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Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 06-21-2014, 09:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 705
Posted By jonm1a1
Fix it

Did you get this issue fixed?
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 06-16-2014, 09:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 705
Posted By jonm1a1
Same issue my fix

I had the same issues.

1. My issue was that I had a 289 and a c4 tranny I replaced the engine with a 1980 302. when I bought my starter I bought a 289 starter. It would grab for a second then...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-29-2014, 09:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 493
Posted By jonm1a1
the issue was found

Great advice I took the head off and it was a burnt valve(exhaust) and a bad head gasket really thought it was my rings. Thanks for all the help
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-15-2014, 12:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 275
Posted By jonm1a1
351W HO swap from a 84 f150 good idea

I found a truck with a 3 speed 351W HO looking at putting the engine in my 67 coupe. Questions...
1. truck has a axle code 16, mean 9'' 3750 geared. I don't know the size but it wont fit in the...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-15-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 493
Posted By jonm1a1
plug wasn't wet it was dark ashy if u will that's...

plug wasn't wet it was dark ashy if u will that's good advice I will look at it tomorrow and see
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-07-2014, 11:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 493
Posted By jonm1a1
So I checked harmonic balancer and put new motor...

So I checked harmonic balancer and put new motor mounts in didn't fix the issue. pulled out the compression tester and here are my numbers

1=135
2=130
3=120
4=120
5=30
6=120
7=120
8=125
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 04-15-2014, 11:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 493
Posted By jonm1a1
Overheating & vibration

1st off thanks for the help.
I have a 67 mustang coupe 1980 302. 2150 motorcraft 2bl carb.
Engine shakes in idle gets worse through acceleration on highway at 55 has a vibration still just not as...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 03-10-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 245
Posted By jonm1a1
fixed it

Cutting the bell housing plate was a good idea. If I didn't the starter would push the plate in and hit the counter weight on the flexplate. With that said because the bellhousing plate was made for...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 03-05-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 245
Posted By jonm1a1
Need help with my distributor and Starter issues

1967 mustang coupe
302/5.0 1980 truck engine
Auto c4
Did every thing to swap this engine and have ran into every issue. Issue 1 which I will need guidance! My mid engine plate/bell housing plate...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 01-23-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 627
Posted By jonm1a1
Ok I will just pass then thanks guys! All my...

Ok I will just pass then thanks guys! All my research lead me to what u guys said but still wanted to check with u guys thanks
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 01-22-2014, 05:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 627
Posted By jonm1a1
I have a 87 302 I just found to put in my 67...

I have a 87 302 I just found to put in my 67 didn't know if that 68 302 engine being a beefier block then a standard 302 if I should get it to put up also wasn't sure about it being a 4bl intake if...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 01-22-2014, 04:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 627
Posted By jonm1a1
Question 302 1968 C8AM 6015 8 $300 GOOD?

I found an engine at a junk yard that was just dropped off to them it is a C8AM 6015-8. It was bolted up to a auto tranny c4 I believe didn't have time to look and see. Also it had a 4 bbl ford...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 01-18-2014, 08:38 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 203
Posted By jonm1a1
Little confused on this 87 302

I bought a 87 302 engine missing a bell housing plate will my 65 bell housing plate fit? Do I have to have the plate if so why? Plus is this 87 engine a rocker roller engine.
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 01-18-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 741
Posted By jonm1a1
Found my engine issue

Lol when I said I plasticguaged the pistons I mean the rod caps. But no one ever post the out come and what they found that fixed the problem. I had 2 different issues didn't realize the last one...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 01-16-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 353
Posted By jonm1a1
It's a 2v I think I might get a 302 I won't need...

It's a 2v I think I might get a 302 I won't need headers or anything and will hold off in the 351c for a while. Ran #s it's a 351c
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 01-11-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 353
Posted By jonm1a1
351c in a 67 mustang questions

found a rebuilt 351c complete long block $500 would like to put it in my 67 that has a 289.
1. will it fit without buying new motor mounts
2. will my c4 tranny bolt up to it
any other issues that...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 01-02-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 741
Posted By jonm1a1
Yeah I tore it down turns easy. The last piston...

Yeah I tore it down turns easy. The last piston must have been shifted or something it turns now.
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 01-02-2014, 03:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 741
Posted By jonm1a1
1st engine rebuild

I just finished my first rebuild and I have a few questions.

1. the engine became super hard to turn after putting on the last piston. I plastiguaged them all plus the crank. I had to use a...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 07-21-2013, 12:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 447
Posted By jonm1a1
Didn't ask the shop but will its a super good...

Didn't ask the shop but will its a super good shop. I am active I will use it again I am sure 2 blocks will be $100 for the shop fees. The tool and blocks are $40 just wondering if it's as easy as I...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 07-20-2013, 10:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 447
Posted By jonm1a1
Should i hone my engine or a shop

I have 2 blocks (289&351c) that are getting burned and beaded. $65 per block they said they will hone the cylinders for $50 per block on top f that. Should I just hone my own block. The part is $40...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 07-19-2013, 09:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 521
Posted By jonm1a1
Hey go to youtube and there is a guy that made...

Hey go to youtube and there is a guy that made like 20 videos of a complete 289 tear down and rebuild. pretty good

289 complete rebuild part 5 - YouTube
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 07-10-2013, 08:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,363
Posted By jonm1a1
yeah I will look at that web site I found a 9" in...

yeah I will look at that web site I found a 9" in Atlanta for $225 but not sure the specs I need said it was a 54" one but just don't know would like to just bolt it right up to the fram and not have...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 06-30-2013, 02:14 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,363
Posted By jonm1a1
Yeah I think I got lucky its going in my 67 coup...

Yeah I think I got lucky its going in my 67 coup I think I might need new rear tranny and disc brakes
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 06-28-2013, 09:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,363
Posted By jonm1a1
so is it a cobra jet or no.

so is it a cobra jet or no.
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 06-28-2013, 09:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,363
Posted By jonm1a1
just look 4

just look 4
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