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Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 05-25-2015, 03:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 103
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Hard to tell from that picture but from what I...

Hard to tell from that picture but from what I remember on my 93 that wire stays on the clock spring. There should be a bunch of little wires in the wheel behind the airbag connected to the switches...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 05-23-2015, 02:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 100
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Not sure on the vert size but I do believe those...

Not sure on the vert size but I do believe those and the coupe one are shorter than the hatch. Plus the hatch has the slit rear seats also. I think the coupe and vert rear seats are the same. Might...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 05-22-2015, 09:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 180
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
What kind of dizzy is it? I had an accel one that...

What kind of dizzy is it? I had an accel one that worked fine on my stock motor. When we put it into my brother's stock motor it didnt. When we tightened the bolt down the shaft would spin so much...
Forum: GT S197 General Discussion 05-15-2015, 09:19 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,384
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Me personally Id go the GT route. Ive got 13 Boss...

Me personally Id go the GT route. Ive got 13 Boss and I wanted that car so bad because of the old 69 Boss 429s, love those cars and that's what got me into mustangs. When the new 5.0 came out I...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 05-07-2015, 04:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 136
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Yeah all the small wires with the exception of...

Yeah all the small wires with the exception of the 90 degree one go on the battery side of the relay. to check a fuse link you look for melted/crinkled looking wire insulation between the heat shrink...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 05-04-2015, 10:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 136
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Be sure you have all the wires connected back to...

Be sure you have all the wires connected back to the correct side of the starter relay. If you have them all connected check the fuse links next to the eyelets.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 04-21-2015, 06:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 302
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: 249
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: 765
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: 141
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: 1,372
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: 140
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: 189
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: 135
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: 173
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: 294
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: 801
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: 801
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: 1,103
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: 1,063
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: 169
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: 277
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: 277
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: 436
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: 324
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...
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