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Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang Yesterday, 03:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 78
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Most sending units have a 1/8" NPT fitting on...

Most sending units have a 1/8" NPT fitting on them. As long as you have that fitting where the gauge was you can put the sending unit there and run your gauge off that.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 07-06-2016, 09:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 125
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Not sure on the louvers. I bought a carlite hatch...

Not sure on the louvers. I bought a carlite hatch glass of ebay a while back that was NOS for about $300.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 07-02-2016, 02:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 98
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
I would say the OE pistons would use standard...

I would say the OE pistons would use standard size rings. Beware though that if the pistons are worn and you put new rings on them they may not fit snug and run the risk of breaking or worse. Id...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 07-02-2016, 02:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 262
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Yep time to rebuild it. Pretty easy to do. Just...

Yep time to rebuild it. Pretty easy to do. Just pull carrier out, knock S-spring out with hammer and punch, then rotate spider gears and the side gears will come out. Soak new clutches in friction...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 07-01-2016, 07:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 163
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
I used some blue permatex stuff from advance that...

I used some blue permatex stuff from advance that is a fuel resistant rtv. Comes in a white/gray and orange package. Put that on both sides of the gaskets and then did what the other guys said. I...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 06-10-2016, 07:43 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 104
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Not sure on the SN cars but on a fox the light...

Not sure on the SN cars but on a fox the light blue module behind the radio is the srs unit.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 06-09-2016, 04:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 185
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Not sure why the pedal would vibrate. If the...

Not sure why the pedal would vibrate. If the noise is present while your foot is off the clutch I would suspect something in the tranny, such as input bearing or counter shaft bearings since those...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 06-09-2016, 04:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 199
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Not sure of any kits unless trickflow offers a...

Not sure of any kits unless trickflow offers a hardware pack for the spacer. Other option would be getting them from a local hardware store. They are most likely 5/16-18 thread pitch bolts. As for...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 05-19-2016, 06:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 361
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Id say so. If I could go back Id leave the stock...

Id say so. If I could go back Id leave the stock stuff on car. I was told that with the motor I built for the car Id need a stand-alone efi. Well that turned out to be wrong as my brother's car is a...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 05-19-2016, 06:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 229
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Im running a Glenn's sumped aluminum tank and...

Im running a Glenn's sumped aluminum tank and their 600 horse kit with 1 255 walbro pump. The kit is nice and came with every fitting needed. Id call them if you plan on going with their system...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 05-12-2016, 05:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 350
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
The moldings for sale are just covers. You can...

The moldings for sale are just covers. You can use some high build primer and sand the moldings smooth and repaint them, install the covers, or replace the glass. A/M replacement glass doesn't have...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 05-09-2016, 07:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 350
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
The belt molding on the door is held by the screw...

The belt molding on the door is held by the screw at the door handle end and then rivets along the top of door. Just remove screw and slide molding to rear and then roll it outward off the rivet...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 04-17-2016, 12:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 329
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Dont know of any. You might have to reinforce the...

Dont know of any. You might have to reinforce the stock ones with some metal riveted or screwed to them.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 04-17-2016, 12:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 188
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
One other thing to watch out for the is belt line...

One other thing to watch out for the is belt line moldings had different mounting on some of the early years. Instead of having holes for pop riveted mounts they had square holes for clips.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 04-11-2016, 02:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 443
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
You problem is the large toe out numbers. ...

You problem is the large toe out numbers.

Caster DOES NOT wear tires. All that caster is is the relation between the upper and lower ball joint, or as the case in a fox the upper strut mount....
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 04-06-2016, 07:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 443
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
If nothing is wrong with the suspension they...

If nothing is wrong with the suspension they should be able to align it. The main question here though is what is the camber set at and what is the toe set at. Both camber and toe will wear tires....
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 03-22-2016, 04:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 416
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Hmm. Sounds odd. I cant remember if mine had a...

Hmm. Sounds odd. I cant remember if mine had a spring on it or not. Does the cable fit snug or loose on the arm? Maybe its too tight on the arm and binding up. I know mine has a little springiness in...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 03-22-2016, 06:09 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 416
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Try putting a larger smoother curve/loop in the...

Try putting a larger smoother curve/loop in the cable.
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 03-15-2016, 03:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 416
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Cant tell from the pictures. Only way I know to...

Cant tell from the pictures. Only way I know to replace it is by getting whole panel. Usually find them on ebay or junkyards. They can be stubborn to get out. I usually unbolt the vac manifold and...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 03-14-2016, 10:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 180
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Not sure of the size but mine leaked there no...

Not sure of the size but mine leaked there no matter what type or size o-ring i put on it. I ended up switching to an autometer gauge and electronic speedo so I cant tell you what would fixed it. I...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 03-14-2016, 10:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 416
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
If the knob is okay then make sure the cable is...

If the knob is okay then make sure the cable is freely moving. you can drop your glovebox down and youll see the cable coming in at an angle. If the cable doesnt move then pull the hvac panel out and...
Forum: 5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang 03-03-2016, 12:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 294
Posted By Boss_Hotrod
Stuff I use on mine is glue (honda ultraflange)....

Stuff I use on mine is glue (honda ultraflange). I could take the bolts out and drive the car and not break it free. I usually have to get under car and use a screwdriver/prybar and hammer and knock...
Forum: General Tech 02-04-2016, 07:40 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 741
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, 05:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 741
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, 05:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 572
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.
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