I am about to take apart my 9" rear end and replace the seals, change gear oil etc. Does anyone know what color the rear carrier should be (if any)? My car was built at the Metuchen Assembly plant. Alan
Mine is close, I missed one of the machined surfaces. I used a 2k paint mixed to look like red Oxide. I took cues for the guys over at Concurs Mustang. Do not copy any markings from another car unless you are sure they are correct for yours.
69GT350H, I agree more research is needed. I am not interested in the markings at this time. I want the axles housing and the carrier colors and finish to be close to correct. Here is an article that has good inforation on detailing Detailing and Restoring the Mustang 9-inch Rear Axle It appears the axle housing should be semi gloss black and the carrier should not be flat red oxide but maybe a satin red oxide finish. I am going to use a rattle can, I know that sounds bad.... I am thinking of using rustoleum flat red oxide primer and then a thin coat of clear satin to shine it up a bit. What do you all think? Also, What finish should be on the snubber bumper bracket?
I have a 1965 with the deluxe interior. My interior is palomino. I found some info from an old post that says my car could have either the low or high profile rally pac. I am looking at the low profile so that I can more easily see my 5 gauge cluster. Which color rally pac would be...
Ok, can anyone decode the letters “LP” stamped on the body buck tag for a 69 MACH1 428 SCJ. Got them all figured out but this one. Some people say louver panel, but I’ve never heard of them from the factory on a 69 MACH1. Any info would be appreciated. Thanks
Did all 65's have the same rally pac? I read in the book (Mustang Does It) they did even the GT's with photos to prove it. Then I read that the GT's had the 66 style, Because the 65 GT came out late. I also read the Dealer installed rally pac was the old style and it had FORD on the face. The...