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Old 01-13-2013, 01:47 AM   #21
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If you install the second idler. The belt will be to short. Dont need it. Dont think you can even install it .
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Old 01-13-2013, 02:39 AM   #22
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You cannot add it , dont know what all the talks about ????

Why dont you use this money that doesnt need to be spent and buy some of the things needed

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Old 01-13-2013, 10:34 AM   #23
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because even if i do send you a datalogg i will be told to replace some parts before we can move on so im preparing for the hassle of getting tuned ,cuz honestly i dont know who i prefer yet or who im gonna have tune it ...you know tom maybe for someone like you that doesnt live on minimum wage in a state with the highest unemployment rate than yea it would be easy to just dump money that i dont have ,as far as money goes im only 70 $into all my gaskets ;tb,intake,and idle valve as well as the whole timing kit with belt ,so im not that far in , and as far as a logg ive been waiting for the loaner program to get a logg then if i do need a retune i will spend the money ,not everyone is made of money tom ......


and btw when I had the head redone(which i had previously stated if people would actually read all the posts like i do before answering) i didnt replace the intake gaskets and timing belt which are a must in my opinion i just couldnt do it at the time with it being sunday and i worked monday ,so tom that is why they are getting replaced ,because if i had broke a timing belt or blown a gasket while you were tuning it i would have been told to prepare myself better , and would have been a waste of time on both sides



so whats all the talk about? its cheaper isnt it ,and i like to spread my knowledge sorry i asssumed others would to ,have a great day : )
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Old 01-13-2013, 12:21 PM   #24
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You can't install a second idle pulley. There is no hole to install the pulley. The cougar and focus zetec have different pulley systems
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i should post a picof my engine
i may have the couger engine in my car,it is the exact same one as the link and looks exactly the same where the idler bolts up
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Old 01-13-2013, 11:00 PM   #26
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My point was the pictures / movie you posted didnt show anything to me that showed parts were needed hence the why spend the money for parts you dont need , no you dont have to change the belt just because the head was off that depends more on how many miles were on the engine

Im not happy that I was call to the mat for trying to help , I was the one trying to save you money and use the money spent on not needed parts at the time and spend it on stuff you may need , which we cannot tell what that is till you can give more info

I have been trying to talk you into a datalog NOT a tune , I dont charge to look at datalogs for FF guys and tell you what I see wrong to help fix your problem , borrow a xcal2 , xcal3 this would cost you 0.00 even on Min. wage affordable , so please dont make it sound like I am trying to sell you something that you cannot afford

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Old 01-13-2013, 11:03 PM   #27
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He could borrow mine if he didn't live 3 hours away
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Mail it to him and let him pay shipping , couldnt be that much ?

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pm me zx if you would be down for that i can do it this friday mail it back by next friday ?
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I give you credit for the work you've done, not many would take that on. I'm not sure people realize you are putting a 1999 Cougar engine in a Focus?
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