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  1. Drivers side motor mount wont seat all the way down.

    5.0L Tech
    Last night i installed the energy suspension motor mounts into my 88 GT. The passenger side was simple and seats into the bracket correctly. However, the driver side doesnt seat all the way down into the bracket, even though i let the motor down off the jack, and the passenger side was Not...
  2. Engine destroyed

    2005-2010 Mustang GT Tech
    Hi guys im in a bit of a pretty bad situation. Recently my engine started Knocking so i took it in and they said the bearings were destroyed and oil pump shattered. I have a 2005 GT with around 100k miles. The mechanic said it be better to just buy a whole new engine rather than try to rebuild...
  3. Can't decide what to do next

    Classic Talk
    So, down here in Utah its snow season so my stang is all put away but in a place I could perform some upgrades. Last spring I got my 1968 Coupe 302 up to running and driving condition. Its a blast to drive and I wanna make it even better. I want more power but nothing crazy probably in like the...
  4. Does a 3k mile Coyote sound different at 9k miles?

    2011 - 2014 Mustang GT Tech
    Does a 3k mile 5.0 sound different at 9k miles? I test drove two stock 2014 Mustang GTs. One had 9k mikes and the other 3k miles. The 9k GT sounded great and healthy. All I heard was the growl and rumble of the Coyote. The 3k GT sounded different compared to the 9k. I heard an additional sound...
  5. 1986 Mustang Motor Swap

    5.0L Tech
    Hello just recently joined in hopes to gather as much information as I could I just recently bought a 1986 mustang the body is in great shape but the motor is lacking in its department. I got a good deal on the car I was wonder whats the best engine I could put in her without hurting wallet to...
  6. 1990 mustang passenger window working

    5.0L Tech
    Hello I'm new to this forum and to owning a fox body, When we got the car the passenger window did not work and the previous owner couldn't figure out why. We took the door panels off and realized that there's no power going to the motor but the motor works. I've looked at the wiring diagram...
  7. What type of motor oil should i use?

    V6 Tech
    Not sure if this is where i should post but either way, what type of Motor oil should i use? I have a 1999 V6 mustang with around 223k miles on it, im gonna sell it when i trade up but it wont be for a couple years so i want to make sure it runs strong until then
  8. 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...
  9. what newer motor would be compatible with a 1996 mustang 4.6

    4.6L Tech
    I inherited a 1996 automatic mustang gt 4.6 that had a pretty bad knock in the engine. After driving it for a day the rod blew through the bottom of the block. So now I want to put in a compatible engine thats newer, but with no trouble, just a simple drop in. Or should I just look for a motor...
  10. Whats needed with trick flow heads?

    5.0L Tech
    I have a automatic 1990 mustang and plan on getting some trick flow heads from late model, engine gasket kit, e cam, arp head bolt kit. Trick Flow Twisted Wedge Aluminum Cylinder Heads 170cc Small Block Ford 51400002M61 - LatemodelRestoration.com I plan on using my stock rockers and a e cam...
  11. I need help and need some input please

    V6 Off Topic Lounge
    Ok I have a 2000 ford mustang and I bought it from a dealership Thursday. The car is a gt but the previous owner did a motor swap before giving it to the dealership and they put a v6 in it. The car has nitto tires, pods, and racing seats already in it so I'm assuming they used it for racing and...
  12. Need some ideas? Full Resto Question!

    Classic Tech
    It starts with a 1965 Fastback, with the 289 Hi-Perf and factory 4-speed. Dad had it, then put it away for many years for me to uncover it. Now, he and I are restoring it together as a father son project, except I get to keep it. We've been discussing this quite some time, but would like some...
  13. Gt 500 M122 Supercharger fitment ?

    2005-2010 Mustang Talk
    IF I was to come across on of these for cheap, what has to happen for it to fit onto my 4.6 in my 2008 GT ? I am not sure on the Fitment for these, any information would be helpful thanks a lot everyone :)
  14. 1984 LX Engine and Transmission Swap Questions

    5.0L Tech
    Hi guys, new here, but not new to Fords or projects. Long story short, my daily/project at the moment is a 2006 Focus ST, cleanly modified, and even installed a GT28R setup running 12psi. But that's beside the point. I was referred to this forum by a buddy who told me you guys all know your...
  15. Indentificacion del Motor Mustang V6 1995

    Modernos 1974-2007
    Hola soy de Brasil y yo soy dueño de un Mustang V6 3.8L 1995. Necesito saber dónde está la identificación del motor neste modelo de coche ... gracias
  16. Engine Mount

    Classic Tech
    OK, it seems like this is a fairly routine problem, but I haven't seen a solution yet. I have a '66 Convertible 289 engine. I have refurbished the engine and I am ready to mount it. However, when I drop the engine in, the bolts holes are not exposed all the way. I bought the following kit...
  17. Motor para mustang 2001 gt (crown victoria?)

    Mexico and Latin America
    La cuestión es la siguiente ya trono el motor de mi mustang gt 2001 el mecánico me comento que es mejor que consiga otro motor por que la reparación me sale en aproximadamente 12, 000 pesos y un motor ya instalado en 950 dolares, el problema es que no encuentro un motor de 4.6 de mustang esta...
  18. 1967 Memorial Mustang. Help With motor please

    Classic Talk
    My Dad and I are restoring 1967 Mustang in memory of my little brother Who always wanted to restore an old car with us. What im needing help on is the motor, Right now... 302 bored .060 over Flat top Pistons w/ Valve reliefs We think Stock crank haven't checked...
  19. 1975 motor mounts big problem

    Introductions
    so i have a mustang 2 1975, i had the motor v8 ,302 rebuilt, i took it to the shop personally, and took it out my self, i received her back yesterday and while i was installing the motor the driver side lines up perfectly, but the passenger side is off like 2 inches, it looks like it needs to go...
  20. head, lower and upper intake from 2002 windstar, swap into 94 mustang 3.8

    V6 Tech
    Hey guys jus got this motor to start the swap ive been posting :?:about recently, its on 02 windstar with a connecting rod out the side of er lol, but i just noticed that the cooling outlet (or inlet) coming from the upper intake is actually pointing towards the firewall side of the vehicle...
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