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  1. Hit potholes, 1998 GT v6 3.8 Cranks, no start

    V6 Tech
    so i hit a REALLY rough patch of road, pretty much a strip of potholes. my 1998 mustang gt convertible v6 3.8ltr immedieatly died and now will not start. it will crank, but not turn over and run, and i have power (lights locks windows ect, all working fine) Ive checked the emergency inirtia...
  2. I'm a newbee and here to learn more about Mustangs.

    I have a 1998 Mustang GT convertable and I need to know a little bit more about her. She is in need of some TLC, like a new top, a problem with drivers side window etc. but it's the stuff under the hood that I'm here to get advice and knowlegde about. Got to take care of the car because I'm...
  3. Model Year Discrepancies

    4.6L Tech
    So odd question/observation. Just bought a 98 4.6 GT, and I love it. I always said I would never love a car like I love my 65, but this new one is amazing. Anyway, the old girl didn't come with an owners manual, so I sought out one on Ford's website. I found the one for my model year, but...
  4. 1998 GT Overheating

    4.6L Tech
    I have been looking through the forums and haven't found an identical situation, so I figure it's ok to post. Lately my 1998 GT has been having oveheating issues. When I am driving it, it will still stay at the R in NORMAL but if I let it idle for very long then it goes all of the way to the...
  5. 1998 Mustang Gt Hissing sound only in drive

    4.6L Tech
    I have a 98 gt i am trying to fix up, I completed a pi head swap with new intake manifold and cai. After the install the car makes a hissing sound almost like an old tea pot on the stove. It immediately stops as soon as I take it out of drive. It drives and runs great, I have moderate...
  6. Starting and running issues on 1998 GT throwing engine code PO402 EGR valve

    4.6L Tech
    I've got a 1998 GT with multiple issues that is showing a PO402 engine code. It has a long crank and has trouble starting once it fires (engine starts but has a long lope and dies). The car also has a miss at all RPM's at random, and wants to die when i shift gears. Here's a list of parts that i...
  7. Just bought '98 GT first Mustang!

    4.6L Talk
    Hey Everyone, I have always wanted to own a Mustang and I finally got my wish on Saturday! It's a 1998 GT and I couldn't be happier. The growl of the engine gives me the chills every time I turn it on. I just have a few questions. First of all it didn't come with any rear speakers which is...
  8. 1998 Mustang GT Sparkplugs Misfiring-Please Help

    4.6L Tech
    I recently replaced the spark plugs, and spark plug wires on my 98 GT due to the engine misfiring. I wasn't too worried as my Mustang has 138,000 miles on it and I figured the original spark plugs or spark plug wires had finally failed. However, after using my timing light its clear that...
  9. Brake upgrade query? 1998 Mustang GT

    4.6L Tech
    I've got a 98 GT- I would like to upgrade the brake calipers on my car to the two piston type that was put on the 99- and up body style. I've found a 2007 at my local salvage yard- can I use the calipers from that car to mine?
  10. New to site, 1998 Mustang GT. eastern shore VA - crack by the thermostat.

    4.6L Tech
    So i am new to the site, and i came here to learn more about my year pony. Like in the title I own a 1998 GT nothing is done to it yet. i do have the normal intake problem with a crack by the thermostat. Any reccomended replacement manifolds? Also budget is a little tight at the time. Another...
  11. new members, 1981 Mustang LX & 1998 Mustang GT Convertible

    Hi! My name is Laura Falconer, and my husband is Brett. We are new members to this site and are looking forward to meeting new people that, obviously, share the same love of Mustangs that we do. Currently, we are working on my husband's 1981 LX Hatchback. It's our new labor of love. It's...
  12. 1998 lincoln mark 8 4.6 & 98 GT 4.6 ?

    4.6L Talk
    i have the 1998 mustang GT 4.6 the guy i bought it from took a 1998 lincoln mark 8 4.6 and put it in the mustang but he didn't finish it, so what all do i need to do or get to make this run ? he didn't get the computer or wiring harness, and i can't find one anywhere... do i need to change it or...