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General Information

Year
2003
Make
Ford
Model
MUSTANG GT
Color
REDFIRE METALLIC
Packages
PREMIUM GT
History
I RECENTLY ACQUIRED THIS GEM.I FOUND OUT AFTER PURCHASE,IT WAS A CAR I LOOKED AT LAST SUMMER BUT SOMEONE BEAT ME TO IT.TURNS OUT PREVIOUS OWNER WAS THE GUY WHO BEAT ME TO IT.CAN'T STOP FATE I TOLD EEM AS HE COUNTED HIS DOUGH..AN EARLY 20'S FELLA.HE HAD IT A YR.BOUGHT IT LAST OCT.PARKED THROUGH WINTER.DROVE IT AROUND 4 MONTHS TOTAL.HE PUT EEM SOME FLOWMASTERS WITH NO CATS AND THE XPIPE ,AND THAT'S ALL HE DONE UPGRADE WISE.OH AND IT'S GOT A NEW CLUTCH.AN EXYDES STAGE II.ADJUSTABLE CABLE OUT UNDERHOOD...I BOUGHT THE CAR BASICALLY BY SEEING PICS,AND HIS SMALL DESCRIPTION.THE GUY LIVED DOWN THE ROAD A PIECE,SO I ASSURED HIM,IF IT WAS AS NICE AS PICS SHOW,AND RAN AS GOOD AS HE SAID.THEN I WAS 99 % SURE I WAS BUYIN IT.I FOUND NO ISSUES..PAID THE FELLA AND AWAY HE WENT.ALTHOUGH IT DOES HAVE A TINY DING ON FENDER ,WHICH I OVERLOOKED IN MY EXCITEMENT DURING THE BUY,IT'S SUPER SOLID AND WELL KEPT IN CONDITION..I LOVE THIS CAR.IT'S MORE THAN A BLAST TO DRIVE.AFTER NOT HAVING A PEPPY MUSCLE TYPE CAR TO DRIVE IN LIKE 15 YEARS.IT'S A WILD CAR TO TAKE OFF YOUR TRAINING WHEELS SO TA SPEAK,AND GET BACK IN THE SADDLE.UNFORTUNATELY,IT'S NOT A WINTER CAR.SO FUNS OVER FOR NOW.
2003 Ford MUSTANG GT (REDFIRE METALLIC)

Modifications

Drivetrain
HERE'S WHERE I LEARNED A LIL SOMETHIN.IT HAS A 2001 BULLITT MOTOR IN IT.HONESTLY,I'VE SEEN A FEW NEWER MUSTANGS,BUT NEVER PAID EM NO MIND.COULDN'T AFFORD ONE.SO DON'T KNOW MANY DETAILS ABOUT EM.SO,THIS ONE,I NOTICE RIGHT OFF THE BAT.HAD IT'S THROTTLE CABLE ALL RIGGED UP LIKE MCGYVER TOOK ER ROUND THE BLOCK.CRUISE CABLE UNHOOKED,TO SHORT TO PLUG IN.SO IMMEDIATELY,I KNEW ENGINE HAD BEEN CHANGED,AND MUST BE A NEWER OR OLDER YEAR BECAUSE STOCK CABLES WOULDNT MATE TO NEW MOTOR.WELL,I TRIED VARIOUS CABLES FROM OTHER YEAR GT'S.EITHER THEY WERE TO LONG LIKE THE ONE ON MY 03,OR THEY WERE LIKE 5 INCHES TO SHORT.SO I'M LIKE WHAT STINKIN KINDA MOTOR IS IN THIS CAR.SO I'M THINKIN OK,SOMETHINGS WEIRD WITH THIS INTAKE.ALL GT PICS I SEE ON THE INTERWEBBS,HAS THE SQUARE BOX WITH THE PONY ON IT ON TOP MOTOR.AND THE COBRAS,THEY HAVE A LONG SECTION ON TOP BUT HAS THE COBRA SNAKE ON EM.SO ONLY ONE OTHER CAR I FOUND FACTORY THAT HAS AN INTAKE LIKE MINE,AND THATS THE 2001 BULLITT MUSTANG.AND THE ONLY OTHER INTAKE I SEE YOU CAN GET IS MADE BY TRICK FLOW WHICH MIMICKS THE EXACT STYLE OF THE FACTORY BULLITT STYLE ONE BY FORD.COOL I THOUGHT.IT IS NOT THAT BIGGA DEAL PERFORMANCE WISE IF YOU GO BY THE FACTORY REPORTED HORSEPOWER RATINGS.THE G.T. HAS 260.BULLITT 265.SOME SAY MORE LIKE 275.WHICH I TEND TO BELIEVE.BECAUSE THIS CARS PROLLY A SECOND FASTER THAN MY 99 AND 2000 GT;S THAT ARE STOCK.SO,I DID FIX THE THROTTLE CABLE ISSUE.I INVENTED A NEW WAY TO MAKE A BULLITT CABLE FROM A STOCK GT CABLE.IN LIKE 5 MINUTES.AND MY WAY USES ALL FACTORY PARTS AND YOUD BE HARD PRESSED TO FIGURE OUT HOW TO MAKE ONE.I COULDN'T SEE PAYING ANYWHERE FROM 120 TO 160 BUCKS FOR A FACTORY NOS FORD CABLE ON EBAY.
Interior
BEAUTIFUL INSIDE.COMFY LEATHER.EVERYTHING WORKS ON IT..HAS THE 6 DISC CD SETUP.MACH AUDIO.I GUESS A PART OF THE "PREMIUM" THIS GT HAS.SUPER CLEAN.CARS GOT APROX 105K PERT NEAR.DRIVES LIKE A DREAM.ONE PROBLEMO AT FIRST.IF YOU'VE NEVER OWNED A GT WITH THE TRACTION CONTROL BUTTON ON DASH.BEFORE TRYING TO SPIN ANY TIRE OR DO SOME SIDEWAYS BURNOUT ACTION.MAKE SURE THIS BUTTON IS OFF.IF NOT.YOU'LL THINK THE CARS GOT A SERIOUS PROB.WELL I DID ANYWAYS.IT CUTS YOUR POWER OFF IF EXSSESIVE TIRE SPIN OCCURS.
Exterior
IT'S ALL STOCK OUTSIDE.I BELIEVE THE RIMS ARE OFF OF A 2001 BULLiTT MUSTANG.18",NEEDS PAINTED.CLEARCOATS FADED OFF.HAVING THIS DONE NEXT WEEKEND I HOPE.IF PAINTER HAS A OPENING FOR ME.FOUND A LOCAL BUISNESS,MOM N POP TYPE PLACE.THIS FELLER DOES AWESOME QUALITY PAINTWORK.VERY! REASONABLE.BUT,HE'S VERY BUSY DUE TO DEMAND..HOPEFULLY SOON THOUGH I WILL HAVE NEW PICS TO ADD WHEN IT GETS DONE.
Audio
NICE ALL OVER.LEATHER,ALL POWER,AWESOME SOUND SYSTEM.
Suspension
IT'S ALL STOCK AS FAR AS I KNOW.I HAVE NEVER WORKED ON THESE NEWER MUSTANGS TO KNOW MUCH ABOUT THE SUSPENTION OR UPGRADES.IT SURE HANDLES LIKE A DEVIL THOUGH.YOU GET ON IT,BY CRACKY THIS SUCKER RAISES UP LIKE A COBRA,LIKE THE ACTUAL SNAKE IT PUTS ME IN MIND OF.IT'S WILD.I TOOK OF AND GOT ON IT IT OF COURSE LIGHTS EM UP THROUGH FIRST,I WAS JUST TOYIN IN IT TO ATTRACT ATTENTION FROM NEARBY ONLOOKERS,MAN I SHIFTED INTO SECOND AND REALLY HELD IT TO THE FLOOR,THIS THING JUST FEELS TO ME LIKE THE BODY RAISES UP A FEW INCHES AND HANG ON.BECAUSE YA FEEL LIKE THAT CHARACTER ON THE OL MEATLOAF,BAT OUTTA HELL ALBUM COVER.THIS CARS LIKE TRYIN TO PUT YOU IN THE BACK SEAT AND SOMEHOW YOUR JUST KEEPIN ER STRAIGHT AND EYEIN THE TACH WITH YOUR RIGHT EYE AND LOOKIN AHEAD TO YOUR LEFT BECAUSE THE BACKENDS HALF SIDEWAYS WALKIN THE DOG ON AN OL TWO LANE AND A CURVES COMIN UP.I HADDA LET OFF,BECAUSE I AIN'T NO DRIFT KING.BUT MAN ALIVE.THIS CAR MAKES ME FEEL MORE ALIVE IN TEN SECONDS THAN I'VE FELT IN YRS.
Wheel and Tire
I NOW OFFICIALLY LOVE MUSTANGS.I WOULDN'T USED TO SAY THAT SINCE I'M A HARDCORE CHEVELLE FELLER,BUT HEY I'M A HARDCORE DODGE FAN TO SO...BUT YEAH,FUN CAR HOPE SOMEONE ELSE FEELS ME ON THE LOVE OF ONE THAT NEEDS SOME TLC.I'M GETTING IT PAINTED NEXT WEEKEND.CURRENT PAINT.CLEARCOATS FADED PLUM OFF TOP AREAS.

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