Heater Core Replacement - '69 Cougar

In this episode, we tackle one of the most dreaded jobs for classic car owners: replacing the heater core. On a classic Cougar or Mustang with air conditioning, it's a very involved process. In this case, we use a 1969 Mercury Cougar 428 CJ convertible as a guinea pig. Don walks through how to remove the dash pad and lower dash panel, and how to remove and service the heater box plenum and blower motor assembly. Along the way, he offers several tips on other jobs you should consider tackling while you're in the process. This is a job that we actually recommend you attempt yourself, rather than taking your car to a shop. Not only will you save money, but you will probably be a lot more careful than the average mechanic, and will avoid breaking expensive / irreplaceable parts. The fiberglass heater box itself is very fragile and valuable, and most of the plastic clips for the wiring harness are not reproduced. Most of the parts mentioned in this video can be found in the A/C and Heat sections on our website: http://www2.cougarpartscatalog.com/airco.html

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Heater Core replacement Robert and Richard's 1967 Mustang Convertible - Day 45
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This week we go over all the cool parts that National Parts Depot offers to repair the heater case in your classic car. We are using a '66 Mustang case as our example. We'll show you how to effectively repair the case when parts are broken off. We also show you how to detail parts like the defroster plenum that are not available in the original material. And how to avoid a heater case fire when the heater box is packed with leaves. Sponsor: http://www.nationalpartsdepot.com Mentions: http://www.nationalpartsdepot.com





Mercury Cougar 50th Anniversary Weekend - Dearborn, MI - June 2017
We're so glad we were able to attend this event! It was a once-in-a-lifetime celebration of the Mercury Cougar, and by far the biggest Cougar show we've ever been to. It was hard to capture everything that happened that weekend (which extended from Friday-Monday), we were so caught up with all the activities and socializing with friends and customers. This video is just a glimpse at the main events: the cruise on Saturday with over 100 Cougars, and the show on Sunday with over 200 Cougars! Thanks again to the CATS club and the Cougar Club Of America for all their hard work in putting this together. We had a great time. Feeling inspired now? Pick up any and all classic Cougar parts you may need from us! https://secure.cougarpartscatalog.com/ Check us out on facebook here: https://www.facebook.com/WestCoastClassicCougar/




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