Mustangs are good for the economy

Discussion in '1996 - 2004 SN95 Mustang -General/Talk-' started by xseler8, Jul 29, 2004.

  1. Have you added up your MOD's bills lately? OUCH!!
     
  2. shifter=170
    pullies= 180
    k&n= 50
    springs = 240
    flows = 80
    upr x pipe= 180
    4.10s = 160
    eaton posi= 325
    moser 31 splines= 280
    cobra bumper w paint= 500
    LCAs= 148
    drag radials = 260
    rims for radials= 90
    installation totals= 275 for rearend
    grand total= 2790!!!!!
    AND IM A COLLEGE STUDENT LOL....well i know im still pretty far behind some of the other guys here! MAN... im sure glad that i know how to do most of the installations myself otherwise i would have racked up another 1500 in installation fees!
     
  3. I've only had mine a few weeks now really ... and don't even want to know how much I've spent on the car.

    Ouch.

    I'm talking gas ... oil ... parts ... time spent and even cleaning agents!

    It's an investment with no returns, but sure as hell fun to spend money on! :D
     
  4. i've spent 2 bucks on it!
     
  5. Hmmmm....

    Dr. Gas X Pipe :$100
    Flowmaster CB: $370
    Steeda T/A: $125
    FR C Springs: $110
    C&L Plenum: $170
    Accufab 75MM TB: $220
    Tri-Ax: $170
    White Gauges: $50
    MAC Straight Shot: $175

    $1320 in economic stimulus!!!!
     
  6. short list so far, but for owning the car less than 2 months, it's kind of sad

    $175 for tint
    $50 for grill delete
    $200 for rear seat delete
    possibly another 100 for a used tri-ax
    ~$500 for a cat-back in a week or so

    at the moment I've spent $425, with $1025 estimated in the next week.
     
  7. $175 for tint :jaw:
     
  8. As of 7/30:

    Hurst Shifter: $159
    MAC Off Road X: $140

    Anticipating spending more money that I don't have.......priceless. :D
     
  9. Exhaust - 325
    K&N - 50
    Wheels - 925
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    $1300

    To go....
    Tint
    Pulleys
    Lowering springs/install

    and the friggin list goes on and on and on..... :flag:
     
  10. c&l plenum 180
    jet chip 230
    bbk cai 180
    b and m hammer 200
    pullies 130
    70mm tb 130
    euro headlights 120
    custom exhaust after smashing cats on speedbump 400
    speakers 200
    other stuff (tires,fluid changes,etc)
    plus labor ???
    all wasted on trade in on 99 cobra... let the modding begin :p
     
  11. Gallon o' gas? :)
     
  12. You must not be buying premium :nonono:
     
  13. Ouch!

    Accufab 75mm TB/Plenum $500
    BBK L/T Ceramic Coated $500
    BBK catted x pipe w/cats $360
    Spec Stage II clutch $320
    Flowmaster 40's $140
    BBK CAI $160
    Steeda Tri Ax $180
    FRPP 3.73's $150
    Diablo Sport Chip w/tune $450
    Steeda Springs $250
    Steeda Underdrive pulleys $150

    Grand Total of $3160

    Oh well, I loved every minuted of it. Not to mention I grin ear to ear evertime I get in my car :D

    I dont even want to think of what Im going to spend on my old one lol

    Race Block and forged internals $~3000+
    Systemax Stage II heads $~1500+
    Performer II intake $~600+
    Vortec S Trim $~4000+
    TKO Tranny + other parts $~2000+ (Im converting it to a 5 speed)
    Gears + Locker + axles nm, Im getting sick just adding this one up and I just started :(.
    This one will take a few years :D
     
  14. :stupid:
     
  15. oh dear god...

    Vortech supercharger w/ accessories - $2150
    Forcus fuel pump - $60
    UPR X pipe with MILS - $200
    Flowmaster catback - $350
    Steeda shifter - $170
    Accufab plenum and TB - $300
    Deep dish bullitts - $340
    315/35/17 Nitto d/r - $330
    Fox body springs - $100
    Gauges and pod - $350
    SCT tune and programmer - $700
    Mach 1 grill delete - $45
    Mach 1 chin spoiler - $40
    Bullitt shifter bezel - $50
    Tint - $200

    I'm not even going to add them up in fear of a heart attack :(
     
  16. $5385 :D
     
  17. IM COMING TO JOIN YOU ELIZABETH!!!!

    OH ITS THE BIG ONE!!!

    Yeah my heart skipped a beat adding mine up to lol
     
  18. :puke:
     
  19. Superchips Programmer-$400
    Steeda radiator-$400
    Shifter-$160
    C&L kit-$450
    X-pipe-$400
    Subframes plus install-$150
    Tires-$500
    Rear swaybar replacement-$100
    Taylor wires- $130
    MGW stuff- About $75
     
  20. Now this isn't technical.