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    Brake lights not working

    So it was brought to my attention that both brake lights aren't working. I unscrewed the taillight plugs from the tail lights and all the lights works, turn signals, reverse, warning & tail lights but the brake lights don't turn on. Both the small light and the bigger light that screw into the...
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    Engine Engine/transmission HIGH REV IN REVERSE

    My name is Longsideburns202, if you add gmail. com to the name thats my personal email, So my issue is i have a 92 LX 4 Cyl converted over to a 5 speed 5.0 EFI, now that i've done the conversion, i was excited to try it out, but now as soon as i put the tranny in reverse, it revs high, to...
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    1970 Seat Options

    Has anyone done a guide to what late model seats, with some modification, fit in the early Mustangs, i.e. 1970? I have heard fox body ones do with minor changes. I'm wondering if S197 ones would fit specifically. Any other modern seats such as from a Fusion?
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    Rear end gear noise

    I have an 87 mustang. So little over a month ago I had a set of rear gears installed. When i got the car back the shop said there was a slight whistle when decelerating/coasting. Now I've had a couple people tell me that's normal. And when I first got the car back if i remember correctly the car...
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    Rear Disc Conversion

    So I already did the 5 lug conversion on my 87 mustang, and I wanna convert the rear drums to disc brakes. Does anybody have any good recommendations on any good affordable kits to do it, or a parts list i should buy to get it done.
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    Fuel Fuel Gauge stuck on full no matter what

    I bought my 1987 5.0 convertible in March. Since the day I got it, it's been stuck on full even though I've been driving it a lot. What could the problem be?
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    For Sale Moser 8.8 Rearend

    I have a brand new Moser 8.8 rear end for sale. Comes with...... 35 spline Axles Strange Spool big bearing ford flange bearing kit and had the entire housing powder coated semi-gloss black.\ Widened 2.5" over stock to 56" flange to flange. 3.55:1 gears. Currently unassembled, but I can...
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    For Sale Moser 8.8 Complete Rear End

    I have a brand new Moser 8.8 rear end for sale. Comes with...... 35 spline Axles Strange Spool big bearing ford flange bearing kit and had the entire housing powder coated semi-gloss black.\ Widened 2.5" over stock to 56" flange to flange. 3.55:1 gears. Currently unassembled, but I can...
  9. Habu135

    For Sale Ashtray Door Repair Kit

    I bought this ashtray door repair kit for my Mustang about a month ago and discovered after taking the console apart that the old spring had not broken but simply had worked it's way out of the hole. I'll sell this for $10 shipped, normally $17 on LMR.
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    For Sale 1988 Turbocharged 5.0, $6,400, Wichita Falls, TX area

    Solid car that needs someone who would like a Turbocharged 5.0. Would also be a great Christmas present for a father to give to his son as a bonding project car. The original Hurricane wheels with tires on them, two new tires that have never been mounted, some drag springs and other various...
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    Won’t crank single click

    All I’m getting is a single click when trying to start up my fox. I’ve checked the battery it’s good and I’ve replaced the ign switch as it was getting loose. This is my daily and it happened minutes after it was cranking perfectly fine. Below a video that shows me testing at the solenoid. Goes...
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    New guy

    I’ve been doing a lot of research on first project cars and fox bodies have been talked about the most out of anything that appealed to me so I’ve decided i want to get one. I haven’t done a ton of work on cars other than basic oil changes, plugs and other basic maintenance. Am I in the right...
  13. Alldegree

    Fox Fox Body Frame Rust-- Scrap or Save?

    Hi all, Hopefully this is in the right section, I'm new around here. I recently bought a 1985 mustang gt on craigslist for 1000 dollars. There didn't appear to be any major rust-through when I looked at it, the interior was critter-free, and the engine ran after sitting for 15 years, so I...
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    Suspension 88 coupe rust issues

    What’s up, I’m new to stangnet and have a couple questions about an 88 fox body I am very interested in purchasing. The owner says that the strut towers need to be replaced, and there’s small rotting towards the driver side of the floor pan. My main concern is the tower rusting. Will this be a...
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    What's it Worth? should i buy this fox body and what should i ask

    wanting to buy this fox body. any helpful info on buying would be appreciated.
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    I have a 85 Foxbody I am getting a 427w roller and I don't know what would be better Supercharger or Turbo?

    I want to push 600-700 hp what better and my goal is to make this Foxbody a sleeper murder out no badges weekend drive car can you help thanks.
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    88 Mustang GT

    A little about myself I am a Junior in high school in Illinois. I am a Mopar guy, but I do love mustangs and always have since both of my parents have owned many Mustangs throughout my life including two svo's (one of which was a comp prep) this 88 gt and now a 2006 GT. have a 2011 Charger...
  18. Barron91lx

    Sputtering until warm

    I finally have my car running great, when it's warm that is. It's very strange. It starts fine and idles fine, but when starting out it feels like it's missing. Most notably, driving at a constant speed in third, it sputters. Then like a switch, at around the same place on the road, it...
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    New to Fox body help needed

    Hey everyone I have a 1989 Mustang GT hatch back 5SPD manual transmission my brother got it for me as a Christmas present this is the first Fox body I’ve ever owned I’ve always wanted one but don’t know much about the mechanics the problem I am trying to figure out is when the car is running...
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    I dont know whats wrong...

    Back into a weird situation with my 1987 5.0 LX. I was driving to fill up on gas (I specifically have my vehicle on E85). I filled up and she started right up and nothing was out of the ordinary. The tuner was reading fine also. As I was driving home I hit a red light. Once green I started to...