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  1. Classic Talk
    Timing chains are one of those parts that no one wants to think about – and most of us ignore until it starts leaking or breaks and starts damaging the engine. For this ForumFix, we're going to take a closer look at one user who wants to know whether or not he should just change his entire...
  2. 2005-2010 Mustang GT Tech
    I just installed the Hotrod cams and the ford racing timing chain kit and follow everything to specs. The car started and warmed up without a problem. I drove the car into town and when I came back out from the store it showed P0012 and P0016. I am going to check the vct sensor and the crank...
  3. 2005-2010 Mustang GT Tech
    i was putting in FRPP cams and the cam phaser broke any ideas on where to buy a new one for a good price and how go about to put the new one on without messing up my timing
  4. 2005-2010 V6 Mustang Tech
    Hello all. I have a 2006 Mustang V6. This past weekend my motor began making a tapping type sound. Brought the car to Ford to have the diagnose the issue (which I think all they did was say its making noise.. replace it...) so when I returned home with the car I started looking around. When I...
  5. Introductions
    hey everyone, This is my first post, however its my second time doing the timing chain on my 2003 4.6 SOHC. The fist time my stright RHS guide shattered so i replaced it and the oil pump. I should have replaced the tensioner and the tensioner guide back then but i was stupid and didnt. A couple...
  6. V6 Tech
    Have a kit car with first level electronic ignition (before lawsuit in California), 2 BB carb, PCV and little else in emission controls. 55k miles on it. Timing seems to 'vary' each time it's started up. Suspect timing chain 'slop' is the culprit. Anyone else experience this problem and have...
  7. V6 Tech
    I have 2000 ford mustang 5 speed v6 3.8l. It has 135,000 miles. Did the Oil changed, Front and back breaks changed out the rear suspension and everything seemed okay. The other night was driving back from work. We had a real bad rain storm and the humidity was horrible. I was driving down the...
  8. 4.6L Tech
    My car recently started ticking real bad from the front of the motor, ran perfect but ticking very loudly. I tore it all apart and found that my chain tensioner arm had broken in half, dont ask me how. So i replaced the tensioner, arm, and the chain guide, never took the chain off and im about...
  9. 4.6L Tech
    Hello i have a 1998 Mustang GT and im currently performing a top end swap to 2003 GT + aftermarket headers, o/r xpipe, tuner. hey anyone on here knows howe exactly i haft to set the cams and the crank with the timing chains? pictures would be appreciated! but if not thats ok!:winks Oh also i...
  10. Classic Tech
    I have a 1966 Mustang L6 200 cid, auto, convertible I picked up last year and have tinkered with several things to make the car a daily driver, at least in the summer. You can't drive in the winter with a convertible here. Earlier this summer I realized that I had the wrong carburetor on the...
  11. Introductions
    This is my first post, but I've read numerous posts and advice many of you have given and they really have helped me fix a couple of problems and I've learned a lot, so in advance thanks for the help. Now, I'm looking for some advice that I don't see or can't find others have had. :worship I...
  12. Introductions
    Howdy, I always wanted one of these cars. I am the owner of a 1988 Ford Mustang 5.0 GT. I never thought I would get my hands on one, but here it is. I've always loved the body, loved the engine and liked the people that choose to drive them. Any how I reccently replace the timing chain, timing...
  13. V6 Tech
    I have a 97 v6 that just recently had gasket problems. i replaced all the gaskets from the timing chain to water pump. so basically i took apart the from of the engine. well after i put everything back together i noticed that it has a late throttle response:headscratch:, something that had not...
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