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Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 09-09-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 235
Posted By musnicki
I have went through three Grant horn button...

I have went through three Grant horn button replacements for my Grant steering wheel. I ended up having to mod mine a bit so that it would hold up to my yearly safety inspections. The spring, the...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 08-22-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 413
Posted By musnicki
I'm thinking that I should have went with a...

I'm thinking that I should have went with a single carb, for my daily driver, as well. No disputing the cool factor...but the drivability, maintenance and price is definitely easier with a single...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 08-15-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,738
Posted By musnicki
Here are some pics of my dual carb set up. I'm...

Here are some pics of my dual carb set up. I'm running two Holley 4160 600cfm carbs. I had to mount them backwards in order to clear my distributor. This in turn, put my linkage on the driver...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 07-27-2014, 12:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 295
Posted By musnicki
I run a pair of 4160s and the only challenge on...

I run a pair of 4160s and the only challenge on the rebuild will be making sure that the balance tube rubber O rings are seated properly. It might be just me, but I had issues making sure that my...
Forum: Mustang II Section 07-20-2014, 03:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 636
Posted By musnicki
I'm one of the other two that browse the Mustang...

I'm one of the other two that browse the Mustang II forum. My first car, in Hawaii 22 years ago, was a hot 76 blue with white stripe Cobra II.

Awesome build. Keep at it and keep posting pics.
...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 07-16-2014, 02:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 557
Posted By musnicki
I agree with Justin on the fuel issue. Also,...

I agree with Justin on the fuel issue.

Also, does your 390 have a fuel rail installed? I don't know how the old FE motors ran with those fuel rails, if you have one, I would by-pass it. The fuel...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 07-15-2014, 01:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 440
Posted By musnicki
How not to put your "box" in

MSD installation gone wrong. My windshield wipers sucked up some AC/Heater tubing, went off track and then sliced through some wires under the dash.
...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 07-15-2014, 12:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 440
Posted By musnicki
I bought a new one, but I move to El Paso (will...

I bought a new one, but I move to El Paso (will live there for 10 months) in two weeks, so maybe I will stop by the MSD plant there and see if they can rebuild it.

New one, fired right up...well...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 07-14-2014, 05:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 440
Posted By musnicki
MSD 6AL box life span?

My box is getting power in but no power out to the coil. I've had it for 7 years...daily driver. Just wondering if I'm over due for a new one or if they should last longer. I replaced the coil...
Forum: Classic Mustang General Discussion 07-13-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 582
Posted By musnicki
Ford FE 428 start - YouTube Video of it...

Ford FE 428 start - YouTube

Video of it running / starting. I had to fix the dieseling / backfires / fires....Video gets / sounds good at the 1:00 min mark, rev it up to 3k.

James
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 07-13-2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 546
Posted By musnicki
My 428 is like driving a four wheel drive truck...

My 428 is like driving a four wheel drive truck in low gear but being able to go up to 100mph.
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 07-10-2014, 02:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 546
Posted By musnicki
Its not rhythmic. I think that It's tied to my...

Its not rhythmic. I think that It's tied to my two four barrel carbs that are not in sync or fully calibrated.
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 07-09-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 546
Posted By musnicki
That could explain why my car vibrates...it's not...

That could explain why my car vibrates...it's not bad but it's noticeable. It's like a little shiver every once in a while.

Do stock mounts have more rubber between motor and frame?

James
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 07-08-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 546
Posted By musnicki
I just saw the link of your mounts. These run...

I just saw the link of your mounts. These run $230 ish and is the complete set (frame mount and engine mount). Below is a link to the site and a picture. The black plate goes onto the motor and...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 07-08-2014, 06:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 546
Posted By musnicki
I just pulled the 302 and put in an FE 428 into...

I just pulled the 302 and put in an FE 428 into my fastback.

Don't mess with headers if you don't have too. I think that a 70 Mustang may bit a tad bit wider and might have a bit more room than...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 07-05-2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 474
Posted By musnicki
If you're going to drive it more than once a...

If you're going to drive it more than once a month then go for safety. If it's something rare, like previously stated, or if you plan on putting it behind glass, in a museum and trailering it to car...
Forum: Classic Mustang General Discussion 06-30-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 1,097
Views: 406,567
Posted By musnicki
You have blinkers in your hood? Before I...

You have blinkers in your hood? Before I switched out to my fiberglass hood, I installed some nice sequential (like my tail lights) LED hood blinkers in my 67. I noticed the wires going up into the...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 06-21-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 709
Posted By musnicki
I'm shipping mine from Hawaii to Texas and the...

I'm shipping mine from Hawaii to Texas and the shipping agent will only insure blue book value or $20k....I'm scared that it won't make it to Texas. Blue book is like $5-15k or something like...
Forum: Classic Mustang General Discussion 06-21-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 1,097
Views: 406,567
Posted By musnicki
Whats under the bigass hood??? Please show us. ...

Whats under the bigass hood??? Please show us.

Nice looking foxbody.

James
Forum: Mustang II Section 06-06-2014, 11:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 327
Posted By musnicki
A 77 Mustang is kinda "off the beaten path" as...

A 77 Mustang is kinda "off the beaten path" as far as Mustang restoration goes. A ton of stuff out there for pre-74 and 79 and up Mustangs. Google some "Mustang Parts Stores", there are a ton out...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 06-06-2014, 11:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 283
Posted By musnicki
I might have to get a new AC pump as well. The...

I might have to get a new AC pump as well. The March kit came with an AC pulley cover but it didn't come with the pulley. When I called March up, they told me that the pulleys are manufactured with...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 06-04-2014, 09:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 551
Posted By musnicki
Like previously stated, pull out the thermostat...

Like previously stated, pull out the thermostat and make sure that it's working and that it's installed correctly.

I switched to twin electric fans and a huge Be Cool radiator. It was pricey,...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 06-04-2014, 12:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 283
Posted By musnicki
Is your 427 a 351 bored and stroked to 427? or is...

Is your 427 a 351 bored and stroked to 427? or is it an FE 427?

I know that you said that you wanted original as possible....my FE 428 is a daily driver and I wanted durability and...
Forum: Classic Mustang General Discussion 05-31-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 680
Posted By musnicki
Keep us posted. Looks beautiful and it looks...

Keep us posted. Looks beautiful and it looks like a fun project.

James
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-30-2014, 11:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 399
Posted By musnicki
Had a nice one go for $18k recently here in...

Had a nice one go for $18k recently here in Hawaii. Deals are out there but, yea $20k plus is the average for a decent driver. $10k ish for rusted shells....

I shopped for two years and bought...
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