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Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 09-20-2013, 02:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 301
Posted By oxfordbp
Awesome! Thanks. Wasn't sure if they were...

Awesome! Thanks. Wasn't sure if they were different.
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 09-20-2013, 02:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 481
Posted By oxfordbp
I don't see how an 1/8 inch will make any...

I don't see how an 1/8 inch will make any difference to a street driven car. 1"
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 09-20-2013, 02:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 301
Posted By oxfordbp
That's awesome advice! Haha. I love it. thx ...

That's awesome advice! Haha. I love it. thx

Wish I had 850 to burn, I wouldn't spend it on PS.
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 09-19-2013, 10:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 301
Posted By oxfordbp
Steering question

Original power steering car. Last owner pulled the pump and everything else underneath out. It's very difficult to steer. What can I do besides add PS back in? Change steering box? Idler arm?
...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 04-06-2013, 01:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 564
Posted By oxfordbp
Thanks Al. I will re torque them soon. Need to...

Thanks Al. I will re torque them soon. Need to find the specs. I have copper gaskets so the should be good still.
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 03-30-2013, 02:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 564
Posted By oxfordbp
Good thinking. I should test it to be sure, ut...

Good thinking. I should test it to be sure, ut the old sniffer can definitely smell it...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 03-30-2013, 01:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 564
Posted By oxfordbp
Blown head gasket!

So all my issues with temp and gauge readings are leading me to head gasket.

I warm it up, take it for a drive and it runs consistent 190 until I bang through the gears right away it climbs up 5*...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 03-29-2013, 05:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 543
Posted By oxfordbp
hahahaha

hahahaha
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 03-29-2013, 12:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 543
Posted By oxfordbp
Good idea. Your on the right track for sure....

Good idea. Your on the right track for sure. Water pumps arent too bad to replace. You could take your fan off and check it that way too!

Good luck man. You'll get er
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 03-29-2013, 01:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 861
Posted By oxfordbp
Hey bummer man. You would have to call the...

Hey bummer man.

You would have to call the shop and tell them your situation.

You could just spray wd-40 on the cylinder walls and all over the crank, rods, and pistons, then wash it, dry it...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 03-29-2013, 01:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 861
Posted By oxfordbp
1) You should take it to a shop and have them...

1) You should take it to a shop and have them boil it. They know what they are doing. You dont want to rebuilt it to find out you didnt get all the crud out.

2) You can, but I wouldnt. You will...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 03-29-2013, 12:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 543
Posted By oxfordbp
OK but did you run the motor while without the...

OK but did you run the motor while without the accessories hooked up? If so, great.

So it almost sounds like metal on metal squeaking. kinda like bad brakes. just to be sure take off your valve...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 03-28-2013, 10:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 543
Posted By oxfordbp
Check belts first. Could be water pump...

Check belts first.

Could be water pump bearing.

Pull off your belts and this would narrow it down to accessories or not.
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 03-28-2013, 04:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 565
Posted By oxfordbp
Hey great! Thanks guys!!

Hey great! Thanks guys!!
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 03-28-2013, 01:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 494
Posted By oxfordbp
Hey Gun, I really appreciate your input. This...

Hey Gun, I really appreciate your input. This motor is so trick that It just makes me sick to think about messing it up.

The fan is on my lucky finger manual switch. Im too nervous to trust it to...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 03-27-2013, 04:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 494
Posted By oxfordbp
OK, so installed the old gauge in the same spot...

OK, so installed the old gauge in the same spot as the other one and tested it.

Fan off warming up, she get to 210 then the 180* thermostat opens this is where I turn on the fan and she sits...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 03-27-2013, 03:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 494
Posted By oxfordbp
I found an old temp gauge and used it to check...

I found an old temp gauge and used it to check the old thermostat over the stove and they both worked perfectly. I am going to swap gauges and see what happens.
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 03-26-2013, 11:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 494
Posted By oxfordbp
Another question...my fan is clockwise correct?...

Another question...my fan is clockwise correct? not a 5.0 conversion motor.
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 03-26-2013, 10:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 494
Posted By oxfordbp
Hey Gun. Im pretty sure I installed it...

Hey Gun.

Im pretty sure I installed it correctly. Same way the old one came out, spring side facing the motor and the "bridge" facing the rad. The little hole facing upwards for the air to escape....
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 03-26-2013, 06:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 494
Posted By oxfordbp
Thermostat issue or gauge...?

I watch my mechanical gauge which the sender is installed to the right of the Dizzy, at the front crossover and it goes up to 240 or so before the thermostat kicks open then will cool down to 190 and...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 03-26-2013, 09:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 565
Posted By oxfordbp
Cool. Ill give it a shot!

Cool. Ill give it a shot!
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 03-26-2013, 04:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 565
Posted By oxfordbp
And for the record, I'm doing this because I feel...

And for the record, I'm doing this because I feel I'm asking too much of the one accessory in the stock fuse box.
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 03-26-2013, 04:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 565
Posted By oxfordbp
Good point. Ill check the volts tomorrow. And...

Good point. Ill check the volts tomorrow. And yes, I'm charging close to 14.7-8v.

I just don't want to fry anything by supplying too many volts to them.
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 03-26-2013, 12:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 565
Posted By oxfordbp
Electrical question

Im thinking of using a 65 AMP 6 Gang Fuse Block for key on power to my accessories. I want to use a relay from my 12v hot from battery, to switch key no power to the block. Similar to this:...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 03-25-2013, 10:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 629
Posted By oxfordbp
Great thanks Al

Great thanks Al
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