Camshafts - Focus Fanatics
Ford Focus Forum
HomeContact UsAbout UsGalleryDiscussion ForumsMarketplace

Go Back   Focus Fanatics > Ford Focus First Generation > ZETEC Performance (2000-2004)

ZETEC Performance (2000-2004) The place to chat about any 2.0L Zetec engine performance, tuning and exhaust related upgrades.

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

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-02-2005, 01:13 PM   #1
Focus Racer S2
Focus Fanatic
Focus Racer S2's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2004
Fan#: 14203
Location: San Juan, Puerto Rico
What I Drive: 2002 Egg Yolk Yellow ZX3 ATX

Posts: 1,810
FF Reputation: 1 Focus Racer S2 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)

This may sound like a noobie question but I need to be sure. I wanna buy a set of camshafts. Keep in mind my Focus is a 2002 Automatic. I was wandering in the New Edge Performance Website and I saw the CROWER camshafts and the really caught my eye. It says:Stage 1- Automatic or mild turbo/supercharger. Will they work on my car????????? And the most important thing of all. Is it a good idea to buy these along with a set of camgears.

Please let me know. And if anyone has bought these and installed them on an ATX ZX3 tell me your thoughts and opinions and in what way did you tune them in your ATX.


<---<<Zetec Crew #66 / ATX Faction #21>>-->
To modify or not to modify ? ? ? That is the question right now ! ! !
Focus Racer S2 is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old 05-02-2005, 01:17 PM   #2
AKA Toyotech
Kicknzx3's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2003
Fan#: 9
Location: Oak Ridge, NJ
What I Drive: A few

Posts: 4,043
FF Reputation: 1 Kicknzx3 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (4)
yes they will work in your car and yest u should get cam gears.

tuning would be by dyno with use of the cam gears to change cam timing
2012 Toyota Camry SE
2012 Chevy Cruze LT/RS
2006 Ford Escape XLE V6
1991 Ford Mustang LX/5.0
Kicknzx3 is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 05-03-2005, 01:03 AM   #3
Focus Jr. Enthusiast
Join Date: Mar 2005
Fan#: 19994
Location: Phoenix
What I Drive: zx2 s/r

Posts: 36
FF Reputation: 1 bikerzx2 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)

be carefull though. the variable cam timing gets in the way of cam gears. unless you disable it. which isn't worth it. you would loose power
[ kamikaze header, aem alterntor pullie, k&n air filter, iceman intake, eibach suspension, tokiyo struts, b&m short shifter, 4 wheel disc brake, and about 150 horse power stock with a weight of 2375... plus the to 12' subs.. AWESOME
bikerzx2 is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 05-03-2005, 01:17 AM   #4
Focus Enthusiast
Join Date: Jun 2003
Fan#: 66
Location: Surrey, BC
What I Drive: 2004 Black ZX3 Premium

Posts: 523
FF Reputation: 1 EnigmaZV Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
His is an automatic. The only Focus with variable cam timing is the SVT, so he won't have any problems.
EnigmaZV is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 05-03-2005, 01:28 AM   #5
Focus Rookie
Join Date: Mar 2004
Fan#: 5625
Location: Kailua-Kona,Hi
What I Drive: 00 Midnight Blue ZX3

Posts: 15
FF Reputation: 1 HawaiianBassHead Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (1)
I know a guy with 1st gen-crower 2's in his zx3 autotragic. Didn't tell me of any problems other than idle.
2005 Canteen green crew cab titan mines

2004 Jetta GLS 1.8T wifes
HawaiianBassHead is offline  
    Reply With Quote

Bookmarks & Social Networks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not 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

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:38 PM.

Copyright 2002-2014 All Rights Reserved : Terms of Use : Privacy Policy : Advertise Information : Site Map

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 Acura TLX or Fiesta ST. 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.