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Old 11-12-2009, 09:46 AM   #41
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Hows the idle with the VCT delete?
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Old 11-12-2009, 03:00 PM   #42
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Hows the idle with the VCT delete?
It'll run great in two weeks. Just about have the engine in.
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Old 11-30-2009, 12:25 PM   #43
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would this be fine to start on a focus with 170,000 miles on it? I would like to work on a build for my zetec to start then in the near future have a turbo svt/ or wait for the RS in that time lol
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Old 11-30-2009, 02:00 PM   #44
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GL w/ geting the RS. but you could easily mod. a car w/ 170k. just make sure ur motor is still decent. regular boltons won't hurt the performance of the motor. a turbo might wear it down a bit quicker, but u will be just fine.
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Old 01-12-2010, 10:40 PM   #45
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Hi guys, new to this forum.

Here is my dream setup

http://auto.idoneos.com/d/au/auto/No...ocusTC2000.jpg

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Old 03-08-2010, 10:31 PM   #46
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a lot of people on here say to go with the svt header or focussport header, but when i check out focuses in mags, car shows, or pics on the forum all I see are shorty headers. Are shorty headers good with a high flow CAT or test pipe? I only ask b/c their cheap(in my price range)pacesetter to be exact.
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Old 03-09-2010, 11:03 AM   #47
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Shorty headers look nice, but they dont perform worth crap.
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Agreed, a used race header is the way to go for performance gains... but the shortys do look pretty.
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has anyone taken their daily zetec to 200whp n/a?
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Old 05-06-2010, 04:52 PM   #50
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at the flywheel maybe, but you will be hard pressed to get more than 165 to the wheels.
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