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by Mike_B_SVT
Today, 12:41
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: tips on changing spark plugs, 390, 4 speed & Calif Smog all intact
Replies: 13
Views: 163

Re: tips on changing spark plugs, 390, 4 speed & Calif Smog all intact

No mention of the proper number of beers and appropriate swear words that are required. Well, I used about 2 or 3 swear words per plug, but I'm a former Sailor so I probably use them a bit more freely than most folks (I'm not a swear word horder, I think if you have them you should use them). As fo...
by Mike_B_SVT
09 Dec 2018, 22:46
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: Carpet Restoration?
Replies: 10
Views: 199

Re: Carpet Restoration?

So... it might take some patience, and very careful application with a glue gun, but you might be able to put a small dab on each spot where it was originally connected to the backing material, fold the strand carefully and glue each "hoop" back into place. Maybe.
by Mike_B_SVT
09 Dec 2018, 16:32
Forum: Classic Cougars for Sale
Topic: Eliminators on the Market (December 2018)
Replies: 1
Views: 201

Re: Eliminators on the Market (December 2018)

Relisted...

'69 w/ 351, auto (now FE / 4-speed). Bright Blue Metallic, Blue Interior. Docs.
https://www.ebay.com/itm/132880178713
9F91M565884

*History and discussion, here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/4732203 ... 201685803/
by Mike_B_SVT
06 Dec 2018, 16:15
Forum: Classic Cougars for Sale
Topic: Eliminators on the Market (December 2018)
Replies: 1
Views: 201

Eliminators on the Market (December 2018)

Jeez, another year is almost gone! Several Eliminators on the list appear to have sold this past month (prices shown are what they were listed for)... 0F91G517011 - 1970 Boss 302/4-spd, Comp Blue/Black Interior. $30k 9F91S563809 - 1969 390/4-spd, Comp Orange/White interior. $15.3k 9F91M579630 - 1969...
by Mike_B_SVT
03 Dec 2018, 18:20
Forum: Classic Cougars for Sale
Topic: Eliminators on the Market (November 2018)
Replies: 14
Views: 1064

Re: Eliminators on the Market (November 2018)

Not sure if you had this on your list. Looks legit. https://daytona.craigslist.org/cto/d/1970-cougar-eliminator-4-speed/6761556859.html John, that is 0F91M531097 (see below). Looks like the Mecum link is dead now though. I would be leery of the claimed "Numbers matching", considering it is a factor...
by Mike_B_SVT
30 Nov 2018, 23:14
Forum: Ride of the Month
Topic: December 2018 Ride of the Month Nominations are now open!
Replies: 10
Views: 311

Re: December 2018 Ride of the Month Nominations are now open!

I'll nominate Scott Beck / bsbeck's Competition Blue 1970 Eliminator.

by Mike_B_SVT
28 Nov 2018, 18:01
Forum: Classic Cougars for Sale
Topic: Eliminators on the Market (November 2018)
Replies: 14
Views: 1064

Re: Eliminators on the Market (November 2018)

George Conrad collection car...

'69 w/ 428CJ (Ram-Air), Auto. Bright Blue Metallic, Blue Interior. Docs. In OH for $130k.
https://www.sunnysideclassics.com/1969- ... eliminator
9F91R570868
by Mike_B_SVT
28 Nov 2018, 14:43
Forum: Classic Cougars for Sale
Topic: Eliminators on the Market (November 2018)
Replies: 14
Views: 1064

Re: Eliminators on the Market (November 2018)

Former Lingenfelter Collection car now headed to Mecum Kissimmee... '70 w/ 351C, 4-speed (originally a 3-speed). Competition Blue, White Standard interior (now with Decor door panels). Docs. Mecum Kissimmee, Jan 2019, Lot E77. https://www.mecum.com/lots/FL0119-359048/1970-mercury-cougar-eliminator/ ...
by Mike_B_SVT
27 Nov 2018, 18:25
Forum: '69 '70 Parts for Sale
Topic: complete 1969 Cougar Speed Control system
Replies: 7
Views: 315

Re: complete 1969 Cougar Speed Control system

Mike, I would be glad to post pictures as soon as I have them. Anything to help other enthusiasts. I have restored a car from the ground up, so I know what it's like to search for correct components. Before this one, I had not run across another '69-'70 Mustang or Cougar with speed control. Definit...
by Mike_B_SVT
26 Nov 2018, 23:58
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: space saver styled steel spare?
Replies: 2
Views: 152

Re: space saver styled steel spare?

I was wondering about that. Cool piece... but pricey!