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  1. Classic Tech
    So I have a brand new gas tank from CJ-P-Parts that came with the fuel sending unit. I used what came with it to replace my extremely old tank that was full with what looked like tar and the OEM sending unit was rusted out. I didn't think anything of it to use the one that came with the new tank...
  2. V6 Tech
    Hi, I'm new to this forum & seem to have a unique problem. I've got a 65 Mustang & I can't get more than 20-odd litres (5-6 gallons) in, before it starts coming out of the filler pipe. I've tried all the old tricks to remove air locks, to no avail. I'm pretty sure the sender unit is working...
  3. V6 Tech
    I just installed Flowmaster Force II dual exhaust which bolts in to the factory Y pipe. Here are a few issues I ran into 1) The holes in the flange which bolts into the factory Y pipe would not align, so i had to actually grind it quite a bit to finally get it aligned 2) The flange does not...
  4. Classic Talk
    Well today, i test my fuel sending unit as it was draining and the number on ohms i was getting was around 165-170. I was taking the positive and putting it to the muffler. Then after i took it out realized that i shouldve grounded it to the plate, so i put it back in, just hanging there...
  5. Classic Talk
    I was just making sure how to test to make sure a sending unit is working properly. You take the multimeter and put it on ohms. Then take the positive "prong" and touch it to the part in which the sending unit connection is made. My question is where does the ground "prong" go? Does it connect...
  6. 5.0L Tech
    I put the engine out of a 66 into my 88, but since I'm no longer using the in-tank fuel pump I was wondering a good way to mod the tank to get a bottom style pickup you would find in the older cars before EFI was around. Any ideas?
  7. 4.6L Tech
    Hey guys so my gas tank is leaking and I noticed that is comming from the rubber gromment. It's a 1998 Cobra. I'm going to replace it, but I do not have too much knowledge with gas tanks or any of that matter. I am pretty handy with the engine but I have no idea how to replace this gasket...
  8. 4.6L Tech
    I'm new to changing anything on mustangs. I was just hoping I could get tiips on replacing the fuel pump.
  9. 4.6L Tech
    Did anyone else have a problem of their gas tank rusting then leaking gas...i have a 2001 gt
  10. 5.0L Tech
    Just converted my 91 Fox to carb, and was gonna sump my tank. I figured I would just buy a new tank to make the job easier. What tank do I buy? Replacement for my EFI tank? Tank for earlier car? As far as I know, I'm keeping my stock sending unit, just pulling the pump? Ideas?
  11. 2005-2010 V6 Mustang Tech
    Well, Took the car to irving today, went in and payed 8 dollars, put the filler in the tank, clicked the trigger and BAM! it starts this stupid shutoff S!#$, so it kept spilling gas on me and I only got 2 dollars in the tank. Then I drove off very very angrily, swearing at every last bit of...
  12. Classic Tech
    I need fuel cell suggestions for a common budget! what fuel cells will fit in place of the original fuel tank? What is an alternative to the fuel safe fuel cells but still the same quality? i need them soon so please post asap
  13. Classic Tech
    So I just recently got my 1966 mustang, and never had put gas into it. So I put a half tank in. After I put the gas in, I noticed a gas smell in the car. So when i got home I opened the trunk and found a small puddle (very small) on the trunk floor. My guess is its the fuel neck, but not...
  14. Classic Tech
    Hi, I recently noticed a leak at my fuel sending unit and replaced the gasket. I wasn't too confident in the seating of the gasket but I put a couple gallons of gas after replacement and no leak. Yesterday tanked up and it began leaking again. Possibly there wasn't enough gas to reach the top...
  15. Introductions
    hey everyone my name is nate. i recently got a 1990 ford mustang 5.0 lx. its an ugly tan right now but the interior looks all brand new. it has 148k miles on it still runs strong. but it does have its problems. the gas tank is leaking and my gas gauge doesnt work. and i wanna start by asking a...
  16. 2005-2010 V6 Mustang Tech
    When i try to put gas in my car, the car won't receive it. We thought there was pressure messing with it. But thats not it. We put the nozzle in there like you normally do, then start to fill it up, but after about 2 seconds, it just shoots the gas back out. Any ideas??
  17. Classic Tech
    i have a new gas tank floater to replace the old one that broke in my 66 mustang, it just tells how much gas is in the tank. now do i need to take out the entire gas tank,? or is there a way to install the floater from the bottom of the tank, i saw a spot where i thought it could just be put in...
  18. Mustang II Tech
    So I was driving home from the gas station with a full tank of gas, first time I've filled in 4 months due to price and how often I drive the car. I get two blocks and smell the gas at a stop sign. I had leaked almost half the tank in two blocks. The side filler (main), the vapor line on...
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