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  • Ford Mustang Computer Code Location

    Identifying Your Vehicles Computer Code When researching the best tuning options for your 1987-Present Mustang or 1995-04 SVT Lightning, it is important to know your ECU code and the computer's location that contains it. With there being 1000's of ECU codes out there, it is very important to get this right the f... more

    Posted by Phillip Perez on 4/12/2016

  • 2016 Ford Mustang Specs

    2016 was a carry over year from 2015 with no changes. The GT350 was carried over with more produced to meet demand. Ford brought back the California Special, which featured upgraded styling and appearance. 2017 is rumored to be a carry over year as well, but will offer new color options! 2016 Ford Mustang E... more

    Posted by Phillip Perez on 4/11/2016

  • 2015 Ford Mustang Specs

    The new 2015 Mustang made its debut on Dec. 5th 2013. The 2015 Mustang was the first Mustang to be sold globally and the first factory right hand drive Mustang. Ford offered a new engine option, the Ecoboost 2.3L turbo 4-cyl. This efficient engine put out 305HP to rival the V-6 carried over from 2014. Ford also teamed ... more

    Posted by Phillip Perez on 4/11/2016

  • 1979-1986 Ford Mustang Specifications

    The 4-Eye Fox Body Mustang The classic Fox Body Mustang started life in 1979 on the new Fox platform. This new platform was much more sleek than the previous Mustang II, but borrowed some of its look from European styling, making it less like the traditional Mustang of the past. Ford shaved the extra weight making thi... more

    Posted by Phillip Perez on 4/11/2016

  • 1994-1998 Ford Mustang Specifications

    The 4th Generation Came to Life After much anticipation, in 1994 the new Sn95 Mustang body style was unveiled! After 15 years of the Fox Body Mustang the all new Sn95 made its debut. This new Mustang Body Style included a running horse in the grille, side scoops ahead of the rear wheels, triple-element tail lamps, and... more

    Posted by Phillip Perez on 4/11/2016

  • 1993 Ford Mustang Specs

    As the Fox Body Mustang entered its 15th and final year of production, there was much electricity in air! The highlight of 1993 was the return of the Cobra and the introduction of the '93 Cobra R! 1993 Ford Mustang Engine Specifications .demo { border:1px none #C0C0C0; border-collapse:collapse; ... more

    Posted by Phillip Perez on 4/11/2016

  • 1996 Ford Mustang Specs

    In 1996 Ford overhauled the Mustang entirely. The 5.0L was dropped an replaced with Ford's all new single overhead cam 4.6L and dual over head cam 4.6L, producing more efficient HP and TQ. Ford also dropped the T-5 in the GT and SVT Cobra then replaced it with a stronger T-45 5-speed manual. A new automatic transmissio... more

    Posted by Phillip Perez on 4/11/2016

  • 1997 Ford Mustang Specs

    The 1997 Ford Mustang ended up being a carry over year from 1996 with the exception of a few new color options. Ford saw a huge success with the 4R70W and T-45 now available in the GT and Cobra. With the huge success of the 4.6L SOHC and DOHC these new Ford motors were here to stay! 1997 Ford Mustang Engine... more

    Posted by Phillip Perez on 4/11/2016

  • 1994 Ford Mustang Specs

    1994 marked the beginning of a new era for the Ford Mustang! The Sn95 Mustang was debuted and styling was completely different from the previous model. This new Mustang was offered in both coupe and convertible options. The SVT Cobra was also offered in a coupe and convertible option with updated heads, intake and exte... more

    Posted by Phillip Perez on 4/11/2016

  • 1995 Ford Mustang Specs

    1995 was essentially a carry over year from 1994 with the exception of the GTS and Cobra-R being debuted! The SVT Cobra-R was only available in white and Ford only produced 250 of these track warriors. The GTS was production GT stripped of accessories such as fog lights, power windows and spoiler allowing the GTS to sh... more

    Posted by Phillip Perez on 4/11/2016

  • 1998 Ford Mustang Specs

    The '98 Mustang saw little cosmetic and mechanic changes. Ford increased the HP in the GT by 10HP and offered a few new color options to the ever so popular Sn95 Mustang. 1998 marked the last year of the SN95 Mustang and we couldn't wait to see what Ford had up its sleeve for the 1999 New Edge Mustang body style! ... more

    Posted by Phillip Perez on 4/11/2016

  • 1999-2004 Ford Mustang Specifications

    The 35th Anniversary of the Mustang Ford unveiled a whole new edgy look in 1999 to celebrate its 35th anniversary! This design featured sharper contours, larger wheel arches and more defined body lines that replaced the softer lines. Ford also offered another special edition in mustang in 2001 along with a redesigned ... more

    Posted by Phillip Perez on 4/11/2016

  • 1999 Ford Mustang Specs

    In 1999 the Mustang was extensively restyled! The only part of the vehicle that remained the same was the roof from the 94-98. The new P.I. SOHC motor produced 35 more HP than the old 4.6L. Ford also introduced the 35th anniversary limited edition which was only produced in the GT trim! 1999 Ford Mustang Eng... more

    Posted by Phillip Perez on 4/11/2016

  • 2000 Ford Mustang Specs

    Ford didn't change much on the 2000 Mustang from the previous year. However, SVT and Ford dropped the Cobra model after many issues arose from the 1999 Cobra. The iconic 2000 Cobra R was introduced with a powerful naturally aspirated 5.4 V-8 to back it up! 2000 Ford Mustang Engine Specifications .dem... more

    Posted by Phillip Perez on 4/11/2016

  • 2001 Ford Mustang Specs

    In 2001 Ford decided to bring back the revised Cobra and the all new 2001 Bullitt Mustang to help commemorate the old school Bullit from the past. Sadly, the Cobra wouldn't be seen again until 2003 and the Bullitt wouldn't be seen again until 2008. Overall the Mustang saw small changes in 2001. 2001 Ford Mus... more

    Posted by Phillip Perez on 4/11/2016

  • 2002 Ford Mustang Specs

    2002 was essentially a carry over year from the previous year. Ford stopped production of the SVT Cobra, but began production of the 2003 Cobra in late 2002. The Ford Mustang was on the road to big changes in 2003 and 2004 helping shape what it has become today! 2002 Ford Mustang Engine Specifications ... more

    Posted by Phillip Perez on 4/11/2016

  • Ford Mustang Specifications

    Do you ever find yourself searching for the factory specifications on your 1979-2016 Ford Mustang? We have all searched "mustang curb weight" once or twice in our quest to find the factory weight of our Mustang. Late Model Restoration is ready to answer any questions you may have regarding the factory specifications of... more

    Posted by Phillip Perez on 4/11/2016

  • 1979 Ford Mustang Specs

    1979 marked the beginning of a legend, the Fox Body Mustang debuted! Ford brought more to the table than ever before with this newly redesigned and lighter Ford Mustang. We will touch base on some of the most popular 1979 Mustang Specs, including horse power, torque, curb weight and more! 1979 Ford Mustang ... more

    Posted by Phillip Perez on 4/11/2016

  • 1980 Ford Mustang Specs

    Not many things changed in 1980 with the Fox Body Mustang. The Cobra kept the ground effects from the '79 pace car and Ford added a 4.2L V8 while dropping the 5.0L and 2.8L V6 from the previous year. This 4.2L V8 was a scaled-down version of the iconic 5.0L! 1980 Ford Mustang Engine Specifications .de... more

    Posted by Phillip Perez on 4/11/2016

  • 1981 Ford Mustang Specs

    The 1981 Mustang changed little from 1980 however, the biggest new option of the 1981 Mustang was the availability of a t-top in both hatchback and notchback Mustang! Ford dropped the 2.3L Turbo in a Mustang until 1983. Many of the same options were carried over from 1980 with the edition of new interior trim options! ... more

    Posted by Phillip Perez on 4/11/2016

  • 1982 Ford Mustang Specs

    In 1982 Ford finally brought back the 5.0L we all loved and dropped the 2.3L Turbo all together. Other popular options were carried over from 1981. Rear louvers, carriage roof, T-tops or Recaro seats were still available options. Ford introduced the SSP Mustang only making 406 for the California Highway Patrol. This pu... more

    Posted by Phillip Perez on 4/11/2016

  • 1983 Ford Mustang Specs

    1983 was an eventful year. Ford offered the Mustang in convertible for the first time since '73 and four trim packages became available! The 5.0L was one step closer to redefining the modern Pony Car while and EFI turbo option became available as well. A new Borg Warner T-5 and 3.27 ratio replaced the 3.08 rear end and... more

    Posted by Phillip Perez on 4/11/2016

  • 1984 Ford Mustang Specs

    1984 was a big year for the Fox Body Mustang. Ford introduced the all new SVO as an alternative to the small block V8. Ford also introduced the Electronic Fuel Injected 5.0L that changed the Ford Mustang forever! 1984 Ford Mustang Engine Specifications .demo { border:1px none #C0C0C0; border-col... more

    Posted by Phillip Perez on 4/11/2016

  • 1985 Ford Mustang Specs

    1985 was a pivotal year for the Mustang, Ford decided in which direction the Mustang was going to go, and it wasn't the economy car route! In 1985 the 5.0L gained an impressive 35HP. The L and GLX models were dropped and a precedent was by narrowing the model choices to LX and GT! 1985 Ford Mustang Engine Sp... more

    Posted by Phillip Perez on 4/11/2016

  • 1986 Ford Mustang Specs

    The 1986 Mustang saw continued development of the 5.0L. The big deal for the 1986 Mustang's was the introduction of multi-point fuel injection and the 8.8 inch rear end! Trim levels remained the same as well as the models. However, this was the last year of the SVO Mustang! 1986 Ford Mustang Engine Specifica... more

    Posted by Phillip Perez on 4/11/2016