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Old 04-01-2012, 05:09 PM   #11
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Does anyone know if anyone has produced a trubo kit for the new 2012 ford focus? or a programmer at least??

SCT is still in development...

STS offers universal kits and ive been looking into their kits for a few years now, i was going to do one on my sport trac but it got totaled in a wreck....
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Old 04-01-2012, 05:38 PM   #12
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^^ hope the STS kit is better built than the one they did for the mustangs....
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^^ hope the STS kit is better built than the one they did for the mustangs....

have no idea.... never messed with one....
what was wrong with the mustang ones?
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Old 04-01-2012, 06:40 PM   #14
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Uh, isn't the DCT only rated for 180 lb-ft? Not gonna be much of a turbo to stay within that range.
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have no idea.... never messed with one....
what was wrong with the mustang ones?
Their design and the price of the kit never worked as well as others...guys that had them that tried to sell them could not give them away!
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interesting, thanks for that info, will give me something more to think about
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Old 04-02-2012, 12:09 AM   #17
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Uh, isn't the DCT only rated for 180 lb-ft? Not gonna be much of a turbo to stay within that range.
It is at least 250, the euro diesel focus is 251 ft/lbs on the DCT.

not to mention we are going to be able to hit 180 with no turbo
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I would think that the clutches will start slipping well before the gears start losing teeth. Wouldn't the power rating for this trans be more a power cut off based on clutch slippage?

I wouldn't be surprised that by the time a tested and complete turbo kit hits the market (from someone reputable) we have upgraded clutches available to handle added power.

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Uh, isn't the DCT only rated for 180 lb-ft? Not gonna be much of a turbo to stay within that range.
The MTX-75 having a dual mass flywheel is going to give some limitations as well.
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It is at least 250, the euro diesel focus is 251 ft/lbs on the DCT.

not to mention we are going to be able to hit 180 with no turbo
That's the wet clutch version. Our dry clutch version is rated much lower.
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