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  1. Must sell my 1968 Cougar.

    Cougars for Sale
    For Sale – 1968 Cougar Standard Hardtop. I’m selling my 1968 Standard Hardtop (8F91J532105). The car is currently stored in Lee Center, NY (13363). I’m the fourth owner of this car and bought it in 2010 intending to restore it. A move out of NY State forces the sale of my Cougar. My car came...
  2. Looking for my Mom's old 1968 Cougare XR-7

    Lost and Found
    I am trying to track down my mom's old '68 Cougar XR-7. The car spent most of it's life in Campbell, CA. The first picture below is my mom with the car in the early 70's and the second of the car in front of our house in Campbell, CA. It was Grecian Gold with gold interior and had a black...
  3. Intro - 68 6.5L – an Unfortunate Acquisition

    Cougar Community Discussion
    Hello, I want to get some advice on the best way to go about my new project but I thought I would take a few minutes to introduce myself and the car first. The car is a 68 Cougar hard top. Options include: 390-2V x code engine, power steering, Tilt-away wheel, air conditioning, décor group...
  4. 1968 Cougar Base Model Dan Gurney Special

    1968 Cougar Base Model Dan Gurney Special

  5. 1968 Cougar Base Model Dan Gurney Special

    1968 Cougar Base Model Dan Gurney Special

    Original owner for first 40 years, I'm the 2nd NZ owner. An unmolested example of this classic car. 302 4V, C4 auto, aircon and still has the original hubcaps. I am slowly restoring/replacing as it is needed, recently replaced original AM radio with a period looking radio with all the mod cons, a RC
  6. Sequential Turn Signals Not Working

    Classic Cougar Tech
    Ever since I got the car 2 years ago I've had problems with the sequentials. When I first got the car they sometimes worked. But last spring the original sequential motor jammed, so I decided to upgrade to the solid state main turn signal unit. After replacing this they wouldn't sequence, but...
  7. Having trouble installing ignition tumbler and key (68) cougar

    Classic Cougar Tech
    I was going to replace my ignition switch but got as far as removing the tumbler with the key and decided to put it back together and wait for another time. But I can't get the thing back into the switch, and there is one video I saw but the tumbler goes in no problem in the video and I can't...
  8. Horn Ring Replacement trouble (1968 COUGAR)

    Classic Cougar Tech
    Well, my horn ring broke and I'm trying to replace it, and I have the steering wheel removed and I'm looking at the horn ring and I can't figure out how to access the screws that hold it in. I had it removed once before, but have forgotten how to access the screws. Can anyone tell me the process...
  9. 1968 Cougar / Gurney Special

    Cougars for Sale
    Selling my Cougar I've owned for approx 16years. You may have caught a glimpse of it during the show that was run on MSNBC (FordMotor,Restoring an american icon). Required info is listed in ad,with additional pics in link...
  10. 1968 Cougar 289 misfiring

    Classic Cougar Tech
    Hello folks, I just purchased/rebuilding a 68 cougar with a 289 engine that has sat for about 5 years. The distributor was missing the cap/points/condenser etc. when I got it so I basically tuned it up and got it started. However I am getting some serious misfires and I have identified a few...
  11. 1968 Cougar XR-7 (CA Car)

    Cougars for Sale
    Hi Guys, Finally decided to sell my Cougar. Car is located in Pleasant Hill, CA (30 mins. outside San Francisco). My name is Mark, and I can be reached via cell at 650 492-1036. Asking $13,500. 1968 Mercury Cougar XR-7 Original CA car; manufactured on the San Jose Ford assembly line. 3rd...
  12. 68 standard coupe hood

    67-68 Parts for Sale
    HI Folks, I have a Grade A 1968 coupe hood that I need to sell. I bought 2 when I restored my cougar, had it painted and stored. It has no rust, is straight and in excellent condition. I don't want to deal with crating and shipping it so either you'd need to pick it up in Studio City, Ca or...
  13. Please help!!!!!!!!

    Classic Cougar Tech
    Im 16 and bought a 1968 mercury cougar about 3 months ago and have been working on it constantly, i bought a set of american racing ansen sprint rims but the holes are oval. i know this is because they are universal ive been looking everywhere for the offset oval washers and lugnuts but cant...
  14. MLNA0100

    MLNA0100

  15. 1968 cougar

    1968 cougar

  16. 68 cougar

    68 cougar

    i guess it has 67 quarter panels cuz it doesn't have the 68 side marker lights but its a 68
  17. 1968 Mercury Cougar

    Cougars for Sale
    68' cougar rebuilt motor dont know mileage not much, has rebuilt carb, holly valve cover, 289 v8 motor, new radiator fan and clutch. all original leather interior plaid trunk lining. no rust on body off white in paint was originally green some blemishes nothing major...
  18. Cleaning Her Cat

    Cleaning Her Cat

    1968 J CODE
  19. Family Project

    Family Project

    1968 J Code
  20. 1968 J Code

    1968 J Code

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