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Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-27-2015, 11:21 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 1,938
Posted By Gun Jam
Were you able to identify the problem with...

Were you able to identify the problem with certainty? Have you come to a conclusion?

-Gun
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-25-2015, 12:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 158
Posted By Gun Jam
awesome thanks for the input! -Gun

awesome thanks for the input!

-Gun
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-24-2015, 11:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 158
Posted By Gun Jam
Windage tray...worth it?

This is vaguely related to the water pump replacement that I'm doing.

They seem like a good idea but theory aside if I choose to install one it would be the canton setup.

They all require...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-23-2015, 11:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 182
Posted By Gun Jam
I dont recall...seems I got them in a reasonable...

I dont recall...seems I got them in a reasonable amount of time
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-23-2015, 04:21 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 489
Posted By Gun Jam
I decided against one for now simply because of...

I decided against one for now simply because of installation hassel

The 35gpm pumps are too long and will hit my electric fan

The 55gpm pumps should fit but are almost 600. I dont like the idea...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-22-2015, 07:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 489
Posted By Gun Jam
I considered the electric setups they look...

I considered the electric setups they look awesome...Good to know they are reliable too. The cost isn't that bad but dont feel like spending a week at this time to get it properly set up. maybe in...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-22-2015, 03:20 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 489
Posted By Gun Jam
I even try to not let belt tension become...

I even try to not let belt tension become excessive. I think its probably a cheep reman.

Do you remember if you got the standard or high volume one?

Did it require any special bolt lengths?
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-22-2015, 10:23 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 489
Posted By Gun Jam
No its starting to fail. Water is being forced...

No its starting to fail. Water is being forced out of the weep hole...Its got maybe another 1000 miles of service life a best probably much less.

What brand is your WP Boogie?


The flowkooler...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-22-2015, 01:05 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 489
Posted By Gun Jam
Its a non brand. I think I got it from O really's...

Its a non brand. I think I got it from O really's im sure it got some kind of brand name but its not on the pump that I can see.

This one would fit great, has back plate...but its high volume....
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-22-2015, 12:06 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 489
Posted By Gun Jam
water pump replacement suggestions

Hello

Ive been using sort of cheep water pumps that you can pick up at like O'Really? autoparts. They do okay for the price but fail often enough. The one ive got now is fixing to take a pretty...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-21-2015, 10:00 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 1,938
Posted By Gun Jam
you're kidding me right? And welcome to...

you're kidding me right?

And welcome to mustang forums.

In case you are not.. click here.http://mustangforums.com/forum/classic-mustangs-tech-16/

Click new thread at the top of the page...so...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-21-2015, 07:07 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 1,938
Posted By Gun Jam
does it appear to be behaving now? as in staying...

does it appear to be behaving now? as in staying within acceptable temp range or can you not tell at this point?

-Gun
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-21-2015, 10:36 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 1,938
Posted By Gun Jam
Yeah it would be easy to lose 3qts in few seconds...

Yeah it would be easy to lose 3qts in few seconds if it get hot enough to pop the cap. But if its running okay now (we haven't really established that yet lets just say its better) if it had proper...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-21-2015, 01:04 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 1,938
Posted By Gun Jam
After the test drive ideally the water level...

After the test drive ideally the water level should just be above the core say no more than 1/2" it should maintain this level for a very long period of time. Mark the water height in the overflow...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-20-2015, 09:24 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 1,938
Posted By Gun Jam
A half gallon is almost of concern but the...

A half gallon is almost of concern but the question is will it take more after a 5 min run....if it was full a week ago and you are now able to add 3/4 or more gallon that maybe an issue.

Run it...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-19-2015, 11:05 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 1,938
Posted By Gun Jam
too often we over look the most basic...

too often we over look the most basic requirements and end up playing this game. Water in the reservoir dont count in my book. I would like to know how much it takes to get above the cores. With that...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-19-2015, 11:00 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 1,938
Posted By Gun Jam
I was being serious...If its just below the core...

I was being serious...If its just below the core say 1 qt then its okay but if its 3/4 gallon low then we must ask...where's it going!!

To the OP buy a gallon of distilled water and pour it in let...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-19-2015, 10:49 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 1,938
Posted By Gun Jam
so where's the water at? How much would you...

so where's the water at?

How much would you have to add so it was 1/2" to 1" above the metal slats (cores)
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-14-2015, 10:32 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 1,938
Posted By Gun Jam
thats about where mine runs. I installed a...

thats about where mine runs.

I installed a real temp gauge and found that to be about 198F middle is about 210...Doesnt mean its the same in your case.

-Gun
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-11-2015, 12:17 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 515
Posted By Gun Jam
Sometimes oil pan leaks are really valve cover...

Sometimes oil pan leaks are really valve cover leaks that seep down and make a huge mess...check along the seam of the valve cover gaskets for bunt oil on the headers and oil accumulation under the...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-10-2015, 12:26 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,720
Posted By Gun Jam
I found the 2:80 to be an okay match for the c4...

I found the 2:80 to be an okay match for the c4 with no OD.....No good with a T5 3:80/4:11 are good for that.

-Gun
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-08-2015, 11:06 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,720
Posted By Gun Jam
c4 green dots I Imagine.... white dot is 2/3...

c4 green dots I Imagine....

white dot is 2/3 it eliminates 1st gear for low traction environments
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-07-2015, 07:44 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,720
Posted By Gun Jam
yep probably a good indicator of incorrect float...

yep probably a good indicator of incorrect float level. I found the edelbrock / afb style carbs were more prone to this than a holley 4150 style. I was never able to get the AFBs to really work well...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-04-2015, 01:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 138
Posted By Gun Jam
Check output to the bulb socket see if the meter...

Check output to the bulb socket see if the meter says its 12v.... If yes then...

With the bulb plugged in and running check volts (maybe from the back of the connector) and see if there is serious...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-03-2015, 11:06 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 660
Posted By Gun Jam
35 buck KYBs are not near as nice as the M/B. Ive...

35 buck KYBs are not near as nice as the M/B. Ive had both If I had known about the M/Bs at the time I could have saved a 140 bucks (35*4) Despite being significantly softer the M/B provide...
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