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Yesterday 01:44 PM
orange lightning That's fantastic! Keep us updated!
Yesterday 01:19 PM
sbc17 So, I've been working on it every evening since Saturday. This is from Monday night

Starting to look like a motor again!
We drained the tank last week which was a PAIN but that's done.

Last night we re-installed the cams, timed the engine and a few other misc items. The header needs to be installed as well as the intake and some misc body stuff. Might be able to fire it up tonight and see if it runs lol.
Yesterday 01:18 PM
Originally Posted by orange lightning View Post
Good luck man! Just read this entire roller coaster of a post and wow glad you got the fusion but I can't wait to see you get the focus running again

Thanks man! A roller coaster is the perfect analogy for this whole project lol
07-19-2016 05:11 AM
orange lightning Good luck man! Just read this entire roller coaster of a post and wow glad you got the fusion but I can't wait to see you get the focus running again
07-12-2016 01:15 PM
Originally Posted by sailor View Post

G/L getting it going.

Thanks dude. I'll be needing it with this car lol.
07-12-2016 01:14 PM
sailor Progress!

G/L getting it going.
07-12-2016 12:44 PM
sbc17 Well, last weekend I drained the gas tank and that's about as far as I got. When we were trying to siphon it out all of the fumes gave me a major migraine so I had to call it quits.

But that's where I'm at. Just need to cycle the key a few times to clear the line a bit and and re-assembly starts.
05-31-2016 06:59 AM
sbc17 Hey guys, it's been way to long since I've posted.

Well, I still own the car and I'm finally able to start working on it in the coming weeks. I haven't given up on this thing and I just really really miss the car. I've been very busy lately and haven't had the time to devote to the car. Last night I went with my buddy to take the car from the barn it's been sitting in and bring it back to his house. It's closer to home and work which will make it much easier to find the time to get it running again.

So that's what I have now, it's not much but it's something.
02-24-2016 09:58 AM
sbc17 Another 2 months have gone by. Geez.

Well last weekend we had a really nice day here in Michigan. I was hoping for an earlier spring so I can get back to working on the car. But today it's been snowing non-stop with no signs of stopping till maybe this time tomorrow. So that shoots that's idea lol.
12-14-2015 12:10 PM
sbc17 Wow, 2 months since I've posted...that's depressing.

Sadly, still no updates. :(
I was able to work on it a little bit a couple weeks ago but not really any progress was made.

I did manage to get the fusion tinted tho. Turned out pretty good for kinda a rush job. I have some tiny bubbles on almost all the windows. But it's done and for now I'm happy.
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I did get a custom plate for it lol.
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