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Old 02-09-2012, 03:05 PM   #11
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That is the info I find on local tracks.
I myself drive 1.5 hours to the nearest 1/4 track, at least once a month.
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Old 02-09-2012, 03:07 PM   #12
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my cars not fast enough for the track. it might be with the correct tunning. i do wanna run it down the track but i need to know exactly what to do to get the most out of the ecu
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Old 02-09-2012, 03:19 PM   #13
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YOU DON'T NEED TO REMOVE THE LIMITER.
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my cars not fast enough for the track. it might be with the correct tunning. i do wanna run it down the track but i need to know exactly what to do to get the most out of the ecu
Huh? I hit the rev limiter on a nearly stock Focus with of the straight still left to go at Roebling Road. I have seen the maps; the ECU starts messing with the timing as soon as you hit triple digits. You don't hit the speed limiter, you slowly bump up against it. A stock Focus is fast enough for a road course, believe me. I am the yellow car in this video:




If you don't hit the rev limiter on a racetrack you are either on a really tight track or you suck as a driver. If you want to remove the speed limiter for use on the street, you just suck, period, end of discussion.
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Old 02-09-2012, 04:26 PM   #14
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i wouldnt recommend going pass 110mph in a focus. one wrong move and this could happen

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cr5wE0NVUw8
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but irecommend you getting the CFM throttle body. i got one 3 days ago and it has really woken up my car
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Old 02-09-2012, 08:54 PM   #16
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That video is insane
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That video is insane
Mostly stock focus on real street tires, not even DOT race tires. Camera car is a near stock SVT. Still think your car isn't fast enough for the track?
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well i still am confused about whats the best way to reprogram the computer.... and im not saying that my focus is slow. i think its quick for a 3 thousand dollar car. but id like to know what others have done about their programing??
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well i still am confused about whats the best way to reprogram the computer.... and im not saying that my focus is slow. i think its quick for a 3 thousand dollar car. but id like to know what others have done about their programing??
I got a FocusSport (now FSWerks) XCAL2 about 8 years ago and am still happy with it.
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I can sell you a xcal3 , full custom tune and FREE tune updates as you add more NA mods for 399.00 and 20.00 for shipping

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