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  1. California swap problems

    V6 Talk
    Hey all, I have a 2004 V6 mustang that I plan on doing a coyote swap to; the dealer told me that the car has had a cobra bottom end swap. I live in California where emission regulations leave me little room to play so I know if I perform this swap I will not pass smog. The fact of the matter is...
  2. Will 2011 GT without CA emissions pass a smog test?

    2011 - 2014 Mustang GT Tech
    Hi, I'm looking at buying a used 2011-2012 Mustang GT possibly online. This would mean that I would possibly get a non-CA emissions approved vehicle. I know if it doesn't have the sticker it has to have at least 7500 miles on it for CA to consider it a used car. Once it's past that mark...
  3. Trading in my TX 2010 GT to a California dealer. Will it pass emissions test?

    2005-2010 Mustang GT Tech
    Alright here is the deal. I live in Binghamton, NY, about a year and a half ago, I bought a 2010 Mustang GT Premium, Automatic in Dallas, TX (great deal). Now I have the itch to trade up to the new 5.0. I found a 2012 Mustang GT Premium near Fresno, CA, I have agreed to a great deal to trade in...
  4. registered in TX but in cali with LTH

    2011-2014 Mustang Talk
    i have a 2012 v6 mustang with long tube headers and a catted x pipe. my car is registered and safety inspected in texas but im stationed in california for about a year. is there a big chance that i could get pulled over for having LTH's and get fined or something. i just know that cali is...
  5. 1966 Mustang California Emission Stamped numbers

    Classic Tech
    Im still learning the dates and buck tags but dont have a clue about these Calif Emissions Numbers. On the round piece that sits on ( i think) top of rear of manifold is: C60E - 9B289C L3554 Im guessing the 289c is the engine. No clue about the L3554 I'm thinking it might all be Ford part...