Pre owned vehicles on the 2001 to 2004 Ford Mustang. The Ford Mustang is the only domestic pony car in continuous production since its introduction on 4/17/1964. This review examines the last 4 years of the fourth generation Mustang which spanned from now. A 42004 and saw a number of styling chin. Throughout. Available as a 4 passenger coupe or convertible with the choice of V6 or V8 engine. The 2001 to 2004 Mustangs are offered in numerous trim levels ranging from sensible and sedate to race inspired rarities. By utilizing proven power plants and time tested drive train technology the Mustang has earned a reputation for steadfast reliability. The Mustang is always combined exceptional value and everyday reliability in a sporty package appealing to drivers from across the motoring spectrum.We’ll Stevie research has identified very little in the way of major consumer complaints with the 2001 to 2004 Mustangs.
However some owners have reported issues with interior electrical components including electric window malfunctions and various interior light issues such as the door ajar warning light rear view mirror life and overhead interior lights 2004 Ford Mustang headlights staying on intermittently. Base power for the one tool for Ford Mustang is a 3.8 liter V6 making 193 horsepower in 2001 to 2003 models and 190 horsepower in 2004. There are 44 0.6 liter V8 engines available with horsepower ranging from 260 to 390 fall 2001 to 2004 Mustang send power to the rear wheels through either a 4 speed automatic transmission with overdrive a 5 speed manual with overdrive or a 6 speed manual with overdrive. All 2001 to 2004 Mustangs come with standard driver and front passenger second generation airbags and 3.active restraint safety belts.
Upgraded models include anti lock brakes at all sweet traction control the national highway transportation safety administration crash testing the 2001 to 2004 Mustang with front airbags scored 5 out of a possible 5 stars in frontal crash protection and 3 out of 5 stars for side crash protection. Depending on either V. 6 or V. 8 power mileage estimates for the old one to hold for Mustangs range from 15 to 18 miles per gallon city and 21 to 27 miles per gallon highway.Build quality on the one tool for Mustangs remained at about average over the 4 production years. Consumer Reports are generally positive however we’ll Stevie research indicates of owner dissatisfaction with interior quality and fit and finish seatbelts chronically jamming in twisting at the shoulder harness and some issues with peeling paint on 2003 in 2004 models. The 2001 to 2004 Ford Mustang offers impressive performance steady dependability Kent acceptable quality however it should be noted that rear wheel drive performance oriented cars are not always suitable for winter driving conditions. While the Mustangs electrical issues and questionable paint quality bear consideration. Overall we’ll Stevie rates the 2001 to 2004 Ford Mustang recommended.