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Old 09-16-2012, 03:05 PM   #1
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My sis new ride after totaling old one

Well its a plain jane 2000 focus sedan. Only bad part she got the dumb spi motor.



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Old 09-16-2012, 03:22 PM   #2
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regardless of the engine, that looks incredibly clean for its age!
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Old 09-16-2012, 03:45 PM   #3
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SPI's aren't necessarily a bad engine, they just have a shorter lifespan than the other engines sold in the Foci. Regardless, good looking car.
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Good news is, it will run til the valve seat drops, then you can just swap a zetec in it! Nice ride!
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Old 09-16-2012, 06:25 PM   #5
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Ye i have ztec swap planned after motor detination
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Old 09-16-2012, 06:48 PM   #6
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or you can get a remanned head now and swap it out... the SPI gets better mileage and has a better torque curve.
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Old 09-16-2012, 07:18 PM   #7
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idk i drove it and felt like it was just puttin along lol
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Old 09-16-2012, 07:24 PM   #8
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Probably needs a nice tune up and some good plugs and wires. Mine was peppy, it could spin the 18"s from a stop. It's a damn reliable motor until it goes. I would swap out the head and call it a day. I'm in the process of a zetec swap it takes patients, i'll tell you that. An I agree with above, shes very clean for it's age reminds me of mine when I brought it home.
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Clean mean green machine....
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Old 09-16-2012, 08:13 PM   #10
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Ye havent pulled plugs yet. Now that shes got a car she isnt home. Lol
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