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  1. Classic Cougar Tech
    Hey guys, I'm putting in an independent front suspension on my '68 and using the engine from my '67. I need to use a rear sump oil pan. My 289 actually has 1965 as the date stamp on it. The kit I'm looking at says fits 1983-2001 blocks. Question: Have the oil pan bolt pattern been changed...
  2. Classic Cougar Tech
    I've developed an oil leak (actually it's almost an oil "drain.") I thought it was the rear seal as it's coming down the front of the bellhousing. I pulled the pan and changed the gasket and front/rear seals. However, I put the pan gasket on the pan first. It leaked. I dropped the pan...
  3. Classic Cougar Tech
    Survey question: Would you buy a high Zinc Phosphorous oil blended specifically for classic V8's? A package of 6 quarts would retail for $40 with free shipping in the contiguous 48 states. Background details: As most of you are aware, the major oil companies have removed zinc and...
  4. Classic Cougar Tech
    Hello all. I've got a '68 Cougar with what seems to be a decent amount of oil in the coolant. When I first got the car, I went to flush out the cooling system and got a ton of brown, sludgy liquid coming out. No idea how long it had been since the previous owners did anything to the system...
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