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Old 01-13-2008, 01:22 AM   #1
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might soon be unfocued.

i found a really good deal on an 05 mustang GT...5k miles...$19k. it has a shaker hood scoop installed...as well as various cobra badges that i will be removing ASAP...and yes before anyone points it out...IT's AUTO!! lol.

im going monday to make sure there is nothing technically or structurally unsound....then i'll be trading my focus in on it.

i originally planned to turbo my focus but i would have to finance it...and would basically be paying the same amount as the stang...so i said "why not".

here's the link to the stang...it's really not a bad price for the miles it has...especially if it's in pristine or relatively good condition.
http://www.autotrader.com/dealers/dd...er_id=47986216

i will sure miss my focus...ALOT...i'll also miss my gas mileage too...lol.

once i complete the trade i will be selling my SAP wing, SVT rims, and SCT tuner, and crane stage2 cams spring/retainer kit...and if my premeditated buyer falls through i will be selling my F2 header as well.

i will still hang around FF though...(alot of cool people here).


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Old 01-13-2008, 01:28 AM   #2
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5000 miles for 19K on a GT... dude that is a steal... esp since its an auto, that coming from a sales standpoint. in all technicalities, an auto is worth more to a dealer than a 5-speed.
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Old 01-13-2008, 01:30 AM   #3
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2 words...gas milage.
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Old 01-13-2008, 01:35 AM   #4
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^^ya...thats the one thing that kept me from getting a stang sooner...but im financially stable now...and i'll only be averaging about 5-6mpg less than what i got in the focus.
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Old 01-13-2008, 01:51 AM   #5
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damn, your focus guzzled the gas, huh?
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Old 01-13-2008, 01:55 AM   #6
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ya...i got around 24-28mpg...
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damn dude, that sucks, but id do it as well, stangs are sweet, and def let us know on your parts, i may take your cams and header, but wont have cash fora lil bit so its poopy!
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ya..i had been contemplating it for a while now and it seems like a good a time as any to take advantage of my youth before the weight of house payments and such slap me in the face.

once i know for sure on the trade i will post a thread for my parts in the BST.

i'll still be hangin around FF a bit...(i will make it to 1500 posts...I WILL!!) lol.
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lol yeah stick around, theres ppl on here with stangs as well, plus you never really fall out of the focus family
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yupp...my dad still has his focus i can play with too hehe.
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