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Old December 13th, 2011, 02:45 PM   #881
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Old December 18th, 2011, 08:01 PM   #882
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Almost done with motor stuff, just need a lower radiator hose, exhaust, and plumb my fuel. All the wiring is just about finished. Looking to fire it up sometime this week.

Oh, and I got a really cool sticker

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Old December 18th, 2011, 08:04 PM   #883
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Old December 18th, 2011, 08:31 PM   #884
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Old December 19th, 2011, 07:43 AM   #885
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Old December 19th, 2011, 02:26 PM   #886
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Old December 20th, 2011, 08:28 PM   #887
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Fuel pump and filter mounted, feed side plumbed, return side needs to be hooked up yet.
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Old December 20th, 2011, 08:31 PM   #888
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Love the sticker .
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Old December 20th, 2011, 08:34 PM   #889
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Old December 24th, 2011, 02:56 PM   #890
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Truck ran today, but I.still have issues to figure out. It will only run for a few seconds then stall, I am thinking fuel issues. I am also having solenoid issues, key won't turn it on. I was thinking the clutch safety switch, but I jumped that and still nothing....any ideas?

On a side note, the manifolds fit, but I had to shim the driver side motor mount up about 1/4" then grind the piss out of the manifold.

The mustang single wire starter works with a c6 too.
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Old December 24th, 2011, 04:05 PM   #891
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just hook up a push button makes it way simpler then figuring out why it dont work
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Old December 24th, 2011, 04:41 PM   #892
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I am considering doing it, but I do want to make it work ad is if I can easily.
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Old December 24th, 2011, 07:49 PM   #893
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I don't know if your truck would be the same but i have seen these trucks that actually have 2 neutral safety switches. One on the clutch linkage and one on the trans.
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Old December 25th, 2011, 09:15 AM   #894
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Make sure to check all your vacuum lines, mine was doin the same thing since I missed one of the vacuum tubes under the intake.
Good luck!!
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Old December 25th, 2011, 10:03 PM   #895
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mine did the same thing ended up being the stupid fuel pump safety for if your in an accident (if that makes any sense) it should be on the drivers side firewall its black with a red reset button.
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Inertia switch^. If the truck starts then thats not your problem if the switch was tripped it would not start at all, he said it will start and run for a minute.
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Truck runs and idles now! Wraped up all my wiring, got the pump to run all the time by splicing the relay into the mustang ecu. I also fixed the key solenoid switch, just ran a new wire from the clutch safety switch, works like factory.

Now I need to do shifters, exhaust, seats, bleed brakes and a few other odds and ends. Not looking like I am gonna get it done for this weekend
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Old December 26th, 2011, 06:01 PM   #898
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Inertia switch^. If the truck starts then thats not your problem if the switch was tripped it would not start at all, he said it will start and run for a minute.
yeah thats it. but when mine was it would start up stumble an quit?? maybe mines no good? sorry for the hijack
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Old December 26th, 2011, 09:28 PM   #899
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Pic of the motor about wrapped up...looks nice in there

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