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Old 01-06-2013, 10:12 PM   #33
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Originally Posted by StingRay View Post
I'm tired of reading about how everyone and their mother hates E85 on this site. Damn near every other automotive platform enthusiast group has seen the benefits of E85 as a race fuel and adopted ways to use it. But the focus community seems to he behind the times on that.

Now that's what I want to read. I've been running E in mine for a few weeks, and it seems to love it. Factory ECM made some slight tweaks to timing and AFRs and it seems to pull just a Tad bit harder. Its no ST but I feel the car still takes advantage of it.
E85 can be a beautiful thing. Your car has a MAF while ST is speed density tuned. Totally different beast...
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