Notices
5.0L (1979-1995) Mustang Technical discussions on 5.0 Liter Mustangs within. This does not include the 5.0 from the 2011 Mustang GT. That information is in the 2005-1011 section.

This isn't normal is it??

Old 07-09-2007, 02:38 PM
  #1  
jeremy112
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location:
Posts: 6
Default This isn't normal is it??

I went over to a buddy's house last night and we went together for him to look at a fox convertible. I crawled underneath and snapped the pic below. I didn't have my stang with me to crawl under to compare, but isn't there a key piece missing?



[IMG]local://upfiles/73234/A8C014A6E738498FB4B17CEFEE328A68.jpg[/IMG]
jeremy112 is offline  
Old 07-09-2007, 02:49 PM
  #2  
Shelty
5th Gear Member
 
Shelty's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Bumblef***, MD
Posts: 4,842
Default RE: This isn't normal is it??

the dust sheild is missing. its a piece of sheetmetal that covers over the bottom of the bellhousing., otherwise all sorts of nasty gets up and into the flywheel and tranny
Shelty is offline  
Old 07-09-2007, 02:49 PM
  #3  
Shelty
5th Gear Member
 
Shelty's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Bumblef***, MD
Posts: 4,842
Default RE: This isn't normal is it??

double post
Shelty is offline  
Old 07-09-2007, 03:05 PM
  #4  
ruger311
4th Gear Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location:
Posts: 1,770
Default RE: This isn't normal is it??

yep he needs to get one or his clutch could go prematurely
ruger311 is offline  
Old 07-09-2007, 03:26 PM
  #5  
Boss_Hotrod
5th Gear Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: NC
Posts: 2,166
Default RE: This isn't normal is it??

Its an automatic so its not really nesseccary but one should be on it. If it was a manual then yes the clutch would be shot in no time.
Boss_Hotrod is offline  
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
lincolnshibuya
V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs
9
12-08-2015 04:37 PM
breaking
Audio/Visual Electronics
5
10-02-2015 01:27 PM
guitarman376
4.6L (1996-2004 Modular) Mustang
0
09-30-2015 05:54 PM
CS2007
General Tech
7
09-29-2015 07:38 PM
Sixer4Life
Audio/Visual Electronics
2
09-29-2015 07:03 PM


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: This isn't normal is it??


Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.