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by cyclonelou
29 Jun 2018, 18:55
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: For sale vehicles......One of my biggest pet peeves......
Replies: 34
Views: 1138

Re: For sale vehicles......One of my biggest pet peeves......

Could be pertaining to a new powertrain or a change in the speedometer or a roll back of the original unit,the latter being illegal?
by cyclonelou
29 Jun 2018, 13:11
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: For sale vehicles......One of my biggest pet peeves......
Replies: 34
Views: 1138

Re: For sale vehicles......One of my biggest pet peeves......

What about "Rare" & "Restored"? No doubt two of the most abused words when talking about the car hobby.Then add poor grammar and spelling.
by cyclonelou
27 Jun 2018, 22:06
Forum: Classic Cougar Paint and Body
Topic: Maroon Scat Rally Seats
Replies: 7
Views: 251

Re: Maroon Scat Rally Seats

I had a set of those seats in a '69 Cyclone years ago. They didn't give me any problems and were comfortable.
by cyclonelou
14 Jun 2018, 20:10
Forum: The Garage
Topic: Telemarketers Robo callers and other criminals
Replies: 12
Views: 452

Re: Telemarketers Robo callers and other criminals

Correction ...when there are about 3 seconds....
by cyclonelou
13 Jun 2018, 21:55
Forum: The Garage
Topic: Telemarketers Robo callers and other criminals
Replies: 12
Views: 452

Re: Telemarketers Robo callers and other criminals

When you answer the phone and there's about 3 seconds of silence you can bet it's a robo call or a solicitous call with a human on the other end. A turd called me the other day and even asked for my SSN right up front. If it's a human calling I cuss these people out up one side and down the other be...
by cyclonelou
22 May 2018, 19:14
Forum: Parts Wanted
Topic: Looking for a couple nuts and bolts...
Replies: 9
Views: 345

Re: Looking for a couple nuts and bolts...

The nut's called a pinch nut.
by cyclonelou
22 May 2018, 19:06
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Shipping item's for sale
Replies: 1
Views: 182

Re: Shipping item's for sale

Part of the problem is some people don't realize car parts can't be shipped wrapped in newspaper and Scotch tape.It takes effort to package a car part correctly and some people bawl over that fact.
by cyclonelou
17 May 2018, 21:42
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: Tries to Start, but won't... SOLVED!
Replies: 5
Views: 204

Re: Tries to Start, but won't... SOLVED!

No, you shouldn't feel sheepish or embarrassed.There's not a car nut alive that hasn't had simple things trip them up.
Give me about 10 pages of this website and I can tell you all about it.
by cyclonelou
17 Apr 2018, 20:45
Forum: Classic Cougar Speed Shop
Topic: sputtering issues
Replies: 10
Views: 422

Re: sputtering issues

Follow the good advice given. Check the fuel lines, especially the one from the sender to the hard line." Out of sight and out of mind" is an old saying and if that line is old and collapsing on the inside it can cause all sorts of symptoms and you'll chase all over. Happened to a friend of mine yea...