Ken Schafer's
1997 Ford Probe GTS Turbo

Modifications
Factory Specs:
1997 Ford Probe GTS
Medium alpine green
Saddle leather tan interior
White vinyl GTS stripes
5-speed manual gearbox (Mazda)
2.5l KLDE V6 24v DOHC engine
16" chrome wheels
225/50 VR Goodyear gatorbacks
Premium sound w/cassette
All available power options
No sunroof
No ABS
Aesthetics & Interior:
Interior swap to black
MOMO aluminum racing pedals
Custom ball shift knob
Powdercoated intake manifold
MC Rallying (UK) Front Lip Spoiler
Ford OE Euro tails
Powdercoated valve covers
Invader Carbon Fiber hood
Custom leather Racing Seats
Filled In Front Ford Logo
PRD oil filler cap
Misc. other powdercoated engine pieces
Eurolite Side Markers
PRD Floor mat retainer
Performance / Mechanical:
Garrett T3 turbocharger (.63/.60)
Aluminum IC piping, BOV welded on
Spearco/Porsche intercooler
Baileys Motorsports Dump Valve (BOV)
Megasquirt Stand Alone Engine Management
Mazda Millenia "S" injectors
Distributorless Ignition (Coilpack)
Outlaw Engineering Phenolic IM Spacers
Outlaw Engineering Phenolic TB spacer

VOA 12" Slotted rotors (F), 11" Slotted rotors (R)
Hawk HPS brake pads (F&R)
Goodridge stainless steel brake lines
Unorthodox underdrive pulley (modified for DIS)
PRD Spark plug wires (custom for DIS)
NGK ZFR7F11 spark plugs
JDM KLZE intake manifold, VRIS removed
ACT pressure plate
South Bend OFE clutch
Fidanza 9lb Flywheel
Jaz breather tank
HKS super mega flow air filter
AWR Rear engine mount
RR-Racing Front engine mount insert
Walbro 190lph fuel pump
HKS cat-back exhaust system
Cat replacement test pipe
DropZone coil overs (425f/350r)
Tokico Illumina 5-way adj. struts
1993 Mazda RX7 FD wheels, powdercoated
PRD rear strut tower brace
PRD short throw shifter
PRD rear sway bar
PRD stainless steel radiator shroud
PRD nitrous microswitch bracket
PRD radiator retaining hooks
Autometer shift light
Custom piping for turbo, ceramic coated
SuperPro Urethane control arm bushings
MOOG Superstrong front endlinks
MOOG updated rear endlinks
Kelly Charger 225/40 ZR16 tires (Street)
Kumho Victoracer tires (track)
Audio:
Kenwood MP3 Head Unit
Lanzar tweeters
Bazooka 6" components
Bazooka 5"x7"
Bazooka Amplifier w/wired remote in ashtray
JL Audio 6" sub in factory enclosure
Fluids:
ATE Super Blue Racing Brake Fluid
Royal Purple 10w30 synthetic engine oil w/K&N filter
Redline MT90 synthetic transmission gear oil
Redline CV2 Suspension grease
Redline water wetter coolant additive
Prestone Coolant (Green) 60w/40c mix
Misc:
PRD SS header bolts
PRD Zinc plated engine bay bolt asst.
PRD Zinc plated valve cover bolts
PRD Zinc plated seat hardware kit
PRD Zinc plated strut nuts
Hose Techniques silicon vacuum hose
RJS 4 point racing harness
Lotek 3 gauge pod
Autometer air/fuel gauge
Autometer fuel pressure gauge
Autometer Boost Gauge
Dual auto alarms
HKS Turbo Timer
GReddy Profec Spec A boost controller
Removed back seats & acc.
5lb fire extinguisher
Exide Orbital AGM battery (Relocated)
Wire connections via weatherpack

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