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  1. Stalling Issues 98 Ford Mustang GT

    4.6L Tech
    First I would like to say Hello. My Name is Paula. 0:) I have found a lot of useful information in this forum, so I'm hoping the Great People of Mustang Forum can Help me. My Boyfriend and I own a 1998 Ford Mustang GT 4.6. V8 It was recently in an accident :frown: . The only damage, which is...
  2. Engine Turns off after Starting

    Classic Tech
    Hello, I have a 1968 Mustang with a six cylinder engine. Recently there has been work done on my engine to correct idle and timing. The engine is running well and better compared to the last couple of years. Everything was running fine until two weeks ago when I went to get gas and I tried...
  3. Stuck throttle, bad IAC, and a big headache.

    4.6L Tech
    TLDR: Replaced IAC and cleaned throttle body and MAF to stop erratic idle, and it worked for a little while, but two days later my throttle is getting stuck closed, car is shifting into 3rd at around 30mph and doesn't downshift until I come to a complete stop, causing the car to stall out. Help...
  4. 2001 Ford Mustang v6 stalling when coasting or sometimes braking

    V6 Tech
    I received a 2001 Ford Mustang v6 with true dual exhaust (sounds nice ;D) in a trade about a week ago but recently have had some trouble with it stalling....first noticed it the other day when I was leaving my house to go to the court house to get the title officially in my name, stopped by the...
  5. 1989 2.3L pony dies when it comes to a stop

    2.3L Tech
    Hello , my name is Josh and I need some diagnostic advice , My 1989 2.3 L LX dies when coming to a stop , also they put a weird relay under drivers seat (I believe some kind of fuel pump relay , not sure ) Overdrive acts funny on the highway sometime , I know this car has a lot of electric...
  6. Hot Rod Cams Idle and Low RPM Issues

    2005-2010 Mustang GT Tech
    Hello Mustang Community! Just got my 2009 GT back from the shop with newly installed Hot Rod cams and a fresh BAMA tune. Ever since my Stang has driven terribly and is a chore to drive. The idle is around 800-900 from a start, but when slowing down to a stop, the RPM bounce from 200-1000...
  7. 1996 v6 Mustang Stalling when sitting in drive?

    V6 Tech
    I was recently given a 96 mustang that seemed to need just a little bit of work (which at 18 didn't seem like a bad deal). The only thing is its beginning to become a bit of a frustration, seems like every time one problem is fixed another one pops up. But basically, it now starts up very slowly...
  8. Please help! Engine stall...

    5.0L Tech
    I have a 1989 GT mostly stock 5speed I've put an electric fan on the car because of over heating issues, the car was working great but in the last few months it's starting to stall out and die on my when I'm coming to a stop... (Only when the ac is on) when coming to a stop if I do not let the...
  9. PLEASE HELP: 1997 Mustang Power Drain Issue

    5.0L Talk
    Hey guys, wondering if anyone could help me out! I have a 97 manual mustang which I love, but I am having a major issue! After about 3 hours of leaving it after driving, the car completely looses power and the battery is completely dead. Its also done this a couple times when driving. I have...
  10. Engine popping and stalling

    V6 Tech
    hello hope everyone is well i have a 2000 Mustang vert, 3.8l, 5spd, 160,000kms which i am experiencing some trouble with. Car Symptoms: Popping noise through air intake (random), eng seems to die when this happens When eng dies, dash warning lights all illuminate and odometer goes straight...
  11. Again Im having problems with

    5.0L Talk
    My 1994 302 V8 mustang GT convertible. As soon as I take my foot off of the gas it dies. It starts back up but unless my foot is on the gas it dies. It only does this after I have driven it for a while or on the freeway.The stop for a few minutes like at the store. When I go to start it back up...
  12. '68 302 starts cutting out at 50-65 mph

    Classic Tech
    I'm sure this same thing has been posted a million and one times...And it's just a stab in the dark but 'ere goes. I put a rebuilt 302 in my '68. Ran it out of the car and it ran perfect. Put it in the car, and it ran peerrrfect. I cut the fuel line (back when it had the inline 6 in it) and put...
  13. 1968 ford mustang keeps stalling ?

    Classic Tech
    Hello there. I am new to allfordmustangs,and wondering if someone can help me. I have a 1968 ford mustang fastback.the engine starts and will run if I hold the revs over 1000rpm.but I leave it to idle on its own it will stall? How do I over come this problem ? It has a 2 barrel carb with a 2...
  14. 96 Mustang GT Stalling and Dying with Low RPMs

    4.6L Tech
    I have a 1996 Gt with an exhaust and an intake. I had already driven my car all day and all weekend, hundreds of miles, without a problem. I noticed my car took a bit longer to start up after sitting for quite a few hours. The engine sputtered as it started up. It still ran fine all the way home...
  15. Stalls in gear (AOD)

    5.0L Tech
    88 mustang AOD. Starts and idles fine. High idle at initial startup for about 8 seconds, then rests at about 800rpm. A little bit rough idle in park but once you put the car in drive or reverse, it dies. Sometimes there is a bit of a surge, sometimes its just like somebody turned the key...
  16. 1990 LX 2.3L 4 Cylinder

    2.3L Tech
    I have a 1990 LX 2.3L 4Cylinder. I recently just did the Following Maintenance to her. New Oil and Oil Filter, New spark Plug Wires and Plugs, New Fuel Filter, New Starter, New Air Filter, New Distributer Cap, and New Front and Back Seals on the Transmission. Recently I have had these problems...
  17. Check for vacuum leak where do i start?

    5.0L Tech
    I still cant get my car running iight, vacuum has been suggested a few times, seems kind of intimidating, i have no emmissions and i have no clue what im really looking for? Could i get some help with pictures and commmon leaking areas maybe? I hope this solves my probelm. Thanks
  18. 71 Automatic Mustang stalling out

    Classic Tech
    I recently bought a 1971 mustang automatic. Shes got a 302 V8 engine that was rebuilt about 3000 miles ago. Driving her home on the highway I noticed no problems, but now driving her in town she seems to stall out at stop signs, lights, and even hills. Any ideas what the reason for this could...
  19. I cant get my 88 stang running right

    5.0L Tech
    I just changed the iac and it still had a suring/strang idle, sometimes its like 800-1000 sometimes it will idle at 1500 and when i drove it and came to a stop it would dip down to like 500, it is also stalling, and when im driving it and let off the gas, it bucks/jerks really bad, im not sure...
  20. Buying a first stang, but there's one catch.....

    4.6L Tech
    Short version: Found a mustang GT at an amazing price, but it stalls at idle when the engine is cold. Should I avoid this car? Full version: Found a mustang GT premium convertible, exactly the year and look of what i've been searching for, not only that but i've bargained the lot down to a...
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