Ford BA XR6 Turbo Build Cost! How Much Did I Spend t to get the Barra Falcon to 332kW?
How much did it cost me to get my BA XR6 Turbo to 332rwkw? Let’s run through the build list and tally up the prices! Check out the part and video links below for more information! If anything, this build is a good example of how well the stock... Read more
Ford BA Falcon XR6 Turbo Hits the Dyno!
After working on this car for almost a year, it all comes down to this – dyno day! Our BA XR6 Turbo may only have a few simple bolt-on upgrades, but I’m confident we’ll be able to see some huge power upgrades over the stock standard figures! Can you... Read more
Installing a Barra Turbo Wideband O2 Sensor! Haltech Elite PRO Plug-in Sensor Kit Bosch LSU4.9
Today we’re installing a wideband O2 sensor on our @Haltech equipped Ford BA Falcon XR6 Turbo. This is available to purchase from Haltech separately, or as a complete kit with their Elite PRO Plug-in ECU for Barra Turbo Falcon and Territory vehicles. As it turns out, installation was simple... Read more
Ford XR6 Turbo Piggyback ECU Removal – Pulling the Pig off the Barra!
Today we’re taking one step backwards… so we can take a huge leap forward in the near future. Undoing the damage, and removing the super old-school Redcliffe Dyno RDP piggyback ECU which has been in this car for at least the past 10 years. Nobody tunes these things anymore,... Read more
Barra Turbo Oil Feed Line – Every Ford Falcon XR6 Turbo Needs This RIGHT NOW!
If your XR6 Turbo doesn’t have an aftermarket oil feed line for the turbocharger, you need to get one of these NOW! The stock standard oil sender has a tiny filter which is prone to clogging, killing turbos prematurely. Installing an aftermarket turbo oil feed line like this one... Read more
Barra Oil + Filter Change – Preparing for an Aftermarket Turbo Oil Feed
Today we’re performing an engine oil and filter change on the BA Falcon XR6 Turbo! I was also planning on installing an aftermarket turbo oil feed line, but a lack of the correct size deep socket put an end to that. So stay tuned for next week! (hopefully) Read more
Barra Origins – The Ford BA Falcon. Australia’s Most Important Car
Today we’re looking at a car which I consider to be one of the most important vehicles we ever built here in Australia. A car which gave us the mighty Barra straight-six engine. The Ford BA Falcon. Read more