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1988 Mustang Specifications
1988 LX 5.0 Convertible 1988 GT 2 1988 LX 5.0 2/a>
The Mustang LX5.0 continues to do well in sales, as it offers all the amenities of the GT without the 200 extra pounds the GT package adds. In addition, the LX body style perfectly conceals the powerful 5.0L V8 engine, creating the ultimate wolf in sheep’s clothing.

Production Numbers:
66B 2dr Sedan: 53,221
61B 3dr Hatchback: 125,930
66B 2dr Convertible: 32,074
Total:
211,225

Available Engines:
2.3L
1
V 4cyl 88hp
5
.0L EFI V-8 225hp (HO)

Available Exterior Colors

Color

Code

Black

1C

Dark Grey Metallic

1D

Light Grey

1K

Bright Red

21

Cabernet Red

2H

Medium Shadow Blue Metallic

3R

Tropical Yellow

66

Dark Shadow Blue Metallic

7N

Bright Regatta Blue Metallic

7H

Almond

6V

Oxford White 9L

Retail Prices:
Coupe: $8,835.00
Convertible $13,702.00
Hatchback: $9,341.00    








Interior TrimCode
Regatta BlueB
ScarletD
SmokeG
Sand BeigeY
White/Scarlet (Convertible)N
White/Blue (Convertible)Q
White/Smoke (Convertible)U












Vehicle Identification Numbers

Engine Codes
2.3L 1V 4cyl 88hpA
5.0L EFI V-8 225hp (HO) M
1FA - Ford Motor Co.
B - Restraint system (B-active belts)
P - Passenger car
40 - Body code (40 - 2dr LX, 41 - 3dr LX, 42 - 3dr GT, 43 - 3dr GT, 44 - 2dr LX convertible, 45 - 2dr GT convertible)
A - Engine code
6 - Check digit (varies)
J - Year (J - 1988)
F - Plant (F-Dearborn)
000001 - Consecutive unit number
Example:
1FABP40A6JF000001

Location: Stamped on the plate which is riveted to the driver's side of the dash, visible through windshield; the certification label is attached to the rear face of the driver's door.

















Mustang Performance
1988 Ford Mustang GT
0-60 mph: 6.4 sec
Quarter Mile: 15.0 sec