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Posted: Mon Sep 01, 2008 8:33 pm 
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Ride: BF MK11 XR 6 TURBO ZF 6spd

Power: 225 rwkw

Location: glenwood/sydney
NSW, Australia

Hey every one's...

about 6 years ago... my car started off as a stocker.. baught her for $12,900 with 17's.. (roh reflex rims)..

#my 1st mod was a no name extractor install... -yay!..
#added the cappa dash mat..
#installed a large tacho.. 5 inch el cheapo..
#installed a 2.5 inch cat back exhaust..
#added the AU tickford snorkle..
#added a stage 2 crow cam..
#added DBA cross drilled and slottted rotors..
#converted my number plate to the white back ground black letters type..
#soon was a T5 conversion..
#tonnes of neons.. and fake chequerplate floormats..
#Added LIMO TINIT..
#added the Fairlane Ghia clear side indicators..
#drivers side rear door dinted by small branch on the freeway..
#door replaced from a futura at pick n payless...
#Added chrome Fairmont ghia door handles..
#upgraded to 18 inch "sabre" rims..
#added the hub adapters to run the ^^ rims.. au/ba offset rims..
#car broken into and amp/15's stolen.. (smashed driver window)
#added 2x12 inch pioneer subs..
#added kenwood 7x10's..
#ripped out the sick tacho..
#ef tickford body kit..
#Fairmont ghia cappa leather interior..
#Fairlane ghia turning lamps..
#stage 4 it's engine (long) -ditched the crow cam for a monster billet item..
#installed the 3.45 EF XR LSD diff..
#installed the 3 inch mandrel bent intake..
#ripped neons and floormats out... (yay!)
#installed the dvd install (headunit/roof mount 8 inch/twin 8 inch head #rest moniters)
#Installed the white dash guages..
#added the Fairmont ghia leather hand bake with chrome button...
#installed the cappa buttons in the dash/and full cappa seat belts.. indictor stalk)
#junked the it's head/cam and installed a CMS head and cam combo..
#back to "JUST" DBA slotted rotors..
#added a cms special 1.1 tonne clutch.. (heavy duty)
#now sporting 19 inch bob jane 5 spke rims...
#added a FAirlane chrome grille..
#installed the chrome door sills..
#then dumped on super lows in the front.. ultralows in the rear for that "flat look"...
#retired the pioneer subs and added 2x12 inch ALPINE type R" subs 182 watts RMS into each subs.. delivered from MTX 2 chanell amp..
#ditched the clear tailights for "tint shade modded" Ef Fairmont taillights..
#sold the venom rear wing off the boot and installed a new bootlid..
#trialed with a Twin throttle body set up..
#added the Chrome Fairmont GHia number plate surround..
#added the FAirmont GHia bonnet complete with the chrome bonnet spear
#added the BA falcon air box..
#added Fairlane Ghia chrome door moulds..
#changed to a EL Fairmont ghia chrome grille...
#dbadged the rear filler panel..
#added the AU Fairmont ghia steering wheel..
#added the momo lookalike EL GT Gear knob..
#added a billet short shifter..
#added other assorted wood grain imitation dash parts..
#bolted on some big 20 inch Dolce dc-12 rims... hecktic yuleh!..
#modded the EL Fairmont ghia grille with black spray paint and mesh..
#dabbled with white wall tyre's.. 225/30/20's....
#added fairlane ghia leather 3 and velour 1 inner grab handles..
#with help from green machine i built the Hybrid BA GT front bumper...
#filled in the strips of the standard mirrors for a "smooth look"..
#windscreen smashed.. randomly outside my house early morning hours..
#the went back to the current rims.. AJR 20's.. 225/30/20 front 245/30/20 rears..
#installed BA SR side skirs.. -baught "chopped" from "paulc"..
^^^a year later the BA GT bar was smashed by a rogue tyre on the free way and replaced by the NEWGEL BF Typhoon front bar...
#paited the brake calipers Metallic blue.. thanks bunnings... :lol:
#painted it up with the help of bunnings... :lol:
#added chrome stripping along the window sills and front bumper..

-in the 6 years ive owned her and done the above mods... ive taken her to countless car shows both big and small..
-countless dyno days with both fordmods.. fordforums.. and random events..
-raced her countless times at WSID.. down the quater.. /burnout comps..
-countless camping trips and roadtrips interstate.. -even 2 cruises to melbourne..

Now that her final All ford day is done and dusted ive one more goal.. and that is to be featured in a readers's ride's section of "street ford"(or double page feature) :wink: and "performance ford mag"

 

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Posted: Mon Sep 01, 2008 8:43 pm 
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fordfreak, i hope you get your dream of being in Street Fords, i want to appear their my self one day... but im about 5 years behind you :p

best of luck with it, its a well deserving car.

 

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Posted: Mon Sep 01, 2008 8:44 pm 
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Some photos of a few different stages of this car would be nice. I never saw this car when it was stock only with the tickford kit so it would be good to see it's start to finish progress. Lovely car
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Posted: Mon Sep 01, 2008 8:44 pm 
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a few progres pics.. from the early age's to up to date..

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Posted: Mon Sep 01, 2008 8:49 pm 
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out of interest did you ever think about painting the side skirts black to match the front? (the bit where it starts to slop up.)

either way, dead sexy car.

 

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Posted: Mon Sep 01, 2008 8:59 pm 
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in those 3 pics above the top rims are...

top)18's sabre rims
middle) 19's AJR "torque" rims
bottom) 20 inch AJR "Torque" rims

Started with 17 inch "roh reflex" rims when i baught the car..
have also owned Dolce DC-12 rims.. 225/30/20 inch tyre's..

and through all the work above in the top post i have detailed the engine bay slowly..

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Posted: Mon Sep 01, 2008 9:06 pm 
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stalker wrote:
out of interest did you ever think about painting the side skirts black to match the front? (the bit where it starts to slop up.)

either way, dead sexy car.
HSV style?? hadnt crossed my mind... but good idea... :wink:

 

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Posted: Mon Sep 01, 2008 9:33 pm 
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quick chop!

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Posted: Mon Sep 01, 2008 9:43 pm 
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i was talking the other way around :p but that looks good too

 

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Posted: Tue Sep 02, 2008 11:11 pm 
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Come on matt surely you have more pics then that and i have always loved your car with the ticky kit on it looks sexy as, just looks sexier now.

Also are you going to keep her now????
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Posted: Tue Sep 02, 2008 11:22 pm 
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how do you jack it up ?
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Posted: Tue Sep 02, 2008 11:27 pm 
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alot of photo's got wiped when my computer picked up a virus last year.. along with everything else.. i still have the SD cards... so i might rummage through them and see if there's any old photo's on them..

she's still going to go... hopefully to a ford lover...

 

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Posted: Tue Sep 02, 2008 11:33 pm 
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Love the look of that car. Bloody brilliant.

Come and clean my engine bay for me.

 

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Posted: Wed Sep 03, 2008 1:15 pm 
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Love your car, mate. Absolutely tasteful. Great build.

 

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Blue dome and footwell neons. Debadged and deaerialed. Custom front grill.

Wheels and lowering to come next, then exhaust.

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Posted: Wed Sep 03, 2008 10:31 pm 
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Well my mum and i are looking for a new car so maybe we can talk deals when your ready matt lol.
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