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  • How To Install Aluminum Mustang Radiator (05-09)

    Adding a lightwieght aluminum radiator to your 2005-2009 Mustang is a great way to drop weight from your S197 and improve your cooling system efficiency. Installing an aluminum radiator in a 2005-2009 Mustang is a pretty easy step by step process. Follow along as customer Jeremy Howell walks you through his install! ... more

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    Posted by Tyler Rodriquez on 12/21/2016

  • How To Install Fox Body Mustang Hurst Shifter (87-93)

    Let's face it, the factory shifter in your Fox Body is good, but there is plenty of room for improvement. That's where the Hurst shifter comes into play. Follow along as we walk you through this quick and easy installation. The dash pads in the 1979-86 Fox Body Mustangs have a tendency to fade and crack over the past ... more

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    Posted by Tyler Rodriquez on 12/21/2016

  • How To Install Fox Body Mustang Headlight Switch And Harness

    Tools Required Small flat head screwdriver Wire cutters Wire strippers Pliers Heat gun Installation Instructions Step 1: Start the installation by popping the hood, and removing your negative battery cable Step 2: Remove the headlight switch from the dash, by releasing the 4 small tabs with the ... more

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    Posted by Tyler Rodriquez on 12/20/2016

  • How To Install Ford Lightning Headlights (99-04)

    Parts Needed: 7mm socket Ratchet wrench Installation Instructions Step 1: Pull up on the 2 retaining clips holding your headlight in place Step 2: Once they're up, slide the headlight out of it's hole, and unplug the headlight bulb Step 3: Remove the retaining screw holding in the side... more

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    Posted by Tyler Rodriquez on 12/20/2016

  • How To Change Mustang Gear Oil

    Tools Required: Socket Set Flat Head Screwdriver Drain Pan Gasket Scraper Brake Clean (Optional) Step 1: Lift your Mustang with either jacks and a jackstand or with a lift. Step 2: Place a bucket or drain pan under your rear end, and loosen and remove all but the top cover bolts. Ste... more

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    Posted by Tyler Rodriquez on 12/20/2016

  • How To Install 1979-1986 Mustang Dash Pad

    The dash pads in the 1979-86 Fox Body Mustangs have a tendency to fade and crack over the past 20 years. Late Model Restoration offers direct replacement dash pads and has provided a quick and easy installation guide to help you get your Fox looking brand new! Tools Needed: Common Hand Tools Installation... more

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    Posted by Tyler Rodriquez on 12/20/2016

  • What Is The 302 Firing Order?

    The firing order for a Ford 302 motor is essential knowledge when building, rebuilding, or maintaining your Fox Body or SN-95 Mustang. These easy to use chart make it simple to quickly remind yourself of the 302 firing order. Screenshot or save the following graphics to keep with you at all times! more

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    Posted by Tyler Rodriquez on 12/15/2016

  • How To Install Mustang Headlights (05-09)

    Tools Required: Common hand tools 05-09 Mustang Bumper Removal and Headlight Installation Instructiosn Step 1: Open your Mustang’s hood and have all tools ready. Step 2: Use the flat-blade screwdriver to remove the 6 plastic push pins that hold down the radiator cover to the car. Step 3: R... more

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    Posted by Dustin Leathers on 12/15/2016

  • How To Install Mustang Sequential Tail Light Kit (05-09)

    Tools Required: Common hand tools Installation Instructions Step 1: Start the installation by removing the top 2 retainers in the rear trunk liner, and remove the lower 2 Step 2: Remove the 2 screw retainers with a T-27 Torx bit Step 3: Remove the rear trunk liner Step 4: W... more

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    Posted by Tyler Rodriquez on 12/15/2016

  • How To Install Mustang Short Shifter (11-14)

    Adding a short shifter to your 2011-2014 Mustang is a great way to upgrade your MT82 transmission. The stock shifter works great, but having a short throw shifter makes getting through those gears quicker and easier. Installation is quick and easy and Late Model Restoration walks you through step by step! These instruc... more

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    Posted by Tyler Rodriquez on 12/15/2016

  • How To Install Mustang Steeda Tri-Ax Race Short Throw Shifter

    Tools Required: 8mm socket 10mm socket 10” socket extension Flathead screwdriver Pry bar Silicon Step 1: Set your parking brake. Step 2: Remove your shifter knob. Step 3: Slide the boot over the handle and grab hold of the bezel and pull upwards to pull the four clips loose. Un-plug your ... more

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    Posted by Tyler Rodriquez on 12/15/2016

  • How To Install Mustang Roush Quarter Window Scoops

    Tools Required 50/50 alcohol/water solution Masking tape Rubber roller Window Scoop Installation Make sure the vehicle’s rear quarter glass is clean and dry. The glass surface should be between 61°-81°F (16°-31°C) Use 50/50 (alcohol/water) solution to clean the rear quarter glass area where the window s... more

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    Posted by Dustin Leathers on 12/15/2016

  • How To Install Mustang SVE Billet Lower Control Arms

    Installation Instructions Raise the vehicle up by supporting it on a lift, or stand so that the rear suspension is loaded. (Wheels in contact with surface) *Note* Do one side at a time Remove the stock rear control arms bolts. Next remove the rear brake cable that is routed through the arm itself Inspect the... more

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    Posted by Dustin Leathers on 12/15/2016

  • How To Install Mustang SVE X-Pipe Resonator Delete

    Tools Required: 15mm socket Flat head screwdriver File Jack & jack stands Masking Tape Installation Instructions Step 1: To begin installation, lift the car up, and support it with jack stands Step 2: With the car in the air, support the factory resonator with a spare jack, or jack stand ... more

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    Posted by Tyler Rodriquez on 12/15/2016

  • How To Install Mustang Stifflers Tubular Transmission Crossmember

    Tools Required: Basic hand tools Floor jack Jackstands Installation Instructions Raise the vehicle up to allow access for installation, and support it with jack stands Support transmission with the floor jack. Do not place the jack on the transmission pan, or block access to crossmember mounts Remove the... more

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    Posted by Dustin Leathers on 12/15/2016

  • How To Install Mustang Ford Racing Aluminum Driveshaft 28 Spline (79-04)

    Tools Required: 12 point socket, or box end wrench Large screwdriver, and small prybar Jack & jack stands Plastic bag Drain pan Towels Lock Tite is optional Installation Instructions Start by lifting the rear end of the car up, and supporting it with jack stands Locate, and remove the 4 bolts holding ... more

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    Posted by Tyler Rodriquez on 12/15/2016

  • How To Install Mustang Boss 302 Rear Diffuser (13-14)

    Tools Required: Air Powered Body Saw Phillips Head 11mm Socket Flat Head Screw Driver Installation Instructions Open the trunk, and remove the 2 plastic nuts, and the 2 pushpin type retainers Release the trunk trim panel, and disconnect the trunk light electrical connector, and then remove the ... more

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    Posted by Phillip Perez on 12/15/2016

  • How to Install 1979-2004 Ford Mustang Upper & Lower Rear Control Arms

    Ford Mustang Upper & Lower Rear Control Arm Installation Instructions Step 1: Start by lifting your car up on a lift, or jack stands Step 2: Remove your rear wheels Step 3: Start by removing the sway bar hardware, if equipped by removing the 2 bolts on each rear control arm Step 4: Remove the sway bar f... more

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    Posted by Tyler Rodriquez on 12/15/2016

  • How to Install Mustang Fog Lights (99-04)

    Tools Needed Socket Wrench Extensions 7mm Socket Phillips head screwdriver Silicone Torx bit T20 Pliers Installation Step 1Unscrew the adjuster screw on the new fog lights. Silicone around the lenses. Let them sit for 6-8 hours or until dry. Step 2Use drive on ramps or a jack and jack stands to acce... more

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    Posted by Tyler Rodriquez on 12/15/2016

  • How To Install Fox Body Underdrive Pulleys

    Tools Needed: Common Tool Box Tools Impact Install Time: Approximately 1 Hour 30 Mins Difficulty: 3 out of 5 Step 1: Disconnect the negative battery terminal. Step 2: Loosen the bolts on the water pump and crank pulleys Step 3: Remove the serpentine belt by shifting the adjuster to the passenger side.... more

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    Posted by Tyler Rodriquez on 12/14/2016

  • How to Install 1979-98 Mustang Transmission Mount

    Tools Required Ratchets Set Wrenches Jack & Jack Stands Installation Instructions Step 1Jack the car up and place it on jack stands. Be sure to leave enough room to work under the transmission. Step 2Trace the transmission mount. This is located at the rear of your transmission. Step 3Remove the two bolts... more

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    Posted by Tyler Rodriquez on 12/14/2016

  • 1986-93 Mustang Idle Air Control Adjuster Installation Instructions

    The Idle Air Control Adjuster spacer service kit is used to correct sludge contamination concerns of the throttle bore and plate only. Verify that the idle speed concern is not being caused by the fuel system, IABP solenoid, throttle linkage, ignition system, PVC system, EGR system, cooling system, or vacuum leaks befo... more

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    Posted by Tyler Rodriquez on 12/14/2016

  • How To Install Fox Body Mustang Long Tube Headers

    Tools Needed: Common Tool Box Tools Install Time: Approximately 1hr and 30min Difficulty: 4 out of 5 Step 1: Disconnect the negative battery terminal. Step 2: Place the vehicle on sturdy jack stands or use a drive on lift to raise the vehicle. Step 3: Remove the hose clamp at the throttle body, unplug t... more

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    Posted by Phillip Perez on 12/14/2016

  • How To Install Fox Body Mustang Shorty Headers

    Tools Needed: Common Tool Box Tools Install Time: Approximately 2 Hours Difficulty: 3 out of 5 Step 1: Disconnect the negative battery terminal. Step 2: Remove the entire stock air inlet system from the vehicle, this is easily done by removing the hose clamp at the throttle body, the two mass-air mounting... more

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    Posted by Phillip Perez on 12/14/2016

  • 2005-10 Ford Mustang Throttle Body Installation Instructions

    Tools Needed: 1/4" Ratchet 1/4" Extension 8mm socket & 10mm deep socket T-20 Torx Needle nose pliers or flat tip 5mm Allen wrench Installation Instructions Disconnect negative battery terminal. If these instructions are followed closely, this will prevent the CHECK ENGINE light from coming on after th... more

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    Posted by Phillip Perez on 12/14/2016