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Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang Yesterday, 06:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 325
Posted By 84CopperGT
It needs to be white hot to weld on properly....

It needs to be white hot to weld on properly. Almost melting hot. Try and call some big truck shops, we used to fix cast iron when I worked at Caterpillar years ago and would occasionally do odd job...
Forum: Suspension Yesterday, 04:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 445
Posted By 84CopperGT
if you were unhappy with a part you're saying you...

if you were unhappy with a part you're saying you would get it again? That makes no sense.
Forum: Suspension 10-21-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 445
Posted By 84CopperGT
Because I was not happy about them wearing out...

Because I was not happy about them wearing out after a year of minimal driving. I had MM stuff on my first Mustang that I daily drove from Jan 02 until Nov 2011 and never had an issue.
Forum: Street/Strip 10-19-2014, 02:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 518
Posted By 84CopperGT
No. I was laughing too hard.

No. I was laughing too hard.
Forum: Street/Strip 10-19-2014, 10:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 518
Posted By 84CopperGT
I know the difference in what a V8 and V6 sounds...

I know the difference in what a V8 and V6 sounds like. And the V6 ones are fat ass pigs, my cousin has one that has a very hard time spinning the tires.
Forum: Street/Strip 10-18-2014, 11:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 518
Posted By 84CopperGT
is it racing?

On my way back from McDonald's and a new Camaro SS starts revving me. The guy still had dealer plates. Anyways, my car is basically stock so I don't even try. The guy takes off and wipes out into a T...
Forum: Suspension 10-18-2014, 07:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 413
Posted By 84CopperGT
Did you upgrade the panhard bar?

Did you upgrade the panhard bar?
Forum: Suspension 10-18-2014, 06:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,386
Posted By 84CopperGT
I had one on my 04 vert. Didn't do ****....until...

I had one on my 04 vert. Didn't do ****....until I fabbed up an x brace for it using the tower bar to tie it in. then it was amazing.
Forum: Suspension 10-18-2014, 06:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 445
Posted By 84CopperGT
You get what you pay for. Those were on my 84 GT...

You get what you pay for. Those were on my 84 GT and I was very unhappy with them. they were worn out in under a year. Go with Maximum Motorsports. You also don't really need adjustable control arms...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 10-14-2014, 12:32 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 570
Posted By 84CopperGT
other than that they are not close to the same....

other than that they are not close to the same. different oiling system, accessories and a few other things.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 10-13-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 570
Posted By 84CopperGT
you can use a Mustang transmission with the...

you can use a Mustang transmission with the Lightning engine. using the Lightning transmission requires modification
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 10-13-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 570
Posted By 84CopperGT
not exactly. you have 2 different 351s from Ford....

not exactly. you have 2 different 351s from Ford. The Windsor and the Cleveland and they are not anywhere close. The only similarities are the bore size and cylinder head bolt patterns.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 10-12-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 955
Posted By 84CopperGT
I know a guy pushing 30 PSI through a 351w...

I know a guy pushing 30 PSI through a 351w stroked and bored to 428. that's high boost. anyone who thinks 9 psi is high needs to realize all ProCharger kits are setup for over 9 PSI from the box.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 10-11-2014, 10:55 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 955
Posted By 84CopperGT
Temporary insanity...embrace the crazy but not at...

Temporary insanity...embrace the crazy but not at the expense of car parts.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 10-11-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 955
Posted By 84CopperGT
8.7:1? you will no low end at all even with the...

8.7:1? you will no low end at all even with the Kenne Bell. I am building a 9.5:1 engine and it's getting a turbo and will be fine. People running such low compression for mild boost are not helping...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 10-10-2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 570
Posted By 84CopperGT
From everything I have read you can use the...

From everything I have read you can use the Mustang tranny with the 351W. Check out the 351 Mustang sub-section for more info.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 10-10-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 570
Posted By 84CopperGT
the only difference between the 2 engines is the...

the only difference between the 2 engines is the deck height. It will drop right in. People swap in 351s all the time without much work. what you will definitely need is an intake manifold, and the...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 10-10-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 955
Posted By 84CopperGT
One of the magazines took a factory, junkyard...

One of the magazines took a factory, junkyard 351W and pushed it past 1000 hp with twin turbos. it ended up blowing up because they maxed the wastegates and thy used the throttle to control boost...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 10-10-2014, 02:16 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 491
Posted By 84CopperGT
I had 3.73s on my 84. Good on the highway, way...

I had 3.73s on my 84. Good on the highway, way better than stock. planning for a set of 3.55s on the 89 though due to the amount of highway driving I do.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 10-10-2014, 01:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 332
Posted By 84CopperGT
+1 Metal fatigue will even wear out springs...

+1

Metal fatigue will even wear out springs over time. First of all they are 22 years old. Bad roads will accelerate wear. MD has snow now and then and salt corrodes metal. I would change them...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 10-10-2014, 12:38 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 955
Posted By 84CopperGT
From what I have heard the factory engine block...

From what I have heard the factory engine block literally can't take more than 500hp. It will try to rip itself in half. I have seen a few blocks split at the valley as well, but I don't know the...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 10-09-2014, 04:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 276
Posted By 84CopperGT
This one is a front sump. Can you keep me updated...

This one is a front sump. Can you keep me updated when you get it?
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 10-09-2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 276
Posted By 84CopperGT
Fuel Tank

Knocked the baffles out of my tank. I also want higher capacity. Has anyone had any experience with this fuel tank?


http://www.glennsperformance.com/product_info.php?cPath=79&products_id=158
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 10-05-2014, 01:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 691
Posted By 84CopperGT
I guarantee that car is not using the same parts...

I guarantee that car is not using the same parts we would buy except maybe the springs anyways. Like Brad Brand it's most likely parts customized to that car only, and not production parts. You can...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 10-03-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 307
Posted By 84CopperGT
I can open the passenger door from the outside if...

I can open the passenger door from the outside if I push in on the handle and then pull up. Been busy with other things and forgot about this thread.
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