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Forum: New Member Area 01-14-2015, 12:47 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 453
Posted By kevsgt
Car looks fresh. get that sticker off the back...

Car looks fresh. get that sticker off the back end. There's a good thread on here about DIY fixing the door leather. Welcome to the forum!
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 01-11-2015, 03:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 491
Posted By kevsgt
Thanks for the thoughts. I'm waiting for the...

Thanks for the thoughts. I'm waiting for the Ford dealership to get back to me about price for a new donut or tire, which I likely will get to be safe, as I plan to keep this car around a lot...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 01-11-2015, 12:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 491
Posted By kevsgt
How is that over-thinking?? Like you said, those...

How is that over-thinking?? Like you said, those donuts are in the trunks, how does that pertain to my topic? My donut was in use sporadically over a period of 10 years. I pointed out that I...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 01-09-2015, 11:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 491
Posted By kevsgt
has anyone ever had a spare tire blow? has...

has anyone ever had a spare tire blow? has anyone ever replaced the tire on their S197 donut? tirerack doesn't seem to sell that mini size.
Forum: S197 Handling Section 01-09-2015, 11:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 602
Posted By kevsgt
awesome thanks. how long ago? and do you feel...

awesome thanks. how long ago? and do you feel the need to inspect them over so often?
Forum: S197 Handling Section 01-09-2015, 07:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 602
Posted By kevsgt
SO what are speed bleeders? I do intend to have...

SO what are speed bleeders? I do intend to have a buddy to press the brake pedal. Does that negate the need?
Forum: S197 Handling Section 01-09-2015, 10:20 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 602
Posted By kevsgt
Are you sure I need to bleed all 4? That sounds...

Are you sure I need to bleed all 4? That sounds reasonable, but the instructions for the Front J&M lines on AM only bleed the fronts and don't say anything about having to do all 4.
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 01-09-2015, 01:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 311
Posted By kevsgt
Looking at this video...

Looking at this video...
Forum: S197 Handling Section 01-09-2015, 12:52 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 602
Posted By kevsgt
quick question on the new rotor install... should...

quick question on the new rotor install... should i get brake cleaner and/or some sort of grease or anti-seize compound for this job?
Forum: General Tech 01-08-2015, 07:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 170
Posted By kevsgt
Good idea, thanks!

Good idea, thanks!
Forum: S197 Handling Section 01-08-2015, 07:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 602
Posted By kevsgt
Interesting, thanks. I really just figured they...

Interesting, thanks. I really just figured they were an upgrade but didn't consider any downsides. Now that I am aware, I could def make a habit to inspect them periodically. Knowing that I will...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 01-08-2015, 10:54 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,564
Posted By kevsgt
My dealer in VA said they also needed to get more...

My dealer in VA said they also needed to get more parts. It sounds like they are also waiting on the passenger side recall and need to determine which cars are affected. (So some cars may need...
Forum: S197 Handling Section 01-08-2015, 10:52 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 602
Posted By kevsgt
New SS Brake Lines for Front

So I am going to attempt to do brake work myself for the first time. Going to replace the front rotors with new stock ones from NTO ($80 total). It sounds like aftermarket rotors with holes and...
Forum: General Tech 01-08-2015, 10:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 170
Posted By kevsgt
Any thoughts? I feel like the wheels themselves...

Any thoughts? I feel like the wheels themselves are what mostly need the balancing weights because they are machined. Tires seem like they would be more consistently balances from manufacturing. ...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 01-06-2015, 07:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 491
Posted By kevsgt
Will I be able to get a new spare tire put on the...

Will I be able to get a new spare tire put on the doughnut wheel, or should I just get a whole new spare with wheel assembly? I see 1 fully assembly on eBay, but not sure if it is legit.
Forum: General Tech 01-06-2015, 10:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 170
Posted By kevsgt
Should I re-balance wheels?

Had a new tire put on my wheel to replace a flat. Same time as before. The guy said his spin balance machine was down. Should I be concerned? Its a back (driven) wheel. These are my winter...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 01-05-2015, 01:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 491
Posted By kevsgt
So are you suggesting that the 50 mile limit is...

So are you suggesting that the 50 mile limit is per usage, to limit heat buildup (which over flex/stress the rubber components)? So if the tire returns to normal temp, it is good for another 50?
...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 01-04-2015, 12:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 491
Posted By kevsgt
limiting factor on spare tire distance?

how do I know if I should replace my spare tire?

over the past 8 years, I have used it a few times and lost track of the mileage. The owners manual (2006 Mustang) doesn't seem to specify a...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 12-06-2014, 12:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 311
Posted By kevsgt
it squeaks whenever i accelerate aggressively,...

it squeaks whenever i accelerate aggressively, because I'm thrown back into the seat right where it is triggered lol
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 12-04-2014, 01:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 311
Posted By kevsgt
Found new squeak: driver's seat, upper seat back

Isolated a new squeak to my driver's seat of my 2006 GT. Sounds like a squeaky bed. It is coming from the upper portion of the seat, where my spine would be, about half way up. Squeak happens...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 12-01-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 341
Posted By kevsgt
Thanks! The only 93 octane tune I have is the...

Thanks! The only 93 octane tune I have is the race tune, so I asked Bama to send me a 93 street tune. Otherwise I have to burn thru a quarter tank of 93. We'll see which happens first. I assume...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 11-30-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 341
Posted By kevsgt
Also, I used the Bama tuner with a 93 octane race...

Also, I used the Bama tuner with a 93 octane race tune for the last 6+ months. I'm thinking that may be the issue? Switch back to 87 street tune and try again?
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 11-30-2014, 10:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 341
Posted By kevsgt
emissions inspection keeps coming back Not Ready

My Virginia emissions inspection report keeps coming back "N" for 3 of the OBD Monitors:
"Catalyst",
" Oxygen Sensor", and
"Heated Oxygen Sensor".

The inspector told me I needed to drive...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 10-13-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 887
Posted By kevsgt
i also contacted AM, who I bought the item from,...

i also contacted AM, who I bought the item from, but no response yet.
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 10-13-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 887
Posted By kevsgt
ok, i am going to try the Xtreme Tape on the end...

ok, i am going to try the Xtreme Tape on the end of the tube, and a T-bolt clamp to tighten more. Thanks.
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