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Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 09-15-2014, 06:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 756
Posted By Lifter583
Whew! Glad you have another car! Mine will be...

Whew! Glad you have another car! Mine will be going into winter hibernation soon..the ONLY time it sees snow or rain is if it looks out the garage window!
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 09-14-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 756
Posted By Lifter583
Hey just buy an old winter beater vehicle...you...

Hey just buy an old winter beater vehicle...you will have a GREAT peace of mind...I CANT IMAGINE taking my Snake out in winter conditions...just my opinion...
Forum: 4.6L V8 Technical Discussions 09-10-2014, 05:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 596
Posted By Lifter583
The BEST thing to do...follow the soaking...

The BEST thing to do...follow the soaking procedures and use a torque wrench, DONT go over 30lbs to break them loose...MOST IMPORTANT IMO...have the engine at running temperature!!! This was the...
Forum: S197 Shelby Section 09-03-2014, 06:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 733
Posted By Lifter583
I just took my 08 out this weekend, got on it in...

I just took my 08 out this weekend, got on it in short bursts...but mostly a calm mountain drive sightseeing trip...got 22 mpg...really is amazing!! Put down a 547 pull on the dyno and can get that...
Forum: S197 Shelby Section 08-16-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 601
Posted By Lifter583
Check out Schaeffers Oil ...5/50 supreme racing...

Check out Schaeffers Oil ...5/50 supreme racing oil...It is the oil I run..
Forum: 4.6L V8 Technical Discussions 07-26-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 490
Posted By Lifter583
The MOST important thing (and I have changed 5...

The MOST important thing (and I have changed 5 cars and NEVER broken one)...have the CAR AT OPERATING TEMP!!! It will soften the carbon buildup and the aluminum head has a different expansion...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 07-06-2014, 09:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 521
Posted By Lifter583
I cut the DAMN IRRITATING thing off!!

I cut the DAMN IRRITATING thing off!!
Forum: S197 Shelby Section 06-05-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 389
Posted By Lifter583
Thanks for the thoughts Steve! I am looking into...

Thanks for the thoughts Steve! I am looking into the dual fan exchanger, really the ported Eaton puts me right where my goal hp is...and for a pretty cheap cost...
Forum: 4.6L V8 Technical Discussions 05-31-2014, 10:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,190
Posted By Lifter583
The best thing my Shaker head units ever did, was...

The best thing my Shaker head units ever did, was become the focus point for my Desert Eagle .44 Mag!! Those things took a pretty good beating before falling apart!!!
Forum: S197 Shelby Section 05-30-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 389
Posted By Lifter583
That's a good point and along with the extra heat...

That's a good point and along with the extra heat and speed of spinning the blower, I think I will be going with a blower port & polish by Steigmeyer.
Forum: S197 Shelby Section 05-25-2014, 06:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 389
Posted By Lifter583
10% Overdrive pulley incombo with 2.6

Hey Everyone, for my 08 GT500... I have been kicking around the idea of adding a 10% overdrive pulley with my already installed 2.6 pulley on my stock Eaton. I know this will spin the Eaton pretty...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 05-12-2014, 12:28 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,408
Posted By Lifter583
Fluids become fatigued over time and changing...

Fluids become fatigued over time and changing them simply keeps the fluids at the performance levels they were intended to operate at.
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 05-11-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,337
Posted By Lifter583
The physics of different metals expansion rates...

The physics of different metals expansion rates at a given temp...The aluminum head expands slightly faster then the steel of the plugs which then slightly loosens the grip of the head on the...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 05-10-2014, 07:07 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,408
Posted By Lifter583
#1 Change the fluid!!!!!!! and everything else on...

#1 Change the fluid!!!!!!! and everything else on the list is a good idea too!
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 05-10-2014, 04:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 352
Posted By Lifter583
I think the whole roll might weigh 4 lbs...if it...

I think the whole roll might weigh 4 lbs...if it is really noisy...might do 2 layers...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 05-10-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 352
Posted By Lifter583
Road noise damping...

Hey Guys, I thought I would pass along the results of my last little project on my GT500 and GT...I ran into some info somewhere that guys were using rubberized roof flashing material as sound...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 05-10-2014, 10:41 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 913
Posted By Lifter583
Now thats funny S*** right there!! I like the...

Now thats funny S*** right there!! I like the idea!!
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 05-10-2014, 10:37 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,337
Posted By Lifter583
EXACTLY!! I have been saying the same thing for...

EXACTLY!! I have been saying the same thing for quite awhile!!!!!! You OBVIOUSLY have the same experience a mechanic friend of mine has...he told me the MOST IMPORTANT thing is operating temp! He has...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 04-17-2014, 05:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 641
Posted By Lifter583
HELL YA!

HELL YA!
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 04-16-2014, 01:52 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 924
Posted By Lifter583
My HU's enhanced the interior! Have the same...

My HU's enhanced the interior! Have the same light color scheme as the instrumentation and ambient lighting...looks great!
Forum: 4.6L V8 Technical Discussions 04-15-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 832
Posted By Lifter583
Pascal I went the full Monte and JB Welded a thin...

Pascal I went the full Monte and JB Welded a thin washer LOL, way back when I got the GT and did the same to my Snake...it is amazing how far the throttle moved before the idle was affected! I agree...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 04-15-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 647
Posted By Lifter583
The HU's I installed have a MUCH higher ability...

The HU's I installed have a MUCH higher ability for EQ, have a lot to play with! It just seems most problems with stock systems in these years came down to the HU. The OP wouldn't be in a lot for a...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 04-14-2014, 05:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 647
Posted By Lifter583
I don't know what you are talking about...I...

I don't know what you are talking about...I replaced(as MANY others have done) my 06 GT and my 08 GT500 Shaker HU to aftermarket and kept the stock speakers and there is a HUGE improvement!
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 04-12-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 647
Posted By Lifter583
Do yourself a favor and toss that POS Shaker HU...

Do yourself a favor and toss that POS Shaker HU and install a good aftermarket one...you will see a HUGE difference!
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 04-08-2014, 01:51 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,288
Posted By Lifter583
I really do still enjoy my 06 GT! Ordered it...

I really do still enjoy my 06 GT! Ordered it new...got the normal mods... ALWAYS look forward to driving it...only on nice days of course! Got it out today and about to turn over 33K...
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