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View Poll Results: Vote for August ROTM-HIGH MILEAGE SVT
svt1391 39 41.05%
swansong 9 9.47%
Focusology 15 15.79%
Paladin 9 9.47%
FocusOnU2 23 24.21%
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Old 08-02-2013, 01:26 PM   #1
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Vote for August ROTM-HIGH MILEAGE SVT

Here are the nominees:

SVT1391
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Performance:

Short ram intake w/ k&n cone filter
...that's it lol

Exterior:

St170 grill
Euro tail lights
Led license plate lights
Euro rear bumper (coming soon)
38% front windows 5% rear tint
Orange led city lights
Yellow fog lights w/ fog light mod

Interior:

#13 pool ball shift knob

Suspension:

Ksport control pro coilovers
Spc rear camber arms

Wheels/Tires:

Sportmax 050 17x8 et38
Falken 512's 205/40

Audio:

Kenwood kvt 516
Polk db components (front)
Polk db 6x8 (rear)
Kenwood excelon 600-4 four channel
Mtx 942 sub amp
Mtx 9500 sub
Rockford wiring throughout, 0ga power wire, 12ga to each speaker

Still has a looong way to go but projects are never done. Since May she has unfortunately become my daily driver as I sold my truck. In the process of getting a house at the moment but another car will be here soon so I can have more time to park her and give her the goodies she deserves. Just clicked over 111,000 last friday and every mile still brings a grin







SWAMSONG
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Side:


Lowered and Shiny:


Front End:


Interior:


Car Show:


Doing Hatchback Things (Same day as the car show!)


Stock Features:
  • Winter Package, Audiophile Package

Current Performance Modifications:
  • Tom's tune
  • Borla exhaust, with resonator
  • 8mm blue CFM plug wires
  • K&N panel filter
  • CFM adjustable STS
  • FRPP lowering springs
  • Centric Street brake rotors
  • Hawk HPS brake pads

Current Interior Modifications
  • Painted Radio and Instrument Bezel
  • Audio: Xtreme 4 channel amp (doors), Phoenix Gold mono amp (sub), Alpine CD-9885 head unit, JL 8" Sub.

Current Exterior Modifications
  • Painted Mach HID's
  • Hoen Xenonmatch foglight bulbs, foglight mod
  • Clear corner lights with Hoen Chromium indicators
  • 'SVT' brake light cover
  • Blue painted brake calipers
  • White plastidipped 5-spokes
  • Euro grille
  • Steeda Sidewinder graphic
  • '1654' Blue build number graphic

FOCUSOLOGY
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Engine:
-AEM Cold Air Intake
-Dominant Engineering Off Road Pipe
-HKS Hi-Power Cat back Exhaust
-Ford Racing 9mm plug wires
-Focus Central Under Drive Pulley
-Steeda Side Motor Mounts
-CFM dogbone Motor Mount
-Tom's Tune

Suspension:
-Focus Sport front strut bar
-K-Sport adjustable coilovers
-Eibach front and rear sway bars
-Massive rear camber arms

Exterior:
-Ford Edge rear wiper arm
-Euro facelift grille
-Yellow Lamin-x fogs
-3K fog light bulbs
-2003 Cobra Replica wheels
-20% window tint
-TFB Design emblem overlays

Interior:
-JVC headunit
-Corbeau Forza racing seat and bracket
-Wood grain radio bezel
-Steeda short throw shifter
-Billy Club shift knob
-ST170 center console (yet to install)









(older pic)



PALADIN
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VEHICLE: 2003 focus zx3 advancetrac (originally what it was)

POWERTRAIN:
- full svt focus power train swap done at 180k on the chassis, engine had 67k at time of swap, now showing over 120k on the odometer.
- Clutch masters stage 3 full faced clutch with lightweight flywheel
- Omni speed dropped battery mount with braille 17lb. battery
- C-F-M billet DSI lever
- C-F-M red silicon intake couplers
- K&N drop in panel filter
- Massive speed system fuel pressure gauge and adapter
- AEM polished adjustable cam gear on exhaust cam
- Wrapped stock svt header
- C-F-M updated off road pipe
- Custom cut cam cover
- Big 3 wiring upgrade
- C-F-M short throw shifter
- BORLA SVTF 2.5 inch full stainless catback
- Turbo Tom SVT drive-ability tune

INTERIOR:
- Full svt blue interior swap with heated seats
- Euro blackwood HVAC surround with functional clock
- WC lathe werks shift lever extension with modified stock shift knob

ICE:
- ALPINE 9835 cd player with ipod control (hidden in ash tray/ coin tray)
- Audiophile front speakers
- MTX JH805 5 channel amplifier
- POLK MOMO 1040 DVC 10" sub woofer in custom sealed box
- 4 gauge amp wiring.

SUSPENSION:
- SALEEN / EIBACH 2 inch drop springs
- EIBACH front and rear sway bars (forget the size)
- KONI orange shocks and struts
- MOOG endlinks
- OG focus sport strut tower bars front and rear

WHEELS, TIRES, BRAKES
- 17x7 inch CHROME svt five spoke wheels
- ARP extended studs
- 215-45-17 BF Goodrich G- force KDW2 tires
- FRPP rally brake kit with 280mm front rotors and svt rear brake setup.

BODY:
- MACH hid headlamps
- Euro lower grille with fogs
- SVT upper grille
- Hood spaced with washers
- SAP hatch wing plastidipped black
- SVT heated mirrors with black caps
- SVT rear bumper
- Ford EDGE rear wiper
- Smoked tail lamps with niteshade
- 50% tint on front windows rear windows tinted 45%

FOCUSONU2
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mods are:
kenwood head unit

Centric rotors
Russell ss brake lines
ceramic pads

Massive plug wires
MSD coil
K&N short ram intake
65mm tb
Steeda short throw shifter
Tom's tune
All 3 VF mounts

And my car has 211,000 miles on the clock
Voting ends August 12th!


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Old 08-02-2013, 01:41 PM   #2
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Love the group of cars in this month's ROTM. Good luck to everyone! I'm withholding my vote until FocusOnU2's pics come up.

My car has 139,500 miles by the way.
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Old 08-02-2013, 01:44 PM   #3
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These are all beautiful cars!! I can't see pictures of FOCUSONU2's car though. Gonna be a touch decision without seeing those.
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Old 08-02-2013, 02:01 PM   #4
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I sent him a PM to let him know.
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Old 08-02-2013, 04:00 PM   #5
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I put my biased vote in ;)

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Old 08-02-2013, 04:41 PM   #6
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give me just a bit.....i'll have them up shortly


edit------just sent some quick pics to Chick. Sorry for the problem!!!
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Old 08-02-2013, 04:55 PM   #7
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Hey, no problem.

Fixed it for ya.
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Old 08-02-2013, 05:36 PM   #8
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Sucks that I have a low miles svt :(
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Sucks that I have a low miles svt :(
We might do a low mileage SVT ROTM sometime soon so be on the lookout for it.
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