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Old 10-05-2012, 03:19 PM   #1
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Smile New pics of my '13 5.0 Mustang, all clean

Been a couple of weeks since I cleaned the Mustang and today being a nice sunny day I figured it was a great time to bring back its shine.
Also showing off the new smoked rear marker lenses for the first time on a clean car out in the sun

Other mods shown: flat-black grille pony cover, smoked front marker lenses, tinted/painted third brake light lens, GT500 mufflers with flat-black painted tips, plasti-dipped "5.0" badges and "Ford"-oval stickers inside the side rear windows, in gray, to be tinted over with dark tint once I finally get the windows tinted

I currently have a Barton shifter bracket waiting to be installed and I just ordered the 55D rear spring kit to bring the rear down about 1/2" so the car will sit more level.
Eventually I may do a bigger drop all around, but this car rides hard enough for me for now, I'd rather not stiffen it up any more ...

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Old 10-05-2012, 03:27 PM   #2
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GIGGETY :drool:
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looking good.. planning on tint?
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Thanks guys.

Yeah, tint will come, eventually.

I'm currently unemployed so only doing the small stuff ... if that wasn't the case, I'd already have a new $800 aluminum driveshaft and a few other things ... lol
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any pics of the recaros? they look sweeeet
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any pics of the recaros? they look sweeeet
Sure, and yes, they ARE sweet ... they weren't part of the original order on the car, but I added them to the order after they were highly recommended by Mustang owners on here and other forums, and I'm SUPER happy that I got them.
They are a little hard to get into and out of, especially because I'm a little bigger than your average bear, but once in there, I love them.




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Jealous! Very nice ride
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The Mustang Recaros are some of the BEST seats around. I know a guy with a Boss 302 and he bought a second set of the seats to be converted into desk chairs in his house. Ridiculous, but so awesome.
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Isn't there a company that sells luxurious office chairs that look like some car seats ?

I know I saw a while ago an office chair that looked like a Corvette leather seat ... lol
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Corbeau sells chair kits with mounting brackets to fit various styles of seats. That's what my friend used.
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