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  1. 1976 Mustang acceleration problem

    Mustang II Tech
    When I accelerate my mustang, the potency "gets stuck", something like speed limiter. If I keep pushing the gas pedal the mustang can't accelerate more but if release it I get a little of acceleration like if it was delayed. The heat is maybe a little more than it should but it's fine. I...
  2. Colors for 76? white and blue?

    Mustang II Talk
    need help deciding if white with blue striped, like a cobra ii, will fit with my current pale yellow or cream interior? ive included two photos of my car now and a quick photoshop mock up of one with white exterior and a blue stripe for reference
  3. Service manual for 1976 Cobra II 2.8L?

    Mustang II Tech
    I bought my 1976 Cobra a few months ago, and it's come time to do some wrenching as the fuel pump has gone out. I was wondering if anyone has a PDF of a service manual, or a parts diagram for this car? I know I can chase fuel lines and all that jazz, but I prefer to look at maps before getting...
  4. 1976 mustang 2+2 color options.

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    I recently bought a mustang ii with a creme "6P" with a creme vinyl interior. which is fine but id like a color that would stand out more and would love the white and blue cobra ii the only problem is the interior, i have no clue what colors would match the interior. also the cheapest way to get...
  5. New to forum new to mustangs

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    Hey guys i'm new around here and new to mustangs just picked up a 76 mustang II I understand its not the most popular mustang but hey I don't mind. I'm sure I will be posting around soon enough. Not much of a mechanic with cars never really worked on them. Done a bit of body work before. I'm...
  6. 1976 Mustang II

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    Hi! I currently own a 1976 Mustang II with a 2.3 L engine. Almost everything on My ride is original. I would like to keep it that way but don't mind at all using reproduction parts or parts off other mustangs. My problem is finding parts at all for My car . Mainly the cosmetic ones. In My city...
  7. 1976 Mach I 302 Timing

    Mustang II Tech
    Anyone know the correct timing for a 302 V8 in the '76?
  8. 1976 Mustang V6 Headlights

    Mustang II Tech
    I want to know what wattages are the original for the headlights in a 1976 Mustang II V6. Right now I use a 60W/50W head light, but I am not sure if this is the original, I also wanto to know if I can use a 65W/55W or 60W/45W.
  9. Looking for a Mustang Cobra II

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    Hi everyone, I've been looking for 1976, 1977 or a 1978 Mustang Cobra II. I had '78 Cobra II back in the late 80's and loved driving it, working on it and showing it off. Well twenty years later I'm ready to do it again, and my wife said I could. I've looked at a couple here in NE Alabama...
  10. My 1978 and 1976 Mustang II's!

    Mustang II Talk
    I haven't posted any pictures of my mustangs yet, so I thought I might show them off. My goal is to get the red 1978 t top mustang up and running by the end of summer. Both are on jack stands because I swapped the 9inch rear end with 4.10 gears to the red one. Well its almost in, just need to...
  11. 1976 Mustang II Cobra Heater Core replacement

    Mustang II Tech
    Hi. I have a 1976 mustang II cobra that is leaking antifreeze onto the passenger floorboard. I am assuming that it is the heater core that is the problem. If I am correct, is this a difficult job to perform for someone with little mechanical experience. I am very handy, but have not done much...
  12. Mustang II door sizes and shaker hood?

    Mustang II Talk
    So i have two questions about the mustang II. do the doors from all the mustang II years fit each other or is there an exception? from hatchback to coupe? t tops or not? when i purchased my 1976 mustang i got another hood which i was told for a shaker, but i have never seen a shaker hood...
  13. Finished the Brakes!

    Mustang II Talk
    i thought it was appropriate to post a thread because i just finished the braking system for my 1976 mustang II cobra! It was the first step in my restomod of the mustang. now i can push it down the street and be able to stop. i thought that was more important than being able to accelerate...
  14. has anyone put in a larger radiator?

    Mustang II Tech
    i have a larger aluminum radiator i want to put in instead of the stock one because it's lighter and in better condition. has anyone been able to modify the front to fit a larger than stock radiator. its a 76 if it make a difference. the only way i see it working is it i cut part of the frame...
  15. brake differential valve

    Mustang II Tech
    im trying to find where to get a brake differential valve for my 1976 mustang but i was wondering if it has to be specifically for my stang? is there a cheep universal one?
  16. steering stabilizer question

    Mustang II Tech
    so my 1976 mustang doesn't have the steering stabilizer arms and i can't find where they mount to. i have had trouble finding any other information about this. if people could post pictures and any information that would be really helpful
  17. New Owner of 1976 Mustang

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    im new to the forms but i have been reading lots from you guys so i thought i might as well join since i got my first mustang. Its a nice roller right now. no engine in it yet but got a 302 bored 4 thousands over and c4 transmission to put in it. I got a lot of king cobra parts to go with it...
  18. Help and ideas welcome!! 1976 Mustang Cobra II

    Mustang II Talk
    I just bought a 1976 Mustang Cobra II with a T-Bar, and I want it to be even better (if that's possible) than the day it was built... So I'll need a lot of help and new ideas. Most likely, I'll certainly need some parts, and so I'll aprecciate if you can point me on some providers and artistic...
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