1978 Ford Mustang Overview

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1978 Ford Mustang Overview

1978 brought excitement back to Mustang lovers. The 1978 Ford Mustang did not change much from the 1977 line with one notable addition: the King Cobra. The King Cobra sported a 5.0-liter, 302-ci 2V V8 rated at 134 horsepower. While not as impressive as some of the earlier machines, the King represented the light at the end of the Mustang II tunnel.

Mustang was further positioning itself in the marketplace by trying to garner a female market; a fashion accessory package was available with special cloth and a driver's side sun visor mirror. The back seat on all Mustangs was split into two pieces, a popular feature on many of the competing import cars as the time.

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What Is The Proper Technique For Starting 78 Mustang

I’ve recently acquired the 78 Mustang and I wondered what the proper technique for starting the car is I seem to flood the carburetor when I’m trying to start it. Thank you .... novice mustang own...

1978 Mustang 2

Is there a way to upgrade from a 4 cylinder to a 6 cylinder and if there is give or take how much would it cost

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Was Looking For The King Cobra

when was the Cobra first out to the public? My first one was a 1976 then I got a 1978 with T-roof........wish I still had them. Just sold my1967 mustang hard top and my 1969 mustang convertable....so...

New Possible Project

I have this 78 mustang lx that was given to me. It has the 4 cyl and a 4 speed. I was to know exactly what parts Are required to turn it into a 5.0. Im familiar with Cars but this is the first time...

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How Can You Tell

how can you tell it has an interceptor engine, thr code on the block have any thing to do with it. what is the block code for an interceptor engine. mine might have one. its a retired cop car