Dec 2018: bluejay_32's 2008 Grand Marquis

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Dec 2018: bluejay_32's 2008 Grand Marquis

Post by Mperson » December 9th, 2018, 8:22 pm

2008 Mercury Grand Marquis GS - 84,xxx miles - AKA Liz
Smokestone with custom black and tan interior

Winner of twenty-two and a half picture challenges

Done:
Lincoln Town Car leather seat swap
Upgraded Instrument Cluster to the Information Centre
Added heated mirrors
Added Traction Control
Added factory six-disc in-dash CD changer
Headlight relay harness
Blakat jack mod
American Racing Maverick - Anthracite with machined face 16"X7" - Cooper CS5 Ultra Touring 225/60/R16 tires
Added fog lights
LED headlights and fog lights
All LED rear lighting, front cornering lights, LED relay bypass
All LED interior lighting
Added LED strip lighting in the trunk
Replaced all the chrome trim
1974 Cadillac Eldorado horns (F, A, and C notes only, I couldn't get a good D note)
Replaced the velcro on the trunk carpeting
18MM rear swaybar from 1995 Town Car
Full-size spare

Wishlist:
Dual Exhaust
Shocks, struts, maybe different front swaybar, maybe other suspension upgrades, I haven't decided yet
Pinstripe delete (maybe)
CVPI airbox, MAF, and zip tube (in my garage for $18 from junkyard, haven't done anything yet as I would need a tune for it to work properly)


Paint has more than a couple of issues

Pics (including a new one from today):
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LX Sport
Box P72 5.8
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