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  1. Is this my transmission?

    Engine and Drivetrain
    Sticky, sticky subject. Bottom line: while cruising around 40 - 45, if I step on the accelerator the car seems to lose power - falters. I have to step on the accelerator to shift down in order to gain power. And, I've noticed the tach occasionally may increase 500 rpms momentarily, and go back...
  2. Porting a '96 Duratec Intake Manifold

    Engine and Drivetrain
    Hey all, I got my hands on a junkyard intake that I'd like to clean up and gasket match. Of course, the intake plenum and runners are all one cast piece, so access is difficult. I noticed on the front of the manifold there's a freeze-plug-like cap that would grant a lot more access. Just...
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