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by Cougar Bill
05 Oct 2018, 07:08
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: 70 power brake booster help
Replies: 20
Views: 427

Re: 70 power brake booster help

A secret....
Prop open the hood....
Remove the dr hood hinge spring & you won't have to remove the export brace (or one side of the factory brace) to get the booster out.
by Cougar Bill
26 Sep 2018, 10:39
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Johns Classic Cougars
Replies: 5
Views: 540

Re: Johns Classic Cougars

Just got a call back from John. States he has been super busy this year.

Of note he has 1970 XR-7 Nose foil & letters coming in a month or so!

Another great reproduction from JCC!
by Cougar Bill
15 Sep 2018, 09:20
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: Firewall heater hose grommets....
Replies: 9
Views: 223

Re: Firewall heater hose grommets....

Even us old "wrenches" learn something new... I do like to learn every day.
Heck I even repeat a grade or 2!
by Cougar Bill
15 Sep 2018, 09:17
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: How low?
Replies: 6
Views: 296

Re: How low?

The look!

2"......

Dang. I'm a 1/2 too high!!!
by Cougar Bill
14 Sep 2018, 15:59
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: How low?
Replies: 6
Views: 296

Re: How low?

I was really surprised at the plastic fences used to "lower the look". The Cat in the 1st pic is my Restomod done over 20+ years ago.

On the track Oct 6th- HPR!

This is cat is not the recently painted one.
this one is
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by Cougar Bill
14 Sep 2018, 08:18
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: How low?
Replies: 6
Views: 296

How low?

Came across this pic of the neighbor's "import" & the Restomod.
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Here's ground level
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by Cougar Bill
14 Sep 2018, 08:10
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: Firewall heater hose grommets....
Replies: 9
Views: 223

Re: Firewall heater hose grommets....

I think the 70 is the only one to get them. If I recall they were reversed...
by Cougar Bill
08 Sep 2018, 15:27
Forum: Classic Cougars for Sale
Topic: Eliminators on the Market (August 2018)
Replies: 28
Views: 2188

Re: Eliminators on the Market (August 2018)

Boss Elim went to 100K. No sale
by Cougar Bill
08 Sep 2018, 15:25
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Suggestions on 70 front end rebuild
Replies: 19
Views: 364

Re: Suggestions on 70 front end rebuild

P.S. About the extra play in your steering. There are a few places this can come from. 1. Steering gear box. Should be rebuilt after 48-50 years. Many very good places to have this done. 2. Rag joint 3. Column bearings- oddly enough! 4. Other loose components- Wheel bearings- Idler arm- Tie rods & s...
by Cougar Bill
08 Sep 2018, 08:25
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Spartanburg, SC
Replies: 3
Views: 155

Re: Spartanburg, SC

What part?