Primary Use: Commuting to work Great Car, Unlike Any Other, Still Wish I Had A Mustang Gt, But It'll Do For Now. By Tracy Tough as nails and completely rebuild-able. The only car I feel safe in. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. That's carrying a few hundred pounds of equipment, Idl. Cant complain, its at 210K right now and still runs like when i bought it with 120K on it. They are inexpensive and tough, comfortable but performance oriented, easy to maintain, fun and safe to drive.
This car has a very sinister look with the black on black ignore the pink tree in the background and it's respectable. Acceleration wise, you're looking at about the same 0-60s as a V6 Mustang. If you are an Uber or taxi driver, have kids or pets or both , these cars are tough and easy to clean. But as this is about specifics, I'll try to be concise. Many are known to go several hundred thousand miles. Around certain bends, however, it can feel like a smaller car, and doesn't object to being thrown around a bit.
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Up for your consideration is a 2000 Ford Crown Victoria P71 Package Police Interceptor. I bought an exact match at a salvage yard and it blew out several things, including a coil pack, and fan motor, and I had to put the original back in. Recently went through and rebuilt the entire front end of the vehicle including all rear end suspension parts and the total came to somewhere around 700 dollars including a new steering box. These steering shafts may separate during operation if the integral fastener is loose or missing and if the interfacing vehicle shaft is compressed in length. Most of the enjoyment stems from the scared looks of people you pass, the fact that everyone gets out of your way, and that you can do pretty much whatever the hell you want and people won't use their horn.
Needless to say, these systems are far more sensitive than your typical driver's senses, and may remove power at times that the driver doesn't want it removed. Its Well Built, Its Never Let Me Down, And Its Stood The Test Of Time. Primary Use: Family transportation It Is A Very Fun Car!!! Also available: 1999 Police Tahoe 4x4 102k mi. Other than that, this car is still brand new. Thanks for visiting and we hope you become a regular! Dis Copyright © 2004-2012 www. Again, after much research, I followed links, and instructions from the motorcraft site, and found out this module already has the most recent calibrations.
Once registered you will have access to participate in our community. The P71 has bucket seats, unlike your standard Crown Vic, which means that with the column-mounted shifter, an aftermarket centre console is a good buy. Don't get me wrong, it'll haul like nobody's business. Rattling is at a minimum, essentially nonexistent. It doesn't break down much, and if it does, parts are plentiful and cheap and quick repairs are easily done on your own. Ive driven many as a former police officer and owned several as a private citizen.
After I buy one, what about flashing? Its powerful, handles good, and looks awesome. It''s very good build quality. This car is very fun to mess around in and gets a little sketchie around 135 mph. This car was owned and regularly maintained by South Whitehall Twp. Great for packing up friends and heading somewhere, cruising, doing donuts, smoking Civics, etc. It's fast but not quick, safe, solid, but a bit wallowy round the corners. These aftermarket replacement steering shafts are sold for use in 1995-2002 Ford Crown Victoria, Mercury Grand Marquis, and Lincoln Town Car vehicles.
We retire them at 150,000 miles. At over 9 years old, mine has developed the characteristic Ford Squeak, but that's only noticeable over bumps when the stereo is off. From the inside, spacious but a bit spartan. Plastic abounds, with vinyl floors, vinyl dash, vinyl back seats. The interior is blue, and also in great condition.
It was cheap to buy, cheap to maintain and there have not been many problems with this vehicle. The Ford Crown Victoria Will Be Missed When The Last One Is Retired But Until Then. Primary Use: Commuting to work 2000 P71 — This is a great car. For any of you who are looking at a two-tone paint job, or any color not listed here, you can special order a paint job but you must order at least five cars with the same paint job. Just don't be tempted to put a light bar on the top.
While it may be a cheap car to buy, the running costs are not quite so stellar, with a 19 gallon tank that empties after not much more than 300 miles of steady highway driving. Definitely not one of your used and abused beaters. Bang for the buck these are arguably the best car ever made!. I've owned multiple P71's in my life. Tires, excellent Z Rated Goodyears not cheap! It's not as powerful as my first car, but it holds its own.