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Old 01-08-2013, 12:21 PM   #21
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Its a 2.4ka.
The 1995 240 weighed about 2700pounds and from 1988 to 1996 the KA2.4L made almost the identical amount of power as your car and if he has the SOHC then you really need to stop worrying. Again, bolt-ons and tune and you are good to go.The 240 was NEVER fast without a swap and I don't understand why people think they were? Perhaps its the styling?
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Old 01-08-2013, 12:28 PM   #22
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i dont necessarily think its fast bc if styling.....more so that a regular focus is a turtle
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Old 01-08-2013, 01:08 PM   #23
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They r not that fast n/a I beat one with I/h/e in my 08 with te same mods I/h/e with ur st is will be easier I think I/e will do the trick
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Old 01-08-2013, 03:05 PM   #24
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Old 01-08-2013, 03:21 PM   #25
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This is dumb...just race him
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all this bench racing is silly. just go out and race

if you can drive id say youll win
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Old 01-08-2013, 03:58 PM   #27
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Old 01-08-2013, 04:03 PM   #28
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My first post. I have a stock 05 st. Wondering what to do to it to beat my bros 240. He has basic bolt ons.
An LS motor, LOL
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