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67tangoman
Journeyman

Posts: 99
From: Jacksboro, Tn. U.S.A
Registered: May 2004

posted 09-12-2004 07:02 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for 67tangoman   Click Here to Email 67tangoman     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
hELLO FRIENDS MY WIFE FELL IN LOVE WITH A 65. IT IS TURQUOISE BLUE WITH A WHITE TOP AND A 390 ENGINE. IT NEEDS A LOT OF WORK. THE BODY IS IN PRETTY GOOD CONDITION BUT IT NEEDS NEW FLOOR PANS, FRONT BUMPER,BATTERY APRON, HEADLINER,CARPET,DASH,NOT TO MENTION SEATS NEED TO BE RECOVERED. IS $1700 A FAIR PRICE. IS THERE ANY SOURCES FOR REPRODUCTION PARTS. ANY ADVICE WOULD BE APPRECIAED. THANKS IN ADVANCE.

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John
67 Almost finished coupe
"sport sprint"

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SteveLaRiviere
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From: Saco, Maine
Registered: May 99

posted 09-12-2004 07:29 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for SteveLaRiviere   Click Here to Email SteveLaRiviere     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
They sure are cool cars and they definitely have a following. The parts are out there, not as abundant as Mustang stuff but you can get by I'm sure.

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'70 Mustang Mach 1 351C 4V/FMX/3.25 Open
'70 Mustang Convertible 250 I6/3 speed/2.79 Open
'72 Mustang Sprint Hardtop 351C 4V/FMX/4.30 Trac Loc
'94 F-150 XL 5.8L/E4OD/3.55 Limited Slip

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KULTULZ
Gearhead

Posts: 800
From: Rockville, MD
Registered: Oct 2002

posted 09-13-2004 05:52 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for KULTULZ   Click Here to Email KULTULZ     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Suppliers are plentiful...

-START HERE-

Beautiful fun to drive automobiles...

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I am looking for information concerning factory performance/aftermarket speed parts (1958/1960) used on the MEL (Mercury-Edsel-Lincoln) (Also Thunderbird 59/60) Engine Series (383-410-430-462) produced from 1958 thru 1968.

Also older FORD Special Service Tools

-MEL Engine Forum-

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