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  1. evantugby
    03-07-2017 09:02 PM - permalink
    evantugby
    GearHeadPeter,
    Thank you for the awesome DIY link. Looks like a big job. I've already switched out my original 289 because after extensive issues it was finally determined it was overbored so I dropped in a rebuilt 302 that was .030 bore. That was thousands of dollars. Just tonight I installed a fan shroud and added water wetter to the coolant to see if this will keep my engine between 180-210. I'll test this weekend.

    I hope I don't need to install a 24" radiator but I certainly am glad to know this is doable. How much did this cost you in parts for the radiator, fan and other components?
  2. evantugby
    03-07-2017 05:24 PM - permalink
    evantugby
    GearHeadPeter,
    Can you show some pictures of your cooling setup?

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  • About GearHeadPeter
    Location
    Phoenix Arizona
    Interests
    Building 60's Muscle Cars
    Occupation
    Retired
  • Signature
    US NAVY VET - 65 Custom Fastback GT-A-code. FiTech EFI w/Tanks Inc. w/Aero 340 LPH pump, TCP Power R&P; Full front coil over conversion w/1" Shelby drop; TMI Sport R custom interior; T5z TKO, Speed Hut custom speedo; Autometer Phantom gauges; SSBC Force 10 -13" disc brakes w/10.5" rear disc brakes; 24" Griffin Radiator w/twin 11" 2800 CFM fans; Classic Auto Air AC; Truck-Lite 7" LED headlights; Mustang Project Shelby LED sequential taillights. 2001 Bullitt rims w/Nitto NT555 235x45x17 tires.

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  • Join Date: 02-28-2012
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05-07-2019
10:22 AM - 65rustbckt mentioned GearHeadPeter in post Custom Steering Wheel? Cant find it!!
GearHeadPeter thanks but im referr...
09-24-2017
08:47 AM - thomasshawn mentioned GearHeadPeter in post FiTech CS Tech: Answers Relay Question
...y system maybe with GearHeadPeter diagram I can put so...
08-04-2017
07:35 PM - Mustang4SF mentioned GearHeadPeter in post Radiator clogged?
...a lower hose spring GearHeadPeter The hose didn't loo...

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04-20-2019
03:10 PM - GearHeadPeter quoted LeeFred in post Under Car Nausea
The last few years, I've dev...
04-17-2019
09:33 AM - Huntingky quoted GearHeadPeter in post OUCH!
Yep. I was working the FLIR syste...
03-22-2019
08:49 PM - GearHeadPeter quoted Dan Babb in post Converting an old OEM under-dash AC unit to work as Vents for a newer AC system
I'm thinking of doing this wi...
03-13-2019
12:01 PM - GearHeadPeter quoted gwstang in post OUCH!
"when I was in the Navy and ...
02-17-2019
11:06 AM - GearHeadPeter quoted gjallen3 in post Arizona DOT
Wow lots of information and o...
10:56 AM - GearHeadPeter quoted Scode67FB in post Arizona DOT
Does anybody know what constit...
01-30-2019
08:18 AM - GearHeadPeter quoted 22GT in post Ask and Ye shall recieve.. 1965 grilles
The lack of stiffness is ...
01-29-2019
02:01 PM - GearHeadPeter quoted 69bossnine in post Ask and Ye shall recieve.. 1965 grilles
I measure 0.040 inches, which i...
01-19-2019
08:21 PM - 22GT quoted GearHeadPeter in post I had to laugh - Fantomworks and the 65 Mustang rack and pinion steering
What would be a better way as I'm ...
12:38 PM - GearHeadPeter quoted 22GT in post I had to laugh - Fantomworks and the 65 Mustang rack and pinion steering
Um, there's always a way....
10:54 AM - 22GT quoted GearHeadPeter in post I had to laugh - Fantomworks and the 65 Mustang rack and pinion steering
Figures, but it's not like I can g...
01-18-2019
08:12 AM - GearHeadPeter quoted 1ofAMillion+ in post Barrett Jackson Scottsdale this week ..
You would easily behind in that g...
01-13-2019
08:13 AM - GearHeadPeter quoted Huskinhano in post So are the police picking on Hellcat drivers?
I saw that video mac mentioned....
01-12-2019
02:24 PM - Huskinhano quoted GearHeadPeter in post So are the police picking on Hellcat drivers?
Really, pulled over for loud music...
01-06-2019
02:24 PM - GearHeadPeter quoted j persons in post Inertia switch mounting
That looks like the same one t...
01:43 PM - j persons quoted GearHeadPeter in post Inertia switch mounting
I mounted mine on the trunk suppor...
12-26-2018
04:12 PM - GearHeadPeter quoted eddies'66 in post What did you do to/for your Mustang today?
Since I'm at my last day of WO...
12-18-2018
08:34 PM - Nailbender quoted GearHeadPeter in post What did you do to/for your Mustang today?
Thanks for the update. I thought ...
12-17-2018
08:25 AM - bk10s quoted GearHeadPeter in post Gas Hot Water Heater Lower Temp
Have you had it flushed out. Doin...
12-16-2018
03:37 PM - Nailbender quoted GearHeadPeter in post What did you do to/for your Mustang today?
What did you put under the rollers...

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    1965 Ford Mustang Fastback
    Peter's 65 Custom Mustang Fastback

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