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by johnboy
01 Jul 2018, 02:30
Forum: The Garage
Topic: Garage Floor Suggestions
Replies: 17
Views: 824

Re: Garage Floor Suggestions

does epoxy deal well with road salt?
treated mine with WL1 https://www.techniseal.com/en-CA/homeow ... oss-finish
3 years down the road, the concrete is falling apart, eaten by road salt.
by johnboy
29 May 2018, 11:07
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: Hot Start Long Crank
Replies: 58
Views: 1459

Re: Hot Start Long Crank

up here, most anything over 90 octane is ethanol free and they take the trouble of writing it on the pump.
by johnboy
09 May 2018, 04:26
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: Strumming rhythmic vibration...
Replies: 21
Views: 733

Re: Strumming rhythmic vibration...

i'm not sure the other end is connected to anything on mine. Nipple on the the bottom is a tad different connected to a black hose with a clamp just like that. The fixed clamp at the top is there too.
Of course, nothing under mine looks as good as in that picture...
by johnboy
03 May 2018, 06:23
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: Strumming rhythmic vibration...
Replies: 21
Views: 733

Re: Strumming rhythmic vibration...

I had a similar problem, with that happening around 60mph. on the driver's side axle, there is a breathing tube for the differential. When I added a leaf, the guy showed me that it was disconnected, and the nipple was clogged. Said it was to eliminate the excess heat My problem was solved. Actually,...
by johnboy
29 Mar 2018, 07:22
Forum: The Garage
Topic: My other cat
Replies: 7
Views: 458

Re: My other cat

my 2 cents? Looks real fine the way it is.
Maybe something removable, like the thin transparent vinyl protectors, that seem to "stick" without glue they put on the pick guards on new instruments.
by johnboy
10 Mar 2018, 19:52
Forum: The GT-E Registry
Topic: This is a Barn Find to beat all Barn Finds!
Replies: 129
Views: 5945

Re: This is a Barn Find to beat all Barn Finds!

This should be the LAST "car flipper" mention.
Now, back to this very special thread and the real story meant to be posted here
Be advised no Cougars were harmed during filming.
by johnboy
20 Dec 2017, 06:56
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday to ClassicCougarCommunity.Com!
Replies: 20
Views: 697

Re: Happy Birthday to ClassicCougarCommunity.Com!

Hippo Birdy!
I remember the first weeks...
by johnboy
06 Oct 2017, 04:37
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: Has anyone used the 24" electric fan kit from WCCC?
Replies: 14
Views: 543

Re: Has anyone used the 24" electric fan kit from WCCC?

My J code rarely passes 1/4 of the temp gauge, and i don't remember ever seeing it at 1/2. Slightly below 1/2 when in very hot weather, in crawling circulation. It just stays there. it has done plenty of stop & go traffic in Gatineau in the summer, and i often get carried away on long trips. It then...
by johnboy
22 Sep 2017, 05:56
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Man this is one sad cougar screaming for help
Replies: 21
Views: 829

Re: Man this is one sad cougar screaming for help

93RGTE wrote:
21 Sep 2017, 21:08
BTW - did anyone notice/care that the wheels don't match?
didn't have time as I fell out of my chair