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Old 08-21-2010, 12:28 PM   #54721
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i think main reason why its there is to reduce the noise of the engine, maybe lil with heat too?

not all 00-04 foci came with them. my 05 st and my mum's 06 zx4 both did not come with one
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Old 08-21-2010, 03:08 PM   #54722
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Old 08-21-2010, 03:52 PM   #54723
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i decided to save some money and just installed my rear dogbone. andrei helped me a bit before he had to leave to go study. lil test run and so far im loving it. as i accelerate u can feel a lil more vibration but not much at all. its shame its raining. really wanted to test it out.
finally fixed my corroded battery terminal, was going to install my new tb but cant find it. fail
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Old 08-21-2010, 04:57 PM   #54724
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i think main reason why its there is to reduce the noise of the engine, maybe lil with heat too?

not all 00-04 foci came with them. my 05 st and my mum's 06 zx4 both did not come with one
They should have come with one, helps with heat and noise. You can run without one, but over time it will only cause your hood to seperate from the under-frame work and can lead to paint failure.

i replaced my ugly factory one with this.....

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Old 08-21-2010, 07:05 PM   #54725
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ok thanks.

i found the throttle body and installed it. i like it, dont know why people with manual duratecs dont like it? makes a lot of difference in response.

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old dogbone...


and when u run out of lube. hand lotion helps...


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Old 08-21-2010, 08:56 PM   #54726
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Old 08-21-2010, 10:00 PM   #54727
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well steve said my snout bearings are shot so i just ordered a rebuild kit and guess im going to be doing next weekend..........

jeff i have a driveway queen like you did HAHAHAHA
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Old 08-22-2010, 12:53 AM   #54728
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