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Old 11-30-2007, 02:45 AM   #1
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Hi, i am new to the forum . Not to cars.

Kinda of a noob for focus..

I got experience doing jdm engine swaps on my mazda, turbo, auto to manual swaps and simle engine replacements. Our 2000 focus se has given us HELL.. yes hell..

wheel bearings went bad.. my sdmart wife lost the ONLY key we had so i ahd to get it towed and reflashed.. had the engine re ringed once... engine blew up on her due to lack of oil the second time. Its been hit a few times. has the dreaded cel with the o2 sensor code.. o lordy...


anywho hi :)


my cars are a 1992 mazda mx3 turbo with a klze engine , 01 eclipse spyder auto. The focus of course.


ive rebuilt botton ends of engines but with the focuz ill just swap over for a junk yard motor.. bleh!


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Old 11-30-2007, 03:30 AM   #2
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Welcome to the site! Oh man you've had some issues it sounds. I haven't had nearly that many issues with mine. Hopefully you'll get the kinks worked out and can enjoy it.

Nice car list by the way. I love those MX3's.
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Old 11-30-2007, 11:25 AM   #3
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Old 11-30-2007, 03:54 PM   #5
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Old 11-30-2007, 04:51 PM   #6
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Old 11-30-2007, 11:03 PM   #8
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Old 12-01-2007, 11:50 PM   #9
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