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#14093 - 06/01/01 10:35 PM tune up on police interceptor
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Hows it going I'm new to this board. I own a 1987 Grand National, but I'm buying a 1987 Crown vic/w police interceptor from my buddy whos a county cop. What's the first thing I should I do to to tune it up. Like what plugs and wires and other things do you guys recomend?

Thanks Chris


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#14094 - 06/01/01 10:43 PM Re: tune up on police interceptor
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Welcome aboard...First of all in tyhe Best interest of helping you...It would be advisable to state what Motor Your New found Dreamboat has?!!!..Is it a 302 or a 351W?...My best results have always been with the Stock OEM Motorcraft Spark Plugs...as far as the The Plug Wires Go..I have started with what came on the car when I bought it..Heaven only knows what they were???..The 1st day of ownership led me down a dark path with Accel Plug wires..This lasted about a month...2 Plug wires burned up and Shorted out...I then Spent the Extra money on Blue 9mm Ford MotorSport wires...I got lucky and got a set for $50...This is about half aof what the OEM Motorcraft Wires go for!!...Either way you can't go wrong...Welcome to the Board!!!!.....Allen

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#14095 - 06/01/01 10:58 PM Re: tune up on police interceptor
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Thanks for the welcome. the crown vic has the 302 in it.

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#14096 - 06/02/01 12:47 AM Re: tune up on police interceptor
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Welcome to CVN. I use Motorcraft in all Fords. Don't forget to change the wire strainer under the PCV valve,& the fuel filter. Ric

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