Posted 28 January 2013 - 04:59 PM
hello..thanks for the replys..ive been a bit busy at the moment what with work & the family etc..but its had a few runs down to dorset & surrey & its running fine..but ..ive just recently replaced the 2x rear wheel bearings,2x rear wheel drums rear brake shoes & front left cv boots..re power im not after much mabye 20/30 bhp....i was going to renew the cambelt,waterpump & the clutch for £300 as its got a bad judder in first..also the gear selector is a bit wishy washy..so this will need addressed first..but .i was toying with putting a 2l mondeo zetec silver top in..this seems a cheap & fuss free mod..or is it??..im only running a small universal back box with a 3" pipe on it at the moment.it looks & sounds fine..£45 off e bay...i dont see the point of wasting time & money on my 1.6..or is it ?? what can be done with my 1.6 90 bhp zetec?? as a full system would cost around £400..i can pick up a mondeo lump for around £150 with 130 + bhp??..i suppose il need the ecu & wiring loom etc this would be linked to a full stainless exhaust inc the manifold with a full de cat etc....will i need to upgrade any suspension, braking or ,engine bits??..im now running a set of 16" mondeo multispokes with winter 205 55 16 tyres ...but ive just bought a used set of black 17" multi spoke alloys..with 205 40 17 fulda tyres as im keeping with a yellow & black theme....this is as big as i want to go..any ideas on lowering it a few mm??..im not after turbos or superchargers etc as its a daily driver..for work & the school runs etc..im looking at a max outlay of around £1000..as its getting a full respray next year at £1500..is this viable?? its got a std k& n at the mo..as the std one was toast..any help ideas .photos etc will be appereciated..any members running this car & set up locally..???