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Forum: Convertible Tech 11-12-2014, 09:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 198
Posted By Special20
I would go with the least expensive first and try...

I would go with the least expensive first and try to adjust the top clamps. I am not sure on the 87 models but my 2003 adjusts with the hooks on the clamps that hold the top to the header. Good...
Forum: General Tech 11-10-2014, 10:14 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 175
Posted By Special20
Quick Tire Question

HI all-- what is the widest tire that I could put on a stock 2003 GT wheel. It is close to tire time and I am thinking I want to stagger but I do not want to buy new wheels. Right now I have...
Forum: Convertible Tech 10-08-2014, 10:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 323
Posted By Special20
Yeah-- I just don't have that capability. After...

Yeah-- I just don't have that capability. After digging on line for a while I found out that there is a total of 4 push pins and no adhesive needed. Thanks for taking an interest.
Forum: Convertible Tech 10-03-2014, 10:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 323
Posted By Special20
Header Weatherstrip Install Help

Hi-- I need to replace the header weatherstrip that includes both A pillar strips and where the tops closes onto the windshield. Does anyone know how this weatherstrip attached to the car. I do not...
Forum: Convertible Tech 09-28-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 290
Posted By Special20
Hi- Spend the 30.00 dollars for the dvd from...

Hi- Spend the 30.00 dollars for the dvd from aoksales.com and decide for yourself. If you decide not to do it yourself, it is a wealth of information on how the tops are put together.-- Hope this...
Forum: General Tech 09-28-2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 227
Posted By Special20
Hi-- buy the regulator and motor from here and...

Hi-- buy the regulator and motor from here and follow the video on how to do it. Easy as pie and done in 45 minutes-- Hope this helps ...
Forum: Convertible Tech 09-09-2014, 10:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 366
Posted By Special20
I don't know if your year has a glass window in...

I don't know if your year has a glass window in the rear or a plastic one. I heard the plastic ones shake more than the glass ones due to less weight.
Forum: Convertible Tech 09-09-2014, 10:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 254
Posted By Special20
I read where some people are using brake fluid. ...

I read where some people are using brake fluid. When I changed mine in a 2003, I went with transmission fluid. Also, most owners will change both cylinders even if one is bad.
Forum: General Tech 08-15-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 254
Posted By Special20
Thanks for the reply. The reason I ask is that...

Thanks for the reply. The reason I ask is that many people are running 6.5-7 quarts. I have also read that the proper amount is 6 quarts and the oil line half way on the hash marks on the dip stick...
Forum: General Tech 08-03-2014, 10:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 254
Posted By Special20
Amount of oil

Hi-- Just a quick question about the proper amount of oil for an oil change on a 2003 GT. I put 6 quarts in and it still shows about a half of quart low on the dip stick. Are people using more...
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 06-18-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 383
Posted By Special20
If I remember, someone makes aftermarket seat...

If I remember, someone makes aftermarket seat track extenders that may give you 3 to 4 inches of leg room. Hope this helps.
Forum: General Tech 06-15-2014, 04:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,006
Posted By Special20
I would go with the Mach.

I would go with the Mach.
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 06-15-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 141
Posted By Special20
I had that same problem. I had to replace the...

I had that same problem. I had to replace the regulator and motor. It wasn't too bad of a job. Hope this helps.
Forum: General Tech 05-21-2014, 10:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 261
Posted By Special20
3M makes a urethane window adhesive that I used...

3M makes a urethane window adhesive that I used on my front drivers window when the window became unglued from the track. It worked fine. Hope this helped.
Forum: Convertible Tech 05-13-2014, 10:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 351
Posted By Special20
If I remember correctly, take the rear seat...

If I remember correctly, take the rear seat out(top and bottom), 4 push pins on the panel and the plastic sill plate just pops off with the help of a screwdriver. When the seat is out check the pump...
Forum: 4.6L General Discussion 04-10-2014, 10:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 425
Posted By Special20
This is what I found. I have a 2003 GT...

This is what I found. I have a 2003 GT Convertible with the 460. I also wanted to keep everything stock so when the CD player started showing errors, I was on the hunt for a stock 460 radio. There...
Forum: Convertible Tech 03-29-2014, 10:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 836
Posted By Special20
I have read somewhere before that they do not...

I have read somewhere before that they do not move in unison when they are not mounted. When I changed my cylinders, I first hooked up the lines, mounted them, filled the pump with fluid. Then ran...
Forum: Convertible Tech 03-15-2014, 10:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 836
Posted By Special20
It could be air in the system. After changing...

It could be air in the system. After changing the the pump and/or pistons, you have to bleed the air out. With any luck, hopefully that is the problem.
Forum: 4.6L General Discussion 03-13-2014, 08:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 179
Posted By Special20
2 quick questions

Hi-- I have a 2003 GT that I put about 3000 miles a year on. It now has 60000 miles and have owned it for 2 years. I change the oil every 6 months with 5-30 Mobile 1. Does that time frame seem ok...
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 03-10-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 357
Posted By Special20
If you have the power drivers seat, it might be...

If you have the power drivers seat, it might be stuck in the up position. My seat will go up and down and tilt forward and backward as well as front and back.
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 03-01-2014, 06:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 379
Posted By Special20
Mine did that last year. The adhesive that holds...

Mine did that last year. The adhesive that holds the window to the regulator broke. you have to fix it with eurathane adhesive. Not a tough job if your problem is the same as mine was.
Forum: General Tech 02-24-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 338
Posted By Special20
Now the honeycomb in the scoop was a little more...

Now the honeycomb in the scoop was a little more difficult. I had to spray it in place. I was able to slip typewriter paper between the bottom honeycomb and the hood. It took 3 pieces as they had...
Forum: General Tech 02-24-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 338
Posted By Special20
Yes. I have done it twice. Not hard to get out....

Yes. I have done it twice. Not hard to get out. Use a small, flat screw driver, go to the bottom of the honeycomb, insert the screw driver and pry up. Hope this helps. I used the Fusion Matte...
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 02-19-2014, 10:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 271
Posted By Special20
From what I remember reading on different forums,...

From what I remember reading on different forums, the front seats will fit and the rears will not. Hope this helps
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 02-05-2014, 04:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 322
Posted By Special20
I believe that the sun visor goes into that piece...

I believe that the sun visor goes into that piece and there is a type of clip that holds it in place. To get that bracket off, you have to take off the A-pillar trim(look for the push pin on top)...
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