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Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang Today, 06:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 148
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Arms are the same between 87-98. The 99-04 have...

Arms are the same between 87-98. The 99-04 have 14mm bolts instead of 12mm on one end, I think axle end.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 04-14-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 177
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
I usually slide a large flatblade screwdriver...

I usually slide a large flatblade screwdriver between the shaft and seal and then pry against the EDGE of the shaft to pop the seal out. DO NOT pry on the shaft where the seal rides or it will leak....
Forum: 5.0L General Discussion 04-10-2015, 04:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 678
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Dont remember any hose issues. That radiator...

Dont remember any hose issues. That radiator developed a leak at one of the tubes where it when into the left tank. I got a new one from Griffin when I rebuilt the car over the last two years. It has...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 04-06-2015, 07:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 132
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
I want to say they flare nuts are 7/16" and 1/2"...

I want to say they flare nuts are 7/16" and 1/2" but its been so long since I did mine I cant remember. The aftermarket adjustable proportioning valves usually have 1/8" npt plugs in them that...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 03-24-2015, 07:48 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,297
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
The lines are on the egr spacer not the throttle...

The lines are on the egr spacer not the throttle body. Aftermarket egr plates have the lines unless its just a spacer to act as a throttle cable bracket holder.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 03-13-2015, 03:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 119
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
You did install the o2 sensors back right? seems...

You did install the o2 sensors back right? seems stupid but a lot of people over look that. Also if you put an adjustable regulator on it then you need a gauge to check the pressure. Might be too low.
Forum: 5.0L General Discussion 03-13-2015, 07:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 174
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Did you try doing a base idle reset after...

Did you try doing a base idle reset after replacing the valve? If not google it and youll find articles about it.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 03-06-2015, 02:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 123
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Where they go into the head is either a 3/8"-16...

Where they go into the head is either a 3/8"-16 or 7/16"-14 depending on the bolt hole. As far as the length goes im not totally sure since they vary. They should be around 1.5-2". The power steering...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 03-02-2015, 05:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 153
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Id say they are the same. I know the one in my 93...

Id say they are the same. I know the one in my 93 had wires and fuses for a convertible top in it, and the car's a hatchback. The other harnesses on the car are more than likely different though....
Forum: 5.0L General Discussion 02-20-2015, 01:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 269
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Cant personally speak on those, but when it comes...

Cant personally speak on those, but when it comes to parts, especially engine parts, you get what you pay for. Ive got an Accufab throttle body and Trick Flow R series intake on my car and they are...
Forum: Off Topic 02-13-2015, 04:39 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 770
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
True but nobody wants to watch small horsepower...

True but nobody wants to watch small horsepower cars like that when youve got youtube.
Forum: Off Topic 02-13-2015, 04:13 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 770
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
You can tell it staged by all the lights around...

You can tell it staged by all the lights around the race. Look at it this way, if that were actual street racing (illegal, hiding from cops) do you think they would have that many trailers just...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 02-05-2015, 11:08 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,060
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
I work for a Honda dealer and I can say that yes...

I work for a Honda dealer and I can say that yes the dealer makes the most money off service. Yes there are crooked dealerships, writers, and techs. We have a tech here who went through the trash to...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 02-02-2015, 11:17 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 916
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
If I were to take a guess, id say your issue is...

If I were to take a guess, id say your issue is with code 14. Iif the computer cant see an ignition signal it wont fire the plugs. Look into that. One thing that comes to mind to try, is when the car...
Forum: Speed Density/Carb/SSP section 01-31-2015, 03:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 152
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
I dont think the vert windshields fit. The...

I dont think the vert windshields fit. The hatchback and coupe windshields are interchangeable from 79-93. only difference is the black trim on the glass is different from certain years.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 01-14-2015, 06:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 270
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
No, dash frame is different also. The column...

No, dash frame is different also. The column became a non tilt column for all cars when the airbag came in and of course the steering wheel changed to reflect that. The trim around the gauges changed...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 01-08-2015, 05:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 270
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
I think it would work. May have to change some...

I think it would work. May have to change some wiring. The 93 dash will have to be used with the 93 frame also. The 87-89 and 90-93 frames are different due to the addition of the airbag. Id think...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 01-07-2015, 12:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 429
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Heard guys doing it but they are drag motors that...

Heard guys doing it but they are drag motors that have been poured and girdled all up. Id just buy a dart block and be done with it though instead of wasting time and money doing that.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 01-07-2015, 12:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 288
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Check the salt and pepper shakers. There was a...

Check the salt and pepper shakers. There was a recall on them for the later year cars. Supposedly they dont make good contact and the fix was some short piggy back connecters. I recently took the...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 01-07-2015, 10:31 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,312
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Welcome to the club. Got mine back in 2012....

Welcome to the club. Got mine back in 2012. Grabber Blue Boss #448 (I think, might be #488). Car is a blast but a whole nother animal compared to my Foxbody. Ill say this though putting headers on it...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 12-22-2014, 07:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 517
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Ive got the a4's in mine. Love them. They dont...

Ive got the a4's in mine. Love them. They dont feel as good as the Recaros in the Boss but they are still very nice.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 12-12-2014, 09:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 807
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Cant speak much for the dag setup. My brother...

Cant speak much for the dag setup. My brother just got a MM setup for drag racing but I dont know what his specs are. Mine is also MM but mine is set up for road racing. Ive got some 10-325 springs...
Forum: Off Topic 12-10-2014, 02:54 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 483
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Not sure on that one but some of those bmws have...

Not sure on that one but some of those bmws have to have a new battery programed to the car. Stupid huh.
Forum: 5.0L General Discussion 12-08-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,767
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
I saw were some people were saying the pushrods...

I saw were some people were saying the pushrods can be like that on the trick flow heads. Mine came out to be 7.000 and 7.050 with the 11r heads. I think the exhaust was the .050 longer one.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 12-01-2014, 04:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 252
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
It might be close. A lot of the fitment stuff has...

It might be close. A lot of the fitment stuff has to do with the colors. I know the 90-93 have different quarters than the 87-89 but not sure about the 86. The body's are similar enough that the...
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