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if anyone has seen there motor torquing back and forth with letting out the clutch in gear... well it moves a lot. plus i had a strange noise that would take place when letting the clutch out at a stop and i thought this might fix it, since everything else Ive tried hasn't worked. so i decided to buy the Ingalls stiffy, even though it was designed for the the zetec only. i saw that 03orangesvt had done it before, so i decided to give it a shot....

so i started off by marking the brackets where it needed cutting. i took out about 3/4" to get the bracket behind the motor mount, then welded on a piece of metal to strengthen the bracket. next i welded on a 1/8" thick washer on the back of the second bracket to account for the wider mounting studs on the motor. it might sound confusing so this is why i took pics.
 

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it works good, feels more responsive getting up from a stop, and a peace of mind knowing the engine is rolling around under the hood. im happy with it.
 

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^^^ and i though i was the only one....lol....slight increase but not as much as i thought.
 

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Looking good! I've always wanted to give mine a "stiffy" but dont have the welding skills, or tools to modify the mount....
 

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Very nice! If you don't mind, how much did that set you back? I wouldn't mind getting one.
 

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got from CFM, it was about $150.
 

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Any increase in vibration like a poly mount? That looks really nice; you need to bring that car out when we start having meets again in the spring. [:)]
 

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not enough vibration..my girlfriend still wont ride in the car with me..[hihi]
 

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Glad to see more SVT owners getting stiffy's.

That reminds me, anyone see that South Park episode with the parody on the Hardy Boys? "I'm totally getting a raging clue"
 

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this is turning into a very suggestive thread....lol
 

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it defiantly will, feels a lot tighter then before.
 

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<cough><cough>

i dont think so

im surprised no women have posted in this thread.

Im happy you molested your stiffy to make it fit where it wasnt intended[thumb]
 

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it hurt to deform it at first but it was well worth it.
 
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