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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Ford Mustang
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Need advice on replacing a missing purge valve on a 2000 ford mustang
Hello, thank you for writing in. With a repair guide or manual to walk you through the process, you should be able to make this repair with a few common tools. With the old one removed already, you should be...
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I have 2013 ford mustang and right now the check fuel check inlet just showed up what do I do now
The “check fuel fill inlet” warning light means that there is a problem with the fuel tank cap seal. The fuel cap could be missing, loose, damaged, screwed on too tightly and thus distorted, there is debris in the fuel...
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I have a 2006 Mustang and it will not start just make a clicking noise. 2006 Ford Mustang
Hello - your symptoms, primarily the dim headlights, indicate a weak battery or poor battery cable connections. Check the battery cable connections for clean (no corrosion), tight connections. If using a jumper cable or battery provides successful startup, this is...
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2008 Ford Mustang GT Stalls after warm up as if it ran out of gas and won't restart until engine is cooled
The issue is the fuel pump relay on your fuel system. The fuel pump relay is getting hot and shutting off the fuel pump. Then when you shut off the engine and key to the ignition switch, the fuel pump...
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Error code P1518 and assistance with another question
Hi there. You might want to watch this video on a similar P1518 Ford trouble code. In regards to the rattling noise, without being there to test drive the vehicle and hearing the noise; it's impossible for us to give...
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Stalls after warm up as if it ran out of gas and won't restart until engine is cooled.
Your symptoms sound to me like you may have a faulted fuel pump relay. There may be a poor connection to begin with in the relay and it works at first, but as the vehicle warms up there may be...
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Charging system
Hi There, It sounds like you have an issue with faulty wiring or quite possibly a bad alternator resulting in your battery being drained so quickly. As you may know, the alternator charges the battery while the engine runs by...
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I put my car into drive but it reverses 2003 Ford Mustang
Hi there - thinking about the sequence of events you describe, it seems clear that the gear shifter linkage - probably the shifter cable attachments - was disassembling itself, leaving the transmission in Reverse. In the end, the starter interlock...
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Repair leaking oil pan
Hi there. It really depends on what is being done for that $560.00 quote. If they are replacing an old oil pan with a new one, installing new oil pan gasket, and replacing oil filter, that price seems a bit...
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RPM needle moves up and down and then car shuts off when starting it. This happens intermittent. Runs good some days, others no.
Hello, thank you for writing in. With all of the various codes and systems being effected, you may be experiencing a vacuum leak. While everything the dealership did was understandable to some extent, a vacuum leak test needs to be...
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Car runs better if I unplug fuel injector 8 but makes a ticking noise and runs sluggish if it's connected 2006 Ford Mustang
Hello - your symptoms suggest a failing injector . It appears to be leaking when it's plugged in, as well as noisy. Check for problem codes relating to a rich mixture,, although it's possible that the oxygen sensors for that...
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Can I use the same torque converter from an old tranny that has been burnt out? 1994 Ford Mustang
Hello - while you could re-use the torque converter (both cars use the AODE 4-speed transmission), I wouldn't. Lots of reasons - if the old transmission self-destructed, there is virtually NO chance to get any debris captured in the old...
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Dont know where to start building an engine
Hi there. This actually sounds like a very cool project you're taking on with a 66 Mustang rebuild. However, unless you have access to the right tools to correctly rebuild this 289 Blue Oval small block it might be better...
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Engines I can easily put in a 1966 mustang
Hi Griffin. Your 66 Mustang was built to handle a small block V-8 Ford. The size of the small block Ford's 289, 302 and 351 are identical. They gain cubic inches by having larger bore and stroke in the combustion...
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Should I just buy a engine thats already built?
Hey there Griffin. If I were in your position, where I had never rebuilt an engine before and wanted to get my Mustang running, I would save my money and buy a rebuilt motor that is carburetor to oil pan....
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I have a 2007 mustang tr3650 need to know how to seprate the transmission from bell housing
Hi there. Typically I would use a floor jack to hold up the end of the trans and remove the cross member. After that, you can use a floor jack to raise or lower the tranny gain access to those...
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How do I find an engine?
Hey there. Google is a very good friend of mine when looking for auto parts. But seriously, the best way to search for an engine for your Mustang is to start by completing a local search online for Ford small...
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I purchased performance brake pads and rotors however I only have a front pair of rotors.. 2014 Ford Mustang
Hi there - while there may be a very slight performance gain to be had by also replacing the rear rotors, you will be fine without doing so unless the rear brake rotors are severely grooved or otherwise worn. The...
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I have a 2002 mustang GT I was driving down the road car just cut off on me tried to crank it back up and just clicks even with
You may have a faulty ignition switch. Check to see if there are any stored diagnostic trouble codes. If there is no starter motor operation at all, that is if there is no starter operation with the key held in...
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New clutch assembly now clutch pedal goes down all the way but won't fully disengage, can't change gears.
Hi there. Either the shop did not properly hook up the clutch pedal or they did not adjust it. Take a look at the clutch cable or rod, which ever your vehicle has. Then adjust the clutch pedal where there...

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