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Old 12-16-2006, 07:28 AM   #1
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Escort/Focus filter swap?

Hi everyone
can i fit a k & n 5702021 filter kit its for a escort 1997 1.8i 16v zetec
on a 1998 focus 1.8i 16v zetec?
k & n say that i need a different filter but i thought it was the same engine?
what would happen if i fitted it, would it harm the engine?

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i am not sure... escort and the focus may have the same engine but filter components can be different...

if it wont fit properly your engine will suck the dirt and sand resulting your engine die...
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Just because it's the same engine doesn't mean there's the same amount of room under the hood, or that it has the same air filter.

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