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Old 08-23-2012, 09:52 PM   #421
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Old 08-24-2012, 07:09 AM   #422
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Dag!! That's nice. That four lug is that a focus bolt pattern? What year is the car man. What u plan on doing to it cause I know u will. Lol.
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Old 08-24-2012, 07:44 AM   #423
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No under the hood pic? What u asking for on the festiva.
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Old 08-24-2012, 10:26 PM   #424
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asking 2200 for the festi. will take 2k even to the right person. 33mpg in town 41 hwy

lug pattern is 4x100. its a 97.

plan is to drive it stock until megan is out of school and i can quit delivering. then im doing an ls6 swap with t56 irs 8.8 and stock ecu using the fly'n miata kit

current simple little mods will be to cut the cats off and change out the final drive to something taller. its geared way to low. turns 4k at 75. festiva turns 3k
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Old 08-24-2012, 10:36 PM   #425
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Gearing a Miata taller lol I thought I never hear/read that lol
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Old 08-24-2012, 10:54 PM   #426
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i like fuel mileage. deff not going to make a 130hp car faster by putting lower gear in it lol, just makes people feel better. if you want it faster put a turbo on it lol

i would go ahead and put a irs 8.8 in it but idk if a bp will hold up to cruise with a 278 final lol
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Probably not lol

I wouldn't even turbo it, your already on the right track with a complete drive train swap
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Every time i see that body style i think of the cheveron commercial of that smiling clay animation miata happy about filling up at the pump. LOL
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i absolutely love this car. driving it is a blast. sorry to say this but i wish i would have never bought a focus. there is no need for them lol
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i absolutely love this car. driving it is a blast. sorry to say this but i wish i would have never bought a focus. there is no need for them lol
HAHA!! dag thats cold! Wait till you need to haul something in that massive trunk of yours lol! Ive heard lots of people falling in love with those cars too, glad you are enjoying a fun car for a change.

Just imagine how those who bought the new FRS/BRZ feel with that 50/50 balanced car and a burbly boxer engine. I bet it feels great.
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