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Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 12-11-2014, 05:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 245
Posted By unitedwestang
Ouch... That purple is rough... Cams sound...

Ouch... That purple is rough...

Cams sound mean though! So it evens out....ish
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 12-11-2014, 03:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 245
Posted By unitedwestang
HID Removal

Whoever owned the car before me put HIDs in the stock housings. Its extremely ugly and ruins an otherwise awesome car at night. They are like, blue blue and don't light up the road worth a sheet. ...
Forum: Pipes, Boost & Juice 12-10-2014, 07:52 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 758
Posted By unitedwestang
Well everything is ordered for the new setup! ...

Well everything is ordered for the new setup! Ended up ordering the above tailpipes from AM. Everything I've read says the only difference is there is an extra muffler hanger and the rear hangers...
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 12-03-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 223
Posted By unitedwestang
Well actually I have a thread going in the...

Well actually I have a thread going in the exhaust area where I'm getting ready to make some of my own mufflers. Thing is I don't want to hack up my current catback because its offset Flowmasters...
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 12-03-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 223
Posted By unitedwestang
SN95 Tailpipes on New Edge

As far as bends go, do the 94-97 tailpipes fit a 99-04? The only difference I've become aware of is the hangers through my research. Just looking for anybody who knows for sure.
Forum: Pipes, Boost & Juice 12-02-2014, 03:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 758
Posted By unitedwestang
New find! Check these out: ...

New find! Check these out:

http://www.americanmuscle.com/mustang-tailpipes-8697-v8.html

From I'm seeing on other forums, all that would be necessary is to change one hanger. NO BIG DEAL. For...
Forum: Pipes, Boost & Juice 12-02-2014, 10:11 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 758
Posted By unitedwestang
Question. For those wiser than I. Which...

Question. For those wiser than I.

Which years tail pipes will physically fit on a new edge?

I mean just the pipe. Don't worry about the hangers, I can handle that. I mean the pipe fits over...
Forum: Pipes, Boost & Juice 11-26-2014, 05:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 758
Posted By unitedwestang
Haha, thanks. Hopefully the results turn out...

Haha, thanks. Hopefully the results turn out alright.
Unfortunately I won't even begin to think about starting any fabrication before December 12. I do have my steel ordered already. Over the...
Forum: V6 S197 General Discussion 11-26-2014, 04:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 230
Posted By unitedwestang
Thanks 157dB. I will have to give that a shot. ...

Thanks 157dB. I will have to give that a shot. Definitely sounds like it could be the problem.

I will try to remember to report back once I get some time to do this.
Forum: Pipes, Boost & Juice 11-24-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 758
Posted By unitedwestang
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Forum: Pipes, Boost & Juice 11-24-2014, 01:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 758
Posted By unitedwestang
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Forum: V6 S197 General Discussion 11-21-2014, 10:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 230
Posted By unitedwestang
If it helps, it sounds as though the sound is...

If it helps, it sounds as though the sound is originating from inside the dash area, kind of in the middle.
Forum: V6 S197 General Discussion 11-20-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 230
Posted By unitedwestang
Popping A/C / Heater

I have a '10 V6 Premium. At about 20,xxx miles it developed a "popping" or "clacking" A/C. Like when you would turn the A/C it would go "POP, POP, POP, POP, POP, POP, POP!" when you turned it on,...
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 11-20-2014, 12:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 228
Posted By unitedwestang
That may or may not fix your issue. I'm honestly...

That may or may not fix your issue. I'm honestly not sure. I think the reason most people do that mod is because of personal preference of the sound of a rev.

Oh how to describe this over...
Forum: 4.6L General Discussion 11-20-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 808
Posted By unitedwestang
I will say, however, that on a small percentage...

I will say, however, that on a small percentage of high mileage vehicles it may be necessary to step up an octane grade to avoid ping or knock. Over time a car may develop carbon deposits in the...
Forum: 4.6L General Discussion 11-20-2014, 07:10 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 808
Posted By unitedwestang
There's no myth about it. Its a combination of...

There's no myth about it. Its a combination of physics, fluid dynamics, and thermodynamics. It can be quantitatively determined what is best suited for an engine. The engineers from the factory do...
Forum: Pipes, Boost & Juice 11-19-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 758
Posted By unitedwestang
What I was considering at the moment: ...

What I was considering at the moment:

Stainless wool:
1 lb Stainless Steel Wool Roll Coarse | eBay

Fiberglass Mat:
http://www.bristolcore.com/category_s/7.htm

Stainless Mesh:
316L...
Forum: Pipes, Boost & Juice 11-16-2014, 10:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 758
Posted By unitedwestang
I have found online sources for much of it. I'm...

I have found online sources for much of it. I'm anxious to see your sources as well however.
Forum: Pipes, Boost & Juice 11-13-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 758
Posted By unitedwestang
Homemade Mufflers

As the title says, I'm strongly contemplating making some of my own mufflers. Currently have Hooker long tubes to catteed BBK X and Flowmaster catback (40 or 44s ? was on the car when I acquired...
Forum: V6 S197 General Discussion 11-10-2014, 12:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 345
Posted By unitedwestang
Thank you for that. I have been able to find...

Thank you for that. I have been able to find some useful information via the all-powerful Google.

As a side note, and article I stumbled across may provide an explanation to others as to why...
Forum: V6 S197 General Discussion 11-08-2014, 03:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 345
Posted By unitedwestang
Helmholtz Resonators to Reduce Drone?

Has anyone here installed or built your own Helmholtz resonators or 1/4 wave resonators? I've read about it on other forums as an effective method of cutting drone at a specific frequency. I love...
Forum: Mach 1 Section 10-31-2014, 03:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 301
Posted By unitedwestang
I know with certainty the 2V 4.6 ARE...

I know with certainty the 2V 4.6 ARE interference.

According to:
http://mustangforums.com/forum/4-6l-1996-2004-modular-mustang/198142-4-6-dohc-interference.html
the 4V is also.
Forum: 4.6L General Discussion 10-31-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 808
Posted By unitedwestang
Additionally, though, with the mods you've...

Additionally, though, with the mods you've listed, you may want to consider getting a tune to make the most of what you've got. Bama tunes through Americanmuscle would be perfect for what you have. ...
Forum: 4.6L General Discussion 10-31-2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 808
Posted By unitedwestang
^^^ This. You only need to run premium fuel...

^^^ This.

You only need to run premium fuel if your engine is tuned for it.

It may seem counterintuitive, but higher octane fuel actually burns slower. Engines that are tuned for more spark...
Forum: Want To Buy Ads 10-30-2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 131
Posted By unitedwestang
Kenne Bell 2.1 for '04 GT

Title says it. I'm looking for a Kenne Bell 2.1 for my 2V 4.6.

A complete kit would be preferred, but I could piece one together if need be.

I don't want your junk. If the snout is loose or...
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