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Happy 39th birthday to my mustang
#1
It's weird to think my car is 39 years old. I have owned it a majority of tha time. I wonder what it was like the day it rolled off the production line? Everything original, all clean. Oh well, it's been through a lot and has quite a few modifications. It still looks mostly original... but I know better. Wink

'Mike'
73 Convertible - 351C/4V CC heads/4bolt/forged flat tops/comp 270/rhodes/mallory unilite/tri-power/hookers/glasspacks/c6/3.50 limited slip/Gear Vendors/Global West sub frames, strut rods and shelby style traction bars/ Rear sway bar/tilt steering (not original)

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#2
Very cool! I like how we know our cars' production dates and celebrate them!

beer

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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.
73 F-code Convertible, Planned: color TBD/Black top/White Int., 351C, 5-spd, 3L50.
65 Convertible, Britney Blue/White/White, more modified than original.
05 Convertible, Legend Lime/Tan/Tan, future classic??
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#3
Congrats! What did you but it for it's birthday present?
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#4
Thats cool! When I got my Marti report, my car was built December 22,1972. I turned 19 on December 23 1972.I was 19 when I bought it.I just couldn't leave it alone! That car ran good before I ever messed with it! We have had alot of good times with our cars haven't we!!

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#5
I'm drawn to the 71s for an extra reason, that being I was born in 71. It is really cool to own/drive a car that is the same age. We both have similar creaks and groans. Lol

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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.
73 F-code Convertible, Planned: color TBD/Black top/White Int., 351C, 5-spd, 3L50.
65 Convertible, Britney Blue/White/White, more modified than original.
05 Convertible, Legend Lime/Tan/Tan, future classic??
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#6
Very cool happy 39th to your mustang.
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#7
That's cool

Jeff T.

Low buck, touring style, '73 Convertible "rolling restoration", 351c, 2v heads with a shave and a haircut, Performer intake, Holley 650(ish), roller rockers, screw in studs, guideplates, stainless valves, Duraspark / Motorsports MSD, T-5 conversion. 1-1/8" front, 3/4" rear swaybars KYB shocks and some home brewed subframe connectors. Future plans; JGC steering box, Cobra brakes and... paint, interior, etc.

When I die I want to die like grandpa, peacefully in my sleep... not screaming, like his passenger.

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