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Ford Mustang Cobra Problems

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Most Common Ford Mustang Cobra Problems

If a squeaking noise is heard while turning the steering wheel, the outer tie rod ends may be worn and should be replaced.
The Ford Mustang Cobra from 1996-2004 is known for displaying the normal symptoms of a coolant leak, including overheating, especially when the vehicle is idling, the strong smell of coolant from t...
If a buzzing noise is coming from the exhaust at different engine speeds and conditions, this is commonly caused by the heat shields on catalytic converters coming loose at points. The buzzing is t...
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1 Known Ford Mustang Cobra Brakes Problem

A broken retaining bracket for parking brake cable can cause a scraping noise on hard acceleration from the driveline area. Replacing the retainer bracket and securing it should fix this problem.

1 Known Ford Mustang Cobra Drive Train Problem

An internal transmission issue can cause a longer than normal shift from first to second gear, and it can feel harsh. Premature wear of the accumulator seal from scuffing of the accumulator case bo...

0 Known Ford Mustang Cobra Electrical & Lights Problems

2 Known Ford Mustang Cobra Engine Problems

The Ford Mustang Cobra from 1996-2004 is known for displaying the normal symptoms of a coolant leak, including overheating, especially when the vehicle is idling, the strong smell of coolant from t...
If a droning noise is coming from the fuel tank, it may be caused by a noisy fuel pump check valve. A fuel pump assembly, with a revised unit, is available address this concern.

1 Known Ford Mustang Cobra Exhaust & Emissions Problem

If a buzzing noise is coming from the exhaust at different engine speeds and conditions, this is commonly caused by the heat shields on catalytic converters coming loose at points. The buzzing is t...

1 Known Ford Mustang Cobra Heating & Air Conditioning Problem

Internal heater blower motor issues can cause a ticking noise from the heater blower when the fan is on. To correct this concern, replace the heater blower motor with a revised unit.

0 Known Ford Mustang Cobra Maintenance Problems

0 Known Ford Mustang Cobra Miscellaneous Problems

1 Known Ford Mustang Cobra Suspension & Steering Problem

If a squeaking noise is heard while turning the steering wheel, the outer tie rod ends may be worn and should be replaced.

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Known Ford Mustang Cobra Problems & Complaints

The Ford Mustang Cobra from 1996-2004 is known for displaying the normal symptoms of a coolant leak, including overheating, especially when the vehicle is idling, the strong smell of coolant from t...
If a buzzing noise is coming from the exhaust at different engine speeds and conditions, this is commonly caused by the heat shields on catalytic converters coming loose at points. The buzzing is t...
Internal heater blower motor issues can cause a ticking noise from the heater blower when the fan is on. To correct this concern, replace the heater blower motor with a revised unit.
If a droning noise is coming from the fuel tank, it may be caused by a noisy fuel pump check valve. A fuel pump assembly, with a revised unit, is available address this concern.
If a squeaking noise is heard while turning the steering wheel, the outer tie rod ends may be worn and should be replaced.
An internal transmission issue can cause a longer than normal shift from first to second gear, and it can feel harsh. Premature wear of the accumulator seal from scuffing of the accumulator case bo...
A broken retaining bracket for parking brake cable can cause a scraping noise on hard acceleration from the driveline area. Replacing the retainer bracket and securing it should fix this problem.
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