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    some pics of my mk2 cossie escort conversion









    atmo engine was the original plan but changed to turbo power pics for you if interested
    shell prep being done at sdp vehicle fabrications in reading by stuart
    more pics to follow if enough interest

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    Re: some pics of my mk2 cossie escort conversion

    Keep the pics coming! I like pics

    Am working on the same thingie, not nearly as far as you tho

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    Re: some pics of my mk2 cossie escort conversion

    Nice pics,thats one hooooooooooooooge intercooler

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    Re: some pics of my mk2 cossie escort conversion

    nice work

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    Re: some pics of my mk2 cossie escort conversion

    More pics Please

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    Re: some pics of my mk2 cossie escort conversion

    Looks nice Paul, get some more pics up

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    Re: some pics of my mk2 cossie escort conversion

    Great,you just can"t beat cossie old school.

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    Re: some pics of my mk2 cossie escort conversion

    cheers guys hopefully doing the car all day monday to try and finish the engine bay ready for painting again.then hopefully start putting it back together again.does any one know where i can get the ecu chipped for the power steering?its an electric colume from a corsa so its speed sencertive and id rather it wasnt.

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    Re: some pics of my mk2 cossie escort conversion

    Looking good

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    Re: some pics of my mk2 cossie escort conversion




    More pics more pics

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    Re: some pics of my mk2 cossie escort conversion

    nice pictures, looks like somebody knows what they are doing

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    Re: some pics of my mk2 cossie escort conversion

    SiDeWaYsPiG said:
    does any one know where i can get the ecu chipped for the power steering?its an electric colume from a corsa so its speed sencertive and id rather it wasnt.
    There is a post on here with details somewhere maybe ask Clint or Gary (Retromotorsport)

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    Re: some pics of my mk2 cossie escort conversion

    cheers m8,got a number from sideways about a company that can do it.will have more pics of the car on sunday eve hopefully.

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    Re: some pics of my mk2 cossie escort conversion

    More pic's of car,been busy today putiing engine,box,tank in.

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    more pics of escort,been busy today







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    Re: some pics of my mk2 cossie escort conversion

    Looking good m8, I must get round to take a look at it, but theres no way I'm going near woodley again when thats on the road

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    looking good mr sideways keep up the good work

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    Re: some pics of my mk2 cossie escort conversion

    Nice work!

    Hey RetroAl - whats happened to the pictures ? :-)

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    Re: some pics of my mk2 cossie escort conversion

    loverly work there m8
    can you tell me where you got your perspex windows ?? was it airedale plastics

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    think so m8,had them for about a year now so not positive,200 the set.cheers for the positive comments guys about the car.

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    Re: some pics of my mk2 cossie escort conversion

    Nice looking car

    (Tony PM Andy Pipe, hes got a line on a cheaper place that Airedale for windows)

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    Re: some pics of my mk2 cossie escort conversion

    Very nice mate,nice to see another one getting there

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    Re: some pics of my mk2 cossie escort conversion

    nice work fella, monster intercooler. what power levels are you running in that? will it run sub 5 to 60?

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    not sure what power & torque yet,but cant wait to drive the thing.

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    will it be ready for santa pod classic ford on june 12th????????

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    Re: some pics of my mk2 cossie escort conversion

    Is looking good Pig


    Been a few months since the last update though Need a few more pics I reckon

    How far you got with it now??

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    cheers lee got the atlas all powder coated and fitted,underside painted.hopefully get the engine,box back in soon.get some more pics up on sat/day

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    Re: some pics of my mk2 cossie escort conversion

    I would like to see more pictures, please
    Escort Mk1 Cosworth YBT build.

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    Any news on the car mate?

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    Re: some pics of my mk2 cossie escort conversion

    nearly sold it this week kev,doing my fooking head in at the mo.got a new gearbox saturday a getrac dogbox ,atlas is in all powder coated,8 injector inlet the same as yours.sump come's back from ht's in the morning .need a turbo as i sold my t34 to wynn and some shitface has tucked me up on ebay last week on a t4 so im trying to track the fella down at mo m8.hopefully get back into it in the next week or so.got an r32 backbox that will hopefully be ok,cheers for asking m8 as ive got the dog with at mo

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    Re: some pics of my mk2 cossie escort conversion

    you'll forget about all the problems when you're driving it at last!

    Well ,thats what I'm hoping

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    Re: some pics of my mk2 cossie escort conversion

    Quote Originally Posted by SiDeWaYsPiG
    nearly sold it this week kev,doing my fooking head in at the mo.got a new gearbox saturday a getrac dogbox ,atlas is in all powder coated,8 injector inlet the same as yours.sump come's back from ht's in the morning .need a turbo as i sold my t34 to wynn and some shitface has tucked me up on ebay last week on a t4 so im trying to track the fella down at mo m8.hopefully get back into it in the next week or so.got an r32 backbox that will hopefully be ok,cheers for asking m8 as ive got the dog with at mo
    Keep up the good work it will be worth it in the end...

    And hope you get the Turbo sorted as well bud


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    Quote Originally Posted by SiDeWaYsPiG
    nearly sold it this week kev,doing my fooking head in at the mo.got a new gearbox saturday a getrac dogbox ,atlas is in all powder coated,8 injector inlet the same as yours.sump come's back from ht's in the morning .need a turbo as i sold my t34 to wynn and some shitface has tucked me up on ebay last week on a t4 so im trying to track the fella down at mo m8.hopefully get back into it in the next week or so.got an r32 backbox that will hopefully be ok,cheers for asking m8 as ive got the dog with at mo
    Well if you come to the rolling road day and its dry i will take you out in mine,hopefully that will give you some more inspiration They do get on yer nerves,i nearly sold mine about 6 or 7 times now when i was building it. But once your out and about in it,it makes it worthwhile

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    Re: some pics of my mk2 cossie escort conversion

    cheers pud,mark and kev it aint going no where need to finish it want it done for some track days at coombe in feb.will get some more pics in the next week or so of progress. cheers

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    Re: some pics of my mk2 cossie escort conversion

    Come on Pig Pull your finger out mate

    What's it doing at Neil's place?? Is he working on it or just storing it??

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    Re: some pics of my mk2 cossie escort conversion

    pics with new getrag dog box ,T4 turbo ,HT sump, sachs twin plate clutch

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    Re: some pics of my mk2 cossie escort conversion

    Nice one Pig

    & about bloody time we saw some progress on this :p

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    Re: some pics of my mk2 cossie escort conversion

    looks good mate, keep up the good work

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    Re: some pics of my mk2 cossie escort conversion

    Looking good Pig Get on with it now over xmas

    What's that turbo sat on?? Another Mk2 Neil's got in the pipeline??

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    Re: some pics of my mk2 cossie escort conversion

    Good stuff
    I think you will find that gearbox's first gear is very long
    They go on forever in 1st and with a T4 waiting to come in
    Good for long burnouts in 1st
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