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there is a lever to allow you to do this

1965 Ford... | Answered on Oct 10, 2019

NO. there will be 4 bolts under each seat, pull the seat all the way forward and remove the rear 2 bolts at each end of the seat track, then push the seat all the way back and remove the 2 front bolts.

1965 Ford... | Answered on Oct 10, 2019

If you've got a 65 Mustang in perfect condition, don't worry about the cost. The car's worth more than you think! I'd find a classic car club to jion and ask other members who they trust. Many of them won't answer but a few will. Otherwise, check your local BBB for car repair shops with good ratings.

1965 Ford... | Answered on Nov 06, 2018

All I can suggest is to go backwards through what you did. Look for the part that seems wrong or out of place. It could be something as simple as a mounting or bolt in the wrong place. Or even something fitted the wrong way around.

1965 Ford... | Answered on Jan 25, 2018

get a new gasket / make a new gasket using neoprene rubber sheet

1965 Ford... | Answered on Dec 25, 2017

Sounds like it could be. It's not big enough for an inline fuse, is it? I recall seeing those glass fuses that could be rated at 30 amps, so that could do the same job as a fusible link. And going from the accessory post to the wiper switch is odd without a fuse link or an inline fuse that protects the circuit. Generally, the accessory post wires are directed to the fuse block first before going to the circuits.
I'm doing a little rewiring myself on a friend's '51 Chevy (rustbucket) car. It appears there are only 2 fuses standard on this old thing. The wiring was pretty simple back then. How many on your '65 ford?

1965 Ford... | Answered on Nov 04, 2017

200 cid 6 cylinder: dwell 35 to 38 degrees, point gap .024 - .026, initial timing: 6 btdc for manual, 12 btdc for automatic. You'll need a semi-decent dwell/tach - something in the 25 to 30 buck range should do nicely. Good luck.

1965 Ford... | Answered on Mar 08, 2017

.034 gap.
Different spark plug manufacturers may have different spark plug specs?

1965 Ford... | Answered on Oct 07, 2016

This will be strict fabrication. Google search to see if there is a kit available. Most likely not. The big thing is to put 5.0's and the newer 4.6 and 5.4's in them. You can build anything you want, as long as you have the time, knowledge, and or money.

1965 Ford... | Answered on May 30, 2016

Bad instrument cluster

1965 Ford... | Answered on May 08, 2016

Check your drive line for any dents or missing weights

1965 Ford... | Answered on Dec 30, 2015

Check battery cables, main fuse, and fusiable link, I worked on vehicle with the same problem no power and it was main fuse

1965 Ford... | Answered on Sep 27, 2015

About 6.5 hours to do the job. Times their labor rate. Buy a flywheel. I can guaranty yours will be bad. Weather is or not.

1965 Ford... | Answered on May 16, 2015

You most likely have air the brake lines. You need to bleed the brake lines to restore pedal height.

1965 Ford... | Answered on Mar 02, 2015

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