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Unread 05-21-2013, 11:03 AM   #1
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My buddy and I have a running joke, pretending to boast about the carbon fiber items our cars have -- carbon fiber gas cap, carbon fiber antenna, carbon fiber A/C vents... you get the idea. I don't even know if those things exist.

He has a 2012 mustang v6. What is the most meaningless, useless, and utterly pointless carbon fiber item I can actually buy for him for his birthday?
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I made a CF light bulb once while working on contoured shapes.



Not a car part, but still useless nonetheless.
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Carbon fiber heater knobs I'm sure you can find em on ebay lol.
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buy his light bulb
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Carbon fiber Window tint is so useless and stupid that you can't see anymore.
Carbon fiber gauge stickers?
Carbon fiber shift boot?
Carbon fiber floor mats?
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I was gonna say carbon fiber wing mirrors but he might think he has a Zonda.
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I ended up getting him a carbon fiber mustang emblem off EBay -- still fits the joke and is actually kinda cool
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That reminds me, does anybody else think that the new V6 'stang could actually be a pretty serious machine with some weight reduction? It puts out nearly LS1 power levels, and the chassis has been taken to sub 2800lb levels in the drift arena, with a cage and safety equipment to boot. With a little bit of work it could be as nuts as the old superlight 240 was.
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Definitely. ****, the V6 is the base trim 2012+ and puts out 300HP unmodified. Not bad.
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For sure. But still a V6, and still....a Mustang. lol
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