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by Mike_B_SVT
15 Feb 2020, 18:51
Forum: Classic Cougar Experience
Topic: unbelievable
Replies: 3
Views: 120

Re: unbelievable

[YouTube]https://youtu.be/zI3nyMtVGAk[/YouTube] You will not believe this. :wall: The gods have given me 2 seats in exchange for one fuel tank. I was looking through the shop manual. It suggested looking at the check valve if the headlight doors don't work when the engine is off. Basically, if the ...
by Mike_B_SVT
08 Feb 2020, 13:02
Forum: Classic Cougars for Sale
Topic: Eliminators on the Market (February 2020)
Replies: 5
Views: 667

Re: Eliminators on the Market (February 2020)

Anybody have any history on this '69 Q code on Bring A Trailer? - Phillip Just what I posted in the comments on BAT... I first saw 9F91Q563716 listed for sale out of Florida back in 2010 for $57.5k (an aggressive price for that time). It had 97,595 miles on it then. It next showed up in 2016 on Cra...
by Mike_B_SVT
07 Feb 2020, 17:46
Forum: Classic Cougars for Sale
Topic: Eliminators on the Market (February 2020)
Replies: 5
Views: 667

Re: Eliminators on the Market (February 2020)

Now on Bring a Trailer... https://bringatrailer.com/listing/1969-mercury-cougar-7/ '69 w/ 428CJ, 4-speed. Bright Blue Metallic, Blue Interior. Docs. In CA. $89,990 https://corvettemike.com/used-corvettes-for-sale/1969-blue-mercury-cougar-eliminator-hardtop/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7iZyAOl_Vi...
by Mike_B_SVT
06 Feb 2020, 12:10
Forum: The Garage
Topic: 10 miles per gallon
Replies: 21
Views: 614

Re: 10 miles per gallon

xr7g428 wrote:
06 Feb 2020, 11:55
This is why the low fuel light comes on with 4 gallons still in the tank.
Well sure it does! But only after you get around to installing a sending unit restored by Bill :whistle:
by Mike_B_SVT
06 Feb 2020, 11:08
Forum: The Garage
Topic: 10 miles per gallon
Replies: 21
Views: 614

Re: 10 miles per gallon

Heh. Yeah, I learned early on with mine that when the needle hits "E" there is no "extra" left to burn. It really does mean empty! Luckily I knew it was damn low, so I had a gallon can in the trunk as a "just in case". So then my concern became "can I get to the nearest gas station on the half gallo...
by Mike_B_SVT
03 Feb 2020, 20:58
Forum: Classic Cougars for Sale
Topic: Eliminators on the Market (February 2020)
Replies: 5
Views: 667

Re: Eliminators on the Market (February 2020)

Changing hands again...

'70 w/ 351, Auto. Competition Yellow, Black Standard Interior. Project. Docs. In PA for $5.5k
https://www.facebook.com/groups/4732203 ... 690649075/
0F91M523014
by Mike_B_SVT
02 Feb 2020, 22:48
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: The last issue of MuscleCar Review
Replies: 2
Views: 195

Re: The last issue of MuscleCar Review

I agree! Thanks to all three of them for all they do for the Cougar community!
by Mike_B_SVT
01 Feb 2020, 23:10
Forum: Classic Cougars for Sale
Topic: Eliminators on the Market (February 2020)
Replies: 5
Views: 667

Eliminators on the Market (February 2020)

Hope everyone had a great time in AZ and FL for the auctions ~ or at least had a chance to see them on TV or YouTube :-) Auction results and Eliminators that sold last month (price shown is listed price, or hammer price for auction cars)... 0F91M531097 - 1970 351C/5-spd (orig. 3-spd). Comp Blue, Whi...
by Mike_B_SVT
30 Jan 2020, 21:50
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: Took my first drive.....fail :( electrical simple??
Replies: 2
Views: 120

Re: Took my first drive.....fail :( electrical simple??

I would guess that the solution is very likely a simple one... but figuring out the exact problem might not be so simple, LOL! Start with your basics, as you mentioned: tune up. Maybe include battery cables too. Verify the alternator is good. Your tune up should probably include distributor cap & ro...
by Mike_B_SVT
30 Jan 2020, 11:09
Forum: Classic Cougar Experience
Topic: 0F91Q5056**
Replies: 53
Views: 7766

Re: 0F91Q5056**

Jeez, how do I get on your waiting list for floor panel replacement? >.>