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So, here it is; I put up for sale this "concourse close" restoration of my 1969 Mercury cougar. This car has been restored with the love and dedication that it deserves. Only 303 cars were built with this 428CJ engine. Every part on this car went thru my hands with care. I bought the rust-free car, and took it completely apart, just to be sure that it was rust free. To make it perfect, I have media blasted the car and metallised it. Afterwards it had a good coat of epoxy primer to eliminate all possible humidity entering the metal. Then we started with straightening and painting. It has two layers of candy apple red, and two layers of clear-coat. This car could withstand rain, although it has never been in the rain since.

The car is always garage kept on a temperature of app. 19°C (66°F). During the winter period the chassis is parked on blocks under the chassis to prevent the rear leaf spring from sagging. The front suspension is stored like described in the manual.

The original 428 Cobra Jet engine is rebuilt by a professional, and has most things new like; time gear, pistons, ignition… The block is balanced and runs very good. I have installed an oil cooler as well (heat kills’ engines)

C-6 transmission. Rear axle N-case and installed a “powertrax” traction locker, with the ‘street-springs’ installed, but have the original differential still at home.

Tires; front 245x60x15
Rear; 275x60x15 both on magnum 500 rims.

New vinyl top, headliner, carpet… White leather seats completely redone.

This is a great opportunity to own a rare luxurious muscle car that's ready to roll.

I will do anything possible to help the buyer with shipping the car.
want pictures of something specific? just let me know at;
[email protected]

Here is a link to the Belgian advertisement with the Euro price, to have an impression of the car.

http://www.2dehands.be/autos/autos/mercury/mercury-cougar-1969-428-cobra-68013924.html?qq=cougar&pcpl=&pc_id=&afd=autos
 

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Thanx Larry, I've ordered that brace at Mustang unlimited in Atlanta. (Like allmost all parts)
 

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Turned out very very nice.
Why are you selling.
 

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thanx zman, Yours look pretty sharp too... i sell because i have to move out of my rental house. unfortunally
 

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thanx Sweetair...
 

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Sweetair,
Yes on ocean freight. I once bought a 78 ranchero 15 years ago in Indiana, an shipped it over on ocean freight.
 
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