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  1. need some info on my supposed engine

    Classic Tech
    The previous owner of my 68 mustang says it has a 289 high output engine in it but i cant find a single thing online about it. he said it came out of an 83 mustang. if someone could point me in the right path that would make my week!!:grin:
  2. 1965 vin engine code question "6"

    Classic Talk
    Has anyone ever heard of a 1965 fastback*vin*that does not have an engine code? In place of the engine code the vin has a "6".
  3. 1999 3.8 check engine light on fresh rebuild

    V6 Tech
    Hey guys, Im having one problem after another with my 99 v6. The biggest thing was my head gasket going with a vengeance during christmas last year. (One month ago). For several reasons, I chose to go with a complete engine rebuild for $3000 CDN. Which is obviously pricey, but comes with a 3...
  4. Cylinder 4 Misfire ??

    Introductions
    so i pushed my engine pretty hard the other day. soon as i stopped at a red light the engine idle was ROUGH. I got an engine code the day after reading P0304. Cylinder 4 misfire. I checked the wires and sparkplugs, everything gave good resistance readings. could it be my coil packs? Although I'm...
  5. 92 Mustang Engine Problems.

    2.3L Tech
    I have a 92 2.3L mustang that im trying to get up and running again, ive put alot of new parts into it be nothings seeming to help. The rpm is jumping around, and you can hear the engine miss every like 2 seconds. The engine codes are 121, 114, 223. Please help me! I have put new coil packs, new...
  6. Engine Code P0581 help

    Mustang GT500
    Car- 2010 Shelby GT500 Installed Vortech supercharger, kooks headers and xpipe. Got the tune from vortech. Put everything back together, loaded the tune, started it up and now the airbag light is on, its throwing a P0581 engine code (which has something to do with the cruise control) and the...
  7. Need help identifying an engine ,1966 Mustang

    Classic Tech
    Hello everyone! I need some help identifying the engine in a 1966 coupe. I know it's not the original, it used to be a straight 6. The only info I have to go with is a 289 V8, 4 bbl, 4 speed. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks!
  8. Used engines - what to look for

    Classic Tech
    Hey guys, After I finish my current project (66 coupe 289 rebuild) I want to grab a used SBF engine to tear down and rebuild. I want some opinions on this. I'm not too worried about making a big chunk of change off this venture, its more because I like doing it but a little profit would be...
  9. Engine Block Numbers.

    5.0L Talk
    I have a 1989 Mustang with the 302. My Mechanic told me the motor in my car is not the factory one and now i really wanna know what car my engine came from. Where are the ID Numbers on the 302 block so i can get them and decode them?
  10. 255 ci made to look like a 289 - Can you tell me anything about it?

    Classic Tech
    I bought a v8 last year. It has 289 valve covers and 289 on the air filter. I went to buy spark plugs and upgrade the suspension this winter. The spark plugs didn't fit and the steering was 6 cyl. I found numbers on the engine "e0se a2b." It appears I bought a 255 from a 1980 tbird or...
  11. 1967 Mustang engine tag decoding

    Classic Talk
    I have a 1967 Mustang GTA that came with a 289 4bbl and I'm trying to determine if it's original. The intake and carb are definately wrong (68 2bbl), which throws the entire engine into question. Any help is appreciated. Thanks, WayneO' engine tag that was attached to the bellhousing that is...
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