Originally Posted by gaspricessuc
. I was told by my buddy not to turbo this motor because it and the tranny couldn't handle it, and would probably want to swap in the z-tec engine.
your buddy knows nothing of Focuses. Don't listen to his advice again.
the transmission in the duratecs and zetecs are the same MTX75.
and you did score a nice engine. I would prefer the duratec 2.3 over my zetec 2.0.