Progress Thread My Never Ending 89 Notch Thread

Discussion in '1979 - 1995 (Fox, SN95.0, & 2.3L) -General/Talk-' started by toolow91, Feb 8, 2012.


  1. TOOLOW91

    TOOLOW91 Mustang Master

    Joined:
    Nov 30, 1999
    Messages:
    2,464
    Likes Received:
    683
    Trophy Points:
    144
    the aod i am sure moves the same but because the shifter is mounted to the floor you dont notice where as the stick rides on the transmission you see its every move.
  2. TOOLOW91

    TOOLOW91 Mustang Master

    Joined:
    Nov 30, 1999
    Messages:
    2,464
    Likes Received:
    683
    Trophy Points:
    144
    so tanks back in , motor mounts are loose motor should be out Saturday after noon
    A5literMan likes this.
  3. TOOLOW91

    TOOLOW91 Mustang Master

    Joined:
    Nov 30, 1999
    Messages:
    2,464
    Likes Received:
    683
    Trophy Points:
    144
    just added what i have into the car with the two paint jobs and the one bad motor , with out any misc stuff that i have changed or maintained along the way i am 9,270.50 and counting :eek: labor of love labor of love:SN::word:
  4. TOOLOW91

    TOOLOW91 Mustang Master

    Joined:
    Nov 30, 1999
    Messages:
    2,464
    Likes Received:
    683
    Trophy Points:
    144
    Oh on another note. Taxes coming back 2700. short block will get built as soon as i have the check and i have decided to throw twisted wedge heads on it . YEE HAW.
    stangboy and A5literMan like this.
  5. MikeH686

    MikeH686 Mine is only two inches though.

    Joined:
    Oct 12, 2011
    Messages:
    1,937
    Likes Received:
    354
    Trophy Points:
    94
    I'm up to 13k with one motor and one paint job hahaha gotta love these money pits
    stangboy and TOOLOW91 like this.
  6. 84Ttop

    84Ttop They make new pistons every day, so why worry? SN Certified Technician Mod Dude

    Joined:
    Jul 3, 2009
    Messages:
    3,011
    Likes Received:
    1,208
    Trophy Points:
    144
    I'm not adding mine up.... I don't have one receipt for that exact reason. lol
  7. MY 85 GT

    MY 85 GT Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 7, 2008
    Messages:
    1,463
    Likes Received:
    109
    Trophy Points:
    64
    Try funding 4 cars..LOL...my 2 and my wifes 2..Oh wait and our 2 trucks.... isnt cheap thats for sure...but its not for the money its for the love of the cars ..racing, hanging with cool people...etc etc etc....Oh did i mention we have 4 dogs and 6 cats too....Wow i dont even want to add up what we go a month...on bills....Now im sad... lol
    TOOLOW91 likes this.
  8. 84Ttop

    84Ttop They make new pistons every day, so why worry? SN Certified Technician Mod Dude

    Joined:
    Jul 3, 2009
    Messages:
    3,011
    Likes Received:
    1,208
    Trophy Points:
    144
    ^^ Lol I know the feeling!
    TOOLOW91 likes this.
  9. MY 85 GT

    MY 85 GT Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 7, 2008
    Messages:
    1,463
    Likes Received:
    109
    Trophy Points:
    64
    Yeah its worth it tho!!!!!
    84Ttop likes this.
  10. madmike1157

    madmike1157 the humor is still lost on me SN Certified Technician

    Joined:
    Nov 30, 1999
    Messages:
    3,682
    Likes Received:
    850
    Trophy Points:
    154
    I'm past 10k and the wheels/tires have never been on the ground yet. I must really be in love then.
    Last edited: Mar 6, 2014
    stangboy, tannerc91gt and TOOLOW91 like this.
  11. krazedstang

    krazedstang Active Member

    Joined:
    Mar 23, 2009
    Messages:
    290
    Likes Received:
    30
    Trophy Points:
    39
    Well I don't feel so bad that I'm at 6k, but my car still isn't running so theres that...
  12. TOOLOW91

    TOOLOW91 Mustang Master

    Joined:
    Nov 30, 1999
    Messages:
    2,464
    Likes Received:
    683
    Trophy Points:
    144
    [​IMG][​IMG]

    gonna work on getting the stuff out of the bay this week and paint maybe by the weekend
    stangboy and A5literMan like this.
  13. TOOLOW91

    TOOLOW91 Mustang Master

    Joined:
    Nov 30, 1999
    Messages:
    2,464
    Likes Received:
    683
    Trophy Points:
    144
    [​IMG]

    more meaningless progress it's on the stand
    stangboy likes this.
  14. MY 85 GT

    MY 85 GT Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 7, 2008
    Messages:
    1,463
    Likes Received:
    109
    Trophy Points:
    64
    Looking good Jeff...in your spare time stop by my house to take my motor out and throw it in the Damn river....LOL...you can take what you want off it...im done....lol
    TOOLOW91 likes this.
  15. 84Ttop

    84Ttop They make new pistons every day, so why worry? SN Certified Technician Mod Dude

    Joined:
    Jul 3, 2009
    Messages:
    3,011
    Likes Received:
    1,208
    Trophy Points:
    144
    Wow, what did I miss?
  16. 88LX5.Oh

    88LX5.Oh Advanced Member

    Joined:
    Dec 31, 2011
    Messages:
    1,454
    Likes Received:
    210
    Trophy Points:
    74
    I'll take you up on that offer.
  17. MY 85 GT

    MY 85 GT Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 7, 2008
    Messages:
    1,463
    Likes Received:
    109
    Trophy Points:
    64
    Not much Nick...lol...still trying to fix this damn problem with my car I know if I take it somewhere im sure they can fix it..but the car ran fine for almost 3 yrs with this set-up and now it does the HOT re-start surge its really a pain....wish I could fix it myself but I guess Im not capable of doing it...and that ****es me off too...
  18. MikeH686

    MikeH686 Mine is only two inches though.

    Joined:
    Oct 12, 2011
    Messages:
    1,937
    Likes Received:
    354
    Trophy Points:
    94
    Have you gone through the surging idle chit?
  19. MY 85 GT

    MY 85 GT Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 7, 2008
    Messages:
    1,463
    Likes Received:
    109
    Trophy Points:
    64
    yeah a 1000 times...new TPS...New Iac...new o2s...I have no clue...what else do check or do...
  20. MikeH686

    MikeH686 Mine is only two inches though.

    Joined:
    Oct 12, 2011
    Messages:
    1,937
    Likes Received:
    354
    Trophy Points:
    94
    Hmmm idk but I found my issue to be from getting unmetered air into my throttle body by means of pcv system

Share This Page