2010 - MustangForums.com

Notices
GT S197 General Discussion This section is for technical discussions pertaining specifically to the V8 variation of the 2005 and newer Ford Mustang.

2010

Old 03-04-2013, 10:07 PM
  #1  
Indystang
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: Indiana
Posts: 3
Default 2010

I am new to the forum but not to mustangs...had a 95 gt convertible Black and Tan 5 spd...bought new and regretably sold in 07. Am looking at a 2010 gt rag and am wondering what to look for (inspection) before pulling the trigger. What are the "issues" to watch for on a '10?
Indystang is offline  
Old 03-05-2013, 06:10 AM
  #2  
Barrie
2nd Gear Member
 
Barrie's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: Kentucky
Posts: 208
Default

Welcome.
Barrie is offline  
Old 03-05-2013, 06:46 AM
  #3  
White03Vert
3rd Gear Member
 
White03Vert's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Michigan
Posts: 526
Default

Honestly, I would check the condition of the top such as any tears on the inside, open areas that may leak and so on. Make sure the top opens and closes smoothly and latches as it should. Since its a 2010, I'm sure the top is in good condition. As for the rest of the car, a basic inspection should work.

Welcome to the site.
White03Vert is offline  
Old 03-05-2013, 09:27 AM
  #4  
96t-bird
5th Gear Member
 
96t-bird's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: NC
Posts: 2,075
Default

Hi, welcome. Good luck with your search.
96t-bird is offline  
Old 03-05-2013, 10:30 AM
  #5  
95 BLOWN GT
5th Gear Member
 
95 BLOWN GT's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: buying tires!
Posts: 3,220
Default

hello welcome to the site..
95 BLOWN GT is offline  
Old 03-05-2013, 12:37 PM
  #6  
Timspony
SVT Section Moderator
 
Timspony's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Burnt Hills, NY
Posts: 15,601
Default

Welcome to MF!
Timspony is offline  
Old 03-05-2013, 01:16 PM
  #7  
StangingAround
1st Gear Member
 
StangingAround's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: katy,texas
Posts: 131
Default

Why not try for an 2011? Almost 100 more horsies is pretty significant.
StangingAround is offline  
Old 03-05-2013, 09:33 PM
  #8  
Indystang
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: Indiana
Posts: 3
Default Thanks!

Thanks for the welcome... I would go for the '11, believe me... the coyote V8 just looks like it's going to tear the world apart... I know its got 100 hp over the 2010, but looking at the market, the 11's are a bit too pricey still. and, my insurance man told me to keep it around 300hp. I have a teenager in the house.
Indystang is offline  
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
Galactic
Mustangs For Sale
9
03-30-2017 07:44 PM
zsmart
Convertible Tech
2
02-29-2016 09:33 AM
mtgldr
S197 Handling Section
1
09-10-2015 10:43 PM
Barcafut13
2005-2014 Mustangs
9
09-01-2015 07:08 AM
2014V6Stang
New Member Area
3
08-19-2015 04:24 AM


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: 2010


Advertising
Featured Sponsors
Vendor Directory

Contact Us Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

© 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.