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Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang Today, 06:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 112
Posted By dawson1112
Im sure you can check the field coil on each...

Im sure you can check the field coil on each injector with an ohm meter. I cant remember right off hand what the ohms should read but iirc they should all fall in the 16-17 ohm range. You...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang Yesterday, 07:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 78
Posted By dawson1112
So is the gauge not working at all? ...

So is the gauge not working at all?

Maybe its something at the sending unit that is wrong
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang Yesterday, 06:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 79
Posted By dawson1112
First thing you need to do is figure out why it...

First thing you need to do is figure out why it wont start. Whats it missing.

Fuel/spark/air/compression and it should start. One of those is missing.

Im guessing your missing...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 04-23-2015, 04:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 112
Posted By dawson1112
You can see if the injector is getting power with...

You can see if the injector is getting power with a light or meter as mentioned above. But that only tells you that you have power there.

The injector could simply have a bad...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 04-23-2015, 04:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 159
Posted By dawson1112
If you wanna know for sure what set of gears you...

If you wanna know for sure what set of gears you have then go out and jack the back wheels off the ground. Count the number of times the drive shaft rotates for 1 complete revolution of the back...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 04-22-2015, 06:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 159
Posted By dawson1112
wow my tach sits at about 2100 with 3.73s at...

wow my tach sits at about 2100 with 3.73s at 60mph. last car I had with 2.73s it ran about 1800 at 60. Maybe you got 4.30s
Forum: 5.0L General Discussion 04-21-2015, 03:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 174
Posted By dawson1112
I cant picture 200 bucks for a used computer ,...

I cant picture 200 bucks for a used computer , unless its a 93 cobra ecu. I sold one of those on ebay for 175. They are kinda hard to come by.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 04-21-2015, 03:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 90
Posted By dawson1112
Koeo/Koer ...

Koeo/Koer http://www.dfwmustangs.net/forums/showthread.php?t=7908


Youll find a code that may point to the problem,
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 04-20-2015, 06:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 159
Posted By dawson1112
Steeper gears, It changes the rotation of the...

Steeper gears, It changes the rotation of the rear wheels in relation to engine RPM...

2.73 gears means for every 2.73 revolutions of the drive shaft the rear wheels turn 1 full...
Forum: 5.0L General Discussion 04-19-2015, 07:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 177
Posted By dawson1112
Probly all just body work, and decals. Most...

Probly all just body work, and decals. Most likely looked like this at one time and someone removed the rear spoiler and body kit. As far as the boss sticker, I doubt they find a 302 boss to...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 04-17-2015, 05:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 117
Posted By dawson1112
If all these problems started to occur after the...

If all these problems started to occur after the accident, I would start to inspect wiring in all the locations that were repaired. Body shops are not always so tender when repairing bent...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 04-17-2015, 03:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 98
Posted By dawson1112
Sounds like a misfire to me, when was the last...

Sounds like a misfire to me, when was the last time the spark plugs/wires were changed?



IF its been running like that for a while more than likely that plug is fouled out...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 04-16-2015, 12:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 169
Posted By dawson1112
If it wont idle at 34 psi do a base idle reset

If it wont idle at 34 psi do a base idle reset
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 04-15-2015, 09:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 135
Posted By dawson1112
seems someone already put that dent in there to...

seems someone already put that dent in there to make it clear. Did you install new header gasket?
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 04-14-2015, 03:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 169
Posted By dawson1112
That really depends on the MAF , if you go back...

That really depends on the MAF , if you go back to 19s then you have to get a stock GT MAF. Kinda seems like your fuel pressure is a bit high, dial it back to 34-35 psi instead of 40. I ran...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 04-13-2015, 02:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 169
Posted By dawson1112
30s are fine as long as you have the correct MAF...

30s are fine as long as you have the correct MAF calibrated for them. What is the problem you are having?
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 04-13-2015, 12:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 147
Posted By dawson1112
Do you have underdrive pulleys ? Id start...

Do you have underdrive pulleys ?

Id start checking grounds.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 04-13-2015, 09:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 124
Posted By dawson1112
That smoke is probly just due to setting and...

That smoke is probly just due to setting and stuff dripped on the exhaust headers or mid pipe.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 04-13-2015, 09:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 135
Posted By dawson1112
You may have to raise that side of the engine up...

You may have to raise that side of the engine up a bit to get it out, long tubes are a pain sometimes.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 04-13-2015, 07:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 135
Posted By dawson1112
If the header is rubbing on the bell housing bolt...

If the header is rubbing on the bell housing bolt then they are probly a cheap knock off set of long tubes. They should not come into contact with the bell housing at all.

...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 04-13-2015, 07:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 124
Posted By dawson1112
3 years is a long time to sit, I think I would...

3 years is a long time to sit, I think I would have put a little oil down the cylinders, drain the old gas out of the tank.

I bet that knock your hearing is preignition knock...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 04-11-2015, 08:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 118
Posted By dawson1112
Im sure there is a fuse, and also a relay.

Im sure there is a fuse, and also a relay.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 04-11-2015, 05:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 153
Posted By dawson1112
Im pretty sure it wont fit under the stock strut...

Im pretty sure it wont fit under the stock strut brace , but it should clear the hood just fine. I had one on my 94 but I had a 1 inch spacer between the upper and lower intake. I had to...
Forum: 5.0L General Discussion 04-10-2015, 07:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 168
Posted By dawson1112
The single most cost effective way to give your...

The single most cost effective way to give your pony a bit more get up and go is to jump up to some 3.73 or 4.10 rear gears. If you can do them your self its a 200-250 dollar swap for the gears...
Forum: 5.0L General Discussion 04-08-2015, 02:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 132
Posted By dawson1112
Welcome to electronic fuel injection, its not...

Welcome to electronic fuel injection, its not just ford.

And Im not to concerned with things being spelled correctly, but for the love of humanity use some punctuation and paragraph. ...
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