Don't worry about the haters. That's a very nice looking foxbody.
My first car was an 88 LX 5.0 5-speed that I bought a couple decades ago. It's sitting in my driveway right now.
If you're new to stangs I would suggest http://www.corral.net
for tech info. For general bs the Corral has a lounge like this but it kind of went into the crapper after some Canadian company bought the site so many of us migrated to http://www.asphaltplayground.net