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Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-05-2017, 04:43 PM
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Posted By guitarman376
Once its more finished I will definitely take...

Once its more finished I will definitely take pictures. I still have a good amount of work to do, and I have to use a buddy's garage as I have none. I don't know for sure but I do think there will be...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-04-2017, 12:32 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 461
Posted By guitarman376
That is actually really helpful! I will...

That is actually really helpful! I will admittedly have to adjust my plan based on that. I was thinking I would have to mount the slave cylinder more inboard than the contact point, which now turns...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 02-02-2017, 02:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 461
Posted By guitarman376
I was able to do 90% of my clutch bracket...

I was able to do 90% of my clutch bracket yesterday. This project was my first time doing any welding whatsoever, using a mig without gas. Neither of those things is ideal I know. I gave the bracket...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 01-31-2017, 09:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 461
Posted By guitarman376
Only do it if/when its convenient. I should have...

Only do it if/when its convenient. I should have the bracket started in the next few days and can actually do most of it without any fork travel information. The slave positioning can be accounted...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 01-31-2017, 05:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 461
Posted By guitarman376
In that case would it be too much trouble to...

In that case would it be too much trouble to check your fork travel when you have a chance? Thanks a bunch, appreciate it
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 01-30-2017, 05:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 461
Posted By guitarman376
Are you using a factory style fork or is it an...

Are you using a factory style fork or is it an aftermarket one for the lakewood scattershield? You measuring may not be necessary, was hoping SOMEONE on here is running a factory small block...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 01-29-2017, 06:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 461
Posted By guitarman376
What setup do you have? I might be interested in...

What setup do you have? I might be interested in having you check depending...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 01-29-2017, 02:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 461
Posted By guitarman376
I have a pretty good plan as far as the bracket...

I have a pretty good plan as far as the bracket goes, I just wanted the fork travel information from someone with a toploader so that it gives me a better idea where to mount the slave on the fork. I...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 01-28-2017, 11:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 461
Posted By guitarman376
Toploader Clutch/Flywheel/Hydraulic Info

I am in the beginning phases of building a bracket for an external slave cylinder for my toploader. I have borgeson steering hence no z bar. Trans is not in car yet, but I try and plan as much out as...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 12-31-2016, 06:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 251
Posted By guitarman376
Meaning I install the new bolt with the leaf pack...

Meaning I install the new bolt with the leaf pack but with the sleeve washer underneath, then the shim sits on top of the raised bolt head and the u bolts sandwich the shim and hold it in place....
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 12-31-2016, 12:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 212
Posted By guitarman376
It is driving and I do everything I can to...

It is driving and I do everything I can to minimize the time it is taken apart, mainly because it would raise hell with my landlord and/or neighbors. Also I have no garage at all. The car has an FMX...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 12-30-2016, 01:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 251
Posted By guitarman376
Sorry to waste a thread, looks like it is method...

Sorry to waste a thread, looks like it is method 2. Found company instructions. Carry on...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 12-30-2016, 01:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 251
Posted By guitarman376
Installing Pinion Angle Shims

So I am correcting my driveline angles and have purchased shims for the rear end. I want to hear from people that have installed these and see how they went about it. I have the type of shims with a...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 12-29-2016, 03:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 212
Posted By guitarman376
Slowly but surely

Hi all, this won't be an exciting or great thread but I wanted to show a picture of this bad a$$ aluminum fidanza flywheel that arrived. I am a blue collar 26 y.o. and it takes me a while to save up...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 12-16-2016, 11:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 279
Posted By guitarman376
I have read a lot about diaphragm clutches and I...

I have read a lot about diaphragm clutches and I am pretty sure my car falls within the limits of working well with one. Same for a single disc. I am leaning towards a McLeod diaphragm setup. I'm...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 12-10-2016, 09:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 285
Posted By guitarman376
Maybe a slightly warped drum, any vibrations?...

Maybe a slightly warped drum, any vibrations? Once the drum is freed the warp can push the shoes/wheel cylinder in enough that even if you press the brakes while driving the shoes aren't really...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 11-30-2016, 01:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 279
Posted By guitarman376
I don't mind spending a lil extra for better...

I don't mind spending a lil extra for better parts and will check out McLeod reviews. Didn't want to overspend on an engine that will prob never output more than 400 ish ft/lbs or 330hp~
Open to...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 11-29-2016, 08:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 279
Posted By guitarman376
Zoom 3000 series clutches

I used google and the forum search to see what people think of Zoom clutches in general, seems like they are pretty well regarded. I bought an early xmas present to myself and ordered a Fidanza...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 11-03-2016, 08:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 336
Posted By guitarman376
I have no idea if they make what you are looking...

I have no idea if they make what you are looking for, but I like VDO gauges. I didn't know it was that easy to go to an electric speedometer. Will be on lookout for a toploader harness one...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 09-29-2016, 09:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 350
Posted By guitarman376
I installed Fiero seats that I purchased from the...

I installed Fiero seats that I purchased from the yard for $70 total. I made steel adapters to fit them to the original tracks. I mounted the seats to the tracks in a way where the front of the seat...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 09-04-2016, 12:46 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 792
Posted By guitarman376
I definitely will! The list of small parts for...

I definitely will! The list of small parts for the toploader swap is getting sooo long. I'm one of those people that tries to imagine every aspect of a project in my head before placing huge...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 09-03-2016, 12:55 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 792
Posted By guitarman376
http://i411.photobucket.com/albums/pp195/guitarman...

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Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 09-01-2016, 08:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 792
Posted By guitarman376
Thread revival time. Just wanted to say I...

Thread revival time. Just wanted to say I finished rebuilding the shifter and I wanted to mention a few things to people rebuilding Hurst shifters for the first time. I don't know about the shifters...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 07-12-2016, 05:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 299
Posted By guitarman376
Have you changed the fuel filter as well?

Have you changed the fuel filter as well?
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 06-11-2016, 01:25 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 792
Posted By guitarman376
Yea they do on the frontward side and the back...

Yea they do on the frontward side and the back side. I haven't disassembled the other one yet, but from the looks of it there are none in that one. I wonder why they had the design change...I only...
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