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by SPLINEHEAD
Today, 07:21
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: Steering Alignment
Replies: 11
Views: 218

Re: Steering Alignment

I think I would be concerned with those brake lines as well. Sounds like they may be a little short?
by SPLINEHEAD
18 Jan 2019, 19:34
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: RIP Glen Wood
Replies: 2
Views: 125

Re: RIP Glen Wood

Oh ya, RIP
by SPLINEHEAD
18 Jan 2019, 18:58
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Scottsdale Auction Week 2019 - Fantasy Bid
Replies: 61
Views: 1544

Re: Scottsdale Auction Week 2019 - Fantasy Bid

Winner, winner we have a winner. The reality is that like someone said in another post, no love for the Cougars. I just hope R code does better.
by SPLINEHEAD
18 Dec 2018, 17:24
Forum: Classic Cougar Speed Shop
Topic: 390 build
Replies: 18
Views: 575

Re: 390 build

Splinehead, won't the CJ heads cost as much or more than a good set of aftermarket aluminum heads, especially by time you count any machine work? I have not looked cost of the various options, yet. I have my own shop and the neighbor shop has all the machines necessary to do valve stuff, bores, etc...
by SPLINEHEAD
17 Dec 2018, 18:22
Forum: Classic Cougar Speed Shop
Topic: 390 build
Replies: 18
Views: 575

Re: 390 build

I have tore into my 390 top end twice now. If you're looking to do it yourself you just got to pay attention to the idiosyncrasies that Royce refers to of the FE. There are more. Get one of the books, someone help me here, so and so's FE rebuild book. Others will chime in on the cam as I stayed stoc...
by SPLINEHEAD
14 Dec 2018, 08:11
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Eliminator, Anyone on here own this beauty?
Replies: 5
Views: 289

Eliminator, Anyone on here own this beauty?

I got a new calendar from a vendor today. Beautiful Eliminator. Anyone on here own this one? Could be a purchased stock pic. Calendar company is Hotline Products.


Happy Holidays
Gary
by SPLINEHEAD
10 Dec 2018, 08:50
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: Carpet Restoration?
Replies: 10
Views: 229

Re: Carpet Restoration?

From the sound of where your repair would be, I would practice as well. It is time consuming and I have to wear reading glasses but it does work if you have some backing to sew to.
by SPLINEHEAD
10 Dec 2018, 07:28
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: Carpet Restoration?
Replies: 10
Views: 229

Re: Carpet Restoration?

Don't know about this particular situation but, I have in the past, I have taken a string of the carpet material from a non visible area and sewed the string back in. Got a very heavy duty needle and by hand sewed the loops back into the carpet backing and glued each loop from the underside and a to...