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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 12-12-05, 05:29 AM Thread Starter
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confused 1989 ea fairmont ghia factory turbo

do any of u guys no anyhting about ford ever making a ea fairmont ghia factory turbo. i have just bought a 1989 fairmont ghia thats turbo with a front mount intercooler, factory t5 gearbox and 180,000kms on the clock i was told by the owner that it was factory turbo and was just curios if anyone knew of them or how i might find out about them

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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 12-12-05, 01:53 PM
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Re: 1989 ea fairmont ghia factory turbo

I worked at a major metropolitan Ford dealer from 1986 to 2001 and have never heard of a factory EA turbo. More than likely it was an aftermarket conversion by AIT or someone similar.
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Re: 1989 ea fairmont ghia factory turbo

got any pics?

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Re: 1989 ea fairmont ghia factory turbo

I have a lot of car magazines form 1989/1990. Can have a look and see if there's anything about it.

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Re: 1989 ea fairmont ghia factory turbo

Its an AIT one for sure i have one the same

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Re: 1989 ea fairmont ghia factory turbo

thanks mate i'm just not sure wether the guy i bought it off was spinning shit or not
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Re: 1989 ea fairmont ghia factory turbo

Either AIT or AVO.
Pics would be nice.
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