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  1. Classic Tech
    Folks..I am installing a Ford 302 from a 79 mustang into my 68 mustang fastback restoration project. Can someone please tell me how to identify the right hand mount VS the left hand motor mount. There was no stamp on the motor mounts. Given that the Monte carlo bar will not clear the...
  2. V6 Tech
    **OR** cracked block lol... hey guys my last few threads were actually about overhating n whatnot, garage told me the other day they did the fluid test n turned pretty quick.!:( said either head gaskets or a cracked block and i bluntly said well wich one is it? and he said he thinks head...
  3. 5.0L Tech
    I'm planning on rebuilding a 86 with a 302 carved motor the motor knocks but no smoke at all anyone have any ideas and can talk me threw the rebuild what all should i do ? etc. all the advice would help my first car I'm rebuilding
  4. Classic Tech
    Hello, im puting a 347 stroker kit in my 289. Im also running a comp cams 282s camshaft and world products winsor sienor heads. Im worried about valve clearance with the stroker kit and am debating on what type of pistons to use. What do you think?
  5. 5.0L Talk
    I have a 1988 GT Convertible. The drive side quarter window seems to bind when raised all the way up. The only way to unbind it is to remove the motor. The window raises up and down just fine...with the exception of at the very top. Once at the top and in a bind, it will not go back down (I...
  6. 4.6L Talk
    alright guys, A good friend of mine just totaled off his 2001 Mustang GT. Fellas this thang was a BEAST. Suspension, Motor was built from head to toe. Now here's where yall come in. Does anyone know where he may be able to find a V6 body, to slap the motor in? Due to insurance he was paying...
  7. 4.6L Talk
    ok im new to the site so i hope this works...., without tearing apart the motor in my car how do i tell if it does indeed have a cam in it? If it does i know its nothin major, maybe stage 1??? i feel fairly sure its not a timin issue, cause the car is quick, and the reason i dont know in the...
  8. 5.0L Talk
    will a ford lighting 5.8 motor fit in a 94 gt
  9. Classic Tech
    My daily driver 68 wont start, it doesnt even try to crank... the battery is good, starter is good, and solenoid is new. ive checked the batter to block ground as well and it is good. Any ideas on how to fix this?
  10. 2.3L Talk
    i got my car back from the tranny shop today they replaced my torque convertor and i still have a vibration when i drop speed to about 15 mph and they told me it was something in the motor oh and i had them check the rearend and it was fine what do you guys think and its got all new u joints i...
  11. 5.0L Tech
    My driver side window motor recently went out. I have a 92 notchback. Can anyone explain how i replace it? Or install a new motor at a reasonable price? Let me know
  12. 4.6L Tech
    Good evening everyone. Got an electrical window problem. Driver side goes up and down fine. Passenger window will go down but not up. Using passenger side switch and driver side passenger switch. Put new motor in passenger side. Did not work. Moved driver side switch to passenger side slot...
  13. Classic Tech
    I have a 1966 289 in my 66 mustang, ive put in a compcams 282s cam, edlebrock preformer rpm intake, carter AFB 650 carb, winsor sr. heads and valves, hooker pro comp headders, electric fan and flowmaster super 44 exhaust. im running about 300-330 HP. I blew the piston rings and have to replace...
  14. V6 Tech
    Hey guys im thinkin of picking up a 3.8 v6 supercharged from a thunderbird and putting it in my 97 v6 mustang the motor comes with ECU what else do i need? how hard is the install? where are parts for these motors? want to build the motor before i put it in thnaks
  15. 5.0L Tech
    Can any member spare the time to tell me the procedure to remove the Passengers side rear window motor on a 2002 Convertible. I see its mostly plastic clips etc. do you have to remove the rear seat? how does the plastic panel come out? where are the bolts and clips? I just dont want to start the...
  16. 2005-2010 V6 Mustang Tech
    what motors and year of motors will fit ?:worship
  17. Classic Tech
    I have a 390 FE engine. Its currently installed and runs fine...But I'm looking to build it up a little...I'm wanting to make around 400-500 hp from it..The only work it has done to it is a mild cam and a aluminum intake.. What is the best way i should go about building this thing on a budget...
  18. 4.6L Tech
    I just bought a 2000 mustang gt from a buddy and he blew the engine. I really wanted to know i could i put a 5.0 in ? If its not worth it what are my other options and do you have any refrences where i may be able to get the engine from. I am not trying to go to the junk yard cause i dont want...
  19. Classic Tech
    I have a 1970 mustang with a 302 in it and just took apart the motor. cleaned it, painted it. I just put it back together and it starts, it sounds fine, but it only stays on at high RPMs. can't figure out why. if i give it a lot of gas it roars but it shuts off at idle. any ideas? thanks
  20. Classic Tech
    Hi guys, I need to take my motor apart and need a overhaul manual for a Ford 302 that is in my 66 Mustang. Acutally it's a stroked 347 but I guess there is no big difference in the single steps. I would need the manual as a downloadable PDF for instance, no book recommendations please. Thanks...
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