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by johnboy
31 May 2019, 04:43
Forum: Classic Cougar Maintenance Restoration and Repair
Topic: Electronic Ignition - Pros and Cons
Replies: 13
Views: 405

Re: Electronic Ignition - Pros and Cons

my Distributor with points would go haywire or skip out of alignment at the most awkward moments (in the middle of nowhere). One mechanic that helped me out just showed me how to readjust the points and said that base plate was sloppy (whatever that means). The car would run terribly wrong and stall...
by johnboy
24 May 2019, 12:08
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Hackers are spamming the PM system. Disregard and Delete.
Replies: 8
Views: 178

Re: Hackers are spamming the PM system. Disregard and Delete.

i guess that's why i got an email from CCC warning that i had a private message...
... that wasn't there when i logged on :lol:
by johnboy
19 May 2019, 05:00
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Have you driven your Cougar today?
Replies: 478
Views: 26247

Re: Have you driven your Cougar today?

for the first time since I've had it, I haven't plated it yet.
We still have snow on the ground and the lake is still frozen....
Looking forward to plate it and take it for a ride in June
by johnboy
10 May 2019, 02:21
Forum: Ride of the Month
Topic: The May 2019 Ride of the Month is Leon Bray's '69 XR-7 Convertible!
Replies: 20
Views: 690

Re: The May 2019 Ride of the Month is Leon Bray's '69 XR-7 Convertible!

congratulations!!!
wasn't there a Cougar station wagon in the history somewhere?
by johnboy
17 Apr 2019, 06:05
Forum: The Garage
Topic: 67 Cougar on stilts! Hi-Riders 70's TV show
Replies: 11
Views: 328

Re: 67 Cougar on stilts! Hi-Riders 70's TV show

Those lines were *&%$&^&( plastic, and tended to melt where they went around the exhaust area (if you put the valve in the trunk...). then: major "wheel eating fender" problems
60psi was a great ride, 70psi was dangerous if accelerating while going over a railroad crossing
by johnboy
25 Mar 2019, 05:02
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Things folks say about my Cougar!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 34
Views: 930

Re: Things folks say about my Cougar!!!!!!!!!!

some old goober (probably my age...) on a motorcycle at a stop light said "That's a real nice mustang" I looked at him and started laughing... until I noticed he was serious. Just excused myself and said it was a Cougar. .. Son in law said it was a nice Jaguar... just looked at him and kept doing wh...
by johnboy
18 Mar 2019, 03:22
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: 427 marine
Replies: 10
Views: 256

Re: 427 marine

nah, we just need a good spill chucker