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Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) Yesterday, 01:29 PM
Replies: 41
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Posted By guitarman376
I will slowly try and update this thread...

I will slowly try and update this thread throughout the intake/carb swap process. I am slowly "blacking out" my engine bay, so I am painting the intake and some small items black. So far it has come...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-19-2015, 02:25 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 642
Posted By guitarman376
Well I know my motor is all 69' components and...

Well I know my motor is all 69' components and that it has an unknown cam (paperwork/p# lost). Cam is extremely streetable and maybe stock. No lumpy idle at all but seems to work well with given...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-19-2015, 12:40 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 642
Posted By guitarman376
Summit Carb Edelbrock Performer RPM intake 4...

Summit Carb
Edelbrock Performer RPM intake
4 hole 1/2" carb spacer
2 carb gaskets
carb stud kit
carb fuel feed line kit
secondary spring kit
permatex black gasket maker
gasgacinch
intake...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-19-2015, 12:34 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 642
Posted By guitarman376
Yea I just like the way instruments demand your...

Yea I just like the way instruments demand your attention and focus. I like mental stimulation, but I have no god-given music talent so there's that. I jam with an american strat and a budget ibanez...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-18-2015, 11:26 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 642
Posted By guitarman376
What is the name of those ball sockets and where...

What is the name of those ball sockets and where can I find one? Yes I am a guitar player, more for hobby than anything but I do love it (not as much as cars). I think I will be ordering parts...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-17-2015, 02:04 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 642
Posted By guitarman376
Oh and the carb does have a pcv vacuum port!...

Oh and the carb does have a pcv vacuum port! http://static.summitracing.com/global/images/instructions/sum-carb%20instr.pdf
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-17-2015, 01:47 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 642
Posted By guitarman376
Barnett I have the factory style oil cap with...

Barnett I have the factory style oil cap with vent hose to the air cleaner, I was planning on not changing this breathing style with the new setup because my drop base air cleaner should work on the...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-17-2015, 01:26 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 642
Posted By guitarman376
slem: the summit (holley based) 600cfm vac...

slem: the summit (holley based) 600cfm vac secondary carb is extremely street friendly and I have read nothing but good reviews on them for a street carb. Not my definition of a big carb.....Like I...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-16-2015, 12:55 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 642
Posted By guitarman376
Barnett: the spacer is more for heat dissipation...

Barnett: the spacer is more for heat dissipation than anything... I could run a small one but then still have the decision how to hook up pcv... I was going to do a 1/2" spacer and buy a threaded...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-15-2015, 12:20 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 642
Posted By guitarman376
Ok so I will go with the performer rpm intake,...

Ok so I will go with the performer rpm intake, and do these gaskets look good?
http://www.summitracing.com/parts/fel-1262s3

Thanks for the steps you listed barnett. I am supposed to run washers...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-14-2015, 01:25 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 642
Posted By guitarman376
To anyone reading this thread if you see anything...

To anyone reading this thread if you see anything I am forgetting or you can recommend a set of intake gaskets let me know. I think I am going to try the method of coating both sides of the intake...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-14-2015, 01:19 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 642
Posted By guitarman376
Well I didn't even bother measuring with the...

Well I didn't even bother measuring with the stock setup, because I know I want to kiss the iron manifold goodbye. Mainly with this swap I am concerned about getting the kickdown cable if needed
(...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-14-2015, 12:53 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 642
Posted By guitarman376
No one here has done an intake swap? And I was...

No one here has done an intake swap? And I was also considering a performer rpm intake if that is better barnett... the stealth, performer rpm, and summit brand intake are all very similar.
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-13-2015, 08:56 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 642
Posted By guitarman376
Barnett I know you can answer some of my...

Barnett I know you can answer some of my questions too...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-13-2015, 08:40 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 642
Posted By guitarman376
I didn't know a Weiand Stealth counts as a hi...

I didn't know a Weiand Stealth counts as a hi rise intake...everything I've read about dual plane intakes says these two are best for street cars. I have even read that they fit under the stock hood....
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-13-2015, 05:11 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 642
Posted By guitarman376
Intake and Carb Swap

Since I just figured out that my fuel leak is because the engine builder stripped the original carb inlet threads, I am using this as an excuse to do a 4bbl and intake swap. If it's relevant I have a...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-04-2015, 07:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 468
Posted By guitarman376
In an effort not to thread-abandon: I removed my...

In an effort not to thread-abandon: I removed my steering column for the first time, which was suprisingly easy, and trimmed the small tube that extends towards the rag joint. Now there is no...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-04-2015, 05:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 90
Posted By guitarman376
Thanks Starfury

Thanks Starfury
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-04-2015, 05:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 90
Posted By guitarman376
Fuel Pump Gasket

The only leak on my car comes from the oil pressure sending unit, which I will be replacing with a fitting for a mechanical oil pressure gauge. To expedite this, I am going to remove my fuel pump to...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-04-2015, 05:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 301
Posted By guitarman376
Don't know what bailing wire has to do with this....

Don't know what bailing wire has to do with this. Like I said you wouldn't notice it's there unless you're under the car, and this idea is based on gaiters (which I'm sure you've heard of) which are...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-02-2015, 11:19 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 301
Posted By guitarman376
Yes, in dark gray you hardly notice its there....

Yes, in dark gray you hardly notice its there. Keeping debris and dirt away from leaves is easy now, and I can lube them without making a mess because the lubricant stays inside with the leafs. Since...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-01-2015, 03:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 468
Posted By guitarman376
I wanted to give a quick update to this thread....

I wanted to give a quick update to this thread. So I finally got the borgeson box centered and installed, but now it is apparent I will have to pull steering column out in order to trim the end off...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-01-2015, 11:27 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 301
Posted By guitarman376
I solved the problem by cleaning between the...

I solved the problem by cleaning between the leafs with brake cleaner and spraying in silicone lubricant with teflon. Then I wrapped up the springs with electrical tape creating gaitors. Now I will...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 04-29-2015, 11:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 301
Posted By guitarman376
Today I discovered that my leafs themselves are...

Today I discovered that my leafs themselves are causing the squeeking. I am in no mood to disassemble leafsprings so I will be spraying them and possibly wrapping them. Anyone know what's used to...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 04-29-2015, 12:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 301
Posted By guitarman376
I'm using rubber bushings, so there's no reason...

I'm using rubber bushings, so there's no reason for it to squeek so much. I will try silicone lubricant and use lock nuts to incrementally tighten. I hope its not coming from between the leafs. I had...
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