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by BossElim69
20 Sep 2018, 10:46
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: Performer RPM Intake
Replies: 14
Views: 537

Re: Performer RPM Intake

just installing gaskets and intake right over top of the ports is fine. Yes, that's fine. Just install the gasket over the blocked exhaust cross over port. It will be more "cold blood" on start up until you get some heat into the motor with the absence of the exh cross over port. But, on the plus s...
by BossElim69
19 Sep 2018, 04:53
Forum: Ride of the Month
Topic: October 2018 Ride of the Month Nominations are now open!
Replies: 4
Views: 163

Re: October 2018 Ride of the Month Nominations are now open!

I nominate Wayne Brander and his 68 XR7 G. Wayne is a new CATS member from Cobourg Ontario. He is a member of the forum (Can68) and owns three Cougars which two of them are G's.
by BossElim69
19 Sep 2018, 04:41
Forum: The Project Forum
Topic: Restomod with a tight budget.
Replies: 23
Views: 875

Re: Restomod with a tight budget.

I think you have to do a lot of transmission tunnel modifications to fit that trans in a Cougar. Most people use the TKO6 as it bolts in with no tunnel modifications.
by BossElim69
18 Sep 2018, 03:49
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: 390 GT clacking from top of head
Replies: 10
Views: 217

Re: 390 GT clacking from top of head

Put the old covers back on and see if it goes away. Look for evidence of it hitting the valve train on the chrome covers you just installed.
by BossElim69
15 Sep 2018, 04:20
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: How low?
Replies: 6
Views: 280

Re: How low?

I have about 2" of clearance. My X pipe doubles as a skid plate :D
by BossElim69
11 Sep 2018, 12:05
Forum: Classic Cougars for Sale
Topic: 1967 Standard Hot Rod Free Car / Just Pay For $15k Paint Job!
Replies: 22
Views: 1816

Re: 1967 Standard Hot Rod Free Car / Just Pay For $15k Paint Job!

Congrats, I would leave the paint as is and change the vinyl top to black. Now you're a Cougar owner in our region join the CATS Classic Cougar club.
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by BossElim69
11 Sep 2018, 08:32
Forum: The Project Forum
Topic: 68 R Code
Replies: 61
Views: 2591

Re: 68 R Code

The last two days were spent installing the headliner. It is a lot of tedious but simple work. Anywhere a screw went through the headliner I installed screws in the car before installing the headliner to make finding the holes much easier. Bolts were installed in the shoulder harness holes for the ...
by BossElim69
11 Sep 2018, 04:06
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Found R-Code 1968 Cougar Today
Replies: 125
Views: 3052

Re: Found R-Code 1968 Cougar Today

Contact John Baumann "John's Classic Cougars" also in Holland and was ahead on the CCOA club at the time and his wife Dee did the news letter. I'm sure he can give you some information on Debra Sudlow and the Cougar.
by BossElim69
06 Sep 2018, 06:01
Forum: The GT-E Registry
Topic: VIN Number on Engine
Replies: 9
Views: 200

Re: VIN Number on Engine

I foresee a couple GT E's getting their original engine back where they belong :thumbup: