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  1. '02 v6 3.8l - Poor Mileage

    V6 Tech
    Expertise please:-) I picked up an '02 coupe, v6 3.8l a few months back. It's running fine & passed Etest fine but only getting 13mpg city, 18mpg hiway.! I've searched these threads but haven't found anything conclusive....Any help appreciated:-) -no OBD error codes & it seems to run well...
  2. air bag code 51

    V6 Tech
    got a code 51 when i used a diagnostics test the KOEO test showed i had a code 51 , had my instructor at school look it up and apparently its an internal fuse that blew, any ways wouldn't mind some help with it if anyone knows what's going on ha ha. other than that extreme play in my throttle...
  3. 2003 V6 Mustang engine ticking any ideas?

    V6 Tech
    i bought my 2003 V6 Mustang about 3 years ago with 49000 miles on it around 9 months ago when i hit about 65000 miles my engine started making this crazy ticking noise that sounds like metal tapping on metal coming from the passengers side more towards the bottom of the engine (i can hear it...
  4. 2000 Mustang 3.8 V6 not starting, please help!

    V6 Talk
    Im new here and dont know much about cars in the first place please help me lol! I have a 2000 Mustang, 3.8 V6, its nothing special but I love it. Heres whats going on, sorry if its long; My mustang is in great shape, Ive owned it 3 years, I keep up all maintenance on it and have driven it...
  5. 2001 mustang v6 rough idle

    V6 Tech
    i change my buddy passenger side exhaust manifold gasket on his 2001 mustang with a 3.8L and now it has a rough idle. i had to disconnect the mas and the map sensor and egr tube. Then after i reconnected all the sensors and tube it has a rough idle. the only time it has the rough iis when you...