Balancing the Barra – Ford BA Falcon Harmonic Balancer Replacement!
Today we’re finishing off the drive belt install on my Ford BA Falcon XR6 Turbo. A worn out harmonic balancer was responsible for pulling the drive belt forward – by such an amount that it was rubbing on the belt tensioner. Luckily swapping out the harmonic balancer is easy…... Read more
Ford BA Falcon Tensioner, Pully and Drive Belt Replacement.
Today we’re replacing the drive belt, tensioner and idler pully on my BA Falcon XR6 Turbo. But as it turns out, there’s a bigger problem that stopped us in our tracks. Sometimes relatively simple jobs turn out to be something much bigger – tune in next week and we’ll... Read more
The Best Barra Turbo Exhaust? Venom Turbo-Back Exhaust for Ford Falcon BA/BF XR6 Turbo & FPV Typhoon
Join me as I install what is arguably one of the best value aftermarket exhaust systems for BA/BF XR6 Turbos – a Venom Turbo-Back Exhaust! Australian made, epic build quality, awesome 4″ dump pipe, 5″ cat convertor and a twin 2.5″ twin-muffler exhaust. You beauty! Venom also produce exhaust... Read more
BA XR6 Turbo Front End Cleanup – Intercooler, Lower Grille & Fog Light Covers
In this episode I put on my safety thongs and finish up the intercooler installation on my Ford BA Falcon XR6 Turbo, plus I also make a few small tweaks to the front bar before reinstalling it. Silicon joiner options: 57mm Hump Hose: https://www.ebay.com.au/itm/122011162230 57mm 23° Elbow Hose: https://www.ebay.com.au/itm/261361495149... Read more
Barra Turbo Intercooler Upgrade! PWR Intercooler for BA/BF Falcon XR6 Turbo
Looking for the largest return flow intercooler upgrade for your Ford BA/BF Falcon XR6 Turbo or FPV Typhoon/Tornado? PWR’s PWI-5405 return flow intercooler is exactly what you need. With an intercooler core that is twice as high as the original, it should provide an awesome amount of intake air... Read more
Barra Turbo Radiator Upgrade! PWR 55mm Aluminium Radiator
Looking for the ultimate radiator to keep your BA/BF Falcon’s running temperature under control? Today I’m fitting a radiator which is arguably the best you can get… a PWR-5100 55mm aluminium radiator. Being more than twice as thick as the stock radiator, fitment can be a little tight –... Read more
Become An Automotive YouTuber in 2021!
Australian cars are still criminally underrepresented on YouTube – so it’s up to all of us to do something about it! Have you seen me do something incorrectly and think you can do better? Now’s your chance to show us all. Read more
Replacing Fuel Injectors on any 6-Cylinder Ford Falcon. AU Fairmont Ghia Intech VCT Bosch 19lb 220cc
Today we’re throwing out my AU’s dirty old injectors and replacing them with a brand new set. This should have been a straight forward job, but there were some issues… Read more
Replacing Ford AU/BA Falcon Intake Manifold Gaskets
There’s no two ways about it, this is one of the least fun jobs you can ever attempt on your 6-cylinder Falcon. But if your Falcon has a high idle, has rev hang (takes forever for the revs to drop down) or if your BA goes into limp mode... Read more
Gates Coolant Hoses Ford BA/BF Falcon XR6 Turbo
Replacing radiator coolant hoses might not be high on your agenda when you’ve got a high-performance sedan like a Ford BA/BF XR6 Turbo, but it’s definitely something you should consider doing now that these cars are 15+ years old. Luckily Gates have an awesome coolant hose kit which is... Read more