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by Jan-O
07 May 2018, 15:46
Forum: Classic Cougar Paint and Body
Topic: Paint Color
Replies: 4
Views: 319

Re: Paint Color

Well a fresh paint will always look brighter than the old paint, making it look like it's the wrong shade, and this can even occur if you paint one part this week, and another part next week, then you could even get differences on those two parts, even if they are painted with paint from the same bo...
by Jan-O
29 Apr 2018, 15:38
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: Hood adjustment
Replies: 27
Views: 842

Re: Hood adjustment

You're welome :) glad i could help with an easy fix :)
by Jan-O
28 Apr 2018, 16:58
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: Hood adjustment
Replies: 27
Views: 842

Re: Good adjustment

Have you tried tilting the hinges down in the rear ?
Open hood, loosen the bolts, loosen the front bolt only slightly, the push upward on the front of the hood, making the hinges move down in the rear, tighten the bolts, close hood and see if there is any changes :)
by Jan-O
09 Apr 2018, 15:01
Forum: Classic Cougar Speed Shop
Topic: And so it begins...
Replies: 28
Views: 1793

Re: And so it begins...

Isn't the thermostat installed backwards ?
by Jan-O
16 Dec 2017, 18:09
Forum: The Master Registry
Topic: Search the database?
Replies: 53
Views: 5225

Re: Search the database?

Rasmus wrote:
11 Nov 2017, 14:36
Ah - ok. So they made 20.000+ 68's in 1967?
They started producing the 68 model around August 67, all car producers have this system, the year "ends" in July, and ¨next" year starts in August
by Jan-O
16 Aug 2017, 16:01
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: Brake Lights Turn On Late
Replies: 13
Views: 265

Re: Brake Lights Turn On Late

If you don't get a Cougar spesific switch, then get one for a Thunderbird, as they have the same amount of tail lights, Mustang switches thend to be too weak and fail quicker, due to they have less lights in the rear
by Jan-O
15 Aug 2017, 14:25
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Wheel Size for 67 XR7
Replies: 15
Views: 417

Re: Wheel Size for 67 XR7

17 will be a better choise than 16, and the lower the backspace is, the further out the wheel is pushed, more backspace brings it closer to the centre
by Jan-O
06 Aug 2017, 14:47
Forum: Classic Cougar Paint and Body
Topic: 67 Paint Code
Replies: 3
Views: 151

Re: 67 Paint Code

Well my book lists code D as Nordic Blue Poly for both 67 and 68 model year
by Jan-O
28 Jul 2017, 15:20
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: Front disk brakes
Replies: 7
Views: 407

Re: Front disk brakes

I bought a disc convertion set from Cascade Classics, did not have to change the spindles (i have a 68) and was a very easy install, only thing i regreted was that i went for stainless brakelines, a pita to get sealed properly, and i'm thinking about changing out the ss lines for normal lines
by Jan-O
11 Jul 2017, 14:29
Forum: Ride of the Month
Topic: The July 2017 Ride of the Month is Melissa and Ray Shereda's '68 Standard!
Replies: 20
Views: 763

Re: The July 2017 Ride of the Month is Melissa and Ray Shereda's '68 Standard!

Congrats to Melissa and Ray for winning ROTM, it is a well deserved win after the work they have done to that Cougar, and the passion and enthusiasm they show, even after that accident, so now it is up to us fellow enthusiasts to show our support, and that they still belong to our fine family :) and...