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My wifes 1998 Mustang Redo Thread.

Discussion in 'Photoshoots' started by FRANKTHETANK, Feb 11, 2010.

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  1. FRANKTHETANK

    FRANKTHETANK www.315riders.com

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    well i bought this 1998 V6 for 500 bucks 2 weeks ago. 150k miles. runs great, auto. and wrecked.

    Im a painter so i doing it up all nice for her.This is where im at as of today. im taking my time and doing it between other jobs. gonna have it done by may im thinking.

    This year is all looks. next year will be a turbo setup and 5-speed conversion.

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    FRANKTHETANK www.315riders.com

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    here's body work started and primed on major work. trunk smoothed and new fender and bumper

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  3. Go Down South

    Go Down South South is my last name

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    Uhh GT??
    Why am I seeing a limp dick exhaust pipe?
  4. FRANKTHETANK

    FRANKTHETANK www.315riders.com

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    here are parts that came so far.springs will go on next week. front lights im gonna fit tomorrow with new header panel and bumper on. make sure everything lines up good.


    also i have ebay subframe connectors. ive had 5 mustangs before. and i have to say these are best ones i have bought off ebay. and for 45 bucks shipped. ill post pics once their installed.

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    kcoon24 Well-Known Member

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    that isn't a gt...
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    kgmx856 Dirtbike Aficionado

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    Where is that Canary Yellow GT pic when I need it....
  7. Justin251

    Justin251 hotpocketssssss

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    Some came that way from what I remember.

    Or

    Original owner ran over something or backed over something that ****ed up the exhaust and didn't wanna spend the extra 50 bucks for dual exhaust.

    edit: edit got me. It's a 6.
  8. FRANKTHETANK

    FRANKTHETANK www.315riders.com

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    just fixed. mistype.lol its a v6

    once last pic for today. this is what will be color combo. well somewhat

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    kgmx856 Dirtbike Aficionado

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    You will be banished to the lowest pits of hell if you get those fugly ass taillights.
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    kcoon24 Well-Known Member

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    aren't they supposed to have the gt badges though also?
  11. Go Down South

    Go Down South South is my last name

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    If you paint it like that, and post pictures here.
    You WILL get ****, guaranteed. To each their own however.

    Nice thing youre doing for your wife though :thumbup:
  12. FRANKTHETANK

    FRANKTHETANK www.315riders.com

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    lol


    listen this is my wifes are. she picks what she wants. the tail lights im gonna spray tint outside. will look alot better i think
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    kcoon24 Well-Known Member

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    they might not look bad tinted. they look horrible without it.
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    kgmx856 Dirtbike Aficionado

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    Im thinking 5-6 coats of black paint over the lenses would be the best for everyone.
  15. FRANKTHETANK

    FRANKTHETANK www.315riders.com

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    thanks for replies guys. good or bad is cool.

    also forgot to add she is ordering the cobra r svo hood. and the s281 wing.im trying to talk her into the cobra r hood. not svo. but its her money for parts not mine.
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    maverickwolfe 'Stang Driver

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    not stoked on the bright pink, but seems like she's got good taste.
  17. FRANKTHETANK

    FRANKTHETANK www.315riders.com

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    i photo chopped that to give her a view. will probably be darker then that.
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    Hockeyb0y3 Just some guy

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    i am curious to see how the headlights look installed
  19. maverickwolfe

    maverickwolfe 'Stang Driver

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    oh ok. Nice chop job btw! :thumbup:
  20. FRANKTHETANK

    FRANKTHETANK www.315riders.com

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    test mounted them today. ill post pics later forgot camera. fit pretty good for ebay china stuff.