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Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 06-07-2011, 12:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,339
Posted By texas67coupe
well, after staring at the fitting section...

well,

after staring at the fitting section at Lowe's for 30 minutes, i finally found the right ones. (they really need to have a better system) Came home, swaped it all out and it worked. temp...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 06-07-2011, 07:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,339
Posted By texas67coupe
Thanks for all the replies. I will definately...

Thanks for all the replies. I will definately try the water dip test for the temp sensor. If that seems to make a big difference, I will go look at getting fitment adapters for the senders that...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 06-06-2011, 10:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,339
Posted By texas67coupe
i could see if one gauge was bad, but 2 out of 3?...

i could see if one gauge was bad, but 2 out of 3? I hope not. How would I even test that?

I don't think I should be getting 45 PSI at idle, or 220 or so degrees starting a cold engine. There...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 06-06-2011, 08:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,339
Posted By texas67coupe
summit digital gauges

hi guys,

I just installed these gauges from summit:

http://www.summitracing.com/parts/SUM-G2980

I am having issues with the readings.

The volts gauge is reading about 12.6V's, so no...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 12-31-2010, 10:13 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,915
Posted By texas67coupe
I stand corrected: multi-spark vs. capacitive...

I stand corrected: multi-spark vs. capacitive discharge. You are correct in the amount of voltage that will be created, but what engine needs 460V? All I can say is having had both in my car, I can...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 12-31-2010, 09:04 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 336
Posted By texas67coupe
gauge panels

I'm looking to add some gauges to get a more precise read on the engine. I am looking to put in an oil pressure, water temp, volts, and vacuum gauges. My question is, where to mount so it looks...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 12-31-2010, 08:58 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,915
Posted By texas67coupe
if you search my threads, I recently had a bad...

if you search my threads, I recently had a bad experience with my pertronix ingnitor 1 and msd 6al combo. I had the key left in the run position after car stalled while warming up. I didn't realize...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 12-22-2010, 06:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 483
Posted By texas67coupe
The msd box was mounted vertically on the driver...

The msd box was mounted vertically on the driver shock tower. So now it's out completely and I'm running the pertronix 3 and a blaster 2 coil. It fires up on fist try and throttle response is as good...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 12-21-2010, 05:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 483
Posted By texas67coupe
Well , I just went ahead and unhooked the msd 6...

Well , I just went ahead and unhooked the msd 6 al and connected the pertronix 3 directly to my coil and switched ignition wire and it started right up. So, I just ripped out the 6 al and have a few...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 12-20-2010, 09:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 483
Posted By texas67coupe
so I have no patience and picked up a new coil. ...

so I have no patience and picked up a new coil. it did not fix the problem. I still have no spark. With the new coil in, I conducted the white wire test on the msd box. With the white wire...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 12-20-2010, 08:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 483
Posted By texas67coupe
so I bench tested the coil and got a 1.1 on the...

so I bench tested the coil and got a 1.1 on the primary and no reading at all on the secondary test. MSD says .7 on primary and 4.7 on secondary.
If it was fried would I get no reading at all on...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 12-20-2010, 06:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 483
Posted By texas67coupe
Thanks for reply. Yes the orange and black are...

Thanks for reply. Yes the orange and black are the only wires attached to the coil. Everything was working fine until the key being in the on position after it stalled. I don't know how long it was...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 12-20-2010, 05:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 483
Posted By texas67coupe
no spark help??

hey guys,

Well short story then my question? I have an msd 6al, msd coil, and had petronix 1. Well the other day I was starting car and it stalled while I was inside. So I got stuck with the...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 08-07-2010, 08:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 895
Posted By texas67coupe
Thanks Billy, Seems like more than just a...

Thanks Billy,

Seems like more than just a swap out. What I have read confirms what you are saying, that it is probably above my level of tools and knowledge. I will most likely bring it in to a...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 08-06-2010, 10:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 895
Posted By texas67coupe
Thanks for the reply. I have read about the off...

Thanks for the reply. I have read about the off set and most say they have not had issues with it. My car doesn't sit low, I have standard ht leafs and 610 springs with1in drop in front from grab a...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 08-06-2010, 10:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,088
Posted By texas67coupe
wrong spot sorry

wrong spot sorry
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 08-06-2010, 08:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 895
Posted By texas67coupe
Rear end question

Hey guys here's another rear end question. Even with researching I haven't seen a clean answer on this. I have local parts yard with a few explorer and ranger rear ends the ranger is 8.8 and 3.55...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 08-01-2010, 03:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 791
Posted By texas67coupe
Well I think that did it. Was meaning to change...

Well I think that did it. Was meaning to change out the suspension anyway. So now I have the grab-a-trak 620 springs and gr2 shocks. I put on the solid one piece 5/16ths spacer to clear the disk...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 08-01-2010, 01:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 791
Posted By texas67coupe
well I am going with your advice, and jacking up...

well I am going with your advice, and jacking up the car. While I have it up, I am putting in the new front suspension. Have 620 springs and KYB-GR2 shocks. I did notice that that when I took the...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 07-31-2010, 06:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 791
Posted By texas67coupe
I can understand that, but wouldn't that effect...

I can understand that, but wouldn't that effect all the tires and not just that one? I can see the need to check the balance, but could it be that simple?
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 07-31-2010, 05:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 791
Posted By texas67coupe
front right tire wobble

Okay, some background; have had my car's interior apart for about a year now and haven't driven the car. Last weekend I finally had all the parts and went to work. Well today all was together and...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 07-05-2010, 12:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 335
Posted By texas67coupe
You say you have front disc brakes, do you have a...

You say you have front disc brakes, do you have a proportion valve plumed into the rear breakline? drum brakes take less pressure to apply than disc brakes. Without adjusting the pressure, the rear...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 06-19-2010, 01:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 559
Posted By texas67coupe
PatrickL: Just FYI probably should have started...

PatrickL: Just FYI probably should have started a new thread, but to help you out. When I first bought my car, I had the exact same thing happen to me. I took it out on the road and everything...
Forum: 5.0L General Discussion 05-29-2010, 08:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 286
Posted By texas67coupe
thanks guys. yeah 3k sounds about where I would...

thanks guys. yeah 3k sounds about where I would offer if everything checks out and is as clean as it looks. It is this persons daily driver so its registered and should meet all safety and...
Forum: 5.0L General Discussion 05-28-2010, 09:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 286
Posted By texas67coupe
debating purchase what to look for

Hello everyone,

Well I'm looking to expand my garage and pick up a fox body mustang. I have found an all original 89 GT in what looks to be great shape (pictures only). I am curious as to what...
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