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Old 09-14-2008, 02:02 PM   #481
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Do you have some type of bushing on those mounts? If not, things are either going to fail pretty quick or the ride will be very rough as the vibrations of the engine would be felt throughout the car...
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Old 09-14-2008, 08:25 PM   #482
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dang i'm starting to get excited about seeing you roll up in this puppy.
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Hey, great!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! just wondering if you could post pics of the pass. mount if you dont mind, alsi hows the torque mount working out? good luck with everything.
sure.. i'll grab some pics tomorrow of it.. and the TQ mount will be done too so i'll take pics of that... i'm actually adapting a stock Focus dogbone.
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Do you have some type of bushing on those mounts? If not, things are either going to fail pretty quick or the ride will be very rough as the vibrations of the engine would be felt throughout the car...
im using stock mounts... just making adapters for them...

contour drivers and passenger side mount... focus TQ mount.
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mountage, more vibrations the better, wehhehw,, just the bone chilling teeth rattling beasty machine!
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all my mounts are built with adapter brackets that bolt in.. so i can always go polyurethane in the future if i want.
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That last torque mount better be finished and the motor better turn over before I show up today sir!..

Whats left anyway besides that torque mount and filling her up with fluids? (besides the exhaust issue and the wiring)
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and running a return fuel line... pumping all the old gas out of the tank... getting new gas.... quite a bit actually. but i'll do what i can sir.
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rear TQ mount is being fabbed as we speak..... err..... type.
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new to the site so im coming in late for the chat...

sounds like fun! id love to do an engine swap like this one! my boyfriend has a contour svt that has been having non engine related problems and i know hes getting very pissed off at it so maybe just maybe...

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