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12-29-2012 12:49 AM
sleepyboy Only if your going to tune it, it will help the tuner dial it in better.
12-29-2012 12:36 AM
avilla61 Do you guys think i should get a wideband air/fuel ration gauge?

mods are: intake, flex pipe and exhaust
12-28-2012 04:27 PM
felixthecat On a side note= What's a stock 23 ST mani/cat worth w/ 40,000 miles on it?
12-28-2012 01:46 PM
avilla61 the guy at the shop had trouble removing the nuts lol he just melted them away, i dont know how much gains it had but it sure does feel different slightly faster acceleration thats for sure ... ohh and the sound didnt increase its the same at least thats what i think

so here it is
12-28-2012 01:08 PM
rambleon84 So how did you get the stock flex pipe off?

I havent looked at header/flex on my car lately so I could be wrong but I didnt think they were just bolted on.
So the 2.3's looked like this:

and the 2.0L:
I guess yours is more like this but were the bolts/nuts easily removable (nuts welded on?) Were you able to remove it from under the car, with the header still on?

wonder what, if any, gain there is from the flex pipe...humm. I never wanted to deal with the added noise of an aftermarket header..
12-28-2012 08:17 AM
Originally Posted by BrokenSVT View Post
Definitely not an SVT...
Originally Posted by felixthecat View Post
Stock '06-'07 color= Dark Toreador red metallic. Looks great.
someday ill swap to an svt rear bumper to confuse the rest of them even more

just svt wheels and spoiler for exterior svt stuffs. I put ford logo overlays on the wheels so they wouldnt say SVT too.
12-28-2012 07:37 AM
sleepyboy The FSwerks flex pipe fits both the automatic and the standard trans equipped foci. This is why it sticks out roughly a 1/2" more. Instead of making one for the auto and one for the standard trannies they just split the difference.
12-28-2012 07:23 AM
streetfocus Ah, of course. I should have looked at it closer. Well done, still.
12-27-2012 08:27 PM
Originally Posted by streetfocus View Post
That is about what mine looks like. On a side note, you PAINTED your svt PURPLE! That looks pretty sweet.
Stock '06-'07 color= Dark Toreador red metallic. Looks great.
12-27-2012 05:37 PM
Originally Posted by streetfocus View Post
That is about what mine looks like. On a side note, you PAINTED your svt PURPLE! That looks pretty sweet.
Definitely not an SVT...
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