1990 Ford Thunderbird Super Coupe
Owner pbdevastator
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Vehicle 1990 Ford Thunderbird Super Coupe
Engine Type 3.8 L V6 Supercharged
Color Midnight Blue Pearl
Updated 06-21-2014 07:21 PM
Mileage 113,054 Miles
Price
Purchase Date 04-29-2003
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Total Modifications 89
Total Spent $19,506.90 USD
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Description
Bought car in 2003 as a project car. Its basically done 7 years later.

Car is also currently 490 lbs lighter then it was stock, took a bunch of stuff out and put some fiberglass parts on.

Here is an on dash video 0 to 120mph, this video is before the weight reduction project.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K6U7B00UzMQ

Mod List

Engine Modifications:
DIS-4 MSD ignition box with 2 tach adapters
180 degree tstat
Dyno tune by dave
taylor 8mm spiro pro spark plug wires
Installed, gapped, and indexed spark plugs. Autolite 103
k&n 9" cone airfilter
mp cold air divider
mp 3.5" intake tube
mp 85mm throttle body
mp front mount intercooler system
mp polished raised top
mp inlet plenum
mp tensioner springs
10% OD MP crankshaft pulley
magnaport2 supercharger
removed air silencer
kooks midlength headers with ceramic coating
2.5" downtubes with highflow cats
magnaflow resonator dual 2.5" inlet single 3" outlet
flowmaster catback system with 3" center pipe in place of 2.5"
255lph fuel pump
billet adjustable fuel pressure regulator
c&l 76mm mafs
60# fuel injectors with cl sample tube
5% overdrive pulley
solid motor mounts
Complete felpro gasket set with mls head gaskets
ARP head studs
timing chain and tensioner set
Custom cam 571/579
Durabond cam bearing set
Chrome Moly 5/16" .080" wall pushrods. Custom length
Scorpion roller rockers 1.73
Stage I ported heads by Dave. Includes oversize valves, springs, hardware
Lower intake manifold ported to match heads
Sealed Power connecting rod bearing set
Sealed Power A-series main bearing set
Replace main and rod bearings with assembly still in block
BHJ Harmonic balancer
Custom aluminum radiator

Drivetrain Modifications:
heavy duty trans cooler
transmission completely rebuilt with better internal parts
2300 stall torque converter
additional clutches for all gears
trans-go shift kit
3.73 rear gear ratio with correct speedo gear
rebuilt rear end 8.8"

Suspension Modifications:
KYB premium shocks
Vogtland lowering springs 1.6" drop
Rear suspension air bags
17x9 '03 cobra replica polished rims
nitto 555 245/45/17 front
MT ET street radials 275/40/17 rear

Cosmetic Modifications:
tinted rear windows
Removed passenger seat, interior carpet, sound det material, rear and side panels, glove box, rear seat bottom/back/padding, rear seat belts and brackets, trunk carpet, spare tire/jack, door panels, rear inner bumper bar, front bumper inner rubber piece, and a bunch of misc parts and accy.
JT Composites Fiberglass doors
Rear Panel cut from old decklid mounted down
Lightweight Fiberglass Decklid pinned down
Fiberglass Cowl Hood
Hood, top of car, and decklid painted black, rest of car is midnight blue pearl

Audio Modifications: (Nothing put back in after weight savings project yet)
Pioneer CD Player
6.5" pioneer premier component speakers with 1" titanium dome tweeters
5.5" pioneer premier component speakers with 1" titanium dome tweeters
Sony xplod 1000w 1ohm stable amp
Sony xplod 800w 4 channel amp
3 12w3 JL Audio Subs
2 1 farad rockford fosgate caps
Custom sub box

Misc:
Cross drilled rotors
EBC brakes (yellow stuff)
Car is 490lbs lighter from weight reduction project.
Newer model windshield wiper motors
Newer model power window motors
Red top Optima and moved to trunk
Battery relocation kit
Battery cut off switch

ToDo List
Enjoy driving the car of course!

Modifications - Audio - $530.00
  Manufacturer Modification Rating Total Spent Updated Installed?
 
Custom/Self-Fabricated
0
$0.00
08-15-2013
Yes
 
JL Audio
10
$0.00
08-15-2013
Yes
 
Pioneer Electronics
0
$180.00
08-15-2013
Yes
 
Pioneer Electronics
0
$200.00
08-15-2013
Yes
 
Pioneer Electronics
10
$150.00
05-08-2011
Yes
 
Sony
0
$0.00
08-15-2013
Yes
 
Sony
0
$0.00
08-15-2013
Yes

Modifications - Brakes - $237.00
  Manufacturer Modification Rating Total Spent Updated Installed?
 
EBC Brakes
10
$117.00
08-15-2013
Yes
 
KVR
10
$120.00
12-11-2010
Yes

Modifications - Driveline - $376.00
  Manufacturer Modification Rating Total Spent Updated Installed?
 
Ford Racing Performance Parts
10
$170.00
01-02-2011
Yes
 
Ford Racing Performance Parts
10
$190.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Supercoupe Performance
10
$16.00
08-15-2013
Yes

Modifications - Engine - $10,331.00
  Manufacturer Modification Rating Total Spent Updated Installed?
 
Autolite
10
$12.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Automotive Racing Products
10
$85.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
BHJ
10
$370.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
C&L
10
$190.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Custom/Self-Fabricated
0
$0.00
01-02-2011
Yes
 
Custom/Self-Fabricated
10
$20.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Custom/Self-Fabricated
10
$100.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Custom/Self-Fabricated
10
$150.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Custom/Self-Fabricated
10
$325.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Fel-Pro
0
$0.00
01-02-2011
Yes
 
Fel-Pro
10
$210.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Flowmaster
10
$235.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Ford Racing Performance Parts
10
$60.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Goodyear
10
$85.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
K&N Engineering
10
$45.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Kooks Custom Headers
10
$620.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Magnaflow
10
$115.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Magnum Powers
10
$800.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Magnum Powers
10
$225.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Magnum Powers
10
$75.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Magnum Powers
10
$40.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Magnum Powers
10
$499.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Magnum Powers
10
$325.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Magnum Powers
10
$1,450.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Magnum Powers
10
$350.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Mr. Gasket
10
$14.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
MSD Ignition
10
$100.00
01-02-2011
Yes
 
MSD Ignition
10
$300.00
01-02-2011
Yes
 
Perma-Cool
10
$45.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Scorpion Performance
10
$235.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Siemens
10
$294.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Supercoupe Performance
10
$60.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Supercoupe Performance
10
$35.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Supercoupe Performance
10
$200.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Supercoupe Performance
10
$75.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
SuperCoupes Unlimited Inc.
10
$350.00
03-13-2011
Yes
 
SuperCoupes Unlimited Inc.
10
$347.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
SuperCoupes Unlimited Inc.
10
$250.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
SuperCoupes Unlimited Inc.
10
$345.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
SuperCoupes Unlimited Inc.
10
$1,000.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Trick Flow
10
$85.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
UPR Products
10
$75.00
08-15-2013
Yes
 
Walbro
10
$135.00
12-11-2010
Yes

Modifications - Exterior - $4,850.00
  Manufacturer Modification Rating Total Spent Updated Installed?
 
Custom/Self-Fabricated
0
$0.00
08-18-2013
Yes
Custom/Self-Fabricated
0
$0.00
12-18-2010
Yes
 
Custom/Self-Fabricated
10
$3,000.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Custom/Self-Fabricated
10
$200.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Ford OEM Parts
0
$0.00
05-08-2011
Yes
Hairy Glass
0
$240.00
08-18-2013
Yes
 
Supercoupe Performance
10
$490.00
08-18-2013
Yes
 
Supercoupe Performance
10
$20.00
12-11-2010
Yes
Temple Performance Cars
10
$900.00
08-18-2013
Yes

Modifications - Interior - $37.00
  Manufacturer Modification Rating Total Spent Updated Installed?
 
Custom/Self-Fabricated
0
$0.00
08-15-2013
Yes
 
Custom/Self-Fabricated
0
$0.00
08-15-2013
Yes
 
Custom/Self-Fabricated
0
$0.00
08-15-2013
Yes
 
Custom/Self-Fabricated
0
$0.00
08-15-2013
Yes
 
Custom/Self-Fabricated
0
$0.00
08-15-2013
Yes
 
Custom/Self-Fabricated
0
$0.00
08-15-2013
Yes
 
Custom/Self-Fabricated
0
$0.00
08-15-2013
Yes
 
Custom/Self-Fabricated
0
$0.00
08-15-2013
Yes
 
Custom/Self-Fabricated
0
$0.00
08-15-2013
Yes
 
Custom/Self-Fabricated
0
$0.00
08-15-2013
Yes
Custom/Self-Fabricated
0
$0.00
08-15-2013
Yes
 
Custom/Self-Fabricated
0
$0.00
05-03-2011
Yes
Optima
0
$0.00
08-15-2013
Yes
 
Supercoupe Performance
10
$37.00
12-11-2010
Yes

Modifications - Suspension - $638.00
  Manufacturer Modification Rating Total Spent Updated Installed?
 
KYB
10
$226.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Supercoupe Performance
10
$70.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Supercoupe Performance
10
$96.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Vogtland North America Inc
10
$246.00
12-11-2010
Yes

Modifications - Transmission - $1,100.00
  Manufacturer Modification Rating Total Spent Updated Installed?
 
B&M Racing and Performance
10
$165.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
CTS Transmissions
10
$675.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
DirtyDog Performance
10
$75.00
12-11-2010
Yes
 
Lentech
10
$185.00
12-11-2010
Yes

Modifications - Wheels & Tires - $1,407.90
  Manufacturer Modification Rating Total Spent Updated Installed?
 
Mickey Thompson
10
$411.90
12-12-2010
Yes
 
Nitto Tire
10
$226.00
12-12-2010
Yes
 
Replica Wheels
10
$770.00
08-17-2013
Yes