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    I would inspect the front suspension before...

    I would inspect the front suspension before changing the shocks. Our roads are horrible. I have the police shocks and suspension on the Lincolns & CVs. I like the firmness. The brand makes a...
  2. That metal tag is the old type warranty tag. They...

    That metal tag is the old type warranty tag. They were inside the clear plastic pouch that the owners manual came in. I have a few laying around with old owner manuals. I believe they were used with...
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    Welcome to the forum. What part of Maine are you...

    Welcome to the forum. What part of Maine are you in ?
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    What a beauty. It is nice to buy something that...

    What a beauty. It is nice to buy something that has all the records. Welcome to the forum.
  5. I wish you had a shop here. You would have...

    I wish you had a shop here. You would have customers lining up, down the street. Mechanics here love to charge for their "time" but just throw parts at the car. Many good parts end in the trash. I...
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    It was not an option with the Full size Fords and...

    It was not an option with the Full size Fords and Mercury. It was the standard V-8 offered a couple of years
    Mid size models, it was an option.
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    Actually a pretty nice car since you are in the...

    Actually a pretty nice car since you are in the East. As long as the rust isn't in the A pillars, it is workable. Many of those car with double or triple the miles sell for what you paid. You can...
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    My old 88 CV police car (parts car) and the 79...

    My old 88 CV police car (parts car) and the 79 LTD S wagon both had manual non power windows. I actually prefer them.
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    I really like the 81. Sharp car !! Decent price....

    I really like the 81. Sharp car !! Decent price. 87 is also sharp. Big plus with this one is the fuel injection vs the VV on the 81.
  10. You have a pm. .

    You have a pm.
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    You have a pm on the 91 CV

    You have a pm on the 91 CV
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    My 1979 LTD S with the 351 had a C-4 ! I could...

    My 1979 LTD S with the 351 had a C-4 ! I could not believe it. I thought it would have been a FMX. Nope, C-4
    That car was very odd. Originally a Avis rental car out of Los Angeles. Did the...
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    Don't you love it when people take (or break)...

    Don't you love it when people take (or break) stuff, don't tell you and let you figure it out.
  14. First thing that caught my attention is the woody...

    First thing that caught my attention is the woody trim. In my opinion the color is way off. the edging has a "grain" to it that is odd. It actually looks like real wood ? I doubt it . Second is the...
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    Looks good WagonMan. I think hot weather will...

    Looks good WagonMan. I think hot weather will tell if it lasts.

    Back in the 80s I did the heavy contact paper with clear coat on the sides of a 71 Mercury Montego woody wagon. It turned out...
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    Perfect colors. Nice car. Good to see (what...

    Perfect colors. Nice car. Good to see (what appears to be) a rust free CV. Little high on mileage. If it is good mechanically, not bad price.
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    If I remember with one car I did separate the...

    If I remember with one car I did separate the seat back from the bottom. Turned the seat back upside down and worked with the latch to free up the jaws of the lock. The upholstery might have to be...
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    I have always put a thin piece of rubber strap...

    I have always put a thin piece of rubber strap between the gas tank straps and the tank. It prevents sand, dirt from getting between those areas and putting a pinhole leak in the new tank. When I...
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    Here are a couple of pictures of the 96. The...

    Here are a couple of pictures of the 96. The length is 7 1/4 inches from the steering wheel cover. I was looking for the nos shift lever. Could not find it yet. 5314553146
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    I can get you a picture of my 96 CV tomorrow...

    I can get you a picture of my 96 CV tomorrow (Tuesday). It has the button on the shifter and green light in the cluster
  21. Why do you need the other vin number locations ?...

    Why do you need the other vin number locations ? You have the only publicly visible one required by law. The one on the dash by the windshield. The door tag is not a required item except for the...
  22. Pretty rare Mercury 2 door. Hard to find good...

    Pretty rare Mercury 2 door. Hard to find good parts. They had horrible brakes even when new.
    In 1970, the California Highway Patrol had the 4 door Monterey (Low end Marquis) as patrol cars. 429...
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    I do remember having the locking seat back...

    I do remember having the locking seat back freezing up / not locking. I had to lubricate the pieces to free them up.
    That was MANY years ago so I am going by memory. Spray lubricant using the long...
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    IF you do find a VV replacement, there are two...

    IF you do find a VV replacement, there are two models. One for the 255/302 and one for the 351. Make sure you get the right one.
    If you choose to rebuild the existing unit, get a fresh rebuild kit....
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    1, Has the windshield been replaced ? Maybe there...

    1, Has the windshield been replaced ? Maybe there is not enough sealant around it or it is cracked.
    2. Have you checked for any missing or leaking body plugs. Those would be black rubber plugs from...
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