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Old 12-01-2016, 07:48 AM
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So I finally picked up the ride. 2008 P51A #81 of 151. This thread will be a slow one, since I'm on my way back to Afghanistan until September 2017. I will be buying parts while I'm gone so they will be ready for install as soon as I get home. So here she is, the day I picked her up in VA and in my garage. Going to be a fun build for sure...




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Congrats!! Love the color a lot. What are the plans for it?

Stay safe & thanks for your service
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Old 12-07-2016, 07:43 AM
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Right now I know I will be doing ARH LTs with high flow cats, MGW Shifter, One Piece Driveshaft, BMR K-Member, BMR Radiator Support, BMR UCA, ID1000s, BAP x 2....The rest is still up in the air...
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So I've made up my mind on a couple more mods. Going with Ground Control coilovers and BMR panhard. I'm also going to upgrade my 4 piston Roush brakes to the 6 piston Roush brakes that came on the 2009 P51B as well as upgrading to stainless lines.
I'm going over HP mods and pretty much have it nailed down. We'll see....
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I've changed my mind on the coilovers...So here are the parts I ordered and are waiting for me at the house:
VMP high flow elbow
VMP 67mm TB
Comp stage 2 blower cams
MGW flat stick shifter
GT500 strut mounts
BMR handling springs
BMR panhard
BMR panhard brace
BMR LCA relocation brackets
BMR LCAs
Michelin Pilot super sport tires 275/30/18 and 295/30/18

Can't wait to get home and turn some wrenches, get it tuned and drive the crap out of it.
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Well, most of the parts are in and waiting for me to get home. I can't wait, won't be long now

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be home in 25 days....Just ordered a VMP 2.49" blower pulley! Can't wait to get home and get this build going!
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Nice, back early! One day of R&R after you get back then going to tear into?
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Nice, back early! One day of R&R after you get back then going to tear into?
Yep, schedule change. Home in 25 days, but I'll be going back in September now. Staying for about 9 months. At least I'll have this summer to enjoy the car. Of course, I'll be getting round 2 of mods on my next trip...
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Awesome car and congrat's on your service.
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