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Old 12-19-2008, 01:28 PM   #1
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Welcome to our new Tuning Forum

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Due to overwhelming requests, we're bringing online a Forum dedicated for performance tuning discussions. Please use this forum for anything related to tuning your Focus.

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Old 12-19-2008, 01:37 PM   #2
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Old 12-19-2008, 01:48 PM   #3
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I'll consider buying a "Tune", when a strictly fuel economy tune becomes available. We all know gas will be back to $4 in no time, and I suspect a majority of Focus owners are running mostly stock engines, all of whom would appreciate better MPG, rather than more performance.

Since I haven't seen anything of the sort for the Focus..... perhaps such a "Tune" is not possible.

Oh....I'll be quite willing to test out any beta versions you might come up with. My engine is stock with a Steeda SRI. I could use a few more MPG......so could everybody else.
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I'll consider buying a "Tune", when a strictly fuel economy tune becomes available. We all know gas will be back to $4 in no time, and I suspect a majority of Focus owners are running mostly stock engines, all of whom would appreciate better MPG, rather than more performance.

Since I haven't seen anything of the sort for the Focus..... perhaps such a "Tune" is not possible.

Oh....I'll be quite willing to test out any beta versions you might come up with. My engine is stock with a Steeda SRI. I could use a few more MPG......so could everybody else.

I want more performance.
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[QUOTE=bluefront;2496664]I'll consider buying a "Tune", when a strictly fuel economy tune becomes available. . .
Since I haven't seen anything of the sort for the Focus..... perhaps such a "Tune" is not possible.

YEAH, OR maybe because it's already pretty much "there" with the stock tune, you know, the "optimum compromise" between power and effeciency.

MPG. very beaten up topic around here especially the last couple years.

My view, on a scale of 1 - 10, all the tuning-tweek-tricks you can imagine combined ((short of extreme stuff like water injection, or (illegal) removing the CAT and retuning for that)) get's you between a 2 or 3 at best VERSUS, HOW you drive, being like a 7 or 8 in terms of mpg gain. There is no magic bullet trick or tune. Proper maintenance and drive like you don't care if you get there 5 minutes later.
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Bluefront, make a thread! that's what this is all about.

You can indeed buy the PRP and tune for gas mileage, or ask your tuner to do so.

In any case, YAY for Tom, admin of the year award!
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Sweet thanks! Might I suggest you create sub-forums for Zetec & Duratecs?
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