PotM GrandMarq.NET - Panther Headquarters Forum Index PotM
GMN Chat Room GMN's STORE!! GMN's Gallery Please!!

Search:

Type: Posts; User: sly; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.19 seconds.

  1. Thread: 05 Grand Marq GS

    by sly
    Replies
    16
    Views
    458

    :2up: You winter car looks better than my daily.

    :2up:
    You winter car looks better than my daily.
  2. one nut high and one nut low. I know on the 88...

    one nut high and one nut low. I know on the 88 MGM I had to remove those from the engine bay side. Reach one from the top and the other from under the car. Also, Seems every year was a little...
  3. Replies
    1,044
    Views
    120,428

    :2up: Looking forward to seeing the finished...

    :2up:

    Looking forward to seeing the finished product.... still. :D
  4. Replies
    10
    Views
    172

    The rod goes into a metal clip that gives it the...

    The rod goes into a metal clip that gives it the detent when you put it up. I think the clip also serves as the rod retention mechanism. Removing the cover is pretty much the only way to see that and...
  5. Replies
    16
    Views
    265

    those front corner lenses will be very attractive...

    those front corner lenses will be very attractive for several folks that have a Mark VI. And yeah... that interior is near mint.
  6. Replies
    8
    Views
    131

    The Mad Marquis (88 MGM) has the high lipped...

    The Mad Marquis (88 MGM) has the high lipped tensioner pulley as well.
  7. my dash was so screwed. I had to trim off all the...

    my dash was so screwed. I had to trim off all the curled up bits to get it to lay flat. Can't tell to the longevity since I sold the car though. I imagine it's fine though. It's pretty stout.
  8. Thread: 2001 crown vic

    by sly
    Replies
    51
    Views
    1,345

    get a rear sway bar first. change one thing at a...

    get a rear sway bar first. change one thing at a time and then test. Then there's no question if something made it worse. Also, make sure the alignment is good, suspension bushings/joints/steering...
  9. Thread: 2001 crown vic

    by sly
    Replies
    51
    Views
    1,345

    It raises the limit a little. I think to 5800 or...

    It raises the limit a little. I think to 5800 or 6K. The shift points are the real limiting factor. It'll only ever hit redline if you manually shift it. It has a ignition cut limiter, so you WILL...
  10. Replies
    59
    Views
    1,522

    I ran the thing off panel vent vacuum. Don't need...

    I ran the thing off panel vent vacuum. Don't need heat when blowing it in my face in the middle of summer.
  11. I imagine you could find one a little more local...

    I imagine you could find one a little more local to you. Posted that so you could see what it is and what it's called and see if you can find that more reasonably near you. I see it in many tire...
  12. Replies
    59
    Views
    1,522

    Ranger/Explorer heater control valve. Part number...

    Ranger/Explorer heater control valve. Part number 74809. Apply vacuum to bypass heater core.
  13. hubcap removal tool works wonders for getting...

    hubcap removal tool works wonders for getting those center caps off. Also with the rubber mallet built into it, helps with reinstalling as well.
    Something like this:...
  14. Replies
    4,956
    Views
    705,568

    Love the mods to the car. Hate the cancer. Hope...

    Love the mods to the car.
    Hate the cancer. Hope it ends up being easy removal and cleanup.
  15. Thread: 09 P71 radio

    by sly
    Replies
    32
    Views
    794

    I actually only have 5 meters. An old WaveTek my...

    I actually only have 5 meters. An old WaveTek my dad gave me that I use for most stuff, an analog Archer Kit I assembled in high school, one of those disposable HF $6 I use when my hands are really...
  16. Thread: 09 P71 radio

    by sly
    Replies
    32
    Views
    794

    If one of the rectifier diodes is shorted, it'll...

    If one of the rectifier diodes is shorted, it'll draw current when the car is off and drain out the battery. I got a clamp meter specifically for testing for this problem (ExTech MA220) so I could...
  17. Thread: 09 P71 radio

    by sly
    Replies
    32
    Views
    794

    wow... even the Harbor Freight almost POS DMM...

    wow... even the Harbor Freight almost POS DMM (the $23 one - the $6 one is no different) has more AC settings than that.
  18. Thread: 2001 crown vic

    by sly
    Replies
    51
    Views
    1,345

    As long as it's the same SCT model number and...

    As long as it's the same SCT model number and unlocks are available, it should work. Might even get a little power bump from it as it may have a canned tune that's a little more aggressive than stock.
  19. Thread: 09 P71 radio

    by sly
    Replies
    32
    Views
    794

    +1 bad meter. Use the lower (20V 2V) AC settings...

    +1 bad meter. Use the lower (20V 2V) AC settings and see if those work. My experience with meters is that they usually don't break all settings, but just one here or there.
  20. Thread: 2001 crown vic

    by sly
    Replies
    51
    Views
    1,345

    Yes. Keep the original speedo gear on hand in...

    Yes. Keep the original speedo gear on hand in case setting the gear change makes the speedo read slow. I forget what year the PCM started feeding the speedo instead of the speedo reading the VSS...
  21. flashlights work fine for this test if in a dark...

    flashlights work fine for this test if in a dark spot. May take up to 30 seconds for them to respond though.
  22. Thread: 09 P71 radio

    by sly
    Replies
    32
    Views
    794

    yeah... alternator (voltage regulator) is bad if...

    yeah... alternator (voltage regulator) is bad if there's that much AC coming out. That's not good for any of the electronics in the car.
  23. Thread: 09 P71 radio

    by sly
    Replies
    32
    Views
    794

    That is odd. Could be autolamp related if that's...

    That is odd. Could be autolamp related if that's the case. If the headlight switch has an auto setting, turning it to OFF should test that theory.
  24. Replies
    59
    Views
    1,522

    I had to grind the bracket down to allow the...

    I had to grind the bracket down to allow the alternator to pivot more towards the passenger side of the car to get the belt on the 130A I put in the 88 MGM I used to have. Took off about a quarter...
  25. Thread: 09 P71 radio

    by sly
    Replies
    32
    Views
    794

    I've noticed this with some meters. They are...

    I've noticed this with some meters. They are stupid with the decimal point on a couple of settings. That said, 0.05 would be 50mA on the 10A setting. Like I said before, 0.19 is not out of the realm...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4
GMN Approved Links!


www.rockauto.com www.adtr.net