Category Archives: Upgrades

These are the items that I will replace with aftermarket products that should function better than stock Ford parts.

New Radio

Driving the car early on Sunday, you realize that radio stations are filling that time with talk, commercial advertisement and community outreach programming. All good except that I wanted to listen to music. So  I caved and purchased a new … Continue reading

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New Clutch Quadrant – Maximum Motorsports

As stated earlier. When I depressed the clutch I would hear what appeared to be the cable stretching and moaning. And due to the age of the car, I figured that in order to keep my piece of mind, I … Continue reading

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Reassembly continues

Continued with partial reassembly after paint. Here’s what I’ve tackled: New door and hatch weatherstrip New Door handles Reinstalled lights including new LX tailllights Reinstalled my regular wheels Installed insulation on the roof Installed grill Installed mirrors Installed door window … Continue reading

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Medusa is back from paint!

After a few weeks at Mario’s Auto Works, the car has been picked up. I have to say that the color is exactly what I wanted. For the most part it looks black until the sun or the light hits … Continue reading

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Body Shop Updated Images

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Car is off to paint shop!

I finally bit the bullet and decided that now was the time to send the old girl to the paint shop. It’s been a few years now and there isn’t much more I need to do to the car. I … Continue reading

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Rear Control Arms

A few things have been worked on since my last post. I have looked into the never ending slop in the front steering and found that the steering wheel nut had loosened up a bit and was creating a bit … Continue reading

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