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Forum: SVT Forums Today, 01:38 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 111
Posted By ticopowell
You can always get an OEM replacement. With a...

You can always get an OEM replacement. With a stock motor it should work without issues.
If you are going aftermarket there are a lot of options, Mcleod, Ram, Spec, and I would guess that more...
Forum: Audio/Visual Electronics Today, 01:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 252
Posted By ticopowell
The top left holes by where the mirror goes in...

The top left holes by where the mirror goes in the picture probably aren't screw holes, They go to the plastic cover for the mirror screws on the door... unless I am remembering wrong. :)
Have fun!
Forum: 5.0L V8 Technical Discussions Yesterday, 05:49 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 18,305
Posted By ticopowell
Check as many car price websites as you can,...

Check as many car price websites as you can, edmunds, kbb, nada, etc., and see what they say about the price with an "almost fully loaded" v8. If you aren't going to drive it hard at least sometimes...
Forum: 5.0L V8 Technical Discussions 10-23-2014, 03:32 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 18,305
Posted By ticopowell
I don't think high teens is out of range at all...

I don't think high teens is out of range at all for a 5.0 in your situation, I have rarely gotten less than 20, but I am usually driving for more than 55mph for a good 15 minutes for my commute. The...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 10-23-2014, 03:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,134
Posted By ticopowell
Well that's one way to fix the issue... haha :)

Well that's one way to fix the issue... haha :)
Forum: Audio/Visual Electronics 10-23-2014, 03:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 252
Posted By ticopowell
I'm sure there is a writeup somewhere on the site...

I'm sure there is a writeup somewhere on the site for taking apart the door. It is fairly easy, If I remember correctly there are 7 small 7mm or 8mm screws around the edges of the door and one in the...
Forum: General Tech 10-20-2014, 07:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 457
Posted By ticopowell
Agreed Nitrous would get the HP you want, but...

Agreed Nitrous would get the HP you want, but only for short periods of time. Check American Muscle and see if they have a kit for the v6, I know they have them for the v8 for about $750. You will...
Forum: S197 Handling Section 10-20-2014, 06:14 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,960
Posted By ticopowell
I figured I would review this thread again and...

I figured I would review this thread again and give everyone an update, I did autocross and had a lot of fun with it. And now I changed cars to a 14GT with an MT and the Brembo package. I have...
Forum: General Tech 10-20-2014, 04:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 457
Posted By ticopowell
to get 100hp extra from a v6 you would need some...

to get 100hp extra from a v6 you would need some type of forced induction, meaning a turbo or supercharger, and you aren't going to find one for $1000.
Your best bet would be to see if you can sell...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 10-20-2014, 04:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 355
Posted By ticopowell
how adventurous are you? :D I would have a...

how adventurous are you? :D
I would have a friend with a crappy car help you learn the basics of driving a stick before you buy your car... but if you don't I'm sure you can learn fairly quickly. ...
Forum: 5.0L V8 Technical Discussions 10-20-2014, 04:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 255
Posted By ticopowell
Possibly not it, but I have noticed a high pitch...

Possibly not it, but I have noticed a high pitch whine when the headlights are on sometimes. I usually noticed as I was getting out of the car at night with the headlights still on.
Forum: 5.0L V8 Technical Discussions 10-20-2014, 04:13 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 113
Posted By ticopowell
I have done some math on that... to match the...

I have done some math on that...
to match the total gearing ratio of my stock 3.31 rear end with the stock MT82 tranny I would need 4.10s with the 2.97, or 4.56 with the 2.66, Being that you have...
Forum: S197 Handling Section 10-19-2014, 10:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 544
Posted By ticopowell
Let us know what you think!

Let us know what you think!
Forum: Wheels & Tires brought to you by Tire Rack 10-19-2014, 10:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 252
Posted By ticopowell
5% is noticeable to me.. but going 95 when you...

5% is noticeable to me.. but going 95 when you think you are going 100 could be a good thing in some situations... but it also affects the odometer so the car will show more miles on it than what it...
Forum: Audio/Visual Electronics 10-19-2014, 09:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 98
Posted By ticopowell
You could use a 3 position switch, 1 for front, 1...

You could use a 3 position switch, 1 for front, 1 for off, and 1 for rear. I had a 2 way switch in a truck I had, wired it so either the switch or the reverse lights turned on the camera, to do that...
Forum: Wheels & Tires brought to you by Tire Rack 10-19-2014, 09:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 252
Posted By ticopowell
What kind of performance? straight line or...

What kind of performance? straight line or cornering?
you want more sidewall for drag racing and less for cornering, but either way between those two sizes you aren't going to see very much...
Forum: Saleen, Roush and Boss Mustangs 10-19-2014, 09:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 196
Posted By ticopowell
Have either of you raced before? I think it is...

Have either of you raced before? I think it is going to be fairly equal between the cars, but if you drive better then you will win.
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 10-19-2014, 08:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 354
Posted By ticopowell
Did you pay them to do a 4 wheel alignment? if...

Did you pay them to do a 4 wheel alignment? if you didn't pay for it I would bet they didn't do it...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 10-14-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 376
Posted By ticopowell
The miswiring of the radio would make more sense,...

The miswiring of the radio would make more sense, I agree, but there is usually more than one cable coming off of the battery. if it is corroded but the cable going to the starter is still decent he...
Forum: The New S550 2015 Mustang 10-13-2014, 10:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 776
Posted By ticopowell
Well I just saw a 2015 in person, Bright yellow...

Well I just saw a 2015 in person, Bright yellow v6. I can't disagree with the looks, and I know it is about the same size, but it seems a lot lower and a little smaller than my 2014. I still need to...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 10-12-2014, 11:38 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 628
Posted By ticopowell
I would make sure to keep all your receipts, I...

I would make sure to keep all your receipts, I know USAA will pay for every part that you have a receipt for. Had a friend wreck his highly modded 2011 mustang and got quite a bit back.
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 10-12-2014, 11:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 376
Posted By ticopowell
I would check the battery cables, they might not...

I would check the battery cables, they might not be in good condition
Forum: General Tech 10-12-2014, 11:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 413
Posted By ticopowell
Those are fairly easy to install so you might be...

Those are fairly easy to install so you might be able to save some money doing it yourself... other than that I have a v8 so I can't help :/
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 10-11-2014, 02:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 483
Posted By ticopowell
I'm glad you got it working! even if it was a...

I'm glad you got it working! even if it was a headache!
I'm tempted to get the track key myself... these videos aren't helping my wallet :D
Let us know what you think once you have some more...
Forum: 5.0L V8 Technical Discussions 10-11-2014, 02:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 312
Posted By ticopowell
With your limited slip you shouldn't have just 1...

With your limited slip you shouldn't have just 1 wheel spinning unless it is spinning fairly slowly.
What rear end do you have? the torsion or the standard? aka did you get the track pack?
Also...
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