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Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 04-15-2016, 07:31 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 770
Posted By dodgestang
Two questions really (and what I would do doesn't...

Two questions really (and what I would do doesn't really matter since it aint my car ;) )

1. What's your total cost? Is it really cheaper to buy the GT350 once you factor in cost of new wheels...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 04-14-2016, 05:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 770
Posted By dodgestang
Without getting into details of how measuring is...

Without getting into details of how measuring is done it can be said with certainty that the 68 9 inch rear is 2 inches wider than a 65/6 9 inch rear the perches are in the same place however and the...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-18-2016, 08:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 351
Posted By dodgestang
Love my 4.5s ;)

Love my 4.5s ;)
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-07-2016, 10:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 197
Posted By dodgestang
When I needed to replace the front glass in my...

When I needed to replace the front glass in my 67....standard glass installer had it in stock....he didn't have the gasket but I ordered that from a mustang place and the guy came out and put it in...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-02-2016, 07:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 692
Posted By dodgestang
Well that thing is low...looks great. ...

Well that thing is low...looks great.

Now...is that with a full tank of gas or an empty tank ;)
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 01-31-2016, 07:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 520
Posted By dodgestang
Did you bump the big wire harness connector up at...

Did you bump the big wire harness connector up at the firewall next to the master cylinder? I do that all the time on my 65 ;)
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 01-24-2016, 08:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 692
Posted By dodgestang
It looks like you have artificially compressed...

It looks like you have artificially compressed your suspension a 'little' for the photo? But over all it doesn't look to different from normal to me....are your caps 3 inches tall or could you...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 01-24-2016, 09:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 692
Posted By dodgestang
I have never had an instance in any of my cars or...

I have never had an instance in any of my cars or my family cars where the spring was no longer in contact with the upper and lower mount points with a combination of lowering springs and shelby drop...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 01-23-2016, 02:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 692
Posted By dodgestang
I can reiterate my opinion here....if you are...

I can reiterate my opinion here....if you are doing the shelby drop do it first and reassemble, align, drive prior to deciding to cut coil.

If you are just trimming coil to make it work...going...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 01-22-2016, 07:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 692
Posted By dodgestang
The shelby drop moves the arm 1 inch down and...

The shelby drop moves the arm 1 inch down and slightly back....anymore with stock arm/ball joint and you run into a ball joint binding issue.

The GW west arms mount lower 1 3/4 (I believe) so...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 01-21-2016, 10:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 692
Posted By dodgestang
Looking good. My opinion would be to do just...

Looking good.

My opinion would be to do just the shelby drop first, get it aligned, take it for a spin and then see how it look.

If you still want it lower.....given the height you are at...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 01-16-2016, 07:52 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 993
Posted By dodgestang
Well....take some close measurements...because...

Well....take some close measurements...because with MORE bs you have to start worrying about running into the upper a arm.....but that is just a tiny bit....

Use the same all the way around if...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 01-15-2016, 04:00 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 993
Posted By dodgestang
Based on discussion thus far I thought these were...

Based on discussion thus far I thought these were going on a 69 thought maybe you had another car ;) ...but based on picture it is on 65/6

I had a 245 40 17 on my 65 with a 17x8 and 4.75 wheel. I...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 12-08-2015, 12:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 376
Posted By dodgestang
send it back. Get a replacement. Check...

send it back. Get a replacement.

Check model number and confirm they sent you the right part first ;)
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 10-31-2015, 01:01 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,167
Posted By dodgestang
I have an AOD in my car. I've spent so much...

I have an AOD in my car. I've spent so much money on it in the last 10 years its a joke. I have a brand new Lentech that I bought/had built direct from them and has a warranty since I am having a...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 09-17-2015, 09:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,098
Posted By dodgestang
Granada conversion has been known to cause front...

Granada conversion has been known to cause front end lift at start up that doesn't settle back down until you tap the brakes.

http://themustangsource.com/forums/f633/granada-brake-swap-390314/
...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-12-2015, 09:55 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,318
Posted By dodgestang
You know the adage....you don't need a lot of...

You know the adage....you don't need a lot of that stuff with a cleveland...aside from roller rockers, screw in studs and one piece valves I am using stock 4v open chamber heads ;)



400 HP at...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-12-2015, 09:01 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,318
Posted By dodgestang
Then you didn't look hard enough ;) ;) ;) ...

Then you didn't look hard enough ;) ;) ;)

Exterior shot, full run 11.21 at 121 - YouTube

Stock 65 sheet metal
TCP subframes
front torque boxes
410 Cleveland

Here's what it looked like...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 04-17-2015, 03:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,030
Posted By dodgestang
It doesn't have the final exhaust tips yet...just...

It doesn't have the final exhaust tips yet...just running 2.5 slant cut for the moment, looking to find suitable copies of the stock style dual trumpet since the fat JBA tips didn't fit well at all. ...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 04-11-2015, 01:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,030
Posted By dodgestang
My very first mustang was a 1967 in dark moss...

My very first mustang was a 1967 in dark moss green. It had started life as a 6 banger and the guy I bought it from when I was 19 had put a 351w in it with long tubes, c4, 4.11 9 inch and I loved...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 04-09-2015, 03:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,030
Posted By dodgestang
Yes those were 14x7 cragers with small 215 60 14...

Yes those were 14x7 cragers with small 215 60 14 tires they came on the car when I bought it and had no rubbing issues.



I am running 17x8/18x9.5 Boss338 wheels. With 235 45 17 and 275 40 18...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 04-08-2015, 01:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 246
Posted By dodgestang
I think both a c3 and 67/8 mustang are quickly...

I think both a c3 and 67/8 mustang are quickly getting out of a lot of people's price ranges....I will say though that you can basically build a 67/8 from a catalog not so much with the c3.

Have...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 04-08-2015, 09:08 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,030
Posted By dodgestang
More pics from during paint part of build. ...

More pics from during paint part of build.

Car was physically sprayed in a booth for color/clear using a modern water born paint.
Everything else was done in my garage or in friends garage.
...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 04-08-2015, 08:14 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,030
Posted By dodgestang
Thanks.

Thanks.
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 04-07-2015, 07:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,030
Posted By dodgestang
Glamor shot out on the driveway when it was still...

Glamor shot out on the driveway when it was still sporting the wheels of my 68 for a couple hours on Saturday

http://www.dodgestang.com/emAlbum/albums/2015-04-03_Pre-easter/_overlay/DSC03613.JPG
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