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  1. 5.0L Tech
    i have a 1984 ford mustang with a 3.8 V6 in it and a 3spd c5 in it. my tachometer isnt working in it, it hasnt sence i first inherited the vehicle. its not im my haynes manual. anyone able to help out?:worship
  2. Classic Tech
    I am new to the boards and I recently purchased a 68 mustang with 302 3 on the floor. This mustang like many of that age didn't come with a tachometer. The previous owners installed a MSD 5 box. I recently installed a plantronic points conversion. The tach never read correctly and would...
  3. Mustang II Tech
    I just bought my 1974 mustang II i was wondering if anyone could point me in the deriction of finding the numbers on the block i know whare to find them on a chevy block just not a ford block. and i was wondering if there is a comon problem with the tach's mine dont work and i havent dug into it...
  4. 4.6L Tech
    So i am new to the site, and i came here to learn more about my year pony. Like in the title I own a 1998 GT nothing is done to it yet. i do have the normal intake problem with a crack by the thermostat. Any reccomended replacement manifolds? Also budget is a little tight at the time. Another...
  5. 2.3L Tech
    My stock in-dash tach will sit around 2500-3000 RPM at idle even though the car is not idling nearly that high, but the tach will never go lower than that until it goes back to 0 when i turn it off. When i am driving, it will move, but it will still never go below around 3000 RPM. Is there any...
  6. 5.0L Tech
    I have a Tach and I was thinking of putting it above the gauges on the dash. But I'm not sure if the plastic there is to thin to hold it. Suggestions?
  7. Classic Tech
    I am relaying this question for a less computer-friendly friend who is restoring a 67. He is putting in an original 1967 tachometer, with an original 1967 wiring harness. The thing is that this particular tach is not what the car came with, so the connection is not obvious. Has anyone done...
  8. Classic Tech
    I just installed a new motor in my 1967 mustang coupe and at the same time installed a t5 manual transmission. The car was formerly a C4 auto and so I want to install a tach. I was looking to install a sunpro 3 3/8 8,000rpm tach on the column behind the steering wheel as i've seen done in other...
  9. Classic Tech
    Need some tachometer help I purchased a used 1965 6000rpm Shelby tach. 3 wires (blue, red, and black). I figured blue is the light, red dist side of coil and black would be ground so installed this way as stated above. Car wouldn’t start but needle on tach moved as it was cranking over. Unhooked...
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