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Old 06-24-2012, 11:51 PM   #1
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3 different turbo kits. Which one?

I found 3 different turbo kits for converting a non 2.0 zetec to a zetec turbo. Which kits does the forum recommend?


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Old 06-25-2012, 02:31 AM   #2
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you should list the kits lol
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http://forums.focaljet.com/top-speed...turbo-kit.html

http://www.fswerks.com/zetec-turbocharger.htm

http://www.pumaspeed.co.uk/product-Z...---DIY_608.jsp
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Thanks. Do you know if this will negatively affect emissions testing? It would kinda suck to do this and never be able to drive it on the street again.
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Thanks. Do you know if this will negatively affect emissions testing? It would kinda suck to do this and never be able to drive it on the street again.
It depends on your local laws whether or not it will be accepted, you will need to research that yourself, but on the whole, yes it will affect emissions.
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Thanks. Do you know if this will negatively affect emissions testing? It would kinda suck to do this and never be able to drive it on the street again.
They have smog in Mexico? I thought only USA and Europe had smog regulations. Learn something every day!
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WOW! that is how much my whole car cost me!!! LOL! Dang, now I need to find a JR Supercharge used....
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They have smog in Mexico? I thought only USA and Europe had smog regulations. Learn something every day!
Yup we got emissions testing 5 years ago, and no more kids in the back of pickup trucks either. Seat belts and child seats are now necessary.

We are trying to catch up with the rest of the world. Guadalajara is now the silicon valley of North America. Blackberrys and HP hand held devices are made here. Most US and Canadian manufacturing are here now. It's like the china of North America. Kinda sucks for my folks and friends back in the US with the bad economy, but things a booming here. Lots of jobs for people that are bilingual too. English/Spanish.
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