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#1 messsi



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Posted 13 March 2011 - 02:48 PM

hey there, iam looking into a way of improving my performance of my car its a 1.6 mk 2 focus. im not looking for pointless chavvy' performance unless it actuallly works (exhaust, induction) an anyways of improving fuel eco if !Removed! possible to improve both performance an eco?!

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#2 lockstien



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Posted 13 March 2011 - 07:16 PM

I've heard of a chip upgrade called Bluefin which might be what you're looking for. Haven't got it myself but some people on here will probably be able to give you more info.

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Posted 14 March 2011 - 08:06 AM

You can always look at "tuning boxes" they can give good torque lower down the revs (they can also improve your MPG), so this is a good place to start. you can change the settings so you can have the higher settings = more power, less MPG, or you can go lower down the settings which is more eco less power. They only "trick" the ECU into injecting more / less fuel.

Upgrading the likes of the exhaust can give you up to another 15bhp, the induction kit could probably give you another 20-30 so, these are things that can help, but it all depends on wether you want to sacrifice your fuel, as these will pretty much reduce your average MPG.

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