Rusty Roof Replacement - 1968 Cougar

If you have an old car that came with a vinyl top, chances are that you have some rust issues in the roof. This was the case with Andrew's car - a 1968 Mercury Cougar that his grandparents bought brand new in '68. In this video, Andrew takes matters into his own hands to replace his rusted roof skin with a solid donor roof from another car. He is by no means a restoration expert, just an amateur trying to save some money and save his car. Need a roof or other body panels for your classic Cougar? West Coast Classic Cougar has it all. Check us out at or give us a call at (503) 463-1130 . (c) 2011 West Coast Classic Cougar, Inc. Music in the video is from royalty-free sources, except for the Toccata and Fugue in D (used during the brief B&W horror sequence). Performed by Peter Hurford. An advertisement appears on this video in order to pay royalties to the copyright holder, not for our own gain.

More Videos...

Vinyl Top Installation - '68 Cougar
In this video, we watch as a professional installs a vinyl top on a 1968 Mercury Cougar. After observing the process, we think this is a job that the average do-it-yourself-er can handle. It does require a certain amount of finesse, but not as much as a headliner installation requires (see our other video on that subject). This premium quality vinyl top can be found on our website here: -BLACK-Repro-1967-1968-Mercury-Cougar.html Economy vinyl tops also available: Like us on facebook: Subscribe to our channel for more Cougar videos!

1966 Coupe to fastback conversion - welding on the new roof!
How to convert a Mustang coupe into a fastback. In this video Greg Hillyer goes over the welding and prep prior to welding on the fastback donor roof

episode 33/ 62 Impala/ quarter panel replacement
cutting out a quarter, coming up with a plan, prepping, mocking, and finally welding the darn thing in.

1967 Cougar Aftermarket Parts: Are They Any Good?
In this interactive video, we walk around a restored '67 Cougar and review many of the products we sell. You can click on the icon pictures that appear in the video to go to each product on our website. Some reproduction parts are excellent, and others... well, not so much. You'll enjoy and appreciate Don's brutal honesty. We plan on doing more of these videos on different Cougars, so if you have a nice 68-73 Cougar with lots of our parts installed, let us know! Need parts for your Cougar? Check us out at We're also on facebook: