Author Archives: Michael

Not a Productive Summer

Know what I’ve done to the Mustang this summer? A whole lot of NOTHING; that’s what. With temperatures in the 100s day-in and day-out, working on the Mustang just isn’t much fun — nor is driving it, given that the … Continue reading

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Our Mustang’s Audio System (Pt. 1)

One part of our Mustang which was never going to be stock (or even look like stock) was the audio system. There are a handful of reasons for this: The original radio was already long gone when my wife first … Continue reading

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Shifter Lever Rebuild

After reading some positive comments regarding shifter performance after replacing the shift-lever bolts and grommets, I decided to see if this was something I could do myself. (Without harming any children or small animals in the process, of course.) “Best … Continue reading

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Humphugger Console

I’ll say this: I didn’t realize how much I used cupholders, and a right-side armrest, until I didn’t have them. Our Mustang, being a base-model coupe (200ci engine with a 3-speed manual transmission), of course, had neither. So after a … Continue reading

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