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Forum: General Tech 08-09-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 406
Posted By jimkaray
If you reread the thread you'll see he is...

If you reread the thread you'll see he is concerned his tow vehicle is not up to the task.
Forum: General Tech 08-08-2014, 01:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 406
Posted By jimkaray
Just back it on the dolly and you won't have any...

Just back it on the dolly and you won't have any issues. I can't remember now where I got the info saying that even with a manual it is not a good idea to be spinning the trans. I understand an auto...
Forum: General Tech 08-04-2014, 12:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 205
Posted By jimkaray
Could be a bad TPS but I would start by cleaning...

Could be a bad TPS but I would start by cleaning the throttle body and MAF. Also, when was the last tune up? It may be time for regular maintence.
Forum: V6 S197 General Discussion 08-03-2014, 10:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 497
Posted By jimkaray
If you've been following the 4.0 forum for any...

If you've been following the 4.0 forum for any length of time you would be aware of this issue. Its not a huge problem but not uncommon. The question is bang for the buck so a little bang with maybe...
Forum: V6 S197 General Discussion 08-03-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 497
Posted By jimkaray
If this is your main goal: To max out your...

If this is your main goal:
To max out your bang for the buck remember that a fancy CAI intake tube is purely cosmetic, you can just buy a high flow filter and get the same added air flow and sound....
Forum: V6 S197 General Discussion 08-03-2014, 02:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 497
Posted By jimkaray
You didn't mention your budget so I will assume...

You didn't mention your budget so I will assume your willing to save up to do it right if needed. A CAI with out a tune is not a good investment, they are known to throw codes with out one and really...
Forum: General Tech 07-24-2014, 03:00 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 671
Posted By jimkaray
Good deal, glad we could help!

Good deal, glad we could help!
Forum: General Tech 07-20-2014, 09:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 671
Posted By jimkaray
I'm getting the impression this car is new to you...

I'm getting the impression this car is new to you or has been sitting for a while. If there is no black smoke when it falls over then most likely you are having a lean condition rather than rich....
Forum: General Tech 07-19-2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 671
Posted By jimkaray
Is the tune up recent and the points gap and...

Is the tune up recent and the points gap and dwell rechecked?
When it falls over are you seeing black smoke out of the tailpipe? That would help confirm it is a rich condition. What was the...
Forum: General Tech 07-19-2014, 02:14 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 671
Posted By jimkaray
When you rev in neutral/park there is no load on...

When you rev in neutral/park there is no load on the engine so its able to deal with the issue with out bogging. If you have a vacuum leak you should notice a rough idle. Now that you're telling us...
Forum: General Tech 07-18-2014, 01:34 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 671
Posted By jimkaray
Your dumping in too much fuel when you go full...

Your dumping in too much fuel when you go full throttle. I'm get you started but I'm rusty with carbs so hopefully someone will jump in with some specific adjustments and part changes. You'll want to...
Forum: New Member Area 07-12-2014, 01:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 172
Posted By jimkaray
Welcome! E is for 84 it seems...vin decoder...

Welcome! E is for 84 it seems...vin decoder...
Forum: Members Rides and Car Show Section 07-06-2014, 04:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 154
Posted By jimkaray
http://www.carshowfinder.org NJStangers...

http://www.carshowfinder.org
NJStangers (http://mustangforums.com/forum/NJStangers.org) is hooked in the the show scene and a well run club from what I can tell.
Not sure what part of Jersey you're...
Forum: 5.0L General Discussion 07-03-2014, 10:24 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 772
Posted By jimkaray
The marks need to be lined up when at TDC, any...

The marks need to be lined up when at TDC, any other position and you have not verified that the timing is right. Chain stretch for example causes the marks to loose alignment, the chain can even...
Forum: 5.0L General Discussion 07-03-2014, 01:53 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 772
Posted By jimkaray
Timing is key to making the engine run right,...

Timing is key to making the engine run right, poorly or not at all so do spend time doing your home work on it.
To avoid any issues get the gear marks lined up when the #1 piston at TDC before you...
Forum: 5.0L General Discussion 06-30-2014, 12:58 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 772
Posted By jimkaray
An old school trick if you don't have an impact...

An old school trick if you don't have an impact wrench is to use the torque from the starter. You should use a 6 point socket and a breaker bar with a long handle that won't rotate without hitting...
Forum: 5.0L General Discussion 06-26-2014, 03:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 188
Posted By jimkaray
The stainless trim that holds the lights in I do...

The stainless trim that holds the lights in I do have. I don't think I have the plastic body trim that goes around the lights if that's what you're looking for. Wiring harness I might have, how far...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 06-24-2014, 11:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 927
Posted By jimkaray
Sounds/looks like everything but the rad support...

Sounds/looks like everything but the rad support is simple bolt on repair. You have your estimates so that is going to be at least 90% of what you will need, no need to guess. The challenge is the...
Forum: 5.0L General Discussion 06-24-2014, 11:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 188
Posted By jimkaray
What are you looking for? I should have an...

What are you looking for? I should have an assortment of buckets and surrounds and even a headlight or two in a box.
Forum: 4.0L V6 Technical Discussions 06-01-2014, 11:03 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,584
Posted By jimkaray
That sucks, you're enjoying it otherwise i hope.

That sucks, you're enjoying it otherwise i hope.
Forum: 4.0L V6 Technical Discussions 05-31-2014, 11:19 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,584
Posted By jimkaray
Glad your back on the road and with reverse now...

Glad your back on the road and with reverse now too! It should break in some after few days or so.
Forum: Parts For Sale 05-26-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 452
Posted By jimkaray
I estimate it will be around $25. I;ll try and...

I estimate it will be around $25. I;ll try and check it iut with UPS tomorrow and let you know.
Forum: Parts For Sale 05-26-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 452
Posted By jimkaray
Actually I do still have them. pretty sure I know...

Actually I do still have them. pretty sure I know where they are too.
Forum: 4.0L V6 Technical Discussions 05-25-2014, 11:14 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,584
Posted By jimkaray
Getting closer! I find it needs to warm up bit...

Getting closer! I find it needs to warm up bit before it starts shifting smoothly.
Forum: 4.0L V6 Technical Discussions 05-20-2014, 03:31 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,584
Posted By jimkaray
Sounds good but not too loud to me in that clip...

Sounds good but not too loud to me in that clip but even if its loud keep in mind the exhaust is at a lower frequency range and you'll be sitting right on top of the trans. You'll know soon enough if...
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