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  1. Issues with 1997 Mustang GT

    1996-2004 Mustang GT
    Hey guys! New to the forum! I hope to turn my recently purchased SN95 project into a nice fun weekend toy. I did buy this car extremely cheap, knowing it would need some work, so lets jump in! 1997 Mustang GT, auto. 125,660 miles. 7/10 interior. 5/10 exterior. But first things first, I want to...
  2. Just purchased; 1997 Mustang GT - Need Advice

    1996-2004 Mustang GT
    What's up guys! I just purchased a 1997 Mustang GT. This is the 5th mustang I have owned however it's the first I have had with an S/C setup. I just wanted to get a few outside opinions on it. Sorry for the long post in advance: More about the car: 4.6L - Dash reads 60k miles -Wynjammer...
  3. 1997 Mustang Gt issues

    1996-2004 Mustang GT
    Hello Everyone, I am not new to the mustang life however I have not had one in 5 years. I picked up a 97 mustang gt with the 5 speed transmission. The guy that I bought it from stated that it had the PI swap but it has the 97 valve covers..?? Also when shifting when it's cold it sounds like it's...
  4. 1997 Mustang GT

    1996-2004 Mustang GT
    Hey guys, I have owned my 97 GT for over a year now and I've always wondered what the noise was coming from the rear end of the car when I turned the key into the "on" position. However, yesterday my car was running fine when I took my friend to run an errand. Before I left home, my car would...
  5. Stock 1997 Mustang GT 28 or 31 spline?

    1996-2004 Mustang GT
    Hey guys, My friend has a 1997 GT and I'm wondering whether they come STOCK with a 28 Spline axle or 31 Spline? Any info appreciated, Thanks!
  6. will 17x8 4.5 backspace fit on 1997 mustang?

    Mustang Wheels & Tires
    Found a set of foose nitrous 17x8 5x4.5 bolt pattern, 4.5" backspace wheels, will they fit 1997 mustang? According to the faq on this site, need 3" frontspace, but this would be 3.5". Tires are 245/45/17. Should I just try and see if they rub or is it known this is a no-go? Guy had them on a...
  7. 1997 Mustang GT Coolant Leak Aftermath

    1996-2004 Mustang GT Finished installing the new Intake Manifold with new Spark Plugs and Spark Plug Wires. Gapped at 54 with Ford Racing Set. Also install new Coil Packs. Went with Accel. Also went ahead and put SR Cold Air Intake as well. Into the problem...
  8. 1997 mustang v6 stock stereo

    Mustang Audio & Video
    Does anyone have any idea how to fix a stock stereo in a 97 mustang? The problem occurred when I disconnected the battery. When I try to turn it on the display doesn't come on there is no sound
  9. 1997 mustang fog lights

    Pre-2005 V6 Mustang
    I just got fog lights for Christmas. They were not stock. I have the lights the original switch and the pig tails. Any advice for wiring them in?
  10. Needing help on how wide the windshield is on 1997 mustang

    Mustang Paint, Appearance & Detailing
    Hey! I need to know how long the mustang windshield is on a 1997 ford mustang. Im ordering a windshield decal and need to know how long and how wide it should be. hope i get a reply :D
  11. Friend is parting out identical 1997 Mustang, what should I get for repairs?

    Pre-2005 V6 Mustang
    I have a 1997 Mustang coupe, and it has over 185k miles on it, with plenty of problems. All seemed lost, but then just recently I found out a coworkers dad is parting his 1997 Mustang out! I immediately embarked on the 4 hour journey to the location of my savior Mustang to replace as many of...
  12. 1997 mustang wont start

    1996-2004 Mustang GT
    Just put a stage three clutch into my mustang after I installed it and put it all back together it will not start. It doesn't even try turning over all you can hear is the humming noise from the fuel pump. You can jump start then it only stays on for 5 seconds or so and feels like it is out of...
  13. Brakes are dragging on my 1997 Mustang

    Pre-2005 V6 Mustang
    When I'm driving the car I can hear metal rubbing, so I checked the back-right brake and the outside of the rotor is covered in rust so it can't be dragging on that side, but the inside of the rotor is smooth and covered in metal-dust, so it must be dragging on that side. The caliper is...
  14. How can I tell if my 1997 Mustang is a GT?

    1996-2004 Mustang GT
    I think the guy I bought it from might of just glued the GT emblem on the car, how can I tell?
  15. 1997 Mustang GT Convertibles sold

    General Car Discussion
    Topic#1: Did you know that only about 11,413 models were sold in1997? How bout that? Huh? I own one but can't figure out the production number. Topic#2 Why does the 1997 GT vert have Cobra DOHC oil cooler ? Some pros are baffled by it. mine is a Romeo engine (Steel block). Windsor is...
  16. How to make 1997 Mustang look awesome?

    2011-2014 Mustang GT
    Hey guys, i'm looking for ways to make my black 1997 Mustang look, sound and perform better. Please give me some ideas to research. Thanks a lot guys!
  17. 1997 MUSTANG IDLING AT 500 RPM?! help please! 10 points!!!?

    Pre-2005 V6 Mustang
    i have a 1997 mustang. it usually idles at 1400 to 1500 rpm, which is normal for my car. now it is idling at 500 rpm and it give me a hard time starting up, when i start it, it dings at me, but no lights on the dash come on. what might be causing this???
  18. Is it possible to put a turbocharger in my 1997 mustang gt 4.6 liter? and what will it need?

    1996-2004 Mustang GT
    Is it possible to put a turbocharger in my 1997 mustang gt 4.6 liter? and what will it need? i am trying to beef up my mustang gt but i am new to this speed community. Any way what does a turbo need to work and what does it all need to work? like doesnt it need to be connected to the exhaust...
  19. 1997 mustang v6 engine swap help?

    1996-2004 Mustang GT
    i have a 97 mustang v6 and i am swapping the engine out for a 99-04 mustang gt. when one comes in to my work. so money or parts are no worry since i will be taking everything from the gt that i get. what i need to know is the plug in is the same on the 97 as it is for the 99 and newer to the...
  20. Would it be possible to install a turbocharger and supercharger in my 1997 mustang gt 4.6 ?

    1996-2004 Mustang GT
    Would it be possible to install a turbocharger and supercharger in my 1997 mustang gt 4.6 ? i wanna get more hp and i was wondering would these mods be possible? so far my car only has BBk cold air intake and cool lookin double or twin exhaust