Matter of fact, please feel free to comment below and let us know what you have done to your V6 Mustang! Check out all complete line of performance V6 Mustang dual exhaust conversion kits and components below!! Modding your V6 Stang for performance might be laughed at by many Mustang enthusiasts; however, owning and driving a V8 powered Pony car might not be in the cards for every S197 Mustang owner. Since then this has happened at least 5 times, 4 in the last week! Though the 2010 Mustang V-6 retained a single exhaust outlet, the diameter of the tip had been increased one-half of an inch to three inches. These vehicles are equipped with certain air bag inflators assembled as part of the passenger frontal air bag modules, and used as original equipment or replacement equipment. Had to flat bed it to the dealership where they told me the whole computer system failed and had to be replaced. Through research and talking to others determined that it is the throttle body drive by wire a known problem with some Ford vehicles.
I don't drive this car in the rain because of this. Developed under the direction of Chief Engineer and exterior styling designer , the fifth generation Mustang drew inspiration from the first-generation 1964—1970 Mustangs. Only 750 Laguna Seca versions will be built each year for the two-year run for a total of 1500. I went on line and found out there was a recall on the throttle assembly. I told them no and picked my car up. Archived from on March 9, 2011. It has been on now for 4 years.
If I'm not the only one having this problem, I would think the Ford company should take responsibilty and fix the problems. Kept giving gas would finally respond. There is a short in the car that no one can find. It is also a good time to get rid of body roll with a set of lowering springs and replace worn out suspension components. It is not as though the vehicle has not been taken care of, and for a 2005 the mileage is pretty low still. The Mustang's interior was revised featuring higher quality surfaces, available real aluminium trim, and improved fit and finish.
When the car is up to normal operating temperature, the gauge appears as if the car is overheating. In my case, the intrusion of water caused a sudden and complete loss of all systems. A Mustang won the drivers, team and manufacturers' championships for both the 2008 and 2009 seasons of Grand-Am Koni Challenge. Much more recently the vehicle has worrying issues. Took the car in today for appointment and they said it was not covered by that extended warranty and that consumer satisfaction program 13N03 did not pertain to a Mustang.
The 19-inch black-alloy racing wheels are 9-inches wide up front and 9. Due to the lack of 7. The aero package is almost entirely copied from the Boss 302R race car. When starting a performance based build with V6 Pony Car it is best to start with a plan. The manufacturer was not made aware of the issue. A total of 500 units were ordered by Hertz for the 2006 model year, and 500 convertible models were announced for 2008.
It has a cold air intake, improved engine calibration, and a revised exhaust system designed to mimic the sound of the Mustang used in the Bullitt movie. The coating allows for the replacement of traditional cast-iron cylinder liners and marks Ford's first use of this process. Check out our Ford Racing complete rear end assembles! At one point while driving on the freeway at 70 mph the vehicle suddenly started to decelerate on its own, even while I was pressing on the gas pedal. Not too long after these issues started occurring, when I went to fill up the gas tank it wouldn't take the gas as it normally would. Archived from on July 16, 2010.
The engine gained 8 horsepower 6 kW for a total of 420. This swap brings many performance and strength benefits. The approximate failure mileage was 72,453. Production began on January 12, 2009 and it went on sale in March 2009. The V6 Standard was discontinued after the 2006 , once again leaving the V6 Deluxe as the base Mustang trim level. Have read many complaints about this online and Ford just claims it isn't their problem.
Using premium grade, 91-octane or better gasoline, the new 5. This has been a problem from the beginning of purchase. Sounds as if it is stuck in a gear. The interior's bright dash was replaced with black carbon fiber treatment, while carbon fiber door inserts and seat leather patterns were added. Modifications were also made to the engine, undercarriage, drivetrain, and sound system. Did this several times in one day.
For 2009 the V6 Appearance Package was offered in Performance White and Black. Owners will receive a second notice when remedy parts become available. In no way do you have to follow this step-by-step. A proven way to get more horsepower and torque is to add to your Mustang. A Mustang resembling the Mustang driven by has been entered in the Continental Challenge, tributing the fortieth anniversary of Parnelli's championship. Differing the new engine from earlier Modular engines, among other features, was its use of wider bore diameters and a longer stroke relative to the 4.
One year when I put the car into winter storage unheated garage , the water in the cowl froze and broke apart the wiper assembly and wiper motor. Archived from on November 17, 2010. Archived from on October 13, 2009. The upgraded powertrains were capable of achieving better fuel efficiency due in part to the new transmissions. For 2013, color choices include both School Bus Yellow and Black, both with reflective matte silver stripes. As well as my engine smoking after driving for 2 hours at 65-70 mph.