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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 10-20-2003, 02:25 PM Thread Starter
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Top speed!!

I posted this else where and did not get a good response. I was wondering what is the top speed on a 88 TC? And while I am here, when they added dual exhaust in 88 how was it set up? Any one have a diagram of it?
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 10-22-2003, 12:17 PM
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Both '87 and '88 5speed TC's got the duals(automatics had single), and were added to the 5.0 Birds in '88. The TC system has a "Y" pipe into two mufflers, The 5.0 used a "Y" into single, back to another "Y" to dual mufflers.

I believe Motor Trend est the top speed at 143 mph in their car of the year tests in '87.

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It wasn't estimated...it hit 143mph. 1 mph slower than the Mustang.

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