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by xr7g428
18 Jun 2018, 22:44
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: 68 Stereo speakers
Replies: 32
Views: 677

Re: 68 Stereo speakers

In the kick panels.
by xr7g428
18 Jun 2018, 09:39
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: Rear brake problem
Replies: 8
Views: 201

Re: Rear brake problem

I loosen the brake line connection where the rubber line attaches above the rear axle and confirm good flow there and then work up stream or down stream depending on what I see.
by xr7g428
18 Jun 2018, 09:31
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: Shorty / Mid-length headers
Replies: 9
Views: 217

Re: Shorty / Mid-length headers

You will need to change one bolt location. You will put a stud into the existing hole and then drill and tap a new hole above it. Easy to do with the engine out and the manifolds in hand.
by xr7g428
16 Jun 2018, 09:37
Forum: By Popular Demand! Show Us Your Cougar!
Topic: 1970 Houndstooth Cougar
Replies: 4
Views: 174

Re: 1970 Houndstooth Cougar

Nice! Those were really classy Cougars. The hounds tooth still looks great.
by xr7g428
13 Jun 2018, 17:55
Forum: The Garage
Topic: Telemarketers Robo callers and other criminals
Replies: 11
Views: 268

Re: Telemarketers Robo callers and other criminals

I get fake IRS, fake lawsuit, card services, free health insurance, resort awards center, and a number of AC service and other BS that are all robo callers. Two land lines plus a cell phone, all on DNC list. Then I get the fake Microsoft, fake free back support / knee brace, and cleaning service (sh...
by xr7g428
13 Jun 2018, 17:04
Forum: The Garage
Topic: Telemarketers Robo callers and other criminals
Replies: 11
Views: 268

Telemarketers Robo callers and other criminals

I get about a dozen or so calls every day from ever conceivable sort of criminal. In particular I despise the robo calls with voice recognition. If you say are you a robot they will answer back that they are real. So I either say something like "do you have banana squirrel apocalyptic herpes?" or ju...
by xr7g428
13 Jun 2018, 16:56
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: 13k Miles
Replies: 4
Views: 242

Re: 13k Miles

When I restored my '67 XR7 GT the speedo was broken so I reset it to 00000. I think others do that on restored cars, so it could be 13K since restoration completed.
by xr7g428
13 Jun 2018, 16:54
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: OK this is a weird one..fuel light always on!
Replies: 7
Views: 144

Re: OK this is a weird one..fuel light always on!

You moved the prove out lead from the starter side of the solenoid to the battery side.
by xr7g428
13 Jun 2018, 14:09
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Torque Box - evaluation
Replies: 12
Views: 337

Re: Torque Box - evaluation

Ah Michigan.... They teach rust repair in the schools there. A shop in Arizona would call in FEMA if faced with that.
by xr7g428
12 Jun 2018, 14:18
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: 68 Stereo speakers
Replies: 32
Views: 677

Re: 68 Stereo speakers

Ironic huh... Used to be lots of things. LOL!