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by 9F91H581221
15 Jul 2018, 23:44
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: '69 A/C Help Needed
Replies: 31
Views: 717

Re: '69 A/C Help Needed

Stock is an expansion valve. I need a refresher on A/C myself, but I wonder if the valve is not opening when it gets very cold if that could promote excess high side pressure. Thinking outloud here: Or, do you think it's possible you overfilled the charge?-----but then the lowside might read high to...
by 9F91H581221
13 Jul 2018, 11:40
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: A real head scratcher
Replies: 11
Views: 381

Re: A real head scratcher

Like Royce mentioned 1. No spark or spark at the wrong time.

To have a couple cylinders not firing, perhaps the plug wires for cylinders 3 and 8 are swapped?
by 9F91H581221
12 Jul 2018, 06:31
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: Small block C6 questions
Replies: 2
Views: 147

Re: Small block C6 questions

You can use either Type F or Dexron/Mercon 3 in the C-6. I'd look for the correct dipstick tube and stick. It's possible this GM stick is the right length, but to find out, you'd have to remove the tube from the car. Put the stick in the tube and note where the crosshatch area is on the stick in rel...
by 9F91H581221
03 Jul 2018, 06:24
Forum: The Garage
Topic: Garage Floor Suggestions
Replies: 17
Views: 866

Re: Garage Floor Suggestions

We put epoxy down in my shop. It didn't last very well. Granted every car that comes in has sand stuck to the tires from the dirt driveway, plus we have tool carts, and other things on caster wheels rolling over it along with dragging, dropping, hammering on things on the floor----it's a heavy work ...
by 9F91H581221
27 Jun 2018, 21:32
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Timing light not sensing
Replies: 11
Views: 330

Re: Timing light not sensing

Try moving the pick-up clamp up the wire-----closer to the distributor. Or put the clamp on the coil wire.
by 9F91H581221
25 Jun 2018, 21:07
Forum: Parts Wanted
Topic: WTB: Interior Side Panels Rear
Replies: 1
Views: 119

WTB: Interior Side Panels Rear

Looking to find 1969 Decore Panels by the rear seat in white. Must be nice.

thanks,
Mark

e-mail FirstEliminator@aol.com
by 9F91H581221
06 Jun 2018, 19:35
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Carlisle Ford Nationals
Replies: 37
Views: 2209

Re: Carlisle Ford Nationals

Lucky for me, Eddy was willing to drive my 69 while I drove the wagon.
by 9F91H581221
29 May 2018, 13:54
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Carlisle Ford Nationals
Replies: 37
Views: 2209

Re: Carlisle Ford Nationals

An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. The only logical thing to do is bring an umbrella. Better yet, be a hero and bring an extra one for a friend.
by 9F91H581221
24 May 2018, 06:44
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: New England to Carlisle
Replies: 6
Views: 216

Re: New England to Carlisle

I'm excited to go, just not sure which vehicle(s) I will be taking.
Wagon and Cougar on trailer.
Just Cougar.
Rollback with trailer moving two cars.
by 9F91H581221
24 May 2018, 06:39
Forum: Parts Wanted
Topic: Mercury Scripted Valve Covers
Replies: 9
Views: 679

Re: Mercury Scripted Valve Covers

If you have the opportunity to go, there are usually a few sets of lightning bolt/pent roof covers at Carlisle.