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Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 10-07-2014, 10:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 342
Posted By stangrookie302
I do believe when I bought this car it had a...

I do believe when I bought this car it had a firewall adjuster. When they replaced my cable, it appears to be missing. I hope the linkage going to the fork at the tranny is adjustable. If not I'll...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 10-06-2014, 10:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 342
Posted By stangrookie302
After double checking to see if I still had my...

After double checking to see if I still had my adjuster, it looks like they took it off. I was told that I couldn't adjust it unless I had a BBK adjuster. I was wondering if I jacked up my car, since...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 10-05-2014, 09:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 342
Posted By stangrookie302
Riddle me this...

Humor me that....

88 5.0L stock HO, standard t-5 worldclass, luk clutch standard.
My clutch cable broke and took my car into a shop. I had an aftermarket clutch cable adjuster. Mechanic told me...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 08-27-2014, 03:11 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,496
Posted By stangrookie302
Yes, he said something about how the rods in 347...

Yes, he said something about how the rods in 347 are not weak but will have more torque on them compared to a 331 therefore the 331 would last longer than a 347. I talked to one of my other "guys"...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 08-26-2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 346
Posted By stangrookie302
Also, Dawson, I have all ready replaced my IAC....

Also, Dawson, I have all ready replaced my IAC. Not that it could be defective but it has helped out.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 08-24-2014, 09:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 346
Posted By stangrookie302
Ya know, this morning I was going to take a video...

Ya know, this morning I was going to take a video of this "happening" but nothing bogged down on a cold start, and it was chilly, and nothing happened when I started it up after work. Do ya think...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 08-23-2014, 11:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 453
Posted By stangrookie302
Just throwing it out there, it does sound like a...

Just throwing it out there, it does sound like a drive line issue but how about a flat cam? How old is the engine? Maybe your exhaust valve ain't opening up all the way to get all the carbon out of...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 08-23-2014, 11:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 200
Posted By stangrookie302
Photos would help if you can manage. Most the...

Photos would help if you can manage. Most the guys on here have schematics or charts up their turbos.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 08-23-2014, 11:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 346
Posted By stangrookie302
Idle issue

Hello again, today I had an interesting encounter with my idling. 88 5.0 just hit 100xxx miles. stock. I was having an issue before were on a cold start my engine would rev to 1400 rpm and then choke...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 08-23-2014, 11:16 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,496
Posted By stangrookie302
How do you like the lope from the 303? do you...

How do you like the lope from the 303? do you have intake manifold spacers? if so how big? I'm actually reconsidering the 347, some guy that specializes in head porting says 331 would be better for a...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 04-21-2014, 11:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 251
Posted By stangrookie302
331 stroker project

I want to order a McLeod clutch from Summit but I'm not sure about the spline count. 1 1/8 in. x 26-Spline, or a 1 1/16 in. x 10-Spline. I want to stroke it to 331 after a complete rebuild and I...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 02-20-2014, 11:12 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,496
Posted By stangrookie302
I have a BBK CAI and a BBK MAF at 70 MM. They...

I have a BBK CAI and a BBK MAF at 70 MM. They both have EO numbers. Ain't worried about that. Since I don't have a garage to work on my stang I want to bolt on and leave on untill my life changes and...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 02-18-2014, 11:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,496
Posted By stangrookie302
After digging into this 347 stroker thing, when...

After digging into this 347 stroker thing, when would I want to increase my lb's for my injectors? If I get these CARB legal headers and heads, I want to also get like a E303 cam which I believe is...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 02-18-2014, 08:14 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,496
Posted By stangrookie302
I emailed their customer service and the ones I...

I emailed their customer service and the ones I want are CARB legal. I would love to have a CARB legal long tube. I believe them long tubes would reduce two of my cats and I think I have to have all...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 02-18-2014, 01:30 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,496
Posted By stangrookie302
I know man I hear ya. I would also be broke if I...

I know man I hear ya. I would also be broke if I wanted to do what I want.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 02-16-2014, 10:03 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,496
Posted By stangrookie302
Would these headerse work for being state legal?...

Would these headerse work for being state legal? I didn't see where it said yes or no.

http://www.summitracing.com/parts/flo-814221/overview/year/1993/make/ford/model/mustang

thanks for your...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 02-16-2014, 09:50 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,496
Posted By stangrookie302
I just saw that GT-40's were in my budget...

I just saw that GT-40's were in my budget compared to trickflow, but I'll research the AFR's. My engine has EFI. . For the guy from TX, I so wish that was true.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 02-15-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,496
Posted By stangrookie302
OMG! I must have been drunk when I posted this....

OMG! I must have been drunk when I posted this. I've been talkin about heads for the last couple of weeks and that just slipped! I meant bored and honed. Jesus, I could shoot myself. But as you all...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 02-13-2014, 10:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,496
Posted By stangrookie302
347 stroker that can pass SMOG

Yes, I'm from California where the EPA doesn't like cars. I was wondering if anyone know of a place where I can buy or have my old 302 ported for a 347 stroker that could pass SMOG. Wasn't sure if...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 08-14-2013, 12:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 629
Posted By stangrookie302
Thats what I'm thinkin. Like I said before, I...

Thats what I'm thinkin. Like I said before, I have oil drippin from the bottom bolts of my transmission bracket. I'm assuming it could be coming from behind my engine and dripping on my tranny then...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 08-13-2013, 11:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 629
Posted By stangrookie302
What pics do you need? I have replaced my plugs...

What pics do you need? I have replaced my plugs about 8 months ago and wires and cap and rotor. What is the harmonic balancer that you speak of?
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 08-12-2013, 11:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 629
Posted By stangrookie302
I did replace the PCV recently. I know your...

I did replace the PCV recently. I know your supposed to replace them every 60 thousand from what I've read. But the screen might be clogged, again. So, once I get time, I'll dig into that fun part of...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 08-12-2013, 09:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 629
Posted By stangrookie302
I also failed to mention the fact that it has a...

I also failed to mention the fact that it has a hard time staying started after the initial start. It starts quick but then it starts choking on itself and then comes alive. Sometimes during the...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 08-11-2013, 08:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,421
Posted By stangrookie302
With that size of intake why don't you have a...

With that size of intake why don't you have a cold air intake?
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 08-11-2013, 08:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 629
Posted By stangrookie302
Throwing oil...

Okay, so for the last couple months my car has been "getting rid of" more oil than it should. I know these 5.0's are oil burners in some respects. Crank case ventilation valve is one and also the...
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