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by xr7g428
05 Dec 2021, 10:52
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: 428 GTE 4-speed Sale Announcement
Replies: 40
Views: 2159

Re: 428 GTE 4-speed Sale Announcement

Congratulations to all involved. I hope the car continues to get out so the public can see it from time to time.
by xr7g428
01 Dec 2021, 17:47
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: WCCC Plasma LED bulbs back in stock! 2014 pricing!
Replies: 15
Views: 470

Re: WCCC Plasma LED bulbs back in stock! 2014 pricing!

Soap box time: BUY THESE! Our Cougars are nearly invisible at night with old bulbs. Because there is a resistor in the circuit our original bulbs do not burn as bright as they should and they also tend to last forever which leads to them being even dimmer. Over time incandescent bulbs have less outp...
by xr7g428
30 Nov 2021, 14:58
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Eliminator scoop on my 67
Replies: 13
Views: 486

Re: Eliminator scoop on my 67

Keep in mind he seal is round so you want to stay inside the seal with that jelly bean.
by xr7g428
30 Nov 2021, 09:15
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: 70 vert t5 tranny
Replies: 18
Views: 551

Re: 70 vert t5 tranny

I doubt this is it but I had a bad clutch in a BMW that slipped in overdrive. Of course that finished it off in a hurry.
by xr7g428
30 Nov 2021, 09:12
Forum: The Garage
Topic: Make it a Legendary Christmas WIth Legendary Cougar Magazine
Replies: 5
Views: 271

Re: Make it a Legendary Christmas WIth Legendary Cougar Magazine

Yes you can, Right now You have to order each volume individually but they can ship together. I will see if I can get a single complete collection item created. I got word from the printer that the reprint run won’t be done until December 13. I am going to ask them to do a partial shipment if it’s j...
by xr7g428
28 Nov 2021, 10:47
Forum: The Garage
Topic: Make it a Legendary Christmas WIth Legendary Cougar Magazine
Replies: 5
Views: 271

Make it a Legendary Christmas WIth Legendary Cougar Magazine

Although Legendary Cougar Magazine is no longer in production, back issues are still available. Legendary Cougar Magazine is the only magazine ever dedicated to the classic Cougar. 800|711|2018|2981.jpg Volume Three is still available form the original print run. There are four issues and it costs $...
by xr7g428
27 Nov 2021, 15:59
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: 1968 Non-XR7 (Standard) Sun Roof
Replies: 6
Views: 205

Re: 1968 Non-XR7 (Standard) Sun Roof

There were several different installation techniques used on the sunroof cars. I have never owned a standard but I have owned XR7 sunroof cars with three different installation techniques. Two used a large removable panel that went across the entire front of the headliner. One however did not. The h...
by xr7g428
25 Nov 2021, 11:56
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Eliminator scoop on my 67
Replies: 13
Views: 486

Re: Eliminator scoop on my 67

If you have a nice rust free original hood you might want to find one that has already been cut up. They do make reproduction hoods now so it's not as big a deal as it once was. Given that, there is no right place for the Eliminator scoop. And unless you go all in to seal the base of the air cleaner...
by xr7g428
19 Nov 2021, 09:19
Forum: Classic Cougar Paint and Body
Topic: Shock tower ripping away
Replies: 4
Views: 215

Re: Shock tower ripping away

That’s tough news. I haven’t heard of anyone fixing that when it’s that far gone. Not saying it can’t be done. Typically people replace the shock tower with engine out.