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Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang Yesterday, 05:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 116
Posted By dawson1112
gt40 set up like that with a decent cam will get...

gt40 set up like that with a decent cam will get you in the 12s so long as your tires will hold the pavement.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang Yesterday, 04:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 116
Posted By dawson1112
Even with a really good exhaust upgrade and the...

Even with a really good exhaust upgrade and the gt40 heads/intake, your only gonna see about 240-245 hp right around where a stock cobra would be. That's only 30 HP more than stock gts of that year. ...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang Yesterday, 01:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 116
Posted By dawson1112
The cobra intake is a slight upgrade from the...

The cobra intake is a slight upgrade from the stock GT intake. Aside from looking better its the same performance wise as bolting on a gt40 intake from an explorer.

It will net you...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 03-23-2015, 11:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 133
Posted By dawson1112
I agree orange , pinging detonation would likely...

I agree orange , pinging detonation would likely be very pronounced if it was an octane issue. And a very bad situation especially on those particular years 94/95.

And yes surely the...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 03-22-2015, 09:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 133
Posted By dawson1112
Wait , you don't have any 02 sensors? You...

Wait , you don't have any 02 sensors? You have to have 02 sensors or the car will never run correctly.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 03-22-2015, 07:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 133
Posted By dawson1112
Make sure all the plug wires are secure on the...

Make sure all the plug wires are secure on the plugs or that none of them has laid against the header or gotten burned. At night open the hood and look for arcing from the plugs and wires.

...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 03-18-2015, 11:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 88
Posted By dawson1112
Sounds to me like you misplaced a spacer behind...

Sounds to me like you misplaced a spacer behind first gear and its catching the case. Youll have to pull the tail housing and shift fork plate and make sure the first gear is not making contact...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 03-16-2015, 08:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 97
Posted By dawson1112
Its been awhile but I think the last time I put a...

Its been awhile but I think the last time I put a newer t5 in that didn't have the NSS I just left it unplugged. I think that circuit needs to be open.

I may be wrong Id have to get...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 03-10-2015, 05:10 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 116
Posted By dawson1112
One needs a pretty long wire to check for spark...

One needs a pretty long wire to check for spark at the door hinge. That is a lot of resistance and spark will be weak. If you have spark and you have at least 34 psi fuel pressure and the car...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 03-09-2015, 05:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 124
Posted By dawson1112
Hissing is likely a pressure line or fitting,...

Hissing is likely a pressure line or fitting, possibly a kink in one of the hoses.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 02-25-2015, 04:57 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 543
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, 04:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 543
Posted By dawson1112
Please start your own threads !

Please start your own threads !
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 02-23-2015, 08:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 543
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, 09:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 193
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, 06:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 193
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, 06:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 159
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, 06:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 205
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, 05:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 281
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, 07:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 281
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, 02:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 281
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, 06:52 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 876
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, 02:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 156
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, 05:46 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 876
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, 02:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 152
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, 02:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 155
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...
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