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  1. Leaf spring bushings: polyurethane or Del-A-Lum?

    Classic Cougar Tech
    I'm trying to build a 1969 daily that I can take to the drag strip once in a while. I was set on getting 4 1/2 leaf mid eyes with polyurethane bushings until I found out WCCC is the only place that sells the polyurethane bushings for Cougars, so it would cost around $160 (with shipping) to get...
  2. Which leaf springs and bushings are best for daily/drag

    Classic Cougar Tech
    I am trying to build a sort of good handling daily/drag cougar build on a budget. For the rear suspension I was planning on KYB gas adjust shocks, mustangs plus cougar 5 leaf or 4 1/2 leaf mid eye leaf springs, and global west Del-A-Lum bushings. I've heard as a general rule of thumb you can go...
  3. Best all Around Rear Suspension?

    High Performance
    Hey guys, I'm new to the site and have had a very nice '68 for about 6 years now. It started as a father son project, but now we have a lil bet going on. The point is I plan on upgrading the rear end to a 9in and wanted to know if anyone had experience or helpful tips in a good set-up for a...
  4. Is a 71 Cougar convertible chassis the same as a 71 Mustang convertible?

    Classic Cougar Tech
    Reason I ask is I am trying to prevent frame twist on this car and am looking at 6 to 8 point roll cages. Right now is prime time as the entire interior is in my garage attic. In my cage searches I find very few references to Cougars, but many Mustang listings. It would be nice if they were the...
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