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#4029176 - 09/02/19 11:22 PM POTM September 2019 - Lundy05's 2005 Crown Vic
a_d_a_m Offline

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Metroplectic

Registered: 10/25/05
Posts: 27791
Loc: Cleveland, OH
2005 CVPI SAP, 126,000, Midnight Grey with Dark Charcoal interior, split bench cloth seats, January 2005.

She was a Commander's car for the Sacramento County Sheriff's Office, retired in 2013 and ended up in the hands of a retired Orange County Sheriff's Deputy who I purchased the car from in 2015 at 103k miles. My first and only car and she doesn't skip a beat. I hand wash weekly and hand wax every other month.

On Aug 14th I found an ebay listing for the full GCC Special Edition kit... it arrived on the 19th and I've installed the trunk and bumper trims. Still deciding on what to do with the rest...

-Junkyard restored 03-11 CV LX Sport rims with OEM new centercaps and lugs.
-New OEM headlights from ADTR and OEM new sidemarkers.
-ADTR stickers for 10hp
-Repainted in 2018
-New OEM windshield
-Replaced dashtrim with woodgrain
-Ford Explorer V8 badges
-Rear sequential turn signals
-Only OEM fluids and parts
-UHaul transmission pan
-2008 GCC Special Edition trim conversion (NOS OEM)

Next up is a Marty tune and a Marauder/GCC spoiler.









Here's a pre restoration pic.

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'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

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#4031864 - 09/24/19 03:11 PM Re: POTM September 2019 - Lundy05's 2005 Crown Vic [Re: a_d_a_m]
Taxcutter Offline
n00b

Registered: 11/18/16
Posts: 29
Loc: Central Indiana
Very nice.

Keep it simple.
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2010 CVPI 95,000 miles Work in progress
1996 Impala SS 150,000 miles For sale
2000 F350 Diesel pickup 338,000 miles

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#4034920 - 10/23/19 09:08 AM Re: POTM September 2019 - Lundy05's 2005 Crown Vic [Re: a_d_a_m]
Quasar Offline
Over the Hill

Registered: 03/27/05
Posts: 4094
Loc: Milwaukee, WI
With all the unobtanium GCC parts on there, it’s far from simple. Awesome car, Lundy.


Edited by Quasar (10/23/19 09:09 AM)

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#4037968 - 11/26/19 08:49 PM Re: POTM September 2019 - Lundy05's 2005 Crown Vic [Re: a_d_a_m]
ddsebast Offline
Stranger

Registered: 05/15/13
Posts: 3
Loc: Northwest Indiana
I'd love to have those wheels!

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