Since no one reproduces 1969/1970 Cougar outer wheelhouses this is the solution I came up with…
For most of the wheelhouse I made a 90 degree piece of 18 gauge sheet metal an cut slits in it so I could bend it to fit along the edge of the wheelhouse. I had to cut it into smaller pieces...
Selling my 1970 Standard Decor with Houndstooth interior and vinyl top.
Car is located in Seattle, WA.
Here is the link to the CL ad:
I have lots of other photos as well (underside, etc...).
My 69 Convertible has a stock looking antenna on it, whereby the mast portion can be removed from the base via loosening a set screw. I don't know if this is the original factory antenna or not. However, this is great for me, as it allows storing my car on a lift and not hitting the ceiling...
I just listed my 1970 'Pauline Trigere' Houndstooth Standard Decor Interior Cougar on Craigslist, Seattle.
Here is the link: http://seattle.craigslist.org/est/cto/4988116239.html which includes pics and the Marti Report.
Happy to answer any Qs. I really love this car and it is...
Looking to buy Quarters for both sides of my Eliminator project I started in late August. Need from the strip down on drivers side and partial on pass. side above the eliminator vinyl
I'm in Georgia and it would be great if you were near bye. Must be A grade no rust.
Thanks Mike MacLeod...
Just hoping someone can help me out. I was looking at this setup for my 70 coupe (stock suspension). See any issues?
Fronts - 18x8 Gray Wheel Boss 338 5x4.5
Rears - 18x9.5 Gray Wheel Boss 338 5x4.5
I'm selling my 1970 XR7. 390 built to GT spec's, Street Demon carb, Edelbrock manifold, Davis ignition, top loader 4speed, 3:50 posi rearend, flowmaster exhaust. too much to list. Findo out more here:http://valenticlassics.com/valenti/vehicle_specific.asp?VehicleID=320
I have a 1970 Cougar that was restored in the 1990's. The restoration was done cheaply and they cut a lot of corners which I am slowly finding and fixing. Now one questions I have but haven't been able to find anywhere is did the Cougars all have power steering or was in an...
Competition Gold, Original Paint, 30K Original miles, All numbers matching, UN-restored original. I have garaged for almost 27 years. Gorgeous body, No rust, California car. Black Interior unmolested and as nice as they come. Most but not all original parts on or come with the car. Runs and...
I'm selling it B/C I have to much time & money invested in my 70 XR7 Rag-Top. I have 95% of the parts needed to put it back together including the very expensive hard to find wide ratio 4 speed tranny (I payed $1100 for the tranny alone in rebuilt condition so it's ready to bolt into the...
I was looking for a wiring diagram for my 1970 XR7.
If these are not available, I would like to know:
1. Wire color from the I post of the solenoid to the tach input.
2. Wire color from the tach output to the coil. I understand this may be more than 1 color due to the tungsten resistance...
Pictures are here
and video is here
You are looking at a lovely example of a classic Mercury Cougar convertible, finished in dark red with red interior, a very solid rust free California car since new, still wears the original blue...
We are trying to install an aluminum radiator in my son's 1970 Cougar (351C-2V). We found one online and bought it, looks great and seems to fit perfectly. The issue is the top saddle to hold it in. The saddle in 2 inches across, while the new radiator is 2 3/4 inches. The place we got...
I'm looking for a 1970 Cougar coupé for restoration.
preferably a 4 speed manual.
preferably an Eliminator, but XR-7 or GTE are ok
color doesn't matter, neither interior
engine, suspension & brakes in good shape