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Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 02-25-2015, 05:57 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 464
Posted By dawson1112
I can not believe that someone put all those...

I can not believe that someone put all those badges on the car. The only one that belongs there is the 5.0 badge and its not even in the right position. The cobra and the aniversery badges do...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 02-25-2015, 05:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 464
Posted By dawson1112
Please start your own threads !

Please start your own threads !
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 02-23-2015, 09:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 464
Posted By dawson1112
That car is a GT with a cobra engine, but if its...

That car is a GT with a cobra engine, but if its blown it isn't factory. At least not that I have ever heard of in 95. They did make a cobra R but replaced the 5.0 with a 5.8l engine. But...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 02-20-2015, 10:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 171
Posted By dawson1112
That's the only 2 firing orders I know of, your...

That's the only 2 firing orders I know of, your cam will determine what firing order your plugs are in.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 02-20-2015, 07:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 171
Posted By dawson1112
So you have spark and fuel, but do you have spark...

So you have spark and fuel, but do you have spark at the correct time? Maybe the distributor is loose and it moved, or hows your compression?
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 02-16-2015, 07:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 156
Posted By dawson1112
If fuel is coming out of the throttle body then...

If fuel is coming out of the throttle body then you have troubles. Probly have a bad fuel pressure regulator.
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 02-07-2015, 07:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 186
Posted By dawson1112
Its a little more involved than that, and it...

Its a little more involved than that, and it doesn't matter if 1 or both wheels spin, with the traction control on, if the rear wheels loose traction the computer determines when to engage the...
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 02-06-2015, 06:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 270
Posted By dawson1112
Have you shut off the traction control and see if...

Have you shut off the traction control and see if it does better as far as missing is concerned? I just thought about it considering your running 4.10 gears maybe its hitting third and spinning...
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 02-06-2015, 08:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 270
Posted By dawson1112
In deed 410 gears wont affect it that...

In deed 410 gears wont affect it that drastically. They may through it off by 15 -20 or so. Recalibrating the speedo is not that difficult, simply purchase a dallas mustang speedcal unit and set...
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 02-06-2015, 03:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 270
Posted By dawson1112
Not sure how a manual trans swap can cause fuel...

Not sure how a manual trans swap can cause fuel pressure issues. As far as the speedo is concerned it depends on what manual trans was swapped into the car. If its an older t-45 from 96-98 they...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 02-05-2015, 07:52 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 753
Posted By dawson1112
disconnect the battery for about 10 min or so to...

disconnect the battery for about 10 min or so to clear the codes then run the koeo/koer tests again. There is no such thing as a cold air computer, and no you don't need to have it tuned or...
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 02-05-2015, 03:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 149
Posted By dawson1112
When you pulled the shifter off the top of the...

When you pulled the shifter off the top of the trans there should have been a little plastic/nylon cup in the hole most times it sticks on the shifter ball and you have to put it back in the hole. ...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 02-04-2015, 06:46 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 753
Posted By dawson1112
Im leaning towards a ground or connection issue. ...

Im leaning towards a ground or connection issue. But the lack of a PIP signal will halt the computer from signaling injectors and spark.

I would check your salt-n-pepper shakers and make...
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 02-02-2015, 03:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 144
Posted By dawson1112
Don't need a tune just for a cai. But an Idle...

Don't need a tune just for a cai. But an Idle relearn may fix ya up.

Disconnect NEG from battery for 30 minutes.

Reconnect battery and started car letting in idle while the engine gets to...
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 02-02-2015, 03:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 153
Posted By dawson1112
Yep factory warning for the air bag. Maybe...

Yep factory warning for the air bag. Maybe able to have it turned off if you can find someone with a tek2 scanner that can change options in the computer. Most dealers wont do it though...
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 02-02-2015, 03:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 213
Posted By dawson1112
Well the traction control does not cause and...

Well the traction control does not cause and engine to stall out, it basically just kills power by turning off spark/fuel momentarily to half the injectors/coils.

Have the codes...
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 02-02-2015, 03:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 145
Posted By dawson1112
Its hard to hear , but sounds like typical timing...

Its hard to hear , but sounds like typical timing chain rattle. Does it do this even after the engine is completely warmed up? The timing chain tensioners are hydraulic and work off of...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 01-31-2015, 11:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 279
Posted By dawson1112
Well Obviously if he removed the check engine...

Well Obviously if he removed the check engine light you cant use it to flash the codes, but a simple multi meter or test light can perform the same function as the cel for testing purposes.

...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 01-31-2015, 07:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 217
Posted By dawson1112
The first thing we need to find out is whether...

The first thing we need to find out is whether the car is loosing fuel or spark.
As soon as it dies and wont restart, check fuel pressure at the rail. And check for spark at one of the...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 01-29-2015, 07:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 279
Posted By dawson1112
KOEO/KOER test for codes. Clean...

KOEO/KOER test for codes.



Clean or replace your Idle air control. Clean your MAF , and then perform a base idle relearn. I would just clean the above mentioned items and then go...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 01-28-2015, 06:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 444
Posted By dawson1112
KOEO/KOER check for codes Maf does not...

KOEO/KOER check for codes

Maf does not need to be calibrated unless you upgrade to larger fuel injectors.
New throttle body will require base idle reset/relearn.
Forum: 4.6L General Discussion 01-22-2015, 06:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 568
Posted By dawson1112
Eh considering how the trans am in that time era...

Eh considering how the trans am in that time era drives, Id stick with the GT.
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 01-20-2015, 09:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 315
Posted By dawson1112
Yea I think I would have taken it up to the local...

Yea I think I would have taken it up to the local hardware store and matched it out of there bins of thousands of bolts, then promptly throw it as far as I can out into a field lol.
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 01-20-2015, 02:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 315
Posted By dawson1112
You don't plan on reusing that bolt do you? If...

You don't plan on reusing that bolt do you? If it was me Id take it out and just go and buy a new one.
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 01-19-2015, 02:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 194
Posted By dawson1112
Check your fuel pressure at the rail. Sounds...

Check your fuel pressure at the rail. Sounds like the fuel filter is bad or the fuel pump is failing. They typically need at least 34psi to start, it may run with a little prime but wont be...
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