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Old 02-23-2015, 07:46 PM
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Hi, I just joined this forum today
I would like to have a few questions answered please.
I just bought a 1995 Ford Mustang GT 300 from the original owner with only 65000 miles is red and convertible, I will post a few pictures later, after I have it washed, shampoo and waxed as well as washing the engine on Monday, but the first thing I am going to do is the smog just in case something happens after the engine wash.
Here are my questions:
My vin number is: 1FALP45TXSF257935
When I try to look this up is telling me that this car is a 215hp but the car has a 5.0 Cobra engine with supercharge from factory and the owner calls it a 1995 Ford Mustang gt 300 SVT cobra but the steering wheels says mustang instead of cobra, I am confused, could someone please explain as how many hp do I really have?
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You can look at the car and all the extras if you wish before you can answer my questions at craigslistlasvegas for 1995 Ford Mustang gt 300 $10,000
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Old 02-23-2015, 09:09 PM
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That car is a GT with a cobra engine, but if its blown it isn't factory. At least not that I have ever heard of in 95. They did make a cobra R but replaced the 5.0 with a 5.8l engine. But never heard of a 95 mustang with a factory blower on it.
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Old 02-23-2015, 11:58 PM
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Thanks a lot for the response.
I am learning something everyday on this ford, I am a corvette man but I also wanted to buy a fast ford and now I did.
I now have a 1978 corvette pace car anniversary edition 95% original.
I am getting excited about this mustang and getting someone tomorrowrrow to do a full detail on him.
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Old 02-24-2015, 09:02 AM
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Post up some photos of it.
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Old 02-24-2015, 10:01 AM
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Sure, as soon as she gets a full detail today I will, I also need to learn how
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Old 02-24-2015, 10:03 AM
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Perhaps you can give me your email or cell for text
Mine number is (661) 400-9819
My email is: [email protected]
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Old 02-24-2015, 01:16 PM
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You could get ford to install a supercharger on them back in the day and not void the warrenty, but they weren't a factory option....I think it was basically a powerdyne or something else ****ty
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K, I finally posted pictures of my cars under my profile, please feel free to look and tell me what you think of my mustang.
Thanks for looking.
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sounds like someone pulled a fast one on you. my personal opinion is the previous owner through a cobra intake on top of the engine and slapped a bunch of badges on it and called it a cobra. now as far as how much power it is making who knows, it could be a stock motor with a blower or it could be a fully built motor with a blower and you wont know unless you pull it apart. the only way to find out how much power she is making is to get her dynoed. also imo i would take all those decals and extra badges off the car and change the tail lights back to factory or at least to stock 96-98 tail lights.
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Old 02-24-2015, 11:51 PM
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Thanks for your response.
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