Mustang Transmissions: How To Fix MT82 Missed ShiftsLast Updated February 5, 2020 | Chris Cervenka
It can be frustrating when you’re getting on the gas, practicing your launches and have trouble hitting the 1-2 and 2-3 shifts in your MT-82 equipped Mustang. Adding a Barton Short Throw Shifter and Blowfish Bracket will help alleviate any notchiness or uncertainty in your shifts and get you down the quarter quicker than ever. So, be sure to check out the selection of transmission parts available for your Mustang at CJPonyParts.com!
Linear and progressive lowering springs have a different style of compression that leads to substantial differences in handling. This means that depending on your build, one may be a better fit for you than the other. Are you a racer looking to get the absolute best handling when it comes to their Mustang? Linear is your answer. How about a daily driver and occasional weekend cruiser? Progressive is your go-to.
Whether it’s a weekend cruiser and easy daily driving that you’re after, or an all-around driver's car that is a blast to drive on the twisties, there really isn’t a right answer when it comes to choosing the right transmission for your Mustang. It comes down to personal preference and lifestyle.
When it comes to finding the perfect 1965-1973 Mustang to kickstart your restoration, it can be extremely difficult finding the perfect car. Not only do you have your preferences, like year, trim level, engine, body style, etc., but you also need to take into account the condition of the classic Mustang you’re looking to buy. If key structural parts of the vehicles are damaged or rusted through, it may simply not be worth the time, effort and money - no matter how good of a deal it may be. Let the experts here at CJ’s walk you through the key things to look for when searching for your first classic Mustang restoration.
For the first time in Ford Mustang history, the Mustang came with independent rear suspension from the factory across all trim levels in the 2015 model year. This opened up all kinds of doors for Mustang enthusiasts, whether it was tearing up a backroad or tackling a road course. However, there are pros and cons when it comes to the switch from a solid rear axle to independent rear suspension.