Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum - View Single Post - sporadic's Turbo Duratec build #2
View Single Post
Old 01-09-2013, 06:54 AM   #81
Focus Addict
sporadic's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2004
Fan#: 12724
Location: Fairmont, WV
What I Drive: 06 Sonic Blue ZX5 SES turbo

Posts: 1,328
Points 12,869, Level 74
Points: 12,869, Level: 74 Points: 12,869, Level: 74 Points: 12,869, Level: 74
Level Up 5% Completed
Level up: 5% Level up: 5% Level up: 5%
Forum Activity 4%
Activity: 4% Activity: 4% Activity: 4%
FF Reputation: 61 sporadic Excellent Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (12)
It's been a few months, so I figure I'll share my non-progress. I haven't touched the car in a few months. It runs very well except I'm still fighting the IMRC delete issues. My solution of physically removing the IMRC but leaving the flag set to "1" (enabled) in the computer eventually threw a code saying the IMRC wasn't functioning, and my tune went to crap again.
To get around that issue, the IMRC is wired/hosed in, just not actually attached to the IM. So far I'm wishing I would have not gone with that Cossie style manifold. Overall though I'm quite happy with the build.
I'm not sure 2013 will result in a built motor at the moment. Instead I'm looking to put money into the house instead of the car.
2006 sonic blue zx5 GT2871r turbo.
sporadic is online now  
    Reply With Quote