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Old 03-12-2009, 11:57 AM   #1
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Is It Possible??

Im Brand spanking new here, and might i say this site is awsome...and excactly what i was looking for. I am currently deployed to Iraq, and before this deployment i bought an 05 ford focus. ive been deciding what to do to "pimp it out" and what i realized was the best to do woul be to switch out the engine to a v8 and switch the drive to real wheel. All i wanna know is who has done that and could you explain to a brotha how you went about it..


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Old 03-12-2009, 12:31 PM   #2
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Here is a link to one of the threads on it, ZX351 is what the most popular one is called.

zx351

Personally, I'd like to see a 4.6 swap from an 05+ Mustang GT. That would be really cool!
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Old 03-12-2009, 12:43 PM   #3
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There are several cars a V8 RWD already so it is possible.
but it is going to cost a lot...
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Old 03-12-2009, 12:48 PM   #4
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I figured that how much are would you guesstimate,

and that zx351, bad g ass man
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the engine, tranny.
rear mod, fuel tank mod, battery relocation
engine put in, tranny put in...
some body modifcation for support the trq and power...
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Old 03-12-2009, 01:00 PM   #6
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sounds like alot of work... Ive already started saving, if i guess correctly maybe 12000. i could obtain that in a year, but i dont want any work done for at least four. ..
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Old 03-12-2009, 01:10 PM   #7
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i think maybe around 10000
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for all new parts. your looking at the cost of a new 2009 ses coupe...
thats on top of the price of the car.and without labor figured in.
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Its totally sweet if you do it, but it will cost a lot. All depends on what you want..
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