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Old 08-06-2014, 04:45 PM   #1
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Finally getting a start on my car mods

Bit the bullet and ordered my FSWERKS kit this week. Should be seeing it by the end of next week. Plan is to leave it at 8 psi until I get the clutch and lsd installed. Ultimately shooting for 300+ whp after I get the funds for rods, pistons, and hardware. Should be a quick and painless install, just happy to finally get things moving.


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Old 08-07-2014, 09:17 AM   #2
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Good luck! I think a turbo is the perfect place to start. Skip all the little stuff!
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Old 08-07-2014, 09:43 AM   #3
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Good luck! I think a turbo is the perfect place to start. Skip all the little stuff!
Same thing I was thinking. I didn't want a built engine and no power to go with it, same for clutch and lsd. This way I get to enjoy it a bit as I build it to handle more power. I just went with the gt28rs to make sure I had something to grow into.
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You'll love the boost wave!!!! What other options did you order?
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You'll love the boost wave!!!! What other options did you order?
Just the 28rs. Vic said they had got 396 with the 2.5 downpipe, so I saw no reason to go to a 3 in. downpipe when the rest of the exhaust is 2.5. Already have a chosworth intake waiting to go on.
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chosworth huh lmao, car ran awesome and looked good like always !
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chosworth huh lmao, car ran awesome and looked good like always !
THX, running better now. Had a bad tank of gas. I know of 1 place not to get gas now. Should have the LSD by the end of year. When are we getting started on yours?
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Just the 28rs. Vic said they had got 396 with the 2.5 downpipe, so I saw no reason to go to a 3 in. downpipe when the rest of the exhaust is 2.5. Already have a chosworth intake waiting to go on.
That sounds awesome. Don't forget to carrier bearings, speed sensor & use the spendy Ford diff oil.
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THX, running better now. Had a bad tank of gas. I know of 1 place not to get gas now. Should have the LSD by the end of year. When are we getting started on yours?
hopefully very soon im tired of seeing it collect spider webs, as soon as i get paid for this job i just finished i get buy the wife a new washer the im hopefully gonna get everything off to machine shop .
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Old 10-24-2014, 08:19 PM   #10
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Finally getting around to installing my chosworth intake. Hopefully I'll have it done by tomorrow and driveable. Not exactly a bolt on install for the 2010.
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