If your Ford had a Matthew McConaughey, it would be a Lincoln

400K mile Crownvic? Yes please.

A buddy of mine literally gave me a 400k mile crown vic ex taxi cab. The thing is that surprisingly I love it. I love the fact that its well worn. I love the fact that it has space for 6 people. (Yes a folding middle bench seat is standard on this thing) I love the fact that it does not have carpeting, it has rubber. I love the thing to death. It runs really well honestly.

For referance here is the cost breakdown for now.

1 - Car $0

2 - Insurance for 6 months $418.xx

3 - Registration for 2 years ~$250.xx

4 - New clockspring ~ $58.xx

5 - new multifunction stalk ~ 38.xx

6 - New sparkplugs and coilpacks all 8 ~$70.00

Issues to be addressed.

1 - Airbag not working (see clockspring + new fuse) done.

2 - Horn not working - Fuse missing. done

3 - wipers not working - working on this, suspect bad ground.

4 - valve covers leaking. ~$40 and probably 2 days of swearing.

5 - drivers side passenger window not working. (bad ground) fixed.

6 - Needs new tires ~$400bux before winter sets.

7 - New windsheild wiper blades ~$20

8 - Paint (want to do a DYI spray on this vehicle) Yes im going to paint it black. Need to do some body work on it first though.

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Upgrades planed.

El cheapo android based navi with backup camera ~$200

Parking sensors. This thing is a pain to park. Its the extended wheelbase model. ~$40

Possible upgrades at some point.

Mustang alloy wheels, although I may just repaint the steelies.

Pics. _ kinga wont allow uploading?

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