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  1. Help Needed Adjusting the lifters on Trickflow top end kit

    5.0L Tech
    i have a 1988 mustang gt with a stock 302 block and a trick flow street burner top end kit. my question is in order to remove the valve covers to address some lifter noise, will i have to take off the upper intake to get the valve covers off or can i do a lifter adjustment without removing the...
  2. top end knock/tap?

    4.6L Talk
    I have a 2003 mustang gt 5 speed with 155k on it, for about 10 thousand miles or so I have had a knocking sound that sounds like its coming from driver side top end, I have replaced all 8 "lifters" on the driver side, and its still doing it, it doesn't do it on heavy throttle, only on light...
  3. Loud knock/rattle when throttled...Help!!

    V6 Tech
    Hey guys, i have a 2001 Mustang V6 5 speed with 112k that has started making a rattle/knocking sound from my passenger side. It does not do it at idle and only once warmed up, if i hit the gas at any gear above say 2000 rpm a loud rattle or knock, not very deep, sounds like a shaking paint can...
  4. New to forum. Loud rattle/knock

    V6 Tech
    Hi guys. I am new to the forum but have googled it for years. I have a 2001 5-speed v6 stang with roughly 112k on her. About a week ago she started making a rattling noise while accelerating while in any gear and neutral but only noticeable above about 2000 rpm. the rattle sounds like a spray...
  5. 1989 5.0 Mustang lifter noise or rod knock?

    5.0L Tech
    Replaced lifters and pushrods, oil pressure stays at 50 psi and the oil is full and fairly clean. The sound is definitely coming from the drivers side rear of the motor. I put a stethoscope on the oil pan and I can't hear the noise at all there. The noise stays constant with rpms. 1989 5.0...
  6. Engine Tick at Startup

    V6 Tech
    Whenever I first start my car the engine has a loud tick for the first two or three minutes of driving once i go down the road for maybe half a mile or even less the tick is gone and if i turn the engine off for maybe five minutes or so the tick will return when i start it back up...ive been...
  7. 66 mustang 200ci no oil pressure after new lifter

    Classic Talk
    so we changer the lifters and valve guide seals because it was smoking pretty good and the lifters wouldnt pump up. new head gasket when we put the head back on. now we got oil pressure when we first started it up but one trip around the block and it dropped. when it starts cold it will come up...
  8. 1995 mustang gt 5.0 chriping sound. i need help!

    5.0L Tech
    i have a 1995 mustang gt 5spd 5.0. ok heres my speel. when i start the car its fine and all just driving easy everything is perfect. BUT when i give it like 3/4 throttle theres a chriping sound almost like metal on metal. it also makes the same sound when im off the gas and still in gear slowing...