Category Archives: Install Features

How to install the Full-Race Motorsports 2011-2014 Ford F-150 V1 Intercooler Upgrade

This article documents the installation of our Full-Race F150 Ecoboost Intercooler / CAC Upgrade Kit.  The addition of a high-performance air-to-air intercooler is a simple but crucial upgrade for any turbocharged vehicle.  Also known as the ‘CAC’ (charge air cooler), the stock unit is located below the radiator, in the lower front bumper whereas the Full-Race […]

We install Full-Race Motorsports Charge Pipes and an HKS SSQV on an EcoBoost Mustang. You need these.

Have you ever had a charge pipe blow off leaving you stranded with little boost? Well. For me, it was in the middle of winter while I was 300 miles away from home, oh and it also happened to be 2 am. The stock charge pipes are very prone to blowing off, this causes the […]

Zach Herder installs his PRL Motorsports exotic looking billet intercooler in his 2019 Honda Civic Type-R

The Honda Civic Type R, it’s the unicorn that we heard of overseas but couldn’t grasp with our hands in the states until just over 2 years ago and boy it was worth the wait. With Honda posting a 7:43.8 lap time that means it has beat out cars like an Audi R8 7:44, Lamborghini […]

How to install the Full-Race Motorsports 2017-2019 Ford Raptor Gen2 and 2014-2019 Ford F-150 V2 Intercooler Upgrade

Our  2017-2019 Ford Raptor and 2014+ Ford F150 V2 Intercooler Upgrade is the strongest and highest flowing intercooler ever developed for the F150 EcoBoost.  Featuring aerodynamic cast end tanks with an updated core, the result is a whopping 20% increase in flow compared to our V1 units.  Each and every unit is leak tested to […]

Race track essentials, an in-depth look into our track day preparation.

With our 10 days ceramic coating cure time nearly over and our debut at Autoclub Speedway approaching at the speed of light, it was finally time to head over to the shop to tear our Mustang apart for some much-needed track modifications. We’ll be installing a slew of parts which I have listed below, make […]

We revolutionize an MT-82 equipped S550 Mustang with an MGW Short Throw Shifter and it slaps!

Owning an MT-82 equipped Mustang never fails to be a thrilling experience. After all, having the ability to row through gears is probably the reason you chose the six-speed. You may not have instantly realized it, but there is an issue with the factory shifter assembly. After some time you will be left scratching your […]

Function Factory Performance Shows You How to Install A Tomei Expreme Ti System On Your 2015+ Ford Mustang Ecoboost

Titanium, pie cuts, and burnt tips. That’s what comes to mind when I think of “Tomei.” Regarded as one of the top tier Japanese aftermarket performance part manufacturers, Tomei specializes “the art of single,” or titanium single exit exhaust. From the Nissan 350z to an R34 Skyline, and now oddly enough the Ford Mustang Ecoboost, […]

Installing The Competition Clutch Twin Disc For Ecoboost Mustang

My last install story was about upgrading the OEM turbocharger on my 2016 Ford Mustang Ecoboost to the Turbonetics NX2 turbocharger provided by Full-Race Motorsports. For every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction, so when I added more power to my vehicle, it put a lot more stress on other components. With the […]

Installing The Turbonetics NX2 Drop In Turbocharger for 2015-2019 Ford Mustang Ecoboost

It has been almost two years for The Function Factory, Function Factory Performance, Full-Race Motorsports and Turbonetics / PTE. Through the dark and mist, we have been quietly testing the Turbonetics NX2 drop in turbocharger unit on our 2016 Ford Mustang Ecoboost and have installed over 7 units locally in Arizona. Before installing the turbo, […]