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Forum: V6 S197 General Discussion 04-26-2014, 02:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 218
Posted By Paul_VS
Turned out to be a slight water pump leak. Will...

Turned out to be a slight water pump leak. Will be replaced under warranty tomorrow.
Forum: V6 S197 General Discussion 04-23-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 218
Posted By Paul_VS
Leaking fluid when jacked up

I had to jack up the front right side today to take the wheel off, and after a few minutes I noticed a pinkish fluid leaking from directly under the engine. Probably lost about a cup or so. It seems...
Forum: Off Topic 03-14-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 280
Posted By Paul_VS
Long Lost Shelby found...

http://autos.yahoo.com/blogs/motoramic/rare-mustang-heads-to-auction-after-decades-spent-gathering-dust--only-8-000-miles-150351958.html

(sorry if this is a repost)
Forum: 2010-current S197 Appearance Section 01-23-2014, 08:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 491
Posted By Paul_VS
That describes it exactly. from certain angles...

That describes it exactly. from certain angles it's perfect looking, but others it looks significantly lighter.... like gray milk.
Forum: 2010-current S197 Appearance Section 01-21-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 491
Posted By Paul_VS
Frustrating wheel color problem.

So I got my Laguna Seca wheels powdercoated the darkest flat grey I could find... and in some lighting it looks spot-on perfect to what I wanted.

However... in a lot of lighting it looks...
Forum: 2010-current S197 Appearance Section 01-16-2014, 08:04 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,719
Posted By Paul_VS
These are Goodyear Eagle RSA-2 all-season tires...

These are Goodyear Eagle RSA-2 all-season tires which are a huge improvement over the old crappy RSA tire. I'm thinking I'll sell the OEM set and buy another set of rims and put the Sumitomo HTR Z3...
Forum: 2010-current S197 Appearance Section 01-14-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,719
Posted By Paul_VS
Well... this is the best I can do in frozen windy...

Well... this is the best I can do in frozen windy Chicago...



I think I'm going to get rid of the side stripes as well. I also have lowering springs waiting to be installed.
Forum: 2010-current S197 Appearance Section 01-14-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,719
Posted By Paul_VS
Probably selling the OEM wheels and tires as well...

Probably selling the OEM wheels and tires as well as the new Sumitomo 19" summer tires that came with the new rims. The OEM rims/tires are in like-new condition.
Forum: 2010-current S197 Appearance Section 01-13-2014, 04:37 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,719
Posted By Paul_VS
Thanks, and yes, it is matte grey. (Darkest grey...

Thanks, and yes, it is matte grey. (Darkest grey I could find with a flat finish.) Got a set of tires waiting at the dealer to mount up. Should have finished product pics in the next couple days.
Forum: 2010-current S197 Appearance Section 01-13-2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,719
Posted By Paul_VS
Picked up the rims from the powder coat shop...

Picked up the rims from the powder coat shop today... "Boston Grey"
Forum: S197 Handling Section 12-30-2013, 08:24 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,683
Posted By Paul_VS
Looks great! I'm surprised you got that much of...

Looks great! I'm surprised you got that much of a drop so soon. They say it usually takes a couple weeks for them to settle in. How's the ride/handling/etc?
Forum: S197 Handling Section 12-23-2013, 11:40 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,683
Posted By Paul_VS
The more research I do on it, the more it seems a...

The more research I do on it, the more it seems a small drop like this won't need any further equipment. But I do plan on upgrading the other things (shocks/struts/panhard/CCP, etc) down the road.
...
Forum: Parts For Sale 12-18-2013, 05:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 314
Posted By Paul_VS
Bump!

Bump!
Forum: New Member Area 12-17-2013, 07:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 313
Posted By Paul_VS
Warranties? Price difference? I would...

Warranties? Price difference?

I would imagine the 2014 would have a 2-year better warranty which for me would be huge. Re-sale value would be considerably better too.

The extra gadgets on the...
Forum: General Tech 12-07-2013, 02:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 705
Posted By Paul_VS
Thought I should bump up this thread for those...

Thought I should bump up this thread for those who hadn't seen it.

I just bought the autolamp switch off ebay for $23 shipped (new)

Swapped it out with the old switch (You don't even need to...
Forum: V6 S197 General Discussion 12-07-2013, 01:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 399
Posted By Paul_VS
I don't see a 2010-2014 seat cover listed there. ...

I don't see a 2010-2014 seat cover listed there. Do you know the manufacturer of the seat covers you got?
Forum: 2010-current S197 Appearance Section 12-06-2013, 09:00 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,719
Posted By Paul_VS
Apparently Ford didn't get that memo. ;)

Apparently Ford didn't get that memo. ;)
Forum: 2010-current S197 Appearance Section 12-06-2013, 06:01 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,719
Posted By Paul_VS
Dropped the wheels off at the powder coat shop...

Dropped the wheels off at the powder coat shop today. Went with "Boston Grey" with a light texture. It was the darkest non-reflective grey I could find, and I think it will stand out nicely with...
Forum: S197 Handling Section 12-04-2013, 09:29 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,683
Posted By Paul_VS
UPDATE: I just bought the "SR Performance"...

UPDATE:

I just bought the "SR Performance" Springs from American Muscle (on sale for $99).

I'm going to just have the springs installed and see how it goes.

So here's the next question....
...
Forum: Parts For Sale 12-04-2013, 09:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 314
Posted By Paul_VS
*BUMP* Price dropped.

*BUMP* Price dropped.
Forum: V6 S197 General Discussion 12-02-2013, 06:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 399
Posted By Paul_VS
Seat Covers...

.... again a seat cover topic. ;)

Anyone happened upon cheap stretchy seat covers that fit well? There's about a billion options on the web, and my only criteria is that they fit well so they...
Forum: 2010-current S197 Appearance Section 11-29-2013, 08:57 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,719
Posted By Paul_VS
Really like the machined faced wheels (GT500 and...

Really like the machined faced wheels (GT500 and Laguna Seca) on the Mustang.

Think I'm settling in on this color, or close to it.
Forum: 2010-current S197 Appearance Section 11-29-2013, 02:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 429
Posted By Paul_VS
My only concern is if it is "tapered" at the...

My only concern is if it is "tapered" at the bottom to match the curvature of the 05-09 hood, and won't match the curvature of the 2012 hood. (Not that there's much curvature at that specific...
Forum: 2010-current S197 Appearance Section 11-29-2013, 11:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 429
Posted By Paul_VS
Thanks, that's what I needed to know. I'm still...

Thanks, that's what I needed to know. I'm still on the fence on it, but I thought I might get it and try it out just taped down at first to see if I want it long term or not.
Forum: 2010-current S197 Appearance Section 11-28-2013, 10:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 429
Posted By Paul_VS
That size scoop was a OEM option on the 05-09...

That size scoop was a OEM option on the 05-09 models, plus I saw a 2012 just like mine with a flat black scoop the same size and I thought it looked good. At the price I'm more worried about how it...
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