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Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 08-08-2014, 05:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 588
Posted By 6xStang
I had Borla stingers on my 2006 GT vert. Loved...

I had Borla stingers on my 2006 GT vert. Loved them with the top down, hated them with the top up. Take the car out on the highway, and try differing speeds to see if you get any drone. My car...
Forum: V6 S197 General Discussion 08-06-2014, 07:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 482
Posted By 6xStang
not meaning to state the obvious, but for future...

not meaning to state the obvious, but for future reference, these types of questions regarding costs, complexity, and estimates, are things that should be asked before you buy a wrecked car, not...
Forum: V6 S197 General Discussion 08-05-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 482
Posted By 6xStang
if all of that damage (based on your description)...

if all of that damage (based on your description) came from one event, then I will bet that you will need some other straightening (radiator support, bumper supports, etc.). Maybe pics will help...
Forum: V6 S197 General Discussion 08-05-2014, 10:24 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 763
Posted By 6xStang
I too am on my 6th mustang. The Genesis is a...

I too am on my 6th mustang. The Genesis is a fine vehicle, but it has no soul. You have to be a part of Mustang nation (or even just "Ponycar" nation) to understand......(if there is a Genesis...
Forum: V6 S197 General Discussion 08-05-2014, 05:29 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 861
Posted By 6xStang
deleting my post; I did not realize that I popped...

deleting my post; I did not realize that I popped into the V6 section by mistake. Sorry.
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 07-24-2014, 06:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 548
Posted By 6xStang
I have same car, same tranny (tho with only 27K...

I have same car, same tranny (tho with only 27K miles); like most, the shifter, especially the 1-2 shift, has always been annoyingly notchy. I switched to Mobil1 ATF a couple of years ago and noted...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 03-11-2014, 04:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,352
Posted By 6xStang
ugh..another exhaust thread.:-) Everybody...

ugh..another exhaust thread.:-)

Everybody has their favorite....you gotta get what you like best. I had stingers on my '06 GT vert. Loved the sound with the top down.....hated the sound with...
Forum: V6 S197 General Discussion 02-28-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,587
Posted By 6xStang
Yeah if I try to hypermile on the highway with my...

Yeah if I try to hypermile on the highway with my GT (5 speed) I can average 25-26. I have gotten 27 on a couple of 100+ mile runs (downhill, tailwind, etc)

And...you certainly don't have too look...
Forum: V6 S197 General Discussion 02-27-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,587
Posted By 6xStang
I'll throw in my 2 cents, since I currently have...

I'll throw in my 2 cents, since I currently have a 2006 convertible (GT, though), and have owned numerous mustangs (6, to be exact) as well as camaros, CTS-V's etc. over the years.

First and...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 01-29-2014, 05:36 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,728
Posted By 6xStang
the rev hanging is normal and is a known way of...

the rev hanging is normal and is a known way of reducing Hc emissions. There should be no RPM increase associated with it, but a sudden reduction in load such as pressing in the clutch or putting an...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 01-28-2014, 11:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 473
Posted By 6xStang
I had FRPP axlebacks on my 2006 GT vert and the...

I had FRPP axlebacks on my 2006 GT vert and the drone drove me nuts (top up only, of course; top down, I loved em). My solution was to replace them with Corsas. Still loud, but no drone. It is a...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 01-27-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,736
Posted By 6xStang
FYI, the burden of proof is ALWAYS on the...

FYI, the burden of proof is ALWAYS on the plaintiff, or in criminal or traffic issues, it is always on the state. In traffic cases, usually the officer's testimony is taken as "evidence," and the...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 08-06-2013, 07:53 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 305
Posted By 6xStang
Convertible top; clamp/clip issue

So when putting up the convertible top on my 2006 GT, my son didn't wait for me to pull the top all the way down to the windshield frame, and tried to manhandle the passenger-side clip/clamp into...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 07-19-2013, 08:50 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,746
Posted By 6xStang
FWIW, I had put Borla Stingers on my 2006 vert. ...

FWIW, I had put Borla Stingers on my 2006 vert. I loved them with the top down, HATED them with the top up. The drone was awful.

I switched to Corsas and love them all the time. Zero drone at...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 05-12-2013, 12:56 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,649
Posted By 6xStang
My '06 sounds like yours. Garage queen, bought...

My '06 sounds like yours. Garage queen, bought new...a whopping 23K on the clock 'thus far. I never had a concern about reliability, and I don't havr a concern now. I don't track it (it's a...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 04-07-2013, 01:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 926
Posted By 6xStang
This whole thread seems full of misinformation. ...

This whole thread seems full of misinformation. As I recall, the difference in real world mileage of the 2005-2008 mustang V8 v. V6 was about two mpg. Those V8's are nice (I have an '06), but stock...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 04-07-2013, 05:16 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,430
Posted By 6xStang
coming in late on this thread but congrats on the...

coming in late on this thread but congrats on the new ride. FWIW I have a 2006 GT vert. The only issues that I have had are that if I don't turn the shaker 500 off, I will have a dead battery if...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 11-07-2012, 03:25 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,590
Posted By 6xStang
I have a 2006 GT ragtop. Everything stock to the...

I have a 2006 GT ragtop. Everything stock to the rear axles. I had Borla Stingers for a while; I liked them with the top down but hated them with the top up. Drone City.

I replaced them with...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 11-03-2012, 05:38 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,473
Posted By 6xStang
Absolutely correct. If I shut the car with the...

Absolutely correct. If I shut the car with the Shaker 500 left on, battery is dead in a week. If I remember to turn the shaker off before shutting the car, I get 2-3 weeks. I've solved the problem...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 06-18-2012, 12:41 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 99,186
Posted By 6xStang
Thanks for the write-up (4 years ago, LOL). I...

Thanks for the write-up (4 years ago, LOL). I did mine this weekend; went with Mobil 1 ATF. The old fluid (2006 GT, 20K miles) really looked like crap. I noticed a small, but noticeable,...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 07-12-2009, 07:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,743
Posted By 6xStang
Borla to Corsa on a 2006 GT

I finally decided to bite the bullet and replace my FRPP/Borla Stingers with a pair of Corsa's. I love the Borla sound with the top down....but with the top up it can get a bit grating (too my...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 11-03-2008, 10:44 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,274
Posted By 6xStang
i hear the fuel sloshing a bit right after I turn...

i hear the fuel sloshing a bit right after I turn the car off. When running, between the Stingers, the music, and the ragtop road noise.....I can't hear it.....
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 11-03-2008, 09:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 660
Posted By 6xStang
Fuel Gauge Sticking??

Facts:

Car (2006 GT ragtop, stock except for FRPP Stingers) was parked on flat ground, in a semi enclosed parking garage, with 1/2 tank of fuel, 50 degree weather, for 10 hours.

I started the...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 08-11-2008, 09:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,103
Posted By 6xStang
RE: GT badge removal

FWIW, GM does not use alignment holes on the "V" emblems forthe CTS-V. And.....surprise surprise,my Vcame with one of the emblems misaligned. So...frustrating as it is for those that want to clean up...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 08-07-2008, 07:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 349
Posted By 6xStang
RE: track time

check all your fluids...and make sure that your brake fluid is clean. If you are really pushing the car like you should on a track, you will be superheating your brakes, and dirty fluid could give...
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