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Old 11-10-2013, 09:48 PM   #1
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what to do next need help?

have a 2012 focus se hatching looking for what to do next

already have fswerks race exhaust and steeda CAI lookinf for what to do next?

also just installed cai should i remove the snorkel?


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Old 11-11-2013, 12:47 AM   #2
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YES! And did you already get a tune?
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Old 11-11-2013, 02:05 AM   #3
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Old 11-11-2013, 05:47 AM   #4
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I would suggest an xcal tuner and custom tune to tie it all together and a header.
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Old 11-11-2013, 09:50 AM   #5
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No tune not really sure how to go about that

What does removing the snorkel do?

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Removing the snorkel provides better airflow to your cai. And a tune will make your car perform 10x better especially with your mods. Use the search tool there's a good thread on how to do your snorkel removal also use it to read up on tuners. Also a rear motor mount would be nice
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Old 11-11-2013, 11:18 AM   #7
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Get a tune should be next on list
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Old 11-11-2013, 11:22 AM   #8
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going to remove the snorkel now
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Old 11-11-2013, 11:31 AM   #9
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I'm kinda stuck in the same boat you are in. Except I have a tune...

Maybe I am just not used to modding cars but the tune was underwhelming at best. Sure it is slightly more responsive but for 400$ I would have rather saved my money. It does sound like people get varied results based on how well your focus ran prior to the tune.
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Old 11-11-2013, 12:11 PM   #10
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removed the snorkel but really have no idea about tunes
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