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  1. ForumFix: Crunch!

    No one likes the idea of getting into a car accident — but that's exactly what happened to forum user Nobleman_James . His 2006 Mustang GT ended up hitting a wall at low speed. Thankfully, nobody got injured in the collision, but the front end of James’ Mustang ended up pretty torn up. For this...
  2. ForumFix: What's That Sound?

    It's the thing that every car owner dreads — an unidentifiable sound coming from under the hood of their favorite car. That's exactly what happened to forum user chaseperez_s197 — a low thudding sound coming from the area around his front driver's side wheel. What could be causing a sound like...
  3. Help 1998 Mustan GT Overheating

    4.6L Talk
    Hey guys! I just bought a 1998 mustang gt with 185k miles on it. It's a nice car but it overheated the other day so I checked the thermostat and it was bad so I replaced it. It ran fine all day yesterday but tonight it overheated again! The fan works, I tested the thermostat and it works, there...
  4. What am I looking at?

    V6 Talk
    I was driving down main street a few days ago and a loud bang resonated from my undercarriage, I pulled over and I found this beautiful looking hole spewing oil everywhere. Oil pressure is zero and my transmission is still functional as far as i can tell, so I'm wondering if anyone can tell me...
  5. Reliability of a Mustang

    2011-2014 Mustang Talk
    Good evening all. Right now i just drive a Toyota. Sedan. However recently got a chance to drive a rental 2014 Mustang the V6 and loved it now thinking of perhaps getting one. I would use this car as a daily driver as well. But questions to all people who have owned Mustangs for a long time...
  6. Anyone know how to get out a dent?

    2005-2010 V6 Mustang Tech
    I hit a mother lovin oposseum and he destroyed the passenger side bumper. Anybody know how to get this dent out? Thanks.
  7. 2002 Wipers do not work! HELP?

    V6 Tech
    I drive an 02 V6 Auto Mustang and a couple months ago I tried to turn on my wipers and got no response. I have replaced the motor and checked all fuses and relays multiple time but the wipers still don't work. I checked the wires an there seems to be power going to the switch and from the switch...
  8. Feel you

    V6 Talk
    I just bought my first mustang yesterday... I love it already has mods and everything on it and i have no idea what they are what any of it does brand new to cars... There is one problem i have when i hit about 50+ then slow down when it hits about 35 it has a pretty bad kick to it. Pain in the butt
  9. 4.6 3v Still have rough idle

    4.6L Tech
    First off, the engine is a 4.6 3v from a 2005 Mustang GT This engine started with the common symptoms of a VCT/phaser issue. i.e. Ticking noise, and rough idle below 1500 rpms when the car was fully warmed up. I replaced the timing chains, guides, tensioners, and phasers. I also replaced the...
  10. Squeal during idle 2012 Mustang

    2011 - 2014 V6 Mustang Tech
    Hi I'm a long time lurker, first time poster. I have a 2012 v6 Mustang with about 16,000 miles on it. Sometimes when I start my car after it's been driven, I will get a nasty squeal when the car is idling. At first I thought it was just a belt or something but I read here it might be the...
  11. Donor car questions

    5.0L Tech
    For my 88 5.0L i was thinkin of buying a 93 4cyl as a donor, dependin on what the guy says, he doeant really want to part it out, anyways, i was wondering what i can and cannot use? Like i might want his cluster, entire dash possibly, seatbelts and can any of the engine things be used for mine...
  12. holley street avenger off idle bog fix

    Classic Tech
    There are 3 problems on the Street Avengers that cause the stumbles and hesitations: 1. Lean Jetting. The S/A carbs are jetted very lean on the primary side, and extremely lean on the secondary side. Bump primary jetting up about 3 jet sizes and then make the secondary jets 8 sizes larger than...
  13. convertible refresh/dye suggestions and replc part info

    4.6L Tech
    well ive had this idea in my head for awhile now and since im off for 3 days i thought id attempt to take some time to bring my top back to life. it was replaced before i bought the car, its just got that dull grayish look going on especially now with all the windows tinted. its that canvas...
  14. Friend is parting out identical 1997 Mustang, what should I get for repairs?

    V6 Tech
    I have a 1997 Mustang coupe, and it has over 185k miles on it, with plenty of problems. All seemed lost, but then just recently I found out a coworkers dad is parting his 1997 Mustang out! I immediately embarked on the 4 hour journey to the location of my savior Mustang to replace as many of...
  15. Mustang Smoked Taillight Covers PROBLEM

    2011 - 2014 V6 Mustang Tech
    Ok, so today i finally got my Tuner, Airaid CAI, and my Smoked taillight covers, i didn't install any of these yet but i noticed that the 3M tape is very noticeable when the lights turn on and it looks very crapy/ghetto, Anyone knows how to fix that? it really bothers me that it doesn't look...
  16. Fixed the leak!

    4.6L Tech
    Pep boys got me all worried when they said my rim was leaking and not the tire :0!!! BUT!!! I went to my local mechanic and the rim was not the problem!!!! Pep Boys put my tire on wrong which caused it to leak!!!!! :bigthumbsup My mechanic just reset the tire and now its perfect!!!
  17. What to look for under my Mustang GT

    4.6L Tech
    I have a family friend who owns a mechanics shop here in town, and he lets me use his lift when it isnt occupied for a small cost of dinner. The main reason I am putting it up on the lift in the first place is to investigate a clunking noise coming somewhere from the driveline. And having...
  18. NEW CAR STEREO!!!.... popping sound is annoying.

    2005-2010 Mustang Talk
    So I had a New/old panasonic double did, touchscreen gps nav, dvd head unit installed "professionally" and well i could not be more dissappointed. I love the radio but everytime i turn it on it makes a popping sounds. I went back to the audio shop and they told me i have to replace the stock...
  19. error codes/bad MAF sensor?

    2005-2010 V6 Mustang Tech
    Hey, So about 3 weeks ago I installed a CAI on my 2006 v6 mustang. Shortly after, the check engine light came on, and I had it checked at a mechanic, and the codes that came up were PO171, and PO174, which are the Mass Airflow Sensor codes. I find it hard to believe that my MAF happened to go...
  20. 1966 Mustang Heater Questions

    Classic Tech
    So, never had much use for my mustangs heater over the years, because it was usually during the winter time when i was working on it the most so it was not being driven. I am to a point where i dont have much left to do and i want to drive it when it gets cold. So... i have a few questions. I...