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Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-23-2015, 08:26 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 76
Posted By ajzride
For bolt in your options are limited. Most modern...

For bolt in your options are limited. Most modern seats sit much higher and require seat pan modifications. I have S2000 seats and had to cut the seat pan down to 1/4 inch. Fox body and 2000ish...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-12-2015, 04:31 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 611
Posted By ajzride
68 has quite a bit more room than a 65 does for a...

68 has quite a bit more room than a 65 does for a 351w. Removing the towers is not neccessary. But if I had it to do over agai. I would go with a 302 block or move the towers. It's such a pain to...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-09-2015, 08:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 239
Posted By ajzride
Just for troubleshooting, ground the frame of the...

Just for troubleshooting, ground the frame of the solenoid to the block using a temporary jumper wire. That will tell you if it is the ground on the solenoid. If it is not the ground on the...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-08-2015, 08:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 239
Posted By ajzride
The battery negative should go straight to the...

The battery negative should go straight to the block, not the chassis. Then from the block to the chassis. The starter grounds agains the block, so you need your battery grounded there as well.
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 04-20-2015, 07:57 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 611
Posted By ajzride
I have a 351w based motor in my 65. It is really...

I have a 351w based motor in my 65. It is really tight, but certainly can be down. You typically need a bracket to drop the steering linkage down about an inch to clear the headers. Headmen sells...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 04-14-2015, 05:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 254
Posted By ajzride
Everyone here has given some great input. Just...

Everyone here has given some great input. Just to put things in a perspective. It would be pretty much impossible to put together a classic mustang with a coyote for under 30K-40K, and that would...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 04-08-2015, 12:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 167
Posted By ajzride
Those are two different animals. I had a few...

Those are two different animals. I had a few stingrays before, and I can say beyond a shadow of a doubt, I would not choose a corvette as my first car to restore.

A) They are harder to work on...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 03-18-2015, 09:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 229
Posted By ajzride
The best option is to mount the seatbelt to the...

The best option is to mount the seatbelt to the roof, and ignore the shoulder belt slot in the seat. I've been down this road with my S2000 seats. Buy a set of shoulder belts which have a built in...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 03-05-2015, 08:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,238
Posted By ajzride
I believe the build thread is here: ...

I believe the build thread is here:

http://forums.vintage-mustang.com/vintage-mustang-forum/663780-awd-mustang-1968-convertible-build.html
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-20-2015, 07:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 267
Posted By ajzride
I have the unisteer. No complaints and it has...

I have the unisteer. No complaints and it has tons of room for clearance.
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 12-17-2014, 11:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 379
Posted By ajzride
The TCP rack is hands down the nicest rack on the...

The TCP rack is hands down the nicest rack on the market. The unisteer is the second best rack in my opinion. it is about 90% as nice at around half the price. I have the unisteer in mustang and...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 11-25-2014, 10:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 522
Posted By ajzride
Cheapest Way ...

Cheapest Way

http://forums.vintage-mustang.com/vintage-mustang-forum/632742-diy-led-tail-lights-my-65-mustang.html

Support a fellow hobbits way:
...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 11-25-2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 522
Posted By ajzride
Are sequential blinkers important to you?

Are sequential blinkers important to you?
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 11-03-2014, 07:20 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 12,678
Posted By ajzride
I used to be the same way, but since I've been...

I used to be the same way, but since I've been working to help develop some of these parts (CAD work and 3D printing prototypes), I really understand what goes into making them, and all the time and...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 11-03-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 12,678
Posted By ajzride
The stuff to move the door handle comes with the...

The stuff to move the door handle comes with the door panels from Mustangs to Fear. It was super easy to do. Just undo the three bolts, , screw in their adapter plate, hook up the new arm they...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 11-03-2014, 02:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 721
Posted By ajzride
I can't imagine it can be done without major...

I can't imagine it can be done without major fabrication. The track width is different, the geometry is different, then weight is different. If it were easy lots of people would already be doing...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 11-01-2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 12,678
Posted By ajzride
Hmm Updates. Been working a lot on the...

Hmm Updates.

Been working a lot on the interior, still waiting on the hood. I got pictures of the first prototype today:
...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 09-21-2014, 10:07 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,709
Posted By ajzride
I thought I had issues with the chart. Turns out...

I thought I had issues with the chart. Turns out I paid of 4.75" of back spacing, but only received 4.5". Once I got a new set of rims I was in good shape.
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 08-10-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 807
Posted By ajzride
I used a spare window unit. Just put it on a 5...

I used a spare window unit. Just put it on a 5 gallon bucket right beside where I was sitting. It ain't like having an AC shop, but it will take you from 100 degrees down to 85 or so. Makes the...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 08-03-2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 423
Posted By ajzride
I'm pretty sure you will need an MII front end...

I'm pretty sure you will need an MII front end kit to fit the 3.8, I don't think it will squeeze in between the towers. By time you get everything ready for the 3.8 you could drop a 5.0 in for...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 07-16-2014, 10:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 789
Posted By ajzride
If you don't have your old bolts, run up to ACE...

If you don't have your old bolts, run up to ACE and buy 3 or 4 sizes that look close, then try them back. Take back the one's that don't fit and get more of the ones that do.

My ACE guys new me...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 07-10-2014, 10:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 541
Posted By ajzride
The short answer is you can swap almost any motor...

The short answer is you can swap almost any motor in you want, just depends on how deep your pockets are. anything from a used 289 to a 429 big block crate to a brand new coyote DOCH 5.0 will fit...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 06-08-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 460
Posted By ajzride
It might not be homemade, but it isn't ford...

It might not be homemade, but it isn't ford either. Probably done by a good hot rod shop.
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 06-04-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 457
Posted By ajzride
Get a starter with the solenoid built in. ...

Get a starter with the solenoid built in.



yep, run them in the fender well.



Look into a one wire alternator.
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-29-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 630
Posted By ajzride
Summit did warranty my cam after it failed break...

Summit did warranty my cam after it failed break in, but I had bought cam and lifters from them. If you didn't buy both wherever you got the cam, good luck.
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