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1969 Mercury Cougar Xr7 "rare Find" on 2040-cars

Year:1969 Mileage:35834 Color: Blue /
 Black
Location:

Bayonne, New Jersey, United States

Bayonne, New Jersey, United States
Transmission:Manual
Body Type:Coupe
Engine:351
Vehicle Title:Clear
Fuel Type:Gasoline
For Sale By:Dealer
VIN: 9F93H549738 Year: 1969
Interior Color: Black
Make: Mercury
Number of Cylinders: 8
Model: Cougar
Trim: 2 DOOR
Drive Type: RWD
Mileage: 35,834
Sub Model: XR7
Warranty: Vehicle does NOT have an existing warranty
Exterior Color: Blue
Condition: Used: A vehicle is considered used if it has been registered and issued a title. Used vehicles have had at least one previous owner. The condition of the exterior, interior and engine can vary depending on the vehicle's history. See the seller's listing for full details and description of any imperfections. ... 

THIS AUCTION IS FOR

A SUPER RARE

1969 MERCURY COUGAR XR7

2 DOOR

35,834  MILES

ALL BODY LINES ARE STRAIGHT

 MOTOR RUNS GREAT

351  2  BARREL CARB.

ALL STOCK

3 SPEED FACTORY STICK ON THE FLOOR 

TRANS SHIFTS NICE

GOOD CLUTCH

REAR SPRING SHACKLES ARE OK

NEEDS BRAKES

GOOD EXHAUST

WEAK FUEL PUMP

PERFECT GLASS ALL AROUND

DRIVER SIDE FLOOR RUST

OFF THE ROAD SINCE THE 1980'S

 

It has come to my attention that a concern with these cars is the doors opening and closing properly - THE DOORS ON THIS COUGAR ARE IN ALLIGNMENT - OPEN AND CLOSE WITH NO DROOPING!

 

 

THIS IS A RARE CAR- READY FOR  RESTORATION - YOU WILL HAVE A UNIQUE FINISHED PRODUCT A REAL HEAD TURNER!!

GOOD LUCK WITH THE BIDDING!

 

 

 

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Tue, 16 Jul 2013 15:58:00 EST

A national law firm, Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLP, has filed a proposed class action lawsuit whose presupposition is that MyFord Touch is defective. Specifically, the complaint states that the system - as well as the MyLincoln Touch and MyMercury Touch clones - often freeze, fail to respond to voice or touch commands and have issues connecting to mobile phones.
According to Hagens Berman managing partner Steve Berman, MyFord Touch is a theoretically "brilliant idea" that falls short in actual execution. Said Berman in a press release, "In reality, the system is fundamentally flawed, failing to reliably provide functionality, amounting to an inconvenience at best, and a serious safety issue at worst."
Other MFT issues enumerated within the 41-page filing include problems controlling the window defroster, rear-view camera and navigation system. The suit maintains that Ford is aware of the problem but has yet to submit a workable and acceptable solution to MFT customers. Scroll down if you'd like to read the full press release.

Ford's J Mays feels vindicated by Fusion reception

Tue, 25 Sep 2012 16:30:00 EST

It's hard to think back now, but the same man overseeing the design of the 2013 Ford Fusion also presided over a rather lackluster period in Ford design, highlighted by vehicles like the Five Hundred and Freestyle. With the redesigned Fusion receiving high praise, J Mays tells Automotive News that he feels vindicated from criticisms suggesting he's not a daring enough designer.
When Mays took over as lead of design in 1997, he admits to having quite an ego ("My head would barely fit through the door some days. I've long since gotten over myself") and the workload to match. With the Blue Oval's portfolio full of premium brands like Aston Martin, Jaguar, Land Rover and Volvo at that point, along with the bread-and-butter Ford, Lincoln and Mercury models, Mays certainly had quite the challenge.
It was in the mid-2000s that Mays took over just the premium brands, and took on the new title of Chief Creative Officer. At the time, Mays endured some criticism for looking backwards to retro styling, rather than setting a new standard for American car design - criticism that Mays says he is free from with the all-new Fusion.

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The Detroit News reports the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has officially closed its investigations into 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee, 2004-2005 Ford Freestar and Mercury Monterey models. The separate probes found no issues that pose safety concerns. NHTSA began investigating certain Grand Cherokee SUVs over complaints that power steering hoses could detach during operation, thereby increasing the risk of a vehicle fire. Of the 24 reports of failure, none alleged smoke or fire in the engine bay, and Chrysler has since modified the power steering cooler assembly to reduce the likelihood of the failure.
Meanwhile, certain Ford Freestar and Mercury Monterey vehicles garnered a government probe after receiving complaints that the models were equipped with faulty scissor jacks. The agency had received six reports of the jacks failing or causing injuries, including one incident that resulted in a fatality. But NHTSA says the jack failure rate is similar to those found in other vehicles. In those six cases, the government agency found the jacks were being used for something other than changing a tire, and investigators could not determine whether the emergency brake was set or the rear tires were properly chocked.