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Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang Today, 01:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 160
Posted By school boy
Actually, higher octane is harder to combust...

Actually, higher octane is harder to combust resulting in a more advanced timing. If you run 87 octane on a 93 tune, you are more likely to create detonation. It is given that in most cases, more...
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 09-19-2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 279
Posted By school boy
You should contact K&N

You should contact K&N
Forum: 4.6L General Discussion 09-09-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 131
Posted By school boy
Arrow Looking for these.....

Just curious if anyone has a set of 98 cobra wheels in the Ky area?
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Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 09-07-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 439
Posted By school boy
Theyre on an 08, and by the looks its not...

Theyre on an 08, and by the looks its not lowered. They were on an 01 cobra that caused the rubbing.
Forum: 4.6L General Discussion 09-07-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 199
Posted By school boy
I personally am running 300# springs. Mines not a...

I personally am running 300# springs. Mines not a daily driver but handles well on the country roads around here. Im also running MM k member, control arms and coil overs. Im also lighter in the...
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 09-07-2014, 04:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 439
Posted By school boy
I would have to agree on new tires. They look to...

I would have to agree on new tires. They look to be wore almost to where they need to be replaced.
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 09-06-2014, 04:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 249
Posted By school boy
Running no cats will be louder for sure. The...

Running no cats will be louder for sure. The factory midpipe is 2 1/4 diameter btw. Typically, a x pipe will be raspy while the h pipe will be a more throaty sound. This will also depend on the...
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 09-06-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 161
Posted By school boy
You will need a 6.8" of backspace on a 10.5 wide...

You will need a 6.8" of backspace on a 10.5 wide wheel. If you are lowered and want to run less, roll your fender lips. I believe you could go as little as 6.3" of backspace. Any less, and the tire...
Forum: 4.6L General Discussion 08-27-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 254
Posted By school boy
Go find a mark viii engine. Theyre the teksid...

Go find a mark viii engine. Theyre the teksid aluminum block which turns out to be stronger and 80 pounds lighter. I have 2 in storage and a mark viii short block in my gt. They still have the cast...
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 08-08-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 412
Posted By school boy
Better have deep pockets.

Better have deep pockets.
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 08-07-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 412
Posted By school boy
Personally, if I was to perform an engine swap, I...

Personally, if I was to perform an engine swap, I would do a 4v swap with forged internals. Either way, to make 400 wrhp or more, some type of power adder will be required.
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 08-05-2014, 01:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 412
Posted By school boy
The easiest and cheapest way would be supercharge...

The easiest and cheapest way would be supercharge the current engine. A lot of work and money is needed for any engine swap.
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 07-28-2014, 10:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 340
Posted By school boy
Also, the factory exhaust is 2 1/4 while most...

Also, the factory exhaust is 2 1/4 while most aftermarket is 2 1/2. Off road h-pipe's aren't a pocket book breaker. Be smart and not hack up that factory mid pipe.
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 07-28-2014, 10:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 493
Posted By school boy
I hope that's the case. There are 4 spots, 2 in...

I hope that's the case. There are 4 spots, 2 in the head and 2 in the block, where a leak can happen, plus all the npt fittings and head gaskets. Check out reply 4's pic for an idea....
Forum: 4.6L General Discussion 07-28-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,279
Posted By school boy
This made my day! :icon_attention:

This made my day!
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Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 07-27-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 493
Posted By school boy
A picture would help

A picture would help
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 07-26-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 493
Posted By school boy
Being a terminator, I have heard of the issue...

Being a terminator, I have heard of the issue before. Here are some good threads to read over at svtp. First do the simple things, like blurping the coolant system, maybe changing the thermostat. ...
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 07-26-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 493
Posted By school boy
Your compression test is within range, being 10%...

Your compression test is within range, being 10% of each other. What year is the cobra and the mods?
Also, what does the coolent look like?
When was the thermostat changed last?
Any leaks?
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 07-25-2014, 09:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 258
Posted By school boy
Might try this before you spend a lot of money....

Might try this before you spend a lot of money. The hanging rpms are common in the gt's of these year. Try this little iac restrictor:...
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 07-24-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 275
Posted By school boy
try an offroad h-pipe

try an offroad h-pipe
Forum: 4.6L General Discussion 07-23-2014, 08:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 284
Posted By school boy
:icon_shrug: i vote a blower for it

:icon_shrug: i vote a blower for it
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 07-22-2014, 06:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 403
Posted By school boy
run the pypes m-80s, or just straight pipe it.

run the pypes m-80s, or just straight pipe it.
Forum: 4.6L General Discussion 07-22-2014, 12:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 624
Posted By school boy
Very nice! Torque curve stayed pretty flat.

Very nice! Torque curve stayed pretty flat.
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 07-21-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 304
Posted By school boy
is it coming from the thermostat housing? Is so,...

is it coming from the thermostat housing? Is so, get a new o-ring and replace.
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 07-16-2014, 12:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 297
Posted By school boy
if that motor got hot enough, I wouldn't chance...

if that motor got hot enough, I wouldn't chance a rebuild. Are you wanting to go a cheap route or do you have some money to spend?
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