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Old 4/5/19, 02:47 PM
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Awesome stuff guys!!!!
Warmer days are coming.
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Old 4/5/19, 04:02 PM
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Didn't do anything today with mine but I got this in the mail!
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Old 4/6/19, 07:24 PM
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Got the oil/filter changes done on both cars, brake fluid flush on the wife's GT500, swapped her stock wheels back on (she likes to start out driving on the stock wheels every year until the roads are fixed up somewhat), and installed a new battery in her car.
We both took them out for a short 10-15-minute drive, and danm I missed driving this car!!!




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Old 4/7/19, 08:14 PM
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Brake job (all 4 wheels). Probably spent way too much $$$ for stock brake replacements but they do look pretty good...


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Old 4/8/19, 05:59 AM
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Yesterday I wanted to put my black 5.0 fender emblems back on and had to halt the job because at the two pin holes for the emblem alignment there is a slight drip/pooling of paint or clear. I can see how they thought that would be easily covered by the 5.0 badges but they're not covering them enough for my OCD. Sooooo...I thought great opportunity so do something else and add a couple of tri-bar running ponies...preferably a matte black pony. Anyone here have a good source for emblems? I found these on Amazon, but they look cheap and the paint looks sloppy. Maybe just the running pony instead?

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Old 4/8/19, 08:52 PM
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Yesterday I wanted to put my black 5.0 fender emblems back on and had to halt the job because at the two pin holes for the emblem alignment there is a slight drip/pooling of paint or clear. I can see how they thought that would be easily covered by the 5.0 badges but they're not covering them enough for my OCD. Sooooo...I thought great opportunity so do something else and add a couple of tri-bar running ponies...preferably a matte black pony. Anyone here have a good source for emblems? I found these on Amazon, but they look cheap and the paint looks sloppy. Maybe just the running pony instead?

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https://www.cjponyparts.com/ford-fen...013/p/EMRH11L/
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Old 4/9/19, 06:31 AM
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Thanks and ordered. I may try and paint them matte black once I see how they look.
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Old 4/11/19, 06:37 AM
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Just checked out the CJ Pony parts delivery and the emblems are quality. Now how to paint just the pony and other chrome parts and make it look just as good.
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Old 4/11/19, 07:26 AM
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I changed the oil in the engine and supercharger, along with air and oil filters yesterday.
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Old 4/12/19, 07:18 AM
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Originally Posted by SpectreH View Post
I changed the oil in the engine and supercharger, along with air and oil filters yesterday.



What's up man... long time.

Isn't this the 2nd time you've changed oil in your blower? How many miles total on your ride? I've had my Magna now for over 5 years. Granted, only 17k on the vehicle itself. But if I recall, Magna doesn't require oil changes for a long time. I wonder why yours is different. Maybe it's a Pro vs Magna thing...
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Old 4/13/19, 08:02 AM
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I've been driving my car all winter. I've had many trying times. No accidents as of yet.
****ing snow go away please.
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Old 4/14/19, 07:41 AM
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I've been driving my car all winter. I've had many trying times. No accidents as of yet.
****ing snow go away please.
I used to drive my 2000 GT once in a while in the snow (not on purpose - got caught in it) when I knew I was gonna trade her in. Hated every minute of it. Seemed like two flakes could fall and she would slide around and me screaming the F word every 30 seconds. LOL!
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Old 4/14/19, 07:43 AM
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I've been driving my car all winter. I've had many trying times. No accidents as of yet.
****ing snow go away please.
Do you still drive it in the snow as well Mark??
I see you guys are still getting hammered with snow. Horrible!!
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Old 4/14/19, 10:04 AM
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Originally Posted by FromZto5 View Post
What's up man... long time.

Isn't this the 2nd time you've changed oil in your blower? How many miles total on your ride? I've had my Magna now for over 5 years. Granted, only 17k on the vehicle itself. But if I recall, Magna doesn't require oil changes for a long time. I wonder why yours is different. Maybe it's a Pro vs Magna thing...
ProCharger recommends 5-6K oil changes, so I change the oil at 5K intervals at the same time I change the engine oil and filter. So far, that's been 13 oil changes in it. So far, close to 60K miles on the ProCharger. It's CVT belt went bad when it had about 40K on it, but it was still within warranty. They rebuilt the entire unit - bearings, seals, etc because they wanted to make sure I didn't have any future problems. Great customer service.
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Old 4/15/19, 04:41 AM
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Yesterday. Flushed the brake fluid in my Mustang. Fresh Motul RBF600 in, removing the fluid that I put in at the end of 2016. A little overdue for this stuff.

Old and new:






And the old stuff, after the flush was done. Can see some of the fresh stuff still in the tubing going to the jar, nice color difference:


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Old 4/15/19, 09:07 AM
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I drove in snow last week. It's raining and melting fast today, but there's still a forecast for snow flurries overnight. I'll keep snow tires on and winter ballast in the trunk at least another week or two.
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Old 4/15/19, 02:19 PM
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Originally Posted by Gabe View Post
Yesterday. Flushed the brake fluid in my Mustang. Fresh Motul RBF600 in, removing the fluid that I put in at the end of 2016. A little overdue for this stuff.

Old and new:





And the old stuff, after the flush was done. Can see some of the fresh stuff still in the tubing going to the jar, nice color difference:

Pictures not showing up Gabe?? Probably the site acting up again. lol


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I drove in snow last week. It's raining and melting fast today, but there's still a forecast for snow flurries overnight. I'll keep snow tires on and winter ballast in the trunk at least another week or two.
That sucks it's still snowing up there. Be safe man!
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Old Yesterday, 01:58 PM
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Drove her for the first time

I dove my 01 GT convertible to work and back, first ride since making her mine.
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Old Yesterday, 02:56 PM
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Today is the first, really nice day we have had here in a long time. I drove my Mustang to work today but going to take the long, winding, back roads home tonight. Also, it's National Mustang Day!
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Been raining every day since April 1st. We have already exceeded our average of 1.42", with 1.57" in the first 15 days. Yesterday and today were finally nice and looks like it will be good until Friday night. You know Easter weekend it always has to be stormy, and it looks nasty. Been driving the car and enjoying every minute of it. Finally burned off that first tank of winter storage fuel. Now it is ready to start using the Trackey! Let summer begin.
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