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  1. Transmission slipping after dumping fluid

    5.0L Talk
    I have an 86 fox body convertible that we had a problem with the other day. The lower transmission cooling hose slipped off the pipe it was clamped to that connects to the radiator, and I lost 2/3 or the fluid in the transmission. I was coming into an intersection, slowing, when I felt the...
  2. AOD Nightmare! - 1989 Mustang GT

    5.0L Tech
    It all started with a leaky heater core. I had a mechanic who was referred by a local club do the job as side work because, frankly, I am flat broke. On the way home, the throttle valve cable came loose and it quit shifting into 3rd/OD. Not knowing what was going on, or the damage I was doing at...
  3. rebuilt trans still slipping, help

    4.6L Tech
    i have an auto 2001 gt and it started slipping so i rebuilt it with a kit from the ford dealer but they supplied no steel plates and i had to reuse some o rings and some gaskets. started it up, and reverse slipped so bad it was unusable, and overdrive slipped too. took it back apart, got a kit...
  4. 1989 Mustang a4ld transmission slipping into neutral while driving

    2.3L Tech
    i had a 998 problem (knock on wood, but it hasnt come back), had my dad try to help and unplug all my vacuum hoses :laugh:. i hooked up all the vacuum lines, but i think i didnt quite get something right with the line to the trans modulator. when i went to replace that hose, at first i used a...
  5. 1987 gt slipping clutch issues

    5.0L Tech
    when i bought my 87 gt the guy said it had a new clutch but he probably did not install it correctly, my clutch slips alot if i try to launch the car off the line in 1st, the throwout bearing is definintly making a chirping noise, my question is will a bad throwout bearing cause the clutch to...
  6. Help diagnosing my lack of acceleration

    4.6L Talk
    Yeah HA HA, my lack of speed is because it is NPI, but no really, when i am doing some fun driving I have noticed that my 1st gear isn't as strong as I feel it should be. My 2nd gear seems to pull harder. Almost as if my 1st gear is slipping. I dont know much about transmissions but I have read...
  7. help with clutch slipping

    5.0L Tech
    Hey everyone, I have a 89 foxbody I recentally did a 302 swap and some other mods done to it. After I finished the swap I took it on the street and the clutch was slipping so I thought it was because of to much power for the stock clutch. I bought a stage 2 clutch put it in and it grabbed but...
  8. 1995 Mustang 3.8- Automatic transmission slipping?

    V6 Tech
    I've had the car for the past couple of years and it hasn't been an everyday driver until the past 6 months or so. The problem is- when you're driving it at a steady constant speed and the RPM's stay at a steady 1500 or so, such as on the highway staying at a steady 65, or on the regular roads...
  9. 2006 V6 newish clutch rattling & slipping. HELP!!!!

    2005-2010 V6 Mustang Tech
    :confused: less than a year on a clutch that was properly broken in, and put together with a resurfaced flywheel, but I am slipping. already. From 2 weeks after install up to now, when idling, the clutch rattles and is the most obnoxious sound. When I depress the pedal, I get no vibrations or...
  10. 1998 Mustang GT Automatic Transmission jumping / slipping in hot weather

    4.6L Tech
    Hello. I'm having an odd problem with my Mustang that's been happening off and on for some time now, but the mechanic I normally go to has no idea what's wrong. Sometimes when I'm driving the car will "jump" and slip into a lower gear. It seems to happen more often with the following conditions...
  11. 2008 v6 Mustang transmission flush - Good, Bad or Ugly?

    2005-2010 V6 Mustang Tech
    My wife had her car serviced and they reccomended a transmission flush so she did it. Now it slips in and out of gear. Anyone had experience with this?
  12. C4 Tranny help needed with slippage

    Classic Tech
    Hey all thanks for looking at this. I have a 1969 c4 tranny in my 1966 pony. When it shifts from 2nd to 3rd gear if I am accelerating slowly it will slip into the 3rd gear (my engine will rev a little high until it gets into gear). If I am accelerating at a nice moderate speed it will go into...
  13. 1992 Mustang LX coupe, Centerforce Dual Friction Clutch Help?

    5.0L Tech
    I just bought a 92 Coupe with pretty much most of the NA mods you can have. I drove it for a few days and the clutch slowly started to slip and now I can barely drive it the slip is so bad. There is no smell and the clutch peddle still feel nice and tight and ideas besides getting a new clutch...
  14. FMX Transmission Diagnosis Low Pressure?

    Classic Tech
    I have a 1975 Ranchero with an FMX Transmission and I know its not a Mustang but this forum has been a great source of info for my car. My transmission is slow to go into gear in first and reverse and it will slip in reverse and on deceleration in first only. It will compression brake in...
  15. 1988 Mustang GT Feels like slippin when hit gas?

    5.0L Tech
    its a 1988 5.o H.0, some mods, heads etc.. it used to work perfect but now when am in gear and i hit gas it feels like "" the car tires are spining and its giving alot of power but the car is not actually moving faster"" note: i do have a bad clutch i dont know if that would make it do that?
  16. Burnt-up CLUTCH!!!!!

    Mustang GT500
    Just how many miles should one expect to get on these clutches before they go out????? I can't believe this!!!!!! HELP!!!!!
  17. 1996 Mustang Gt knocking noise

    4.6L Tech
    Hey I've got a 96 Mustang GT. Whenever I start to get on it a little I hear this knocking noise thats starting to become worse. Its not that loud but i can hear it when the radio is on. Also, if I'm just cruising in 4th or 5th gear and push the pedal almost to the floor it starts to jump or...
  18. 1994 Mustang slips into neutral while in drive

    5.0L Tech
    I've posted this before and haven't had much luck getting this fixed so I thought I would ask again. I own a 1994 Mustang and after about eight or ten miles the transmission will slip into neutral. I can either let my car coast down to about twenty where it will slip back into drive or I can...