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  1. Dealership Service Center Irresponsive, Recourse?

    Hello, I dropped off my 2018 GT at Ourisman Ford Service Center ( Ourisman Ford of Manassas ) on March 30, 2024. That car is outside of factory warranty but is covered by Ford ESP. The issues the car was taken in was for 1) leaking coolant (turned out to be water pump that needed replacing...
  2. Rust in spare tire storage!! can this be stopped and repaired?!

    Long story short, I took out the spare tire to do some work on the car and noticed the paint completely gone and exposed metal covered in rust at three different spots in the spare tire area. No idea what caused this as there is no standing water (pointing to a leak). Can this be repaired as a...
  3. Normal oil consumption?

    Hello, My 2018 GT has 57,000 miles on it. I have been using Pennzoil Ultra Platinum 5W-30 since the first oil change (about 3000 miles). I changed oil last time with PUP 5W-30 and filled it up where the oil level was touching the top hole on the dip stick. I wanted to see how much oil my car...
  4. 12-15% Drop in highway and city/mixed driving MPG. What could be the reason?

    I took the Mustang on multiple road trips since I got it in Jan of 2018. The last trip I made was from Northern VA to Nashville, TN over this new year. I drove the same highway I-81 to I-40, same weather conditions and weight of luggage in car was same as las year (Northern VA to New Orleans...
  5. UPDATE: 12-28-2022 Steeda Subframe Alignment Kit and Support Kit installation Quote

    Hey folks, I finally got around to buying the following kit from Steeda: Steeda S550 Mustang Subframe Alignment and Support kit Paid $167 shipped due to black Friday sale. Called a local shop (RPM Autohaus) in Gainesville, Virginia to get a quote for installation plus alignment and I was...
  6. UPDATE!!! 8-7-2023 Time to replace stock pads and rotors for 2018 GT (Need help)

    UPDATE 8-7-2023 A few posts down, I have a screen shot of parts ordered from RockAuto. NOTE: These parts DO NOT fit the 2018-2023 Mustang GT with 4 pistons on the front and 1 piston on the back. These are parts of the Eco Boost model using the base brakes. UPDATE 8/26/2023 Correct parts for...
  7. 3.0.19205 wont update to 3.0.20204

    I tried many times to update my 2018 GT Premium 8inch with NAV using a SanDisk 64GB Extreme Go USB but no luck. I input my VIN number on Ford's website and it tells me that the latest version I can get is 3.0.20204 (Currently running 3.0.19205). I extracted the file into my USB drive (formatted...
  8. Oil around these valve cover sensors. Should I be concerned?

    Hey everyone, I was doing some general maintenance on my 2018 GT when I noticed the passenger side valve cover sensors (dont know what they are for, please educate) have oil accumulation around them. Looked on the driver side but did not see anything like this. Should I be concerned? I am...
  9. Time for new tires (265/35-20)

    Hey so its time to change the first set of tires since the car was purchased new in Jan of 2018. The factory tires are: Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric All Seasons This set of tires has been good to me. Not a lot of road noise, decent grip in dry, wet and light snow. However, after 38,000 miles...
  10. How to take off trim around instrument cluster (2018 GT 401A w/Digital Cluster)

    I have a rattle/buzzing sound coming from the bezel/trim around the digital cluster and it drives me insane as the colder weather is really making it buzz. I just don't know how to take it off and am afraid to break it if I pull on it wrong. Any suggestions on how to take of the trim without...
  11. 2018 Mustang GT seems low on power?

    Hello! Last night I took my GT for some back road fun. It has been a couple of months since I had the chance to do so and to my surprise I noticed that the car was not making the power it use to. The car has about 27,500 miles and is equipped with the A10 trans. In Drag Mode, it use to chirp...
  12. Is this normal?

    My car is a few miles shy of 25000 and as you can see from the pictures, the car is consuming oil. I switched from PUP 5W20 to PUP 5W30 at 23,300 miles and once I filled up the car with 10qts the oil level was at the middle of the hashed area. After approximately 1600 miles the oil shows at the...
  13. Is this amount of oil usage normal?

    20,798 miles on the 2018 GT as of today. I did the last oil change at 17,092 with Pennzoil UP 5W-20 and I filled up with 10.5 quarts to be at the top of the hash marks on the oil dip stick. Checked the oil this morning and it was about half way down from the top of the hash marks. Is this amount...
  14. 2018 Mustang GT P0300 code

    Hey everyone, The car has 20,xxx miles on it and its exactly a year old. This morning when I started this car after being parked since Friday, I got a CEL (it was around 12F outside). I drove it to work and it drove perfectly fine. No rough idle or hesitation of any kind. On the way back from...
  15. 2018 Mustang GT 15 PSI Oil pressure normal?

    Hey folks, So my Mustang GT has an idle oil pressure of 15PSI (operating temp oil). Is this normal? Shouldnt it be 20PSI? I am using Pennzoil Ultra Platinum 5w-20 with a Royal Purple Oil Filter 20-500. Not freaking out lol just want to make sure nothing is wrong. Thanks!
  16. 2018 Mustang GT Cannot Pour Injector Cleaner

    Hello, So I purchased a bottle of Redline SI-1 fuel system cleaner and when I tried to pour it into the gas tank using a funnel (tried 2 different ones), the additive just spilled all over. The little cover on the mouth of the tank flips back but another 3 inches in there is another flap that...
  17. Oil Wear between different brands

    Interesting topic that is about a year old but relevant and an interesting read. https://jalopnik.com/why-expensive-oil-is-a-waste-of-money-1797241527 Keep in mind, this is for a 4K oil change and a longer oil change interval would reveal how higher cost oils outperform your cheaper oils...
  18. Missing rubber stopper, where to find new one?

    Hey everyone, The circled rubber stopper is missing from my GT. I noticed it yesterday while working around the engine bay. Is this something I need to worry about or should I let it be. If its something I need to install, where do I get one and whats it called? Thanks!
  19. 2018 GT Orange Fury paint problems??

    I purchased the car on 1/19/18 and didn't notice this until today while I was cleaning the car. There are two bubbles in the paint. (See attachment) This is the bottom edge of the passenger side door. Is this rust? Should I have Ford dealerships fix this or am I better of having a reputable...
  20. 2018 Mustang GT Sync 3 blank screen

    I started the car this morning using the key. I go to the car a few minutes later and push the start key. I have the LCD dash and it started up just fine. However, the radio/nav screen was blank. I could not change the air/heating, no audio, no backup camera. I turned the car off and on twice...


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