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Old 01-14-2009, 12:30 PM   #1
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One of the most getto setups ive seen in along time. Discuss
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what motor is that?
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the position of that shifter looks downright painful. i've seen some weird setups on older vw's, but that pretty much matches anything i've seen from that crowd.
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Nevermind, intake is on the right.
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Old 01-14-2009, 12:46 PM   #7
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what motor is that?


no really, what motor is it.


I say buy that **** and overhaul it!!!! I wonder what tranny & rear it has.
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Old 01-14-2009, 12:52 PM   #8
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I wanna say Volvo.
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Old 01-14-2009, 12:52 PM   #9
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can you check your oil through the eyeball vent?
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What's so ghetto about it? The stick shift? That's all I see. They did a damn good job on the motor mounts and pulley bracket IMO. Yes, the firewall mod could've been painted, but I don't think they were interested in pretty.
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my guess is that its a ford motor. its a fwd motor for sure. that shifter was hanging on nothing as the tranny and read end was removed. looking at it, it had a supercharger on it at some point also.
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supercharged Ecotec?
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thats what im thinking^^^
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Old 01-14-2009, 01:06 PM   #14
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Custom supercharger work... so safe to assume it isn't a factory SC motor?

Looks to be chain drive?

Composite one piece valve cover?

I'm really going through motor ideas here... not finding visual matches... its annoying
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ford zetec:



getting warmer.
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shifter position looks old-school alfa romeo-ish

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that giant "can" on the intake side of the cam cover should be a giveaway
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I'm going with a ford focus motor.... pic to follow.







valve cover (besides that odd port), coolant port, and two pullies match perfectly.
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that giant "can" on the intake side of the cam cover should be a giveaway
intake side is on the driver's side, no? i see injector holes.

and I think that "can" is oil filler hole.
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