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Forum: 2.3 Mustangs   May 12th, 2014, 08:56 PM
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Posted By Alias
Selling my 2.3

If anyone is looking for a project, I have a 89 2.3 that I am looking to sell. I bought the car four years ago for $600. I have done alot of work to it since then but it just seems like when I fix...
Forum: 2.3 Mustangs   April 8th, 2014, 10:51 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 12,778
Posted By Alias
I recently swapped my 2.3 aluminum bearing...

I recently swapped my 2.3 aluminum bearing retainer with an after-market steel/aluminum V8 one but I had to take the V8 one to a machine shop and have the V8 one machined to four cylinder...
Forum: 2.3 Mustangs   April 8th, 2014, 03:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 940
Posted By Alias
The plug could either go to the fuel door release...

The plug could either go to the fuel door release or to a trunk release. To the left of my glove box after I open it then are 2 buttons...One is for the fuel door and other is for trunk however I...
Forum: 2.3 Mustangs   February 19th, 2014, 10:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 846
Posted By Alias
Thank you very much for sharing your wisdom, it...

Thank you very much for sharing your wisdom, it is much appreciated.

I will do a follow up soon after I get the parts
Forum: 2.3 Mustangs   February 18th, 2014, 10:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 846
Posted By Alias
So getting a new pressure plate will fix the...

So getting a new pressure plate will fix the issue? Along with getting a new bearing retainer?

You mentioned ACT pressure plates? Would you be able to point me in the right direction?

I read...
Forum: 2.3 Mustangs   February 18th, 2014, 08:43 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 447
Posted By Alias
T5 Tailshaft Housing

Does anyone have a 4 cylinder(I don't know if there is a difference between 4cyl, v6, or v8) T5 Transmission Extension housing aka. Tail housing for sale? Mine fell today and recieced minor damage to...
Forum: 2.3 Mustangs   February 17th, 2014, 11:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 846
Posted By Alias
Tranny Trouble

I have an 89' 2.3LX with a WC T5, I started having clutch problems so I dropped the trans and replaced the clutch disc, pressure plate, throwout bearing, & pilot bearing. After that I even replaced...
Forum: 2.3 Mustangs   February 17th, 2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 38,436
Posted By Alias
Calvin Lockhart 89 2.3LX Notchback Mods...

Calvin Lockhart

89 2.3LX Notchback

Mods so far were necessary and include:

Smoked Altezza taillights
17x8 Silver SC Style wheels wrapped in Nitto NT555
CAI with K&N cone filter
Steeda...
Forum: 2.3 Mustangs   February 17th, 2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 794
Posted By Alias
I'm having similar issues with my trans after I...

I'm having similar issues with my trans after I replaced the clutch disc, pressure plate, t/o bearing, & pilot bearing. After all that I replaced the clutch cable and installed a FWA. Still having...
Forum: 2.3 Mustangs   February 17th, 2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 652
Posted By Alias
I have an 89 notchback & my window seals are...

I have an 89 notchback & my window seals are garbage. In doing some research I've found that they make replacement quarter windows for the hatchbacks. You will need to buy the whole window b/c the...
Forum: 2.3 Mustangs   February 17th, 2014, 01:48 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 12,778
Posted By Alias
Tranny Trouble

I have an 89 2.3LX with a T5 that started giving me some trouble shifting into reverse when the car was running. So I replaced the clutch disk, pressure plate, throwout bearing, and pilot bearing. I...
Forum: 2.3 Mustangs   April 26th, 2013, 10:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 727
Posted By Alias
OMFG...Thank you so much for that suggestion, I...

OMFG...Thank you so much for that suggestion, I just went out to my car to bypass solenoid and guess what...My dad never reconnected the started wire that goes to ignition switch. Guess I should've...
Forum: 2.3 Mustangs   April 26th, 2013, 07:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 727
Posted By Alias
Yes there is a Clutch/Neutral Safety switch under...

Yes there is a Clutch/Neutral Safety switch under the dash, I replaced that part last month some time because i mya Check Engine light would Flash on for a sec or two around 2500-3500rpm's. However...
Forum: 2.3 Mustangs   April 25th, 2013, 09:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 727
Posted By Alias
Thanks for the Bump. For now because Im out a car...

Thanks for the Bump. For now because Im out a car anyways I'm going to start tearing it apart again because there is no way to get to that switch unless the trans. is removed. I will order the...
Forum: 2.3 Mustangs   April 25th, 2013, 08:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 727
Posted By Alias
Yes, the car came from the factory with a T5, I...

Yes, the car came from the factory with a T5, I adjusted my BBK FWA to give me the most grab I could get @ zero on the clutch quadrant.(Yes, Im still using the stock adjustable clutch quadrant. Will...
Forum: 2.3 Mustangs   April 24th, 2013, 08:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 727
Posted By Alias
I Ran a Quick Test

I ran a quik test of engine codes and got codes: 23, & 89. I looked them up in the book and 23 is: TP out of self test range, & 89 is: Converter clutch override circuit failure.

I have recently...
Forum: 2.3 Mustangs   April 23rd, 2013, 06:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 727
Posted By Alias
Exclamation Clutch Problems

My Clutch was acting up and kept breaking my "dog bone" cable so I boutght a stock clucth kit from Autozone and replaced my clutch. I ordered a new clutch cable as well and had a bit of a problem...
Forum: 2.3 Mustangs   April 19th, 2013, 06:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 387
Posted By Alias
Fender Questions

So I just got some new wheels for the stang, I went up to a 17in rim and noticed that the tire catches the "fender extension" on the lower front part of the fender. How can I fix this issue?

*New...
Forum: New Members Introductions   April 11th, 2013, 02:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 179
Posted By Alias
Newbie From Arizona

Hi everyone,
I recently joined modded mustangs after scouring through the net trying to troubleshoot my Mustang. I have an 89' Mustang LX with the 2.3L EFI, standard 4 plug setup, not the 8 plug....
Forum: 2.3 Mustangs   April 11th, 2013, 02:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 660
Posted By Alias
My apologies, I didnt even think about KOEO...

My apologies, I didnt even think about KOEO codes. Will look a little more in depth at those as well.

Thank you for your help.
Forum: 2.3 Mustangs   April 9th, 2013, 11:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 660
Posted By Alias
Oh, by the way...there is no "check engine" light...

Oh, by the way...there is no "check engine" light so no codes. The last code told me I had a faulty clutch/nuetral safety switch. I have replaced that, along with the ignition switch due to finding...
Forum: 2.3 Mustangs   April 8th, 2013, 02:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 660
Posted By Alias
Lightbulb 2.3 Cold Start Issues

I have a 89 2.3L EFI and on a "cold start" my engine requires me to regulate throttle to "warm up" the engine. Along with requiring me to manually "warm up" my engine, the engine will not "rev" more...
Forum: 2.3 Mustangs   November 2nd, 2012, 11:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 544
Posted By Alias
Question Slight engine knock...and loss of power┐

Hello Everyone,
I have a 89 2.3 mustang and have recently noticed a slight engine knock. Top end, I'm
thinking CYL 3. I have recently come to realize that I have an "adjustable cam gear"
Will...
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