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Old 01-09-2011, 07:58 PM
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Yeah the red truck is way better looking.
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I wouldn't do it. I'm leaning more towards what Chris said earlier, it's gen 9 with a few aesthetic differences. You don't buy a Boss 429 for the Mustang body, you buy it for the rarity of the drivetrain...and while the coin isn't apples to apples, I believe the philosophy is applicable.


Although...gen 9 Lightning body with 408 stroker does sound good for 3ish...but what are you gonna do for a tranny?


Also, factor in how long this project will take you and how happy your landlord will be while it sits.
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I wouldn't do it. I'm leaning more towards what Chris said earlier, it's gen 9 with a few aesthetic differences. You don't buy a Boss 429 for the Mustang body, you buy it for the rarity of the drivetrain...and while the coin isn't apples to apples, I believe the philosophy is applicable.


Although...gen 9 Lightning body with 408 stroker does sound good for 3ish...but what are you gonna do for a tranny?
it doesnt come with the 408 stroker.. just a base lightning 351W stock.

im not thinking bout buying it.. i was just wanting to hear what people thought bout the price he has it for...
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