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09-29-2012 01:15 AM
lmcd314 Haven't been on FF for a while. (Busy with the car) I went ahead and bought a piston online. Slipped it in, installed new head, gaskets t-belt, and everything else. Did most if the work in one long Saturday. She is back on the road now. With about 1100 miles on the new equipment. Just did an oil change too. The egr valve got damaged by pieces of valve seat. And needed to be replaced along with new gaskets. Also had problem with fuel rail coming loose because I broke off one of the bolts. Tapped a new hole, hasn't leaked since.
09-03-2012 01:20 PM
Mr.Bergner I went ahead and moved this to the SPI section.
09-02-2012 11:39 PM
mikebontoft hey I think I still have one piston from my engine. dinged up top just a bit but the top ring is still free and it will work just fine.
09-02-2012 11:23 PM
02NIGHTmare I shot engine degreaser in mine about half way full and let it set for ten minutes, then hosed it out with a garden hose in the number 4 intake while it was resting on the ground and letting the water come out the number 1 intake
08-09-2012 06:56 AM
lmcd314 Does anyone know the best way to clean all the deposits out of the intake manifold? Other than shaking it upside-down?
08-08-2012 06:41 PM
lmcd314 my plan : fix it and sell it!
08-08-2012 06:40 PM
Red01Focus yeah for what your spending on the new head im sure you could find a complete zetec setup for the same price or maybe a little bit more, but if you stick with the spi good luck hopefully it doesn't drop again
08-08-2012 06:08 PM
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08-08-2012 06:08 PM
drunkyoda swap a zetec... thats what i did and boy am i glad i did!
08-08-2012 06:00 PM
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