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  1. Classic Talk
    Hello, I'm new to the tree shade mechanic lifestyle, so forgive me if my knowledge is insufficient. But I've got a '70 mustang, 351w automatic, and recently I've replaced the wiring harness(the old one was a ridiculous hackjob). Prior to this, the engine ran spectacularly, very healthy...
  2. V6 Tech
    Hey guys, I'm New here so I'll try to keep this simple and maybe get some help. I'm no mechanic by far but growing up, I was a "daddy's girl" so I learned a few things about engines and how they somewhat work. Any way, a few weeks back I traded my Chevy Avalanche 5.3 V8 for a 35th anniversary...
  3. Classic Tech
    While I was attaching my engine to my transmission I heard a loud thud as I was tightening my bell housing bolts? Any idea what it could be? Could it be my torque converter snapping in to place under the pressure?
  4. Introductions
    Hi, For the past four years I've had a 1996 V6 convertible mustang, Its been a great car, never had any problems with it and it always drove like a dream. Recently (in December) I left my place and went to breakfast at 8:00 AM, came back. and left for class, but as i was leaving, i backed up...
  5. Classic Tech
    First off I'm glad I found this site, looking through it I'm happy to know there are many people out there willing to share what little they know and for that a premature thank you. On to the problem. I own a 1965 V8 289 A Code Mustang, it was my daily driver since I got my license back in...
  6. Introductions
    I have a 1995 Stang with a 3.8L V6 but I have had a problem with the car since I bought the car. Its slowly just been working its way up. But when you start the car the ideling is at 2500 RPM's roughly. I been told that the ideling postion sensor is going out, so I was thinking about buying a...
  7. V6 Tech
    I have a 2000 mustang and sometimes it just dies for know reason... this just started on wednesday when it just died on the freeway on my way to wrightwood. It didn't totally die it just felt like my car had no power and didn't want to go anywhere. So I got it towed back and I took it into a...
  8. Classic Tech
    Hello Everyone. I have a 289 that has within the last two years had everything rebuilt or replaced. My problem is that out of the blue my car developed a starting problem. My car turns over and starts, but sounds pathetic as it idles. It is sputtering, shaking, and on the ground near the tail...
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