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by BAHAMACHARGER
Mon Feb 04, 2019 5:45 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: HELP XR4Ti V8 motor mounts
Replies: 4
Views: 2226

Re: HELP XR4Ti V8 motor mounts

I have had the for around ten years in my Garage, So I cant say, I have been ill. Thanks for the heads up anyhow.
by BAHAMACHARGER
Wed Jan 30, 2019 9:30 am
Forum: Classifieds - XR4Ti
Topic: Looking for the Ford Sierra RS500 Thunder Saloon Body Kit
Replies: 3
Views: 2112

Re: Looking for the Ford Sierra RS500 Thunder Saloon Body Kit

This place is in England UK and are one of the ORIGINAL company's that made the kit's back in the 80s and 90s. They do all the FORD kits not just Sierra/Merkur. http://www.smithanddeakin.co.uk/home/4591211595
by BAHAMACHARGER
Wed Jan 30, 2019 8:53 am
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: HELP XR4Ti V8 motor mounts
Replies: 4
Views: 2226

HELP XR4Ti V8 motor mounts

Hello Guy's, It has been a while since I was last here and having moved, I have only just started to get back to my Project V8 efi. I have one or two jobs left to complete. But I seem to have miss placed my motor mounts. From Memory I thought they were 1977 F150 mounts. But having looked on RockAuto...
by BAHAMACHARGER
Sun Mar 04, 2012 2:08 pm
Forum: Project, Photo & Video Phorum
Topic: My XR4TI 4WD Thunder Saloon **UPDATE 11-7-2012**
Replies: 148
Views: 49834

Re: My XR4TI 4WD Thunder Saloon **UPDATE 29-2-2012**

:D You are going to have a real nice car when complete :headbang
by BAHAMACHARGER
Wed Feb 29, 2012 12:30 pm
Forum: Project, Photo & Video Phorum
Topic: My XR4TI 4WD Thunder Saloon **UPDATE 11-7-2012**
Replies: 148
Views: 49834

Re: My XR4TI 4WD Thunder Saloon **UPDATE 29-2-2012**

:D I do like the Escort Cosworth wheels, I had them on my car before I got the BBS wheels. They look great on a Merkur, but I dont like them on the Escort Cosworth and they don't fit correctly on a Sierra 4x4 due to them being a V6 they have a wider track. But with the Thunder Saloon kit it would be...
by BAHAMACHARGER
Mon Feb 20, 2012 1:27 pm
Forum: Project, Photo & Video Phorum
Topic: My XR4TI 4WD Thunder Saloon **UPDATE 11-7-2012**
Replies: 148
Views: 49834

Re: My XR4TI **UPDATE 20-2-2012**

Postal_DK wrote:Thanks, hope there will be an engine in it tomorrow
I have had to strip my V8 again due to the cam timing being out :x The timing gear has wrong timing marks on them :roll: MADE in CANADA and not china too :shock: That's what you get for not checking all your parts hey :oops: .
by BAHAMACHARGER
Mon Feb 20, 2012 11:39 am
Forum: Project, Photo & Video Phorum
Topic: My XR4TI 4WD Thunder Saloon **UPDATE 11-7-2012**
Replies: 148
Views: 49834

Re: My XR4TI **UPDATE 20-2-2012**

That's going to be a great car. I have seen guy's over here do the 4X4 swap using the Scorpio 4x4 kit with the 2.9 24v Cosworth motor and the trck is wider for the Thunder-saloon kit aswell. the wheels fill the arch kit with out using silly wide wheels. Great car best of luck and keep us up to date ...
by BAHAMACHARGER
Wed Jan 19, 2011 6:36 am
Forum: Project, Photo & Video Phorum
Topic: Red 87 XR going under the knife!
Replies: 52
Views: 17632

:D very nice job :wink:
by BAHAMACHARGER
Thu Jan 13, 2011 3:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion & Intro Forum
Topic: So what is your other ride
Replies: 83
Views: 30313

I have one or two other cars :oops: http://i711.photobucket.com/albums/ww112/bahamacharger/webpic3.jpg http://i711.photobucket.com/albums/ww112/bahamacharger/newcarbonbits.jpg http://i711.photobucket.com/albums/ww112/bahamacharger/DSC00318.jpg http://i711.photobucket.com/albums/ww112/bahamacharger/M...
by BAHAMACHARGER
Thu Dec 30, 2010 1:33 pm
Forum: Project, Photo & Video Phorum
Topic: My 87 xr4ti 302 swap log--It runs!!!!!
Replies: 73
Views: 32256

This is a Jim Deberry Exhaust that Im having copied may be :? Too funny. Do you know who "merkwerke" is? :lol: No not really :? Merkwerke is a private company categorized under Tune-Up Service, Automotive and located in Columbia, SC. Current estimates show this company has an annual revenue of 62,0...
by BAHAMACHARGER
Thu Dec 30, 2010 5:00 am
Forum: Project, Photo & Video Phorum
Topic: My 87 xr4ti 302 swap log--It runs!!!!!
Replies: 73
Views: 32256

Are those long tube headers? If so do you know what chassis they were originally made for? How much modification did they require? Yes they are long tube headers, But they are in the mustang before I took it to bit's. I have a pair of BBK shortys for the XR. Saying that My pal Gaf who has been a Ci...
by BAHAMACHARGER
Tue Dec 28, 2010 3:51 pm
Forum: Project, Photo & Video Phorum
Topic: My 87 xr4ti 302 swap log--It runs!!!!!
Replies: 73
Views: 32256

Hi like your car, Im building an XR8 in the UK :? I must be madas we can't get any bit's over here, So I got a complete 1990 5.0 GT Mustang. Iv rebuilt the top half of the motor but the bottom end was fully rebuilt buy the former owner :wink: He sold it due to head gasket issues andhad no money to s...
by BAHAMACHARGER
Mon Dec 20, 2010 8:19 am
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: Soft pedal after rear caliper change
Replies: 13
Views: 4543

We have just had the same thing with our V6 Cosworth 24v XR4i. it turns out that when we fitted the braided brake lines, the issue was the hole diameter in the brake line it's self was way smaller then the OEM rubber and the two extra Brake line's made the master cylinder to small for the job. :roll...
by BAHAMACHARGER
Mon Dec 20, 2010 8:04 am
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: 5.0 swap
Replies: 22
Views: 8473

I have done it and it is no issue at all, just get a rotton 1985 to 1993 5.0GT and plug and play. the only issue with mine was nothing at all if you use your head :wink: You will need a pair of motor frame brackets and rubber mounts. SEE this guy :wink: http://www.davecompton.com/JimD.htm#Contact ht...