Flange Rust - Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum
Ford Focus Forum
HomeContact UsAbout UsGalleryDiscussion ForumsMarketplace


Go Back   Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum > Ford Focus First Generation > DURATEC Performance (2003-2007)

DURATEC Performance (2003-2007) The place to chat about any Duratec 23, 23E, and 20 engine performance, tuning and exhaust related upgrades.

Search This Forum | Image Search | Advanced Search    
Ford Focus Tire & Wheels FocusFanatics Merchandise

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 09-21-2012, 07:09 PM   #1
Wagone
Focus Enthusiast
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Fan#: 100532
Location: Hartford, CT
What I Drive: 2003 Wagon SE MTX

Posts: 66
Points 430, Level 8
Points: 430, Level: 8 Points: 430, Level: 8 Points: 430, Level: 8
Level Up 60% Completed
Level up: 60% Level up: 60% Level up: 60%
Forum Activity 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
FF Reputation: 1 Wagone Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Flange Rust

I want to bolt a FS Werks system on. Is the engine side flange too trashed to be be saved?








__________________
WaGone
2003 2.3 MTX Wagon
Wagone is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 09-21-2012, 08:18 PM   #2
Outlaw5.0
Focus Enthusiast
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Fan#: 84300
Location: Canton, MI
What I Drive: 2011 Ford Focus SES

Posts: 410
Points 437, Level 8
Points: 437, Level: 8 Points: 437, Level: 8 Points: 437, Level: 8
Level Up 74% Completed
Level up: 74% Level up: 74% Level up: 74%
Forum Activity 1%
Activity: 1% Activity: 1% Activity: 1%
FF Reputation: 1 Outlaw5.0 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
You need to weld on a new flange, that one is history.
Outlaw5.0 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 09-22-2012, 02:57 PM   #3
VEGAS
Focus Enthusiast
 
VEGAS's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Fan#: 75680
Location: Las Vegas, NV
What I Drive: 2007 Focus

Posts: 537
FF Reputation: 4 VEGAS Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
welding one on may not be a option, might be to rusted and to thin. you may wanna look at replacing everything instead.
VEGAS is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 09-27-2012, 03:54 PM   #4
ratimpulse
Focus Rookie
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Fan#: 95643
Location: West Bloomfield, MI
What I Drive: '05 Silver ST Boosted ;)

Posts: 18
FF Reputation: 1 ratimpulse Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (1)
Lol damn, I'm never moving to CT. Heat shields are usually the first to go. Def replace the whole system...way too much rust.
ratimpulse is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Bookmarks & Social Networks

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:57 PM.


Copyright 2002-2014 FocusFanatics.com. All Rights Reserved : Privacy Policy : Advertise Information

Focus Fanatics Ford Focus Forum offers many fun ways for you to engage with other Ford Focus Owners from across the world. Whether it be about the aftermarket performance modifications, technical how-to's, European tuned suspension or awesome fuel economy similar to the Cadillac ATS-V, Ford Fusion and Acura TLX. You can find all Ford Focus and Focus ST related information here. Join our Ford Focus discussion forums and chat with local Focus enthusiasts in your area.