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Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 01-13-2014, 11:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 355
Posted By califas_1987
A local locksmith will come out and make a key...

A local locksmith will come out and make a key for $175. I just looked into AAA discount and they will cover $100, so I guess that seems to be the best route.
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 01-13-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 355
Posted By califas_1987
Lost my only key!

So I lost the only key that I have to my 2002 GT. I've been calling dealerships to see if I could get a key cut with just my VIN. However, they all have said that the car is too old (pre 2005) and I...
Forum: 4.6L General Discussion 08-04-2013, 10:30 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,867
Posted By califas_1987
It seems you are having second thoughts about...

It seems you are having second thoughts about committing to a look permanently before getting a feel for how you would like it on your car. I would recommend picking up a can of plasti dip, lay down...
Forum: 4.6L General Discussion 08-04-2013, 10:10 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 792
Posted By califas_1987
Look at it this way-- sure 18" on a stock height...

Look at it this way-- sure 18" on a stock height 'stang looks weird, but bottom line is that stock height just looks weird no matter what. But next year you are going to drop it. And once you do...
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 08-04-2013, 03:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 821
Posted By califas_1987
I'd love to see some pics of this process. It...

I'd love to see some pics of this process. It hasn't happened to me, but you never know, especially being that convertible tops are in a constant state of detorriation.
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 08-02-2013, 08:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 287
Posted By califas_1987
Thanks a ton Cliff! I will go though the list and...

Thanks a ton Cliff! I will go though the list and check each component. Hopefully it's something simple like the clip not all the way in on the sensor :)

BTW- that is a very clean SL500. I just...
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 08-01-2013, 05:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 287
Posted By califas_1987
OBD Code help

Hey fellas, I'm hoping I can get some help on this. My car (2002 GT) has the codes P0161, P0171, and P0174. I did a little research and found what the codes are here:...
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 08-01-2013, 05:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 340
Posted By califas_1987
This weekend I worked on my car changing out the...

This weekend I worked on my car changing out the mid pipe. I had my air on, not even the a/c button on though, and still had a steady stream of water coming out of this drain for a long while.

I...
Forum: 4.6L General Discussion 07-26-2013, 12:28 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 965
Posted By califas_1987
You should totally move your rear spoiler back a...

You should totally move your rear spoiler back a little. Just another mod to make it different.
...
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 07-25-2013, 11:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,221
Posted By califas_1987
I would try adding a spacer and see if that...

I would try adding a spacer and see if that works. But, as nice as those look, the rims are the wrong offset and those tires are 6% taller than stock. A 235/40 18 tire would probably work better as...
Forum: 4.6L General Discussion 03-01-2013, 01:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 909
Posted By califas_1987
Seems like your replacing alot up front. Why not...

Seems like your replacing alot up front. Why not go for coil overs? It will give you better performance and improve the geometry of our outdated fox body design.
Forum: 4.6L General Discussion 02-28-2013, 07:27 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 4,676
Posted By califas_1987
It's just a phase. 10 years from now it will be...

It's just a phase. 10 years from now it will be like mye28.com, thats the forum I've been at since last year. I still lurk around as much as before, but haven't really posted in a long time. Before...
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 02-28-2013, 06:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 873
Posted By califas_1987
WOW. So many red flags on that one it it isn't...

WOW. So many red flags on that one it it isn't even funny. Retired guy and he's meaning to say he couldn't find ANYBODY with some disposable income that would want to buy such a clean car at such a...
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 02-28-2013, 06:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 473
Posted By califas_1987
Although I like to mod my cars, but I will take a...

Although I like to mod my cars, but I will take a stock car over a modded one any day when it comes to buying used cars. Just seeing a $300 dollar CAI on it raises a red flag for me.
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 06-02-2012, 10:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 686
Posted By califas_1987
You might want to check your IAC. Here's a good...

You might want to check your IAC. Here's a good post about it http://mustangforums.com/forum/4-6l-1996-2004-modular-mustang/54281-tech-does-your-4-6-gt-shut-off-when-idling-or-die-while-cruising.html...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 01-18-2012, 08:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 601
Posted By califas_1987
That high pitch winning could have been the...

That high pitch winning could have been the starter spinning without engaging onto the flywheel. This happens when the ratchet mechanism in your starter doesn't push the gear out of the starter...
Forum: 4.6L General Discussion 01-17-2012, 01:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 464
Posted By califas_1987
Oh... and of course make sure you rule out any of...

Oh... and of course make sure you rule out any of the other more common problems like worn tie rods or ball joints.
Forum: 4.6L General Discussion 01-17-2012, 01:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 464
Posted By califas_1987
It might be the metal sleeves that hold your...

It might be the metal sleeves that hold your bushings in place. It could be that they are slightly too long and don't allow the bushings to do their job fully. I know there was a thread done up that...
Forum: V6 S197 General Discussion 01-16-2012, 09:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 521
Posted By califas_1987
All the above sound like awesome mods to make...

All the above sound like awesome mods to make your use of horsepower more efficient. Now it depends how far you want to go. Finding creative ways to save weight can keep you busy for a good amount of...
Forum: Convertible Tech 01-16-2012, 04:47 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,555
Posted By califas_1987
It's best if you just crank the engine over but...

It's best if you just crank the engine over but don't actually fire it up. Push the gas pedal all the way in an turn your key all the way, as of you were going to actually start the engine. It won't...
Forum: 4.6L General Discussion 05-29-2011, 10:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 482
Posted By califas_1987
If you sand all the way down to bare, you might...

If you sand all the way down to bare, you might want to lay down a coat of Adhesion Promotor to help the paint stick.
Forum: 4.6L General Discussion 05-29-2011, 10:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,091
Posted By califas_1987
How bout doing something similar to this? ...

How bout doing something similar to this?

http://ww w.mustangevolution.com/mustang-pictures/cat35/
Forum: 4.6L General Discussion 11-28-2009, 10:58 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,037
Posted By califas_1987
Just to add a little more to the conversation-...

Just to add a little more to the conversation- Dont turn your car on. As said previously the change in temps and condensation is going to do more harm. As an alternative to turning on your engine,...
Forum: 4.6L General Discussion 11-28-2009, 10:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 594
Posted By califas_1987
OK.. im probably being ignorant here, but isnt an...

OK.. im probably being ignorant here, but isnt an I just an H on its side?
Forum: 4.6L General Discussion 10-21-2009, 10:37 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,513
Posted By califas_1987
I have the Mach 1000 and recently had to remove...

I have the Mach 1000 and recently had to remove it to get my trunk panels out. That thing is HEAVY. If you are looking to upgrade sound, look at what you already have: Your Mach 460 already has 4...
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