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Forum: 4.6L V8 Technical Discussions 01-29-2015, 09:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 83
Posted By Simon1
Take it off the car and drive it to the parts...

Take it off the car and drive it to the parts shop. It's the easiest way. They can look at the bearing and make sure the get the correct back spacing, width and diameter. Might as weel see if...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 01-29-2015, 12:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 424
Posted By Simon1
You'll actually probably be in the mid 11's on...

You'll actually probably be in the mid 11's on your A/F under WOT. Mine Generally stays at 14.9ish durring idle. But you really don't need to worry about it at idle. If it's too far off, the...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 01-28-2015, 09:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 272
Posted By Simon1
I have the Corbuea seats in my car. But are one...

I have the Corbuea seats in my car. But are one piece fiberglass and would probably not work for you. I would call them and Recarro and explain what you need. The brackets on mine have been bent...
Forum: 4.6L V8 Technical Discussions 01-26-2015, 11:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 377
Posted By Simon1
To fix the bad ground all you do is clean the...

To fix the bad ground all you do is clean the surface, make sure the wire is connected properly and put it back together. It should not be expensive.
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 01-26-2015, 11:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 379
Posted By Simon1
I wonder if a faulty O2 sensor would do this? ...

I wonder if a faulty O2 sensor would do this? Maybe command more fuel as it reads incorrectly.

But I agree with unmetered air getting in, or metered air getting out. If the OP just worked on his...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 01-25-2015, 12:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 379
Posted By Simon1
We need a list of mods for one. Is the car...

We need a list of mods for one.

Is the car a stick or auto?

Does it surge only while idleing?

Does warmer weather change it?

Did you get fuel at a place you don't normally get it?
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 01-25-2015, 12:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 779
Posted By Simon1
Today's autos are much more reliable and efficent...

Today's autos are much more reliable and efficent than yesterday's trannies. Switch to an auto, get it tuned to shift firmly if you want it a little more aggressive and then get off your Whambulance.
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 01-21-2015, 12:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 235
Posted By Simon1
I put a new head unit in mine. I now stream...

I put a new head unit in mine. I now stream Pandora and take my call hands free. Cost $200. Crutchfield sent everything needed and they answered any questions I had.
Forum: 4.6L V8 Technical Discussions 01-19-2015, 12:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 398
Posted By Simon1
The KB air intake places the filter in the bumper...

The KB air intake places the filter in the bumper behind the parking lights on the passenger side. You cut a round hole through part of the structure for the tubing to fit. It's not a big cut. ...
Forum: 4.6L V8 Technical Discussions 01-15-2015, 08:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 377
Posted By Simon1
I guess #2.

I guess #2.
Forum: 4.6L V8 Technical Discussions 01-15-2015, 08:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 398
Posted By Simon1
I think I borrowed a grinder to cut a hole for...

I think I borrowed a grinder to cut a hole for the air intake. Other than that, basic tools was all that was needed. The instructions were good and well explained.

I had to shim my fuel rail as...
Forum: 4.6L V8 Technical Discussions 01-12-2015, 10:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 398
Posted By Simon1
That's basically what I have and I love it. ...

That's basically what I have and I love it.

If you get it, install it yourself and just except you may have to buy a few tools. You will be happy you did.
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 01-12-2015, 10:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 304
Posted By Simon1
A good tuner would be able to rule out tuning...

A good tuner would be able to rule out tuning issues.

The basic things that would cause what you are describing are issues with fuel, spark, or timing. The other thing not listed in that equation...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 01-09-2015, 07:54 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 566
Posted By Simon1
You may be correct. But it's common when the...

You may be correct. But it's common when the weather changes to very cool temps for the tune to be effected in a negative way.



The code will come off when the problem is fixed or the code is...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 01-07-2015, 11:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 696
Posted By Simon1
OP, Just make sure that if you replace springs...

OP, Just make sure that if you replace springs with a lower ride height you get different shocks/struts. I got the Tokicos and I really didn't expect to feel a difference when I adjusted them for...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 01-06-2015, 08:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 393
Posted By Simon1
I choose the KB, but either of your choices above...

I choose the KB, but either of your choices above are great. The whipple and KB both have bypass valves like the Roush.
Forum: 4.6L V8 Technical Discussions 01-04-2015, 02:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 166
Posted By Simon1
The few times tuners have been on my car, it...

The few times tuners have been on my car, it takes just a few minutes of math and good experience for the tuner to make the tune work. They can usually tell how well it's going to work by drive...
Forum: 4.6L V8 Technical Discussions 01-02-2015, 11:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 166
Posted By Simon1
I agree. I've used the MAFia for several years...

I agree. I've used the MAFia for several years and my tuner has had no issues tuning for it.
Forum: 4.6L V8 Technical Discussions 12-26-2014, 12:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 789
Posted By Simon1
You're talking 1-2 mpg difference in highway...

You're talking 1-2 mpg difference in highway driving. But to each their own.

That's if you switch to 4.10s.
Forum: 4.6L V8 Technical Discussions 12-26-2014, 12:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 309
Posted By Simon1
Turning the car off and starting the car with the...

Turning the car off and starting the car with the AC on can do this. Its a pretty loud thump that comes from the passenger side front where the AC stuff is.
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 12-26-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 443
Posted By Simon1
There are manual racks that can be put in to...

There are manual racks that can be put in to replace the power steering. I would think it would be cheaper, easier and much nicer to drive the car with the power steering. I've driven the S197s...
Forum: 4.6L V8 Technical Discussions 12-25-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 789
Posted By Simon1
Best bang for the buck mods for me, combined with...

Best bang for the buck mods for me, combined with supercharging, was gears and traction mods. Traction mods are a combination of suspension pieces and tires. Tires are my recurring expense that...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 12-24-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 366
Posted By Simon1
Any codes?

Any codes?
Forum: 4.6L V8 Technical Discussions 12-19-2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 625
Posted By Simon1
It's been so long since I had the stock clutch so...

It's been so long since I had the stock clutch so it's hard to say. But from all of my friends that had the Mcleod RST, no one complained about the pressure. The majority of them had gone from...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 12-19-2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 353
Posted By Simon1
That's correct. It's been so long since I worked...

That's correct. It's been so long since I worked on that portion of the car. I think I took out the battery to set the wrench in there and then crawled underneath to grab ahold of it. IDK...

To...
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