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by sjrdcr
29 Oct 2018, 14:17
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: battery size
Replies: 4
Views: 200

Re: battery size

So then apparently all of these reference sources that indicate a group 24 battery as the correct replacement are wrong?
by sjrdcr
28 Oct 2018, 19:01
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: battery size
Replies: 4
Views: 200

battery size

I went to purchase a battery for my 1968 cougar which, according to every source that I viewed states that the original battery was a group 24F. When I attempted to install the 24F that I had just purchased it did not fit my battery tray. My car is an unrestored original and absolutely still retains...
by sjrdcr
14 Aug 2018, 12:42
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: cougar shelf
Replies: 2
Views: 154

cougar shelf

Just wanted to show what my wife did to my Cougar shelf. Our Cougar is a 68 not a 67 that is on this shelf. She took a picture of our license plate and then down sized it ( 1.75 w- 1.25 L) and printed it on photo paper. Neat! she then attached it with glue dots from Joann Fabrics. Now the 1967 doesn...
by sjrdcr
03 Jul 2018, 07:35
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: dealer numbers
Replies: 3
Views: 174

dealer numbers

The standard Marti report shows a dealer number that indicates where the car was sold new. Are there any sources out there that anyone is aware of to convert this number to the name and location of the dealer. I realize that stepping up to the deluxe report will show that information, but I have an ...
by sjrdcr
27 Jun 2018, 20:42
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Muscle Car Review
Replies: 4
Views: 364

Muscle Car Review

Nice articles in the July issue of the magazine. One on the development of the Cougar in 1965 and 66 with lots of photos and another on the black SCJ Eliminator.
by sjrdcr
01 Mar 2018, 07:08
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Mercury dealer
Replies: 9
Views: 545

Re: Mercury dealer

I too, have been searching for any information, photos, or dealer memorabilia from the dealership that sold my Cougar originally. I did google the name but didn't come up with much. I was able to find a matchbook cover on e-bay. If anyone has any additional info, I would appreciate it. The dealer wa...
by sjrdcr
28 Feb 2018, 09:50
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: thought you all would love this
Replies: 12
Views: 997

Re: thought you all would love this

For the people that don't see it, look at the shadow in the mountain and then you will see it
by sjrdcr
24 Feb 2018, 08:36
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: thought you all would love this
Replies: 12
Views: 997

thought you all would love this

just found this picture posted on facebook and wanted to share it with you all. see the cougar chasing the prey?
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by sjrdcr
21 Feb 2018, 13:46
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: air cleaner lid seal
Replies: 1
Views: 109

air cleaner lid seal

I am getting ready to replace the air cleaner lid seal on my F code 302 XR-7 and wanted to get some ideas in regards to a good adhesive to use. Thanks