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Old 06-20-2011, 04:15 PM
MitchD MitchD is offline
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93 Ford Mustang LX 2.3 Notchback (Virginia)

Year: 1993
Make: Ford
Model: Mustang
Price: $1700
Mileage: 215000
Color: Red
Private or Dealer Listing: Private Listing
Location (State): VA
Transmission: Automatic
Drivetrain: Rear Wheel Drive
Color: Red
Engine: 2.3L 8-Plug OHV

$1700 OBO

've owned this Mustang since the Fall of 2007, I traded my 89 K5 for it so I had a vehicle that would fit on a U-haul trailer to tow behind my dually.

It's been good to me, especially considering the miles.

As the car sits right now, it has an issue with the passenger axle shaft. I think either the shaft or flange is bent, or it needs new bearings. I originally thought somehow the drum warped. I installed all new hardware, shoes, and drum and it still wobbled. Tore it back down to the hub and the hub itself was wobbling. It's still driveable, and you can't even feel any vibrations from it... but I expect it will wear through rubber real quicklike.

I can source an axleshaft for $75 from the local JY, or a complete rear end for $150. I just really don't have the time to do anything with it this summer. During the week, I'm 2 hours away, and come home on the weekends.

The interior is in okay shape. Carpets and upholstery could use a thorough steam cleaning. The dashpad is in great shape. Passenger door handle cup trim is broken on the bottom, but present. Driver door handle cup trim is AWOL, and there is a tear in the doorpanel.

This car was in a wreck in the Fall of 2008. A Honda Civic ran a red light and the Mustang ate it in the driver's wheel. An aftermarket fender was used as a replacement. A new strut was installed. I still have all the paperwork from this incident.

I normally keep a little notebook in my vehicles to write down all my fillups and repairs in. Below is a transcription of the Mustang's history (no, I didn't keep any receipts). Anything in italics is work I did, but forgot to write down in the book. Oil changes were either with Purolator/Motorcraft or Wix filters, and either Castrol or Mobil 1 5W-30

11/01/07 180000 Radiator
180000 Thermostat
11/01/07 180000 Air Filter
180000 Oil Change
183400 Oil Change
183400 Snow Tires
184014 Front Rotors
01/03/08 184014 Front Pads
184014 EGR Position Sensor
184k EGR Valve
184k Vacuum Lines
01/08 184k Muffler (The Mustang had a glasspack when I got it... put a stock muffler back on)

184014 Fuel Filter
01/27/08 186139 Oil Change
186785 Front Wheel Bearings
186945 K&N Air Filter
187380 Master Cylinder
187380 Wheel Cylinders
04/14/08 187380 Rear Shoes
187380 Summer Tires
188696 Oil Change
191150 Wreck
191150 F.L. Fender
191150 F.L. Strut
191198 Snow Tires
191425 Battery
192127 Oil Change
Water Pump
196050 F.L. Caliper
?? ?? F.R. Caliper (Happened about a week to two after the F.L.)
196766 Oil Change
200095 Oil Change
203800 Oil Change
207020 Oil Change
209500 TPS
211307 Oil Change
211307 Snow Tires
211972 Ignition Control Module
01/20/11 212320 Adjust TPS
212320 EGR Position Sensor
04/13/11 213900 Driver's Seat Mount
213900 L & R Inner TRE
214676 Oil Change
215670 Rear Shoes
215670 Rear Drums
215670 Rear Hardware

Other known issues:

The tach only works for the upper 2/3rds of its range.
Hood latch cable sheathing is cracked... a bit of a pain to open the hood sometimes.
Coolant resevoir is cracked in the middle.
A/C is still R-12. I works, but could use a recharge (or an R-134a conversion).
Power locks don't work, possibly a bad switch... I've never bothered to investigate it.

Some pics:

93 Mustang - Imgur

More pics:

93 Mustang - Imgur

I can also dig up pics of the wreck if needed.

This car also comes with a set of 15" alloy pony wheels and some worn out BFG knockoffs. I can have pics for the wheels and tires next weekend.

Video of the axle in question:

YouTube - ‪93 Mustang Axle‬‏

$1700 OBO
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