated to work on it right now, but I'm on the job hunt and currently getting all settled in at my new place.

You guys should check out disciplerocks' build if you haven't already. His project motivated me to keep the car and look for an engine. I just happened to come across a cheap setup not long after thanks to a local member on another site (non-focus).

We have been sharing our ideas/discoveries with each other, but there's a lot of stuff being done differently. Figured I'd better put that out there lol. With that said though, I'm building everything else myself as well. No reason for an overpriced kit... It's a good option if you have the cash, and you know it works.

So far I'm only into this swap just under $400. There's still much more I need, but mostly it's a lot of junkyard stuff. I'll probably get around to more pics tonight. it's a bad weekend lol.
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$400

I'm probably close to $2k by now, but that includes heads, roller rockers, forged internals, 2 different intakes, stage 2 clutch, billet flywheel, an M90, MSD ignition stuff, Massive wires, rear disc swap, and a full tune up.


Shameless whoring right there
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yeah it's gonna start climbing when I get a job lol. I still want boost, but I'm not thinking SC anymore. There's more room in the back it looks like....
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Old 05-11-2013, 05:48 PM   #17
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Subscribed !! I swear whenever i see a v8 fofo vid i drool. GET TO WORK!!!!! :thumbup:

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^^ what's in yours? I cannot remember...
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^^ what's in yours? I cannot remember...
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