2003 Ford Mustang Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2003 Ford Mustang
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2003 Ford Mustang ProblemsSynchronizer Shaft For the Camshaft Position Sensor May Make Noise
The synchronizer shaft for the camshaft position sensor can cause a loud squeak or chirping noise due to failure of the upper bushing. The noise may be erratic and is usually present when the engine is warm.
A creak/pop noise while turning may mean that updated steering rack bushing tubes need to be installed.
If a squeaking noise is heard while turning the steering wheel, the outer tie rod ends may be worn and should be replaced.
2003 Ford Mustang QuestionsWhy do my brakes keep going out? (1 answer)
I recently had my brakes and routers changed on my Mustang and the brake fluid is full. When I go to stop the brake pedal goes to the floor and it won't stop what am I missing
When idling car begins to overheat .
It shutters more when it is warmed up or really hot out.
2003 Ford Mustang RecallsGas Pedal May Stick and Cause Unexpected Acceleration
On some Mustang Cobra models, the unique rear surface of the accelerator pedal may catch the cutout in the floor carpeting and not allow the engine to return to idle. This could cause longer stopping distances and/or unexpected, continued acceleration, which may lead to a crash. Dealers will install a shield over the cutout in the carpet behind the accelerator pedal. The recall began April 26, 2006. The Ford recall number is 06S43.