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Paladin 07-16-2012 12:50 AM

lets see if i remember how to do this.... (The Build Thread)
 
cleaned the car up for the first time in months. so i had to snag some pics before FITF and before it got dirty as hell again.

mods list

SVT focus powertrain swap
cfm billet dsi lever
massive coil and wires
omnispeed battery mount
braille 17 lb. battery
clutch masters stage 3 clutch
clutchmasters lightweight single mass flywheel
vf engineering poly motor mounts
adjustable exhaust cam gear
k&n drop in filter
toms drivability tune
cfm. 2.5 inch orp (old style)
borla 2.5 inch stainless svt catback

saleen swaybars
stock zx3 suspension ( i know i hate it too)

chrome svt 5 spoke wheels
general exclaim uhp tires
gold extended tuner lugs
svt rear bumper
svt front lip
svt grille
MACH hid headlamps
ford edge rear wiper arm
euro lower grille

svt blue interior
svt pedals/dash/instruments
cfm adjustable short throw shifter
real carbon fiber hvac surround
alpine hu (very old)
50% front tint/40% rear

http://i678.photobucket.com/albums/v...3/100_0340.jpg
^^ elder god co-pilot.
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found a dirt field. so i rolled up in it for some quick pics.[paranoid]
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http://i678.photobucket.com/albums/v...3/100_0351.jpg
http://i678.photobucket.com/albums/v...3/100_0352.jpg

big thanks to
INFRAREDSVTF (powertrain swap, and poking fun at me)
KARL at MASSIVESPEEDSYSTEM
STEVE at TOUSLY FORD
C-F-M
the focus revolution crew
focal jet
focus fanatics
omnispeed tuning
and Tom at focus power
my local freinds for letting me wrench on their cars, and helping me with mine


its been a long time since i first joined under the name killerZETEC. and plan to be here a lot longer. the focus is paid for finally, and things couldnt be sweeter. now to get that supercharger and other stuff finished [deviltail]

TO DO LIST!
get custom bov pipe made for pro-charger
install and tune pro-charger, and accessories (a/f gauge, boost gauge)
replace alpine hu with kenwood flip up dvd (after diagnosing an issue i'm having with it)
3 way component speakers up front, svt audiophile in back
build sub box/ false floor and install amp/sub
some sound deadening to improve sq (not too much this is a performance car)
massive harness bar- strut tower braces
fswerks lower brace
poly suspension bushings
massive rear arms
spacers to bring my wheels closer to flush
fix svt front bumper
carbon fenders/hood
paint sap wing and bumper and install
put lsd in spare trans and install

enjoy car, i think that is all.......

1hotfocus 07-16-2012 01:28 AM

Speechless <3

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Djzx3 07-16-2012 01:32 AM

braille 17 lb. battery? What the out put on that, and how much they usually go for?

mikebontoft 07-16-2012 01:54 AM

nice looks really cool. love the wheels.

question... Degas cover?

Paladin 07-16-2012 05:04 AM

Dj its 1191 pulse cranking amps. it's only downfall is it can't run on pure battery for an extended period of time like a normal sized car battery. but if your really wanting one they go for around 200 something shipped with the braille battery cage.

yeah i know i need a degas cover mike, i could also use a new coolant tank, as this one is all cloudy and stained from use, i also need to fix the a/c system i ahve a leak in one of the lines.

TheGlassMaker 07-16-2012 05:14 AM

Looks good, can't wait to see it in person I'm glad to see I'm not the the only one that will be rocking chrome wheels. An even I have a degas cover on a SPI, lol. What lower grille do you have?

Paladin 07-16-2012 05:18 AM

euro lower grille, for got that in my list, its been so long since i put that on...

TheGlassMaker 07-16-2012 05:32 AM

I was just wondering if you chopped up a SVT lower like it did.

Paladin 07-16-2012 05:36 AM

nope. couldn't find one.

i should make this a build thread. so i can update it continually. that way i dont ahve 30+ threads lying about in teh archives... lol.

TheGlassMaker 07-16-2012 05:40 AM

Rockauto has them for cheap that's were I bought mine. Got it brand new and chopped it up. lol

+1 on the build thread.


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