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Forum: Ride Of The Month 07-03-2015, 07:49 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,618
Posted By jsimmonstx
Given the lack of participation, I find the...

Given the lack of participation, I find the "can't nominate your own car" restriction to be fairly absurd. Just sayin...
Forum: Members Mustangs 06-24-2015, 06:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 398
Posted By jsimmonstx
Mine was a daily too, until January of this year...

Mine was a daily too, until January of this year or so. I only had problems on really steep driveways. Speed bumps in the road/parking lots are okay as long as I take it easy.
Forum: Ride Of The Month 06-22-2015, 09:02 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,942
Posted By jsimmonstx
What the hell - I'll play... I nominate myself: ...

What the hell - I'll play... I nominate myself:

2012 Mustang V6-toV8 engine swap.
Forum: Members Mustangs 06-20-2015, 10:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 398
Posted By jsimmonstx
Thanks. Pretty much no inquiries regarding the...

Thanks. Pretty much no inquiries regarding the body kit or the hood. If you're thinking about getting the body kit, don't get the side scoops. They use cheap-ass vinyl inserts for the "grille". If...
Forum: Motor Swap Section 06-08-2015, 02:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 111
Posted By jsimmonstx
Could be your accelerator pump is sticking. Try...

Could be your accelerator pump is sticking. Try removing the plunger and cleaning it.

For future reference, I think you'll get a better response if you go to the VintageMustangForum (VMF).
Forum: Members Mustangs 06-03-2015, 01:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 398
Posted By jsimmonstx
2012 Mustang Retro-Mod

Was a base V6/auto...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qn5xtoIVdZU

Engine:
- 427 Windsor (last dyno run resulted in 439 rwhp, 454 rwtq)
- Dart block (9.5-inch deck, 4.25-inch bore, 4-bolt...
Forum: V6 S197 General Discussion 04-11-2015, 08:40 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 57,891
Posted By jsimmonstx
Hard to tell it *used* to be a V6: 427W S197...

Hard to tell it *used* to be a V6:

427W S197 Idling - YouTube
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 04-09-2015, 07:46 AM
Replies: 1,724
Views: 946,430
Posted By jsimmonstx
I have some ideas, but those faux caps are damned...

I have some ideas, but those faux caps are damned expensive for what they are, and I'd like to make a couple different ones.

My primary thought is a Cobra with 427 on the left and "Power By Ford"...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 04-09-2015, 05:35 AM
Replies: 1,724
Views: 946,430
Posted By jsimmonstx
427W S197 Idling - YouTube Was a 3.7...

427W S197 Idling - YouTube

Was a 3.7 V6/auto. Now:

- 427 windsor (Dart block, forged rotating assy, 10.5:1, Trickflow roller cam, AFR 205 heads, Edelbrock intake, QuickFuel Q850 carb, Accufab...
Forum: Motor Swap Section 12-31-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 228
Posted By jsimmonstx
600hp without a turbo and then add a turbo? ...

600hp without a turbo and then add a turbo?

0) Dart Sportsman block - it has five 4-bolt main caps. Be aware that you have to also buy an appropriate oil pan that will clear the front and rear...
Forum: Motor Swap Section 12-27-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 402
Posted By jsimmonstx
Yeah, a Windsor would be a better choice, and if...

Yeah, a Windsor would be a better choice, and if you want fuel injection, there are several nice aftermarket options available to you (F.A.S.T. appears to be the best, but I haven't really researched...
Forum: Motor Swap Section 12-25-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 402
Posted By jsimmonstx
If you're looking for more power, I'd go with a...

If you're looking for more power, I'd go with a stroked 351W. You won't have to change anything except maybe your exhaust (starting at the headers). There should be MANY online how-to's regarding...
Forum: Motor Swap Section 12-23-2014, 06:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 561
Posted By jsimmonstx
I googled it, and this is the first web page in...

I googled it, and this is the first web page in the returned search results.

http://www.427mustang.com/tag/351w-swap/

Here's the search results if that doesn't give you enough info:
...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 12-10-2014, 05:10 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 10,508
Posted By jsimmonstx
Because the OP asked them how much it would cost...

Because the OP asked them how much it would cost to put it back together. I was merely commenting on the charge and how it's pretty close to what it should be for the steps I listed.

If it were...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 12-09-2014, 05:27 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 10,508
Posted By jsimmonstx
Labor is $100-$120 (maybe more) per hour. The...

Labor is $100-$120 (maybe more) per hour. The bill would be for labor to take it apart, inspect it, and put it back together. $2000 is about right (if you go by current labor rates).

I think the...
Forum: Motor Swap Section 12-08-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 416
Posted By jsimmonstx
You can't (or at least shouldn't) rev a hydraulic...

You can't (or at least shouldn't) rev a hydraulic motor higher than 6500. The valve spring pressure won't be high enough to prevent valve float and the lifters themselves can collapse under high rpm....
Forum: Motor Swap Section 12-06-2014, 07:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 416
Posted By jsimmonstx
Building a 360 to 428 (that would hold together)...

Building a 360 to 428 (that would hold together) would cost more money per HP than just getting a 351w crate motor. You can stroke a stock 351w to 418 safely, and with a forged bottom end and solid...
Forum: Mustang Videos 10-13-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 292
Posted By jsimmonstx
Cars & Coffee

Event staff at Austin Cars & Coffee caught my arrival yesterday:

427 Cobra Jet Mustang - YouTube

(and I did re-park right after when I realized I was crooked)
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 09-04-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,308
Posted By jsimmonstx
Being a bit pedantic, aren't we?

Being a bit pedantic, aren't we?
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 09-04-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 870
Posted By jsimmonstx
If you have worn suspension components, your toe...

If you have worn suspension components, your toe will change while you're driving.
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 09-04-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,308
Posted By jsimmonstx
Yup... :)

Yup... :)
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 09-04-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,308
Posted By jsimmonstx
All Mustangs Should Sound Like This

427 Mustang - Showin' Off For My Dad - YouTube
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 09-04-2014, 08:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 870
Posted By jsimmonstx
Or run over something on the freeway, or your tie...

Or run over something on the freeway, or your tie rod ends are worn, or your LCA bushings are worn...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 09-04-2014, 08:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,056
Posted By jsimmonstx
Bumpy cams usually don't provide enough vacuum...

Bumpy cams usually don't provide enough vacuum for power brakes to work properly (you need about -20in). If your search for a vacuum leak yields no results, you may have to add a vacuum reservoir to...
Forum: 2005 - 2014 Mustangs 09-04-2014, 08:02 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 870
Posted By jsimmonstx
Have your toe checked. DO NOT do it at a Ford...

Have your toe checked. DO NOT do it at a Ford dealer. Go to Firestone or Goodyear. I paid fort the Firestone lifetime alignment two years ago, and have been back twice for toe adjustment (because of...
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