Spuds 1968 Cougar restoration: sandblasting
We have been told by many car guys that you can't sandblast fenders. They
say that the sandblasting would cause excessive heat that would cause the
metal to warp. We had an extra quarter panel, so we dicided to try it out.
It was successful!
1968 Mercury Cougar Metal Working 101
Part 2 of the 1968 Mercury Cougar restoration. Paul shows the progress of
the 1968 Cougar and then demonstrates some basic rust repair techniques.
Stay tuned on this, a four speed auto transmission upgrade is on the way as
well as a engine upgrade.
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
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Complete rotisserie restoration!
Ford 351ci Engine with Forged Pistons
Ford T5 Transmission -- 5 Speed Manual
Cobra Racing Clutch
Edelbrock Performer Aluminum Heads
Edelbrock Performer Aluminum Intake
Polished Stainless Shorty Headers
Ford Racing Wires
Aluminum Water Pump
11" Disc Brakes. Cross Drilled and Slotted Rotors
Chrome Rack and Pinion Steering
Powder Coated Alternator
Polished Aluminum Valve Covers
Complete Pypes Stainless Exhaust
Ford 8" Posi-Traction Rear End with 4:11 Gear
Mustang II Front End with
Adjustable Billet Coil Overs
Rear Billet Adjustable Shocks and Lowered Leaf Springs
New Gas Tank
New Fuel Line
Beautiful Black and White Paint Job
"Mustangs to Fear" Eleanor
Painted and Clear Coated Stripes
Doors Fit and Operate Great
Door Lips and Jambs are Clean and Solid
Sequential LED Tail Lights
Full Cage with Custom Sub Frame Connectors
Solid Trunk with AMP
Nice Upholstery in Trunk
Chrome Bullet Wheels
BF Goodrich G Force Tires -- 245/40/17 Front, 265/40/18 Rear
Fame is in Beautiful Shape, Very Solid
Floorboards Look Solid and Untouched
Undercarriage is Painted with a Bedliner Type Material
Tied Frame with Tubular Steel
Rockers Look Great
Torque Boxes are Solid
Planet Audio Stereo System
Custom Center Console
Rear Seat Delete
Beautiful Dash and Dash Pad
Door Panels Look New
Headliner Fits Tight Across
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1968 mercury cougar 454 gasser 4 speed project/build
This is our father son build of our 68 mercury cougar. started out as a
rusty ol shell. with 3.5 frame rails that we did on a harsh budget. the car
was home build in a 1.5 car garage and not for 15 grand...its a real budget
1968 Mercury Cougar
•351 Cleveland bored to 400 professionally rebuilt within the last 2,000
miles. Only the best high performance parts throughout the motor. Strong,
reliable, smooth power. Hooked up to a Ford C4.
•Car has new U joints, completely rebuilt rear end including gears, new
disc brakes all around with all new brake system components, new axle seals
and bearing w/new Exhaust system.
•All new suspension components with professionally installed frame
connectors (class brand and installation) new heavy duty sway bars in front
and rear to modernize cornering.
•Beautiful gun metal gray exterior with black stripes that continue up
the rear window and into the interior color scheme.
• Modernized AC system and a New High Performance radiator and overflow
•Every part is completely redone custom interior!
•New wheels Excellent quality Tires!
•Custom, Functional Hood Scoop!
•This is one of the nicest COUGARS on the planet!!
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