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03-07-2010, 10:51 PM
This thread describes my 2000 S281 SC Convertible Saleen #383. There are only 19k original miles. I have made some carefully chosen, tasteful modifications to help improve aesthetics and performance (see list below). There were only 203 S281 SC Convertible Saleens made in the year 2000.

Year: 2000
Make: Ford
Model: S281 SC Saleen Convertible
Color: Laser Red Metallic
Mileage: 19,000
Engine: 4.6L 2V SOHC V8 Supercharged
Transmission: 5-Speed Manual

Saleen Intercooled Supercharger System
Saleen Performance Exhaust and Mufflers (Borla)
Saleen X-Pipe with High-Flow Converters

Saleen Air Management Design:
Saleen Urethane Front Fascia
Saleen Urethane Side Skirts
Saleen Urethane Rear Fascia
Saleen Louvered Side Scoops
Saleen S281 Rear Wing

Saleen Suspension:
Saleen Racecraft N2 Suspension Kit
Saleen Variable Rate Coil Springs
Saleen Front Sway Bar
Saleen N2 Struts
Saleen N2 Rear Shocks
High Performance Wheel Alignment & Tuned Chassis

Saleen Styling and Interior:
Saleen White Faced Gauge Cluster
Saleen Dual Gauge Pod
Saleen Boost Pressure Gauge
Saleen Fuel Pressure Game
Saleen Sport Bar (LED Third Brake Light)
Soft Tonneau Convertible Cover
Saleen Close Ratio Shifter (PRO 5.0)
Saleen Performance Driving Pedals
Saleen Windshield Graphic
Saleen Badges
Saleen Graphics and Identification
Saleen Serialized Engine Bay Plaque
Saleen Serialized Console Plaque
Saleen Serialized Bumper Number

Saleen Optional Equipment:
Saleen Leather Seating (Recaro)
Saleen 13" Braking System (AP Racing)
Saleen Posi-Traction Differential
Saleen Floor Mats

Performance Modifications:
Chicane Monster RIPP Kit for 90mm Mass Air
Chicane 66mm Saleen Blower Pulley
Ford Racing 70mm Throttle Body
90mm Cobra MAF
39 lb Cobra Fuel Injectors
Ford Racing Fuel Injector Adapters (Jetronic to USCAR)
SVT Focus Fuel Pump w/ PPRV Delete
NGK TR6 Spark Plugs (.035 gap)
MoSaleen Idler Pulley System
Goodyear Gatorback Belt (4061120)
Ford Racing 3.73:1 Ring Gear and Pinion Set
Centerforce Billet Steel Flywheel
South Bend 11" Stage II Clutch Kit
McLeod Throwout Bearing
Steeda Clutch Quadrant
Steeda Firewall Adjuster
Steeda Tri-Ax Shifter Handle
LDC Free Play Kit
K&N Chrome Crankcase Filter
Hawk Performance Ceramic Brake Pads (HB110Z.654)
Energy Suspension End Links
Energy Suspension Sway Bar Bushings
Mobil 1 Extended Performance Synthetic Oil and Filter
Auto Meter Fuel Pressure Sender (105-2242)
Dyno Tuned with SCT X3 Power Flash Device

Other Modifications:
Smoked Headlights
Xenon Bulbs
Mach 1 Grill Delete Kit
Black Saleen Window Graphic
Black Saleen Identification Number
Black Saleen Chevrons and Door Graphics
Tinted Windows
Smoked Tail Light Overlays
Smoked Third Brake Light Overlay
SS Inserts Stainless Steel Saleen Bumper Inserts
Brushed Stainless Steel Radiator Cover
Redline Tuning Hood Struts
Strong Arm Trunk Lift Supports
Strut Tower Covers
Brushed Stainless Steel Saleen Door Sills
Billet Head Light Knob
Billet Shifter Knob
Billet Door Pins
18x9 Black Cobra 95 Front Wheels
18x10 Black Cobra 95 Rear Wheels
265/35/18 BF Goodrich KDW NT Front Tires
295/35/18 BF Goodrich KDW NT Rear Tires
Gorilla Wheel Installation Kit / Chrome
Chrome Aluminum Center Caps
Kenwood Excelon KDC-X494 CD Receiver

03-08-2010, 07:34 PM
nice looking Saleen

05-05-2010, 01:48 PM
Looks great~

12-01-2011, 12:08 PM
Top down in the spring? Great way to get over the winter blues...