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Old 11-28-2013, 08:41 AM   #1
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i just bought a 2003 mustang. any tips and advice or opinions?
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I suggest getting the chin spoiler painted
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Welcome to the website. I agree with silver in painting the chin spoiler. If it were me, I'd change the hood, new center caps, and new side scoops. But if you like the look keep it. It's all personal taste
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what color would you suggest the chin spoiler? the blue or would black look better?
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what color would you suggest the chin spoiler? the blue or would black look better?
i was gonna say black but I don't see any black on the car so I'd stick with blue
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Old 11-28-2013, 11:05 AM   #6
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what improvements would you guys suggest?
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what improvements would you guys suggest?
whats currently done to it
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Old 11-28-2013, 11:17 AM   #8
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new dual exhaust system, cold air intake, short throw shifter, and a redone suspension
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Old 11-28-2013, 11:43 AM   #9
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Sixxer or GT
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new dual exhaust system, cold air intake, short throw shifter, and a redone suspension
That's a good start. Invest in an 8.8 rear off a gt, and install 3.73 gears and buy a tuner. It'll really wake your car up
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I just realized this but where are the door handles?
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I just realized this but where are the door handles?
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Old 11-28-2013, 12:11 PM   #14
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I alreay have a diablosport tuner
What do you mean by an 8.8 rear?
There is a remote that causes the door to swing open
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I alreay have a diablosport tuner What do you mean by an 8.8 rear? There is a remote that causes the door to swing open
What he said & a 8.8 rearend is the whole rear axle. If it's a v sixxer then it has a 7.5 I think maybe
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Old 11-28-2013, 12:19 PM   #16
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Return the cosmetics to stock and start all over. The add a tuner and some gears in there
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I alreay have a diablosport tuner
What do you mean by an 8.8 rear?
There is a remote that causes the door to swing open
Oh that's cool. A 8.8 rear end is the rear end from a gt. It's stronger and has a limited slip differential, so you'll spin both tires instead of one

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Return the cosmetics to stock and start all over.
The add some gears in there
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Old 11-28-2013, 12:27 PM   #18
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Personally, i like all the body work. What is ur opinion on the current body?
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Old 11-28-2013, 12:30 PM   #19
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If you like it keep it and start doing some performance mods, you don't want my opinion.
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Old 11-28-2013, 12:33 PM   #20
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If you like it keep it and start doing some performance mods, you don't want my opinion.
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Return the cosmetics to stock and start all over. The add a tuner and some gears in there
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I like the bodywork for the most part, too. It's borderline ricey, but not extravagantly overdone. Like the shaved door handles, that's something i hardly ever see. You could swap out the hood to clean it up slightly, that for me, is the only thing sticking out. And maybe get that lip painted to match. It's a nice little Six.

As for mods, CAI, tune, and Gears. That's all you'll really get out of the car, unless you dig into the motor, or go F/I.
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Welcome to the forum. I think it looks good. I'd paint the spoiler blue and start doing some performance and suspension mods.
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PainTing the spolier is my next thing. As of now, i already have an upgraded suspension with a performance tune
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PainTing the spolier is my next thing. As of now, i already have an upgraded suspension with a performance tune
wht color are you going to do the spoiler
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Probably black or the blue. I recently blacked out the pony emblem on the grille so i though i could match it a bit
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Do you guys have any advice on matainence or just advice in general?
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Probably black or the blue. I recently blacked out the pony emblem on the grille so i though i could match it a bit
chin & rear spoiler black

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Do you guys have any advice on matainence or just advice in general?
how many miles does she got
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Idk how the rear spoiler would look black

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Idk how the rear spoiler would look black
Dip it. Then if you don't like it it will peek right off.
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Have you ever done anything like fuel filter, plugs, wires, & or oil change
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Recently did an oil change and going to swap out the plugs soon. Anything else?
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Recently did an oil change and going to swap out the plugs soon. Anything else?
thats all I cAn think of maybe someone else has more suggestions
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How would blacked out wheels look?
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Probably not bad. You could plasti dip them first to see what they look like
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