Ford Mustang Forum banner

hatchback

  1. 5.0L Tech
    Help! Just bought a 1983 5.0 gt foxbody hatchback for my son. Didn't even get it home and got rear ended! Can not locate the fuel cutoff switch to reset it. No owners manual, half a dozen suggested locations on internet...none of which are correct. Please help if you know this model.
  2. 2.3L Tech
    i have some rims on my 92 2.3L Fox hatchback. they aren't stock and i just noticed that my wheels are really close to my struts with a small spacer on it. i have p195/55R16 tires in the front. my friend told me to get some adapters to 5 lug so it would create a larger spacer. i was thinking of...
  3. News
    By Nick Dasko Fox body Mustangs don't really stick out in my child-hood memories when they were new. I have a soft-spot for the 94-98 cars but now it seems that thanks to dudes like Matt Farah and other youtube-heroes more people are getting into classic fox bodies. The custom car by Creations...
  4. Introductions
    My name is Cassie, I'm just a 23 year old girl who happens to have a '90 automatic fox body hatchback in my possession. I'm thinking about restoring it and just wanted to join a forum to learn more about it before I jump in blind. Any advice is more than welcome and encouraged! Thanks for...
  5. 5.0L Tech
    Im looking for headers and im not so savi about the differences in these. I have two stangs. One is stick other is being rebuilt top to end. on the stock one I wanna get it headers but I might tune it up in the future im not so sure. but if I do I want some headers that will go with it. What do...
  6. Introductions
    Hi everyone, I have a 1984 mustang gt. recently I was driving and my car just shut down on me. Come to find out, all of the wiring harnesses in the engine compartment are dry rotted / brittle and broken. I cannot find replacements in any better condition anywhere. Anyone have...
  7. 2.3L Tech
    Hey guys, I lost 40lbs of compression in my third cylinder so the engine is making its way out of my engine soon. Right when I finished buying the parts for my transmission and rear end :( I have an 88 turbocoupe donor, no wiring though. LA3, vam and everything else is there though. Can the...
  8. 5.0L Tech
    I just bought a 1991 Ford Mustang Gt. All was good up until I checked the power steering fluid and heard a grumbling/grinding sound from the passenger valve cover/ bottom end. I hear the exhaust leak on the drivers side. The previous owner had BBK Shorty Headers installed with a H-Pipe. No...
  9. Introductions
    my name is john, i am a military member in need of help with this car! so i bought a used 89 GT 5.0 2 door Hatchback with a sun roof. everything was amazing or so i thought. after owning the stang i raced it and found out the hard way that the hood latch didnt really catch. long story short it...
  10. Introductions
    Hello everyone:wavey! I've been doing allot of my research on here and finally decided to sign up! I will start by telling the story of my project, just to give a general idea of why I'm here and share a bit of my history with my Mustang. My Grandpa bought the car in the late 90's with the...
  11. 2.3L Tech
    I have a 93 Ford Mustang lx Hatchback Automatic 2.3L I love this car! EXCEPT 2 things . . . . 1 I have trans. fluid leaking. I have done everything from checking the filter to hoses to trans. Pan. NOTHING no reason for the leak. Only thing Im thinking it could be is output seal is damaged =/...
  12. Introductions
    Hello, I'm new to the mustang world. I just traded a 1972 dodge swinger for a 1986 mustang with gt body kit. The title says 1986 Ford lx/gt. I did a vin search one of those generic vin things online and one said that it was a saleen 150 whatever that means..? So I'm trying to really break it...
  13. Introductions
    My 84 year-old father's favorite car is the 1990 Mustang Hatchback. He lives in western Canada. I would like to find him one that drives but might need a little work. Any ideas?
  14. Introductions
    hello everyone im new here i've owned several mustangs but i never did any of the work myself on any of the til recently that im studying to be a tech. i hope i can get useful answers to problems and share my own experiences as well. i recently bought a 89 lx and it has couple problems but other...
  15. 5.0L Talk
    Does anyone know where I can't find inner fender liners/splash shields for my car. I have an 89 hatch, when I bought the car it didn't have any and I get all kinds of sand and dirt in my door jams and engine bay. I've looked at my local salvage yards but they always seem to be ripped or torn or...
  16. V6 Tech
    First, I'm new, so I don't even know if this is the right place to post, but let's get on with it. I bought a 1991 Ford Mustang Hatchback about a month ago, before I bought it, it had been sitting in someone's yard for over a year, so problems were expected. The turn signals in the...
  17. 5.0L Talk
    Please forgive me if this is posted in the wrong area. I have an ad posted in classifieds, and I c there's quite abit of lookers but no question r anything. I need to sell this car quite badly and I am wondering if there is any tips out there to make ppl a bit more interested and atleast have...
  18. 5.0L Talk
    Hi guys, Im trying to find a exact model of 5.0, the 5.0 im looking for is like the 1991 5.0 foxbody but has the shorter nose and is a hatchback. the car model also is 2 door, and does not have a scoop, but does have the fin. My husband is deployed and I would love to have the car he has...
  19. 5.0L Tech
    Hi my oil light, engine light and airbag light on my 1992 mustang lx are all turning on everyonce in a while but not at the same time. The airbag light comes on when i start it along with the check engine light, but the check oil light comes on while driving. Oil seems fine, gauge is normal and...
  20. 5.0L Tech
    so the guy i got my mustang from put some eibach drag springs and bags and didnt hook up the bags is this a hard thing to do and how much est. would it cost to do it at a shop thanks
Top