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Old 04-14-2004, 01:50 PM   #1
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Safe Running Zex????

I was wandering if i would b safe runnin ZEX Wet Kit everyone at school is saying no no but i think they dont want me to get it because ill be able to smoke there ass


Engine mods are CAI, Full Exhaust, Pulley, Ported Tb, 9mm wires.


How hard is the install??? What is the danger of hookin it up. Ill only use it like on weekends some here and there. It comes with 55,65,and 75 nossles.


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Old 04-14-2004, 02:05 PM   #2
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Stick with a 55 shot and as long as you have a pro install it I'm sure there would be no danger. Just don't abuse it. Its like drinking... A shot here and there is fine, its when you start getting addicted it becomes a potentially deadly problem.
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i know it could probably handle a 75 shot. I got a buddy shootin a 75 shot and he's got stock internals on his and has been runnin that way for a good 20K mi. Its just whatever you feel more comfortable doing.
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75 shot is pushing it.
50-55 shot is safe.
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Old 04-14-2004, 09:25 PM   #5
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Hmm ive heard so many stories, some ppl say i will burn a ring with like 3 seconds of use because zex isnt made for the focus. Other say 55 is safe and stuff. What to do what to do
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Hmm ive heard so many stories, some ppl say i will burn a ring with like 3 seconds of use because zex isnt made for the focus. Other say 55 is safe and stuff. What to do what to do

That's not true AS LONG as you set it up correctly.......The ZEX WET kit will do fine with the Focus. I think a lot of people still remember when Zex was offering a dry kit and since we have a returnless fuel system it was not good for the car. I think most people like Nitrous Express and NOS systems for NO2........Me personally, I've looked into both the ZEX and the Venom VCN-2000 systems (laptop tuneable) as both should perform fine with your car. One word of caution..............after you set it up run the 35 hp jets first just to be safe before you jump to the 55. I've heard of people running 75 as well but I don't think they are leaving themselves any room for error plus I don't think I'd want to run anything less than 100 + octane at that level but I can't exactly drive down the street for it.

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As long as it is a wet kit 50 will be fine, 75 is okay, but you are maxing out the stock fuel system, do not run a 75 shot without a fuel pressure safety switch
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