Pitch Black SVT - Page 14 - 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 Discussions > Ford Focus Builds & General Showroom

Ford Focus Builds & General Showroom Post pictures and information of your Focus being built or your car images here. We want to see your Focus! More Images: Visit Our Online Ford Focus Gallery

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

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 06-05-2013, 09:24 AM   #131
sbc17
Focus Addict
 
sbc17's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Fan#: 101047
Location: St. Clair, MI
What I Drive: 2003 Pitch Black SVT , '96 Sunfire

Posts: 1,290
Points 2,614, Level 31
Points: 2,614, Level: 31 Points: 2,614, Level: 31 Points: 2,614, Level: 31
Level Up 10% Completed
Level up: 10% Level up: 10% Level up: 10%
Forum Activity 2%
Activity: 2% Activity: 2% Activity: 2%
FF Reputation: 2 sbc17 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (2)
Quote:
Originally Posted by pitchblack02svt View Post
What paint did you use on the valve cover? I used the duplicolor metalcast to spray mine
Well yours turned out a million time better than mine. Lol. I just used the "ford blue" engine paint from VHT I think. There is alot of purple in the color and I've since decided to go with a gunmetal next time the cover is off.
__________________
\/ CURRENTLY BEING REVIVED
2003 SVT focus
Pitch Black
Blue Interior
Build number: 61 of 3985
sbc17 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 06-07-2013, 10:01 AM   #132
sbc17
Focus Addict
 
sbc17's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Fan#: 101047
Location: St. Clair, MI
What I Drive: 2003 Pitch Black SVT , '96 Sunfire

Posts: 1,290
Points 2,614, Level 31
Points: 2,614, Level: 31 Points: 2,614, Level: 31 Points: 2,614, Level: 31
Level Up 10% Completed
Level up: 10% Level up: 10% Level up: 10%
Forum Activity 2%
Activity: 2% Activity: 2% Activity: 2%
FF Reputation: 2 sbc17 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (2)
Car is super filthy but I installed my roof rack last night.
:)
__________________
\/ CURRENTLY BEING REVIVED
2003 SVT focus
Pitch Black
Blue Interior
Build number: 61 of 3985
sbc17 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-07-2013, 10:10 AM   #133
SvviftSVT
Release the Kraken!!
 
SvviftSVT's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Fan#: 58277
Location: Houston, TX
What I Drive: Green-Eyed 2004 Black SVT #0461

Posts: 16,574
Points 12,109, Level 72
Points: 12,109, Level: 72 Points: 12,109, Level: 72 Points: 12,109, Level: 72
Level Up 15% Completed
Level up: 15% Level up: 15% Level up: 15%
Forum Activity 56%
Activity: 56% Activity: 56% Activity: 56%
FF Reputation: 10 SvviftSVT Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (6)
nice.. i still need a fairing!!
__________________
TeamFOCALIZE!// HATCH NATION #45// October '12 ROTM

Track build has begun.
slow and steady.. but its going
SvviftSVT is online now  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-07-2013, 02:11 PM   #134
stealthzx3
Enthusiast
 
stealthzx3's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Fan#: 94260
Location: Pulaski, WI
What I Drive: 2003 Black ZX3 SVT, 2001 Black ZX3

Posts: 6,529
Points 11,335, Level 70
Points: 11,335, Level: 70 Points: 11,335, Level: 70 Points: 11,335, Level: 70
Level Up 22% Completed
Level up: 22% Level up: 22% Level up: 22%
Forum Activity 1%
Activity: 1% Activity: 1% Activity: 1%
FF Reputation: 10 stealthzx3 Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (22)
Looks good mane, more pics.
__________________
Focus Revolution

2003 EAP SVT #2752
stealthzx3 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-07-2013, 03:12 PM   #135
sbc17
Focus Addict
 
sbc17's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Fan#: 101047
Location: St. Clair, MI
What I Drive: 2003 Pitch Black SVT , '96 Sunfire

Posts: 1,290
Points 2,614, Level 31
Points: 2,614, Level: 31 Points: 2,614, Level: 31 Points: 2,614, Level: 31
Level Up 10% Completed
Level up: 10% Level up: 10% Level up: 10%
Forum Activity 2%
Activity: 2% Activity: 2% Activity: 2%
FF Reputation: 2 sbc17 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (2)
I will this weekend. Car is way to dirty.
__________________
\/ CURRENTLY BEING REVIVED
2003 SVT focus
Pitch Black
Blue Interior
Build number: 61 of 3985
sbc17 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 07-16-2013, 01:01 PM   #136
sbc17
Focus Addict
 
sbc17's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Fan#: 101047
Location: St. Clair, MI
What I Drive: 2003 Pitch Black SVT , '96 Sunfire

Posts: 1,290
Points 2,614, Level 31
Points: 2,614, Level: 31 Points: 2,614, Level: 31 Points: 2,614, Level: 31
Level Up 10% Completed
Level up: 10% Level up: 10% Level up: 10%
Forum Activity 2%
Activity: 2% Activity: 2% Activity: 2%
FF Reputation: 2 sbc17 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (2)
Well I haven't been on here in a while. Here is another roof rack pic.



I'm still working on my gauges. I haven't had much time to work on them lately. They are mounted but need to be fully hooked up and I need to make the vacuum face.
__________________
\/ CURRENTLY BEING REVIVED
2003 SVT focus
Pitch Black
Blue Interior
Build number: 61 of 3985
sbc17 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 07-22-2013, 07:44 PM   #137
1bad03zx5
Focus Jr. Enthusiast
 
Join Date: May 2013
Fan#: 114690
Location: Northern Cambria, PA
What I Drive: 2003 pitch black ZX5

Posts: 26
FF Reputation: 1 1bad03zx5 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Looks good. Nice job so far!
__________________
2003 focus SVT ZX5,65k miles,pitch black,red/black int,cold weather package,K&N drop in,MSD coil/wires,poly dogbone,steeda tri-ax shifter,momo shift knob,borla catback,prothane full kit,dimpled/slotted rotors,ss brake lines !FOR SALE!
1bad03zx5 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 07-23-2013, 11:24 AM   #138
sbc17
Focus Addict
 
sbc17's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Fan#: 101047
Location: St. Clair, MI
What I Drive: 2003 Pitch Black SVT , '96 Sunfire

Posts: 1,290
Points 2,614, Level 31
Points: 2,614, Level: 31 Points: 2,614, Level: 31 Points: 2,614, Level: 31
Level Up 10% Completed
Level up: 10% Level up: 10% Level up: 10%
Forum Activity 2%
Activity: 2% Activity: 2% Activity: 2%
FF Reputation: 2 sbc17 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (2)
Quote:
Originally Posted by 1bad03zx5 View Post
Looks good. Nice job so far!
Thanks, i appreciate it. I am getting the AC recharged Wednesday. WooHoo!

Other than that, i have no new updates on the car. I'm still working on my pod gauges. I just haven't had the time to sit down and finish them. When i do there will be pics!
__________________
\/ CURRENTLY BEING REVIVED
2003 SVT focus
Pitch Black
Blue Interior
Build number: 61 of 3985
sbc17 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 08-01-2013, 02:28 PM   #139
sbc17
Focus Addict
 
sbc17's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Fan#: 101047
Location: St. Clair, MI
What I Drive: 2003 Pitch Black SVT , '96 Sunfire

Posts: 1,290
Points 2,614, Level 31
Points: 2,614, Level: 31 Points: 2,614, Level: 31 Points: 2,614, Level: 31
Level Up 10% Completed
Level up: 10% Level up: 10% Level up: 10%
Forum Activity 2%
Activity: 2% Activity: 2% Activity: 2%
FF Reputation: 2 sbc17 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (2)
So I have some bad news. I was leaving work on Monday and noticed the car seemed a bit underpowered as I got on the freeway. I quickly pulled off and into a parking lot and noticed the engine was knocking. Sooo, it sat there till Tuesday after work when my buddy towed me home.



The car is in the driveway and thatís where itís gonna sit for a while. It was almost 2 quarts low on oil which Iím sure was why it did what it did. There are no puddles where it gets parked so I am sure itís been burning it without me noticing. (I know, shame on me for not checking the oil frequently on a 10 year old car).


Has this happened to anybody else? What did you do?


I am keeping it and once I have money I am going to rebuild it and get the little guy on the road again. The unfortunate part is Iím not going to have money for a while. So, for now itís gonna sit. I still want a boost setup and this would be the perfect time to do all of it at once but I know that is going to double or triple the cost to get it on the road again. Iím still in the shock faze but I am going to start looking into all of my options for turbo/procharger and or just a rebuild.

Any help or ideas to point me in the right direction would be nice. You guys have been great so far.
__________________
\/ CURRENTLY BEING REVIVED
2003 SVT focus
Pitch Black
Blue Interior
Build number: 61 of 3985
sbc17 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 08-15-2013, 04:23 PM   #140
Gwizzy
Focus Addict
 
Gwizzy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2003
Fan#: 758
Location: Detroit, United States
What I Drive: 2009 White Pontiac G8 GT

Posts: 1,135
Points 5,730, Level 48
Points: 5,730, Level: 48 Points: 5,730, Level: 48 Points: 5,730, Level: 48
Level Up 90% Completed
Level up: 90% Level up: 90% Level up: 90%
Forum Activity 1%
Activity: 1% Activity: 1% Activity: 1%
FF Reputation: 9 Gwizzy Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (1)
My Baby....
__________________
2009 Pontiac G8 GT - V8 POWER BABY!
*SOLD*
2003 Pitch Black SVT Focus
#61 of 3985 built
(1 of only 63 blue/black 3 door)
Gwizzy is offline  
    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 01:21 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