1. opihinalu

    Drivetrain How do I remove transmission cooler lines?

    I am trying to remove my transmission cooler lines to install a new radiator and tan on my 86 GT and I can’t figure it out the fasteners out. I loosened them which took some force but now they just keep spinning and spinning. What am I doing wrong?
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    Drivetrain Transmission Cooler Line Connectors

    1988 Ford Mustang LX 5.0/ AOD Trans I am trying to figure out how to connect my transmission cooler lines to my radiator. I have what I think is the correct fitting but I’m trying to figure out what I need to connect the metal line to it. At the trans it uses a plastic connector which came with...
  3. D

    Engine 1987 5.0 overheating at both idle and driving

    I've recently picked up my 7 mustang but my first fox a 1987 5.0. The car seems to be getting warm about 230-260. It has a new water pump. New thermostat and the fan clutch looks new as well and it has resistance when I turn it. All fluids are checking out. Is there something I might be missing...
  4. B

    Coolant loss after flush

    I just did a complete flush and refill on my rescue pony (02 GT) and after a couple of short drives I checked the coolant and the reserve tank was nearly empty. I remember thinking that it didn't seem like the system held nearly the 16 liters that the internet said was the capacity of the system...
  5. L

    For Sale 94-04 Mustang Gt mishimoto radiator

    For sale is a brand new in plastic still mishimoto aluminum radiator and stabilizer kit. Brand new never installed or opened. Includes radiator, stabilizer kit, hardware, and reading material. 300 picked up, will ship on your dime. Located in Exeter, PA 18643.
  6. S

    Hello new Mustang owner here

    Am a new owner for a 2003 Mustang cobra it has a modular engine with a supercharger and a cold air intake that extends into the passenger side fender. I am here to educate myself on this engine. I am trying to locate a shop manual online if it is available. My current major issue is with the...
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    Need a radiator

    I need a radiator for a v6. Does anyone a place that sells the for a v6 also would a radiator for a v8 work. don’t want a aluminum one. Want to keep this as a survivor car thanks
  8. T

    Champion vs Engineered Cooling Products Radiators

    I am replacing the old brass radiator in my 1966 mustang fastback with a 2 row 1" tubing aluminum. Trying to decide between Champion Cooling Systems and Engineered Cooling Products. I plan on getting the full shroud and electric fan set up since I recently added A/C. Anyone had good or bad...
  9. starstruck106

    Need Help 1995 Convertible 3.8 Temp Gauge still not working and alarm system is draining my battery

    I have a 1995 3.8 Convertible that I recently had a belt break on while driving in heavy winter conditions. The belt was replaced and I have driven maybe 400 miles since that time. About two weeks ago the gauges for fuel and temperature stopped working (just the ones on the left) I had this...
  10. J

    1998 Mustang Convertible temp gauge maxing

    Owning and driving for a year and a half. No problemd. All guages normal. In garage for dec and January. Need to drive a few miles since the wife had other car. Within 2 miles temp gauge maxed out. No steam. Drove 1 mile to destination. On way home stopped at Valvoline for an oil change. Topped...
  11. paddyrk

    New radiator, still overheating

    Hello, I have a 1991 LX with a rebuilt 347 stroker, and it keeps overheating. I run straight water with royal purple, (water wetter) but when I am sitting and idling, even even park the temperature keeps increasing. I run the hp efi system so I know the temperature is accurate, but it will stay...
  12. Q

    Stock S197 Radiator (05-14) vs Mishimoto Performance Radiator

    Hey guys, I made a video comparing the differences between the stock 05-14 GT Radiator and the Mishimoto Performance Radiator Topics Covered: Size Weight Construction materials Construction Quality Pricing Fitment Differences Check it out here: View: https://youtu.be/nCZqJx-9cqo
  13. W

    Radiator Fan Problem

    I'm currently experiencing radiator problem with my v6 2013 mustang I just changed coolant , relay slow speed side. Engine oil temp and coolant temperature are fine except cylinder head temp I've alway kept my eyes on cylinder head temp for about two years and it had always been 190-210, and...
  14. palacekeeper

    Adding Vintage Air A/c To 1970 Mach 1

    I'm planning on having a shop add the Vintage A/C system to my 1970 Mach 1. I was also planning on replacing the radiator at the same time. For the most part, I'm trying to keep it close to original, so I was figuring on having them install the factory replacement radiator. My question is...
  15. M

    '91 Mustang - Lower Radiator Hose Burst Driving Up Steep Hills

    Driving up one windy continous HILL... my Fox body SLUGGED up to the peak of the hill. Pedal to the floor, moving to the top speed of 5 MPH...the LOWER RADIATOR HOSE BURST!!! Rusty brown water and coolant SPRAYED the entire engine bay. Now that I replaced the hose, slight coolant flush, NEW...
  16. D

    Expired Griffin Radiator

    I took this Griffin Radiator off of my old 65 Mustang and will not be reusing it on my new rebuild. Model # 7-565BC-CAX. It was not used very much, but the outside could use a little clean up. Also, it comes with a chrome overflow. $350/obo
  17. Debrajean70

    Check Engine Light On 2004 Stang Gt With Low Milage!!

    I am new to this site. Yet in my minimal searching around, love it. my dream stang is, Of course, The Shelby. Thus why I named my pitbull after the Shelby!! My baby is riding rough and tonight the check engine light came on,8 /19/16. I KNOW something is very wrong....she has been riding rough...
  18. S

    Engine 95 Gt Fine At Idle Overheats At Speed

    Hey guys, Relevant upgrades: TFS aluminum heads and stage 1 cam, recent downsize from my 3rd 3 core aluminum fluidyne radiator to a 1 core O'Reilly (Lifetime Warranty), also a 160* thermostat(down from the initial 180* recommended by the guy I purchased the car from, but having chronic heat...
  19. N

    2014 Radiator Needs Swapping

    The bumper, got bashed, the radiator got a taste also and spilled fluid all over the place. I ran into a big ol chunk of ice. I'm a young guy so I initially (and still kinda) didn't want to use insurance because my rates are already high. I saw this thread Aluminum radiator install Write-Up...
  20. A

    Car Won't Get Up To Operating Temp

    im not really sure where to go from this point so i decided why not give this a try, maybe someone might have a clever idea. i have an 83 fox that i just put a new 2 core aluminum rad in as well as a new water pump. the motor is a carbureted 306 with a comp cam edelbrock heads an edelbrock...