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by Don Rush
14 Nov 2012, 17:33
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: 390 emblem on front fender?
Replies: 20
Views: 435

Re: 390 emblem on front fender?

Here is what the emblem looks like. Soon we will have a template available for every emblem on every Cougar to aid in placement.
by Don Rush
13 Nov 2012, 18:45
Forum: Classic Cougars for Sale
Topic: 1968 XR7-G for sale
Replies: 30
Views: 1962

Re: 1968 XR7-G for sale

They flexed when cornering aggressively enough to make the caliper rub, the lug holes were not evenly spaced, they leaked. This letter will explain.
by Don Rush
13 Nov 2012, 12:00
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: '69 Convertible Top Install--Tips
Replies: 16
Views: 576

Re: '69 Convertible Top Install--Tips

Wow! This is exactly what we hoped would transpire! I personally have never been brave enough to tackle one myself and can identify with these statements, "In short, I would NEVER do another top! Still, good on 'ya for having the guts to do it. For me it was a painful experience and a memory that wo...
by Don Rush
12 Nov 2012, 18:41
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: barn find
Replies: 10
Views: 549

Re: barn find

With a super duper detail, repro bias plys, every nut bolt and clip made 100% date matching (not hard to do on this car), tuned to perfection, documented up the wazoo, Saturday slot at Jan BJ and all things going your way $125k. It has twice as much going for it than both of these cars which sold fo...
by Don Rush
12 Nov 2012, 16:42
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Brian Aust featured on Gearz
Replies: 10
Views: 263

Re: Brian Aust featured on Gearz

Right ON! Brian, I will be at your place at 5:30 to borrow that detail gun!
by Don Rush
12 Nov 2012, 14:05
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: 69 Eliminator "The Price is Right" Contest
Replies: 75
Views: 1842

Re: 69 Eliminator "The Price is Right" Contest

$7777.77 Just because it feels like a lucky number. I am working on my GTE and could use the $$$! Combined with my employee discount this could go a long way!
by Don Rush
10 Nov 2012, 17:57
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Another WCCC Give Away Car / Need suggestions!
Replies: 54
Views: 1042

Re: Another WCCC Give Away Car / Need suggestions!

I was cleaning out the 67 today and found the registration and insurance card from 1983. I was able to contact the owners and have invited them to help choose the winner. I also requested a pictures from the day, crossing my fingers!
by Don Rush
08 Nov 2012, 11:07
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Another WCCC Give Away Car / Need suggestions!
Replies: 54
Views: 1042

Re: Another WCCC Give Away Car / Need suggestions!

If you go with the essay format - I think it should address goals. Of course the goal is to restore the car in some fashion, but it seems reasonable to look for something specific. For example, restore/restomod the car and: - drive it on the HR Power Tour - attend a CCOA national event - run a ___ ...
by Don Rush
07 Nov 2012, 17:55
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Another WCCC Give Away Car / Need suggestions!
Replies: 54
Views: 1042

Re: Another WCCC Give Away Car / Need suggestions!

Any nominations for this committee? I nominate Brian even though he has no Cougar and has too many projects which means none get finished. :poke: