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    Cool 32K Mile Stock 1990 Mustang GT

    So my brother has been looking around for something to drive, he sold his Focus ST a couple of years ago and hasn't found anything that he really liked, until last week. He found and bought this 1990 Mustang GT up near Detroit. All stock (other than the rims), never modified, 32K miles, really nice condition. I'm really looking forward to helping him do some mods right away:






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    He should do H/C/I immediately, its going to be so much fun. Whatever yo do dont drive it around stock and get beat by Accords

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    He should put a Cummins in it b/c derpa derpa derp!

    /berman

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    How's the ashtray door?

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    how much does a 1990 32K miles mustang go for?
    sweet ride however...

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    nice car

    but the rims appear to be terrible

    brings back memories

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    Quote Originally Posted by Potent68 View Post
    How's the ashtray door?
    LOL, it's in the pic! Actually works! So far...

    Quote Originally Posted by JUSTINASS View Post
    how much does a 1990 32K miles mustang go for?
    sweet ride however...
    He paid $7500 for it. They were asking $8200 to start.

    Quote Originally Posted by Dr Griswold View Post
    nice car

    but the rims appear to be terrible

    brings back memories
    Agreed on the rims and he knows that. Going to remedy that soon.

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    Pretty surprised a bone stock low mileage fox only goes for 7500.

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    I miss that interior
    Best times of my life were when I had my Fox.

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    Quote Originally Posted by NHRATA01 View Post
    Pretty surprised a bone stock low mileage fox only goes for 7500.
    Me too. I thought it was a good deal. Now it's been sitting for the most part of the last 10 years, so it will need a few things, but still. It's really uncommon to find them like this.

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    Please tell me he is going to mod it before Berman does anything with his dust collector.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Potent68 View Post
    Please tell me he is going to mod it before Berman does anything with his dust collector.
    Give me the low down on Berman's car. Or is there a thread?

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    oh dear Hades please put short throw shifter in it

    and upgrade the clutch quadrant

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    that shifter just laughs when you try for 3rd quickly..

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    Quote Originally Posted by Wease View Post
    Give me the low down on Berman's car. Or is there a thread?
    Silver blue 5.0 GT super low miles and super clean. There is a thread.

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    Looks like a damn good deal at $7500, congrats!

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    stay safe 4 lug wheels and halogen headlights...
    what a POS

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    First mod should be to turn it into a notch back

    j/k..........great looking car and should be a fun little project.

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    That is a deal at $7500.

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    1 Take to body shop and have GT dead weight body kit removed.
    2. GT40 Heads and intake, be303 cam, 4.10 gears in rear, long tube headers, h pipe, flowmasters
    3. 5 star OEM pony wheels
    4. short throw shifter
    5. new ashtray door
    Last edited by windham; 09-21-2018 at 08:05 AM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by windham View Post
    1 Take to body shop and have GT dead weight body kit removed.
    2. GT40 Heads and intake, be303 cam, 4.10 gears in rear, long tube headers, h pipe, flowmasters
    3. 5 star OEM pony wheels
    4. short throw shifter
    5. new ashtray door
    230hp to the wheels!


    You looked back at the B, E, F, and X cam specs lately?
    :laugh:


    Buddy had a paper filter stock 92' Notch that made exactly 200hp on the dyno.
    At the time, that was considered strong for a stock fox.
    Last edited by No F-bdy Bs; 09-21-2018 at 08:26 AM.

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    that is about as much fun as you can buy for $7,500

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    Quote Originally Posted by windham View Post
    1 Take to body shop and have GT dead weight body kit removed.
    2. GT40 Heads and intake, be303 cam, 4.10 gears in rear, long tube headers, h pipe, flowmasters
    3. 5 star OEM pony wheels
    4. short throw shifter
    5. new ashtray door
    Bobo modding skool

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    Quote Originally Posted by No F-bdy Bs View Post
    230hp to the wheels!


    You looked back at the B, E, F, and X cam specs lately?
    :laugh:


    Buddy had a paper filter stock 92' Notch that made exactly 200hp on the dyno.
    At the time, that was considered strong for a stock fox.
    Yeah it was a lot of work to only get marginal gains but man it was fun and those old foxbody 5.0s sounded so mean with a cam and exhaust. I still miss my 93 LX 5.0 but my '13 5.0 makes it hurt a little less.
    Last edited by windham; 09-21-2018 at 10:29 AM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by windham View Post
    1 Take to body shop and have GT dead weight body kit removed.
    We can't be friends.

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    If that car is in as good of shape as it looks like, dont fuck with it at all. Take it to Mecum and profit, or just enjoy it as is. Being as how you have to mod the fuck out of it just to get it to run with a stock LS1 car in a straight line, is it really worth it?

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    Find the original wheels that came with the car and stick it in a garage for another 30 years.

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    Wheels and headers and i would just enjoy it...even if it is slow...

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    Quote Originally Posted by JUSTINASS View Post
    Wheels and headers and i would just enjoy it...even if it is slow...
    Flowmasters yo!

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    Not a fan of the 87-93 GTs (prefer the LX) but I would pay $7500 for a mint low miles 85-86 4 eye GT in a heartbeat.

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    That's pretty impressive. Leave it just the way it is.

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    I recommend doing the same mods berman has done

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    Quote Originally Posted by Potent68 View Post
    We can't be friends.
    haha, I never liked the GT, but I love the LX.

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    hell of a find.

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    Nice price. When I was looking for a fun car, the closest low mile stock 5.0 I could find was $15,500 and I just couldn't do it. It'd have to be under 10 for me to tolerate the interior.

    Things worked out though, got that 6k mile Turbo T and proceeded to dump a shit ton of money into it for it sitting untouched for 30 years, lol.

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    Add another "that is a really good deal" post. Damn! Nice black interior too.

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    Quote Originally Posted by windham View Post
    haha, I never liked the GT, but I love the LX.
    that is what i have (LX) , i like them better than the GT.

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    So my brother got the car to his house last week. We've already identified a few issues with it, including a squeaky throw out bearing (I literally JUST replaced the one in my '86 a couple of months ago), passenger door doesn't lock, passenger window doesn't like to go up or down, and maybe something else I'm forgetting. All minor stuff so far. The exhaust is really crazy. For some reason the previous owner left the stock catted h-pipe on it, but removed the mufflers?! It's literally got straight pipes from the h-pipe to the tips. Sounds really odd, but not totally terrible...

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    Here's a pic of my '86 GT and his '90 GT from this past Sunday:


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    Quote Originally Posted by Wease View Post
    Here's a pic of my '86 GT and his '90 GT from this past Sunday:

    Four eyed fox...

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    !window covers
    !mudflaps
    !wheels

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dr Griswold View Post
    !window covers
    !mudflaps
    !wheels
    then he wont be able to smoke in the rain...
    def delete mudflaps and wheels

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    lol @ smoke in the rain

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    Agreed on all 3

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    I wonder if kids in high school look at those with the same lustful eyes that I looked at the 60's Mustangs some 30 years ago.

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    Quote Originally Posted by GOFASTER View Post
    I wonder if kids in high school look at those with the same lustful eyes that I looked at the 60's Mustangs some 30 years ago.
    Doubtful. Most are probably driving Priuses and lusting after a P100D. That's assuming they even give a shit about cars and don't just Uber everywhere.

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