s197

  1. J

    Does Ford Performance make 3.73 gear for v6 mustangs?

    I know Motive makes rear gears for 2005 v6 mustangs, but I've heard they tend to make noise at highway speeds. The mechanic that's going to do the install for me recommend getting gears made by Ford Performance. I'm having trouble finding the gear I need, so I'm just wondering if Ford even makes...
  2. D

    Suspension S197 Clunking/rattling sound when accelerating and turning right?

    Alright I have been chasing the cause of this noise since I got the car 5 years ago. The noise started showing up when I would be turning right with the car in 3rd gear at about 1800rpm. If I were to push the clutch in, the noise would go away. If I revved the engine to ~1800 rpm in neutral...
  3. B

    Engine Smoke and burning smell when coming to stop

    I’ve been getting smoke out of the exhaust and what I think is a burning smell when coming to a complete stop. This only happens usually after going down a hill and low RPMs and a little bit of engine breaking is involved. It’s an auto car so when I say engine breaking I mean like 1,300 rpm or...
  4. T

    2008 Mustang GT Vibration in Entire Car

    Hey guys :), really looking to get to the bottom of this... I had taken my car to my local Gerald's who do good work. And they checked my entire front end. Called me and said that the passenger outer tie rod was shot, driver inner tie rod shot, bushings for my front suspension shot, front/rear...
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    Will any 05-09 GT Auto Trans fit in my 2005 GT?

    Hello everyone, Im new to the foroums. Recently my auto transmission started slipping when going into second gear. Anyways, my question, im willing to buy a used trans, I Know every 05-09 GT has the same auto transmission (5r55s) . A lot of parts and junkyard ebay shops list the 05/06 as the...
  6. codemonkey

    Who in Washington/Oregon owned my car before me? (Red Fire 05 GTP with a ton of mods)

    Trying to find the previous owner of a 05 GT I just bought. Dealership didn't know anything about it, so I only know what I can see with my eyes. Really curious about the previous work on it, especially with the engine as I want to have the info for a custom tune. Car is extremely fun, and was...
  7. D

    2006 Ford Mustang Running Lean and Rich Problem (Need Advice)

    Hello, I am new to posting on forums and this is the first time I ever made an account to post a Thread, so sorry if I am doing something wrong. I tried searching for this problem but came up with no real answer to my situation. Around July I purchased a 2006 Ford Mustang GT...
  8. K

    V8 SN95 OR V6 S197

    Thinking about trading my 1996 5 speed GT for a 2007 5 speed s197 v6 4.0, can anyone that's owned both give me an idea of power difference
  9. ProjectDemon

    Engine 2010 Gt coyote swap

    Hey everyone, I’m getting tired of my 4.6. I bought the wrong year so I’m looking into a coyote swap. What are some issues I can expect to run into and all the part kits I’ll need (i.e. the crate engine, engine harness, etc)? Would I be able to use any coyote engine year from 2011-2018? Any info...
  10. Q

    2008 Mustang GT DTC P0345 P0349

    Hey guys, I am encountering an issue with the notorious P0345/P0349 camshaft position sensor. So far I have: Replaced the sensor Rewired the connector Replaced the alternator The DTC came back just as it was prior. I filled a troubleshooting method which had me check the ground wire in the...
  11. 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
  12. J

    2010 gt threw a code saying both banks 02 sensors lean conditions . Car dies

    My 2010 gt has 45000 miles on her with frpp hot rod cams , frpp injectors , stock manifolds and cats, muffler delete and jlt CAI. It’s a 5 speed manual. Today it was running fine and the cel came on I pooped into oreilly and they scanned it and said both o2 banks were lean condition but it...
  13. Q

    2008 Mustang GT Build Thread

    Hey guys/girls! I bought a 2008 Mustang GT convertible that was in a somewhat minor accident a few months ago. I began documenting the build on YouTube. Here are some pictures of the car when I got it:
  14. L

    Will Different Sized Tires Work?

    Forgive me if this is the wrong spot, it's my first post! I'm looking at getting 305/45/18 nt555r's in the rear and 275/40/19 nt555's in the front of my 2014 5.0. I know that if tire sizes vary too much it can throw off traction control, are these tires close enough to run without issue? (I...
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    Transferrable Parts Between 2008 3v And 2002 2v

    Hey guys, I was wondering what you could swap over from a 2008 manual 4.6 3-valve to a 2002 manual 4.6 2-valve. Recently was given a wrecked 3V with all mechanical functions still working. The main questions I have is, could I put the 08 transmission into my 02, they are both TR3650, But his...
  16. Captain_Jack

    Yet Another New Member

    Well, that was painless (relatively). So, I'm here and no, I'm not a duplicate account for someone else who stole my handle. I was Captain Jack long before either Pirates of the Caribbean or the Doctor Who restart - albeit I've been a fan of Doctor Who since the 1980s when Mustangs were built...
  17. Tootzilla

    New To The Forum From Detroit

    New to the forum, from the Detroit area. Have a 2012 GT I've been working on. Wanted to say hey! Hope the pictures posted correctly...
  18. J

    Expired 2007 Mustang Roush Stage 1

    I'm selling my 2007 mustang roush stage 1. I have all the roush documents upgrades: lowering springs front & rear sway bars rear upper control arm drilled and slotted rotors roush air intake tuned long tube headers x-pipe roush axle back exhaust stage 2 clutch roush short shifter 4.10 gears...
  19. J

    07 Mustang Roush Stage 1 For Sale

    I'm selling my 2007 mustang roush stage 1. I have all the roush documents upgrades: lowering springs front & rear sway bars rear upper control arm drilled and slotted rotors roush air intake tuned long tube headers x-pipe roush axle back exhaust stage 2 clutch roush short shifter 4.10 gears...
  20. Scott O'Malley

    Hello From Cleveland!

    hey guys and girls, new to the site and looking forward to getting a little more in touch with the community. I have a Torch Red 2003 Mustang currently in a "restoration" process, and a 2008 Black Mustang GT that I love dearly. I've been looking at fabricating some custom parts which is really...