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  1. Temperature needle went crazy

    2005-2010 V6 Mustang Tech
    Hello all, I am not to much into the internet forums but I am searching for something that happened to my mustang 05 v6. The temperature needle went crazy, the car is not overheating and looks normal, is just the needle. It went to H, and passed it, almost give full turn. I am going to...
  2. Insufficient Cabin Heat

    2005-2010 V6 Mustang Tech
    Hi, all. Last winter, I noticed that I wasn't getting sufficient cabin heat in my 2007 Mustang V6 4.0L. In previous years, the heat kicked a**. Toasted you right up. I've been trying to approach this systematically from a number of avenues. So far, this is what I've done (to no avail)...
  3. Hesitation/Miss when at idle and hard on the throttle

    4.6L Tech
    Hey everyone! I have been having trouble with my car lately and I've run out of ideas of what it could be. I have a 1996 Mustang GT 5speed and lately it will have its good days and its bad days. Some days i'll take it out and it will drive amazing, like a brand new car and other days it will...
  4. 1966 mustang temperature gauge issue

    Classic Tech
    Today I noticed my temperature gauge fluctuating on my 66 mustang. I have the stock gauges nothing aftermarket or digital. It goes from the low reading to the high and back down to normal while driving. Not sure if it is the thermostat or sending unit. Al other gauges are working fine. Any help...
  5. How to install a transmission temp gauge

    Classic Tech
    I want to get one of those sunpro triple gauge packs. However since my car already has a water temp gauge I want to use it as a transmission temp gauge. Is it possible to do this. How do I install a temp gauge for my transmission on my 1965 mustang since it didn't come with one
  6. 1965 Mustang Temperature Sensor Problems

    Classic Tech
    Whenever I started the car the temperature gauge would go off the charts hot. I replaced the temperature sensor and it still did the same thing. I put teflon tape around the threads still the same thing. It has and aftermarket edelbrock performer intake if that is important
  7. 2005 Mustang V6 PCM, Temperature, AC problems

    2005-2010 V6 Mustang Tech
    Searched forum but could not find similar problem as what I'm having. Symptoms: Hot days, engine warm, temp gauge will drop to Cold and AC will shut off. PCM thinks engine temp is 253F and seems to go into limp mode. Sometimes gauge goes back to normal and AC will engage again. Independent...
  8. 2005 Mustang Battery Replacement?

    Introductions
    I had my oil changed and they also tested the battery, the print out reads: Voltage: 12.60 Volts Cold Cranking Amp Rating: 735 CCA Cold Cranking Amp Measured: 498 CCA Temperature: 98 degrees (If that was talking about the ambient temperature, that was certainly incorrect, it barley broke 75...
  9. Temperature on 1995 Mustang GT

    Introductions
    Hello. I am the original owner of a 1995 Mustang GT (236,000 miles)with the following modifications: 3:73 gears, Magnaflow H-pipe and exhaust, cold air intake, Screamin' Demon ignition coil. Because my stock oil pressure and temperature gauges were reading low and hot, respectively, I added...
  10. mustang temperature problem

    Introductions
    hi, i would like to know what can I do with my 2005 V6 mustang, because the temperature needle is not working fine. I already change the temperature sensor but it still the same problem thank you
  11. Trying to pass emissions.

    5.0L Tech
    This is a new car to me. I have been trying to pass emissions and I was barely off at idle. I ran seafoam through the engine like the shop said to do. I thought I should replace the cap rotor and plugs while I was at it. #2 plug looked the cleanest with the least wear. The others were all worn...
  12. Coolant additive question??

    2005-2010 Mustang Talk
    Im going to purchase some coolant additive to help reduce engine temperature. So after i let the engine cool down can i just pour it in? or does it have to be premixed?
  13. temperature guage

    V6 Tech
    I have a 1999 Mustang, with the 3.8 liter V6, I replaced the thermostat, radiator, and hoses. I think that fixed my leak..but now the temperature gauge does not work. There is a plug just next to the thermostat housing, is that the sensor for the water temperature, the wires on it were a little...
  14. Do you loose torque When it's cold?

    4.6L Tech
    It's starting to get cold in Socal (50ish degrees :shiny:) and i've noticed my 01GT isn't pulling as hard as it normally does.. Could it be because of the temperature?
  15. Is my car running hot?

    Classic Tech
    So I want to know what is considered over heating and if I change the thermostat will it help? My current thermostat is a 195 (on my 66 c-code stock 289, with auto trans) The car idles at 195 when warm, and while the car is moving, but when its not moving it climbs up to 210 and then goes...
  16. 1966 Mustang Is it overheating

    Classic Tech
    I have a 66 with a 200ci inline six (just rebuilt). I know I have a problem with the wiring to my temp gauge, but want to make sure my temp is ok. I'm using a laser thermometer, and I'm seeing: -185 on the heads -190 at the top of the block -201 at the bottom of the block
  17. 2003 V6 Mustang. Radiator Fan won't turn on

    V6 Tech
    Hi, Im new to this site. I have consulted with a few different mechanics and they havent figured out what's wrong. I have a 2003 mustang v6, and recently I put in a new thermostat, radiator cap and radiator fan. (I also had have new brakes pads in the front and a new caliper on the driver side)...
  18. electric fan and 180* thermostat

    5.0L Tech
    :winksI have the taurus fan with the flexalite 33054 installed.i just installed a 180* thermostat I was running stock.My temp gauge on stock cluster climbs to 2-2 1/2 hashes past the 130 mark.Is that good?I just want to make ure the thermostat is open at or around that point before the fan kicks...
  19. 1984 Mustang GT Cooling Problems?

    5.0L Tech
    Ok so here is the problem, sometimes my Mustang will run hot (about 3/4 up on the Temperature Gauge) and sometimes it will run normal (about 1/4 up on the Temperature Gauge) but it seems to be completely random as to when it occurs. I've already replaced all the coolant hoses, fluids...
  20. After Market Auto Dimming Rear View Mirror

    2005-2010 Mustang GT Tech
    I'd like to replace the standard rear view mirror on my 2007 Mustang GT with an auto dimming mirror with a compass and outside temperature indicator. Is there a certain brand name I should look for? Also, it needs to be easy for me to install without having to tear into anything!!
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