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Old 07-29-2007, 10:37 AM   #1
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blew up my motor

hydrolocked my engine 2 weeks ago, thought eveything was fine, last tuesday, on my way to pocono time trial, the eninge blew up on the high way.


look at the block


good news is i already found an engine with only 30k miles, the focus will reborn by next week



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Old 07-29-2007, 11:18 AM   #2
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ouch man. glad you found a new motor...
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Old 07-29-2007, 11:20 AM   #3
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Well, that sucks. Glad you are getting her back on the road soon.
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Old 07-29-2007, 11:27 AM   #4
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Curious? Did you change the oil after your water excursion? Thats too bad, but it's great to see you have the right attitude. New engine in hand and ready to get fixxed. Way to go!
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It just straight piledrive on the side....WOW!

Did U find a replacement motor yet, or ur getting another car?
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Old 07-29-2007, 12:25 PM   #6
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lol, thats a nice size hole..
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Yeah, I had a crankshaft inspection hole like that on my racebike once. It wasn't my favorite mod, so I haven't done it since...LOL
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So is there a dent in the firewall or anything?
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daaamn, thats crazy
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man, bad week for Focuses. 3 accident posts in the last couple days, now a blown motor!!
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