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From: Arnold, MD, USA
Registered: Jun 99

posted 04-15-2005 10:58 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for IIGood   Click Here to Email IIGood     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
After several attempts since owning the GT, I have finally broken well into the 14s, where the car should be. Went out to test & tune this evening, got 2 passes in...first one was 14.352 @ 100.11 mph, second was 14.310 @ 99.30 mph. My 60' times still lack though...up around 2.3.

Hit every gear nicely, no missed shifts (that was the problem every other time...have trouble going into 2nd or 3rd). My previous best time was 15.058 @ 97.66 mph.

Now...just gotta work on the 60-foots.

Frank S.----MCA Member 40390
'03 Mustang GT coupe
'99 Mustang coupe
'77 Ghia--"II Good"

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From: Buckroe Beach Va MCA#39406 M&M #12 Member Mustang Club of Tidewater
Registered: May 99

posted 04-15-2005 11:17 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for mustangs68   Click Here to Email mustangs68     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Congrats Frank!
Now nail that 60' feet!!


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From: Batesville,MS. , U.S.A.
Registered: Mar 2002

posted 04-15-2005 11:18 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for jsracingbbf   Click Here to Email jsracingbbf     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
great FRank!

"never submit yourself to scientific tests no matter how bad you need the money, for all you know they could have erased your memory and YOU WERE REALLY SOMEBODY BEFORE"
69 Mustang Pro ET Drag

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From: Saco, Maine
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posted 04-16-2005 05:18 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for SteveLaRiviere   Click Here to Email SteveLaRiviere     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Cool, Frank! That's DAMN respectable for a stock GT.

'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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From: Reno Nv USA MEM#1240
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posted 04-16-2005 09:01 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for Fastymz   Click Here to Email Fastymz     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Great new times Frank.
With some better traction you'll be real close to the 13's.

oddly obsessed with big scoops on little Mustangs

65 coupe 351w C4 Big Boss 429 hood scoop,8" 3.40 TracLoc.

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Big D

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posted 04-17-2005 03:48 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for Big D   Click Here to Email Big D     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote

Before you know it.. You'll be wanting FLAMES on the GT..

Congrats.. Glad you had FUN.. Can't wait to do the SAME..

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331 STROKER, T-5

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First Time out..
13.384 sec @ 103.388 mph

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