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Old 05-17-2013, 12:42 PM   #9471
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Damn I can't believe this thread is still alive!

What's everyone up to? I see mikes projects are as ambitious as ever, did mark ever get the turbo kit on?
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Old 05-17-2013, 03:48 PM   #9472
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We need to try and do a meet... even though my car is still far from being put back together...
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Old 05-17-2013, 08:42 PM   #9473
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Just back from my first day at work. I'm wiring in an aftermarket..... everything, because it's a Porsche 944 with an LS1 swap lol. probably another day or two and I'll be done with it.
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Old 05-19-2013, 09:00 PM   #9474
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sup Vince!
nah, hahaha still working on the svt.. i can't get the damn intercooler piping to fit right. it's such a pain in the ass.

I'm totally down for a meet... lets put something together.
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Old 05-20-2013, 12:30 AM   #9475
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Haha that sucks
hell I'd even be down for a meet, although the cop car might look a little out of place. I've been thinking about bringing that boat out to an auto x, it's pretty tossable and drifts pretty good for as massive as it is lol
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Old 05-20-2013, 09:24 AM   #9476
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^^ Would handle better than my lifted Jeep with the sway bars removed... and with 33" tires and drums still in the back I would get brake fade after the 3rd corner assuming I ever got going fast enough :).

I miss my car... getting rear disc for the focus tomorrow! so should have them all cleaned up and installed in a few weeks.
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Old 05-20-2013, 02:45 PM   #9477
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You can count me in for a meet! It would be cool to meet some other focus owners for once lol!
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Old 05-21-2013, 09:25 AM   #9478
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any1 interested in buying my EAP'S for $260
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Old 05-22-2013, 12:15 PM   #9479
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Anybody have a mechanic or shop they would trust to do an SVTF timing belt?

I've got amature mechanic skills, but you only get one chance to get it right on an interference motor, I'd rather not do it myself. I'm at 83K on an 04, that's an old rubber belt, I feel like I'm driving a ticking time bomb.
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Old 05-22-2013, 11:36 PM   #9480
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I never met a mechanic that was familiar with the SVT ... I have an 04 as well, I changed mine at 76k, it wasn't hard at all. There is a bunch of info on here, I couldn't have done it without it.

Oh yeah, there is an Autocross event and school this weekend at the Maverik center. Super cheap seat time for first timers... school is on Sunday and the points event is on Monday. Let me know if you guys want more info.
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