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Forum: Suspension Yesterday, 08:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 151
Posted By ticopowell
Koni Yellows seem to be the popular choice, and...

Koni Yellows seem to be the popular choice, and for everything else suspension it is basically pick your brand/features and go from there... if you want something specific to a brand you will have to...
Forum: Audio/Visual Electronics 01-23-2015, 07:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 710
Posted By ticopowell
The upper bolts? those are on the rear decklid...

The upper bolts? those are on the rear decklid and I didn't sand anything because the bolt basically screwed into the connector that i had on the end of the wire. Where I had my amps(hanging under...
Forum: Audio/Visual Electronics 01-23-2015, 05:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 710
Posted By ticopowell
With a wire that long you are going to want a...

With a wire that long you are going to want a fuse on it, even if it is a ground wire it can still have issues, that is why they say to have most ground wires less than 18" long... if I remember...
Forum: Audio/Visual Electronics 01-23-2015, 02:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 710
Posted By ticopowell
I used the upper bolt from the seatbelts on my...

I used the upper bolt from the seatbelts on my last car, This one i found a stud in the spare tire well that has worked great. If you want to use a seat bolt that works as well, but to get to it you...
Forum: Pipes, Boost & Juice 01-23-2015, 02:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 138
Posted By ticopowell
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: Pipes, Boost & Juice 01-20-2015, 08:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 138
Posted By ticopowell
Supercharger maintenance?

Hey all,
Just had a thought and I figured someone on here could answer my question.
I am wondering how much maintenance a supercharger itself needs, and how normal car maintenance changes after...
Forum: 5.0L GT S550 Tech 01-12-2015, 08:00 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,122
Posted By ticopowell
Makes sense to me, I still get the pedal stick...

Makes sense to me, I still get the pedal stick every once in a while, but I haven't seen it while racing so it isn't too big of deal.
Forum: 5.0L GT S550 Tech 01-12-2015, 06:07 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,122
Posted By ticopowell
Norm, if you make it I will test it for you! :D,...

Norm, if you make it I will test it for you! :D, I actually think they revised the spring design sometime before 2014, I'm guessing for the 2013 model year... I say this because the videos showing...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 01-08-2015, 05:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 830
Posted By ticopowell
I agree... but with the corn subsidies it is...

I agree... but with the corn subsidies it is cheaper to sell the ethanol than actual gas.

I used ethanol free gas for about 3 months, and I'm sure it was because of my changed driving habits...
Forum: Suspension 01-08-2015, 05:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 220
Posted By ticopowell
With that much of the rim missing I would say...

With that much of the rim missing I would say balance the wheel and you should be ok. If there wasn't any rim missing I would say that you damaged the bearings... so if the vibration/shimmy doesn't...
Forum: 2.3L Eco-Boost Tech 01-07-2015, 06:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,083
Posted By ticopowell
I just went from Oklahoma to Utah, driving in...

I just went from Oklahoma to Utah, driving in Colorado on I25 to I70, hit a nasty snowstorm on the way there, and another on the way back. The winter tires barely slipped and there were more than a...
Forum: Street/Strip 01-03-2015, 02:37 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 927
Posted By ticopowell
Yeah... wasn't him unless he had slicks on in the...

Yeah... wasn't him unless he had slicks on in the utah winter... lol.
That guy would definitely beat my 12.7, like most said that is pretty impressive!
Thanks for all the comments guys, it's been...
Forum: Street/Strip 01-02-2015, 04:06 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 927
Posted By ticopowell
Honestly I don't remember if we had a good...

Honestly I don't remember if we had a good rolling go at it... I know he hit it a few times on the highway after the first stoplight, and I did too, but if it was at the same time I left quick enough...
Forum: Street/Strip 01-01-2015, 08:17 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 927
Posted By ticopowell
I actually agree, but I have my stupid moments...

I actually agree, but I have my stupid moments every once in a while and I didn't see any other cars nearby (dumb excuse I know), so I played a little. I don't street race, just show off a little too...
Forum: Street/Strip 01-01-2015, 04:49 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 927
Posted By ticopowell
2014 GT vs unknown turbo'd Mazda 3

So a few hours ago on my way home from a friends new years eve party at his house (I wasn't drinking) a white turbo'd (I could hear the whine) Mazda 3 hatchback pulled up next to me while we were...
Forum: The New S550 2015 Mustang 12-24-2014, 02:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 505
Posted By ticopowell
Definitely understandable. I would bet that...

Definitely understandable. I would bet that taking them off isn't different than the S197's. There are probably 3-4 screws on the bottom, 2 along the edge of the door, 2 big torx bolts, 1 by the...
Forum: Mach 1 Section 12-21-2014, 12:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 344
Posted By ticopowell
Can you post a picture?

Can you post a picture?
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 12-21-2014, 12:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 435
Posted By ticopowell
Did the mechanic mean inside the cylinders or...

Did the mechanic mean inside the cylinders or around the outside on top of the plugs? If it is water around the coils/wires then it probably needs to be cleaned out and the coils and wires could be...
Forum: The New S550 2015 Mustang 12-20-2014, 11:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 505
Posted By ticopowell
I can't imagine that they would be too different...

I can't imagine that they would be too different from the 2014. I would start with the rear seats, then the side plastic panels, and then the back cover... unless they are accessible from the trunk....
Forum: 5.0L GT S550 Tech 12-20-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,122
Posted By ticopowell
This can be adjusted on the 14's by removing the...

This can be adjusted on the 14's by removing the clutch assist spring, I did it once to see what it felt like and it was a much stiffer feel, more sensitive as well, but the first inch or two is just...
Forum: 3.7L V6 Technical Discussions 12-18-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 321
Posted By ticopowell
With the base model the phone button doesn't do...

With the base model the phone button doesn't do anything, you need to have at least the tech package to have a usable phone button. Same with the satellite radio button if you have it.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 12-18-2014, 05:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 318
Posted By ticopowell
I don't exactly know how the e-brake works on...

I don't exactly know how the e-brake works on your car, but if it is separate pads from the rear brakes then it might those needing to be replaced.
I think your best bet is to pull off the rear...
Forum: Want To Buy Ads 12-17-2014, 11:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 163
Posted By ticopowell
I bet you can find it in a junkyard, maybe a...

I bet you can find it in a junkyard, maybe a pick-n-pull or something like it will have what you need.
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 12-17-2014, 01:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 441
Posted By ticopowell
Can you post a picture?

Can you post a picture?
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 12-17-2014, 01:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 394
Posted By ticopowell
Exactly my thoughts... If you do anything like...

Exactly my thoughts... If you do anything like tracking the car then get a nice track tire, but if it is a garage queen then why replace the tires?
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