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  1. Temperature needle went crazy

    2005-2010 V6 Mustang Tech
    Hello all, I am not to much into the internet forums but I am searching for something that happened to my mustang 05 v6. The temperature needle went crazy, the car is not overheating and looks normal, is just the needle. It went to H, and passed it, almost give full turn. I am going to...
  2. Gauge Swap Question/possible Workaround

    2005-2010 V6 Mustang Tech
    Gauge Swap Question/Possible Workaround I have a 2005 Mustang V6 that I purchased new as soon as they were delivered to the dealership. Unfortunately, it only has 4 gauge cluster. I have been reading up on swapping the cluster for the 6 gauge cluster. Recently I came across my original...
  3. Differences between a 2.3L and a 5.0L Instrument Cluster

    5.0L Tech
    Hey guys, So does anyone know how to tell the difference of a 2.3L cluster from a 5.0L for a 1989 Mustang? I've been trying to find a used one locally but a lot of people don't know whether the cluster came out of a 2.3L car or a 5.0L car. I know that the instrument clusters between 87-89 and...
  4. Newbie Questions: 2016 Mustang GT Base Automatic 3.55 Gears

    2015+ 5.0 Tech
    Hi everyone, this is my first Mustang purchase, my first fast car in fact. I'd like to keep this car in good operating condition without spending any time working under the hood myself (taking into account my relatively aggressive driving). As of writing this, I'm over the 1800 mile mark and...
  5. Vacuum Line problems?

    Classic Tech
    Hey everyone, My 1965 mustang 200 6 cyl has a vacuum leak somewhere. The vacuum lines are all hard lines and there aren't any extra ports to hook up a vacuum gauge. What is the best wait to hook up a vacuum gauge? Also, would anyone suggest converting the hard lines into hoses for easy...
  6. 302 No Oil Pressure Reading

    Classic Tech
    I replaced my oil sending unit on my 302 but when the engine is running the gauge doesn't move. I have grounded the wire and the gauge pegs so I know thats not the problem and since I have driven it plenty of times I know the engine is getting oil. Anything else that could be causing this...
  7. How to install a transmission temp gauge

    Classic Tech
    I want to get one of those sunpro triple gauge packs. However since my car already has a water temp gauge I want to use it as a transmission temp gauge. Is it possible to do this. How do I install a temp gauge for my transmission on my 1965 mustang since it didn't come with one
  8. 2004 mustang GT speedometer issues

    4.6L Tech
    So speedometer doesn't work. Issue is intermittent, in other words after riding for about 40 mins or more the speedometer may occasionally spring to life. Cruise control is fine, RPMs are fine, Odometer isn't working. Just took the gauge cluster apart and notice no damage. Followed cable that...
  9. Instrument Cluster Needle Calibration Problem

    2005-2010 V6 Mustang Tech
    Hi guys! My Stang is 2005 V6 stick shift but the problem I ran into may also apply to any vehicle, I guess. My temperature gauge was acting weird so I replaced it's stepper motor. Connected the cluster back, did some initial calibrations, all was good. Even after I turned the ignition off. But...
  10. issue with temp gauge. stays at 130 while running but when not it reads temp

    5.0L Tech
    Just like what my title says while car is running the temp gauge moves to a lil bit above 130 but when I turn the car off the gauge then reads at the middle of the temp gauge like it's suppose to. Any ideas why it works with car off but not when car is running?
  11. 1968 mustang amp Guage issue

    Classic Tech
    I pulled my car out today to take it for a ride and when I started it the amp Guage was in the middle but when I turned on my heater it went straight to the d. Then when using my blinker it starts to flutter in between the d and middle. My stereo is also crackling really bad which it never did...
  12. Speaker setup in 96GT

    Audio, Video, Navigation & Alarms
    I want to re-do my car's stereo wiring. The last owner did a totally bad job, it's a mess... I've noticed looking around that some people clip their wires into the stock harness (located at the speakers). I have A LOT of extra 16 gauge speaker wire, could i just hook it up classically without...
  13. 88 temp guage question

    5.0L Talk
    In my car the temp guage is on a pro comp gauge (or whatever brand) in the radio area of the console, theres no radio just the guages, im wondering how to wire the temp back to the cluster, as i am going to bes puttin a radio in.. Thanks
  14. Temperature on 1995 Mustang GT

    Hello. I am the original owner of a 1995 Mustang GT (236,000 miles)with the following modifications: 3:73 gears, Magnaflow H-pipe and exhaust, cold air intake, Screamin' Demon ignition coil. Because my stock oil pressure and temperature gauges were reading low and hot, respectively, I added...
  15. Gauge cluster Issues

    5.0L Tech
    Hello In new to the forum here and had a problem with my gauge cluster, its a 1982 Mercury Capri which is close to the ford mustang of the same year, its heavily modified, the first issue was the fuel gauge working up until the 1/4th tank mark then just dropping then my speedometer cable is...
  16. Oil Pressure Gauge Fluctuating

    4.6L Tech
    I have a 2000 Mustang GT 5-spd with about 152,000 miles. Just yesterday I noticed the oil pressure gauge was fluctuating when at idle or my clutch was in. It would go from normal (little more than half way) back to 0. Once I start to drive it goes back up to normal. I noticed this only happens...
  17. 1965 Mustang temp and fuel gauges need repair.

    Classic Tech
    Hi folks. I'm new to the forum and I'm excited to find so many enthusiasts out there. I have a 65 coupe with a 289 that has been sitting for 20 years, and has gone through the restoration process. I'm down to the finer details of getting her back on the road and the fuel gauge is not...
  18. Gas Guage is Reading wrong

    V6 Tech
    I have a 1999 Mustang 3.8l. I had pumped a full tank a gas in the other day, i drove a round for a while and the gauge still reads F "full". Replenishing gas!?!? Whats the problem?
  19. 1967 Mustang coupe 289motor battery gauge

    Classic Tech
    Where do the yellow and red wire from the battery gauge in the cluster go in to the engine?
  20. Gauge colors

    5.0L Tech
    I was wondering if it was possible to change the color of your gauges when they light up. About a year ago I changed my black gauges to white by adding a white faceplate. and i noticed the reason they glow green is because there is a transparent green layer behind the gauges. could I change this...