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  1. 2015 Mustang for a Canadian Winter? Which one to get?

    Mustang S550 General Discussion
    Hi, I have decided to go for a new Mustang however I live in Montreal, Canada where we have 4-5 months of snow.... a lot of snow and freezing conditions. I was wondering if there are any Mustang drivers out there that have owned one in winter conditions and do they think it's reasonably safe...
  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. Winter Storage

    4.6L Talk
    Hey guys, I have been storing my Mustang in Florida for a year and a half now while I have been overseas in Norway spending time with family while my father had cancer and working a full time job. I have been over there three times during this period driving it and doing some work on it, but...
  4. winter has arrived

    Mid Atlantic
    Hey everyone, I love my car. However I am a TX girl who has moved to a place that gets snow. I am considering selling my mustang, because I can not park her for winter. I have had suggestions of sand in the bag and that snow tires really do help? I would love to hear your thoughts on this...
  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. Simple Poll: DD or NOT

    2011-2014 Mustang Talk
    Just wondering how our forum members are driving their mustangs? Feel free to share any other relevant info: When do you put it into storage? How do you store it? And for how long? If you're driving it year round, how do protect it from the elements? How often do you wash it? Undercoating...
  7. Questions about the 2013 and 2014 V6 Mustang

    2011 - 2014 V6 Mustang Tech
    I just had a few questions about the 2014 mustang v6 as i am going to be purchasing one soon, but i live in ohio and undergo long winters. My first questions is about the wheel wells. Are they the same dimensions as all other 2005+ Mustangs or can only certain rims and tires fit? My second...
  8. 2012 Mustang 5.0 - To wash or not to wash the underbody after winter

    Show & Shine
    I've long held it to be common sense to wash the underbody of one's car after any winter where the car may have driven over a salty road, but some of the comments on various Mustang forums have said it's not so. I've even heard it may do more harm than good, wetting the salt and pushing it up...
  9. 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...
  10. 06 mustang convertible

    2005-2010 Mustang Talk
    Hi all, iv just purchased an 06 mustang convertible im wondering how the soft top is for driving during the winter, where I live we get real cold winters and sometimes lots of snowfall , my question ia not about the handling of the car I understand that part im not new to rear wheel driving im...
  11. 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...
  12. 2011/12, P Zero Neros and Chicago Winters

    2011 - 2014 V6 Mustang Tech
    Hello all, Been reading previous posts in an effort to determine with some certainty how the Pirelli P Zero Neros fare during winters, particularly in Chicago (or a comparable midwestern urban center). If there's a few threads that I should read or missed, please point me in the right...
  13. Undercoating... cost? and is it worth it??

    2005-2010 Mustang Talk
    so i live in central ohio... and the city literally just dumps the salt alll over the road... and i hear salt is one of the main causes of rust... so (since my stang is my daily driver all year long) should i have it undercoated?? does it actually protect? how much does it usually cost? and what...
  14. 2000 Mustang Front Bumper help!

    2011 - 2014 Mustang GT Tech
    Hey so I was on the freeway in a snow storm, babying the throttle when I hit a patch of black ice and the rear end of my 2000 Mustang v6 spun out. I corrected 6 or 7 times before I saw I was gonna hit the guard rail, not wanting to slam the side of my car into it I spun the front end around and...
  15. Yeah, were talkin 'bout LSD's

    V6 Tech
    Hey, 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...
  16. 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...
  17. 2003 Mustang Rim corrosion

    Show & Shine
    Ight i got a problem, ok, first i have to say that this is my winter rims, but id still like to work on the corrosion problem. I have a set of stock 03 rims with the plastic lug cover inserts. there really corroded, tried steel wool (fine) what else should i try? :?:
  18. General Tire- Altimax Arctic Tires

    V6 Tech
    Hi Recently bought myself a good set of snows for this winter. Ino you guys on here HATE to hear bout people taking there stangs out when the snow flies, but i have to. cant buy a beater. But i bout 4 general tire altimax arctic unstudded....anybody had them/ used em on a stang yet? if so...
  19. 2004 Mustang Rear window defroster questions (3.9 V6)

    V6 Tech
    Hi (woot woot first post for me guys!) :wavey My names Brad and I gotta few questions bout an upgrade id like to add to my stang.... I currently have no ability to turn on a rear window defroster (no button on my console). However, i do have the element in my rear window and the hookups on...
  20. What about these for my Winter wheels?

    2011-2014 Mustang Talk
    Hi guys, Before I pull the trigger on some wheels I wanted some feedback if they would look good on a race red 2011: Bremmer Kraft BR05 Black w/Mach Lip From what I've read the wheel make are good, anyone here had Bremmer Kraft wheels?
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