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Member Since 16 Jun 2012
Offline Last Active Aug 04 2013 04:11 PM

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Egr Blank And Dtuk Eco Tuning Box

27 May 2013 - 07:01 PM

well just like too share my reports on the egr blank/dtuk eco box...on a euro 3 1.8tdci... fitted the blank a week ago,simple job did not remove anything apart from 10mm bolts on egr pipe, what a difference its made the lag/flat spot has totally gone... this for my wife was dangerous specially pulling out of junctions!before fitting the blank I cleaned out inlet best I could without removing it... using pipe cleaners and carb cleaner. before we fitted blank town driving was 37mpg on trip at first it went down to 35 but now after aprox 100 mile of town driving its 40mpg def best mod on a 1.8 tdci engine for price of a gel badge, the black smoke on load seems to have gone too.today I fitted a second hand dtuk eco tuning box of ebay for 75 pound its on standard setting ive covered 50 mile seems very good on low down power really torquey pulls well now in 3rd/4th and now reading 45mpg this was town/motorway mix.

I also have a panal filter to fit try make car breath a bit better!
on a side note bit confused how to change settings on box. sure it says turn adjuster anti clock for bit more power/torque?i now its a eco box but we tow so might need that bit more torque if any one can shed some light.

Wifes Focus Finally Complete Pics

06 July 2012 - 09:26 PM

finally got the wifes car on the road...story bought 08 ford focus 1.8 tdci with engine faliure seized due to no oil...managed to track a zetec s tdci lump with 20k on clock with her birthday coming up tom i thought it would be a nice suprise to get this done with engine fitted i had costum valets give it a good detail added some tints for kids,ford mud flaps private plate....i did plan to fit the st skirts/bumpers wheels focus rs exhaust but time has not allowed these will be done in nr future minus the rs exhaust think it will be to much so this will be sold and the st one sorced...few pics
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Hi All Thought Id Get First Post Off

16 June 2012 - 08:28 PM

as title...just bought a 08 focus zetec s tdci 40k on clock love it mainly for the missus but will be my weekend toy plus will clean it polish it on a weakly bassis...bit of a biker myself dont shoot me!but love my cars to had a few escort rs turbos/cossie but no married with a mortgage so no more silly toys damn.
cant wait to start picking peoples brains when the time comes thanks in advance