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by xr7g428
Today, 11:46
Forum: Ride of the Month
Topic: June 2018 Ride of the Month Nominations are now open!
Replies: 0
Views: 19

June 2018 Ride of the Month Nominations are now open!

Please make an effort to let the nominees know they have been nominated and if possible make sure they are interested in participating. Thanks! This thread is where you will put nominations for the June 2018 Ride of the Month! All you need to do is to identify the car and the owner. A picture of the...
by xr7g428
Today, 11:44
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: Solved: Sudden rough running
Replies: 6
Views: 92

Re: Solved: Sudden rough running

My father used to put bushings in the old Load-O-Matic distributors on early Falcon 6 bangers. I think he used a hand reamer to fit them if I remember the process correctly. He said that the later distributors had an oil wick and reservoir that the early distributors lacked, but no one remembered to...
by xr7g428
Today, 11:41
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: How do we help folks that don't know how to use a forum?
Replies: 12
Views: 129

Re: How do we help folks that don't know how to use a forum?

I know that I am taking it far to personally... They are just so frustrated by their own lack of understanding.
by xr7g428
Today, 08:44
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: Solved: Sudden rough running
Replies: 6
Views: 92

Re: Solved: Sudden rough running

Royce is correct about the spark intensity, but the Pertronix is some what immune to distributor shaft wobble. A distributor shaft with .080 wobble results in the points gap being all over the place. When you use a dwell meter, and see the reading drifting around, you are seeing the changes caused b...
by xr7g428
Today, 08:37
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: How do we help folks that don't know how to use a forum?
Replies: 12
Views: 129

Re: How do we help folks that don't know how to use a forum?

Maybe a pop up for unregistered viewers that says " new to forums? click here for instructions" Kind of like the ones that ask for you to join their email lists.
by xr7g428
18 May 2018, 22:53
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: How do we help folks that don't know how to use a forum?
Replies: 12
Views: 129

Re: How do we help folks that don't know how to use a forum?

Randy those are very good ideas! We do have the "i forgot my....." links. Yet it seems to not be working for some.
by xr7g428
18 May 2018, 20:16
Forum: Parts Wanted
Topic: For Cougar parts check out CougarSwapMeet.Com
Replies: 2
Views: 1474

Re: For Cougar parts check out CougarSwapMeet.Com

Long dead. I will see if Jay can delete this ancient thread.
by xr7g428
18 May 2018, 11:57
Forum: Classic Cougar Speed Shop
Topic: mini tach
Replies: 10
Views: 428

Re: mini tach

That looks great!
by xr7g428
18 May 2018, 10:26
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: How do we help folks that don't know how to use a forum?
Replies: 12
Views: 129

How do we help folks that don't know how to use a forum?

I get several emails every week from people that don't know how to use the forum. That is they don't seem to get the registration process or if they get in they can't figure out how to post or start a new thread. It seems that knowing how to participate on a forum is a lost art of sorts. I am too cl...