Safety issues to consider on all classic mustangs include but are not limited to:
1. Front suspension and steering linkage
2. All suspension bushings
3. Shock tower cracks
4. Rust free frame rails
5. Rust free rear torque boxes
6.rust free floor pans
7.rust free cowl panels
one of the most important and weak link in these classics is the braking system.
If the car has drums all the way around, I recommend a disc swap kit on at least the front. kits are sold by Mustangs Plus, National Parts Depot, The paddock, SSBC and Wilwood. All are good products so shop around.....
Most of the above is avaliable at Mustangs Plus, National Parts Depot, Total Control Products, the Paddock
I wouldn't mess around with junkyard parts unless it was limited to rare parts like body panels, light buckets, etc...Get the core parts new and you will not be disappointed.
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