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Great find, this site!
Hi everybody!
My name is Dale, I'm a dad with 5 great kids, I live in Bakersfield, CA. Famoso is my home track, hope to drive my '72 Grandé' soon. It's been sitting since '04, when I noticed water in the oil... ugggh! So I used that as an excuse to build my dream motor: 351c remanufactured block from PAW, ported and polished aussie heads and roller cam kit from Powerheads. Ross forged 9.5/1 pistons, milodon camgear drive, weiand single plane topped with a Demon 750, MSD ignition... etc. When I went to install the motor I couldn't get it to fit. So it sat for years. Last year, it turns out the motor mount was 'off' by a little bit. Needless to say, I have been busting my butt to get the motor running... Lots of work to get it driveable, but that won't be long now. Time has taken it's toll on the car, too. These pictures were taken yesterday!!


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Welcome to the site from Virginia. Looks like a great setup. Are any of the kids helping with the project?

Mike AKA Ole Pony & Rare Pony

Our current Mustang garage/driveway
1973 Mustang Convert - Bought in 1974 - Still have it!
2004 Mach 1 Oxford White Auto, Bought Sept 06

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Welcome to the forum from Ontario Canada

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73 Convertible 302-4v-3spd yellow /white int

08 Bullitt 4.6-5 spd black/black int

All I ask is a chance to prove that money can't make me happy
Welcome from Ohio!

Looks like you have a good start for your project! Get that motor running, and it should be loads of fun!
Welcome from the High Desert! Always happy to see another Mustang Enthusiast join up!

2013 Ford Focus SE Flex Fuel 5spd - Daily Driver
Welcome from coastal Alabama! Looks like a good car to start with. Be sure to post a pin on our member map under the fun stuff tab at the top of the page.

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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??

Your in the home stretch!
Welcome from Ventura, which use to be Fresno as that's where I grew up ? ...So I travel through Bakersfield every few months. I've done a few car shows there...Welcome!
Welcome from West Texas! Looks like it's gonna be a fun car! thumb


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Welcome. I'm just in the process of putting my drivetrain back into my car. It can be a pain to get everything to fit when parts get changed. Good luck and get er done!

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"I love my Hookers!" and "Get some Strange" probably have a different connotation to non automotive enthusiasts!
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