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Old 04-02-2010, 01:34 PM   #1
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Began work to the SVT! (lots-o-pics!)

Weather has finally came around so I headed out to the garage and put the car up in the air and started to work...







Some of the items for the SVT/F2/RS!!





Suspension bushings (Prothane)...fronts already done.
Exhaust wrap
Silicone hoses
15mm wheels spacers
FRP RS quarters and fenders
S-belt, idler and tensioner
Fuel filter
CFM intake runner hoses
Russel braided lines
CFM thermostat

Did I forget anything??

So, got the coolant hoses on today...





Used one of the lines for draining the rad...



Pulled the fuel filter...this is what 250,000Km gets ya!







Also got the header off...need to weld a leak at one of the heat shield bungs before I can wrap 'er...



Oh, here is the CFM hi-flo cat I put on last year...



One thing...I'm noticing an oily residue here (AC compressor?)



Maybe leaking off the valve cover? Seems to be leaking...?


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Talk about a good overhaul of the parts.

Nice. Did you replace your Fuel Pump as well?

Have fun installing everything ... good luck getting it to where you want.

Look forward to seeing the fenders on when you are done.

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Talk about a good overhaul of the parts.

Nice. Did you replace your Fuel Pump as well?

Have fun installing everything ... good luck getting it to where you want.

Look forward to seeing the fenders on when you are done.

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Hey, thanks!!
Yeah, I should be doing the fuel pump and water pump as well...not to mention (maybe) the alternator...

I forgot to mention the SouthBend stage I clutch that I also plan on doing...(not pictured...in the basement)
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Old 04-02-2010, 08:23 PM   #4
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Here's the Southbend clutch/flywheel (Stage I)

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Good choice. I have stg 3 and it's nice. Gets a little tiring in traffic but it's fairly easy to drive and has taken the abuse from going to the drag strip a few times.
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dam rust , happy i dont got to deal with that crap
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Old 04-02-2010, 11:13 PM   #7
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I'll likely replace the oil pan...
And do some spot repairs underneath in a few spots...
Suspension parts will get some cleaning as they come off (for bushings).

There is a How-To for the clutch in the forums...and I have a Focus repair manual. I'm pretty confident I can do it myself...
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Way that stuff coming out the fuel filter looks horrible Don't you agree Raymond j/k

I always wondered what the silicone hoses would look like in a car.
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When the filter first come off, it looked like it was running clear...but when I tipped it, rusty mud started coming out!
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Good luck with all of the installing. May the god of Snapon smile upon you. LOL!
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