|02-17-2013 02:00 AM|
|Bonesz03||No but that's probably a good idea lol|
|02-17-2013 12:41 AM|
|Red01Focus||have you tried posting in the svt performance section to see what the suggest to replace to get the car running smoother again|
|02-16-2013 11:55 PM|
|Bonesz03||But my car has been running horribly recently, and what's wrong with it matches up to what the symptoms of a bad EGR valve would be. But thanks for that link bud!|
|02-16-2013 06:03 PM|
Motor mount part # A3085HY
SVTF's do not have an EGR system, so no need for EGR valve, if you wanted one - you would have to weld it onto the header and get an EGR control module.
EDIT: Not even sure if you can add an EGR system to your engine.
|02-16-2013 02:12 PM|
So I've decided I'm just gonna buy the parts and my uncle (who actually listens to me lol) and I will fix it. As of right now she needs an EGR valve, but apparently the electronic module or something is missing? Can someone send me a good trust-able link to these parts so I know I'm getting the right thing?
EDIT: I also need a right front motor mount still, a link to that would also be much appreciated.
|02-15-2013 06:26 PM|
Did you show him the pic of the zx3 engine? Or tell him that an SVT engine has a VCT solenoid on the ps side of the vale cover, no other focus engine has that. The difference between the SVT and regular zetec ps motor mount is quite simple: the holes are in different spots. Just use the link I gave you to decode your vin to prove to him what kind of car you have.
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|02-15-2013 05:08 PM|
|Bonesz03||Yeah he also thinks the tranny was pulled out of a 'real' SVT. I try to tell him he's an idiot but "he's the mechanic he knows best blahblah"|
|02-15-2013 04:54 PM|
Yeah, your stepdad is full of crap lol
This is a Zetec motor:
^That motor is in all U.S. ZX3's
Also if your tranny is a 6-speed, then you have an SVT. The 6-speed getrag was only offered in the SVT.
You can also decode the vin number here:
|02-15-2013 04:46 PM|
|Bonesz03||So my stepdad believes my car is just a ZX3 with the SVT bodykit, interior, and a ZX3 motor. Personally I think he's full of crap, anyone else?|
|02-08-2013 02:40 AM|
|Bonesz03||Oh I totally believe you guys lol I'll look into it|
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