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
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
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
How to get a Verification Letter for your Australian Ford!
If you’ve ever wanted to know how you can get a build sheet for your Aussie Ford, this is the video for you! Simply email Ford Australia with the details mentioned in the video and you’ll receive your verification letter within a few weeks! This is an awesome service... Read more
Unlocking my Ford BA XR6 Turbo’s Piggyback ECU. PowerMod ECU Pro Sequential
A few months ago I found an oldschool Redcliffe Dyno piggyback ECU hidden away inside my Ford BA Falcon XR6 Turbo. Today we’re attempting to connect to it using a serial connection and see exactly what it’s doing to the car. Back in the day, these were the default... Read more
Replacing a Ford BA/BF Falcon Fuel Pump
Losing power at full throttle / high RPM’s in your BA/BF Falcon? Your fuel pump might not be able to keep up with your Barra’s thirst. Luckily replacing the fuel pump isn’t a very difficult job. Despite my gains, I really do think the car is crying out for... Read more