1980 Ford Mustang User Reviews

1980 Ford Mustang Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 8 reviews

  • Performance:3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars 3 / 5
  • Appearance:3.1 out of 5 stars3.1 out of 5 stars3.1 out of 5 stars3.1 out of 5 stars3.1 out of 5 stars 3.1 / 5
  • Build Quality:2.7 out of 5 stars2.7 out of 5 stars2.7 out of 5 stars2.7 out of 5 stars2.7 out of 5 stars 2.7 / 5
  • Overall: 3.5 out of 5 stars3.5 out of 5 stars3.5 out of 5 stars3.5 out of 5 stars3.5 out of 5 stars 3.5 / 5

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Steve writes:
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5

Pros

big block fox body

Cons

really poor fuel milage

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To Get It Finished — big block ford motor in a small Mustang it's going to be one fast fox body when I get my but in gear and get it finished. Right now its red but it's going to be white with weld wheels and a lot of plastis and fiber glass parts.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Matt writes:
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4

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Never Would DIe

Cons

Electrical short caused fire

35

Rustang !!!! — IT was brown , with grey bucket seats out of a gt Escort, i miss it for the memories

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Jeff writes:
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3

Pros

new paint/wheels

Cons

wheels were too small so the speedometer lied

35

Second Mustang That Didn't Run — ok, this one ran, but the clutch was weird and I couldn't drive it

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Jason writes:
1980 Ford Mustang Cobra Review
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5

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Solid Washington state car

Cons

none

35

Super Quick And Good Gas Mileage — 1979 mustang cobra originally with turbo 4 with 6psi...Now supports a 87 thunderbird turbo coupe drivetrain with 18lbs of boost, soon to be 27psi...already have forged internals, just waiting to get on road and get some bugs worked out.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Marion writes:
1980 Ford Mustang Ghia Review
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1

Pros

Leather seats?

Cons

Ford

30

Mustang — Fords and I don't work well. I tend to blow them up! I should have known better than to buy a yellow mustang! What was I thinking? Black leather seats??? So not the car for me. The engine blew after six months - faulty radiator plug.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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KristinaW writes:
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4

Pros

All original when I bought it

Cons

needs to be restored

KristinaW
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Amazing — I love my car, I only paid $450 for it, everything is ORIGINAL and when I bought it mind you it is over 33 years old it only had 78,954 miles on it. I am the 2nd owner of this vehicle. It needs to be restored, which I am currently working on as I drive it

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Adam writes:
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3

Pros

different

Cons

no reason

35

Awesome — So easy to work on! car drives smooth gets attention wich is good and bad. its very different and unique to drive. not somthing you see everyday. car has a fun way about it. wouldnt trade it for anything else.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Mike writes:
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well built little car

Cons

engine was a bit weak. 2.7 L should not be allowed in mustangs

35

Old Reliable — it was a good first car. I had to give it up when the crate holding the drivers seat up broke. lol Good gas mileage. The clutch was replaced and it didn't seem to run right after that. I also had the gas tank replaced as I would put 5 bucks in before school and be on e after school. lol

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