101 Projects for Your 1964 1/2-1973 Mustang

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Nearly forty years have passed and almost 3 million owners and enthusiasts still worship the classic beauty of the Ford Mustang. 101 Projects for the earlier models developed between 1964 and 1973 are the focus of this book. The book is broken out into projects that concentrate on specific aspects of the car, including engine, drivetrain, chassis, suspension and steering, brakes, wheels and tires, body, and interior. Features:, High-performance modification procedures, Restoration and maintenance tips, Details ...
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Overview


Nearly forty years have passed and almost 3 million owners and enthusiasts still worship the classic beauty of the Ford Mustang. 101 Projects for the earlier models developed between 1964 and 1973 are the focus of this book. The book is broken out into projects that concentrate on specific aspects of the car, including engine, drivetrain, chassis, suspension and steering, brakes, wheels and tires, body, and interior. Features:, High-performance modification procedures, Restoration and maintenance tips, Details realistic and reliable shortcuts, Identifies the best and most current products on the market or a particular job.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780760311615
  • Publisher: Motorbooks
  • Publication date: 3/28/2004
  • Series: Motorbooks Workshop Series
  • Edition description: First
  • Pages: 224
  • Sales rank: 971,232
  • Product dimensions: 8.25 (w) x 10.75 (h) x 0.62 (d)

Meet the Author

Corcoran & Davis
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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments 8
Introduction 9
Section 1 Basics 10
Tip 1 Service Manuals 11
Tip 2 Restoration Manuals 11
Tip 3 Performance How-to Manuals 12
Tip 4 Tools 13
Tip 5 Vehicle Identification Numbers 15
Section 2 Maintenance 17
Project 1 Engine-Oil Changing 18
Project 2 Oil Filter Changing 20
Project 3 Air Filters 22
Project 4 Gear Oil 24
Project 5 Transmission Fluid Changing 25
Project 6 Transmission Screen Replacement 26
Project 7 Spark Plug Selection and Replacement 27
Project 8 Fuel Filter Changing 29
Project 9 Brake Lining Changing 31
Project 10 Grease 33
Project 11 Fuel Additives 34
Project 12 Octane Booster 35
Project 13 Engine-Oil Treatments 36
Section 3 Fuel and Exhaust Systems 37
Project 14 Air Induction System Installation 38
Project 15 High-Performance Fuel Pump Installation 40
Project 16 Fuel Jet and Power Valve Selection and Installation 42
Project 17 Carburetor Restoration 44
Project 18 Aftermarket Carburetor Selection 45
Project 19 Header Selection and Restoration 47
Project 20 Dual-Exhaust System Installation 49
Project 21 Fuel Tank Upgrades 51
Project 22 Throttle Cable Control Linkage Upgrades 53
Project 23 External Carburetor Adjustments 55
Section 4 Suspension 57
Project 24 Front Shock Replacement 58
Project 25 Front Coil Spring Changing 60
Project 26 Lower Control Arm Replacement 62
Project 27 Upper Control Arm Replacement 63
Project 28 Upper Control Arm Relocation 65
Project 29 Strut Rod Installation 67
Project 30 Power Rack and Pinion Upgrades 68
Project 31 Larger Front Sway Bar Installation 70
Project 32 Rear Sway Bar Installation 72
Project 33 Adding Subframe Connectors 73
Project 34 Export Brace Upgrades 75
Project 35 Monte Carlo Bar Installation 77
Project 36 Bushing Replacement 79
Project 37 Fasteners 81
Section 5 Tires, Wheels, and Brakes 84
Project 38 Wheel and Tire Selection 85
Project 39 Measuring Wheel Offset 88
Project 40 Brake Hose Inspection and Replacement 89
Project 41 Front Disc Brake Upgrades 91
Project 42 Rear Disc Brake Upgrades 93
Project 43 Power Brake Upgrades 95
Project 44 Adjustable Proportioning Valve Installation 97
Project 45 Correcting an Inaccurate Speedometer 98
Section 6 Short-Block Assembly 100
Project 46 Piston Selection 101
Project 47 Building a Small-Block 104
Project 48 Roller Cam Conversion 108
Project 49 Timing Chain Installation 110
Project 50 Camshaft Degreeing 112
Project 51 Aftermarket Harmonic Balancer Additions 113
Project 52 High-Performance Gaskets 114
Section 7 Long-Block Assembly 116
Project 53 Cylinder Head Selection 117
Project 54 Aluminum Cylinder Head Installation 120
Project 55 Gasket Matching 122
Project 56 Screw-In Rocker Arm Stud Installation 124
Project 57 Needle Bearing Fulcrum Installation 125
Project 58 Port Plate Installation 127
Project 59 Windage Tray Additions 128
Project 60 390FE to 410 Buildup 129
Project 61 351C to 400 Conversion 132
Project 62 Hydraulic Roller Cam Conversion 133
Project 63 Aluminum Intake Manifold Installation 135
Project 64 SEFI Engine Upgrades 137
Project 65 Supercharger Installation 139
Project 66 Nitrous Oxide 141
Section 8 Heat Transfer 143
Project 67 High-Performance Water Pump Upgrades 144
Project 68 Aluminum Radiator Upgrades 146
Project 69 Clutch Fan Installation 148
Project 70 Fran Shroud Installation 149
Project 71 Electric Cooling Fan Upgrades 151
Project 72 Adding a Transmission Cooler 153
Section 9 Drive Train 155
Project 73 High-Performance Clutch Upgrades 156
Project 74 C4 Shift Kit Installation 158
Project 75 High-Performance Torque Converter Upgrades 161
Project 76 Rear-End Gear Swaps 163
Project 77 Utilizing a Lincoln Versailles 9-Inch Rear 166
Project 78 Aluminum Driveshaft Conversion 168
Project 79 Traction Bar Additions 170
Section 10 Ignition System 172
Project 80 Electronic Ignition Conversions 173
Project 81 Aftermarket Distributor Additions 175
Project 82 High-Performance Ignition Wires 177
Project 83 Aftermarket Coil Upgrades 180
Project 84 Adjustable Vacuum Advance Diaphragms 182
Project 85 Adjusting Centrifugal Advance 184
Section 11 Electrical System 186
Project 86 High-Performance Alternator Installation 187
Project 87 High-Performance Starter Upgrades 189
Project 88 Battery Relocation to Trunk 191
Project 89 Aftermarket Tachometer Installation 192
Project 90 Aftermarket Gauges 194
Section 12 Safety, Cosmetics, and Ownership 196
Project 91 Three-Point Retractable Seatbelt Installation 197
Project 92 Driveshaft Loop Installation 199
Project 93 Restoration Preparation 200
Project 94 Paint Jobs 203
Project 95 Rust Repair 206
Project 96 Carpet Installation 208
Project 97 Steering Wheel Upgrades 210
Project 98 Fiberglass Hood Installation 212
Project 99 Front Apron Installation 214
Project 100 Insurance 216
Project 101 Anti-Theft Devices 218
Appendix Mustang Resource Guide 220
Index 222
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