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Forum: S197 Shelby Section 07-17-2014, 01:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 951
Posted By rls82959
So a few months ago the sliding dust shield on my...

So a few months ago the sliding dust shield on my auto shifter broke.
I purchased the TCI shifter from AM.
It arrived very quickly but i was very surprised by the lack of packaging.
It was in the...
Forum: V6 S197 General Discussion 07-16-2014, 11:46 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 680
Posted By rls82959
Ask motel desk clerk for nearby mechanic.

Ask motel desk clerk for nearby mechanic.
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 06-17-2014, 02:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 422
Posted By rls82959
I had mine done a couple years ago. Went with...

I had mine done a couple years ago.
Went with Amsoil 75W-140 I believe and the ford friction modifier.
Used 2 Qts and a few drops of the 3rd bottle.
Installer can use the gasket that came with the...
Forum: Want To Buy Ads 06-13-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 348
Posted By rls82959
Are the GTA's really quieter than the GTM's ?

Are the GTA's really quieter than the GTM's ?
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 04-25-2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,113
Posted By rls82959
I got new tires last year. Had a shimmy around...

I got new tires last year. Had a shimmy around 50-60 mph.
Tire shop swore up and down the tires were fine and the balance was fine.
Got a Roadforce Match/Mount balance done and the shake/shimmy...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 04-09-2014, 09:52 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 866
Posted By rls82959
I purchased my tuner from Bama ( Doug ) in 08....

I purchased my tuner from Bama ( Doug ) in 08. Doug offered Performance, Race and Torque tunes.
I think now days they are called Street tunes.
Forum: 4.0L V6 Technical Discussions 02-26-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 475
Posted By rls82959
Yeah that's pretty much what happend to mine. I...

Yeah that's pretty much what happend to mine.
I saw that thread and a couple others when I searched.
Cheaply made assembly. I really don't want to buy a shifter
because a cheap piece of plastic...
Forum: 4.0L V6 Technical Discussions 02-26-2014, 10:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 475
Posted By rls82959
Broken black plastic in auto shifter

The black plastic that slides when shifting gears broke.
It's the thin cheap piece of carp plastic on the top.
It broke on the park side of the shifter.
The car is driveable but can't shift into 1...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 02-04-2014, 04:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 809
Posted By rls82959
No puffing !!! Except in CO where puffing is...

No puffing !!!
Except in CO where puffing is legal.
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 01-31-2014, 02:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 886
Posted By rls82959
I wouldnt want to rev higher than 4k in neutral. ...

I wouldnt want to rev higher than 4k in neutral.
There's no load on the engine.
My rev limits are Neutral 4000 , Drive 6150

But yes you can raise the neutral rev limiter with a tuner.
Forum: Off Topic 01-31-2014, 12:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 484
Posted By rls82959
I've been caught in the snow a few times and the...

I've been caught in the snow a few times and the Mustang does okay.
But this morning with 7" of fresh snow and a sheet of ice underneath
I drove the 98 Ram 4x4 to work.
Forum: 4.0L V6 Technical Discussions 01-17-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,272
Posted By rls82959
The popping/spitting sound is because you don't ...

The popping/spitting sound is because you don't
have an X or H pipe.
An increased idle rpm (825) can get rid of that, or of course
get an X or H.

For the drone, check where the drivers side...
Forum: 4.0L V6 Technical Discussions 12-11-2013, 11:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 529
Posted By rls82959
I replaced my battery a couple years ago and...

I replaced my battery a couple years ago and replaced my
alternator about a year ago.
The only warning I received when my alternator was going out
was the blower speed on the air conditioning....
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 11-14-2013, 02:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 602
Posted By rls82959
Can you force it to shift into second sooner by...

Can you force it to shift into second sooner by reducing the wot 1-2 shift mph?
I'm sure the tuners already tried that, but maybe you can reduce it some more.
Forum: 4.0L V6 Technical Discussions 11-11-2013, 01:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 392
Posted By rls82959
Both the shimmy and squeal could be warped...

Both the shimmy and squeal could be warped rotors.
I got my car in 12/06 and within a few months the brakes squealed.
Just like yours, moving very slowly with light braking.
The dealer machined...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 10-31-2013, 01:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 546
Posted By rls82959
OP, I've never had a problem with the Colorado...

OP,
I've never had a problem with the Colorado test.
Northern CO - Larimer County (same test as Denver)
Pypes X pipe - C&L CAI - 91 Tune
They sniff the exhaust pipes and the cabin.
They check...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 10-10-2013, 09:42 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 828
Posted By rls82959
I got mine match mounted & road force balanced at...

I got mine match mounted & road force balanced at Loveland CO
Ford dealer for $85. All four.

Edit: since i went in complaining of a shimmy, they inspected
suspension as well, which was kinda...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 10-07-2013, 03:41 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 828
Posted By rls82959
Yes it's a Hunter Road Force GSP9700. Check this...

Yes it's a Hunter Road Force GSP9700. Check this link out
to locate one in your area.
http://www.hunter.com/balancer/roadforce/
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 10-07-2013, 01:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 828
Posted By rls82959
I had mine match mounted & road force balanced at...

I had mine match mounted & road force balanced at my local
Ford dealer that has a new Hunter Road Force Touch.
It took a couple hours but the 50-60 shimmy is gone. It was worth the wait.
Two tire...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 09-26-2013, 05:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 723
Posted By rls82959
My 07 has always been very sensitive to this. ...

My 07 has always been very sensitive to this.
The good old spin balance doesn't cut it.
The balance has to be perfect or i get 50-60 shimmy.
I've seen a lot of posts like this.
Find a shop with a...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 09-10-2013, 01:08 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,093
Posted By rls82959
We had a temp working here for a while. He had...

We had a temp working here for a while.
He had a 4.0 with the Shelby badges all over it.
The fake gas cap with the Snake on it and all that stuff.
Worst sounding exhaust i have ever heard. You...
Forum: 4.0L V6 Technical Discussions 09-10-2013, 10:46 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,246
Posted By rls82959
Good luck with the ESP and dealership. You...

Good luck with the ESP and dealership.
You might want to check TSB's - Technical Service Bulletins.
My 07 PP needed new upper strut mounts. It thunked going over bumps.
And my struts and shocks...
Forum: V6 S197 General Discussion 08-01-2013, 01:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,035
Posted By rls82959
If you want to bark 2nd and chirp 3rd get the...

If you want to bark 2nd and chirp 3rd get the AM-Bama Race tune.
It's quite aggressive.
I'm using the AM-Bama 91 Street with reduced shift pressures.
I do go WOT every now and then, but I'm not...
Forum: 4.0L V6 Technical Discussions 07-29-2013, 01:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 667
Posted By rls82959
I just purchased one of these from Jerry on Ebay....

I just purchased one of these from Jerry on Ebay.
He is presently out of town, but I should have it
in a couple weeks.

Is there a gasket/seal that needs to be replaced?
Thanks,
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 06-27-2013, 04:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,048
Posted By rls82959
My door rattle was the little panel behind the...

My door rattle was the little panel behind the door opener.
Same type of deal.
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