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1983 Mercury Capri 351w idle

Body: UPR upper and lowers FMS 8.8 3:73 gears Yukon 5 lug axles UPR Camber Caster Plates SN95 front spindles New rotors and brakes 03' 10th Anniversary Cobra Wheels 17x 9 3" cowl hood also orig hood w/82 forward facing scoop 3 Row Radiator Engine: 1971 351W bored .40 New cam bearings and freeze plugs Stock Ford Football Rods New Scat Stock Crank STD BBK Performance Underdrive Pulley Kits COMP Cams Xtreme Energy Cam and Lifter Kits Duration 284/ 296, Lift .541/ .544 PERFORMER RPM AIR-GAP 351W Edelbrock Performer Aluminum Cylinder Heads 2.02/1.60 Valves (SVO 1.6 Roller Rockers) Ford Racing Engine Swap Oil Pan Kits 9mm RED WIRE-SET Ford Racing 351W Engine Swap Power Steering Bracket ELECTRIC FUEL PUMP RED 97GPH INTERMEDIATE SHAFT OIL PUMP FORD MSD 6AL CD Ignition Master Blater 2 Coil MSD Billet Distributor PISTON RINGS TRW PISTONS SBF STD TFS V/C STUD KIT Coated Shorty Headers w/X pipe Borla Stainless Mufflers w/dumps at rearend Flex-a-lite Fan w/spacer Aluminum throttle bracket Trans: C4 Rebuilt has about 2k miles if that (withstand 500hp) B&M CONVERTER TORK MASTER 3000 Lokar KICKDOWN KIT Hurst 1/4 stick auto foward shifter Ford Racing Aluminum Driveshaft Trans Cooler w/hydraulic lines not rubber


 


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Mercury Capri sales training video 1991 1992 1993 1994 Part 1
First half of product familiarization video for sales personnel for the newly-introduced 1991 Mercury Capri. Great background for Capri fans (I had a '94). Based on this video, you'd think the Capri would have sold much better! Judge the video from a 90s perspective, not today's. Ohhh, the 90s. So much color, so much hope, so much fun... :)





1983 Mercury Capri rs 5.0
This is my Capri I bought it in 1989 and drove it for years until I had kids.I stored it for a few years and started the restoration in 1994 it took me ten years to get it up and running but I did end up taking every single piece of this car apart and did all the work myself other than the machine work for the motor and I did not paint it.The theme is to look exactly like it did in 1983.The hardest part was finding 1983 ground effects.Other than the stero and tinted windows this is a correct 1983.





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1984 Mercury Capri RS 5.0; built by John Young, Chris Grace of Brother's Performance, Jonathan Kocks, Craig and Diversified Performance of Apex, NC. Model: Malesa Bell Young





94 Mustang GT Comp 284HR cam idle
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1986 Mercury Capri 9.958 @ 137.74
Mike Pratt's 1986 single turbo Capri. 10-02-2010 at Great Lake Dragway





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'83 GT with a Built 351W at idle and pulling away
Well I finally got a video uploaded of my car since the recent 351W rebuild. The motor now sports Brodix ST5.0R aluminum heads, TFS stage 2 cam, BBK ceramic coated longtube headers with O/R BBK X-pipe, Magnaflow cat-back, and a 750 double pumper carb....etc....





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1974 Corvette Stingray C3
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1972 Mercury Capri V6 2600 startup ......and it's for sale !
This was my first car purchased in 1978. I drove it stock for a few years then in 1981 I did a restoration (body work, paint, suspension, engine, trans.) . I took off the stock rally wheels and bias tires and put on some aluminum slot mag wheels with radials. I installed an ANSA dual sport Exhaust system with twin Ferrari resonator tips which improved the performance and it sounded great! Put air shocks in the back so I could lower the rear a bit to improve handling. I installed a high power stereo (hey it was 1981!) and this thing was powerful at that time. I made a custom speaker enclosure to fit on the parcel shelf. I installed a set of aluminum rear window louvers and that set off the styling nicely...at least I liked them ! The car handled great, the V6 and 4 speed made for a really quick and nimble sports car. Plus it was very reliable for a 70's import. The only issues I had was loosing a sync gear in the trans and it liked to go through front end bushings.. The interior is in great shape but the dash is cracked. Actually I think they all cracked after 4-5 years unless the car never saw the sunshine! The body has some spots coming through but it's not in terrible shape. The entire underside was undercoated. Normal maintenance was performed over the years but along with belts, hoses, etc... etc will need the front calipers rebuilt as the are sticking. Otherwise it runs and drives good. This is for sale if anyone is interested.





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85 Mercury Capri New Engine First Time Startup
Just finished building a 347 stroker for my Capri bracket car to replace the 351 Cleveland that I have been racing in several different configurations for the past 23 years. Just started it for a short time to set the timing and see if therre were any issues that needed immediate attention. The next day I did the obligatory 20 minute break in cycle at 2500 rpm and varying the rpms.




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