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New User 73 Fastback BBF!
Hey Guys and Gals, My names Kevin and Im a proud new owner of my fathers Mustang.. Hes had it since I was 5yrs old and I basically grew up in the back seat of this thing.. Ive owned 8 Mustangs through my Teens and early 20's. Now im 27 and hes handing the keys over.. Problem is shes been sitting for a while, Ive slowly been upgrading things for the last 5 yrs as he would allow! But since its mine now, Im digging deep, fixing things it needs and upgrading things as well.. Hope to get much good info on her though this site!

Heres the Sats on the car as I know them!

71 429 out of the thunderbird, Rebuilt 15yrs ago, has 6-7k on rebuild
C6 out of the same car
9 inch with some sort of posi, Squeels around tight corners

Mods I have done since Ive been old enough
HEI dist.
3inch Tailpips w/ Flowmasters
Summit Racing Polished wheels
BFG Radial T/A's
Stainless Rear brake lines
Summit RV cam
Comp Cams lifters and pushrods
Holley Aluminum V/C's

Mods for the spring
750cfm Holley Carb
Wieland Dual Plane intake
Becool Aluminum Radiator
Hooker Headers
Pst Performance Front end kit
KYB Gas-A-Just shocks
Rebuild C6 with TCI master kit and Transgo shift kit

Heres some pics of the old girl, shes a beast! Currently the front ends coming off because of some rust I need to take care of, Its on the driverside below the rad support, looks like the front bumper support is badley rotted.. hopefully the frame is ok behind it! So new Rad support is going in as well!
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Welcome to the forums! Nice Mustang and even better since it was a family car! Keep us posted on those spring mods with lots of pics! Big Grin


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1971 Mach 1 - 306cid/C4 Bright Yellow
"Just relax, I've got a friend named Felix who can fix anything!" ~James Bond
Nice car man!!!.. and WELCOME TO THE FORUM!... You´re gonna find lots of help and knowledge here and you´re gonna end up loving you car even more Smile

Damián Cool

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welcome and enjoy the site
Welcome to the club, Kevin! Nice ride you've got there - sounds like a great project for this Spring! Please keep us posted.

Glad you're here.



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Project started 8-7-10
Completed: All new suspension, rebuilt 351C H Code bored .030 over with mild cam and intake, new 3.50 TracLok, custom exhaust system
Current "mini-project": interior upgrade Undecided
Welcome nice Mustang...

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WELCOME aboard, Kevin!

Thanks for sharing the story on your '73 Mustang. It is GREAT to have the car that your Dad treasured. I am glad to see that you apparently share his enthusiasm for the car.

When you get time, you might want to start your "garage" so that we can track the progress on your Mustang.

Again, Welcome and I look forward to interacting with you on the Forums.


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Welome to the group. We have or can get any info you'll need to max out the fun.

Alan L

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Alan L
Welcome Kevin,

Nice to have you and your ride with us. Looks like a real nice car considering the area of its location. What a tremensdous blessing to be able to inherit it from your dad. Show us your progress as.
welcome to the group. this is a great place to be for the big bad 71/73 stangswelcome


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