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1971 Mustang Coupe Restoration
#1
Hey Guys, I got this 71 coupe about a year ago. I am just starting on the restoration now.........

For 8 months I have tried to find a forum specific to this era of Mustang, but to avail....until now!! I am so glad I found this site, its got so much information I don't even know where to start.


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Started the tear down...
   
   
   
   

Thought the floor pans were still good, boy was I wrong.
   

Alan

#2
Welcome to the forums! Glad to have you aboard! Looks like a great start with the coupe! Keep us posted!

welcome

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welcomewelcomewelcome
#4
Hi and welcome

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Mike

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#5
Welcome glad to have you with us..

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#6
Really nice shaped coupé you´ve got man!!... I´m sure there´s a bunch of work to do, but it seems like a really restorable car if you want to go that way... I´m Damián by the way... a stock originality fan from Uruguay in South America Tongue

Welcome aboard!



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#7
I'm glad you found the site! It looks like your coupe is in pretty original condition. Did you find any pieces of build sheets under the carpet or seats?



Mike AKA Ole Pony & Rare Pony

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1973 Mustang Convert - Bought in 1974 - Still have it!
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#8
Welcome, glad that you did not give up your search till you found us. It looks like you have a very nice starting canvas.
#9
Welcome to the forum, good looking project! Are you going to replace the floorpans yourself? Are they good enough to just patch them?

Steve



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#10
welcome Where to start with this forum? Just jump right in! Good looking coupe you've got there!

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My Mustangs:
71 M-code Mach 1, Medium Blue/White Sport, 4R70W, 3L50, Factory Ram Air.
72 Q-code Mach 1, Pewter/Black Sport, 4-spd, 3L25.
65 Convertible, Britney Blue/White/White, more modified than original.
05 Convertible, Legend Lime/Tan/Tan, future classic??
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