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Old 09-26-2009, 08:37 PM   #11
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I'd actually recommend the duratec motors, just due to the raw potential. Not to mention there are so damn many of them, where as a wrecked svt ehhhh you gotta be more lucky and have eyes open all the time.
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Old 09-26-2009, 08:52 PM   #12
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true true......

but then it's just another sedan with a Duratec in it.
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Old 09-27-2009, 09:44 AM   #13
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Exactly and i recognize the potential power of the Duratec but I am set on a SVT.
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