ignition

  1. SuperBobby615

    Ignition power suddenly went dead

    I have a 2005 GT manual transmission. I was driving after heavy rain when the car suddenly stopped dead. I'm getting no power to the ignition system. The only dash light is the flashing key. The battery still has power but has been running low due to a bad alternator (I think). I've gotten a...
  2. C

    Starting issues

    Random question, but if I accidentally rewired the brake light switch pigtail on my car the wrong way, would that cause my car to not start? And would it keep me from shifting out of park? I just swapped out the ccrm and the fuel pump driver module, I can hear the pump hum in accessory but it...
  3. N

    Mustang tumbler gets stuck in certain positions

    Hey, so i have recently bought a 2004 mustang gt and when i turn the key to start the car, it gets stuck in the start position. It takes a good amount of effort to get it to the on position. It also gets stuck after turning the car off, while holding the release its difficult to turn the key to...
  4. J

    1992 GT not pulling hard and misfiring

    my fox was running fine up until a week ago. now when i floor it it doesnt pull hard, kind of hiccups. im also starting to hear weird pops when i let off the gas which i think is misfire. the idle is good for the most part but just yesterday i noticed it drop a little 2-3 times over the period...
  5. J

    1972 Mach 1 wont go above 4k rpm

    So I’ve dreaded doing this for a while because I’ve searched far and wide for answers and I’m still left with the same problem. I have a ‘72 Ford Mustang Mach 1, i bought it with a 2v headed Cleveland, FMX, and a 8in rear. It is a true Q-code car so it is supposed to be a 4V cleveland, with a C6...
  6. Tsc_1980

    Electrical 89 5.0 ignition pwr power to ECM

    Hey guys, I’ve looked all over and can’t seem to find what I’m looking for. I have a 89 engine and harness I have swapped into a 1980 Toyota pickup ; ( my snow wheeler ). I have main 12v per supply to the computer, but, I have yet to figure out which wires are to the ignition for Run and start...
  7. J

    1969 mustang ignition problem please help

    I don't know too much about cars but I recently bought a 1969 mustang and I decided to rewire using American auto wire (AAW) and I finally finished and ready to start the car, when I put the key into the on position the car immediately tried starting without me turning the key, it also made this...
  8. X

    Electrical problem, Need help!

    Hey there, i need Help. I got an 69’ Mustang with AOD trans. But now i wanted to start the car, but just connect battery cable with battery and then it starts. The ignnition switch - off position. If i wana shut down the car i must disconnect battery cable. I changed solenoid, new ignition...
  9. 8

    5.0 microsquirt mustang hits wall around 5000 RPM

    hello all, I'm new to the whole tuning scene and have been battling this problem for a couple weeks now. I have been asking around on the net for some help, but seems a lot of the sites are more about bashing and criticizing me for not knowing instead of helping.. One fellow i did run into that...
  10. 69shocktower

    Electrical Bad ignition switch frying starters?

    89 GT 5 spd. First to go, I believe, was the stock ignition coil. Would crank but no fire. Had to tow it home. Drove it fine 2 more days then crank but no fire again. Replaced the coil and I think it started once, has been going on for weeks so cant remember for sure, but then wouldn't crank...
  11. F

    Replacing Ignition Parts - Brand/Upgrade Confusion Help

    Hey everybody, Been searching through the threads but having trouble finding something more recent. I want to do a tune up on my 88 GT running what looks like pretty much original ignition parts. I replaced the spark plugs with standard autolites based on comments i could find in searches...
  12. D

    SN95 What should be connected next to the grey connector on top of the Ignition Coil?

    Can anyone ID what is missing from the grey connector on top of the ignition coil? I have tried finding it in images on other cars but have never seen anything like this on any other car that I have found. It's been missing for quite some time and I could not find any mention of it in the Haynes...
  13. T

    Electrical [1990] Baffling Ignition Issue (Need help ASAP!)

    I am absolutely confused and infuriated with this problem. I have not seen any other threads that describe an issue anything similar to this, so here goes. For the past few days, my car has been starting perfectly fine every time. It has no hesitation starting, and it seemed to run quite well...
  14. R

    Help Needed! 95 5.0

    Hey guys I've got a serious ignition issue and at this point im just looking for other opinions 1995 Mustang GT 5.0 Bored and Stroked to 347, 5 Speed, Convertible California Car. So this car has been an ongoing project, did the engine and have been having serious ignition gremlins since...
  15. PakstinN

    high rpm miss

    hello all, lately I have been battling a high rpm miss in my car. she is a 1991 lx 5.0, fresh 306, ed Curtis cam, prepped p heads (ported and bigger valves). this miss seems to only occur at wot and above 4000 rpm, if my foot isn't in it as hard, it doesn't seem to miss. I can make a 3/4...
  16. F

    1990 Weird battery issue

    So my mustang has been running wonderfully the past couple months since its last problem. Anyways I'm having some trouble with it now. When I last turned off the car I left the windshield wipers in the on position, when I went to crank it, the windshield wipers came on for a split second, heard...
  17. I

    1967 Mustang won't start and buzzing noise

    I recently went to start up my 1967 mustang coupe after about three months of sitting in the garage, but when I turned the key nothing happened, there was absolutely no noise. I hooked up the charger assuming the battery was dead and the charger immediately Indicated that it had a full charge...
  18. T

    2.3 To 5.0 Wiring Questions

    I have the majority of the wiring done (I think) I used a duraspark ignition module. Have a ignition harness with it too. Got everything hooked up (coil, dizzy, module) and there's a few extra wires that don't go to any connectors. One of them is pink coming from the igntion coil positive...
  19. J

    Electrical Need Help!!

    Hi all, new to the forums but I’m in great need of assistance. Picked up a 95 5.0 and I have this huge drain on my battery with the key in the ‘run’ position. Not in any other position. Also it’s with the car off, car isn’t running right now because of a fuel pump issue but that’s besides the...
  20. T

    (carb Wiring)do I Need A Distributor Rotor To Blaster Coil Wire?

    I have the whole duraspark ignition module and wiring. I have the 3 wires that run from the dizzy to ignition harness but do I need a wire that runs from the center of the distributor rotor to the top of the ignition blaster style coil? If I do need it where do I get one? Cant seem to find one...