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#16 jeebowhite

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Posted 22 February 2013 - 02:21 PM

sounds interesting, I have to be honest, I really wouldn't like the idea of a blown turbo on a 1.0 petrol in a Focus (if and when it goes), but I suppose its no worse than a diesel going (even a 1.6 or larger)...

I wonder if any owners have clocked a high mileage in it yet, and how it handles higher up the the odometer on a day to day basis!

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#17 andygayle83

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Posted 22 February 2013 - 02:37 PM

i would imagine they are put under quite alot of stress so wouldnt like to be owning one at 75k on the clock or upwards. i generally change car every 20k anyway but i think there may be afew problems starting to arise in 5 years or so

#18 artscot79

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Posted 23 February 2013 - 01:29 AM

The ti vct makes a difference in the 1.6 so with a smaller lighter engine its going to be noticeable even the 1.6 wants to shift and its a lot heavier


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