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Old 01-08-2013, 04:59 PM   #11
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buy the powertrain....I will part the rest of the car...lol
that would help get more power...
but depending on what kind of power you want..

straight line drag style power...

or hitting the twisties power...

svts are awesome for track style racing.
not so much for drag racing.

this is all due to gearing of the tranny...
but you can match up a mtx75 with a svt engine.. best of both worlds...

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Old 01-08-2013, 09:39 PM   #12
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Doing 4.06 gears if you can still find them and a limited slip will really make the car act differently.. for the better. wont really make it faster in a straight line, but if you take the turns you can usually power in and out of them faster.

Full exhaust, high flow SVT cat, with the SVT header. Air intake, stage 1 cams with adjustable gears, tune, go with a FRPP suspension upgrades and swaybars. If you still want more after that then get a used ford racing head with stage 2 or 3 cams. can go with a individual runner / TB intake setup. with the new head you can deck it some and raise your compression. Want more then that then tare the block apart upgrade the pistons deck the block. raise your compression some more.

follow IMINHELL's posts... think he posted recently what all he did to get his NA built motor.
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could also try an adjustable cam gear to retard your timing.. but that isn't the easiest thing..


Adjustable cam gears need to be dyno tuned in order to gain any benefit from them.




To the OP, HERE is a list of the sticky threads for the Zetec performance section. I highly recommend reading through some of them, it has all the info your asking about in them.
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Adjustable cam gears need to be dyno tuned in order to gain any benefit from them.




To the OP, HERE is a list of the sticky threads for the Zetec performance section. I highly recommend reading through some of them, it has all the info your asking about in them.
That is the best advice on this thread insofar
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