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by BAust
13 Jun 2018, 22:15
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: OK this is a weird one..fuel light always on!
Replies: 7
Views: 118

Re: OK this is a weird one..fuel light always on!

Haha well I learned somethin’ tonight..another told me this on the phone. Everybody knew this one but me, woops! ;) Thanks.

Also, I’ve never hear the term “prove out”.

Still an amateur learning here..good stuff
by BAust
13 Jun 2018, 16:09
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: OK this is a weird one..fuel light always on!
Replies: 7
Views: 118

OK this is a weird one..fuel light always on!

How can this be happening? My Tank has been empty during restoration/repaint of the '67 XR-7 and now once plugged in again, the blue light special is on until I unhook my battery. I have plugged both holes of my plug into the single pole on the sender, just to double check.. What could this be all a...
by BAust
13 Jun 2018, 08:11
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: Need advice on my bumper bracket bolt stripping..
Replies: 4
Views: 158

Re: Need advice on my bumper bracket bolt stripping..

Update.. First, thanks for the feedback, guys. The nut was still in there and solid (there's no rust going on at all); I had just gone in at a bad angle with the bolt trying to hurry it with both brackets on there..lesson learned. A friend came over last night after I'd bought the correct Tap, which...
by BAust
12 Jun 2018, 16:03
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: 1967 Cougar XR7 390 S Code 4 Speed Value
Replies: 75
Views: 2288

Re: 1967 Cougar XR7 390 S Code 4 Speed Value

Yes I swapped the GT style air cleaner for this one.It is actually off a 1967 T-Bird 428 engine I purchased. I finally got back to your GT air cleaner thread and realized/remember what you had there. I was thinking about you and your car while I was polishing up my GT's air cleaner this past weeken...
by BAust
12 Jun 2018, 12:39
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: 1967 Cougar XR7 390 S Code 4 Speed Value
Replies: 75
Views: 2288

Re: 1967 Cougar XR7 390 S Code 4 Speed Value

Dang..this is my GT (Complete with the same wire wheels and black vinyl top) but in Sage and with a console Very nice! I'm close to the finish line with mine, exciting to see your results! So am I missing something or did you swap out the GT style air cleaner for a correct 6.5 version? Was that air ...
by BAust
11 Jun 2018, 10:48
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: Need advice on my bumper bracket bolt stripping..
Replies: 4
Views: 158

Need advice on my bumper bracket bolt stripping..

So I made the error of trying to re-tighten my bumper bracket bolt (the ones that go through the brackets to the frame rail) by myself yesterday and re-align the bracket after fighting with the stone guard install..only to start feeling the bolt turning and turning in the mounting nut on one of them...
by BAust
17 May 2018, 15:41
Forum: Classic Cougars for Sale
Topic: In case you haven't heard..Don Rush's Bring-A-Trailer Cat.
Replies: 12
Views: 840

Re: In case you haven't heard..Don Rush's Bring-A-Trailer Cat.

Don, I was all amped up after your sale and actually ended up stopping by Jason at Denwerks' place on the way home to get those Model T books..Haha I ended up being there for a couple hours..great time. Congrats and great job on the auction! I agree, this is all good for the Cougar hobby (unless you...
by BAust
17 May 2018, 15:16
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Meeting up with other Classic Cougar Forum Folks
Replies: 5
Views: 272

Re: Meeting up with other Classic Cougar Forum Folks

Middle Age Men selfie :) ! Gotta love the internet..
by BAust
17 May 2018, 15:13
Forum: Classic Cougar Paint and Body
Topic: 1967 Cougar GT for sale
Replies: 5
Views: 346

Re: 1967 Cougar GT for sale

I've seen some small Craigslist photos before, but these are record level teeny tiny! ;(
by BAust
14 May 2018, 10:53
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Cougar spotted in TV Show
Replies: 40
Views: 1782

Re: Cougar spotted in TV Show

The Into the Badlands Cat is still alive an kicking! :) I think it's becoming a fan-favorite..and Nathaniel is still alive, so we may see more