Fox Body Mustang Restoration Guides by 5.0Resto

Fox Body Mustang Restoration Guides by 5.0Resto

Fox Body Mustang Restoration Guides by 5.0Resto

Posted 2/12/2014 by Jeff Jimenez

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If you have recently picked up a 79-93 Mustang or you are thinking about getting one, you'll find all the latest and greatest tech articles and videos here. Our detailed Fox Body Mustang Restoration guides will help you save time and money. Nothing beats the feeling of accomplishment when you tackle that restoration project in the comforts of your own driveway. Not only do we carry the original Fox Body Mustang restoration brand – 5.0Resto – but we also support these high quality parts with plenty of installation articles and videos. Shop our complete line of 5.0Resto parts here: 5.0Resto Fox Body Mustang Restoration Parts.

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Many of our 5.0Resto Fox Body restoration parts are manufactured right here in the good old United States of America from Ford Original tooling. So what does that mean for you and your Fox Body Mustang? Well that means you get the superior quality and fitment of Ford Original parts along with many years of Fox Body experience from 5.0Resto and Late Model Restoration. Shop our complete line of Ford Original Parts here: Mustang Ford Original Tool Parts.

We have a complete line of Fox Body Mustang restoration guides below. Whether you are tackling exterior, interior, fuel system, ignition system or wheels, we have you covered with all the latest tech and videos! Simply select the category you need help with below and browse our large selection of content to take your Project Fox Body Mustang from worn and faded to clean and restored!

Fox Body Mustang Brake Tech

Fox Body Mustangs have weak brakes from the factory. Don’t let your performance mods overpower your braking system! We have plenty of Fox Body Mustang restoration guides with tech and installation articles to help you improve your stopping power and cut those 60–0 and 100–0 MPH stopping distances. Whether you are looking for an SN95 Cobra brake conversion, rear disc brake conversion, or a simple 5-lug conversion, we have all the tech you need to upgrade your Fox Body’s brakes!!

Fox Body Mustang Restoration: Brake Guide

Fox Body Mustang where cursed with poor brakes from the factory. That is a known fact! That doesn’t mean you have to live with those sub-par brakes. This can actually be dangerous when it comes to throwing performance mods into the mix. Any extra power over factory just further degrades your braking power. Below you w... more

Fox Body Engine Swap Guides

Thinking about swapping out your 5.0L pushrod motor for something a little bigger or newer? We have you covered with our Fox Body Mustang restoration guides for engine swapping. We cover topics such as 351W big block motor swaps and even 5.0L Coyote Engine Swaps. We have tons of tech articles and installation videos to go along with each one.

Fox Body Mustang Engine Swap Guide

Performance automotive enthusiasts have been doing motor swaps since the early days. One of the easiest ways to make more power is to go with more displacement. Some of the earliest motor swaps for Fox Body Mustangs were the 351W swaps. Now-a-days you have several more options with the introduction of the Ford Racing ... more

Fox Body Mustang Exterior Restoration

In this guide we cover everything from headlight replacement to weatherstrip installation. Since Fox Body Mustangs are 20+ years old, they tend to almost always have worn out exterior components due to exposure to the elements. It doesn’t matter if you are just starting out or are in the middle of a Fox Body Restoration project, this is the ultimate Fox Body Mustang restoration guide for your Stang’s exterior!

You will find informative how to videos that cover all major exterior parts that need replacing. This includes a complete lighting section that has headlight replacement, tail light lens installation & fog light installation videos. We also have sections dedicated to weatherstripping, body moldings, door restoration and plenty more!

Click the link below to see our full line of Fox Body Mustang exterior restoration videos and articles!

Fox Body Mustang Restoration: Exterior Guide

Don’t know where to start with your Fox Body Mustang restoration project? Well our complete 5.0Resto Fox Body Mustang Restoration Series will help you cover all the major parts and components that need replacing. In this part of the series we will be cover the Exterior of your Stang. So if your 1979-93 Pony Car is star... more

Fox Body Mustang Fuel System Tech

A rock solid fuel system is a must for any Fox Body Mustang project car. Watch our full collection of installation and tech videos here. You will find everything from fuel tank removals to fuel pump installs. This is perfect for you if you’re just looking to replace a worn out factory fuel pump or if you’re building for high performance or forced induction.

You will also find tech on replacing your fuel filter and how to determine what style fuel injectors you have in your Fox Body Mustang. If your Stang is in need of fuel system upgrade, look no further than our Fox Body Mustang restoration guide for fuel systems!

Click the link below to see our Fox Body fuel system tech articles and videos.

Fox Body Mustang Restoration Fuel System Guide

A properly designed and maintained fuel system is critical to building a high performance Mustang. That is why we created the Fox Body Mustang Fuel Guide. We have all the needed tech and “how to” guides to help you get your 79-93 Mustang's fuel system ready to handle that extra power from a turbo kit, supercharger kit ... more

Fox Body Mustang Ignition Tech

Just as with the fuel system, a rock solid ignition system is a must when adding performance Fox Body replacement parts to your Mustang. The ignition system on your 79–93 Mustang consist of four major components: distributor, ignition coil, plug wires, and spark plugs. Each of these components is critical for proper combustion.

It doesn’t matter if you are just doing a simple Fox Body restoration project or building a high-performance monster, proper installation of a new distributor, setting timing, and installation of other ignition components is key to long-term performance and reliability. That is why we have this Fox Body Mustang ignition system guide. We have step-by-step videos and tech articles to help you replace your distributor, set your timing, replace ignition coils, and more.

Click the link below to see our Fox Body restoration guide for ignition systems.

Fox Body Mustang Restoration: Ignition System Guide

If you are looking to throw some performance parts at your Fox Body Mustang, one of the most important things you can do is make sure your supporting mods are in place. By “supporting mods” I mean a healthy fuel and ignition system. If you need help with your fuel system be sure to check tech guide here: Fox Body Must... more

Fox Body Mustang Interior Restoration

Is it Resto time for your Fox Body Mustang’s interior? If so, look no further than 5.0Resto and LatemodelRestoration’s full line of interior Fox Body restoration parts and step-by-step installation guides. In our interior guide, you’ll find full how-to videos and tech articles that cover everything from door restoration to center console restoration. We also cover topics such as upholstery and carpet installation.

If your Fox Body’s interior is showing its age, this is the guide for you! Click on the link below to start watching videos and reading tech articles.

Fox Body Mustang Restoration: Interior Guide

The Fox Body Mustang has graced the roads for over 20+ years now with its iconic American muscle car sound and looks. That is a lot of time for wear and tear to take place on these Stangs. One of the most common places to find worn out and broken components is in the interior. Let’s face it; we aren’t always “easy” on ... more

Fox Body Mustang Suspension Tech

The suspension on your Fox Body Mustang is a critical part of overall performance. It doesn’t matter if you are trying to go faster in a straight line or around the corners, a good suspension is just as critical as adding more horsepower. In our suspension guide we cover topics such as lowering spring installation, caster camber plate installation, and even control arm installation.

Help your Fox Body Mustang perform at its maximum potential with the help of SVE performance suspension components and installation videos and tech articles. Click the link below to see our Fox Body suspension guide.

Fox Body Mustang Restoration Suspension Guide

Get your Fox Body Mustang’s suspension handling better with the help of our Suspension Guide! We will cover topics such as lowering spring installation to rear lower control arm installation. Best of all we will even show you on video how to install these components on your Stang. You will find more tech articles and i... more

Fox Body Mustang Wheel & Tire Guide

Do you have questions about which wheels and tires will work best on your Fox Body Mustang? This wheel and tire guide will walk you through all of the most common questions we get here at We cover all of the major topics such as backspacing, 4-lug versus 5-lug wheels, 5-lug conversions, and plenty more.

Click on the link below to find all the information you need to make an educated purchase of Fox Body Mustang Rims!

Fox Body Mustang Wheel & Tire Guide

At Late Model Restoration we want to make it as easy as possible to select the perfect wheel and tire kit for your Mustang. Listed below are some of our most popular wheel and tire combo's that we researched and determined that are the best fit for your Fox Body Mustang! Basic Guideline For Fox Body Mustang Wheels B... more


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