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bollie 10-08-2012 07:42 AM

Ford Sierra 3.0 LX V6
 
Hi Everyone , iv just registered & here goes, Im From South Africa i and recently Iv purchased a Ford Sierra 3.0 LX V6 , im seeking guidance in the sense of:
1 - Purchasing a Turbo
2 - installing a turbo
3 - Internal Motor Adjustments (Turbo Application)

Currently im busy with the body works. Would like to upload some pics

GreySkorpion 10-08-2012 07:50 AM

What is a Ford Sierra??? In the states we have Chevy Sierras, hmmm.

bollie 10-08-2012 07:56 AM

Hi its a 1986 Ford Sierra 3.0 LX V6

I Came across a post on this site - http://www.focusfanatics.com/forum/s...ord+Sierra+3.0

GreySkorpion 10-08-2012 08:03 AM

Well welcome to FF, not sure if you will get to many answers here for your questions, but you never know. What I do know is that if there are alot of miles on your engine, a turbo may not be to reliable, may want to have the engine totally rebuilt before a turbo.

bollie 10-08-2012 08:13 AM

Yeah Thanks man - i hope so to

Newkleus 10-08-2012 08:15 AM

I think it is similar to the Merkur XR4Ti that was sold in the States back in the day.

katiekay 10-08-2012 09:54 AM

I believe the Sierra is the same as our XR4Ti, if so you might want to talk to Ray over on FJ. Here is his ride:
http://www.cartct.com/beta/wp-conten.../040112051.jpg
http://www.cartct.com/beta/wp-conten...0401121841.jpg

Epic build thread:
http://forums.focaljet.com/team-rigz...-progress.html

rambleon84 10-08-2012 11:22 AM

hi bollie, yeah dont expect too much from us when it comes to support for your car. Not too many of us will have first hand experience with it.


As for the members here who arent familiar, tisk tisk... http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ford_Sierra_RS_Cosworth
id take one for sure, especially an rs500

xxMichaelAnthony 10-08-2012 02:41 PM

Like everyone else said, probably wont find much help here. Check out http://passionford.com though. You'll definitely find answers there.

Mr.Bergner 10-08-2012 08:11 PM

You should throw up some pics of this bad boy since it's in the Showroom section [poke]


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