what to do b4 i get my s/c - Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum
Ford Focus Forum
HomeContact UsAbout UsGalleryDiscussion ForumsMarketplace


Go Back   Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum > Ford Focus Tech Discussions > General Forced Induction

General Forced Induction The place to chat about turbochargers, superchargers nitrous systems and custom engine fabrications.

Search This Forum | Image Search | Advanced Search    
Ford Focus Tire & Wheels FocusFanatics Merchandise

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 12-17-2003, 04:19 PM   #1
H&Rzx3
Focus Addict
 
H&Rzx3's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Fan#: 159
Location: Northern VA / WVU
What I Drive: SVTF 2-door

Posts: 565
FF Reputation: 1 H&Rzx3 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (1)
what to do b4 i get my s/c

just as the title says, what to do b4 i get my supercharger. i plan on getting the vortech and i was wondering what would be the best to do to the engine to get it ready for the s/c. i'm getting the focussport race header and flex pipe and thermal cat back so far. just wondering what else i should get in the way of cams, new head, pistons, etc. thanks


__________________
Andy

2002 Pitch Black SVT Focus

+ Audiophile Sound System
+ Magnaflow Cat-back exhaust
+ Focus-Central off-road pipe
+ OZ Superleggera wheels

SVT Squad #132
H&Rzx3 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 12-17-2003, 05:09 PM   #2
drewzx3
Focus Fanatic
 
drewzx3's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Fan#: 1213
Location: louisiana
What I Drive: silver 01 zx3

Posts: 2,131
FF Reputation: 1 drewzx3 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (2)
2.5" exhaust. 65mm throttle body.
drewzx3 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-17-2003, 11:33 PM   #3
EuroZX3
Focus Fanatic
 
EuroZX3's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Fan#: 39
Location: Denver, CO
What I Drive: 05 Black Scion TC

Posts: 3,861
FF Reputation: 1 EuroZX3 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (7)
stage 1 cams, cam gears, low comp pistons, and forged rods. then talk to vortech about getting your boost up safely. lsd, new clutch, new flywheel would be nice too. larger injectors.
__________________
Quote:
Originally posted by darkpuppet
needs more cowbell
EuroZX3 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-18-2003, 01:15 AM   #4
H&Rzx3
Focus Addict
 
H&Rzx3's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Fan#: 159
Location: Northern VA / WVU
What I Drive: SVTF 2-door

Posts: 565
FF Reputation: 1 H&Rzx3 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (1)
aight aight. all good suggestions. thanks
__________________
Andy

2002 Pitch Black SVT Focus

+ Audiophile Sound System
+ Magnaflow Cat-back exhaust
+ Focus-Central off-road pipe
+ OZ Superleggera wheels

SVT Squad #132
H&Rzx3 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-18-2003, 08:43 AM   #5
1turbofocus
FF Affiliate
 
1turbofocus's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Fan#: 1123
Location: Belmont, NC
What I Drive: 2000 ZX3 / 2002 SVT Turbocharged

Posts: 22,206
Points 51,351, Level 100
Points: 51,351, Level: 100 Points: 51,351, Level: 100 Points: 51,351, Level: 100
Level Up 0% Completed
Level up: 0% Level up: 0% Level up: 0%
Forum Activity 27%
Activity: 27% Activity: 27% Activity: 27%
FF Reputation: 154 1turbofocus Excellent Standing Member 1turbofocus Excellent Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (28)
What prices have you got on your kit so far

Tom
__________________
Focus-Power: Your #1 Source for Ford Focus Speed, Tuning & Performance!

Customer Support
AIM: hpdyno
Email: hpdyno@aol.com
Phone: 704-249-3745
Site: focus-power.com

Elder 1turbofocus
1turbofocus is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-18-2003, 11:30 AM   #6
H&Rzx3
Focus Addict
 
H&Rzx3's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Fan#: 159
Location: Northern VA / WVU
What I Drive: SVTF 2-door

Posts: 565
FF Reputation: 1 H&Rzx3 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (1)
i havent looked yet. i'm in the beginning stages and wont look for prices until i finally have some work done on my motor.
__________________
Andy

2002 Pitch Black SVT Focus

+ Audiophile Sound System
+ Magnaflow Cat-back exhaust
+ Focus-Central off-road pipe
+ OZ Superleggera wheels

SVT Squad #132
H&Rzx3 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Bookmarks & Social Networks

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
HELP w/ Jackson S/C Install lexasgs400 General Forced Induction 6 09-11-2006 02:24 AM
2004 SVT jackson s/c install lexasgs400 General Forced Induction 2 09-01-2006 07:48 PM
turbo of S/C iceman78935 General Forced Induction 27 04-04-2006 09:19 PM
Procharger S/C? Iarmeister General Forced Induction 40 02-16-2005 07:55 PM
Turbo and or S/C. svt medic General Forced Induction 5 12-30-2004 09:28 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:08 AM.


Copyright 2002-2014 FocusFanatics.com. All Rights Reserved : Privacy Policy : Advertise Information

Focus Fanatics Ford Focus Forum offers many fun ways for you to engage with other Ford Focus Owners from across the world. Whether it be about the aftermarket performance modifications, technical how-to's, European tuned suspension or awesome fuel economy similar to the Audi S3, Ford Fusion and Acura TLX. You can find all Ford Focus and Focus ST related information here. Join our Ford Focus discussion forums and chat with local Focus enthusiasts in your area. Challenger Hellcat - Charger Hellcat