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by Cavallino
17 May 2020, 18:24
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: XR7 Dash panels
Replies: 9
Views: 604

Re: XR7 Dash panels

Sure looks like a match to original and would look very sweet! I'd also search for tips from folks that have redone their own wood for Jags and Benz's.

If you proceed I'm sure other owners would love to follow your progress. Good luck!
by Cavallino
16 May 2020, 15:37
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: XR7 Dash panels
Replies: 9
Views: 604

Re: XR7 Dash panels

Real wood would certainly look and more importantly feel..well.. real. Found this old post but pretty limited info however poster sounded like he knew what he was doing. The custom gauge surrounds are also a lovely touch. However think he's got the correct process with an aluminum backing as this is...
by Cavallino
12 May 2020, 16:51
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Bat R-Code 1969 Mercury Cougar Eliminator
Replies: 28
Views: 917

Re: Bat R-Code 1969 Mercury Cougar Eliminator

Just me or is this one selling for $56,500 not a positive sign of the state of current market conditions?
by Cavallino
06 May 2020, 22:42
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: XR7 Dash panels
Replies: 9
Views: 604

Re: XR7 Dash panels

It was advertise as "dash was covered with burled walnut applique". WCCC offers an overlay kit you might look into rather than trying to source your own wrap https://secure.cougarpartscatalog.com/13056/13-0006/dash-overlay-kit-xr7-burl-woodgrain-vinyl-repro-1967-1968-mercury-cougar-xr7.html?attribs=75
by Cavallino
05 May 2020, 23:49
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Bat R-Code 1969 Mercury Cougar Eliminator
Replies: 28
Views: 917

Bat R-Code 1969 Mercury Cougar Eliminator

Anyone know the history of this Eliminator on Bring a Trailer? Very nice. https://bringatrailer.com/listing/1969-mercury-cougar-10/ This 1969 Mercury Cougar hardtop was built in May of 1969 optioned with the Eliminator package and powered by a 428ci Cobra Jet V8. Finished in Bright Blue Metallic ove...
by Cavallino
31 Jan 2020, 22:27
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: The difference between the models..??? And more
Replies: 17
Views: 768

Re: The difference between the models..??? And more

Lots of great input but if you're importing to Denmark the main thing is to buy the most perfect example your budget will allow. 1970 is a real sweet spot but might extend your search to 1969. I'm assuming you don't want first gen. May have been posted already but also nice recap of 70 Cats here htt...
by Cavallino
22 Jan 2020, 20:29
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: new find on feebay...Wheel centers?
Replies: 2
Views: 233

Re: new find on feebay...Wheel centers?

Pretty neat. From is other items he's a Fan of The Cat. Anyone here mspahitz? https://www.ebay.com/itm/1966-1968-FORD-MERCURY-VIN-DOOR-DATA-TAG-HUGE-3-FOOT-HUGE-ALUMINUM-METAL-SIGN/264227834561?hash=item3d8534cac1:g:0agAAOSwAO9ZSw5Y Assume he has a wide format printer that does aluminum sheets so ve...
by Cavallino
14 Jan 2020, 22:46
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: 67-68 vac motors
Replies: 6
Views: 400

Re: 67-68 vac motors

You're going to have to be more specific. Pretty much everything in the headlight assembly is available but are these what you're after?

https://secure.cougarpartscatalog.com/6 ... attribs=75
by Cavallino
19 Dec 2019, 18:57
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: How the 1967 Mercury Cougar and Pontiac Firebird joined the pony car fray
Replies: 2
Views: 178

How the 1967 Mercury Cougar and Pontiac Firebird joined the pony car fray

Nothing new but nice piece anyway. https://www.msn.com/en-us/autos/classic-cars/how-the-1967-mercury-cougar-and-pontiac-firebird-joined-the-pony-car-fray/ar-BBYalnc?li=BBnb4R5 Always liked Firdbirds of the era and would take one over a Camaro any day. Bit closer price-wise for Camaro/Firebirds but o...