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    Been away from LVC for awhile

    Hey everyone, been away for awhile and haven't played with the Mark viii.Still planning on putting the 5 speed in it but I bought a car that some of us older members may remember.Its a 1969 Mercury Cyclone 428 cobra jet car.Its build date was on my 8th birthday in 1968.Its a red and white car...
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    any in northeast georgia

    I see more than a few Mark viiis in my area that some really nice cars.Anyone a member?
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    Manual transmission swap

    Hello everyone, I had the clutch pedal set up installed in my 96 by RJ performance in sharpsburg Georgia. I had the dash and column, console etc out fixing the air conditioning and figured it was now or never so loaded it up on a trailer and carried it down there from north Georgia. The guy that...
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    Gen 1 trunklid

    Anyone parting out a silver Gen 1 with a good trunklid. TIA,Hang
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    New all steel 40 Ford Coupe

    Hey gang, Have you heard or seen the new all metal 40 Ford Coupes? The are awesome and are not cheap but then anything worth a dang aint cheap.:D
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    parts

    I found a 1990 supercoupe in a pickapart and all the running gear is still in it.I want to do the 5 speed conversion to my 96 Mk viii.Will these parts interchange with a 96 like the pedal assy, drive shaft etc. Thanks.
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    Right under my nose

    I was headed home tonight late and rolled up on a silver 96 Mark Viii.I followed the car as it went into the bank parking lot and introduced myself and how I liked the Mark.I then noticed it had the burgandy inserts in the seats and low and behold It was a Diamond Anniversary.They guy delivers...
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    Front spoiler

    I am looking into making an aluminum front spoiler for my Gen1.I think for clearance it needs to mount forward of the existing factory one which seems to take it in the shorts with most Gen1 s.It will need to have one hell of a rake to maintain ground clearance on lowered cars.It will need a...
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    Going to DEGA

    I am taking my son to his first nascar race at Talledega.I have waited 11 years from when he first came off the production line and I think he is ready.We have our FORD racing hats and will be pulling for all cars that display the big blue oval.We are going in style driving the Mark 8.He will...
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    junk yarding

    Went to this one yard today and found a 93 mark 8 that somebody cut the roof off with a chop saw.Perfect hood and a set of IMRCs and Y pipe and last but not least a beautiful 1 piece drive shaft.All for83 dollars.H e l l of a deal.
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    Happy Birthday

    Today is Ronald Reagans' 100th Birthday.Being as old as I am ,I remember what a great president he was and what a privilege it was to serve in the Army with Ronald Reagan as my commander in chief.I just know he was a Lincoln man.
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    96 diamond anniversary mark viii

    Does anyone know of a 1996 torrado red Mark viii diamond anniverary for sale?running or not.Thanks
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    strutmasters

    I have a question for those of you who have installed strutmasters on your Marks.My Mark has been converted already but with used parts and I now have new parts.Its been lowered already and I want to know from somebody the drop per each coil on the fronts on the strutmasters.Thanks for the help.
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    sorce for factory rear control arm bushings

    Anyone have any spare(new) mcquay norris fb701s for sale?
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    Hood modification

    Spent the day experimenting with a hood from a Gen 1 that i got from Jamie.I cut up a GT mustang hood and was left with the recessed intake(99 cobra).I have cut out the lincoln hood outside skin and got the mustang part to fit pretty well without cutting into the main underhood bracing a great...
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    Hood modification

    Spent the day experimenting with a hood that i got from Jamie.I cut up a GT mustang hood with the recessed intake(99 cobra).I have cut out the lincoln hood outside skin and got the mustang part to fit pretty well without cutting into the main underhood bracing.The profile is really close but I...
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    Nothing but MOOG!

    Hey y'all,I was pulling out of my garage this morning and the left lower control arm ball joint let go.The nut was stripped.(UNPHUCKING BELIEVABLE)I was lucky in that the car didnt fall completly down driving the tire and wheel into the lip of the fender.I was getting ready to change out the...
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    humpless

    Anyone know of a gen 1 decklid that has been shaved? I need one to mockup a spoiler idea.Thanks
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    sway bars

    Hello all,I was looking through a junk yard today and found a few solid rear sway bars on LX birds and Cougars.If someone will confirm what years to look for I will post back as to how many there are.Any interest in these?I'm getting one for my 96 and while I am there I could pick one up for...
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    Cobra brake mods

    Just thought I would pass this on while I am building up the knuckles with the bracket mod on my 96 Mark VIII. The brackets are nice and worth the money.You can make them yourself but whats your time worth.I have a pretty tight tolerance with regard to the rotors passing through the caliper...
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