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Old 02-18-2014, 10:32 AM   #111
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Nice!
After 2 years of beginning this thread, the engine work and tuning is complete. The last upgrade will be my SVT front brakes (the rears are on).
Its kinda bittersweet, i never thought i could get this much done. I almost gave it up. But good timing, advice and some very skilled people helped me finish.
Thanks to the FF members and their awesome used parts deals!
Turbo Turtle..you are the man!
Tom (Focus-Power)..first person who welcomed me here and offered plenty of helpful advice.
Sporadic..the inspiration for this whole thing..i saw your build and i knew i could pull this off! Thank you.
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Old 02-18-2014, 11:13 AM   #112
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Well your build and sporadic's were an inspiration for me to do my build. I'm diving into the engine build here very shortly and different turbo setup. Hopefully be joining you in the 300 club soon. Thank you for all you insight as well.
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Well your build and sporadic's were an inspiration for me to do my build. I'm diving into the engine build here very shortly and different turbo setup. Hopefully be joining you in the 300 club soon. Thank you for all you insight as well.
Ahh and the torch is passed once again lol, cant wait to see how it turns out.
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Old 02-20-2014, 09:19 AM   #114
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Gonna get s few more parts in and then I'll start the build thread. Just got a hy35, pte wastegate, 2.3 head, and the t3 manifold you sold me. Gonna get a spare motor to build probably beginning of next month. Definitely keep you posted.
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