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  1. 5.0L Tech
    Hi everyone, Of course my first post is a HELP! thread. I just picked up a 1994 mustang 5L after jumping ship from VWs. I heard about the emissions scandal and decided I wanted an environmentally friendly car :grin: Anyways, i've got an airbag light, code 44 meaning (i believe) the drivers...
  2. 5.0L Tech
    Good Evening Fellow AFM geniuses, Well, my engine has been years in the making, time... money... you know the normal issues. But, here i am, almost done and ready to be rolling on the street and strip. My C6Z was a fun toy but I'm back to Fords. My question is, what length pushrods should i be...
  3. 5.0L Tech
    Do I need to drill "steam holes" into my Victor Jr. heads? I'm building a Ford Racing SVO 5.0L street race stroker motor (363ci). This block has the "Siamese Bore" with no cooling passages between each cylinder. There are "steam holes" in the block at each cylinder, 2 on the top, 2 at the...
  4. 5.0L Tech
    Hey guys, where is the Coolant Vent Plug located on my 94 Cobra 5.0L? I just flushed the radiator, and don't see the vent plug to get all the air out. Thanks, RJ
  5. Introductions
    First off I would like to say Hello! to all of you. I am 29 and been a Fox Body guy as long as I can remember. I got my 89 lx 5.0 when I turned 18 and have had it every since. I am looking to put some upgrades on it and was looking for some help. It currently has, 331 gears C-4 trans H-pipe...
  6. 5.0L Talk
    I have a 1983 mustang GLX convertible, I've already done a 5.0 swap and 3.73s with a traction lok, and now I'm looking to buy a hood for my car that has the factory rear facing scoop that was offered in 1983. Does anyone know of, or have a hood, for a 1983 mustang, that has the rear facing...
  7. 5.0L Tech
    Hello everyone, and thanks in advance for the help. I have an '86 GT 5.0L, and my trans has been having issues coming out of OD. It will just bog to near stall (450-500rpm) then WHAM! out of OD at around 20mph. Also, idles fine in Neutral, but any drive gear is around 500rpm. So, I found a low...
  8. 5.0L Tech
    I have a 1990 mustang gt with the 5.0 came with an automatic originally... well at least the guy i bought it from sold it to me with an auto. My question is I have the oppurtunity now to go ahead and do the manual swap seeing as how my transmission decided to up and stop changing gears on me...
  9. 5.0L Tech
    I have a 93 GT I just bought 2 days ago and for some reason i am getting fuel in my oil. How is this even possible? I know for a fact it isnt coolant. Im stumped and dont want to pull it apart just yet as i have lots of body work to do on the car. The car has stock block, aluminum heads...
  10. 5.0L Tech
    Dear, Fellow mustang lovers At first I was very hesitant on posting this on the 5.0 forums or 3.6 . But i figure you all may know a bit more about the topic at hand. I have a 35th Anniversary 3.6l Mustang. Its getting pretty old and miles are getting close to 200K. I love my car...
  11. Introductions
    Im a new member and i have a 1993 mustang 5.0l and i love it!
  12. 2011-2014 Mustang Talk
    Available 3/21/11 for pre-order! Shipping as of Early April 2011! - Check Out More Details! We've been waiting for this for a long time, and so have many 2011 GT owners. In 2009, one of the coolest running and most powerful superchargers per PSI came on the market for the 3V Mustang GT's from...
  13. Classic Tech
    Hello All, Does anyone have experience dropping a 89 5.0L into the engine mount on a 65? I am wondering if the bolt patterns match up for the engine. I have already been told that I will need to get a new transmission bracket. Does anyone know where I can find the transmission bracket for...
  14. 5.0L Talk
    Hey everyone, I have a 1993 Triple Black GT convertible, it's completely stock, and since I've had the transmission rebuilt (for the third time) the engine has been revving to about 6000RPM just to get into 2nd gear. Now I asked the guy who rebuilt my transmission, and he told me the...
  15. Classic Talk
    hi just got me a 1969 fastback base model automatic, i want to upgrade it and i have a 1995 mustang GT 5.0L with a manual transmission that runs and drives that i can use the power train from, is there anything i should be considering before i start my project. thank you in advance..
  16. 4.6L Tech
    Has anyone put a 302 in a 2001 gt. Is it a waste of time? I would prefer a push rod motor of the modular 4.6l and I'm just wondering if it's a huge hassle or not?
  17. 5.0L Talk
    I have done alot of research on many different forums on how to rebuild my engine. I have chosen to go with almost everything Trick Flow Specialities. I've replaced everything except the crankshaft. I am still in the middle of the building process & kind of skeptical to the actual...
  18. 2.3L Tech
    will a throttle body from a 87-93 5.0l mustang work on a 89 2.3l mustang? if not, will you be able to use a 91-93 5.0l mass air flow setup with a big bore (65mm) 2.3l trottle body? or do they sell speed density to m.a.f. conversion kits for the 2.3l? any help is greatly appreciated, thanks
  19. V6 Tech
    hi i was wondering what do u need to install to install a v8 into a v6 mustang like do u need subframe connectors k member or anything or can u just install it
  20. 5.0L Tech
    I'm working on slapping together an old project of mine. An 88 Thunderbird 5.0L 302 and had a few questions on the finer points of this build. First off I've been looking into swapping out the rear drums for discs but the rear-end appears to be an 8.8 but also has 5 lug drums, So in that...
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