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by badcatt
Yesterday, 11:58
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: BUYER BEWARE !!!!!! Way too many SCAMS!
Replies: 14
Views: 492

Re: BUYER BEWARE !!!!!! Way too many SCAMS!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j-zczJXSxnw
Mike, heres a Bridge for you, low miles but needs some work...
by badcatt
19 Apr 2018, 00:27
Forum: Ride of the Month
Topic: May 2018 Ride of the Month Nominations are now open!
Replies: 3
Views: 130

Re: May 2018 Ride of the Month Nominations are now open!

I'll second Alicia Slay's 1968 XR7.
by badcatt
18 Apr 2018, 18:41
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Wow, Up beat Cloth and vinyl 100% original paint 71 XR7
Replies: 133
Views: 4474

Re: Wow, Up beat Cloth and vinyl 100% original paint 71 XR7

Midlife wrote:
18 Apr 2018, 17:46
Jumper the underdash harness to the tach (male/female 2 prong plug) and then see if the car starts. If so, your tach may be bad.
But it is starting and running g now...
by badcatt
18 Apr 2018, 10:43
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Wow, Up beat Cloth and vinyl 100% original paint 71 XR7
Replies: 133
Views: 4474

Re: Wow, Up beat Cloth and vinyl 100% original paint 71 XR7

mo2872 wrote:
18 Apr 2018, 07:40
Intermittent tach failure issue?? Or is that not applicable to a '71?
I don't recall if the tach was reading when it fired or not...
by badcatt
18 Apr 2018, 10:07
Forum: Classic Cougars for Sale
Topic: 1978
Replies: 3
Views: 147

Re: 1978

It is a nice looking Cougar. Adding pictures form the add here for after the add closes.

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by badcatt
18 Apr 2018, 00:22
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Wow, Up beat Cloth and vinyl 100% original paint 71 XR7
Replies: 133
Views: 4474

Re: Wow, Up beat Cloth and vinyl 100% original paint 71 XR7

About 10 days ago my brother came by. He has been out of town for a couple months. He left before I put the engine back in to this Cougar. So I was going to start it for him. Thought is would be cool. Well, it would fire but die as soon as I let off the key and let it return to the run position. I h...
by badcatt
16 Apr 2018, 09:58
Forum: The Project Forum
Topic: Esmerelda...
Replies: 31
Views: 424

Re: Esmerelda...

I like the Cougar air cleaner and valve covers. The little details like the wood grain inserts on the door pull straps make the car look good.
by badcatt
14 Apr 2018, 18:08
Forum: Classic Cougars for Sale
Topic: 1970 428 CJ in Seattle
Replies: 1
Views: 214

Re: 1970 428 CJ in Seattle

This one has been for sale for awhile. Looks like a decent Cougar. I offer no opinion on asking price... https://images.craigslist.org/00404_fPMaQTZhYdb_1200x900.jpg https://images.craigslist.org/00m0m_cmuRafdALo_1200x900.jpg Under hood needs a good sprucing up... https://images.craigslist.org/00K0K...
by badcatt
13 Apr 2018, 10:19
Forum: Ride of the Month
Topic: The April 2018 Ride of the Month is Brian Carpenter's Track Cat!
Replies: 10
Views: 321

Re: The April 2018 Ride of the Month is Brian Carpenter's Track Cat!

Congratulations Brian, Great story. The Track Cat also makes a sweet looking header picture.
by badcatt
12 Apr 2018, 00:58
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Anyone from SoCal headed this way with a truck?
Replies: 9
Views: 455

Re: Anyone from SoCal headed this way with a truck?

Midlife wrote:
11 Apr 2018, 18:37
Just out of curiosity, what was the yard for when you bought it? A standard junk yard? A rural mechanic's shop? A Cougar yard?
Don will chime in soon. It was a general wrecking yard for a long time before Don bought it.