Scroll down to section 9 and go from there: http://www.allpar.com/history/mopar/electrical2.html lol Reply With Quote 21-05-2014,10:37 AM #13 mike67fb View Profile View Forum Posts Visit Homepage Ex Membership Secretary Join Date Sep Sign in 27 1 Don't like this video? Ground the same wire and the gauge should read cold. Saif Ahmed 124,524 views 45:00 Loading more suggestions... have a peek at this web-site
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I do not have an extra half hour. Its a glorified idiot light with numbers on it much like the one Ford put in your Mustang which didn't have any numbers. If the gauges' regulator fails you will only lose oil, temp and fuel; you won't lose Amps or Alt or whatever they decided to call it that year (though it may
if you have good grounds, power to the gauge, and continuity from the gauge to the sending unit, then you likely have a bad gauge. 67 FastbackGearhead Posts: 690From: Beaverton, OregonRegistered: There is one wire connected to the top of it. Darren Current - 1967 Mustang 390 GTA Fastback & 2008 Bullitt Previous - 1968 Coupe Sprint & 2005 GT Reply With Quote 19-05-2014,07:41 PM #6 sportsroof View Profile View Forum Posts Ford Mustang Instrument Panel Troubleshooting Ultimate Bulletin Board 5.47d [Build a free Mustangsandmore.ws Home Page!] [Posting Pictures] [About M&M][Members' Pics] [M&M Conventions] [M&M Mug Shots] [Tech Articles] [M&M Bookstore] [M&M Restoration & Tool Supply
It is a small NAPA store, very friendly people. 1966 Mustang Gauges Not Working As embarrassing as this I'll share the final findings.So I got a new sender and the gauge calibrated - still the same. Mustang Monthly article was helpful - it's got me to this point.
http://api.viglink.com/api/click?for...g-fuse-box.pdf Regardless, just check them all preferably with a DVM to verify continuity.
what should be the resistance at the gauge at idle? 1967 Mustang Oil Pressure Gauge Could be the wire from ignition switch to the relay or the ignition switch itself. I might even have one laying around the garage.My question was does the fact that I'm not using the exact type of sending unit for that particular gauge/car (65-66) have anything Be it a lazy oil pressure gauge or an inoperative fuel level gauge, the main theory of operation is the same for most gauges.
These variable resistors control the ground-high current flow to ground makes a gauge read high, lower current flow to ground makes the gauge read low. http://www.allfordmustangs.com/forums/classic-tech/655825-1967-mustang-fuel-temp-gauges-not-working.html Yay! ------------------*andy* ([email protected])also known as...***Boss Hoss****1965 Mustang 289 coupe**1996 Mustang GT coupe* RonnieTGearhead Posts: 912From: Port Allen, La. 70767Registered: Jun 99 posted 12-11-2001 10:12 PM Robert, As 66 Mustang Fuel Gauge Not Working All was going fine until I noticed it dropping to 'cold' and it hasnt moved since (I went on a 160 mile rally around Derbyshire yesterday, it never moved). Mustang Oil Pressure Gauge Not Working Is that possible?
Voltmeter will be your friend for this one. __________________ chevy runs deep, Don't step in chevy! 12-20-2013, 12:13 AM #8 Joshy Registered Member Join Date: Jan 2011 http://camtronics.net/not-working/1966-mustang-gauges-not-working.html Is it enough power to make the gauge work? All the other gauges are working fine. We've bookmarked the following digital catalog on our computer- www.wellsve.com/ecatalog.html- and it has helped us diagnose sending units on many vehicles we've worked on. 65 Mustang Fuel Gauge Not Working
Do your fuel and oil pressure gauges work? dailydriver nailed it with the location. Register Now In order to be able to post messages on the Vintage Mustang Forums forums, you must first register. Source What size do I ask for at the parts counter?
I have not addressed the issue at all until today. 1968 Mustang Temperature Gauge Not Working Leaving the sender at fault. Knowing how it functions will help me resolve the problem.
MUSTANG OWNERS CLUB AUSTRALIA Welcome, Guest. Pleasant S.C. It slowly rises as the temp rises, but continues to rise past half way. 1965 Mustang Gauges Not Working If you use a wrench, and the bushing has a pretty thin wall, a wrench can collapse it a little and make it out of round, and make the sending unit
Bruce (TX) egnorant is offline Quote Quick Reply Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links Vintage-Mustang.com Advertisement Reply vBulletin Message Cancel Changes Quick Reply The following errors occurred with your submission Do It Yourself Bri 456,322 views 19:01 1969 Mustang Restoration Instrument Panel Gauge Cluster Part 56 BucksWoodshop Mail Call - Duration: 7:56. I remember seeing a post saying to use a special conductive sealer on the sending unit.I used teflon tape but no conductive sealer. http://camtronics.net/not-working/1965-mustang-gauges-not-working.html Save up to 83% Print Subscriptions Digital Subscriptions Gift Subscriptions Subscriber Services Back Issues Personalized Cover Muscle Mustangs & Fast Fords SUBSCRIBE Mustang Monthly SUBSCRIBE Mustang 360 The Ultimate Source for
Lastly, there's the instrument voltage regulator or IVR, which takes battery voltage and reduces it to a 5-volt signal to the gauges. Some original ones will read much higher but you should not expect that from a new sender since they are made differently than the originals.If you don't have a voltmeter with Today 02:55 AM by toby 152 836 Attachment(s) 1967 5.3LS/TH400 Mustang... Watch Queue Queue __count__/__total__ Find out whyClose Vid 1 - Fix Those Faulty Classic Car Gauges Chris Ingrassia SubscribeSubscribedUnsubscribe6,4286K Loading...
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Lizer 12/15 #5 talking gauges, on my 66 coupe/302, I've just replaced my oil pressure sending unit : my dash gauge is on "L" of OIL when idle, seems high! Having a quality wiring diagram will help for instances such as these as you can trace the wire circuit routing, verify wire color, etc. I have replaced the sending unit and the instrument voltage regulator.