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
Need a roof or other body panels for your classic Cougar? West Coast
Classic Cougar has it all. Check us out at
http://www.cougarpartscatalog.com 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.
Patch Panels-Installation and Hand Forming Automotive Panels from howtoASAP
How to ASAP brings you another DVD on "Installing and Hand Forming Patch
Panels". Replacing entire quarters or other sheet metal is not always the
best way to solve rust or damage problems on your project. There are times
when patch panels are a perfectly acceptable repair--if you know how to
install them correctly. Nationally recognized car builder, Craig Hopkins,
will take you through the step by step installation of a lower quarter
patch panel and bonus segments on hand forming patches using tools you
probably have in your garage. You will learn methods and tips which will
produce professional results with your "do-it-yourself" project.
This high quality DVD is over 90 minutes of information that will leave
you with a repair that will be hard to spot. Whether you are a professional
or taking on your first repair, this DVD will help you do it right the
first time. For this and other DVDs like "Mig Welding Automotive Sheet
Metal" , go to www.howtoasap.com. Copyright by Out of Our Minds Media
Repair Rust and Holes with the No Weld Hole Repair Kit from Eastwood
No Weld Hole Repair Kit
The Eastwood No Weld Hole Repair Kit provides a quick, weld free solution
to plugging 2 inch Dia. or less holes in steel, aluminum, fiberglass and
plastic body panels while minimizing sanding damage and the amount of
required surface preparation. Repair holes caused by rust and corrosion.
For Best Results, Eastwood also offers:
Pre Painting Prep Aerosol 11 oz
Item #10041 Z
The final step in surface prep—PRE™ Painting Prep
Proper surface preparation is one of the most important factors in helping
you achieve a high-quality final finish. Our specially formulated PRE
Painting Prep removes dirt, wax, polish, grease, silicone, buffing
compound, even road tar, ensuring a clean surface that's ready for final
painting or powder-coating.
Removes silicone, wax, polish, grease and dirt
Helps promote paint adhesion
Easy spray-on, wipe-off application
Eastwood Contour Premium Body Filler .8 gal
Item #13520 ZP
Contour™ 1-step Premium Body Filler actually inhibits rust and
Save time in your shop with our "all-in-1-step" custom-blended premium body
filler. It contains rust inhibitors to prevent corrosion long after
painting, and its unique self-etching properties bite into the surface for
maximum adhesion. A great "1-2 punch" to help finish bodywork faster and more effectively!
Rust inhibitors prevent corrosion
Self-etching properties create excellent adhesion
Superior coverage and feather-edging ability
1-step process; no glazing putty required
Watch this video to see us fix a rusty hole in a car door with the Eastwood
No-Weld Hole Repair Kit.
Lead Free Body Solder Kit from Eastwood
BUY a Kit Here:
Eastwood's Deluxe Body Solder Kit has more of what you need to fill with
better adhesion, strength and durability than plastic fillers.
No need to use lead solder as a body filler when you can use our stronger,
safer, more durable, lead-free version! Our deluxe kit has all the supplies
you need but the torch and tip, including 5 lbs. of lead-free solder.
File or sand, by hand or power tool, to level
Spreadable (plastic) range is 428-932 degreesF
Includes tools and accessories
"How-to" DVD included
Check out the video.