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by thunderchero
14 Sep 2018, 19:34
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Johns Classic Cougars
Replies: 2
Views: 289

Re: Johns Classic Cougars

I did a quick search and found this message they posted on facebook page on September 12 at 3:49 PM. Today will be our last day in the Shop for this week. We are going to take a couple of days off to enjoy the PURE STOCK DRAG RACES with our Friends from Holland as well as our Family from IL. Should ...
by thunderchero
08 Sep 2018, 19:24
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Suggestions on 70 front end rebuild
Replies: 19
Views: 350

Re: Suggestions on 70 front end rebuild

Get a good alignment from the oldest guy in the shop! good quote :D I have had a few customers make requests like that before for me. but when it come to alignments always ask for a before and after printout before any works begins. Even if you don't understand printout you could still post it here...
by thunderchero
31 Aug 2018, 21:26
Forum: Classic Cougar Paint and Body
Topic: I had to work on that door anyway...
Replies: 28
Views: 621

Re: I had to work on that door anyway...

Without pulling the fender, should I be prepared for anything other than a fender & door replacement. If your steering wheel changed (no longer level when driving straight) in any way. it could have damaged the spindle, tie rod or control arm. also it looks like it impacted the wheel so you could h...
by thunderchero
31 Aug 2018, 16:44
Forum: Classic Cougar Paint and Body
Topic: I had to work on that door anyway...
Replies: 28
Views: 621

Re: I had to work on that door anyway...

Sorry to see that happen, sounds like you might be in court before this is over. :(

not mine but saw this on local CL they look like grade D to me

https://stlouis.craigslist.org/pts/d/me ... 57334.html

he has 6 fenders and a couple doors listed for 250.00 each
by thunderchero
17 Aug 2018, 21:20
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: 1969 front grille
Replies: 9
Views: 261

Re: 1969 front grille

you should get a marti report, it will tell you everything you want to know about how your car was produced.

is instrument cluster black or wood grain? if black you might want to check if you have an eliminator.
by thunderchero
17 Aug 2018, 17:44
Forum: The GT-E Registry
Topic: Red GT-E - Mecum Indy - May 2018
Replies: 132
Views: 4276

Re: Red GT-E - Mecum Indy - May 2018

This could as simple as some little dealership saw Henry Ford XR7S and had the body shop make sets for the GT-E's they sold?
by thunderchero
17 Aug 2018, 13:10
Forum: The Project Forum
Topic: insane suspension project
Replies: 8
Views: 571

Re: insane suspension project

Well I will give previous owner some credit for welding in new metal, but poor job welding and shaping. 800|450|2018|3777.jpg But if you look close at back side he welded metal right over the rusted metal :wall: :wall: :wall: white line is weld line 800|450|2018|3778.jpg Plus it had almost half inch...
by thunderchero
15 Aug 2018, 06:27
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: A sneak peek into the future...
Replies: 29
Views: 568

Re: A sneak peek into the future...

did anyone notice that looks like a new roof panel clamped on?
by thunderchero
14 Aug 2018, 12:06
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Now it can be told!
Replies: 14
Views: 331

Re: Now it can be told!

snafu wrote:
14 Aug 2018, 08:24
In 1987, a University Professor from the mid-west located all 25 semitrailers and successfully retrieved the parts.
Dang it!!

let me guess, The University Professor was hit by a giant rolling boulder and now can't remember where he put those parts?