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Forum: Members Rides and Car Show Section 07-29-2014, 10:24 PM
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Posted By MachRog
What size tires and Rims?

Im thinking about changing the stance of my 70 mach1. What size look best on front and back?
Show me your pics if possible.
Forum: General Tech 07-27-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 847
Posted By MachRog
The Edl carb is brand new. but, i will check. ...

The Edl carb is brand new.
but, i will check. Yeah...im seeing that there are many things that can effect performance of the car. Im becomming a mechanic.
Forum: General Tech 07-25-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 847
Posted By MachRog
On a side note ( you guys will love this)... I...

On a side note ( you guys will love this)...
I started messing with the dash, taking panels and bezels off to see what im working with because im planning on putting a stereo in later.
I found...
Forum: General Tech 07-25-2014, 09:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 847
Posted By MachRog
Well... Got the new distributor on.... tried to...

Well...
Got the new distributor on.... tried to set the timing (way advanced), but found that the engine still sputtering and backfiring out of the carb as we try to adjust.
Lots of slop in the...
Forum: General Tech 07-24-2014, 01:06 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 847
Posted By MachRog
Ok..... found out what the problem was. Turns out...

Ok..... found out what the problem was. Turns out it 'was' the distributor!
We took it apart and some of the guts were missing. Im surprised it even ran. Decided to just throw a new one in rather...
Forum: General Tech 07-21-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 847
Posted By MachRog
Ok.... and thanks. You are correct. I had a 69...

Ok.... and thanks.
You are correct. I had a 69 mach about 10 years ago but the engine was newer so i didnt have to do anything.
The 70 i just bought has mostly original engine parts, but im...
Forum: General Tech 07-21-2014, 09:03 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 847
Posted By MachRog
Ok, but i need to get vac gauge and timing light....

Ok, but i need to get vac gauge and timing light. Like i said, im not a mechanic.. I can see that i will need to become one to keep my mustang running though. Let me get a few of these items and do...
Forum: Classic Mustang General Discussion 07-20-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 176
Posted By MachRog
1970 Mach1 Spaghetti wiring? Need an electric Guru

I got bored last night and took the dash apart to start getting ready to fix the radio in my 1970 Mach1. This is what I found.... lots of wires, many not attached or plugged to anything. Can...
Forum: General Tech 07-20-2014, 02:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 847
Posted By MachRog
Havent checked advance yet but the mechanic that...

Havent checked advance yet but the mechanic that looked at it told me it was within specs. He was going to advance timing a little but the distributer was locked in tight and he said he was affraid...
Forum: General Tech 07-20-2014, 02:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 847
Posted By MachRog
Hasn't been tuned up yet. No black smoke coming...

Hasn't been tuned up yet.
No black smoke coming out... It just sputters and falls on its face under load until I let off a little on gas.

Symptoms before the new carb and intake were similar. Im...
Forum: General Tech 07-19-2014, 11:36 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 847
Posted By MachRog
No rough idle on the engine. (Had) a Holley...

No rough idle on the engine.
(Had) a Holley 2bbl on it, stock manifold... (Now) has a Edelbrock 650 with Edelbrock 2v manifold.
It has points right now but I was contemplating elec. distributor.
Forum: General Tech 07-18-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 847
Posted By MachRog
It was doing the same thing before the carb swap,...

It was doing the same thing before the carb swap, just worse now. The old carb was Holley ... new is edlebrock 650. Ill do a vac check on it.
Forum: General Tech 07-18-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 847
Posted By MachRog
It is a vacuum secondary. But if it were...

It is a vacuum secondary.
But if it were getting too much gas, wouldnt it do the same thing when i mash the throttle in park or neutral???
It doesnt... It revs nice and crisp. It just bogs down...
Forum: General Tech 07-18-2014, 02:12 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 847
Posted By MachRog
1970 mach1 351c falls on its face when i hit accelerator.

Hi all. First post here.
Need help with my 1970 mach1. Its a*351c*2v with fmx trans. I just put an edlebrock manifold and 650 carb on it but am unhappy with performance. Just to set the record...
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