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Thread: 89 XR7 Hood Needed

  1. #1
    Join Date
    May 2011

    89 XR7 Hood Needed

    Son cracked up the front end. Only part I have not been able to find is the hood. I can be reached by email Will pay cash and can pick it up if within 3 or 4 hours of Indianapolis.

    By the way, Pull A Part is a great place to find parts for SC and XR7. I have found a lot at the Indianapolis location.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jul 2002
    LouisVille, KY
    What Color? I'm done here in Louisvlle... couple of 89-90 Cougars here at pull-a-part.


    '1691 Thunderbird' off the line in 89
    273 RWHP / 349RWTQ @15.9 lbs Of Boost

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Jul 2006
    Des Moines, Iowa
    I know the grille on the XR7's are body color, but would a regular Tbird hood work just the same?

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Oct 2003
    Allentown, PA
    Not sure about a T-Bird hood but you can use any regular Cougar hood. Check your local junk yards...

    Hopefully, your old grill is still good and you can bolt it on. Keep the black plastic mounting support/ hardware since the only thing the XR7 grill has in common with the stock grill are the bolt holes that mount it to the hood.
    1990 XR7 Love me, fear me, hate me, ban me? Me no fear the car show circuit!

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Oct 2004
    Charlotte, NC
    You can use a stock T-bird hood, but you would also need the header panel, head lights and bumper cover from the T-bird as well.....

    I've seen an XR-7 like this and she looked pretty neat......

  6. #6
    Join Date
    Apr 2002
    Imperial, MO (near St. Louis)
    I have a few 89-90 XR7 hoods available. However, I'm about 4 1/2 hours away from Indianapolis.
    Rod @ AzzKicker Cars
    90 XR7-The Meth Addict-KB SC'd 5.0L DOHC Stroker
    2004 Mustang GT-The Driver-Intake/Exhaust/3.73's
    1995 F150 4x4-The Mud Toy-5.0L/4R70W/33's/Warn 8274 Winch
    2 - 90 35th Anny Ed SC's
    And a TON of parts cars!

  7. #7
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Delta, BC, Canada
    One of the guys in our local club put on the newer cougar hood on his 89.

    here's a pic of what affectionately refer to as Rudolph.


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    '91 White 5-Speed

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