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It wasn’t too bad for me, but I have headers, so there is probably a little more room to move with those…
 

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PS- What is the magic tool used to do the upstream O2 sensors? Pulling the engine comes to mind when I look at them stuffed in there far from reach....
A sensor socket with wrench flats on the end.
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It also seems to help to have a second person reaching up from underneath to guide the tools if you can swing it. Pulling the y-pipe helps if you're going to go that route.
The rear bank upper is the only tough one, all the others should be straight forward.
 

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Walked out of Home Depot today and found two cart retrieval guys talking about my car. One of them liked it a lot, the other was skeptical. When I opened the hatch and they saw the cavern of space, guy #1 really fell in love! I showed them a picture of the green car and guy #2 got onboard.
She may be rusty and dirty, but she's still got a bit of the old magic left. :ROFLMAO:
 

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Hard to tell. Looks like it might get the angles you need, but I always have low expectations for a crows foot. You cant put a lot of torque on them.
 

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That tool isn't good for tight spaces because you only have 6 positions to go onto the sensor. You need a ratchet with a hundred little clicks to get it positioned just right.

This is what I normally use:

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Of course there's only a 6-point socket, but the boss on the side uses a ratchet which you can turn any which way you want.
 

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I have something similar to what B3NN3TT is showing, haven't had to use it on the Cougar yet, but it worked well on another vehicle.
 

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I did my 270k oil change and installed some nice fresh clean headlights to get me through the winter.
I also learned that the front turn signal bulbs are not interchangeable between the 99 and the 01.
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Loaded it up on a trailer. Except the scrap yard is closed until after the 1st…

 

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I still see good glass on there.
I would posit that there is still plenty of good stuff on there - but I don't want to store stuff I probably won't ever use, and I don't want to try and ship something that probably won't ever arrive intact. Cuttin' the rope.
 

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I was wondering that too... :ROFLMAO:
I'm guessing there's a loader or backhoe or something like that on the property.
 
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It was a roller when we loaded it. Pulled it on with a winch, and removed the wheels and tires after it was up. Creative use of a floor Jack to clear the sides when removing that stuff.
 

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END OF AN ERA -

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Sad that it had to be hauled to its final resting place by a chevy :(
 
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