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  1. Please Help! 1996 mustang gt cobra motor swap getting no crank

    4.6L Tech
    Hi Guys, I did a 1996 cobra 4v motor swap on my 1996 4.6l mustang gt i changed all the harnesses to the Cobra harnesses i also changed the PCM, fuse boxes, pats module,fuel pump,ccrm after doing the swap the car will not crank when attempting to start the car the pats light flashes and the low...
  2. 2000 GT PATS Problem

    4.6L Tech
    When I get in the car to start it, the PATS is clicking. The starter won't turn over until I hit the unlock button on the key fob. It does this again when I shut the car off and it sits for 3 to 5 minutes. As soon as I hit the unlock button, everything is ok. I took the car to the Ford dealer...
  3. Hit potholes, 1998 GT v6 3.8 Cranks, no start

    V6 Tech
    so i hit a REALLY rough patch of road, pretty much a strip of potholes. my 1998 mustang gt convertible v6 3.8ltr immedieatly died and now will not start. it will crank, but not turn over and run, and i have power (lights locks windows ect, all working fine) Ive checked the emergency inirtia...
  4. 02 GT Theft light and no Start. Ready to Pull My Hair Out!

    4.6L Tech
    Okay......purchased a 2002 Mustang GT a few months back as a fix and flip car. It needed a fuel pump (according to owner) and a paint job. Replaced the fuel pump and it would not crank. It would spin but never turn over. Theft light would blink and odometer was all dashes. Called out a tech...
  5. 1999 Mustang with new motor/transmission, randomly will not start, likely PATS issue

    V6 Tech
    Just replaced the motor and transmission in my 99 (V6/3.8L) and it ran perfectly from the shop to my house (a couple of miles), and then round trip the following morning about 10 total miles in which I did not turn off the car. Tried to start it up later the same day and got nada. I hear the...
  6. Electrical issues in 2000 mustang. Desperate!

    V6 Tech
    Im the owner of a 2000 v6 mustang. For the 6 moths ive owned it its been hell. First my windshield wipers went out. Replaced motor, fuses, relays whole 9 yards and nothing, so I decided to take it to a shop. They diagnosed it as a GEM failure. Bought a new GEM still nothing. Then my turn signals...
  7. PATS Flashing Mustang GT 2006

    2005-2010 Mustang GT Tech
    I tried to crank my GT 2006 but the PATS was flasing, i took the car to the dealer and they told me to change the transceiver and get new keys, after this the next code said to change the PCM. The PCM was also changed and finally the car crank and run well for 5 days. Suddenly i tried to start...
  8. 2000 Mustang GT PCM issues?

    Mustang Tech
    Hey guys, I've got my car completely ripped apart right now... I'm losing connection from either my ground wire to the PCM or from the PCM to the instrument cluster... I'm at a complete loss right now and I'm so frustrated with it. Whatever it is it keeps throwing up the PATS code. Has anyone...
  9. Parnelli Jones changed my mind

    Introductions
    What's going on party people? New member here giving a shout out. Decided to join after my love/hate relationship with my 2006 v6 has hit a new pinnacle. About two years ago I was ready to give up on all things Ford until an unexpected moment of fate had me face to face with the legendary Mr...
  10. anti theft nightmare, please help

    V6 Tech
    This is my first mustang, it's an automatic 2002 v6 convertible 3.8l. I bought it about 2 weeks ago and only because i got a really good deal on it. 2,600.00. Few cosmetic issues and it had a major misfire issue. The people told me they had it scanned and were told it was the coil pack. It...
  11. 1998 cobra engine swap issues. Help with PATS

    4.6L Tech
    ok so i was helping a friend do the swap about this time last year. since then he has been killed in a motorcycle accident :sadcry . anyway his wife has decided to sell me the car. she is having trouble finding the title but im sure i can file for a lost one. now onto the PATS issue. we as I...
  12. Theft light barely blinking 2001 Mustang

    V6 Tech
    Can anyone please tell me if the theft light is supposed to barely blink with the key off. Thanks
  13. 2001 Mustang V6, theft light blinking, fan on, not starting?

    Introductions
    The car turns over just fine but not starting. When the key is on position my cluster reads - - - - - and my theft light blinks brightly. With the key off, theft light still dimly blinks. I had a locksmith come out to make a key but could not get car to start. Could this be a PATS issue...
  14. How to Disable PATS system

    V6 Tech
    Title pretty much sums it up, How do you disable the PATS system on a 2001 Mustang v6? I aquired a Gt cluster guage but found out if i hook it up the car will not start because of PATS so i need to bypass this obstacle.
  15. code u1147 theft light flashes vehicle will not run

    4.6L Tech
    Have a code u1147 and theft light flashes slowly. Vehicle would start and run for a while nut now nothing found a tsb 17868 but no repair information cannot find a good wiring diagram or really any good info on where to go I can communicate with all modules and the cluster. When looking found...
  16. Need vin number to program pcm

    V6 Tech
    i HAVE A 2004 Ford Mustang. AFTER I purchased the vehicle I found out the car had originally been a standard and its previous owner swapped the engine&transmission to an automatic. They didn't change the PCM to match. I purchased the correct pcm but it needs to programmed for PATS. Problem is...
  17. ecu swap after auto to standard conversion

    4.6L Talk
    i recently swapped my auto for a t45. my auto crapped out and i got the t45 with everything to swap it for 500 bucks. but now the car has trouble idling and at WOT the rpms are acting like its in passing gear. i can get the 5 speed ecu that was from the donor car but how can i reset the pats...
  18. 1998 mustang GT does not start, I'm desperate.

    4.6L Tech
    Its a 98 mustang with a 99 PI motor, had the swap for a very long time its not something i just did, it has bolt ons and a comp cams stg1 NA cam. the car always sorta stumbled when i turned the AC on, almost to the point of stalling, finally one night of it doing that i got home parked it, went...
  19. Passive anti theft (PATS) issue, need help

    V6 Tech
    I sent my car to ford and had the transponder and cluster replaced and my keys reprogrammed but still nothing, what else could it be this is getting extremely frustrating cause I havent had my mustang for a week now
  20. Major passive anti theft issue, need help asap

    V6 Tech
    I sent my car to ford and had the transponder and cluster replaced and my keys reprogrammed but still nothing, what else could it be this is getting extremely frustrating cause I havent had my mustang for a week now
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