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  1. MK2 Focus
    Hey everyone! Looking for a little help. I don't know much about cars (I'm slowly learning so I have to rely less on my boyfriends and won't get charged a 'newbie girl' fee at a mechanic). I recently purchased a trade-in Ford Focus 2010 LX (125,000km) from a showroom dealer and I'm having a...
  2. DURATEC Performance (2008-2011)
    Hello Everyone! I'm owning a Ford Focus 1.6 2011. My recent issue is,when you slow down and its not in gear the car switches off. Took it to few mechanic they cannot find the problem. All the time serviced and its in mint condition except this issue. Any ideas? Thanks in advance.
  3. ZETEC Performance (2000-2004)
    Hi I have a 2003 ford focus zx5 and I've been wanting to do some things to increase performance of the engine I always see alot of good info in these threads but where would I start and what would be a good idea for a 17 year old engine with 130,000 miles on it. Any ideas on where I could start?
  4. New Members Check In!
    What is the newest engine that can be put into my 2004 Ford Focus ZX3 2.3L? I am wanting to keep the 2.3L engine, if that is possible. Also I am wanting to do an amateur paint job on my car myself. Just thought I'd throw that in!!
  5. MK1 Focus
    Trying to identify the part name for this bracket on Mk1 focus. Has snapped where it screws in just above the spark plugs. See arrow on photo. Any idea what the part is to get a replacement. Many thanks
  6. General Technical Chat
    Hi All, In desperate need of a right engine mount for the SVT focus, any type, please let me know if you're selling
  7. General Technical Chat
    Hey, I just bought a 2005 Focus ZX3 and I'm experiencing the vibrations possibly related to bad engine mounts. I got the parts I needed and started getting to work on taking out the passenger side mount, when I noticed one of the bolt heads was sheered off, leaving just the stud. The bolt in...
  8. DURATEC Performance (2003-2007)
    I have a 2007 Ford Focus 2.0L MFI DOHC 4cyl and I cannot figure out if it has a timing belt or chain. I cannot figure out if it is a Zetec or a Duratec. Does anybody know?
  9. ZETEC, SVT & SPI Parts (2000-2004)
    Seller: Steve Price: $400 Contact via PM or Phone/Text: (586) 330-9739 I have a spare motor that was supposedly burnt up cyl 2 or something from the previous owner. I got it with the car when I bought it. It has been in a giant Tupperware container packed in Styrofoam for a few years. It's...
  10. Want To Buy
    Thanks for checking this out, I recently got an '01 ford focus zx3, and am seeing if I can find a couple things for it. -A Cold Air Intake -Any engine upgrades-cams, intake, cylinder head assembly. I suppose if you have a turbo kit i'd check it out, but currently wouldn't have all the moneys...
  11. Want To Buy
    Engine Located. Thanks NotReal [twothumbs] I bought a 2003 SVT Roller w/a good tranny. Motor was trashed and head was beyond repair. I am in Central Oklahoma, hoping to find one semi close to me, maybe a state away or so. I prefer an intact engine but I will entertain any and all offers. I did...
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    The spark plug cover i messed up when installing, so ill have to go over the spots i tore up. Other than that, the engine dress-up is lookin pretty decent.
  19. MK1 Focus
    I didnt really know where to post this since its not technically exterior or interior I guess. oh and sorry for the long post ahead of time I'm trying so see what everyone thinks about stainless engine dress-up parts (besides that it will suck to keep clean). I would really love to have some to...
  20. DURATEC Performance (2008-2011)
    OK Fanatics, its time to start building my new engine for the 2010 racing season. [popcorn] Last year I qualified for an SCCA competition license, and ran in two highly modified classes with basically a stock D23. This was because I had swapped a D23 into my 05 ZX3 and added rear discs, so I...