Ford Mustang Forums banner

cooling issue

  1. 5.0/5.8 Engine Tech
    Hey all, I've got a SBF 302 in a road racing car. I'm overheating after a couple laps on track, and im not sure why. Cruising around city streets at low/mid RPM it is bouncing between 150-160F as the thermostat actuates. On the race track after a couple laps at WOT it'll get up to 240F+ before...
  2. GT & SOHC
    New Radiator cooling fan and plug HELP Hey guys, I had installed a slim mount aftermarket fan on my 1997 Mustang GT which required me to cut my plug when I thought I was going to need more clearance for my build. Well turns out I didn't need it and the cooling fan was not cooling well at all...
  3. 5.0/5.8 Engine Tech
    hey thanks for reading my post. i am in desperat need of advice and help. i have a brand new dart shp 331 short block with new trickflow cometic head gaskets installed corectly. heads have been checkd an good bill of health they are pro com 210cc cnc heads with edelbrock upper and lower...
  4. 5.0/5.8 Engine Tech
    hey guys, i just finished building a 331 for my 90 lx, it doesnt want to get up to opperating temp. guage reads no higher then 140-150 degrees even after long city drives. i already tried replacing the thermostat (tested both the new one and the old one, both work fine and didnt fix the...
Top