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Old 12-06-2012, 09:56 PM   #501
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sounds like a mix of aggressive tuning and a strong clutch! I'm not to familiar with turbos and stuff but a guy I used to work with let me drive his mazdaspeed3 and I could not get the hang of that clutch for the life of me. the pedal felt way to light and caught way sooner than my svt clutch. chirped tires on that on accident pretty good lol
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Old 12-06-2012, 10:00 PM   #502
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Yeah and if you don't upgrade your clutch and add a LSD, you're gonna be putting one in soon after you turbo it. I just wanted to do everything at once and be done with it. The speeds already have an LSD and heavier duty clutch to handle the boost. They're just really heavy pigs LOL
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Old 12-06-2012, 10:11 PM   #503
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My 6 has the 3.0 its not bad much more powerful than the focus. but the focus could out handle it with out a problem.

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Old 12-06-2012, 10:14 PM   #504
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lol no one around here in this part of ohio has really stepped up with a turbo focus, atleast that I know. Kinda wanna see what its all about. then again never mind that might make do something stupid and expensive and make me buy one haha
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They're around, just gotta find'em ;)
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lol no one around here in this part of ohio has really stepped up with a turbo focus, atleast that I know. Kinda wanna see what its all about. then again never mind that might make do something stupid and expensive and make me buy one haha
Make it out to a focus meet. I've seen seven fully built turbo focus. The meet in illinos had four or five. Not to mention a v8 swaped 240sx, and a built speed3. Its amazing the cars you see.

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Old 12-07-2012, 04:10 PM   #507
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Make it out to a focus meet. I've seen seven fully built turbo focus. The meet in illinos had four or five. Not to mention a v8 swaped 240sx, and a built speed3. Its amazing the cars you see.

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Going to try my best to get to SIF. dont think I could make it to one out of state or more than a couple hours away. maybe someday
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Old 12-07-2012, 04:56 PM   #508
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Yea ill be sif again this year weather or not I'm in the focus or the mazda is another question. Still looking for another engine. But I really want the focus to be done for FocusFest though.

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Old 12-07-2012, 04:58 PM   #509
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FocusFest is actually closer than focus in the field was by 1.5 hours.

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Old 12-07-2012, 05:58 PM   #510
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did the yard you bought the bad engine from refund your money??
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