2002 Turbo Lightning

Discussion in '1996 - 2004 SN95 Mustang -General/Talk-' started by tank_567, Nov 28, 2012.

  1. I know, I know its not a mustang, However still one badass ford. My brother and I are working on building my next door neighbor's 2002 True Blue Lightning. Mods listed below:

    - Built Engine, fully stud heads and mains built by PCM
    - Bored .020 over
    - TrickFlow 44cc heads
    - Crane Stage 2 S/C cams
    - CompCam Stage 3 springs
    - 76 CompTurbo CT4 Triple ball bearing turbo billet wheel water/oil cooled
    - 46mm Precision Turbo waste gate
    - 50mm Turbo Smart BOV
    - ProM racing 4" maf cal to 80lb injectors
    - Custom Made 90mm TB
    - Custom Made upper plenum by Eric Bishop aka my brother
    - Custom Made stainless steal headers, up and down pipes once again Eric Bishop
    - Fully built trans and rear end built by PCM

    there will be a **** ton of pics, so watch out 56kers, if you are still out there!
     
  2. 76 CompTurbo CT4 Triple ball bearing turbo billet wheel water/oil cooled

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  3. Other Parts

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  4. And the start of the build!

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    Electric fan conversion as well! Need to make room!
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    Working on the headers, moved the abs module and the power steering tank over to make room.
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    cut the old bracket up and bam, new mounting point.
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  5. Trickflow valve covers added some AN connectors for the overflow tank.

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    and BAM! intake almost done!
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    Thats where the turbo will be placed, also moved the AC dryer over to make room for the downpipe. Need to make custom AC lines after downpipe is finished.
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    Passenger side header started!
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    Me cutting the header pipes. (doing some work lol)
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    Crossover connector
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    BEAST MODE 800RWHP 93 PUMP GAS LSX EATER... COMING SOON!
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  6. And started to do some of the finishing welds, my brother is killing it!

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    Passenger side header
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  7. Holy crapballs! This is going to get nasty!!!!
     
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    Be sure to get the grumpy dude out of the engine bay before taking it to the track. Will def effect performance. :chin


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  9. That's going to be something to see.
     
  10. MOOR PICS!

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  11. I've always wondered what this part is/does on turbo setups.....

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  12. Its a flex pipe, keeps the welds from cracking when the engine torques to one side.
     

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  13. Ahh-ha! Makes sense.
     
  14. Some skills

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  15. Intake tube, blow off, maf and wastegate installed

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  16. i am guessing that he kept the stock air/water intercooler from the blower? this thing is going to be BEAST
     
  17. Just ran across this on NLOC today, nice work.
     
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  18. A friend of mine is finishing up his turbo lightning right now also, should be a fun truck.
     
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  19. Sub'd! Any recent news?

    Also great great job on the weld's!!!!!
     
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