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by Yorgle
02 May 2012, 09:33
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: Torque box custom replacement idea. What are your thoughts??
Replies: 6
Views: 290

Re: Torque box custom replacement idea. What are your though

I like the idea. I will eventually need to replace the passenger side on my 68 and was wondering the same thing. I visualize something like a capital letter "H" (or a tie fighter without the cockpit bubble), where the legs of the H (or solar panel parts) are flat rectangular plates that get welded t...
by Yorgle
02 May 2012, 07:52
Forum: Ride of the Month
Topic: May 2012 Ride of the Month is: Harry's 1969 Eliminator
Replies: 23
Views: 1167

Re: May 2012 Ride of the Month is: Harry's 1969 Eliminator

Congrats on a great car, Harry. I can only imagine how great it must feel to drive it now after so many years. :beerchug:
by Yorgle
29 Apr 2012, 06:47
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: Bench Bleeding Master Cylinder
Replies: 7
Views: 202

Bench Bleeding Master Cylinder

Heres what I do and it has always worked Take a piece of old brake line withe a fitting for the master cylinder and attach a length of hose to it running to a clear jar half full of fluid. Make sure the end of the hose remains below the surface and pump away at it. Keep the master cylinder full and ...
by Yorgle
26 Apr 2012, 08:37
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: Master Cylinder Install
Replies: 3
Views: 332

Re: Master Cylinder Install

390XR7: how much of a project was it to get the master cylinder and booster out? I'm curious because mine has to come out to be inspected/repaired/replaced. Any tips you learned in the process?
by Yorgle
13 Apr 2012, 20:22
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Color/paint code/picture
Replies: 15
Views: 1482

Color/paint code/picture

1968 Augusta Green. Code "R"
by Yorgle
12 Apr 2012, 12:28
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Car Misrepresentation...A Cautionary Tale.
Replies: 7
Views: 324

Re: Car Misrepresentation...A Cautionary Tale.

It's nice that he got a step by step, how-to-build-fake-chevy guide to assist him with his next project/scam. Wouldn't it have been better to simply warn everyone it was a fake and leave the details as to what he got wrong unsaid?
by Yorgle
10 Apr 2012, 18:20
Forum: '67 '68 Parts for Sale
Topic: Dragging home a parts car - 68 XR7
Replies: 24
Views: 1979

Dragging home a parts car - 68 XR7

How are the kick panels? If they are not cracked and aren't already spoken for I'll take em.
by Yorgle
10 Apr 2012, 11:28
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: Front suspension trivia
Replies: 5
Views: 219

Front suspension trivia

Does anyone know a purpose for the upturned end of the torque link (red circle) on a 67-68?
by Yorgle
06 Apr 2012, 07:40
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: 68 fuse box
Replies: 2
Views: 234

68 fuse box

Probably because it's so damn hard to get at. But I managed a shot (in my bathrobe).
by Yorgle
05 Apr 2012, 13:23
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Never seen before xr7-G auto show pics
Replies: 20
Views: 507

Re: Never seen before xr7-G auto show pics

One of my older clients claims to have been at the Detroit Auto Show at that time with his parents and that he says he brought home some literature featuring lots of photos of that car. He insists he still has the stuff packed away somewhere, but despite my persistent badgering, he has yet to produc...