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#4003198 - 02/03/19 03:43 PM POTM February 2019 - bluejay_32's 2008 GMQ
a_d_a_m Offline

3 Orange Whips

Registered: 10/25/05
Posts: 28116
Loc: Cleveland, OH
Originally Posted By bluejay_32

2008 Mercury Grand Marquis GS - 85,xxx miles - AKA Liz
Smokestone with custom black and tan interior

Winner of twenty-two and a half picture challenges (nobody wants to play anymore frown )

Lincoln Town Car leather seat swap
Added long overhead console
Added compass and temperature readout from 1999 Explorer
Headliner change with new fabric and extra lighting
Fabric wrapped upper pillar trim
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 (currently riding on steel wheels with Cooper snow tires)
Added fog lights
LED headlights and fog lights
All LED 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)
18MM rear swaybar from 1995 Town Car
Full-size spare

Dual Exhaust
Shocks, struts, maybe different front swaybar, maybe other suspension upgrades, I haven't decided yet
Body colour trunk panel
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


'91 LTD Country Squire (POTM Mar. '19) | '03 Marauder (POTM Nov. '10, Jul. '20) | 2010 P7B (POTM Feb. '21)
formerly: '02 MGM, '04 MGM, '04 MGM v2.0, '04 MM, '07 P71 (POTM Feb. '18), '04 CVLX (POTM Jun. '19 and the best car ever), '03 SAP P71

#4003328 - 02/04/19 03:02 PM Re: POTM February 2019 - bluejay_32's 2008 GMQ [Re: a_d_a_m]
73impala Offline

Registered: 10/03/14
Posts: 189
Loc: FL

2006 Mercury Grand Marquis
Ole Blue Hair

#4003460 - 02/05/19 02:43 PM Re: POTM February 2019 - bluejay_32's 2008 GMQ [Re: a_d_a_m]


Registered: 10/16/09
Posts: 5068
Loc: Plymouth, New Hampshire, USA
Victor WeSTeRLiNG

2006 "Abe" LTC Executive 6-door (3-row bench) 78k miles.

#4003964 - 02/11/19 10:58 PM Re: POTM February 2019 - bluejay_32's 2008 GMQ [Re: a_d_a_m]
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Grand Poobah

Registered: 08/28/16
Posts: 10223
Loc: wny
Thanks everybody. This really hits me where I live. laugh

I guess it's time to retire the Underdog avatar now, huh?

Crap, I don't even know what to go with. oop
2008 Grand Marquis - bought 8/5/21 with a lot of help from Dmblanch - 90,312 mi POTM November 2021 slug
2008 Grand Marquis - bought 7/29/16 - 60,210 mi POTM - February 2019 joy POTM July 2021 by default drug

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