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Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs Today, 02:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 130
Posted By Derf00
Automatic or manual on the mustang. I assume the...

Automatic or manual on the mustang. I assume the GM is auto?
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs Yesterday, 03:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 282
Posted By Derf00
^^^ This is what I did when I replaced my A/C...

^^^ This is what I did when I replaced my A/C compress/clutch.

I replaced it, the orifice tube and the receiver/drier (aka accumulator).

The only difference for me was after the shop...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs Yesterday, 02:54 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,745
Posted By Derf00
Good point on the activation but, they don't...

Good point on the activation but, they don't require any real validation.

Last 4 digits of your social or your billing address or if caller ID shows the number as that matching what's on the...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs Yesterday, 02:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 412
Posted By Derf00
OP, you are in no way being a dick... That's what...

OP, you are in no way being a dick... That's what insurance is for and it's called personal accountability.

Anyways, contact your insurance company and give them the other persons insurance info...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs Yesterday, 02:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 608
Posted By Derf00
Can't speak for the E3 plugs but, the fact they...

Can't speak for the E3 plugs but, the fact they are a one-piece will make them easier to remove regardless so, If you change your mind about them, it will be easier to swap them down the road.
Forum: Carolina Regional Chapter Yesterday, 02:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 254
Posted By Derf00
Depends on the dealer. The one I go to is a Roush...

Depends on the dealer. The one I go to is a Roush certified service center as well so they are a bit more forgiving on mods and don't just automatically say "oh your aftermarket part caused the...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 02-27-2015, 03:13 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,050
Posted By Derf00
It's called sentimental value. People always feel...

It's called sentimental value. People always feel their stuff is worth more because it's theirs.

Going based off what the owner says the CEL light is lit for is a gamble at best. If I were the...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 02-27-2015, 03:03 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,745
Posted By Derf00
Credit card companies send a new credit card...

Credit card companies send a new credit card anytime one of their cards are going to expire. It's called auto renewal. Unless payments aren't made or the card owner cancels, the card will continue to...
Forum: 4.0L V6 Technical Discussions 02-25-2015, 02:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 171
Posted By Derf00
You mentioned reading codes but didn't mention...

You mentioned reading codes but didn't mention what they were (if any)?

have you tried datalogging with a tuner or even having a tuner connected to see if you can check it while its running in...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 02-25-2015, 02:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 608
Posted By Derf00
Yeah that's a bit cold. Metal expands and...

Yeah that's a bit cold. Metal expands and contracts as the temps go up and down.

Start the car, let it get to operating temp, then let it cool down for about 5-10 minutes, then work on the plugs....
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 02-24-2015, 02:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 608
Posted By Derf00
Did you switch to one-piece or stick with the...

Did you switch to one-piece or stick with the two-piece design?
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-24-2015, 02:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 463
Posted By Derf00
As mentioned already by another poster, sure...

As mentioned already by another poster, sure there's a reason, because it's different and more expensive.

There are several advantages to electric pumps including, they provide the same volume of...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 02-22-2015, 05:28 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,545
Posted By Derf00
I found Lowes brand of Kobalt tools to be pretty...

I found Lowes brand of Kobalt tools to be pretty decent these days. I like the fact that their sockets are both color coded (blue band is metric, red is SAE) and have large stencile like numbers on...
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 02-20-2015, 03:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 200
Posted By Derf00
If you are running lean you could burn up some...

If you are running lean you could burn up some valves or catalytic converters ($ thousands to fix). Put the other CAI back on until you have Ford remove the Ford Racing calibration.

That sticker...
Forum: General Tech 02-20-2015, 03:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 533
Posted By Derf00
Yes you can machine down rotors on new stangs as...

Yes you can machine down rotors on new stangs as long as the rotors have enough remaining material to do so. There is a minimum runout spec that should be stamped on the rotor (inner side by the...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 02-20-2015, 01:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 608
Posted By Derf00
I would not recommend the impact wrench/gun on...

I would not recommend the impact wrench/gun on plugs. In theory I see how the pounding effect the gun has would break the carbon loose/off to make it easier to take the plugs out but that is just...
Forum: S197 Handling Section 02-18-2015, 11:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 547
Posted By Derf00
For a dd I would not recommend any negative...

For a dd I would not recommend any negative camber greater than factory. I've tried it and the detriment to driving on the street far out weighs any minor advantages in cornering....especially since...
Forum: Tuner Central 02-18-2015, 10:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 161
Posted By Derf00
Give them the c version. You'll know right away...

Give them the c version. You'll know right away if it's wrong when you load it in your car. Also, it's odd they would ask for the Pcm part number and not the strategy code. The code is what tuners...
Forum: S197 Handling Section 02-18-2015, 10:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 209
Posted By Derf00
Yes-higher durometer rubber, depending on your yr...

Yes-higher durometer rubber, depending on your yr of mustang maybe even a larger ball joint.

No - direct bolt on

No - no but will work for up to a 1" drop. Beyond that you may need a bump-steer...
Forum: Street/Strip 02-17-2015, 02:27 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,350
Posted By Derf00
What I saw/see is that for a while there, the...

What I saw/see is that for a while there, the moderator of this forum was dropping the hammer on things that were really gray area.

I recall one instance where a member posted a vid of his friends...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 02-17-2015, 02:12 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,545
Posted By Derf00
Been using metrics on my mustangs since 2000....

Been using metrics on my mustangs since 2000. Only a few items are oddballish enough to where a SAE was needed (3/8" on the battery cable bolts of the old 2000). 8mm was too small and 10mm was too...
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 02-13-2015, 02:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 383
Posted By Derf00
Temporary I understand, and ya, I came off a bit...

Temporary I understand, and ya, I came off a bit know-it-all d!ck. I tend to do that when I feel people are simply trying to take shortcuts because they are too lazy/cheap to do it the right way.
...
Forum: General Tech 02-13-2015, 02:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 426
Posted By Derf00
It's a direct link to a mystery phone like the...

It's a direct link to a mystery phone like the bat-phone. Somewhere, someone is getting very annoyed because you keep hitting the button and when they answer, there's nooone on the other end :)
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 02-13-2015, 02:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 441
Posted By Derf00
I doubt that more than three injectors would be...

I doubt that more than three injectors would be clogged. Your car would start and stumble really bad but it would at least try to run.

You'll need to start tracing circuits out like Pnyxpress...
Forum: 5.0L General Discussion 02-13-2015, 02:40 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,573
Posted By Derf00
I'm surprised you decided to wrap the headers....

I'm surprised you decided to wrap the headers. Most people say to not wrap them because it just creates corrosion but, I know there are a couple good advantages to doing it. Lowers the engine...
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