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Old 11-24-2011, 04:25 AM   #54321
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Old 11-24-2011, 10:40 AM   #54322
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Old 11-24-2011, 11:15 AM   #54323
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Happy Thanksgiving to my fellow Mid-A focus owners.
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Old 11-24-2011, 02:15 PM   #54324
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Old 11-24-2011, 07:04 PM   #54325
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I just found out I've had an ORP for my focus, laying in my garage for 6 months. I had no idea what it was when I purchased my header swap.
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Old 11-24-2011, 11:32 PM   #54326
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I'm gonna go out here in a few & watch the crazies battle for the Black Friday crap!
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Old 11-25-2011, 10:04 PM   #54327
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I dropped my D23 head off this evening for a resurface, 3-angle valve job, and port-match to my Cossie manifold. I will be dropping the Focus body off at a friend's house in Westminster after New Years for the 10-point cage, H&R coilovers, and to get it cert'd to 8.50. If the AMSOIL sponsorship comes through for 2012, who knows what will be in store. The quest for 11s on the stock bottom end D20 has begun. Let's see how much she can take before going boom!
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Old 11-27-2011, 04:28 AM   #54328
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Old 11-27-2011, 05:04 PM   #54329
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interesting question for those of you who have worked on engines before. How hard are the valves in an engine supposed to be to move? Is is even possible to engage them by pushing on them?

We found a new cylinder head for the Jetta and I'm working on cleaning it up and getting it ready to send it off for a little once over and possible refinishing. Everything looks great with it, but try as I might I can't move the valves at all. Just hoping they are just normally hard to move and not rusted up or anything.
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