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Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 10-10-2017, 08:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 155
Posted By Starfury
No idea, but that would be my first guess as...

No idea, but that would be my first guess as well. Definitely doesn't look like a factory toploader shifter
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 10-07-2017, 06:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 327
Posted By Starfury
Sorry, no, you do NOT need a proportioning valve...

Sorry, no, you do NOT need a proportioning valve with 4 wheel drums.

Also, prop valves do not maintain pressure, they proportion it front/rear. Discs require much less pressure than drums, so you...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 10-05-2017, 07:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 327
Posted By Starfury
It's hard to tell from the picture, but I think...

It's hard to tell from the picture, but I think that's just a distribution block, not a prop valve.

Of course, that means you DO need a prop valve. You can either plumb an adjustable valve into...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 10-03-2017, 07:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 182
Posted By Starfury
Nah, you should be fine:)

Nah, you should be fine:)
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 10-01-2017, 01:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 182
Posted By Starfury
Are you turning it the correct direction? The...

Are you turning it the correct direction? The drill is going to need to be in reverse (CCW) to ensure proper pump operation.
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 10-01-2017, 01:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 244
Posted By Starfury
What "kit"? Every standard conversion is going to...

What "kit"? Every standard conversion is going to be a kit, essentially.

There are a couple options:

1) Swap the points in the distributor for an electronic ignition module. Many people have...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 09-23-2017, 07:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 243
Posted By Starfury
I've heard many good things about McLeod...

I've heard many good things about McLeod clutches. They come in several flavors to suit your particular needs.
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 09-19-2017, 10:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 281
Posted By Starfury
^That shouldn't happen with modern quality hoses....

^That shouldn't happen with modern quality hoses. Doesn't hurt to have it, though.
Forum: Classic Mustang General Discussion 08-29-2017, 09:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 301
Posted By Starfury
#3 is concerning. Where is the fuel going? Do...

#3 is concerning. Where is the fuel going? Do you maybe have a blown power valve?
Forum: Classic Mustang General Discussion 08-28-2017, 03:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 240
Posted By Starfury
Seats likely interchange (but aren't the same,...

Seats likely interchange (but aren't the same, iirc), and much of the drivetrain will be identical, but anything body or interior related isn't likely to swap. The Cougar was designed on the same...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 08-27-2017, 11:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 357
Posted By Starfury
Still recommend the ECP. Read the literature on...

Still recommend the ECP. Read the literature on the ECP website.

I'm sure the Dewitts would be really nice...but holy crap, that's a lot of money for a radiator.
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 08-26-2017, 08:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 232
Posted By Starfury
Do you still have the under-dash clutch assist...

Do you still have the under-dash clutch assist spring installed? If so, remove it.
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 08-17-2017, 11:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 190
Posted By Starfury
Hooray!

Hooray!
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 08-17-2017, 07:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 190
Posted By Starfury
Ignition switch? Have you checked voltage at the...

Ignition switch? Have you checked voltage at the switch itself? Or the NSS (can't recall if you have an automatic or not)?
Forum: Classic Mustang General Discussion 08-16-2017, 09:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 366
Posted By Starfury
From old school Ford techs, my ASE shop teachers,...

From old school Ford techs, my ASE shop teachers, several older forum members on a different forum, A1 Cardone, Wilwood, SSBC, CSRP...

Not all drum/drum m/c's have these valves installed, but many...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 08-16-2017, 09:06 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,552
Posted By Starfury
That's a pretty slick setup. Did it come with all...

That's a pretty slick setup. Did it come with all the lines attached? I remember having a hell of a time bending and installing all my m/c and distribution block hard lines.
Forum: Classic Mustang General Discussion 08-15-2017, 09:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 366
Posted By Starfury
You can't use a drum/drum master cylinder on a...

You can't use a drum/drum master cylinder on a disc/drum setup. The drum bowl usually has a check valve built in to keep slight pressure on the wheel cylinders to keep the shoes up against the drums...
Forum: Classic Mustang General Discussion 08-15-2017, 06:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 366
Posted By Starfury
I put the CSRP OE-style front manual disc kit on...

I put the CSRP OE-style front manual disc kit on my '67 and I love it. No problems at all with pedal effort, and no worries about making enough vacuum to run the booster.
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 08-11-2017, 05:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 191
Posted By Starfury
Possibly, but hard to determine without pulling...

Possibly, but hard to determine without pulling out the Echlin book to check applications for that part #.
Forum: Classic Mustang General Discussion 08-09-2017, 12:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 195
Posted By Starfury
Glad to hear. Cheap fix:)

Glad to hear. Cheap fix:)
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 08-03-2017, 08:33 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,552
Posted By Starfury
LOL....sorry, but this is amusing objectively,...

LOL....sorry, but this is amusing objectively, mostly because I've had similar experiences:)

I want to say the rotor alignment shouldn't be an issue. It would be nice to locate it on the axle...
Forum: Classic Mustang General Discussion 07-31-2017, 08:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 195
Posted By Starfury
Quite possibly a bad solenoid. Tap the fender...

Quite possibly a bad solenoid. Tap the fender solenoid firmly with a screwdriver handle, then plug everything back together and see what happens. If the starter still spins when you hook the...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 07-30-2017, 06:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 466
Posted By Starfury
Name's in the signature;) Fabbing rubber...

Name's in the signature;)

Fabbing rubber mounts isn't a terrible idea, although that's a bit beyond my capabilities here. Unfortunately I don't have a welder, metal cutting tools, or any scrap...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 07-30-2017, 08:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 532
Posted By Starfury
Wow. One other thought: do you have a fan...

Wow.

One other thought: do you have a fan shroud, and if so, is the fan properly spaced in the shroud opening?
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 07-29-2017, 11:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 532
Posted By Starfury
Not true. While it is true that it's a great...

Not true. While it is true that it's a great additive for water-only systems (ie. some racing events), what it does is lower the surface tension of the coolant mix. This is particularly helpful in...
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