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How To Replace 1967 Cougar Steeing Wheel Emblem & Trim

The 1967 Mercury Cougar has a unique steering wheel with a black "Cougar" emblem in the center. Originals are often damaged from the elements over the years, but luckily we now have nice reproduction emblems to replace them. Same with the plastic chrome trim ring - they are often faded, but a nice reproduction is available. In this video, Don shows how to remove the old emblem and trim ring and install new ones on your original 1967 steering wheel center / horn pad. For more info about the parts we mentioned in this video, check out the steering wheel section on our website here: http://www.cougarpartscatalog.com/stwhpa.html Check out our facebook page too! http://www.facebook.com/WestCoastClassicCougar


 


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Door Panel Backer Boards - How To Replace (1967-1970 Cougar)
Since door panels aren't reproduced for Cougars, good used originals are valuable. Sometimes, the front vinyl side is usable, but the backer boards are toast. Luckily, there's a solution. We now carry brand new, better-than-stock backer boards made from a more durable pressboard material. We have a version for 1967-1968 Cougars, as well as another version for 1969-1970 Cougars. See links below. In this video, we show you how to separate a vinyl door panel from the its old backer board, repair the metal hanger piece, and reattach it and the vinyl to the new backer board. We also cover removal & replacement of the inner beltline strip (the felt-lined trim that touches the door glass). Relevant parts for this video: 1967-68 Backer Boards http://www2.cougarpartscatalog.com/67xrboards.html 1969-70 Backer Boards http://www2.cougarpartscatalog.com/68stdbackers.html Door Vapor Barriers / Water shields: 1967-68: http://www2.cougarpartscatalog.com/cg129.html 1969-70 coupe: http://www2.cougarpartscatalog.com/67drvprbarrier-69.html 1969-70 convertible: http://www2.cougarpartscatalog.com/67drvprbarrier-69-cv.html 1971-73 coupe: http://www2.cougarpartscatalog.com/67drvprbarrier-71.html 1971-73 convertible: http://www2.cougarpartscatalog.com/67drvprbarrier-71-cv.html Door Panel Clips 1967-68 Complete Kit: http://www2.cougarpartscatalog.com/f-3761.html Padded, each: http://www2.cougarpartscatalog.com/388052-s.html Standard, each: http://www2.cougarpartscatalog.com/380552-s.html Standard, set of 30: http://www2.cougarpartscatalog.com/drclips.html Door lock knobs, grommets, rods: http://www2.cougarpartscatalog.com/lokngrro.html Long story short, you can find everything related to the door panels in this section: http://www2.cougarpartscatalog.com/doorrearpanel.html Thanks for watching! Check us out on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WestCoastClassicCougar





Turn Signal Cancelling Cam Replacement
If your turn signals don't turn off after you go around a corner and straighten the steering wheel, this cancelling cam is your culprit. Instead of replacing the whole turn signal switch, you can save yourself some money by just replacing the cam. This video hows how to replace the turn signal cancelling cam on a 1969 Mercury Cougar with a tilt / tilt-away steering column. However, this information applies to a wide range of vehicles from the late 1960's through the mid-1980's, including Ford, Lincoln, Mercury, Chrysler, Dodge and Plymouth. The switch we used in this video, plus other related parts we mentioned, can be found here: http://www2.cougarpartscatalog.com/tusisw.html





A Day In The Life At WCCC
This is an informal video we shot to give you an idea of what it's like at West Coast Classic Cougar on a daily basis. Meet the employees, walk around the facility and get to know us. We're a random assortment of colorful human beings who exist only to provide you with Cougar parts and knowledge.





67-68 Cougar Buying Guide: What To Look For
In this video, Don does a detailed inspection on a 1967 Mercury Cougar XR-7 to show some of the things you should look for when buying one of these classic cars. Some of the insight here can potentially save you hundreds, even thousands, when you go to negotiate with a seller. Also, it will help those of you trying to sell, to more accurately advertise the strengths and weaknesses of your car. We've also done a similar video with a 1970 Cougar convertible, so you may want to check that out too. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fizb2vo68vA To look up the parts mentioned in this video, visit http://www.cougarpartscatalog.com Subscribe to our channel to keep up with our latest uploads! And while you're at it, like us on Facebook to keep up with miscellaneous cool Cougar stuff. https://www.facebook.com/WestCoastClassicCougar





The Story Of Cougar 1: The First Mercury Cougar
A while back, we sat down with Jim Pinkerton, the owner of the very first production Mercury Cougar (1967 model year), a.k.a. Cougar 1. We hit the "record" button on our cameras and he let loose with an epic tale of how the car was first sold in Canada, its subsequent life there, and how it eventually got into his hands - an intriguing story! He also goes over some of the unique features of the car, and some of the restoration techniques used. It's a truly beautiful factory show car with more attention to detail than the 'average' Cougar. Special thanks to Jim Pinkerton for his time, and for providing most of the images you see in this video from his own collection of Cougar memorabilia. Check out our YouTube channel for more Cougar videos, and subscribe to stay up to date! Need parts for your classic Cougar? Visit our parts catalog at: http://www2.cougarpartscatalog.com Like us on Facebook for even more Cougar goodness! https://www.facebook.com/WestCoastClassicCougar





1967 Mercury Cougar XR7 Dan Gurney Special- For Sale - Ebay
1967 Cougar XR7, Dan Gurney Special. I am the 3rd owner of this car. First owner purchased car new in Petersburg, VA. Vehicle was sold in 1990 to second owner eo lives in Mechanicsvile, VA. The second owner was a Ford service mechanic. He replaced the original engine with a freshly rebuilt 5.0 Liter HO engine from a 1987 Mustang. He also installed a 9 inch rear and disc brakes on all four wheels. Installed power adjustable front seats, CD/radio, electric antenna, alarm system, and cruise control as well. All components were replaced in order to make this car a reliable long distance driver. He wanted to be able to drive this car anywhere. Car rides smooth on the the interstate at 75 MPH. Just a solid car all around. Garage kept since 1990. Second owner sold because he lost his license due to his age and car was just not being driven. Car just inspected and has has a valid Virginia November inspection and a clear title. Since purchasing I have replaced the rear shocks, master cylinder, Booster, tires, and wheels. Car has been repainted it's original color Jamaican yellow earlier this year. Engine has approximately 11,000 miles on rebuild. I have the original seats, original radio, original clock, original spare tire, and the Marti report for this car. Everything works except for AC and clock. Told AC needs recharging, we just have not followed up to correct. All lights work (think we may have one light of three missing on the right turn signal, did not catch until we took this video, will fix), vaccum headlights, sequential taillights, gauges, warning lights, etc. This car is a solid driver and fun to drive. Do not find many in this great of shape. Can take this car anywhere. We initially bought car for our son to drive to school but since car has no shoulder belts my wife felt it was a safety issue so we are selling. Welcome to inspect and drive the car. Will not be disappointed. If any questions feel free to call me at 804-314-7492. Ask for Steve.





68 Mercury Cougar Shock Tower Brace Modification To Fit
10th part of the Mercury Cougar restoration. Here the finished suspension is looked at and the after market shock tower brace is modified to fit the car. The painted engine bay and installed engine can also be seen. As always, thanks for watching and comments are welcome. There was some feedback on this video about the shock towers sagging inwards on these cars. The original braces fit ok and dropped into place. These are old cars and anything can happen, but original fits are something to be considered.





Tilt Steering Column Pivot Pin Removal - 1967-1969 Ford / Mercury / Lincoln
This is just a short, straightforward video showing you the easiest way to remove the pivot pin from your tilt column, allowing you to disassemble the column to service the U-joint and other parts. This is something we just recently discovered, and it sure makes life easier! For tilt column parts, check out these sections of our website: 67-69: http://www2.cougarpartscatalog.com/1919mecofomu7.html 70-73: http://www2.cougarpartscatalog.com/1919mecofomu8.html While you're at it, like us on facebook! http://www.facebook.com/WestCoastClassicCougar





Ford Mustang V8 coupe 1967 VIDEO www.ERclassics.com
This is a good running and driving Ford Mustang V8 coupe from 1967. Needs cosmetic works. Car is imported from California. Car has USA title and document importduties for every EU country are paid by us. Documentation is complete for registration in every EU country. You do not need to pay any importduties. We can help with transport. For more than 50 pictures and availability, look at our website www.erclassics.com Always 100 classic cars on stock in our showroom in Holland! E & R Classic Cars, Vaartweg 131 B, 5106 NC Dongen (near Tilburg) Telephone: + 31 162 22 07 30 Near the Belgium border, between Eindhoven and Breda. Showroom open Tuesday till Friday 09.00-17.00, Saturday 10.00-16.00 and the first Sunday of the month 12.00-16.00. Other days or times appointment possible. All cars we advertise are in our showroom in Holland. Ford Mustang V8 Coupe 1967 roule bien avec travaux cosmetique Roule bien cette Ford Mustang V8 coupe de 1967. Travaux cosmetique. Importer de California. Carte Grise Etas-Unis et document TVA d'importation a été payé pour tous les pays europeen. Documentation complète pour enregistration C.G. France ou Belgique. Vous ne payez pas la TVA. Livraison possible. Ford Mustang V8 Coupe 1967 fahrt gut Gut fahrendes Ford Mustang V8 Coupe aus 1967 mit kosmetik Arbeit. Importiert aus Kalifornie, kein rost. Auto hat komplette USA Dokumenten und Importsteuer fur jedes EU land ist bezahlt worden. Dokumenten sind komplett fur Registration. Sie bezahlen kein Importsteuer mehr. Wir konnen helfen mit Transport. Ford Mustang V8 Coupe 1967 goed rijdend met cosmetisch werk Goed rijdende Ford Mustang V8 Coupe uit 1967 met cosmetisch werk. Geimporteerd uit California, roestvrij.





Mercury Cougar - American Muscle Car
An excellent TV show featuring the classic Mercury Cougar. They cover all the classic years, and talk about all the different engines and option packages you could get. Only a couple minor mistakes (they say the that XR-7 package included a 4-speed stick, then show an automatic shifter in one... derrr) but overall a very nice overview of these cars.





Wheel Bearing Replacement with Basic Hand Tools
TWITTER: https://twitter.com/CarsNToys FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Carsntoys/118041931705993 PINTEREST: http://www.pinterest.com/carsnt/boards/ Front wheel bearing replacement on a 2002 Buick LeSabre with basic hand tools. Please note, this vehicle has the bearing built into the hub. Some vehicles may have a taper rolling bearing (usually older vehicles have this setup) or some vehicles may need the bearing to be pressed out of the hub. In this case, the hub & bearing is all one unit. Don't forget to wear safety glasses. Please note: This video is being performed by an experienced tech. Any attempt to repair automotive parts and/or systems carries risk of personal injury. Always adhere and follow safe practices when working on vehicles. Such as, use safety glasses, jack stands, no loose clothing, etc. No guarantee or warranty is implied. Use the information in this video at your own risk.





Custom 2000 Mercury Cougar : Video Edit : Full HD 1080p : GoPro Hero 2 Test : Sail - Awolnation
This was my first ever full edit. I used only a GoPro HD Hero 2. The program I used to edit this was iMovie. It was my first time ever using iMovie. Please leave me some feedback on either my video editing or of my car, positive and negative welcomed. All of the custom interior modifications was done by M&M Autoworks based out of the NH/MA border. Check them out online and on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/MM-AutoWorks/334395579916877 http://www.mmautoworks.webs.com/ I DO NOT TAKE ANY CREDIT FOR THE AUDIO IN THIS VIDEO! THE SONG IS CALLED SAIL BY AWOLNATION. Current Mod List: Interior: -11" Hitachi Monitor installed in location of factory passenger side airbag on dash wrapped in Vinyl to match interior -Ps3 cut into glovebox location painted white and glovebox wrapped in vinyl -Two Sets of Rockford Fosgate T1652-S Component speakers in custom fiberglass pods in front door panels -Tweeters in seperate pods -Crossovers on display through door panel with blue LED lights that turn on when the doors open -Kenwood Excelon DNX6980 Head Unit with GPS, iPod hookups, DVD, remote control, Bluetooth etc. -Rockford Fosgate P1683 Speakers in the rear factory speaker location -Beltronics RX65 Radar Detector Hardwired to ignition switch with separate mute/alert module -Custom painted interior (Code 12 White with Omni Blue Peal) -Aftermarket Shift Knob -Compustar 2 Way Alarm system with LED located flush in headlight switch panel -Four 12" Alpine Type S subwoofers in custom fiberglass enclosure (painted the same white with omni blue pearl as the exterior) fitted to the trunk -JL Audio 600/1 Amplifier hovering on a pexi glass platform with blue LEDs lighting the perimeter which powers the four subs -Two JL Audio 400/4 Amplifiers also on plexi glass platforms with blue LED's powering each set of T1652-S components -Vinyled black platform above the subwoofer enclosure -The floor of the trunk has a white center which the amps "hover" over -Vinyled floor around white center piece holding amps which merges into a carpeted floor to match the factory carpeted walls Exterior: -Custom Code 12 White with Omni Blue Pearl full paint job -Velox VX-8 17" Rims -Continental ProContact Tires -20% Tinted Rear Windows -Tinted Tailights -Tinted 3rd Brake Lights - Wings West Super Style Wing (Eclipse GSX Style) -Kaminari Fiberglass Hood -Cougar Mud Flaps -6000K HID Headlights -Backup Camera Installed in factory trunk keyhole location Engine Bay: -Optima Yellow Top Battery -Header Back 2.5" Straight Pipe Exhaust -Gutted Pre cats -Main cat delete -Y-Pipe with Carbon Fiber Design mufflers angled up and out -Carbon fiber GMK short ram intake -Spectre Filter





67 cougar 393w stroker test drive
1967 cougar. Stroker 393w. C4 trans. Victor jr heads. Roller cam. 4.11 gears.





Mustang Steering Wheel Removal - 1965 64 66
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The 1968 Cougar Lives!
The 1968 Mercury Cougar finally starts, runs and moves on its own power. Vacuum advance is briefly discussed at the end of the video.




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