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Forum: General Tech 02-04-2016, 08:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 449
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
I never said his car needed it now did I. I...

I never said his car needed it now did I. I stated that those services are recommended at certain times. Do the math. 3 years on brake fluid, needs to be done in 2017. Guess what its not 2017 is it....
Forum: General Tech 02-03-2016, 06:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 449
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Thats how mechanics make money. Yes those prices...

Thats how mechanics make money. Yes those prices seem a little high but they are recommended services from Ford. The injection cleaning stuff is a lot a b/s but the brake fluid is recommended to be...
Forum: 5.0L General Discussion 02-02-2016, 06:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 278
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Best thing to do is get a drop in k&n filter and...

Best thing to do is get a drop in k&n filter and take the silencer off front inside the fender. CAI's on these cars is more for looks than anything.
Forum: 5.0L General Discussion 01-21-2016, 07:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 126
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Dealt with them multiple times. Never had any...

Dealt with them multiple times. Never had any issues with them.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 01-13-2016, 04:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 212
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Only thing special would be a fuel line...

Only thing special would be a fuel line disconnect tool. You can get those at an auto parts store.

One thing Id also suggest is getting some gasket sealant to put on the lower intake gaskets....
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 01-09-2016, 09:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 243
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Should be at least 36 psi with the key on engine...

Should be at least 36 psi with the key on engine off. You've either got a kinked line, clogged filter, weak pump, or faulty regulator. Make sure regulator diaphragm isn't ruptured by removing vac...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 01-09-2016, 12:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 243
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Make sure you are using a correct firing order....

Make sure you are using a correct firing order. The order 5.0l ho and 351w are different from a regular 302. The correct order is 1-3-7-2-6-5-4-8. Also get a fuel pressure gauge and check that. With...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 01-08-2016, 06:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 168
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Thats the a/c drain that the water is coming out...

Thats the a/c drain that the water is coming out of. The a/c lines go into the firewall to the right of the heater core. So if you put water into the heater core and it came out the drain then its...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 01-06-2016, 03:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 168
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
You might have an air pocket in your cooling...

You might have an air pocket in your cooling system to get those readings, especially since you dont have the overflow tank.

For the rack be weary of the cheap racks. They are cheap for a reason....
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 12-31-2015, 10:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 156
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Usually crazy problems like that are caused by...

Usually crazy problems like that are caused by grounds. Check what orange peel said first though. That should point you in the right direction.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 12-31-2015, 10:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 213
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Not for certain but Id say they should all be...

Not for certain but Id say they should all be double flared. I cant remember if the master cylinder is bubble or double though. I switched all my brake lines over to braided stainless when I put on...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 12-31-2015, 10:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 243
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
If the EGR was leaking the car should have more...

If the EGR was leaking the car should have more than just a lope to it. It would look like it was misfiring (shaking badly). If the EGR leak is bad enough the car will stall out since the car is not...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 12-27-2015, 05:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 271
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
With that solenoid in that line Id say its an...

With that solenoid in that line Id say its an evap purge line. Not sure though on the sn95 cars.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 12-22-2015, 08:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 465
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Only way to test the pcm is by finding the pins...

Only way to test the pcm is by finding the pins that turn he fuel pump relays on and checking them for power or ground (depending on what they send out).
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 12-21-2015, 06:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 465
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Instead of throwing parts at it get a voltmeter...

Instead of throwing parts at it get a voltmeter and check for power and ground at the pump. There's multiple things that could cause no fuel pressure and you need to troubleshoot it before wasting a...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 12-16-2015, 04:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 252
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
You can try a good rtv on it and might get lucky....

You can try a good rtv on it and might get lucky. I work for Honda and they make some stuff called Ultra Flange II which is some super strong gray rtv. I used it on the half moon shapes of my pan and...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 12-16-2015, 09:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 171
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
You do have the clutch installed correctly right?...

You do have the clutch installed correctly right? Seems dumb but ive seen people do it. If you have the cable properly adjusted then you need to look at the clutch itself. I would also get a stock...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 12-08-2015, 08:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 295
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Yeah mjr is right. The total shim thickness...

Yeah mjr is right. The total shim thickness should be around .540" Anything less and the shims will fall out since there isnt enough preload to hold them in. I think when I just redid mine I ended up...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 12-01-2015, 03:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 358
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Yeah all you need is the low voltage ready like...

Yeah all you need is the low voltage ready like 64 bit said. the pcm will auto correct itself every time you start it as to what closed throttle is. The whole slotting holes and setting tps at .99...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 12-01-2015, 09:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 247
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
I think ford racing offers a stock style...

I think ford racing offers a stock style replacement for around $80. That will work fine for a DD car.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 12-01-2015, 09:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 341
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Im running a Cloyes on mine cand my brother's...

Im running a Cloyes on mine cand my brother's car. Cant remember the number but they are their Tru-Roller line. They are about $100 but are nice sets.

As far as the iron vs steel gear I think it...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 11-25-2015, 09:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 251
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
If you are taking the timing cover off be aware...

If you are taking the timing cover off be aware that you may tear the oil pan gasket. The fel-pro kit comes with parts to fix that but they're not as good as a one-piece oil pan gasket which may...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 11-22-2015, 05:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 502
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
We put a Boost Brother's sn-95 kit onto my...

We put a Boost Brother's sn-95 kit onto my brother's fox. It has an On3 turbo in it. Only issue we had was a frame clearance issues, probably due to the sn-95 kit into the fox chassis. As for the oil...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 11-22-2015, 05:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 206
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Shoud be a 194 bulb. Dont think is any other type...

Shoud be a 194 bulb. Dont think is any other type of bulbs in the cluster.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 11-21-2015, 07:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 340
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Id suggest using motorcraft ignition parts. The...

Id suggest using motorcraft ignition parts. The TFIs, especially the dizzy mount ones on the foxes, are known to only work correctly if the OE one is used. Aftermarket ones fail.

Also check the...
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