Get rid of all those pops, squeaks and other annoying sounds coming from your front suspension! These are typically caused by worn out front suspension components. One of the major components that wear out are the front lower control arms. The control arm bushings and ball joints wear out over time and cause noise or ... more
The Corsa Sport Axle Back exhaust system is designed to give your 2013-14 Shelby GT500 more horsepower and torque all while giving you an amazing exhaust tone. The best part about this exhaust tone is it produces no interior resonance for an enjoyable cruising experience. With the mufflers flowing 43% better than the f... more
The below Technical Service Bulletins, TSB for short, were issued for the 2010 Mustang and contain symptom, diagnosis, and repair information for common issues. Click the TSB ID numbers below to see the full TSB, there is also a brief description of the TSB below the number.
Ford TSB Article # 09-11-14
The below Technical Service Bulletins, TSB for short, were issued for the 2011 Mustang and contain symptom, diagnosis, and repair information for common issues. Click the TSB ID numbers below to see the full TSB, there is also a brief description of the TSB below the number.
Ford TSB Article # 10-16-4
The below Technical Service Bulletins, TSB for short, were issued for the 2012 Mustang and contain symptom, diagnosis, and repair information for common issues. Click the TSB ID numbers below to see the full TSB, there is also a brief description of the TSB below the number.
Ford TSB Article # 11-7-7
Some ... more
The below Technical Service Bulletins, TSB for short, were issued for the 2013 Mustang and contain symptom, diagnosis, and repair information for common issues. Click the TSB ID numbers below to see the full TSB, there is also a brief description of the TSB below the number.
Ford TSB Article # 12-7-11
Zach Bowman, editor at autoblog.com, is working on a special Fox Body Mustang project – Project Ugly Horse. It is one of those projects that you just can’t stop reading about and following. If you haven’t heard about this project, let me get you caught up on work so far. Zach is attempting a special build with his 198... more
We have yet another 2015 Mustang video out on the internet! I think it is safe to say the S550 Mustang might have just as many paparazzi as a big time actress. Now if we can just get some spy shots of this Stang without all the camouflage and covers. I'd even settle for a hood open or better interior photo!
It defin... more
There is no denying that adding a set of high flow headers to your Mustang will free up some horsepower and torque. That is exactly what Kooks' shorty headers do for you 2011-14 Mustangs that are powered by the powerful 5.0L Coyote Engine. The shorty header design is perfect for those who do not want to switch to the l... more
Mustangs have always had an influence in Hollywood! With all of the fast-car themed movies out there, the Ford Mustang has held it's own in being one of the most popular cars to destroy, jump, race and out run the cops. The the classic Steve McQueen film "Bullitt" which has also inspired newer cars throughout the produ... more
The Ford Mustang has offered both a manual transmission and automatic transmission option from 1979 all the way to 2014. In this article, we'll cover the manual transmissions that were factory equipment behind V8 Mustang engines.
Mustang Manual Transmissions | 1979-2014
SROD (Single-Rail Overdrive)
The Single-Rail ... more
A picture says a 1,000 words, well what does a minute long video of the 2015 Mustang say??? Well this video doesn’t say much but you do hear a 2015 Stang cruise by one lucky person! In the video you do see a heavily camouflaged S550 Mustang cruising the streets. You can see the massive brakes behind some flat black wh... more
For me, dyno days are always very stressful. There is a never-ending list of things that could go wrong running through my head. On top of that, what if the car doesn't make the power you'd hoped? No one likes that letdown. All this was running through my head as we made the trip down to Central Texas Performance wit... more
Looks like Ford is letting the 2015 Mustang roam free (with a lot of camouflage). This very well could be the real 2015 Mustang out in the public – no more using the 13-14 Mustang as a test mule. Why do I think that? Well look at the pictures and for the first time we have a completely hidden Stang. The camouflage has ... more
Everyone focuses on adding power to their Mustang to be faster than the next guy. A worthy goal for sure, but what happens when you need to slow all than power down? The Mustang brake system is often the most overlooked performance system right next to suspension.
2005-2014 Mustang GTs were blessed with better t... more
Big thanks to Jalopnik.com for releasing these new 2015 Mustang “test mule” pictures. From the pictures you can clearly see the lower control arms of an IRS (independent rear suspension) system on this test Stang. You can also see the rear bumper has been cut/hacked up. It is safe to assume that this is to clear a rede... more
After a hard thrash, we were staring at a 1997 Mustang Cobra that was ready to fire its 5.0L TiVct Coyote powerplant for the first time. So we did - and it was awesome! No muss, no fuss, just turned the key and she fired right up. I wish all engine swaps went this smoothly!
We were able to keep our e... more
Tired of looking at that check engine light on your Mustang dash? We have a complete list of Mustang DTC check engine codes located in one place! No more scouring the internet to find what that “service engine soon” code means. 1996+ Mustangs have an OBDII port that will allow certain handheld devices to plug into it a... more
We all love some spirited driving in our Mustangs but have you ever wondered what is going with your suspension? Well we sure did. So we strapped some cameras on our good friend James Lubbert’s Stang. We set out to watch his front brakes and suspension from two different angles. We also put a camera on this rearend to ... more
We recently added a couple new suspension kits by Ford Racing and Jarrod could not wait to get one of them on his 2013 Mustang GT. Jarrod went with the nonadjustable Ford Racing 2005-13 Mustang Strut, Shock And Spring Kit. This kit features Ford Racing Shock And Struts, Ford Racing Progressive Rate Lowering Springs (K ... more
Mustang Week 2013 had its ups and it downs for our LatodelRestoration.com crew. We faced an influx of challenges from day one. We had multiple tire blowouts on the way to the event. Thanks to some high winds we found our tent blown over in the ditch on Saturday morning. Despite all the challenges we faced, we still... more
Have you replaced your S197 Mustang cabin air filter recently? Ford recommends that the Mustang cabin air filter be changed every 12 months. After a lot of Googling I was a little perplexed on where the cabin air filter went. After a quick call to our very own Mustang expert Jmac - this was cleared up. Removing and in... more
With all the talk about the new 2015 Mustang redesign coming out, I think one of the biggest Mustang details has been overlooked - the Mustang 50th Anniversary on April 17, 2014! There are not many car models that can say they have lasted a total of 50 uninterrupted years. A special occasion like this calls for a speci... more
If you have been following along with our Project Coyote Swap Mustang, you know it is time to install the Ford 5.0L engine in our Bondurant Cobra! We have been waiting for this day for some time now. With the BBK long tube headers, Moroso oil pan and transmission all installed, we set out to install the new potent powe... more
Before we install the 400+hp Ford 5.0L Coyote motor in the Bondurant Cobra, we wanted to go over a few of the key pieces that are required to do a Mustang Coyote Swap in a Fox Body or SN-95 Mustang. There were a few modifications that were required to install some of these parts. Follow along in the video as Jmac shows... more