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Old 08-08-2007, 12:19 PM   #1
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Help! Want to buy used FS stage 1 turbo (Duratec)

Hey all,

Well, I have a chance of buying a used stage 1 FS turbo.
It has about 10K km (~6500 miles).
So the big questions are:

- Should I get it?
- What should I watch for?
- What else do I need?
- Tunning? FS? Tom? Any other option?

I can get it at about 1/2 the price its worth new.
It comes with a catch can and a boost controller as extras.
I guess I would need boost and oil press gauges.

Thanks for all your input.

PS - I have to move quick on this or it will get sold to some other lucky duratec focus owner ;)


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Old 08-08-2007, 12:51 PM   #2
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I own a FS Stage 1 turbo. It is a good setup. FS is also real easy to work with. Boost and oil are the two guage I have as well.
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Old 08-09-2007, 07:38 AM   #3
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So, no one else has any comments/pointers/advice for me?

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Old 08-09-2007, 07:47 AM   #4
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thats hardly any miles really..not much damage could have been done in that amount of time. does he have pics of the turbines/piping?
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get it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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He is removing it from his car this weekend.
He's about 4 1/2 hours away, so I can't realy just go see it and come back!
How can I get it tuned? No focus tuning shops around me :(
Any other option than FocusSport for tunning? Tom... r u there?
SCT will be unlocked as the owner is returning to stock.
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Does anyone have the installation instructions for the stage 1 turbo?

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I'm from Canada and I got tuned by tom via emails ;-) No dyno tune....but I had to invest into Wideband & J&S .....
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What did you use for wideband? LC-1?
J&S?

nice numbers btw ;)
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