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  1. Troubleshooting vibration after clutch install

    4.6L Tech
    Hey all, So I tackled a flywheel/clutch/rear main seal job myself this past week (it took the whole week...) I put it all back together yesterday and got some pretty disturbing vibrations. I've been researching a lot and I've got a few ideas to get me going, but I was hoping to get anyone's...
  2. 2.3 flywheel identification

    2.3L Tech
    I'm posting this in 2.3 Tech as this is more of a general 2.3 question rather than Mustang II specific and figured you guys would be more knowledgeable on the subject. I ordered a clutch kit and flywheel that was advertised as stock replacement for a 1974 - 1993 ford 2.3. the new assembly is 1...
  3. 96 Mystic Cobra- 86k miles and time for a clutch....UGH!

    SVT Cobra Tech
    Hello all; I'm the proud owner of a 96 Mystic that's been tricked out by the P/O. So, with all the mods- ProM Racing MAF/CAI, chipped ECU, UD pullies, diff gear changed from the stock 3.27's to 3.55's, what would you all suggest for a clutch? Looking at eBay, I used a Stage 2 on my '95 GT, but...
  4. Hot Rod Cams and Lightweight Flywheel Issues

    2005-2010 Mustang GT Tech
    Hello Mustang Community, After having the Hot Rod cams installed in my 09 GT, drivability has been pretty challenging, all in the low RPM's. I have pretty much learned how to drive it the way it is, but there have been some things that are just not right. When decelerating, when I push in the...
  5. 142 tooth flywheel swapout?

    5.0L Tech
    i have a 302 whose block casting numbers would suggest that it is a 1974 falcon 302. the casting numbers on my transmission I believe are matched to what would be a c4. my dad shoved a long prybar into the flexplate to keep it from turning over on the engine stand while trying to take out the...
  6. 1966 Mustang 200ci Clutch Question

    Classic Tech
    I just ordered my t5 for my mustang, now I need a new clutch, I have read that there are two size clutches for the '66, how do I find out which one I need/have? And what would be a good clutch? I am using the original bellhousing with the adapter kit, not the t5 housing. Also should I get the...
  7. 1965 200cid 3 speed Flywheel issue

    Classic Tech
    Hey I'm looking for anyone that might have a Dog Dish style flywheel in good shape for sale. I've got a 65 with a 200 six and 3 speed manual. Mine has a minor crack, worn teeth and a broken clutch cover bolt. Also, I'm trying to determine precisely what trans I have. these are the markings...
  8. 2002 gt mustang new spec aluminum flywheel doesn't fit

    4.6L Tech
    Just picked up this car from my brother. He had ruined the throw out bearing so I went ahead and ordered a spec stage 1 clutch and billet aluminum flywheel. When it was time to install the flywheel I found that no matter how I fit it, two of the six holes didn't line up. The part number stamped...
  9. 2007 Mustang GT Clutch and Flywheel Help!

    2005-2010 Mustang GT Tech
    Mustang gurus I need some advice about clutch kit and flywheel for a 2007 Mustang GT. My stock flywheel needs to be replaced and I'm going to do the clutch at the same time, so what I need to know is what people would recommend for a clutch and flywheel, brand, model, etc. I plan to add some...
  10. what starter & flywheel am I supposed to be using?

    Classic Tech
    I have a 1967 ford mustang, original motor was a 289, swapped out for a 67/68 302 over 10 years ago. In the past year I have gone through 4 remanufactured starters that are for a 67 ford mustang v8 4.7L. I am trying to pinpoint why the starter keeps going bad. Am I supposed to use only a new...
  11. Exedy Lightweight Steel VS FRPP Steel VS FRPP Aluminum

    SVT Cobra Tech
    I've heard a few bad things about aluminum flywheels and I personally trust a steel flywheel to be more reliable and live longer but I wanted something lighter than the stock steel one. Found this lightweight steel flywheel made by Exedy and am really thinking about it. Exedy Lightweight Racing...
  12. Finding the right clutch for my 02 pony

    V6 Talk
    Hi guys! I'm new on this forum. And I just got my pretty '02 stock red pony few months ago with aftermarket headers(dont know what kind) with 101k miles on it and the previous owner put gt wheels(cant turn the wheel all the way, it grids-__-) Anyways,I'd like to do some mods and take care of...
  13. Ford Racing Nodular Iron Flywheel?

    4.6L Tech
    Just bought a new Ford Racing Flywheel as I am replacing the clutch and flywheel and having the transmission rebuilt (Because of Metallic Silver Trans Fluid). The flywheel I bought is Ford Racing part number M-6375-D46. Ford says it has increased RPM capability. Just wondering how much more...
  14. 87 mustang shakes violently in first 3 gears

    5.0L Tech
    My car not to long ago i noticed the harmonic balancer shaking , later altough i dont know if it has anything to do with the balancer i would hear clicking and rattling coming from the shifter until i got to 4th gear, now the car whenever in first until 3rd gear will shake very vilently what...
  15. New ACT single-mass flywheel for 3.7

    2011 - 2014 V6 Mustang Tech
    I was just surfing the web today because work is slow and found ACT is making a new single-mass flywheey for the 3.7 that is SFI Spec 1.1 certified. ACT Releases Single Mass Flywheels for the 2011-2012 Ford Mustang
  16. Clutch/ flywheel or throw out problem... Which one do I have?

    Classic Tech
    Hello everyone , I recently installed a RAM flywheel in my 65 w/ 289 engine with 4 speed top loader and I'm having issues. First time I ever changed a flywheel and I'm sure somewhere something went wrong. After re-installing everything I hear a rubbing sound as in something is scrapping against...
  17. 2011 5.0 Serious Transmission issues

    2011 - 2014 Mustang GT Tech
    I've had my 2011 5.0 for about 5 months now... it has approximately 34k miles on it, i bought it used with 27k... there were no immediate problems besides gear whine(3.73 manual transmission, premium, brembo, shaker1000). all i have done so far is jlt cai and a bama tune. Currently my car will...
  18. 351w swap to 86' mustang notch help

    5.0L Tech
    im swapping a 1985 flat tappet cam F350 351 2bbl carb into my 1986 mustang notchback. i really need to know if i can use my 10.5inch clutch and flywheel from my 5.0 that i pulled out, and put it on the 351. if not. i have the 11 inch clutch and flywheel from the f350. can i use the 11''? will...
  19. c4 starter help in 86 mustang gt 5.0

    5.0L Tech
    i have an 86 mustang with a c4 transmission and i didn't know i had a c4 till i shipped my other starter for a core. so i need help trying to match a starter to the flywheel i got an 79 and 86 starter but the keep hitting the fly wheel when fully disengaged so if u could help me plz thanks
  20. 1965 Mustang with C4 Transmission knocking noise

    Classic Tech
    Just bought a 1965 Mustang with a C4 Transmission for my 15 year old son this past Christmas. There is a knocking sound. It is like a rod nock, but I dont think it is. The sound speeds up as the RPMs increase. I believe the sound is from the bolts that connect the torque converter to the...