engine mods - Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 10-10-03, 06:30 PM Thread Starter
Registered User
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: london essex
Age: 41
Posts: 9
engine mods

hi all. i have a sierra 2.0i ghia, does anyone know any mods for the engine.it's a dohc
gambit_74 is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 10-12-03, 12:23 AM
now with EF power!
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: Rockhampton, QLD
Age: 29
Posts: 891
Re: engine mods

Exhaust, extractors, intake, are a good start.

Then upgrade the cam.

Diff next.

Upgraded engine internals.

Blower or Turbo after that.

It would be a mighty street car then.

1994 EF Falcon.
(4.0 Auto)

Mods List:
Kenwood head deck, Rockford Fosgate Punch Sub and Punch Amp....and hubcaps!!

My Gallery!
Proud TQE Operator
danege is offline  
post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 10-12-03, 09:14 PM
Registered User
SVO XR6's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2003
Location: Perth, WA
Age: 31
Posts: 586
Re: engine mods

Cam then turbo is a nono. If you are going to get a turbo you gotta have a proper turbo cam.

Hold your breath, count to 10, fall apart, start again
SVO XR6 is offline  
post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 10-13-03, 01:46 AM
Whats traction?
xdc351's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: Smokin melb's eastern suburbs
Age: 34
Posts: 2,197
Re: engine mods

For the small amount a cam costs as compared to a turbo installation you might as well get a better cam, then sell it if you decide to go the turbo. Considering doing a turbo properly requires an almost ground up rebuild of the engine including new valve gear, pistons, bearings, etc a turbo ground cam is probably the cheapest part of the whole build!

Just like a Tsunami.
xdc351 is offline  
Sponsored Links

  Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > The Garage - Tech Forums > Engine Specific Tech > Inline 6 Tech
Gear in this thread - Powered by O'Reilly Auto Parts

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Holdens new V6 EED-250 The Pub 52 08-09-03 11:07 PM
Ford Introduces New Duratec Sci Engine With Unique ‘smart Charge Injection’ RPO83 Ford Worldwide News 0 05-14-03 11:59 AM
Ford Motor Company’s 100-millionth V-8 Engine RPO83 Ford Worldwide News 3 04-29-03 08:33 AM
A New Boss Born in Australia RPO83 Ford Worldwide News 0 10-16-02 07:12 PM
BA Falcon Engine Reveal RPO83 Ford Worldwide News 0 09-04-02 08:27 AM

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome