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Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 09-21-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,815
Posted By GTRaider
Nice Job

Nice job on your mods. The white stripes look good on the screaming yellow. My first mod after I got my screamer was to add the mirror covers from American Muscle. Those black mirrors need a...
Forum: S197 Handling Section 09-16-2014, 03:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 322
Posted By GTRaider
It's hard to believe the stud would break if only...

It's hard to believe the stud would break if only tightened to 46 ft/lbs - but it did so here's what I would do...

If you're reasonably happy with the stock suspension, just get the upper mount...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 09-15-2014, 02:01 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,841
Posted By GTRaider
Thanks for the correction Derf00. You're advice...

Thanks for the correction Derf00. You're advice does make sense - mine didn't so much.
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 09-15-2014, 12:05 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,841
Posted By GTRaider
Takes longer than a few days or 100 miles unless...

Takes longer than a few days or 100 miles unless they're so far out of consistent torque. From what you described, they aren't that bad.

When you get your torque wrench, make sure you get a...
Forum: 4.6L V8 Technical Discussions 09-14-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 774
Posted By GTRaider
Mine went just like jz's. I'd never put a 2...

Mine went just like jz's. I'd never put a 2 piece plug back in if I have a decent alternative. Some don't like Champions but so far, I have no complaint.
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 09-14-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,327
Posted By GTRaider
Excellent choice!!

Excellent choice!!
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 09-14-2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,841
Posted By GTRaider
No comment regarding your ticket but your "pigs"...

No comment regarding your ticket but your "pigs" comment was uncalled for IMO.

You question about the torque on the lug nuts deserves an answer. Pretty much anyone with a "sports car" should...
Forum: 4.6L V8 Technical Discussions 01-09-2014, 10:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,183
Posted By GTRaider
If I understand you - the seventh plug shield is...

If I understand you - the seventh plug shield is still in the head and a 1" piece of porcelain is sticking up above the shield so you can't use the Lisle tool? If so, you may need to try to break...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 11-08-2013, 10:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 804
Posted By GTRaider
Whenever I read a thread like this, I always chip...

Whenever I read a thread like this, I always chip in and say to check your ground wires. The ones under the hood can be corroded and you won't see it unless you remove them and look underneath. A...
Forum: 4.6L V8 Technical Discussions 11-08-2013, 10:06 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,161
Posted By GTRaider
We should all read and understand the following...

We should all read and understand the following from the Federal Trade Commission regarding the Magnuson–Moss Warranty Act:
...
Forum: 4.6L V8 Technical Discussions 07-10-2013, 09:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 732
Posted By GTRaider
Thanks for the reminder! I haven't cleaned my...

Thanks for the reminder! I haven't cleaned my Ground Terminals yet this year. I've had a few issues in the almost 4 years I've had the '05 but it seems to be OK when I clean the terminals. I do...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 03-26-2013, 10:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,246
Posted By GTRaider
You can also get X-Plan pricing by joining the...

You can also get X-Plan pricing by joining the SVTOA for $45 per year - $40 for renewals.
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 03-25-2013, 06:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 568
Posted By GTRaider
You could always go to a junk yard. Otherwise,...

You could always go to a junk yard. Otherwise, Ford's your best bet. But look for a dealer who does internet sales as you can probably get a better price on the part than if you just walk into your...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 03-24-2013, 08:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 568
Posted By GTRaider
Is it a stock sway bar or aftermarket? No matter...

Is it a stock sway bar or aftermarket? No matter what kind of bar, the rear mount is not the same as the front. Take a look at the sway bar kits available at American Muscle or another supplier. ...
Forum: 4.6L V8 Technical Discussions 08-21-2012, 05:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,074
Posted By GTRaider
I found a copy of the Tremec TR-3650 Service...

I found a copy of the Tremec TR-3650 Service Manual online some time ago and it says to use Mobil 1 Synthetic ATF or Dexron III and to fill it to the level of the opening. This manual is for the...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 07-29-2012, 06:55 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,223
Posted By GTRaider
I've been changing my oil and friends' and family...

I've been changing my oil and friends' and family for 40+ years and I tighten it as tight as I can get it with one hand. No strap wrench needed. Never had a problem - ever!

I did have one time...
Forum: S197 Handling Section 05-31-2012, 11:16 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,163
Posted By GTRaider
Buried in orders!! Ahhhh... a Salesman's dream...

Buried in orders!! Ahhhh... a Salesman's dream come true! :icon_clapclap:
Forum: S197 Handling Section 05-24-2012, 09:10 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,163
Posted By GTRaider
The web site still shows the 20% off sale still...

The web site still shows the 20% off sale still on - so yes, I'd bet you will get the sale price. They're great to deal with and ship on time. I ordered the Steeda Upper Strut Mounts at the same...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 05-23-2012, 06:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 752
Posted By GTRaider
I've had the Silver Stars for 2 years but it's...

I've had the Silver Stars for 2 years but it's not a DD. I compared the SS to the stock bulbs when I put the first one in and thought the SS was about 25% brighter. Definitely a whiter light than...
Forum: Massachusetts Regional Chapter 05-14-2012, 06:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 965
Posted By GTRaider
Anybody come up with a few possible dates for...

Anybody come up with a few possible dates for this. The Summer's already starting to fill up with things to do.

After being here for a while, I think I'd like to meet some of the Massachusetts...
Forum: S197 Handling Section 04-30-2012, 09:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,911
Posted By GTRaider
I have that exact set-up along with some Steeda...

I have that exact set-up along with some Steeda 18"x9.5" wheels with Continental Extreme Contact DW tires. BUT... the Koni's and the Eibach springs are still in the boxes in the garage waiting to go...
Forum: Massachusetts Regional Chapter 04-20-2012, 11:44 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 9,517
Posted By GTRaider
For $60 plus S&H - that seems like a no brainer...

For $60 plus S&H - that seems like a no brainer for someone changing their clutch! Nice item and thanks for posting it. Maybe you ought to post it over on the main forum if someone hasn't already.
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 04-18-2012, 05:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 700
Posted By GTRaider
Cosmetic damage should be fixable without too...

Cosmetic damage should be fixable without too much trouble. I noticed this company's Massachusetts mobile repair truck in the area a few months ago so I just went to their corporate site and see...
Forum: S197 Handling Section 03-18-2012, 01:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,037
Posted By GTRaider
I just received the steel one but haven't...

I just received the steel one but haven't installed it yet. Waiting for the rest of my suspension goodies to arrive to do the work.

Either one would probably be OK. As you said the steel might...
Forum: Massachusetts Regional Chapter 03-17-2012, 02:27 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 9,517
Posted By GTRaider
128 on a Friday night!!! What were you...

128 on a Friday night!!! What were you thinking??? Boy you were lucky - congrats!

I guess you don't want to answer the question about where you got the trans and how much you paid, huh?
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