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General Information

Year
1969
Make
Mercury
Model
Cougar
Color
Black
Packages
decor option
History
I bought this car from a friend in 2012, he was the second owner and it had been sitting under a carport for 15yrs. I has 81,000 original miles. Came with a 351W and FMX auto trans. Nothing special, so not a collector item. I have been doing body work and paint on it for 4 yrs.
1969 Mercury Cougar (Black)

Modifications

Drivetrain
A plan: 306 with Explorer gt40 heads and EFI, TFS stage I hyd roller cam, SpeedPro forged pistons, balanced rotating assembly. T5 trans with Modern Driveline hyd clutch, approximately 350hp, still running in my 93 Ranger.
Plan B: rebuild 351w with forged internals, hyd roller cam, aluminum heads, and single or dual four barrels.
Interior
New repainted dash pad, headliner, refurbished rear panels, new custom sail panels with opera lights, new custom package tray, new custom door panels with real wood veneer, custom kick panels with Pioneer speakers, sound and heat insulation thoughout lincluding inside doors, and new windshield and new door glass. Dash has been taken out and sandblasted and repainted.
Exterior
Oringally gold metallic and black vinyl top. I removed the vinyl top and trim and painted it all black. I also removed the wheel lip and rocker panel moldings. I painted the bumpers satin black. I also made an electric headlight system and installed Rocketman's headlight relay system.
Audio
Pioneer 150w cd/stereo, not installed yet.
Suspension
stock with electric steering.
Wheel and Tire
2013 Mustang GT wheels 18X9 with 235/50 P Zero's

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