V6 Fox Upgrades

Discussion in '2.3L (N/A & Turbo) Tech' started by LILTWIN, Sep 12, 2012.


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    LILTWIN New Member

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    I have a 84 Notchback & want a little more pep out the 6 banger.I'm thinking duals with a nicer cam shaft & shaving the heads just a bit to raise compression. Also will the rotors & calibers from a SVO fit on standard 4 lug spindles.
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    I'm not sure if you'll be able to find much help on the 6-cylinder on these forums but what you've noted is probably a good start (3.3L?) The SVO rotors are 5-lug - there is plenty of info about a 5-lug swap on this site and over at turboford.org.
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    3.8 V6 efi with auto trans
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    Same family of engines that ran from '94-'04 in the Mustang?
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    Nope wish it was
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    Ah, ok. Post some pics and let us know your progress.
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    256 or 262 cam with roller rockers....
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    Those were CFI...similar to the 5.0/auto in the pre-'86 cars. Not much out there to upgrade them I don't think.
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    I read you can change out the green top injectors for blue tops but will run rich.
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