Go Back   MustangForums.com > Search Forums
Sign in using an external account
Register Forgot Password?
Search


Welcome to Mustang Forums!
Welcome to Mustang Forums.

You are currently viewing our forum as a guest, which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our community, at no cost, you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is free, fast and simple, so please join our community today!


Showing results 1 to 25 of 495
Search took 0.32 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Derf00
Forum: S197 Handling Section Yesterday, 01:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 680
Posted By Derf00
Glad you got it figured out Robert. ;) This...

Glad you got it figured out Robert. ;)

This isn't directed to you since you took the advice but:

This is an excellent example why good-n-tight isn't always good enough.

Given how difficult...
Forum: Off Topic 04-23-2015, 02:22 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 277
Posted By Derf00
+1000 on this, in fact, stay at hotel that offers...

+1000 on this, in fact, stay at hotel that offers an in-room safe and keep your copies there, not just in your luggage.

I don't know about exchange rates out of the ATM, most U.S. banks and credit...
Forum: Off Topic 04-23-2015, 02:14 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 277
Posted By Derf00
Munich Germany...awesome weather, food, beer, and...

Munich Germany...awesome weather, food, beer, and people. Frankfurt is too industrial. Torcy france, right next to Paris is good and not nearly as expensive or stuck up as Paris proper. Lots of stuff...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 04-22-2015, 05:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 144
Posted By Derf00
Front and rear sway bars, struts/shocks and...

Front and rear sway bars, struts/shocks and springs, front bumper and upper/lower grill with fog light assembly, interior headlight switch if you pull the upper grill with lights, rear bumper if you...
Forum: The New S550 2015 Mustang 04-22-2015, 05:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 116
Posted By Derf00
So you posted this from the future!? (It's...

So you posted this from the future!? (It's Thursday there...) How is the future sir? Are there flying cars and teleporters??

Can't speak about the right hand drive version. Kinda sucks that Holden...
Forum: 4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang 04-21-2015, 02:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 142
Posted By Derf00
the only way to really diagnose the system is...

the only way to really diagnose the system is with a manifold gauge set. $60-100 at just about any parts store or Harbor Freight. The compressor is a typical failure point for older cars/trucks.
...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 04-17-2015, 03:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 543
Posted By Derf00
Different area, different dealer. Not all are the...

Different area, different dealer. Not all are the same. The one I normally go to I would have no issue taking it to them...others in others areas I've lived or one close to me currently. Fug no.
...
Forum: S197 Handling Section 04-17-2015, 03:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 310
Posted By Derf00
I drive spirited all the time and have never...

I drive spirited all the time and have never chunked tires like that. That's tire damage from running over something or dry rot.

OP, how does the tread where it meets the sidewall look? The...
Forum: 4.6L V8 Technical Discussions 04-17-2015, 02:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 190
Posted By Derf00
I don't think what the shop did vs what ford does...

I don't think what the shop did vs what ford does for programming the PCM is the same.

The PCM needs the vin number of a manual car to create the baseline tune file that the car needs. Without it,...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 04-16-2015, 02:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 374
Posted By Derf00
Yeah..save now spend later...and keep spending to...

Yeah..save now spend later...and keep spending to fix stuff that breaks from just wear-n-tear.
Forum: 3.7L V6 Technical Discussions 04-14-2015, 02:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 451
Posted By Derf00
The 6.7 0-60 mph is very weak for a 3.7L. With...

The 6.7 0-60 mph is very weak for a 3.7L. With the proper launch/driving technique it should be easily hitting sub 6 second marks and that's in completely stock form. Practice makes perfect.

If...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 04-13-2015, 02:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 166
Posted By Derf00
Yes, when turning over you should be getting gas...

Yes, when turning over you should be getting gas unless the diaphragm arm of the pump (not the diaphragm) is broken or unless you have a plug somewhere upstream from the pump.

Do you have one of...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 04-13-2015, 02:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 245
Posted By Derf00
not common.

not common.
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 04-10-2015, 01:21 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 959
Posted By Derf00
Spark plugs....dump the stock two piece plugs and...

Spark plugs....dump the stock two piece plugs and go with a one-piece cooler plug for FI...

Autolite HT0 seems to be the brand/plug of choice but I don't know if they are one-piece.
Forum: New Member Area 04-08-2015, 02:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 182
Posted By Derf00
yeah, that' a 2013/2014. You can tell because the...

yeah, that' a 2013/2014. You can tell because the tail lights are factory smoked and have the dropped in center vs those of the 2010-2012 that were more flat, untinted and were...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 04-08-2015, 02:17 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 730
Posted By Derf00
The only times I've come across gook like that is...

The only times I've come across gook like that is when two types of incompatible antifreeze are mixed together or there was oil mixed in... with the coolants specifically the Dexcool (GM orange...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 04-08-2015, 01:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 485
Posted By Derf00
if the pump isn't priming, it's not getting...

if the pump isn't priming, it's not getting power. Check the fuel pump inertia switch to see if resetting it doesn't fix the problem. Next things I'd check are the fuse and relay, then the...
Forum: V6 S197 General Discussion 04-07-2015, 02:51 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,653
Posted By Derf00
+1...same sentiment from me. It has nothing to do...

+1...same sentiment from me. It has nothing to do with being a Mustang enthusiast or not. It has to do with how you deal with being upset will dictate how you are treated and ultimately what the...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 04-07-2015, 02:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 500
Posted By Derf00
When you get around to replacing it, there may be...

When you get around to replacing it, there may be an actuator door calibration procedure you may have to run. It's like that for 05-10 don't know about 11+.

Found it, yep there is one for 2011+...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 04-07-2015, 02:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 369
Posted By Derf00
Use a handheld scanner that plugs into the OBDII...

Use a handheld scanner that plugs into the OBDII Port and reads actual engine data to get a reading of the coolant temp of the temp sensor itself. If that reading doesn't' make sense then that sensor...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 04-06-2015, 02:29 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 819
Posted By Derf00
Let him find the problem for you...rebuild from...

Let him find the problem for you...rebuild from there addressing the issue.

Balancing the piston assemblies is not that expensive and certainly a lot less (from a preventative standpoint) than...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 04-06-2015, 02:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 274
Posted By Derf00
http://www.gaudinautoparts.com/oe-ford/yf1z9b448jb...

http://www.gaudinautoparts.com/oe-ford/yf1z9b448jb

interwebs search...

Expensive fugger but it's emissions. Looks to be about the same price no matter where you find it.

Verify it's the...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 04-05-2015, 08:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 565
Posted By Derf00
no time for research yet time to come on here and...

no time for research yet time to come on here and complain. Yup, obvious...

Sucks that your ford dealer sucks and if I were in your shoes, I wouldn't be buying another Ford either. Hopefully they...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 04-05-2015, 10:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 170
Posted By Derf00
99-01 v6 mustangs usually get passenger side...

99-01 v6 mustangs usually get passenger side leaky exhaust manifolds where the manifold meets the exhaust flange on the manifold side. If that is cracked it will throw throw the air/fuel ratio off...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 04-02-2015, 02:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 565
Posted By Derf00
Funny....if you felt that way (dealer monkey's...

Funny....if you felt that way (dealer monkey's and damage), why bother taking it to the dealer in the first place? Take it to a shop and simply pay to have the repairs done....

Sorry I find it...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 495

 
Forum Jump
Advertising

Featured Sponsors
Vendor Directory
New Sponsors
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:33 AM.

© Internet Brands, Inc.


This forum is owned and operated by Internet Brands, Inc., a Delaware corporation. It is not authorized or endorsed by the Ford Motor Company and is not affiliated with the Ford Motor Company or its related companies in any way. Ford® is a registered trademark of the Ford Motor Company
Emails Backup