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by ClawIt
Yesterday, 09:33
Forum: Classic Cougars for Sale
Topic: 69 428
Replies: 0
Views: 107

69 428

Not mine: 1969 Cougar 428 SCJ Drag Pack 9F91R525181 Factory burgundy with standard white interior. Decent paint and original interior. Dash like new. I have the Marti Report and originally ordered with no vinyl top, 428 SCJ, Ram Air, tinted glass, automatic, 3.91 31 spline rear, RWL tires F70s and A...
by ClawIt
05 Feb 2020, 10:35
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: New steering gearbox issue
Replies: 16
Views: 372

Re: New steering gearbox issue

If your idler arm is old needs changing. The bushings 'winding' up in the idler arm on a turn help force the wheel back to center. The new box is tighter and possibly can't be pushed back.
by ClawIt
31 Jan 2020, 17:05
Forum: Classic Cougars for Sale
Topic: 1969 FS
Replies: 1
Views: 250

1969 FS

Not mine.
About 25 miles southeast of Cleveland.
Its a survivor!

http://www.harwoodmotors.com/vehicles/i ... hp?id=1059
by ClawIt
28 Jan 2020, 08:50
Forum: The XR7-G Registry
Topic: Testing the waters, thinking about selling the G
Replies: 50
Views: 2855

Re: Testing the waters, thinking about selling the G

What about the (I've never seen) 100 or so 67 Cougars with sunroofs? Weren't they electric?
by ClawIt
24 Jan 2020, 06:51
Forum: Classic Cougar Speed Shop
Topic: +1 leaf springs
Replies: 4
Views: 263

Re: +1 leaf springs

It took +2 from Eaton to get my 68 level.
by ClawIt
21 Jan 2020, 07:49
Forum: The Garage
Topic: a locking rear axle
Replies: 24
Views: 1710

Re: a locking rear axle

I have a DL in my G that was installed in 1970. PO went skiing and with studded tires helped him in the snow. It clicks, pops, and shakes the car especially on slow turns. Startles first time passengers. I have tried Ford's Rear axle modifier oil that they have to solve noise in older Explorers and ...
by ClawIt
21 Jan 2020, 07:34
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: Speed Control Value
Replies: 7
Views: 974

Re: Speed Control Value

Do you have the transmission to servo speedo cable? That and the bell crank are the rare parts. That servo was used on plenty of Fords from 67-69.
by ClawIt
17 Jan 2020, 08:17
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: 68 Dan Gurney Special and Undercoating
Replies: 6
Views: 243

Re: 68 Dan Gurney Special and Undercoating

During my brief time (70s) at a northern Ohio LM dealer all new cars that arrived were undercoated on a old drippy lift. If it was a Lincoln there was no charge. A Merc got a 'dealer add-on' sticker. If you wanted the full boat rustproofing (holes drilled) we sent it out. It was common knowledge mos...
by ClawIt
15 Jan 2020, 13:17
Forum: Classic Cougars for Sale
Topic: 71 with a sunroof
Replies: 3
Views: 205

Re: 71 with a sunroof

Thanks