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 Post subject: my ef turbo build
Posted: Mon Jun 21, 2010 8:27 pm 
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hi all
ive decided to go turbo on my ef, i brought the parts off a fellow FM'der. i still need a few parts like intercooler piping, oil lines, dump pipe, and a few other bits and pieces but the main parts i have!

my turbo setup will consist of
home made turbo manifold from steampipe
Holset HX35W turbo charger
Siemens Deka 630cc squirters
Bosch 044 fuel pump
intercooler 600x300x75
Haltech E6X ecu

my ef has been modded alot since i got it but i never done a built thread on it , so thats why im starting on now, if anyone has any tips or comments feel free to post,
because i think ill need some help turbo'n my falcon lol

cheers guys

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 Post subject: Re: my ef turbo build
Posted: Mon Jun 21, 2010 8:40 pm 
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Reading you signature it says 2.5 exhaust, go the 3 inch, will suit the turbo much better. Anywho nice build will be a rocket with the hair drier on it.

 

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 Post subject: Re: my ef turbo build
Posted: Mon Jun 21, 2010 9:09 pm 
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yeeh ive been meaning to change my sig!! but yeh im hoping it goes good :D

 

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Dark Agents,Sunroof, bilstein shocks, 6000k HIDS, 329 mm slotted rotors, twin pot calipers , Climate Control, GarrettT04 turbo,log manifold, crow turbo cam, microtech lt10c, 42lb injectors , 044, surge tank , T56 , rebuilt bottom end , alloy plenum .

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 Post subject: Re: my ef turbo build
Posted: Mon Jun 21, 2010 9:24 pm 
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I have a slight feeling with that gear you won't need to hope for good power, my guess 220+. what pound you looking at running?

 

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 Post subject: Re: my ef turbo build
Posted: Mon Jun 21, 2010 9:30 pm 
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ahah yeh lol i was gonna run about 8-10 psi no more , i wanna keep the stock motor, btr and diff , but ill be getting a lsd, i dont want anything crazy just a quick falcon with a good 1/4 time.
10 psi will do me..

 

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 Post subject: Re: my ef turbo build
Posted: Mon Jun 21, 2010 9:36 pm 
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A nice 5 speed conversion with the turbs and LSD will make it a wild ride!

 

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 Post subject: Re: my ef turbo build
Posted: Mon Jun 21, 2010 9:43 pm 
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So how long till all these go fast bits go in? The weekend is only 4 days away.

 

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 Post subject: Re: my ef turbo build
Posted: Mon Jun 21, 2010 9:44 pm 
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i was going to go 5 speed but i got a shift kit and now i dont mind the auto, also isnt auto better for a turbo, cause iv read that the t5 wont handle alot of boost??

 

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 Post subject: Re: my ef turbo build
Posted: Mon Jun 21, 2010 9:47 pm 
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DormanAU wrote:
So how long till all these go fast bits go in? The weekend is only 4 days away.


id love for it to be finished by the weekend, but i need to find someone or a place who will bend / weld my intercooler pipes, then i need oil lines, a dump pipe welded up, and need it to be road tuned, which im attempting my self, so when i get all those parts shes goin in:)

 

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 Post subject: Re: my ef turbo build
Posted: Mon Jun 21, 2010 9:58 pm 
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Yeah I know the feeling, I want to get my cyl head done but everything gets in the way. I'll will be watching this build. Really hope you get the out come your looking for.

 

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 Post subject: Re: my ef turbo build
Posted: Mon Jun 21, 2010 10:02 pm 
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yeh im hoping it all goes to plan, i think road tuning it myself might be the hardest part lol

 

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 Post subject: Re: my ef turbo build
Posted: Mon Jun 21, 2010 10:03 pm 
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before you do anything, make sure you replace the head gasket with a MLS gasket, will save you alot of work.

 

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 Post subject: Re: my ef turbo build
Posted: Mon Jun 21, 2010 10:12 pm 
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hmm i wasnt too keen on replacing the head gasket, but ill do it if it's gonna end up blowing with the turbo on, will save me replacing it later

 

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 Post subject: Re: my ef turbo build
Posted: Mon Jun 21, 2010 10:18 pm 
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i found out the hard way, changed two of them before the MLS. grab your self a genuine ford AU gasket they are a MLS gasket, around the $100 mark.

 

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 Post subject: Re: my ef turbo build
Posted: Mon Jun 21, 2010 10:20 pm 
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does it blow under a certain boost mark? say around 10psi??

 

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