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  1. Nick Bos

    Horn Contacts help I'm desperate

    I have a 1970 ford coupe with a stock column. I found out my horn wasn't working so I took a look at the turn signal switch and found out that the copper horn contact was completely eroded away. I'm including pictures below of the copper contact I'm referring to. I took out the old copper horn...
  2. Nick Bos

    Interior and Upholstery Horn Contact help I'm desperate

    I have a 1970 ford coupe with a stock column. I found out my horn wasn't working so I took a look at the turn signal switch and found out that the copper horn contact was completely eroded away. I'm including pictures below of the copper contact I'm referring to. I took out the old copper horn...
  3. D

    Carb Spitting

    Hey, I'm looking for some tips after rebuilding my holley double pumper. When I stomp on the pedal (idling) the car will sputter and if I press moderately it will spit fire out the primary and air out the secondary. If I press the gas gradually, there's no issues and it revs as expected. It...
  4. Z

    4.2 Intake Manifold need help

    Hello all, I’m pretty new to the forum and this is my first post. I have a 2004 3.9 V6 and I swapped the upper intake manifold from a 4.2 onto it. I pretty clearly made a mistake, as my car now thinks it is at 18% throttle position (checked with live feed obd2 reader) when I’m completely off the...
  5. TorchRed_4.0

    Scratched Up Piston

    Finally pulled the heads off to address my oil burning issue and piston #8 looks like this. Need a new piston or can this one be fixed?
  6. D

    Electrical 1987 cruise control help

    When I got my 1987 foxbody it had the buttons for cruise control on the dash. I’ve been trying to get it all hooked but I’m running into some problems with the wire hookups under the dash. I ordered the yellow cruise control module but there’s only one plug for it under the dash and two white...
  7. J

    Auto Trans slipping in 4th only on freeway

    I've got an 04 GT auto, it shifts perfect just driving around town, but when I'm on the freeway in 4th and give it a little gas, the traction control light comes on for a second and the transmission feels like its slipping, revs increase but no effect in speed, it almost feels like its trying to...
  8. N

    Need help from germany 5.0

    Hi everyone. Im about to restore a 67 Mustang with a 5.0L H.O. engine from 1993 Fox. Its my restomod. Ive read a lot of vacuum leaks and engine problems... to my set up. Ive got the original mainfold intake and the original alternator on this engine. Nothing else. So my question: What vacuum...
  9. TorchRed_4.0

    Engine Lifter Noise? Please Help!

    Ticking right up under the driverside valve cover, gets quicker with rpm, and sometimes you hear a flutter of around 5 in a row instead of just a single tick. I have already pulled the lifters and pushrods out and checked and they looked fine also no loose rocker arms. I have also tried thicker...
  10. A

    Engine 1990 Fox wont rev over 3500 RPMS

    Hey guys, I am new to the StangNet forums and I am helping a buddy work on his 1990 Mustang Foxbody 5.0. He purchased the car a couple of months ago and we have been working on this issue occasionally in the evenings. Heres the problem: The car starts and drives fine, with no idling issues...
  11. TwinTurboV8

    200 ci Inline-6 with headers

    Quick question, I was thinking of adding headers to me and my dad’s ‘67 mustang. I’ve done a bunch of research on headers already, but I’m unsure if I need to change anything out before I add headers.
  12. N

    Help identifying 12 volt ignition wire

    I have a 2014 v6 stang and I wanna install a hot licks exhaust well I already have it I can’t find the 12 volt ignition coil wire I need to tap into, I haven’t found anything please help a wording diagram would be perfect
  13. J

    No air from vents help please!

    No air at all cold or hot is coming out of the vents, check the climate controls and nothings burnt or damaged, checked all fuses under Hood and under dash ( 09 v6 ), the clutch is not kicking on under the hood, no lights on the controls, checked the other part under the dash ( that has 2 screws...
  14. R

    California Registration Help!

    Hi everybody, I'm new to the forums and I don't know much about the smog laws etc.. I am going to purchase an 88 lx vert in Washington tomorrow and was wondering what the process would be to get it registered in California. I've heard there might be different emissions equipment for CA cars and...
  15. C

    Backfire after cleaning injectors

    Hi, recently bought a 2004 v6 stang and have been having some trouble. When I first bought the car it was running great, no problems as far as I could tell and I was happy. Then I ran out of gas. After I refilled it the car was running terribly. Rough idle and felt like the car was really...
  16. N

    Progress Thread 1984 mustang gt350 will not start

    My mustang stopped starting and did absolutely nothing I found out that if I put my key in the on position with the clutch safety switch jumped I can start the car through the starter solenoid and it will run but there is a yellow with green wire that I am assuming goes to the ignition maybe...
  17. G

    Question!! potential damage to flexplate/crank during 4R70W swap

    A buddy of mine and I are dropping the 4R70W trans on his auto 02 Mustang GT. We got the exhaust, starter, drive shaft, and bell housing bolts off no problem, but we made a big screw up and we didn't remove the torque converter bolts mating up to the flex plate. We started to drop the trans...
  18. J

    Body Work in OC

    hello i was wondering if there is anyone in the OC area that can help me out with replacing my floor panels and maybe even paint? What prices would I be looking at? I have a 1969 mustang coupe.
  19. S

    Replacing stock tires and wheels on my 04 Mustang GT

    So I've been meaning to get new tires and wheels for my 04 Mustang GT, and I wanted to turn it into a tribute car of the SVT Cobra R. I was thinking about getting the cobra style wheel with a squared setup of 265/40/18's all around. I haven't seen anyone do this before so I'm wondering if it...
  20. E

    Help my 02 GT is leaking something!?

    Just wondering if any of you guys know what could be leaking from this photo? It's only that spot that looks damp. Note that it hasnt gotten as bad as to drip on the floor yet, and that's what I'm trying to avoid. I can't seem to tell if its water or oil. Hope you guys can shed some light on it...