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by BossElim69
Yesterday, 04:58
Forum: Classic Cougars for Sale
Topic: Possible Eliminator in MD
Replies: 5
Views: 261

Re: Possible Eliminator in MD

Nice color combo on this one and would make for a real nice weekend driver show car when completed. But asking $19,00 for an Eliminator that needs full restoration and is worth around $30,00 -$35,000 completed. Don't think a sale is going to happen any time soon....
by BossElim69
13 Feb 2019, 13:08
Forum: The Project Forum
Topic: 68 R Code
Replies: 209
Views: 9929

Re: 68 R Code

Bet you had a good :dance: of relief when the trans shifted though all the gears ok. Celebration beer while your washing it :beerchug:
by BossElim69
11 Feb 2019, 05:22
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: 1969 Q code 1 of 1.
Replies: 25
Views: 523

Re: 1969 Q code 1 of 1.

This is probably not the same car (likely the Boss 429 Cougar prototype car), but the topic reminded me of a picture of (iirc) Fran Hernandez painting a '69 Cougar at Kar Kraft. Must be a vinyl top car, the way they have it wrapped up like that. 188398_172511596129539_2806779_n.jpg The person in th...
by BossElim69
10 Feb 2019, 09:43
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: 1969 Q code 1 of 1.
Replies: 25
Views: 523

Re: 1969 Q code 1 of 1.

Chris Edelman that worked at A.O Smith told me at some point during the 68 G production they pulled the sun roof assembly equipment from A.O Smith and it went to ASC in Detroit. He said the move was to improve quality as the farm boys working at A.O Smith were struggling to install the sunroof.
by BossElim69
07 Feb 2019, 05:29
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: 302 4V head rebuild
Replies: 1
Views: 101

Re: 302 4V head rebuild

What do you have for a camshaft profile? The valve-train needs to work together as a system. The valve spring rate, rocker arms etc.. needs to match up to the camshaft.
by BossElim69
06 Feb 2019, 08:57
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: "Wheel Covers" on Marti Report
Replies: 4
Views: 160

Re: "Wheel Covers" on Marti Report

It would have came with the standard hub caps.
by BossElim69
05 Feb 2019, 12:03
Forum: Classic Cougars Wanted
Topic: WTB 69 donor roller
Replies: 14
Views: 548

Re: WTB 69 donor roller

Looking at the background in the picture it's not an original detroit Cougar.

https://detroit.craigslist.org/okl/cto/ ... 66693.html
by BossElim69
01 Feb 2019, 07:59
Forum: The Project Forum
Topic: 67-68 wood graining
Replies: 36
Views: 700

Re: 67-68 wood graining

The original XR7 G steering wheel wrap is made by Sport Grip. They're still available new on Ebay. Make sure you order the right dia.

https://www.ebay.com/itm/Sport-Grip-Bla ... ctupt=true
by BossElim69
01 Feb 2019, 04:48
Forum: The GT-E Registry
Topic: Mecum Red GTE Engine Rebuild
Replies: 132
Views: 5504

Re: Mecum Red GTE Engine Rebuild

Looks good! This GT E sure has come a long ways from just a few months ago.
by BossElim69
29 Jan 2019, 08:01
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Petersen Photo archives
Replies: 5
Views: 326

Re: Petersen Photo archives

Photo I haven't seen before. A 67 Cougar Labeled as running in the 1968 24 hrs of Daytona. https://archive.petersen.org/pages/search.php?search=1968+24+Hours+of+Daytona+Endurance+Race&k=&modal=&display=xlthumbs&order_by=relevance&offset=0&per_page=48&archive=&sort=DESC&restypes=1%2C3&recentdaylimit=...