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Forum: S197 Handling Section 11-24-2013, 08:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,011
Posted By STANGmole
If it was a tire weight it wouldn't drive fine...

If it was a tire weight it wouldn't drive fine after pulling over.

Lots of info here...http://mustangforums.com/forum/search.php?searchid=4797061
Forum: S197 Handling Section 11-23-2013, 08:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,011
Posted By STANGmole
"wheel hop" usually refers to the back wheels...

"wheel hop" usually refers to the back wheels bouncing under hard acceleration. It sounds like you have an issue with the electric steering (search the other threads...others have had issues with...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 11-23-2013, 08:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,631
Posted By STANGmole
Mustang manuals have been terrible for a few...

Mustang manuals have been terrible for a few years now. I had a Tremec in my 2008 and sold it for the same issues (wouldn't shift when cold, slow shifts, grinding) because Ford wouldn't stand behind...
Forum: S197 Handling Section 11-14-2013, 07:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 784
Posted By STANGmole
My 2010 GT came with factory 19" wheels and 12.5"...

My 2010 GT came with factory 19" wheels and 12.5" front rotors...no problems with ABS before or after switching to the 19" Track Pack wheels.

I think the braking performance is related to the...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 11-10-2013, 11:17 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,717
Posted By STANGmole
There's no difference with interior material...

There's no difference with interior material between the 2010 and 2011's. I've got a loaded 2010 and FWIW, it's interior is nicer than most 2011+s.

I'd suggest getting what you can find a deal...
Forum: 2005-2009 S197 Appearance Section 11-10-2013, 11:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 753
Posted By STANGmole
I think 4" or 4.5" is about the biggest I've...

I think 4" or 4.5" is about the biggest I've seen. Anything larger than that and you have to trade your Mustang in on a Subaru!
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 11-07-2013, 05:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 514
Posted By STANGmole
My gauge (estimated distance to empty) is pretty...

My gauge (estimated distance to empty) is pretty accurate. I've ran it down to 0 on the way to the gas station, and I made it there OK.

Much better than years ago when I was riding with my dad...
Forum: 2005-2009 S197 Appearance Section 11-07-2013, 02:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 899
Posted By STANGmole
I had OEM HIDs on my 2008 and also have the...

I had OEM HIDs on my 2008 and also have the factory HIDs on my 2010. If you could find a factory upgrade, that would be my suggestion. I don't have any experience with the aftermarket kits.

As...
Forum: 2005-2009 S197 Appearance Section 11-07-2013, 02:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 650
Posted By STANGmole
Scoopless (those scoops on S197s...especially the...

Scoopless (those scoops on S197s...especially the 2010+ models are hokey) and satin silver would be my vote.
Forum: S197 Handling Section 11-04-2013, 05:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 784
Posted By STANGmole
This is a stock 2014? Can't you have Ford fix it...

This is a stock 2014? Can't you have Ford fix it under warranty? To the best of my knowledge, the track pack wheels fit all 2010+ (probably 2005+) cars without issue. I have them on my car (lowered...
Forum: S197 Handling Section 11-01-2013, 04:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 720
Posted By STANGmole
Yeah, I'll try setting the rear on firm first and...

Yeah, I'll try setting the rear on firm first and see how that goes. ;) Thanks Sam!
Forum: S197 Handling Section 11-01-2013, 03:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 720
Posted By STANGmole
Thanks Jande063! I might give that a try...

Thanks Jande063! I might give that a try (setting the rear on the softest setting) before messing with the front. I was concerned that my front might be way too stiff (after looking at the numbers...
Forum: S197 Handling Section 10-31-2013, 11:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 793
Posted By STANGmole
You can't really say that with certainty though. ...

You can't really say that with certainty though. My car is a freak, but I was at around -1.6 with stock suspension and STR.T strut/shocks and I wore my tires bald on the inside in short order. I...
Forum: 2005-2009 S197 Appearance Section 10-31-2013, 11:24 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,214
Posted By STANGmole
That's pretty cool!

That's pretty cool!
Forum: S197 Handling Section 10-31-2013, 01:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 793
Posted By STANGmole
The Drake end links look identical to the...

The Drake end links look identical to the ShelbyAmerican ones that are on sale for $42...also SA has a beautiful looking pair of HD race end-links for about $17 more. ...
Forum: S197 Handling Section 10-29-2013, 08:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 493
Posted By STANGmole
I had a shop install the Brembos. I'm sure they...

I had a shop install the Brembos. I'm sure they had to be bled after the install because the kit came with SS Goodrige lines for all 4 wheels...and as for bleeding in the correct order, you'd start...
Forum: 2010-current S197 Appearance Section 10-29-2013, 07:25 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 7,502
Posted By STANGmole
THANKS D-VAR!!! That's what I have so the...

THANKS D-VAR!!!

That's what I have so the part numbers will work for me. Were they expensive, and do they just snap off?
Forum: S197 Handling Section 10-29-2013, 03:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 720
Posted By STANGmole
Steeda Sport Springs w/ Strano Front and Rear Bar Setup Suggestions?

I installed the Steeda Sport springs w/ Strano front and rear sway bars a few weeks back, and after driving it and getting used to the new feel I'm asking you guys that might have a similar setup for...
Forum: S197 Handling Section 10-29-2013, 03:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 493
Posted By STANGmole
Spongy pedal after Brembo upgrade...

...so I'm assuming that my brake pedal should feel firmer and LESS spongy after installing the FRPP Brembo 4 piston kit with stainless steel lines and new brake fluid, right?

Before the kit was...
Forum: S197 Handling Section 10-28-2013, 08:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,231
Posted By STANGmole
How long do aftermarket Shock/Struts last? I...

How long do aftermarket Shock/Struts last? I know my factory ones were completely shot at 20k miles.

Do I need to think about replacing my STR.T's in a few miles?...and what's the deal with Koni...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 10-28-2013, 08:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 824
Posted By STANGmole
I know I'm being "Mr Obvious" here...but the Ford...

I know I'm being "Mr Obvious" here...but the Ford Racing Track Pack (Brembo) wheels work:...
Forum: 2010-current S197 Appearance Section 10-28-2013, 08:11 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 7,502
Posted By STANGmole
That's a poor design then. People touch the...

That's a poor design then. People touch the buttons...they should last beyond the warranty period.

Again, does anyone have the part #'s for replacement steering wheel control buttons?
Forum: S197 Handling Section 10-26-2013, 03:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,231
Posted By STANGmole
Yup...what UPRSharad said. The struts are needed...

Yup...what UPRSharad said. The struts are needed as well. Just the rears will help but it'll feel a little bit weird.
Forum: S197 Handling Section 10-21-2013, 09:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 904
Posted By STANGmole
Thanks for the info everyone! I talked to the...

Thanks for the info everyone! I talked to the shop that did the install (Mustang specialty shop...races Fox Mustangs, was working on a GT500 when I dropped off my car, etc) and when I asked about it...
Forum: S197 Handling Section 10-21-2013, 09:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,831
Posted By STANGmole
I've got the MM plates (only been driving on them...

I've got the MM plates (only been driving on them for a couple of weeks) and like them. My car is only lowered an inch with Steeda Sport springs and according to the alignment shop, I'm using all...
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