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Old 17-07-2017, 07:18   #1
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Focus RS

Had this for a almost a day.

Nice car, fast and comfortable as you would expect from a new car.

I was surprised with the exhaust note and general sound of the engine. It sounded great and encouraged you to give it some. Pops and bangs on gear changes

In general, I liked it.

But still, its not and Evo
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Old 17-07-2017, 09:52   #2
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Had mine for a few weeks now and 1,100 miles.

Really fun to drive, but as you say it's no Evo.

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Remap totally changes them very tame in standard form almost mapped to avoid people crashing them been running a remap for over a year and its a great car now.
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Remap totally changes them very tame in standard form almost mapped to avoid people crashing them been running a remap for over a year and its a great car now.
Which remap are you using if you don't mind me asking?

I've bought a pe-owned DreamScience iMap, but haven't flashed the car with it yet due to having a temperamental O2 sensor that keeps throwing my CEL on.

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Which remap are you using if you don't mind me asking?

I've bought a pe-owned DreamScience iMap, but haven't flashed the car with it yet due to having a temperamental O2 sensor that keeps throwing my CEL on.

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I think it might be worth your while checking with ND about the DS stuff before using it. We are using Collins stuff which has been on the car from 3 days old
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What sort of extra power and TQ is the OE bottom end good for? Obviously being new a few have to let go first to know for sure
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What sort of extra power and TQ is the OE bottom end good for? Obviously being new a few have to let go first to know for sure
Only ones ive heard of blowing the bottom motor have been in the USA but god knows what they are doing to them.
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Old 17-07-2017, 12:01   #8
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Not my car

I only had it on loan for the day while my X was in for a cheeky remap

But still a nice car
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I now have the ecutek mapping software for them now

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Did you swing the deal for the Evo stuff too?

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Yes I did.

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Lol started on the fiesta and focus st and the rs also.

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Had a test drive in one after having about 5 RS's including 2 mk2 focus RS's and it felt boring and had lost the sound,specialness,ect
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Ive been in a Revo stage 2 remap Focus RS - all I can say is WOW - this is how it should be from the off!!!!

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