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Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 02-09-2015, 02:30 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 788
Posted By Villiska
It's high, not low though. It's also as soon as I...

It's high, not low though. It's also as soon as I start the vehicle until I turn the vehicle off after any sort of drive. It's a 24/7 thing, and doesn't vary.
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 02-09-2015, 01:24 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 788
Posted By Villiska
I'll try and check that ASAP. Thank you. ...

I'll try and check that ASAP. Thank you.

Also, for some reason my battery meter thing on my gauge cluster shows it at just under 3/4's of the way to the red. I don't remember if I ever saw it in...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 02-09-2015, 11:49 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 788
Posted By Villiska
Also, just to add onto that, we did manage to get...

Also, just to add onto that, we did manage to get hot air the next morning once we burped the system again. I think it just needed some time to sit or something.
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 02-09-2015, 11:47 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 788
Posted By Villiska
Sorry for the slow response. This is pretty much...

Sorry for the slow response. This is pretty much what happened and where I stand now.

We spent about 7 hours replacing the upper and lower intake gaskets and took pictures of every step before and...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 02-07-2015, 03:02 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 788
Posted By Villiska
Currently stuck at a gas station because my car...

Currently stuck at a gas station because my car won't start when I was getting gas and going home. Waiting on my friend to come help. I have to sell this car man I can't take this anymore.
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 02-07-2015, 12:59 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 788
Posted By Villiska
We got everything plugged back in and took it for...

We got everything plugged back in and took it for a drive. Tons of power and we got her nice and warm, turned her off and turned her back on and it struggled a little so it makes me think it's the...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 02-07-2015, 12:25 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 788
Posted By Villiska
We managed to get hot air now but after a long...

We managed to get hot air now but after a long drive if we turn the car off and turn it back on it starts for a second and then dies.

My friend noticed a tube for the EGR isn't plugged in so...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 02-07-2015, 11:47 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 788
Posted By Villiska
We replaced it but now when we start the car it...

We replaced it but now when we start the car it shuts off immediately when it's warmed up. We also get no hot air even after burping the system.

Friend is burping the system again and seeing if...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 02-06-2015, 11:41 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 788
Posted By Villiska
Still working on her right now. We definitely...

Still working on her right now. We definitely found the gasket leak. We aren't really sure how to approach rtving the gaskets back in. I doubt anyone will reply quick but I guess just a light coat...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 02-06-2015, 03:49 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 788
Posted By Villiska
Thank you very much. We're going to be doing the...

Thank you very much. We're going to be doing the work tonight so I'll post an update probably late tonight with the results. Praying everything goes right, I'm nervous as hell.

Seriously though,...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 02-06-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 788
Posted By Villiska
Thank you so much for all of your help. One last...

Thank you so much for all of your help. One last question and I promise to leave you alone!

Would it make sense that my warm idle problems could be coming from this leaking intake gasket? If I...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 02-06-2015, 01:36 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 788
Posted By Villiska
Thank you very much. Okay, I went to Pepboys...

Thank you very much.

Okay, I went to Pepboys and picked up the following so I should be good to go?

- Plenum Gasket (Found out this is what the upper intake gasket is called)
- Lower Intake...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 02-06-2015, 12:09 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 788
Posted By Villiska
Thank you so much. While I'm in there,...

Thank you so much.

While I'm in there, should I look for anything else to avoid having to do this again anytime soon? Or perhaps just to have peace of mind that whoever I sell this vehicle to,...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 02-05-2015, 01:16 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 788
Posted By Villiska
Thank you very much! The fact you said this is...

Thank you very much! The fact you said this is not hard at all is a massive weight off my shoulders. You said I'll need two sets of gaskets but I only saw 3 that you mentioned. You said I'll need the...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 02-04-2015, 05:48 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 788
Posted By Villiska
I burp the coolant system every time I fill it....

I burp the coolant system every time I fill it. The issue with mine is a coolant leak which is apparently due to a worn intake gasket. I guess this thread just turned into a "How do I change the...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 02-04-2015, 04:40 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 788
Posted By Villiska
Just had our fleet mechanic look at it and he...

Just had our fleet mechanic look at it and he said it's the intake gasket for sure. He said there's a puddle of coolant sitting under it which is why I've been smelling maple syrup by the motor...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 02-04-2015, 01:24 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 788
Posted By Villiska
Also another thing, my backfill tank for my...

Also another thing, my backfill tank for my coolant doesn't go empty. Even though I have so little coolant that my car overheats, the backfill tank is leveled where it's supposed to be.

I've also...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 02-04-2015, 12:33 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 788
Posted By Villiska
I'm assuming that is a very, very bad thing then?

I'm assuming that is a very, very bad thing then?
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 02-04-2015, 12:32 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 788
Posted By Villiska
I just went outside now that it's light out and I...

I just went outside now that it's light out and I don't see any coolant leaking from the housing itself, but I can peak in and see a little pool of coolant where it is in the pictures. It's really...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 02-04-2015, 10:46 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 788
Posted By Villiska
As well as the Plenum gasket you mean? What...

As well as the Plenum gasket you mean? What exactly is the Plenum gasket? I've seen it sold online for $12 and the kit for $30 and my friend thinks he could replace it in a few hours. Is this easy to...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 02-03-2015, 09:17 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 788
Posted By Villiska
My friend is saying he thinks it's the "Plenum...

My friend is saying he thinks it's the "Plenum Gasket"
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 02-03-2015, 08:50 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 788
Posted By Villiska
Coolant Leak

Alright, I'm back with some fresh information and a fresh thread. So, I have a 1999 V6 Mustang with 202k miles on it. She's ran great apart from silly issues up until about two months ago. It started...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 01-23-2015, 12:01 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,182
Posted By Villiska
Sigh. New update. Car overheated on the way...

Sigh.

New update. Car overheated on the way to work today and we immediately got it to the shop, waited 15 minutes and burped it again. Apparently 10x the amount of air bubbles came out this time...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 01-20-2015, 01:58 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,182
Posted By Villiska
Thank you very much man! Honestly, just from...

Thank you very much man! Honestly, just from having this car for over a year now I feel like I know a thousand times more than I did last year about cars. I might not be able to replace a head gasket...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 01-19-2015, 10:14 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,182
Posted By Villiska
I apparently didn't understand the meaning of hot...

I apparently didn't understand the meaning of hot and cold in the backfill tank so I honestly think I've just been overfilling it every time and it's been spitting the rest up. Who knows. I'll have...
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