KJ Jones
August 30, 2013

Horse Sense: Fear not 'Stang fans, we haven’t lost our minds. The cold, hard fact is that even at 35-years-old, ’79 Foxes still qualify as being young enough to remain in our coverage range. Yes, even we wonder how long the window will remain open, but until it closes, we’ll continue to present upgrade ideas for these near classics... especially when the mods are as cool as the ones you’ll read about in this project series.

With everything installed and powered up, Rick gives the gauge system a test run. Note that the values all register as 0 or 1.04. These are default numbers, as there is no engine in the car to produce data.

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…And after the primer was dry, JR lays factory-original Light Chamois paint (Paint Code #83) to complete Project Pretty Ugly’s minor beautification effort. We hate to leave you hanging here, as we are pretty excited about the next phase, but you’ll have to stay tuned to see how PPU turns out.