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Old 12-04-2012, 08:18 PM   #1
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A race to the finish!

As most of you know, I'v been having this car worked on for a long time. It wasn't until 2010, when plans changed for the worse...rather maybe the better.

You can read about everything done so far here:
http://www.focusfanatics.com/forum/showthread.php?t=266468



Other than that I have plenty to do still. In a way, it really is a lot considering the help I need to finish. I say, my car has turned into a community build. If you're in the Tampa area, and have nothing to do, let's get together and get my car done!
  • Driving Controls
  • - Done: Built Zetec Head
  • Sierra RS Hood Vents
  • Hood Vent Drip Pans
  • RS Center Console
  • RS Number Plate stamped with the SVT build #
  • RS Slam Panel Painted & Install
  • - Done: Carbon Fiber Bumper Gills Install
  • Euro Lock Replacement
  • JDM Mirrors
  • Mud Flaps
  • Tail Lights
  • - Done: 5x114.3 Conversion








Currently as she sits:

Engine:
Zetec WRC CGI Block
Focus-Power Zetec 2.3 Stroker Kit -
Focus-Power Custom Forged Pistons
Focus-Power 4340 Billet Steel Rods
Focus-Power 4340 Billet Crank
Focus-Power Billet Main Caps
Focus-Power VTC Delete
Clevit Crank & Rod Bearings
Clevit Thrust Washers
SVT Stock PnP Head
CFM Billet Oil Pump Gears
CFM Billet Tensioner Pulley
J-Fab Crankcase Vent Oil Separator PCV Delete
ARP Main / Head / Manifold Studs
Dominate Engineering Custom Intake Manifold
Focus-Central 70mm Throttle Body
K&N Cone Air Filter

Force Induction:
Garrett GTX-3582R Turbo
Tial .82 SS Exhaust Housing
Tial MVR 44mm Wastegate
Tial Q 50mm BOV
J-Fab Intercooler Support Frame
Top Speed Pro-Race Turbo Manifold
Top Speed Intercooler 3" In / 3.5" Out
Top Speed 3" Hot-side Charge Pipes / 3.5" Cold-side
Top Speed 3.5" Stainless Steel Downpipe
Top Speed 4" Aluminum Exhaust w/ 2 x Vibrant Mufflers

Fuel System:
Siemen Deka 630cc Fuel Injectors
Dominate Engineering -8an Fuel Rail
Aeromotive FPR
Top Speed Dual Fuel Pump Hanger
2 x Walbro 255s

Drivetrain:
Lentech Strip Terminator Automatic Transmission
Ford Racing Torsen T2 Differential
ATX Axles
TCE Wilwood FSL BBK
Goodridge Braided Brake Lines
DGR Coilovers & Camber Plates
Weds Sports SA90s 17x9 +35
Bridgestone RE-01 235/45

Electronic Management:
SCT iTSX
Diablo MAFia
ATX ECU / Transmission Harness
Turbo-smart Boost 2 Controller
AEM Uego Wideband Air/Fuel Ratio Gauge
Defi Fuel/Oil Pressure, EGT, Water/Oil Temp. Gauges
RS Replica Gauge Cluster

Exterior:
RS Body Panels
RS Body Trim
RS Front / Rear Bumpers
RS Front / Rear Fog Lights
RS Upper / Lower Grills
RS Front / Side Blinkers
RS Wheel Arch Liners
RS Bumper Brackets
RS Bumper Side Vents
RS Air Dam
RS Carbon Fiber Fog Light Trim
RS Carbon Fiber Splitter
WRC '99 Viking Wing
European Appearance Package HIDs
Fiberglass Fabricators, Inc. Turbo Fiberglass Hood (Option)
27% Tinted Windows
42 Designs' LEDs
Hoen H7 Foglights
Osram Indicator Bulbs

Modifications:
Battery Relocation
All 3 VF Engineering Engine Mounts
HIDs with both High/Low Beams on when selected.
European Appearance Package Interior
Autopower 4-Point Harness Bar

Ice:
Alpine CDA-9857 Head Unit
Audiophile Premium Sound System


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Part III: Install Handicap Driving Controls
Ma Cah: http://imgur.com/a/TuyYL

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Old 12-04-2012, 08:41 PM   #2
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I don't think you realize how excited everyone is to see this car. Can't wait to see it mike
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Old 12-04-2012, 08:51 PM   #3
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^What he said! I love this car! This has been a long time coming and an epic build!!!
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Old 12-04-2012, 08:54 PM   #4
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Same here man. Gonna be awesome!
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Old 12-04-2012, 08:57 PM   #5
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this is prob my number 1 reason for coming this year
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Old 12-04-2012, 08:58 PM   #6
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Old 12-05-2012, 06:13 AM   #7
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Between you and thielt.. You guys have the most epic builds on ff and fj... Hands down... Cant wait to see it... Maybe even touch it gently with a feminine stroke lol
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Old 12-05-2012, 02:36 PM   #8
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Awesome, just awesome.
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Old 12-05-2012, 03:09 PM   #9
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Wow, I'm so glad to see photos of this car again.

You sir are one awesome person.
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