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New St owner

Postby Roku » Thu Aug 10, 2017 10:40 am

Hi Guys,
Wanted to introduce myself.
After owning 2 Subaru STi's, I have now landed in an 08 Focus ST.
I test drove a few GTI's and S3's but didn't really get that driver experience feedback until I took a chance and test drove the ST.
Was not into ford but thats changed as fast as I had tons of wheel spin :D I must say the amount of value in these cars vs the price you pay is really impressive.

So! Onto the car...
Mods so far is:
SAIC intercooler, SAIC intake with bmc filter, rs ecu cover, SAIC downpipe, power brake disc all round with mintex pads.
Wheels are dark greyish
It has a st2 masstronix file done by the previous owner

To do:
Change the map to FRnR ( Any one has experience with them? I'd appreciate the advice )
Power steering is making an annoying whine, gonna flush it and put liqui moly ( hope it helps )
And then some cosmetic mods:)

Ps. Is there any ST groups/owners in the centurion area? would love to chat and learn a more about the car from other owners.

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Re: New St owner

Postby convict 66 » Thu Aug 10, 2017 11:03 am

the power steering whine will stay there as it is what it is
can also go revo as its also been proven to work well with the focus st's

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Re: New St owner

Postby Random-Hero » Thu Aug 10, 2017 2:03 pm

Sup sup you can send me your details I will add you to the PTA group if you like. Welcome bud and enjoy your stay.
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Re: New St owner

Postby Roku » Thu Aug 10, 2017 2:56 pm

Thanks guys, sure bud, please add me 073 four seven 3 five zero four 9. Sorry i cant send messages yet.

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Re: New St owner

Postby DURATEC80 » Thu Aug 10, 2017 9:36 pm

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2011 Ford Focus ST
Dreamscience Software
Bar & Plate Intercooler
Boostworx Intake & RS Ecu Cover
Powerflow Exhaust System
RS Oil Cooler
RS Recirculation Valve
RS Rims With H&R Spacers
H&R Springs
Poly Torque Mount

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Re: New St owner

Postby juju1 » Fri Aug 11, 2017 9:50 am

welcome enjoy
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Re: New St owner

Postby German » Sat Aug 12, 2017 5:52 pm

Car looks clean! Very nice and congratulations!

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Re: New St owner

Postby Roku » Mon Aug 14, 2017 11:58 am

Thanks dude,
Just did the liqui moly fluid change ( oil + power steering )
Is there any other better than oem parts that the guys use, for example, spark plugs, hpfp, etc etc?
Also is there a shorter aerial option? Feel the oem one is so long.

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Re: New St owner

Postby DURATEC80 » Mon Aug 14, 2017 11:02 pm

Hey Roku
First off i going to love that car..

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2011 Ford Focus ST
Dreamscience Software
Bar & Plate Intercooler
Boostworx Intake & RS Ecu Cover
Powerflow Exhaust System
RS Oil Cooler
RS Recirculation Valve
RS Rims With H&R Spacers
H&R Springs
Poly Torque Mount

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Re: New St owner

Postby DURATEC80 » Mon Aug 14, 2017 11:04 pm

DURATEC80 wrote:Hey Roku
First off i going to love that car..

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Had a 2011 ST3..
Have a group up on fb if u keen... search for PETROLHEADZ

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2011 Ford Focus ST
Dreamscience Software
Bar & Plate Intercooler
Boostworx Intake & RS Ecu Cover
Powerflow Exhaust System
RS Oil Cooler
RS Recirculation Valve
RS Rims With H&R Spacers
H&R Springs
Poly Torque Mount

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Re: New St owner

Postby Stu » Tue Aug 15, 2017 7:18 am

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Re: New St owner

Postby Roku » Tue Aug 15, 2017 9:30 am

Thanks dude, I see you have a rs oil cooler listed under your mods, whats that for? Please dont say to cool the oil haha.

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