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Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 08-26-2014, 11:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 210
Posted By jthorn9
I hate saying this, but bring it to Ford to be...

I hate saying this, but bring it to Ford to be sure. It'll cost a little more, but they have the trained personal to look at the switch and ensure it won't cause problems.
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 08-21-2014, 12:15 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 13,344
Posted By jthorn9
The TR3650 motor is better than the T45.

The TR3650 motor is better than the T45.
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 08-01-2014, 07:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 424
Posted By jthorn9
You won't see any major difference between the...

You won't see any major difference between the tunes on a stock car. The tunes will create a maximum of 3 hp difference on your setup. Hardly enough to change any performance. You'd see a larger...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 08-01-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 234
Posted By jthorn9
Look up the conversion threads, there are several...

Look up the conversion threads, there are several with a complete in depth parts list.
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 07-22-2014, 09:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 580
Posted By jthorn9
I wouldn't say that there are a lot of real...

I wouldn't say that there are a lot of real "problems" with these cars, but there are some minor here or there issues.

1.) Door insert can dry rot and or easily snap over time, however this is...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 07-16-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 249
Posted By jthorn9
Without the specs of the cam listed it's...

Without the specs of the cam listed it's impossible to know what kind of effect it'll have. When I see "stock or factory replacement" that generally means the product is made to resemble factory...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 07-16-2014, 08:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 228
Posted By jthorn9
Those things can get really stuck on the intake...

Those things can get really stuck on the intake over time. You just need to keep hacking at it and it'll come off. The gasket has likely turned into "glue" per say sealing it onto the intake.
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 06-15-2014, 11:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 374
Posted By jthorn9
Eibach and H&R are both really good spring...

Eibach and H&R are both really good spring companies, go with whichever is cheaper at the time of sale.

For brakes I'm gonna be level with you and tell you to trash your factory brakes and get a...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 06-15-2014, 11:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 289
Posted By jthorn9
There are a ton of clutch brands out there...

There are a ton of clutch brands out there ranging from cheap OEM replacements to high dollar aftermarket clutches. I've used OEM, Spec, Centerforce, and FX, and honestly the best bang for the buck...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 06-15-2014, 11:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 317
Posted By jthorn9
Welcome, let us know any questions you may have!

Welcome, let us know any questions you may have!
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 05-31-2014, 10:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 833
Posted By jthorn9
Yes, please resize your sig or admin will remove...

Yes, please resize your sig or admin will remove it till its resized.
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 05-29-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 757
Posted By jthorn9
You can do anything you want on a V6 because of...

You can do anything you want on a V6 because of the even fire motor as none give any advantage hp wise so long as you watch your pipe diameter. Straights will sound very similar to h pipes so...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 05-28-2014, 09:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 757
Posted By jthorn9
No difference in HP on H vs X on a V6. V6s are...

No difference in HP on H vs X on a V6. V6s are even fire engines and gain no advantages over power with either. H pipes do tend to have a slightly less raspier sound than X pipes.
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 05-27-2014, 09:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 434
Posted By jthorn9
^^^^ +1 to the above

^^^^ +1 to the above
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 05-27-2014, 09:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 249
Posted By jthorn9
Need to tow it to a shop and have a professional...

Need to tow it to a shop and have a professional look at the engine block itself. It could still be due to some kind of electrical issue, or it could be a problem with the internals of the engine.
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 05-27-2014, 09:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 296
Posted By jthorn9
Smoke coming out of the engine is due to oil burn...

Smoke coming out of the engine is due to oil burn off seeping past the valves into the valve covers. This is common in older motors, but is also signs that the valve seals need a look at.

The idle...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 05-26-2014, 08:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 833
Posted By jthorn9
Firstly your car doesn't have a distributer cap,...

Firstly your car doesn't have a distributer cap, it has a coil pack, similar in basic functionality but totally different.

If you're looking to do anything to the car you're looking at pretty much...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 05-20-2014, 09:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 400
Posted By jthorn9
As stated, fronts are where it's at, however I...

As stated, fronts are where it's at, however I did both front and rears on my 5.0, but then again I was pushing a nice chunk of power out of that old engine and needed the stopping power. To do...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 05-18-2014, 10:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 967
Posted By jthorn9
The thing is the car only performs as good as the...

The thing is the car only performs as good as the driver allows. Have an inexperienced driver and you will get sub par numbers, have an average driver and you will get closer to the advertised specs,...
Forum: AmericanMuscle.com 05-18-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 858
Posted By jthorn9
PM sent to you.

PM sent to you.
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 05-18-2014, 10:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 758
Posted By jthorn9
I agree with the above, I don't think it'll look...

I agree with the above, I don't think it'll look too good on a Mustang. Looks good on other cars, just not ours.
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 05-18-2014, 10:50 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 955
Posted By jthorn9
Since you already paid for the tunes, get in...

Since you already paid for the tunes, get in touch with them and get this fixed. Since it's done via email communication should be near instant and it shouldn't take any longer than a day or two for...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 05-15-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 172
Posted By jthorn9
You can use just a regular bolt there. I prefer...

You can use just a regular bolt there. I prefer stainless steel. Just take one off and bring it to a hardware store and get one with the same thread and whalah. done.
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 05-12-2014, 10:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 961
Posted By jthorn9
Hey......10 years ago people were talking about...

Hey......10 years ago people were talking about how awesome the split port 3.8L was stock form compared to other vehicles on the market lol.

To OP: Yeah you didn't really do much to improve power,...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 05-08-2014, 10:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 485
Posted By jthorn9
Sell your car buy one with an auto.

Sell your car buy one with an auto.
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