Ford Mustang Forum banner

bolts

  1. 01 Cobra Valve Cover Bolts Rusty

    SVT Cobra Tech
    I have a 01' Cobra and the stock bolts look awful. I believe one of the previous owners lived up north and they have subsequently over the years rusted away. It's the (4) bolts above the coil covers on each side of the engine. In addition the (2) that actually hold on the coil covers are in...
  2. Looking for Tech who knows all

    4.6L Off Topic Lounge
    Looking for a tech.. someone who works on all variations of 4.6L mustang and has a shop.. Someone who knows what parts line up with what years and the difference. mainly can identify bolt sizes and bolt variations of the external engine.. On most of these forums there is always that guy...
  3. JBA O/R H Hardware 99-04 (need specs)

    SVT Cobra Tech
    I purchased a used JBA o/r hpipe for cheap but it doesn't have the hardware. I called JBA but they keep sending me in circles to different people. Does anyone here know the nut/bolt specs? also, do you think some cut-it-yourself gasket with some dabs of liquid gasket will work ok?
  4. 1965 Mustang Hood Hinges. What Size Bolts?

    Classic Tech
    HI guys, Lost the 4 bolts (in all) that go from the hood hinge to the HOOD on both sides. Does anyone know what size and pitch these are? Took the hood off and I don't know where i placed them. I'd rather just go to a hardware store and get the size instead of ordering online and paying...
  5. where can I find Intake snorkel bolts?

    V6 Tech
    hello, the guy i bought my 2000 V6 mustang from decided to do a little "DIY" renovation to the intake by taking off the snorkel and putting a spectre filter on. In doing so he lost the bolts that hold the intake to to the inside of the fender. He jury-rigged it so it wouldn't move around so much...
  6. Sealant On bolts?

    Classic Tech
    I'm putting a head on an ho motor for my 68 coupe . With new head bolts do they need any sealant or is the white crap already on the bolts fine? Also do the intake bolts need any sealant? I only trust Indian head so wod putting that on the bolts hurt or help or do nothing ? Thanks -Isaac
  7. 1966 Engine Crossmember Bolt Issues

    Classic Tech
    I have the front of my coupe apart to rebuild the suspension. I took off the engine crossmember to remove the LCA bolts on both sides and now I cannot get the engine crossmember bolts back in. On either side the bolt requires a huge amount of torque to put it in and the threads just end up...
  8. Bolt problem

    5.0L Tech
    i got a motor out of a 97 explorer and when i first started taking it apart in my haste i didnt catalogue the bolts... i dont know what bolts go where since some of them are similar. so i was wondering if there is a complete bolt kit offered somewhere and if anyone has a checklist or something...
  9. 2011 Mustang Clutch Issues

    2011-2014 Mustang Talk
    Hello- I am submitting info to an attorney in regards to issues I currently have with my car within 10 months... My car has been in the shop 4 times for the same issue and it appears everytime I get it back, it's worse... If you are also experiencing the same issues with your vehicle send a...
  10. Expert Advice?? I may have overtorqued my gaskets...

    Classic Tech
    I just recently got my engine back from the shop and started assembling it. I could not find any torque specs so I just made them what I felt to me "adequately tightened". Unfortunately now my oil pan and valve cover gaskets are bulging out at each bolt. I tried loosening the bolt but it...
  11. 1984 Caliper Bolts

    2.3L Tech
    Guys, Does anyone know what size of Torx tool do I need to remove the caliper bolts on my 1984 Mustang LX? Thank you.
  12. water pump bolts broke off in 1987 mustang 5.0 block how do i get them out

    5.0L Tech
    im workin on a 1987 5.0 mustang and the engine is still in the dog house and i started workin on it cause i just bought the car and it had a broken water pump bolt and it was leaking antifreeze from the passenger side aka where bolt was broke off in block at well ne how i got the fan out and all...
  13. Best Head Bolts for SVO 2.3?

    2.3L Tech
    I recently ordered head bolts for my 85.5 svo engine from summit racing. The bolts were described to work for ALL 2.3 engines from 74-93. I put my head on the block and dropped the bolts into the holes to realize that the thread on the old bolts were 1/3 the length of the new bolts so i now...
  14. 1987 Mustang GT, I need torque specs please

    5.0L Tech
    i need torque specs for a 1987 mustang gt on the heads,and headers,and intake manifold specs i would really be gratefull if yall could give thet to me
  15. 2003 Mustang GT, Clutch kit & Flywheel questions

    4.6L Talk
    Hi guys, I've decided i wanna change my clutch and flywheel, what clutch brand would you suggest for me? Spec, Ram, Fidanza, or Centerforce? BTW I'm going for stage 3 clutch, and a steel flywheel. Flywheel would be from the same brand. However, I was wondering how many bolts do I have on my...
  16. CIP-9 Bolt, for intake

    2005-2010 V6 Mustang Tech
    Alright, so my intake screw snapped in half when I was installing my JLT intake, but I used a different method of fastening the JLT intake and has been perfect ever since. But I want to be 100% perfect. I bought the replacement screw and was able to get the stock CIP-9 Bolt/intake fastener out...
  17. Trouble with Alignment

    2005-2010 V6 Mustang Tech
    Im kinda new to this forum... i hardly ever post anything but i see that many of you are very helpful to everyone. Hopefully u guys can help me with my pproblem Well about two years ago i got 20 inch rims and falken tires on my car. I asked the guy at discount tire, if anything would change or...
  18. installing my 302

    5.0L Tech
    Hello: When I pulled my 302 and tranny out of my 90 GT I just hooked the engine lift to some head bolts to pull her. Now that I have my motor fully reassembled with new heads and all I am looking to put it back in with the tranny attached. What bolts are my best bet to attach the engile lift...
  19. Water Pump Pulley Bolts

    5.0L Tech
    Hi I'm 18 and are currently restoring a 93 Reef Blue notch. I bought a new water pump but threw the pulley bolts away with the old water pump. I was wondering if anybody could tell me the size of the bolts so I can get them or if anyone knows anyother ways that I can hold the clutch fan and the...
  20. 1989 Mustang GT water pump/timing chain cover bolt placement?

    5.0L Tech
    Im having trouble figuring how and where the bolts go on the water pump and timing chain cover for a 89 mustang gt. A detailed picture of were the bolts go on the water pump and timing chain cover would help me much. please someone help its been parked for a while. i have all the bolts i just...
Top