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Old 01-22-2013, 01:02 PM   #541
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Old 01-22-2013, 01:06 PM   #542
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yeah buddy...
i would go on.. but i don't want to violate any rules.
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Old 01-22-2013, 04:12 PM   #543
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That knob look great. Very nice and keep us posted on the inserts.
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Old 01-22-2013, 05:43 PM   #544
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Will do. Getting a house has put a hold on all other mods.
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Old 03-13-2013, 08:29 AM   #545
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so not much of an update.. but i have a massive front strut brace now..
*don't mind the rat's nest of wires... i'm going to be looming a bunch soon*


i was worried about clearance with the battery since i have it in the Duratec spot... fits perfectly fine





moving in to my house this weekend.. so after we get settled.. and finances level out..
i will be starting to mod again.. i have a fswerks race exhaust that i am customizing

then canards to install

then on to splitter and redoing my rear deck
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Love that color! Looking good Daniel
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thanks.
plans for under the hood will be looming all wiring.. new power steering reservoir and lines, new coolant reservoir.. and some intense cleaning. and adding the Big 3

can't wait to install my matching adj end links.
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Old 08-07-2014, 10:47 AM   #548
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no update in over a year...
not much of one here..
but the Kraken will be going under the knife to do lots of repairs/maintenance stuff.
got a house around the last update in this thread so i will try to keep it a little more updated...

plans in the near future:
go back to stock hood (just need to find the bolts for the latch assembly)
clean up under the hood and redo all hoses and loom all wires
repaint valve cover
strip interior
wire tuck as much as possible.
downgrade all audio
poly bushing all around
finish exhaust
coilovers
front splitter
custom rear diffuser


this will all be a very slow process... since i just got a Fiesta ST..
for those that didn't like the progress/path chosen with the Kraken..
the FiST will be kept mostly OEM (visually)
plans for the FiST:
STS
intake
tint
drop (but not slammed)
BASS (small but nice)
and i need to find a good location for a boost gauge (can't believe they came without one)
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So, pretty much un-krakening the kraken. Lol, subtle mods.
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Old 08-07-2014, 01:32 PM   #550
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Kraken will finally start to get built up for track use (autocross and circuit track)
it will still have base.. just an 8" under the seat.. hahaha
the Kraken will eventually have a Snail under the hood... can't wait..
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