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Hi, I'm trying to buy a water pump for my mustang v6 3.9L. I have a part number from dealer is 3r3z8501a, but online I saw a online dealer on selling a oem water pump for 106 somet...
Asked by Di W July 14, 2014, 2:44 pm 0 reply
Car shakes when i acceleratea
5Speed mustang base - so when i accelerate and push pedal past 1/2 way it starts to shake whole car. so i went and got codes read and it told me to change egr valve and sensor i di...
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What causes my 03 mustang gt to make a squeaky noise going into first gear
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Fuel Problem?
My 2003 Mustang GT seems to be having a fuel problem. Under full throttle in 3rd gear the car loses all power and shudders and the fuel Pressure reading on my gauge drops from 30's...
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what would make my 1995 ford mustang v6 idle high and shift into neutral when slowing down?
when the car is in park it is idling high at all most 20 when normally it idles around 15. the idle is very hard to it shakes the car a little. when I am slowing down instead of do...
Asked by Hailey N July 13, 2014, 11:01 am 0 reply
My AC pressure release valve spews after idling for like 30 seconds, even when my AC is not on.
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Asked by Evan S July 13, 2014, 10:14 am 0 reply
Can you keep the same transmission and change the bell housing?
I have a 5spd manual transmission in a 90's mustang, inline 4. I'm doing a engine swap, to a 302 out of a '79 Fairmont. The flywheel for the v8 is so much bigger, it won't even fit...
Asked by Corey S June 24, 2014, 4:55 pm 1 reply
i m having trouble with my keycar
My car stopped at my boyfriend house off gasoline. He tried to on and no on.he forgot give the day he giveme key when I tried to put inside no get in and he said he don't ...
Asked by Rosario R June 25, 2014, 9:02 am 0 reply
What type of oil should I use
My car has high miles and factory says I should use 5w-20, but my brother says that because of the high miles I should switch to 10w-30 to make it run smoother. Is this a good idea...
Asked by Tanya R June 23, 2014, 12:08 pm 0 reply
Why is my car still dying out?
The car died out driving home one day. I put in a new alternator, changed the battery terminals and also bought a brand new battery. The car turns on and runs. It does die out stil...
Asked by Isa M June 17, 2014, 12:25 pm 0 reply
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