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Forum: New Member Area 06-07-2018, 02:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 142
Posted By Derf00
If you want to simply play with numbers this is...

If you want to simply play with numbers this is the place to go.

https://www.bankrate.com/calculators/auto/auto-loan-calculator.aspx

You can also find the going loan rates to plug in some...
Forum: V6 S197 General Discussion 06-07-2018, 01:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 959
Posted By Derf00
Dayum, thanks for the extra info and pics...

Dayum, thanks for the extra info and pics MustangDude. This thread could be cleaned up and made a sticky.
Forum: 3.7L V6 S550 Tech 06-07-2018, 01:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 493
Posted By Derf00
Cycling is normal. If the air temp from the vents...

Cycling is normal. If the air temp from the vents stays consistent, regardless of cycling, you're fine. If there is more than a couple of degrees between cycling events, then I would hook up gauges...
Forum: General Tech 06-07-2018, 01:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 501
Posted By Derf00
What year car?

What year car?
Forum: V6 S197 General Discussion 06-05-2018, 02:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 959
Posted By Derf00
My comment about one speaker vs two was referring...

My comment about one speaker vs two was referring to the number of speakers per door as in you should replace both speakers. It was my bad I completely Alzheimerd the fact that you would never run...
Forum: South West 06-05-2018, 01:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 123
Posted By Derf00
Ahhh, ok, yep, I moved here in 2004 and they...

Ahhh, ok, yep, I moved here in 2004 and they dyno'd both of our vehicles at that time. I don't recall them doing it in 2006 when we needed to re-register our vehicles. They still have dynos at the...
Forum: 4.6L General Discussion 06-05-2018, 01:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 273
Posted By Derf00
Do you have manifold gauges to see what the...

Do you have manifold gauges to see what the readings are on the high/low sides? . That will let you see what's going on because it sounds like you have more than one problem.

You cannot leave a...
Forum: V6 S197 General Discussion 06-04-2018, 02:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 959
Posted By Derf00
It's been years since I did auto audio. Like back...

It's been years since I did auto audio. Like back when Cerwin Vega, Soundstream, Alpine, Harmon Kardon, Rockford Fosgate, and Blaupunkt were considered top tier.

Anyways, as I recall, it's ok run...
Forum: The New S550 2015-2017 Mustang 06-04-2018, 01:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 364
Posted By Derf00
or rtfm perhaps? Only available on a manual...

or rtfm perhaps?

Only available on a manual btw, auto doesn't have/need it.
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 06-04-2018, 01:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 279
Posted By Derf00
Check the belt ribs for glossyness/glazing, this...

Check the belt ribs for glossyness/glazing, this is a tell-tale sign that the belt was slipping and the heat caused the smoke. Belt slipping would be from the Clutch getting stuck/frozen and the belt...
Forum: South West 06-04-2018, 01:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 123
Posted By Derf00
Really? I live in Chandler, OBDII scan only....

Really? I live in Chandler, OBDII scan only. Phoenix and Chandler, Gilbert, Mesa, Tempe, etc are all in Maricopa County.

Any of your cars ever fail or have visible mods like the rear O2 sensors...
Forum: Off Topic 05-31-2018, 02:15 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,184
Posted By Derf00
It looks like the homes behind those in front are...

It looks like the homes behind those in front are on fire....smoke...
Forum: South West 05-31-2018, 02:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 123
Posted By Derf00
LOL Anyways, they only do an OBDII check...

LOL


Anyways, they only do an OBDII check for stored codes or sensors reading "Not Ready" for emissions and they check your gas cap for leaks. No dyno and no tailpipe sniffer. I don't know if the...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-30-2018, 01:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 629
Posted By Derf00
A white coating on the plug can indicate a lean...

A white coating on the plug can indicate a lean condition and/or a timing issue ;)

But yeah, internet diagnosing by the seat of your pants, literally, is tough.
Forum: 5.0L GT S550 Tech 05-30-2018, 01:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 348
Posted By Derf00
Does the thump increase/decrease with the speed...

Does the thump increase/decrease with the speed of the car or is it at the same rate regardless of speed? Is it only one side? One side is most likely a bearing or axle shaft.

If it's on both side...
Forum: Off Topic 05-29-2018, 02:29 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,184
Posted By Derf00
Barr none... why we talkin' 'bout rosanne, ...

Barr none... why we talkin' 'bout rosanne, Willis?
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-29-2018, 02:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 629
Posted By Derf00
Dammit 08 you beat me too it :p Timing too...

Dammit 08 you beat me too it :p

Timing too advanced gives you pinging
Timing too retarded gives you a stumble/miss feeling.

10TDC I believe is the factory recommendation on these or after...
Forum: S197 Handling Section 05-29-2018, 02:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 711
Posted By Derf00
Nice, I'm in the process of upgrading my rear...

Nice, I'm in the process of upgrading my rear upper and lower control arms with Steeda's.

With respect to brakes and spongy, that' usually either air in the system or old brake fluid (older than...
Forum: S197 Handling Section 05-29-2018, 01:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 416
Posted By Derf00
I'm guessing the pad that is all chewed up is the...

I'm guessing the pad that is all chewed up is the inner one? I agree with -08Mustang it appears heat is an issue here.

One way to help dissipate from the inner front pads heat are to remove the...
Forum: Off Topic 05-29-2018, 01:47 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,184
Posted By Derf00
I think this thread has run its horse of...

I think this thread has run its horse of course......
Forum: 4.0L V6 Technical Discussions 05-29-2018, 01:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 321
Posted By Derf00
fuel rail positioning sensor? You mean fuel rail...

fuel rail positioning sensor? You mean fuel rail pressure sensor? Those rarely go out.

If you were getting a code for the pressure sensor, it is more than likely upstream from it. That's one thing...
Forum: Classic Mustangs (Tech) 05-29-2018, 01:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 234
Posted By Derf00
One piece is always better than non-one piece,...

One piece is always better than non-one piece, this includes the rear main. Felpro does offer an HP version of the 351W oil pan gasket, it's a one-piece.

The only reason to do a main two piece...
Forum: General Tech 05-29-2018, 01:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 618
Posted By Derf00
Spacers? never heard of such a thing on a clutch....

Spacers? never heard of such a thing on a clutch. A clutch setp is comprised of four main parts. Flywheel, throwout bearing, clutch disc and pressure plate (5 if you include the pilot bearing).
...
Forum: 4.6L V8 Technical Discussions 05-25-2018, 01:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 979
Posted By Derf00
I wouldn't trust it. They are your brakes...not a...

I wouldn't trust it. They are your brakes...not a valve cover or trim piece.
Forum: General Tech 05-25-2018, 01:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 669
Posted By Derf00
Not all tranny issues on these cars will throw a...

Not all tranny issues on these cars will throw a wrench or check engine light. Only a scanner with the capabilities to read Tranny codes will see potential issues. Auto parts stores don't usually...
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