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by leonbray
Yesterday, 00:49
Forum: Classic Cougars for Sale
Topic: Can this be true?
Replies: 13
Views: 396

Re: Can this be true?

Thanks Leon and Don, Leon, you said on the last thread there were no RHD Cougars, but I didn't know about the rest of Ford. They didn't build any right hand drive Cougars. They are all converted from left hand drive cars Ford Australia converted two in 67/68 Cougars with a bunch of other Mustangs. ...
by leonbray
19 Sep 2018, 18:06
Forum: Classic Cougars for Sale
Topic: Can this be true?
Replies: 13
Views: 396

Re: Can this be true?

It may not be tilt-away, but it looks to be a tilt column. Did Ford do any RHD builds or were they all contracted out? I imagine it wouldn't be hard to make another column fit due to part commonality. It's not my taste, but the wood work is amazing! 800|593|2018|3909.jpg Ford did not build RHD Coug...
by leonbray
19 Sep 2018, 04:39
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: 67-68 Right Hand Drive Exports
Replies: 6
Views: 242

Re: 67-68 Right Hand Drive Exports

This wasn't one of the two that Ford Australia imported. The door tag shows that it was converted by Ray Morris Motor Conversions From what you can see in the photos the conversion looks pretty good for 1968. I thought at that stage the aftermarket was still using things like chain drive for steeri...
by leonbray
18 Sep 2018, 20:26
Forum: Classic Cougars for Sale
Topic: Can this be true?
Replies: 13
Views: 396

Re: Can this be true?

Converted on delivery by Ray Morris Conversions

viewtopic.php?f=2&t=9642

See door tag for conversion details

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by leonbray
11 Sep 2018, 03:30
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Gas Backsplash When Filling Tank
Replies: 20
Views: 414

Re: Gas Backsplash When Filling Tank

I found that if you tilt the nozzle to the right that it has less splashback - but I live in Oz so you might have to tilt it to the left in The Northern Hemisphere

Straight in always results in splashback
by leonbray
27 Aug 2018, 22:49
Forum: The 1971 429 Cobra Jet Registry
Topic: New Cougar owner
Replies: 11
Views: 417

Re: New Cougar owner

Nice conversion. Most just had an XC GXL dash installed, Someone took the time to do a proper conversion on the panel and crash pad Hey Leonbray, just noticed your location, Brisbane. Im also in Brisbane. Is there a local Mercury car club? Im current in the Bayside Vintage Restorers Car Club with m...
by leonbray
27 Aug 2018, 03:02
Forum: The 1971 429 Cobra Jet Registry
Topic: New Cougar owner
Replies: 11
Views: 417

Re: New Cougar owner

Nice conversion. Most just had an XC GXL dash installed, Someone took the time to do a proper conversion on the panel and crash pad
by leonbray
20 Aug 2018, 07:47
Forum: The Project Forum
Topic: XR7S and XR7S Inspired Taillight Bars
Replies: 18
Views: 419

Re: XR7S and XR7S Inspired Taillight Bars

Maybe a small improvement on the deal would be to lay in a strip of LEDs tied into the park and/or brake circuit. I'm building a set using these as indicators and backup lights https://www.ebay.com.au/itm/5-mode-Switchback-Flowing-Knight-Turn-Signal-Brake-Light-Car-DRL-LED-Strip-1x23/202345126542?h...
by leonbray
19 Aug 2018, 21:54
Forum: The Project Forum
Topic: XR7S and XR7S Inspired Taillight Bars
Replies: 18
Views: 419

Re: XR7S and XR7S Inspired Taillight Bars

Maybe a small improvement on the deal would be to lay in a strip of LEDs tied into the park and/or brake circuit. I'm building a set using these as indicators and backup lights https://www.ebay.com.au/itm/5-mode-Switchback-Flowing-Knight-Turn-Signal-Brake-Light-Car-DRL-LED-Strip-1x23/202345126542?h...