Progress Thread My Never Ending 89 Notch Thread

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  1. TOOLOW91

    TOOLOW91 Mustang Master

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    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.
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    so tanks back in , motor mounts are loose motor should be out Saturday after noon
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    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:
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    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.
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    MikeH686 Mine is only two inches though.

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    I'm up to 13k with one motor and one paint job hahaha gotta love these money pits
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    84Ttop They make new pistons every day, so why worry? SN Certified Technician Mod Dude

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    I'm not adding mine up.... I don't have one receipt for that exact reason. lol
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    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
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    84Ttop They make new pistons every day, so why worry? SN Certified Technician Mod Dude

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    ^^ Lol I know the feeling!
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    Yeah its worth it tho!!!!!
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    madmike1157 the humor is still lost on me SN Certified Technician

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    I'm past 10k and the wheels/tires have never been on the ground yet. I must really be in love then.
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    Well I don't feel so bad that I'm at 6k, but my car still isn't running so theres that...
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    gonna work on getting the stuff out of the bay this week and paint maybe by the weekend
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    more meaningless progress it's on the stand
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    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
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    84Ttop They make new pistons every day, so why worry? SN Certified Technician Mod Dude

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    Wow, what did I miss?
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    I'll take you up on that offer.
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    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...
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    MikeH686 Mine is only two inches though.

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    Have you gone through the surging idle chit?
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    yeah a 1000 times...new TPS...New Iac...new o2s...I have no clue...what else do check or do...
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    MikeH686 Mine is only two inches though.

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    Hmmm idk but I found my issue to be from getting unmetered air into my throttle body by means of pcv system

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