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Forum: Off Topic Today, 08:15 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 336
Posted By JimC
I paid $2.169 today. And I remember when it was...

I paid $2.169 today. And I remember when it was 29 cents a gallon and during gas wars it would drop as low as ten cents!
Forum: The Racers Bench 12-17-2014, 06:58 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 712
Posted By JimC
I wasn't aware of the relaunch. Thanks for the...

I wasn't aware of the relaunch. Thanks for the information.



That was what I meant - and so your car will be "cornering on rails" then!
Forum: The Racers Bench 12-16-2014, 09:23 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 712
Posted By JimC
Looks good, but traction is going to be a b!tch...

Looks good, but traction is going to be a b!tch with that set up!


Actually they do look good, and what tires are you going with? I'd like to change my front skinnies this year and get the taller...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 12-16-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 936
Posted By JimC
Keep it on topic guys, I don't have time to clean...

Keep it on topic guys, I don't have time to clean this thread right now.

And cruisin --- knock it off, can you post anything without getting into an argument?
Forum: 4.0L V6 Technical Discussions 12-15-2014, 10:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 174
Posted By JimC
The 4.0 uses a waste spark and if you mixed up...

The 4.0 uses a waste spark and if you mixed up wires when you replaced the wires and plugs you can get the symptoms you are describing. (waste spark meaning that 2 cylinders fire even though only one...
Forum: 4.0L V6 Technical Discussions 12-15-2014, 09:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 291
Posted By JimC
With your HP goals, get the 8.8" rear end because...

With your HP goals, get the 8.8" rear end because the 7.5 won't last and don't bother trying to build it up - it will cost you more than a swap.

You can upgrade the transmission but you need an...
Forum: 4.0L V6 Technical Discussions 12-15-2014, 09:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 356
Posted By JimC
What? You don't need a custom length driveshaft....

What? You don't need a custom length driveshaft. The parts are in exactly the same spot when you swap to an 8.8" rear end. It doesn't change the length at all. I swapped many S197 rear ends, brokered...
Forum: 2010-current S197 Appearance Section 12-15-2014, 09:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 281
Posted By JimC
If you want a black accent, a couple of...

If you want a black accent, a couple of suggestions:
http://i154.photobucket.com/albums/s256/jimandpat/2013%20MCA/2014-06-22165827_zps66c72cb7.jpg...
Forum: Off Topic 12-15-2014, 09:35 PM
Replies: 11,468
Views: 183,130
Posted By JimC
Clinton didn't "fix it" on his own. For most of...

Clinton didn't "fix it" on his own. For most of his term he had to deal with a Republican Congress. His first year (October 1993 to September 1994) he had the same situation that Obama had going into...
Forum: 3.7L V6 Technical Discussions 12-15-2014, 09:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 226
Posted By JimC
When that happened to my 2006 it was a fuse in...

When that happened to my 2006 it was a fuse in the box in the passenger footwell. I can't remember which one or how it was labeled now, and it is probably different on the 2011 anyway. Take another...
Forum: Off Topic 12-15-2014, 09:01 PM
Replies: 11,468
Views: 183,130
Posted By JimC
Boozer wanted to see the figures going back to...

Boozer wanted to see the figures going back to Regan, so here is more from TreasuryDirect.gov going back to the start of the Regan years (1981 to 1985 was rounded to millions):

09/30/1992...
Forum: General Tech 12-15-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 355
Posted By JimC
Then you probably just broke the pins that hold...

Then you probably just broke the pins that hold it in place. I don't think it has screws, but I haven't really had any reason to look closely at it either.
Forum: New Member Area 12-14-2014, 10:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 157
Posted By JimC
I had to look that up, never heard of it before....

I had to look that up, never heard of it before. Just southwest of Grand Rapids (and almost a 4 hour drive for me).
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 12-14-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 337
Posted By JimC
Can't find any from the back - here are action...

Can't find any from the back - here are action shots of them in use though LOL...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 12-14-2014, 07:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 337
Posted By JimC
Do you mean 275/60 x 15? I didn't think that they...

Do you mean 275/60 x 15? I didn't think that they came in a 235. Seems like that would be quite narrow for a drag radial.

(edit, I just looked it up on the MT site and they do make a 235).

I...
Forum: New Member Area 12-14-2014, 06:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 157
Posted By JimC
Where in Michigan?

Where in Michigan?
Forum: General Tech 12-14-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 355
Posted By JimC
Since he said "black box that sits between the...

Since he said "black box that sits between the mufflers" it isn't the differential cover or the gas tank.

More than likely it is the emissions electronics box that sits right under the spare tire...
Forum: Off Topic 12-14-2014, 12:51 PM
Replies: 11,468
Views: 183,130
Posted By JimC
Recent Federal Budget Deficits Fiscal Year...

Recent Federal Budget Deficits
Fiscal Year Federal Outlays Federal Receipts Budget Deficit
2013 $3.45 trillion $2.78 trillion $0.68 trillion
2014 $3.50 trillion $3.02 trillion $0.48 trillion
...
Forum: Off Topic 12-14-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 11,468
Views: 183,130
Posted By JimC
Deficit is only part of the problem and is not...

Deficit is only part of the problem and is not well defined either (is it the amount of budget over the amount of income taxes collected, or is it the amount they spent under the amount budgeted...
Forum: The New S550 2015 Mustang 12-14-2014, 11:40 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,107
Posted By JimC
I drove a 2015 a couple of weeks ago and I don't...

I drove a 2015 a couple of weeks ago and I don't think that the floor shifter has the sport mode button any more. Can't remember for sure though, but it makes sense. With paddle shifters wouldn't...
Forum: 3.7L V6 Technical Discussions 12-14-2014, 09:29 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,516
Posted By JimC
Why would a US law apply in another country?

Why would a US law apply in another country?
Forum: 3.7L V6 Technical Discussions 12-12-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,516
Posted By JimC
Did you get that "your warranty will be fine" in...

Did you get that "your warranty will be fine" in writing from them? Because Ford warranties the car that Ford built, not the one that someone else builds. They are warrantying their work, and why...
Forum: Off Topic 12-11-2014, 10:37 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 666
Posted By JimC
Yes, most of us when we host have better set ups,...

Yes, most of us when we host have better set ups, but this member always uses those TV trays - and has a nice table set up for the cheese, crackers, and snacks!
Forum: Off Topic 12-11-2014, 09:27 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 666
Posted By JimC
Scotch club met this week - this was "peat smoke"...

Scotch club met this week - this was "peat smoke" month. Most of the samples were in the 40-50 ppm smoke. One bottle was said to be the smokiest ever made at 250 ppm. Must be that I am getting used...
Forum: Off Topic 12-10-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,331
Posted By JimC
Last time I had it done I also had to go through...

Last time I had it done I also had to go through an endoscopy - so one doctor at one end and the second doctor at the other. I asked them if they intended to shake hands in the middle, or if they...
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