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least we don't have this V6 Engine



2011 Ford Mustang V6 Driveshaft fail at 135mph, Major damage caused by the broken shaft included a hole in the metal floorpan, major exhaust system and muffler damage, broken transmission shifter, broken parking brake, broken interior plastic trim parts.
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was that the right utube video? i had to search in utube for it


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was that the right utube video? i had to search in utube for it
it's been only few min. since i've upload it to my Utube account sir.

i will have to play around with tags...

BTW, i can't believe 2011 mustang engine can fail like that.... shocking~
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Out of balance drive shaft? Kind of odd...a drive shaft isn't that high tech. Ford is infamous for their 3.8L V6 used in the early 90s in the Taurus and Windstar - someone thought it would be good to use a cast iron block and aluminum heads, sadly the differing expansion rates spelled disaster.

I did once split a bell housing on a chrysler 907 tranny at about 100mph one dark night. They were known for being suspect, like most chrysler trannies (not trying to start anything).


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