These are standard specifications - not necessarily specifications for the vehicle(s) in the photo(s).

Engine Location : Front
Drive Type : Rear Wheel
Production Years for Series : 1977 - 1979
Price : $5,000-$5,600
Weight : 3760 lbs | 1705.507 kg
Engine Type : V8 4949 cc | 302.0 cu in. | 5.0 L.
134 BHP (98.624 KW) @ 3400 RPM
248 Ft-Lbs (336 NM) @ 1600 RPM
Bore : 4.0 in | 102 mm.
Stroke : 3.0 in | 76 mm.
Windsor engine.
Engine Type : V8 5752 cc | 351.0 cu in. | 5.8 L.
90-degree
144 BHP (105.984 KW) @ 3400 RPM
273 Ft-Lbs (370 NM) @ 1800 RPM
Bore : 4.0 in | 102 mm.
Stroke : 3.5 in | 89 mm.
Engine Type : V8 5752 cc | 351.0 cu in. | 5.8 L.
90-degree
152 HP (111.872 KW) @ 3600 RPM
278 Ft-Lbs (377 NM) @ 1800 RPM
Bore : 4.0 in | 102 mm.
Stroke : 3.5 in | 89 mm.
Engine Type : V8 6555 cc | 400.0 cu in. | 6.6 L.
90-degree
166 HP (122.176 KW) @ 3800 RPM
319 Ft-Lbs (433 NM) @ 1800 RPM
Bore : 4.0 in | 102 mm.
Stroke : 4.0 in | 102 mm.

Transmission:
3 Automatic Selectshift.

Total Mercury Production for 1978 : 635,051
Total production of Cougar for 1978 : 213,270
Hardtop Coupes : 21,398
Pillarless Hardtops : 25,364
XR-7 Hardtop Coupes : 166,508
ComponentFUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
ManufacturerINTERCONTINENTAL AUTO PARTS
NHTSA Campaign ID08E019000
SummaryINTERCONTINENTAL AUTO PARTS IS RECALLING 1,937 FUEL FILTERS, P/NOS ALG 44/1 AND PUROLATOR F10024, SHIPPED BETWEEN JANUARY 14 AND FEBRUARY 13, 2008, SOLD FOR USE ON THE VEHICLES LISTED ABOVE. THE FILTER'S OUTLET CAP MAY NOT BE SECURELY CRIMPED TO THE HOUSING. THIS COULD RESULT IN A SEPARATION OF FILTER'S OUTLET CAP FROM THE HOUSING.
ConsequenceIF THIS CONDITION OCCURS WHILE ATTEMPTING TO START THE VEHICLE, A NO START CONDITION MAY RESULT AND FUEL MAY BE PUMPED ONTO THE GROUND. IF THIS OCCURS WHILE THE VEHICLE IS IN MOTION, THE ENGINE MAY STOP DUE TO INADEQUATE FUEL SUPPLY. IF AN IGNITION SOURCE WERE PRESENT, FUEL LEAKAGE MAY RESULT IN A FIRE.
RemedyINTERCONTINENTAL WILL REPLACE THE FUEL FILTERS FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN DURING MARCH 2008. OWNERS MAY CONTACT INTERCONTINENTAL AT 800-451-2593.
NotesTHIS RECALL ONLY PERTAINS TO INTERCONTINENTAL AFTERMARKET FUEL FILTERS AND HAS NO RELATION TO ANY ORIGINAL EQUIPMENT INSTALLED ON VEHICLES MANUFACTURED BY THE FORD MOTOR COMPANY.CUSTOMERS MAY CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY: 1-800-424-9153); OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV.

ComponentSEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ManufacturerFORD MOTOR COMPANY
Mfr Report Date19771001
NHTSA Campaign ID78V108000
SummaryTHE INVOLVED VEHICLES ARE EQUIPPED WITH SHOULDER HARNESS RETRACTORS THAT MAY NOT LOCK. SHOULD THE VEHICLE EXPERIENCE A SUDDEN DECELERATION OR IMPACT, THE FRONT SEAT OCCUPANT MAY NOT BE RESTRAINED BY THE SHOULDER HARNESS PORTION OF THE THREE-POINT SEAT BELT SYSTEM. FURTHERMORE, THE SHOULDER HARNESS RETRACTORS MAY NOT ALLOW EXTRACTION OF THE SHOULDER BELT WEBBING DUE TO A PRE-LOCKED CONDITION. THIS IS A NON-COMPLIANCE TO THE EMERGENCY LOCKING RETRACTOR PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 209, 'SEAT BELT ASSEMBLIES'.
RemedyTHE DEALER WILL REPLACE THE SEAT BELT ASSEMBLIES IF NECESSARY, WITHOUT CHARGE TO OWNER.
NotesVEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES.SYSTEM: INTERIOR; SEAT BELT RETRACTORS, SHOULDER.CONSEQUENCES OF DEFECT: A PASSENGER NOT PROPERLY RESTRAINED COULD BE SUBJECT TOPERSONAL INJURY IN THE EVENT OF A SUDDEN STOP OR ACCIDENT.

Information provided by NHTSA
Data updated April 2017
Averages
Avg. Household Income : $17,000
Avg. Home : $54,800
Avg. Gallon of Gas : $0.63


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