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  1. Turns Over Won't Fire?

    Mustang II Tech
    1978 Mustang II Ghia 2.8L V6 Automatic 3 speed. It'll turn over but will not fire 9/10 times. The tenth time it'll start but only for a few minutes before it dies. >Distributor's been checked, it's fine. >New Ignition Coil >New Ignition System >New Spark Plugs >New Battery >New Spark Plug Wires...
  2. Value of 1978 King Cobra

    Mustang II Tech
    I am buying a 1978 King Cobra. Floors are great, rear quarters are great. Doors have some surface rust. Carb is clogged but starts when you pour gas in the carb. Leak in front transmission seal. Gas tank will probably needed to be changed because of it sitting. No battery. Interior is flawless...
  3. Performance Bolt-Ons 1978 King Cobra

    Mustang II Tech
    I am getting a 1978 king cobra with t-tops. However I need to wake up that slow 302. What bolt ons are the best bang for your buck
  4. 1978 Cobra Mustang

    Introductions
    Good Morning from Alabama, I'm trying to find a good home for great car. This car is all original, I even have the 8 track player that came with her when she rolled off the line. This car has zero rust. The floor pans are good, seat bolt are good, all the normal wear spots are in great shape...
  5. 1978 mustang with t-tops value help

    Mustang II Talk
    I have to sell my 1978 mustang with t-tops for reasons beyond my control. I of course think shes a very rare gem, but I need a realistic value if anyone can help. I need the money unfortunately, or would never part with my car. I spent 15 years trying to find a 77-78 with t-tops, as I had one...
  6. 1978 Mustang II owner to the Forum

    Introductions
    Hi everyone, i'm Victor, a proud owner of a 1978 Mustang ii it has been in my family for over 15 years and with me the last 7 years, i'm going to do a full restoration, and i am going to need some of your advice, i hope to see other mustang ii owners so we can help each other. :bigthumbsup
  7. 1969 Mustang 250CI/Auto Engine/Transmission Swap to 1978 351w/Manual

    Classic Tech
    Alright guys, I have an 1969 Mustang with a 250 under the hood, I'm starting the work on the 351W right now, But not sure what all I'll need to make this swap go well. The 250 is automatic transmission, The 351W will be manual but has a auto flexplate on it.
  8. Need help locating a carburetor for a 1978 Mustang II 2.3L

    Mustang II Tech
    Hello. I need a carburetor for a ford mustang II 1978 2.3 cc. 4 cyl. Regards :bounce2:
  9. Looking for a Mustang Cobra II

    Introductions
    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. Would this 1978 Mustang II be a good restoration project?

    Mustang II Tech
    So i found a 1978 Mustang II at the local junkyard. the guy says its a king cobra...but i dont know much about cars, im pretty new to this! I have a picture of the car which ill attach at the bottom. The car has small paint problems like its been keyed [you can see it in the picture] and theres...
  11. 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...
  12. 1978 Cobra Mustang II, How do I find the value?

    Introductions
    Hey guys, my father just recently bought a 1978 Ford Mustang Cobra 2 with the original wheels, interior and a 302 motor. He bought it for 100 bucks and intended on running it in a demo derby until we told him what it was. The exterior just needs to be buffed and painted. We can't find anywhere...
  13. 1978 Mach1 Mustang Seats

    Classic Tech
    What year seats will fit into the Mustang II I need to replace my driver side seat. Would like to upgrade if I'm going to do the work
  14. 78' Mach1 water in fuel tank

    Mustang II Tech
    Hey guys need some tips on removeing water from a gas tank first time doing this do any and all information will be great.
  15. 1978 Mustang Mach 1 water in fuel tank

    Classic Tech
    Hello new to the site I just picked up a 1978 Mcah 1 orig V6 manual now a 1968 302 auto 4barrel. tFound the gas cap to have a bad seal and now I have water in the gas tank. Any ideas on how to remove easy and cheap would be great. Thanks Joe
  16. Just bought a 1978 II Ghia

    Mustang II Talk
    I'm 17, I know a little about cars but not a whole lot. Today i bought a 1978 Mustang II Ghia. Its got a 302, 3 speed. A bunch of new parts on it. Spedometer doesnt work, gas tank leaks if filled over half, and has stalled on me a couple times but over all is a good car. Just reading everybody's...
  17. New to the,1978 King Cobra Mustang

    Introductions
    I am acquiring a 1978 King Cobra in a few days. I know a little about theses cars but I am gonna need some advice. I traded a 1972 Chevrolet C10 for it. I hope it will be worth it.
  18. 74-78 Mustang II Seat Rails

    Mustang II Talk
    My car is in the final stages of restoration, the decal is being placed on it and I can drive it away as soon as I find some seat rails. Mine were so rusted that trying to use them will stain my new carpet and they may break if I did. I'm looking for two sets. My car has a bracket assembly on...
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