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  1. Last 64-1/2 289 Convertible Produced...

    Classic Talk
    Ok...bare with me. Not an expert, but looking for some expert opinions regarding the 1964-1/2 convertible Mustang sitting down in my basement garage. Based on the little bit of research I've been able to do, it appears that it might be the last 64-1/2 convertible produced with a 289 and the...
  2. New Owner - How to figure out Show Categories

    Show & Shine
    Just purchased a 64 1/2 convertible. All original including the radio. The previous owner added power steering, otherwise it still has the original top, etc. We are interested in doing some shows and learning more but when we went to select a category we weren't sure which to select. We...
  3. 64 1/2 generator light

    Classic Tech
    This was addressed in a post about 5 years ago but didn't solve my problem. My generator light is off at idle but brightens with higher engine RPM. Car remains running when the neg battery cable is disconnected. With the engine off, battery voltage is 12.5 volts; with the engine running it is...
  4. New member with a "new" 64 1/2

    Introductions
    Hello everyone I'm Corey from Virginia, but I live in Georgia now. My parents bought a 1964 1/2, 289, 4-speed Mustang back when I was in high school. It was in good shape and just needed minor repairs. Unfortunately, they did not maintain it and it has gotten much worse over the years. It has...
  5. 1964 1/2 260 V8 stalling

    Classic Tech
    I am the perplexed owner of a balky 260 V8 looking for advice. The car will for no reason stall at a red light or stop sign. Stalls will occur hot or cold, after freeway runs or 15 mph bumper to bumper cruising. The carburetor is a Holley 2300 350CFM, and the electronic ignition is Pedtronix...
  6. 5.0 blow by

    5.0L Tech
    Hey guys I recently bought a 1964 1/2 mustang coupe with a 1987 302 (E7TE). I have been getting blow by coming from the valve covers as well as lots of smoke from the tailpipe especially as the engine warms up. Before purchasing the car I performed a pressure test and I got 170 psi for all...
  7. Hello i found a 1964 1/2 ford Mustang and want to buy it - looking for advice ?

    Classic Tech
    Hi I have read a little about the DSO 89 Codes but i heard a lot of the records got destroyed. I found a 1964 1/2 VIN : 5F08D126543 Body 76A Color Y Trim 82 Date 01 E DSO 89 Axle I Trans 5 : Decoding says it was produced on May 1 1964 but its unit number is 126543 is that...
  8. 1964 1/2 Horns - Different Horn Relay if Switched to Alternator Vice Generator?

    Classic Tech
    I have a 1964 1/2 coupe (302 V8, C4, 9-inch rear) that has been changed over to a 3-wire alternaor. I still have the original horns in the car - made for a generator and they seem to work well - but should I change the horn relays to something different due to the alternator being used instead...
  9. Searching for Mustangs of the serial No. closest to #100837.

    Classic Talk
    Hello everybody, I´m searching for the owners who have Mustang with the VIN closest to my Mustang, that is #100837 (U-code). Even pictures only of the Mustangs that suit my condition (from the Mustang meetings for example) help me with my evidence to restore it to the factory condition from the...
  10. 1964 1/2 Mustang what is it worth?

    Classic Talk
    I am thinking about purchasing a 1964 1/2 mustang. I was wondering if someone can tell me what it might be worth. It is in great condition, one minor dent on the hood. The paint is not the original color. It is now a red rather that the grey that was original. The 289 has been taken out and...
  11. 1964 1/2 Mustang stalls after running for approximately 20 - 30 seconds.

    Classic Tech
    Little bit of background. I have a 1964 1/2 Mustang Coupe with a V8 and a 4 speed. It was been converted to an electronic ignition about 15 years ago and has never had any issues, everything else is stock. The car had been running great until I went out on a recent drive. About halfway...
  12. 1964 Mustang Does the oil on my spark plugs mean piston ring repair?

    Classic Tech
    I just bought a 1964 mustang and I replaced the spark plugs. Two of them had oil on them and one had what looked like soot. I'm assuming that I need to replace the piston rings on all the cylinders. Does anyone have any suggestions and is there a web site / book that can give me good step by...
  13. I am looking for 1964 1/2 - 1967 Mustangs for the 2010 - 2011 "Acquire The Fire" tour

    Classic Talk
    I am looking for 1964 1/2 - 1967 Mustangs for the 2010 - 2011 "Acquire The Fire" tour Teen Maina Ministries is puting on an "Acquire the Fire" youth conference, in 33 cities, across the USA (including 1, in Canada). I have been tasked with finding a 1964 1/2 - 1967 Mustang, to show (as a...
  14. I Need Help Giving My Wife a Ride in a 1964 1/2 Mustang For Her Birthday

    Introductions
    Please allow me to introduce myself and make a request of my fellow members. My name is Dr. John Rodgers, I live in Citrus County, FL, and am a retired high school principal and math professor. I have never had the ability to own a Mustang. My wife, Iris, is a retired teacher who has ALWAYS...
  15. 1964 1/2 Mustang Windshield Wiper Fluid

    Classic Tech
    I have a bag for fluid that seems to be all wired up so how do i use it. There is no switch that i see. Thankyou
  16. 1964 1/2 data plate problem?

    Classic Tech
    The guy i bought my mustang from had the car painted. The people that painted it painted right over the data plate. I was wondering if there was a way to take the plate off and strip the paint or even just take it off and i can order a new one from cjponyparts. Thanks
  17. 1964 Mustang fuel filter relocation

    Classic Tech
    My fuel filter is right on top of the engine oil dipstick. I was wondering of i could move the fuel filter to another location so i could acces the dipstick easier. Thanks by the way i have a 6 cyl
  18. 1964 Bumper mounting.

    Classic Tech
    I guess i need some kind of bracket because the old one is completely shot. I have the bumper and the bolts but no bracket. So if someone could give me a link it would be much appreciated because i can only find a 3 dollar part and i doubt that is it. Thanks.
  19. 1964 1/2 Bumper?

    Classic Tech
    Will a 1965 mustang bumper fit on a '64 1/2? Thank you.
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