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Old 09-09-2012, 03:36 PM   #11
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U gotta be kidding me
I'm trying to get info off one of the tuners pages and you have a problem with that
I didn't go on the focus forums talking shit about Mazda tuners or on MSF
u want to talk shit to me haha funny man
Thing is you can talk shit all you want I'm not mad at you
And you notice how I DID NOT put ur screen name on there grow up man
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Old 09-09-2012, 04:08 PM   #12
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C'mon on guys, this is not the place for ya'll to dook it out.... If there's a problem between ya'll, take it to PM, dont waste Focus-Power's Forum for this....

amoosenamedhank, I'm pretty sure hardSVT did not mean to piss u off, and he was nice enough to not include ur name....
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Old 09-09-2012, 08:21 PM   #13
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Im getting some popcorn. This should be a good one...lmfao!!!!
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Old 09-09-2012, 08:35 PM   #14
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please stay on topic, take the side talk to private messages or ill close the thread
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Old 09-09-2012, 08:46 PM   #15
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Mazda didn't reinvent the wheel. Direct injection is still just a duty cycled solenoid dealing with higher pressures. Manufacturers are being more pro-active about keeping factory programming intact, but the aftermarket will always find a way to get around that if they think the demand is strong and they can profit. Nissan took great measures to keep tuners out of the R35 ECU/PCM, and now there are predictably tuned 1,200 HP R35s freely available to those with money.
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Old 09-10-2012, 12:30 AM   #16
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is it time yet? yep, i think its time for a facepalm again.



there we go. this flame war is ready to begin
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There is tuners on this forum that have the ability to tune the ST right out of the box when SCT finishes the software

Best thing to do is wait till we have tuning then go from there , maybe SCT will then offer tuning for the Mazda and they can have options for tuning as well

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not quite where I thought the thread would go.

I say, the more options there are for tuning, the happier people will be.
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Long story short the Mazda tuners are getting in the focus world because of the new ST
They think focus tuners will be behind in tuning the new ST I'm standing up for the focus community
I listed all the focus tuners and this is what someone said
This is not a post to bash on any forums or Mazda peps
If you take this post the wrong way get over it

What do you think Turbotom


This is what someone posted




This isn't the old focus... this is a brand new platform. FSwerks has been building and tuning PI durtec engines.... this is a whole new ball game. The new 2.0 (both N/A and turboed) employ a DI fuel system. Which no focus has previously used.... however, this new Focus fueling system looks remarkably similar to the MS3... which Cobb just so happens to have a little experience in.

This is also the first turbo charged Focus from the factory. That means ECU complexity that FSwerks has never even heard of. STC has made a tuning solution (most likely the software fswerks tunes with) for every previous model focus... yet they haven't even released the software for the 2012 NA focus. They keep stringing everyone along telling them this is a very complicated ECU and they are still working things out.

Which would you rather have.. a complany who is familiar with building tuner turbo kits for port injected cars... or a industry leading company who specializes in factory turbo charged cars with direct injected fueling systems.

Maybe you should do a little research before handing out such advice.
First factory turbo charged focus? Didn't some euro version come turbo charged like the RS or ST OR am I wrong lol
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