2012 Ford Focus K&N Intake kit Released. - Page 3 - Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum
Ford Focus Forum
HomeContact UsAbout UsGalleryDiscussion ForumsMarketplace


Go Back   Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum > Ford Focus Third Generation > DURATEC Ti-VCT Performance (2012-Current)

DURATEC Ti-VCT Performance (2012-Current) The place to chat about any Duratec 2.0L Ti-VCT engine performance, tuning and exhaust related upgrades.

Search This Forum | Image Search | Advanced Search    
Ford Focus Tire & Wheels FocusFanatics Merchandise

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-09-2012, 10:47 PM   #21
FocusBoy58
Sonic Mk3 Crew #03
 
FocusBoy58's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Fan#: 38424
Location: Philadelphia, PA
What I Drive: 01 Turbo,12 SE,95 Vette 396

Posts: 1,819
Points 20,537, Level 90
Points: 20,537, Level: 90 Points: 20,537, Level: 90 Points: 20,537, Level: 90
Level Up 38% Completed
Level up: 38% Level up: 38% Level up: 38%
Forum Activity 2%
Activity: 2% Activity: 2% Activity: 2%
FF Reputation: 14 FocusBoy58 Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (16)
Quote:
Originally Posted by Ox-y-GenIII View Post
Just curious, why did you dyno in 2nd gear? 4th is just about 1:1.
They dont use a dynometer its a digital calc. they test acceleration and get a base then test it again after the mods the better the acceleration the hp is calculated... thats why its off.

Ill bet 300 bucks it makes 10+ whp on a real dyno
__________________
2012 Audi Q7 TDI S Line ABTuning 391whp588wtq
01 Turbo Focus 300+ whp
2012 Focus 19" Niches, AEM CAI, F2 Race Header, 3" Borla Dual Exit, H&Rs, Eibach Sways 183whp157wtq
FocusBoy58 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 05-09-2012, 10:48 PM   #22
Bwill9886
Focus Enthusiast
 
Bwill9886's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Fan#: 93444
Location: Collinsville, IL
What I Drive: 2013 Rallye Red Civic Si

Posts: 455
FF Reputation: 2 Bwill9886 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (6)
Looks like a nice unit. Should be good competition for the Steeda CAI.
Bwill9886 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-09-2012, 11:29 PM   #23
EddieWinslow
Focus Enthusiast
 
EddieWinslow's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Fan#: 86598
Location: Windsor, Canada
What I Drive: 2012 Race Red SEL Hatch

Posts: 444
FF Reputation: 1 EddieWinslow Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Excited to get some real world results, and videos of sound and install.
Might be something I save up for, or K&N can be so nice and give me a free one....just saying its and option for them. haha
__________________
2012 Race Red SEL Hatch
EddieWinslow is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-10-2012, 02:12 AM   #24
rubsterob
Focus Enthusiast
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Fan#: 90929
Location: Highland, CA
What I Drive: 2012 race red hatch

Posts: 123
FF Reputation: 1 rubsterob Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Quote:
Originally Posted by EddieWinslow View Post
Might be something I save up for, or K&N can be so nice and give me a free one....just saying its and option for them. haha
hahaha I was thinking the same thing. I live right down the street from them. So if they need a test subject I'll be happy to help
rubsterob is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-10-2012, 03:07 AM   #25
NRG_Zeal
Focus Enthusiast
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Fan#: 95088
Location: Guaynabo, PR
What I Drive: 2012 White Platinum SEL hatch

Posts: 83
FF Reputation: 1 NRG_Zeal Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Hey, hey if K&N needs some field testing in a tropical island I'd be more than willing to volunteer my car for it!

You know... to see how it handles the heat, salt-air and constant rain.
NRG_Zeal is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-10-2012, 06:28 AM   #26
gutom
Focus Rookie
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Fan#: 98326
Location: Toronto, Canada
What I Drive: 2012 Ford Focus Titanium

Posts: 20
FF Reputation: 1 gutom Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
will this void my warranty?
gutom is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-10-2012, 07:40 AM   #27
BarryL
Focus Enthusiast
 
BarryL's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Fan#: 91128
Location: Atlantic Beach, FL
What I Drive: 2012, Oxford White S model sedan

Posts: 54
FF Reputation: 1 BarryL Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
K&N had a promotion on their intakes when I had a GMC canyon. They were giving them away, a lot of them, to those who wanted them. I put my name in the hat early, but never got selected.
So I made one on my own, and the wife still is mad about the missing dryer hose. It worked great, but a home made one is out of the question this time, and I'll bet K&N would like some real testing and feedback. I can easily document results and workability on a daily basis, with photos and graphs too.
__________________
2012 Focus S, Oxford White with DCT
2012 Focus SE, Sonic Blue with DCT
BarryL is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-10-2012, 08:22 AM   #28
AeR0_84
Focus Enthusiast
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Fan#: 89717
Location: Ontario, Canada, Canada
What I Drive: 12,Focus,Black,Hatch,5spd,sport pkg

Posts: 222
Points 1,395, Level 20
Points: 1,395, Level: 20 Points: 1,395, Level: 20 Points: 1,395, Level: 20
Level Up 95% Completed
Level up: 95% Level up: 95% Level up: 95%
Forum Activity 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
FF Reputation: 1 AeR0_84 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (10)
so why would one buy the steeda over the K&N?
AeR0_84 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-10-2012, 09:06 AM   #29
Shade-010
Sonic Crew # 010
 
Shade-010's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Fan#: 87369
Location: Noblesville, IN
What I Drive: 2012 Ford Focus SE Sport - 5 Speed

Posts: 10,117
Points 14,518, Level 78
Points: 14,518, Level: 78 Points: 14,518, Level: 78 Points: 14,518, Level: 78
Level Up 17% Completed
Level up: 17% Level up: 17% Level up: 17%
Forum Activity 22%
Activity: 22% Activity: 22% Activity: 22%
FF Reputation: 10 Shade-010 Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (3)
I agree, Ill volunteer to test one also out here in DUSTY Indiana. lol
__________________
2012 Ford Focus SE Sport-5 speed-203A package
Basline 1 -155.48hp 145.80 tq 93 oct. Lunchbox delete & K-N Drop in filter.
Dyno 4 -177.17 hp 157.28 tq - 93 oct. RDC 2.5" Catback & RD-X Prototype CAI + Tune.
http://www.rebeldevil.com
Shade-010 is online now  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-10-2012, 09:10 AM   #30
darkangelism
Sonic Crew #04
 
darkangelism's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2011
Fan#: 85425
Location: oklahoma city, OK
What I Drive: 2012 Focus Titanium Hatch

Posts: 7,395
Points 4,324, Level 41
Points: 4,324, Level: 41 Points: 4,324, Level: 41 Points: 4,324, Level: 41
Level Up 87% Completed
Level up: 87% Level up: 87% Level up: 87%
Forum Activity 6%
Activity: 6% Activity: 6% Activity: 6%
FF Reputation: 9 darkangelism Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Quote:
Originally Posted by AeR0_84 View Post
so why would one buy the steeda over the K&N?
The steeda is cheaper. The steeda heat shield doesnt leave the intake open.
darkangelism is online now  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Bookmarks & Social Networks

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:06 PM.


Copyright 2002-2014 FocusFanatics.com. All Rights Reserved : Privacy Policy : Advertise Information

Focus Fanatics Ford Focus Forum offers many fun ways for you to engage with other Ford Focus Owners from across the world. Whether it be about the aftermarket performance modifications, technical how-to's, European tuned suspension or awesome fuel economy similar to the Audi S3, Ford Fusion and Acura TLX. You can find all Ford Focus and Focus ST related information here. Join our Ford Focus discussion forums and chat with local Focus enthusiasts in your area. Challenger Hellcat - Charger Hellcat