|02-15-2013 03:06 PM|
|02-15-2013 12:34 PM|
|FLYLOW||Same here, most of the sound is on the pass side.|
|02-15-2013 10:14 AM|
yeah could be motor mounts. tie rods too...
also sometimes the axles.. i just replaced mine not too long ago.. i think mine is the sway bar bushing/passenger side end link
|02-15-2013 09:44 AM|
|02-15-2013 09:25 AM|
clunks could be sway bar end links.. sway bar bushings.. strut mount top mounts..
or rack and pinion
|02-15-2013 09:21 AM|
Damn i might need everything u did but the clutch soon :( the whole front end clunks on every little bump i take. Was ur doing this too?
Sucks about the engine. Thats why i dont let any one drive my car! He should pay for it. Tell him to be ready to give u $2500
|02-14-2013 10:39 PM|
Just like Paul, I am interested to hear how bad of shape is your engine.
Will it try to turnover at all?
As for machine shops, the one I went to when I rebuilt my motor was in Paul's neck of the woods. He recommended a great shop in Richmond, TX and these guys where great, very knowledge and since it was a small shop, they were very very reasonable priced.
I will tell you ... they rebuild my top end for under $325! I was excited. I then put that on my block myself. Took about 7-8 hours of home DIY time. But well worth it.
** Knock on wood ** 1.5 years of AutoX and the SVT still runs strong.
I have an extra engine ... but I want to rebuild it as a backup.
Good luck in anything you decide Tim. And I heard you were thinking about going back up North. Well, hopefully you come and hang at least once more before you head out bud.
|02-14-2013 07:53 PM|
|Chris_HT||I may add that I know of good machine shop here in Houston. Not cheap, but really good. They do many rebuilds for us and all our mechanics are very happy with quality of their work.|
|02-14-2013 07:13 PM|
WHAT!?! Man I really hope your joking..but I have a feeling your not since you don't joke around with stuff like that.. I'm so sorry to hear this happen. That was one of the cleanest motors I have ever seen, it even had a plaque on it saying it was from ford. Keep the motor and try to rebuild it if you can. How trashed is it?
|02-14-2013 05:17 PM|
|elsolo||I had a customer on a test drive downshift from 4th to 1st in a Cobra replica, how he got it into gear I don't know, but it sucked the top of the piston right off midway through the wrist pin.|
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