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Ford Mustang engine overhaul.
Follow our Ford Mustang 5.0L engine overhaul project. View pictures and videos from start to finish.

How to check serpentine engine drive belt
Check your engine drive belt at regular intervals. Look for cracks in the ribs, pieces missing or worn out grooves.

How to check fuses
How to check fuses. This is the first thing that should be done whenever your vehicle has an electrical problem.
How to check fuses
How to use a digital volt ohm meter(DVOM)
to check electrical circuits.
A schematic also will be needed.

ABS Traction Light
Find out why the ABS or Traction Control light is coming on the dash of your car or trucks.
For some great information and expert advice on anything related to the Ford Mustang, you can go to AmericanMuscle's tech guides section
3.1L and 3.4L
These V6 engines are 2 of the most widely used engines in all makes of cars. If you are going to fix it yourself, ask us and view these pictures of sensor locations and their descriptions and operation to help with auto repair.
Radio Display Shows LOC
We can unlock it for you. Just follow these few simple steps to retrieve a few numbers, and we will send you the unlock code with instructions on how to fix it.
Wheels and Tires
Find out everything you wanted to know about car and truck tires. How to check them, what all those numbers and letters mean, proper rotating, example and pictures.

Read Our Latest Questions And Answers

In Forum: Chevy Silverado

I can check and clean the terminals tomorrow. I know the battery is about 3 years old. Yes it has ABS.


In Forum: Pontiac Grand Am

it's not easy to bypass the passlock. but you don't know if it is the passlock or not. you need to see if you have injector pulse when cranking to see if the passlock is shutting off the injectors or not. If you only have 30 psi in the fuel rail, the injectors may not feed enough gas to start you


In Forum: Ford Trucks

ford was not so good with diagnostics back in 93. they were getting better but still not up to par with Chrysler and GM. you will have to hook your truck up to a scanner to see if there is a data stream available or not. If there is no data stream the scanner won't help much. You will need to us


In Forum: GMC Trucks

vin code W means that your engine should be a CPI. fuel pressure should be 54 to 64 psi.


In Forum: Pontiac Grand Am

does the engine sound like the rpm's are jumping (does the engine match the tach) if your trans is slipping it will raise the engine rpm and there will be a power loss but that (to me) would be different than fluttering.


In Forum: Saturn

congrats


In Forum: Saturn

air bag light on the dash means the air bag system has a code. the system may be disabled. do you know what the code is for? is the codes the passenger seat sensor?


In Forum: Chevy Cars

the gas gauge and the temp gauge both are on different circuits but go through the data stream to the instrument cluster. You can verify the temp sender with a scanner. if the scanner shows the correct temperature then the cluster may be at fault the code P0446 is for an evap vent system restrict