Ford Mustang Forum banner

snow

  1. Check engine light always on after it rains

    2005-2010 V6 Mustang Tech
    I've had my 2007 V6 since last July, and the hood that is on it is the Shelby hood, with the scoop on the front side, and active vents on either side. Ever since I've had my car (I live on Long Island), everytime after it rains, my check engine light stays on for a few days, and my car preforms...
  2. Mustang in Areas of Winter and Snow

    2011-2014 Mustang Talk
    Ok now to repeat my threads but here goes Right now i just drive a Toyota. Sedan. However recently got a chance to drive a rental 2014 Mustang the V6 and loved it now thinking of perhaps getting one. Ok this question I have is how is the mustang driving in winter climates. I live up in Ontario...
  3. 16" Crown Victoria Police Intercepter steel wheels with spacers, 2005 Ford Mustang?

    2005-2010 V6 Mustang Tech
    ? 16" Crown Victoria Police Intercepter steel wheels with spacers, 2005 Ford Mustang? Will 16" steel wheels fit? If not would spacers help? If so what size spacers? I have seen elsewhere on the forum where someone put 17" steel wheels on a 2011 V6 Mustang but 17" steels are much more...
  4. Driving in snowy/icy conditions

    V6 Talk
    Hi all, I'm the proud owner of a 2013 V6. This is my first rear wheel drive vehicle. Before we get with snow here in the northeast, I was wondering if anyone had some tips and tricks for driving in icy or snowy conditions. I heard that it's a good idea to keep a few bags of cat litter in the...
  5. Snow Driving Need Tips!!!

    2005-2010 Mustang Talk
    I am looking for an positive inputs from mustang lovers. 6 months back I bought used 2006 model mustang from direct person. It is in good condition. on starting of November i bought new tires (Good Year All Season Tires). During snow I don't drive very long, distance between my office and home...
  6. Snow Tires and Winter Prep

    2005-2010 V6 Mustang Tech
    Hello All: New to the forum and new to Mustangs in general. I purchased a 2007 Mustang V6 in late March and missed out on most of the bad weather. Loved driving it all summer but, now that the winter will by coming up soon I keep hearing how terrible they perform in snow. I plan on buying a set...
  7. Exact differences between V6 value leader, and v6 Premium?

    2011 - 2014 V6 Mustang Tech
    This is my first thread on here, but I have searched quite a bit and found it a bit confusing because in Canada we have different option standards and I would like to clear up a few things that I (and I am sure other Canadians) would like to know... I am a young lad who has been considering a...
  8. Tire help for 2004 v6 Mustang, please

    Wheels and Tires
    2004 Mustang, v6, with tires that are 225/55 R 16 & t-rated. Looking for moderately priced (~$300 is my budget for 2 tires), something all season but has better ratings for snow, as I'm in a country area near Chicago. I'm worried getting the wrong tire will negatively impact my gas mileage.. I...
  9. Snowriding Stang (98 V6 in PA)

    V6 Talk
    This is what I woke up to this morning: snowy goodness! :laugh: Now I know it's not very deep - but it's enough to be a slippery PITA! Needless to say, the ride into work was a little rough and very slow. :shigrin And a city bus was trying to run me off the road... :madas: It's not the best...
  10. Lets talk limited slip/ trac lock

    2005-2010 Mustang Talk
    im considering the idea of limited slip/ traclock (watever you feel like calling it) not cuz i hate one wheeled burnouts :bounce2: but because im thinkin bout traction in the winter. now here in NE ohio, u can count on least a few months of 6'' accumulation each day, and im wonding, whats the...
  11. 1999 Mustang Convertible Snow Tires and sizes, Please Help.

    V6 Tech
    I got a '99 Convertible V6 over the summer and it's time to put snow tires on it, right now I have 235 60R15's on it and I was wondering if anybody could help me and tell me what size snow tires I need or would fit my car. I don't know much about cars so please be as descriptive and helpful as...
  12. 2011 Mustang V6 - Winter Driver Question

    2011 - 2014 V6 Mustang Tech
    Hello All, First time post from a (hopefully) soon to be Mustang owner. I have been in the market for a new car for quite some time, and finally decided that the 2011 Mustang V6 Coupe is the right car for me. I only have one concern, which I hope you can all provide some insight on. I live...
  13. Do you drive in the snow?

    2011-2014 Mustang Talk
    As I wrote in another post, I've just ordered a 2011 V6 Pony convertible, 6-speed manual, "ingot silver," black top, black rocker panel stripes, on March 5. Have been waiting about 5 years to do this, since I first rented a Cologne-V6 convertible in southern California. VERY EXCITED . . . But...
  14. Help me decide on a Mustang 2010 (have some questions!)

    2005-2010 Mustang Talk
    Hi All, So...time has come for a new car as my Focus begins to be more trouble than it's worth (well, it's ALWAYS been trouble, but the warranty is about to end...) The "reasonable" or "Conservative" side of me wants to get an Impreza, a TSX....a Jetta...you get the idea - 4 door that can do...
  15. Additional weight for snow in a 2009 V6 Mustang?

    2005-2010 Mustang Talk
    Hi guys, I have 2009 V6(base version) Mustang and I will be using it in Wisconsin for the winters. I have put snow tires (Blizzak) and 210 lbs of weight in the trunk. Is that appropriate amount of weight or is it more than what should be put considering the suspension? I know there are threads...
  16. Winter Driving/ studded snow tires

    2005-2010 Mustang Talk
    Hello, I have a 2007 Ford Mustang v6 pony package. I am going to be driving it this winter. I want to get a set of snow tires/rims. What size steel rims can you buy, and where can I get them. What kind of snow tires should I get. I would like to get Studded snow tires....are they legal in ohio...
  17. Mudflaps Good or Bad?

    2005-2010 Mustang Talk
    I have a 2007 Mustang and was wondering if i should add some rear mud flaps?? If i did i would want some low profile (no big ugly one). So what is your guys 2 cents on mud flaps. LIke them , Hate them and what kinda and brand? Thanks
Top