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Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) Today, 04:24 AM
Replies: 33
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Posted By 67mustang302
I get my temp through the sensor for the XFI, in...

I get my temp through the sensor for the XFI, in the manifold at the front crossover near the thermostat.

I run a 195 in mine, but optimal depends on what you want. I set things up for running...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) Today, 12:16 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 505
Posted By 67mustang302
Other engines do it. I've seen it. Even on...

Other engines do it. I've seen it. Even on Chevron fuel. I've even had the same issue running on various fuels, including Chevron. CA fuel is pissy and inconsistent.

Different regions can also get...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) Yesterday, 11:15 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 505
Posted By 67mustang302
What? Techron is a deposit reducer, it...

What?

Techron is a deposit reducer, it doesn't form deposits.

Also, I said aluminum heads are 1 variable. That means that not all engines with aluminum heads will have this problem. The problem...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) Yesterday, 07:33 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 505
Posted By 67mustang302
Aluminum heads are 1 variable in a multi variable...

Aluminum heads are 1 variable in a multi variable equation. There are literally dozens and dozens of other variables that all effect what the valve temperatures are going to be. New cars are all...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) Yesterday, 06:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 55
Posted By 67mustang302
I don't think they were offered completely...

I don't think they were offered completely tinted? The band on the top with a light tint was factory, in addition to clear iirc.

Safelite will come to your house and do it for a reasonable price,...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) Yesterday, 04:25 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 505
Posted By 67mustang302
Well, with aluminum vs iron heads, it's not the...

Well, with aluminum vs iron heads, it's not the same. We measure average coolant system temperature, usually near the thermostat housing. That's completely different that valve/head/chamber temp....
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 01-27-2015, 04:31 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 505
Posted By 67mustang302
What temperature do you run the engine at?

What temperature do you run the engine at?
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 01-05-2015, 05:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 154
Posted By 67mustang302
Painless makes really good stuff, complete with...

Painless makes really good stuff, complete with good options. I haven't used any of their main harnesses, but I have used a ton of their stuff for auxiliary things...headlight harnesses, electric...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 01-05-2015, 02:19 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 682
Posted By 67mustang302
Cleve heads will require a bit of work to make...

Cleve heads will require a bit of work to make them function right, plus a new manifold. I would say use a better cam than a ford alphabet, but since you already have it....

It should run decent,...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 01-01-2015, 01:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 473
Posted By 67mustang302
The Ron Morris mounts will magnify any/all...

The Ron Morris mounts will magnify any/all vibration you have....

I've used them with both a stock rubber and a poly transmission mount. Quite a bit of vibration can be mitigated by using a stock...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 12-20-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 383
Posted By 67mustang302
What's your budget and what kind of performance...

What's your budget and what kind of performance do you want?
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 12-19-2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 337
Posted By 67mustang302
Won't make enough of a difference to matter. Just...

Won't make enough of a difference to matter. Just use whatever is available and good quality.
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 12-18-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 473
Posted By 67mustang302
I use the Ron Morris ones too. Factory mounts...

I use the Ron Morris ones too. Factory mounts were just never intended for the kind of power modern engine parts can make. Lakewood makes a factory style mount called muscle mounts iirc, they're...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 12-18-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,334
Posted By 67mustang302
The Ford factory metal from the 60's was quite...

The Ford factory metal from the 60's was quite good. People did seem to care about metallurgy a lot more back then. Stuff today seems to be hit and miss though, especially with newer engineering...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 12-18-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,334
Posted By 67mustang302
Not sure about Dynacorn in the past, but their...

Not sure about Dynacorn in the past, but their current stuff actually does use a good quality steel and is stamped out of the original Ford tooling (where available). It welds really nice with a flux...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 12-17-2014, 06:08 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,334
Posted By 67mustang302
The Dynacorn replacement metal parts are actually...

The Dynacorn replacement metal parts are actually as good, or better than original. They use a more modern steel (that's actually high quality) and some of the parts are a little heavier gauge than...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 12-05-2014, 04:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 420
Posted By 67mustang302
It might be the problem, or part of it. You might...

It might be the problem, or part of it. You might also have stuck pistons. In either case, you need to run a disc m/c with discs.
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 12-03-2014, 07:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 420
Posted By 67mustang302
You have to use a disc m/c with disc brakes. Some...

You have to use a disc m/c with disc brakes. Some drum m/c's have a residual pressure valve to counter the force of the return springs in drum arrangements to prevent low pedals when you reapply the...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 11-27-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,290
Posted By 67mustang302
Could always use c-clip eliminators. For a street...

Could always use c-clip eliminators. For a street car without crazy suspension floating calipers work great. They actually work on street/track cars too with a bit of extra maintenance, but since the...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 11-26-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,290
Posted By 67mustang302
I'm more concerned with pad knockback. When you...

I'm more concerned with pad knockback. When you start doing serious cornering on pavement, c-clip axles generate a lot of pad knockback and give you a low brake pedal. That's why most of the race...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 11-24-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,290
Posted By 67mustang302
The only downside I see to the 8.8 is the c-clip...

The only downside I see to the 8.8 is the c-clip axle setup.
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 11-24-2014, 05:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,290
Posted By 67mustang302
Wilwood has a lot of replacement calipers. You'll...

Wilwood has a lot of replacement calipers. You'll spend more than you would on typical parts store junk. NAPA generally carries good quality stuff as well.

Even if you're not going to race, brakes...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 11-21-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,196
Posted By 67mustang302
On the matter of 1.6 vs 1.7, it's slightly more...

On the matter of 1.6 vs 1.7, it's slightly more complicated than just resulting in increased lift. It also increases valve acceleration, because for any given part of the slope that results in...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 11-20-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,196
Posted By 67mustang302
Yeah, performance can be subjective, especially...

Yeah, performance can be subjective, especially when talking about bottom end and street manners.

One thing to keep in mind too, is you don't need a big cam to make big power (specs wise), good...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 11-19-2014, 04:46 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,196
Posted By 67mustang302
Looks like it includes the link bar style...

Looks like it includes the link bar style lifters. Lunati is currently having them manufactured by Morel, which is why they're pricey. But they're really good quality lifters.

It might not be too...
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