Garage Shots
That's an awesome car, lichtyr!

If the trunk lid was adjusted just a little better and the spoiler not on backwards, it would be close to perfection. Thmbsup

LOVE the green and argent - awesome combination! Thumbup
you are correct the spoiler needs changed I am not sure about the trunk lid as it cant move as much as I would like
It should, That trunk should be able to be moved more then enough to compensate for the misalignment. If it wont something is bent, mismounted, or something else strange has happened, as they didn't come that way. JTS 71 Mach1
Ha, well you guys are really giving me something to shoot for! Here is my 73--I pulled the motor this weekend. Getting very close to finishing disassembly--

David from Florida

Attached Files Image(s)
Thanks for adding your garage shot David.

Keep us posted with updates of the work.
Yes...thank you for the garage shot and keeping this thread alive. It is one of my favorites!
OK - so, things have changed a bit since I posted my first garage shot... well, except that my garage really hasn't gotten any cleaner, that is.   Loser

Here's one under the carport immediately outside of the actual garage.  Does that count?

And here are a few from the Auto Hobby Shop at Goodfellow AFB, TX.  This was the first trip back after getting it all finished up - Baby's first oil change since the resurrection.  This time, we drove the Mustang there, rather than brought it in on a trailer.  Good times!


Your car looks really really good.  Now its your trophy for all the hard work you put into it. I don't remember having an automobile hobby shop on base when I was in the Navy but I like the idea.  I assume you would bring your own tools and supplies?

Bring your own supplies and parts, yes.

But actually, they have pretty much any tool you could imagine, with the exception of vehicle specific special tools... and even then, they might have some of those as well.  Way back in the day, when they had employed actual mechanics to run the shop, if they were lacking a specific special tool, or even needed to come up with a special tool for the task at hand, out would come the torch and/or welder and a task specific special tool was born (usually in the form of a somewhat reformed combination wrench or some kind of a clamping tool with the extra support or bends required to wiggle them into places unreachable under normal circumstances).

I miss those days.  But for now, I'm satisfied with just having the lifts and assortment air tools available.

Thanks for the kind words - it's been a journey, that's for sure.  Crazy
From what you had to what you've got. You can be damn proud of it, and yourself. Nice Job. Someday I hope to be able to show off mine. I'm still plugging away little by little.


Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  50 Years of Mustang with Lee Iacocca - Jay Leno's Garage Mach 1 Club 8 9,280 01-07-2014, 02:55 AM
Last Post: Mach 1 Club
  Awesome garage in Langley B.C. It looks like an old chicken farm! Mach 1 Club 4 7,270 08-17-2011, 03:51 AM
Last Post: mymachone
  Vintage Pictures of Ford Dealerships with Mustangs in Some Shots Rare Pony 9 11,497 01-23-2010, 03:29 AM
Last Post: Mach 1 Club

Forum Jump:

Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)
Latest Threads
351c wont start, help
Last Post: My70mach1
Yesterday 11:06 AM
» Replies: 65
» Views: 3084
PCM keeps burning out have replaced for...
Last Post: Mustangbob
12-11-2018 10:58 AM
» Replies: 8
» Views: 332
70 Boss 302 - Night Mission build blog
Last Post: JTS71 Mach1
12-07-2018 01:12 PM
» Replies: 109
» Views: 68349
Alternator Light Won't go off
Last Post: 1969_Mach1
12-05-2018 11:56 AM
» Replies: 10
» Views: 558
Last Post: Steven Harris
12-04-2018 02:36 PM
» Replies: 55
» Views: 8557
My newest 1970 Mustang Fastback 302
Last Post: BLACK JADE 69
12-04-2018 12:08 AM
» Replies: 24
» Views: 1925
New guy with a question.
Last Post: 1969_Mach1
12-03-2018 06:57 AM
» Replies: 25
» Views: 973
Dashboard lights REALLY dim, any fixes??
Last Post: Steven Harris
12-01-2018 12:04 PM
» Replies: 13
» Views: 13709
new member
Last Post: Steven Harris
12-01-2018 12:02 PM
» Replies: 4
» Views: 314
1971-73 "Clydesdales"
Last Post: Mister 4x4
11-29-2018 11:35 AM
» Replies: 26
» Views: 1206
Installing Factory gauges in a '71-'73 M...
Last Post: Mister 4x4
11-28-2018 03:26 AM
» Replies: 4
» Views: 811
Pictures and some info from a new guy
Last Post: Mister 4x4
11-28-2018 03:02 AM
» Replies: 18
» Views: 1364
Been Awhile... '71 Rustang
Last Post: Mister 4x4
11-24-2018 01:49 PM
» Replies: 143
» Views: 93062
1965 Fairlane (Mustangmike)
Last Post: JTS71 Mach1
11-23-2018 02:56 PM
» Replies: 14
» Views: 944
Happy Thanks Giving!!!
Last Post: 1969_Mach1
11-23-2018 03:42 AM
» Replies: 2
» Views: 335
How not to Handle A DUI Checkpoint?!?!
Last Post: Vanbens91
11-14-2018 07:22 PM
» Replies: 1
» Views: 2155
Led lights not all that good.
Last Post: Mustangmike
11-14-2018 09:44 AM
» Replies: 20
» Views: 5752
1972 Mach1 rear fold down seat problems....
Last Post: John
11-13-2018 03:04 AM
» Replies: 10
» Views: 831
1972 Mach1 parts
Last Post: John
11-10-2018 10:31 AM
» Replies: 0
» Views: 257
Last Post: 1969_Mach1
11-08-2018 09:43 AM
» Replies: 5
» Views: 430