New Parts for the 1972 Montego Gt 429


1972 Montego GT 429 Monthly Updates

  • Car has been completed for just over a year now - approx 1600 miles
  • If you've been looking for the nicest and one of the rarest Montegos, this is the one - full resto all documented 1 of 202 that came with a 429 (confirmed with the Marti-Report).
  • The original 429 block was used, the original transmission and the original rear end.
  • 1 of 1 if you include all the options that came with this car.  (confirmed with the Marti-Report)

All the links below include pics and info that shows work that was done during that particular month

9-2-2015 Article written by Chuck Green - Featured on the StreetLegalTV Online Magazine website.
Scott Farrell's 72 Mercury Montego GT "Forgotten American Muscle"

Before Images 
(added 11/9/13)

July 2013 Updates | August Updates | September Updates | October Updates | November Updates
December Updates | January 2014 Updates | February | March  | April | May | June | July | August 
| September | October | November | December
January 2015 / 2015-2016 / 2017 new

  My Car/Truck Videos | New parts bought | Comfortweave seat material

Cam specs - custom grind (spec by Randy 460 forum - grind by Lunati 
272/282@.006" - 225/233@.050" - 136/143@.200" - .320"/.312" lobe lift, (.576"/.562" with 1.8/1 ratio rocker arms), 109 separation; 107 intake centerline.

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My 1973 Montego MX (see monthly updates toward the top once you get to the page)
My 1966 Chevy C-10  (see monthly updates toward the top once you get to the page)

Below are some of the parts I've bought for the Montego GT progect. Some are new and some are NOS. Most of the parts bought
are the same exact parts as the Ford Torino.


I give up.....most of the parts on this car will be new!

MISC


All new upper and lower body cushions/bushings

top - 6W1Z-5400396-A
bottom - 
 6W1Z-5C155-AA


3-2014
New front windshield (DunRite Glass)
Polished front windshield moldings
Trunk mat – dark spatter - stockinteriors
Good used front buckle seat belts
NOS driver door latch
door panel clips
new JVC 6” front door speakers
hood to cowl seal
door lock knobs
new stainless capped bumper bolts. Ended up using original bolts for the rear bumper. I polished these. they look like chrome now.
door weatherstrip seals - weatherstrip-specialists
Antenna – will use the stock stainless base instead of chrome

2-2014
Headliner installed
Rear glass installed
2-21 - rear glass tint (30%)
Door jam tire pressure decal
New trunk weatherstrip (first one was too firm) - Ordered from JackJilli
New 80-20 loop black carpet with mass backing -  Ordered from Aardvark $243
1 gallon of 2B 'Bright Red' PPG DBC paint ($550)
Door jam switches
window reveal molding clips
Door strikers
rear glass weatherstrip
NOS emergency brake knob
6x9 JVC DRVN speakers
dimmer switch grommet
door loom (for speaker wires)
NOS speaker grills
Amp wire kit
trunk label

1-2014
passenger side fender
NOS center grill (greensales)
NOS headlight grills
Used passenger side fender. Great condition!
Window crank knobs
Hose pinch clamps
locking fuel cap
Sending unit -Dearborn
Spectra F48a fuel tank 
Door lock knobs
interior door handles
Console lid
door handle screw covers

Dash
Very good used and pliable dash pad
New brake switch (12-13)
New heater switch (12-13)
Newer AC/Heater switch (12-13)
New headlight switch (12-13)
new key cylinder  (12-13)
new brake pedal (12-13)

Front suspension
new tie rods
new upper ball joints
new lower ball joints
new sway bar
new idler arm
new steering box
new calipers
new brake pads
new torsion cushions (rubber)
new upper and lower a-arm bushings (poly)
new brake hose
new steering box Lares 841 quick ratio (3.5-1)

Rear suspension
new rear center section (3.25 gears - original traction lok rebuilt)
new axle bearings
All new drum brake components
new upper and lower control arm bushings (poly)
new brake hose
new brake lines (stainless steel)

Main Body
Rear speaker deck board
Excellent AC heater box
Excellent used heater box
new heater fan
new heater motor
new heater valve (12-1)

Interior
new door handles
new arm rests
new headliner

Firewall
new brake booster (12-13)
new master cylinder
heater valve (12-13) AC Delco 15-5221

Front end (body)
NOS left turn signal assy (12-13)
NOS right turn signal assy (10-13)
NOS headlamp door D2GY-13064-B Left  (12-13) nospartsltd1
NOS headlamp door D2GY-13064-A Right  (12-13) green sales company

Rear end  (body)
NOS right taillight lens (11-13)
NOS left taillight lens (11-13)

Misc
NOS fender emblems (12-13)
NOS trunk emblem (12-13)
NOS fender GT emblems (12-13)

Shifter
NOS neutral safety switch (12-13)
new chrome lever (12-13)
new shifter bezel
new deluxe shifter handle

 

72 73 Torino Montego Hurst 4 speed shifter Box with Factory Linkage Rods
72 73 Torino Montego Hurst 4 speed shifter Box with Factory Linkage Rods
   $449.95
1970-72 Comet & Montego 2 Customized Tail Light Assy's
1970-72 Comet & Montego 2 Customized Tail Light Assy's
   $96.76
2 USED 70 71 72 Mercury Montego Comet 14
2 USED 70 71 72 Mercury Montego Comet 14" Wheelcover #D0GY-1130-B
   $59.99
1972 72 Mercury Montego MX GT Rear Bumper Core
1972 72 Mercury Montego MX GT Rear Bumper Core
   $289.99
1972 72 Mercury Montego MX GT Fastback OEM Front Valance
1972 72 Mercury Montego MX GT Fastback OEM Front Valance
   $375.00
1972 72 Mercury Montego GT MX OEM Front Bumper Brackets PAIR
1972 72 Mercury Montego GT MX OEM Front Bumper Brackets PAIR
   $91.25
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Some Ford Torino items for sale. Most of the Torino parts will fit the Montego. The frame and suspension IS torino.

1974 1975 1976 OEM Ford Gran Torino Gas Door Emblem Starsky And Hutch
1974 1975 1976 OEM Ford Gran Torino Gas Door Emblem Starsky And Hutch
   $300.00
RARE 1972 only Grand Torino Sport , Ranchero Grille Original Great Condition.
RARE 1972 only Grand Torino Sport , Ranchero Grille Original Great Condition.
   $175.95
Original Starsky & Hutch 351 Cleveland 30K Mile SURVIVOR Air Cleaner Assembly
Original Starsky & Hutch 351 Cleveland 30K Mile SURVIVOR Air Cleaner Assembly
   $349.95
74-76 Ford Gran Torino
74-76 Ford Gran Torino "Starsky&Hutch" Torino Gas filler lid Emblem
   $125.00

1970 Ford Torino GT 1970 Ford Torino GT Convertible --- NO RESERVE---
1970 Ford Torino GT 1970 Ford Torino GT Convertible --- NO RESERVE---
   $2,500.00
1970 Ford Torino COBRA 1970 Torino Cobra Highly optioned 429, 4 Speed, Air Conditioning, Bucket Seats
1970 Ford Torino COBRA 1970 Torino Cobra Highly optioned 429, 4 Speed, Air Conditioning, Bucket Seats
   $18,800.00
1972 Ford Torino GT 1972 Ford Gran Torino 302 Rat Rod
1972 Ford Torino GT 1972 Ford Gran Torino 302 Rat Rod
   $2,000.01
1970 Ford Torino  1970 Ford Torino 429 Cobra Jet #s Matching Rotisserie Resto Four Speed 9
1970 Ford Torino 1970 Ford Torino 429 Cobra Jet #s Matching Rotisserie Resto Four Speed 9" Posi
   $69,995.00
1970 Ford Torino GT 1970 Ford Torino GT With 347 Stroker Small Block
1970 Ford Torino GT 1970 Ford Torino GT With 347 Stroker Small Block
   $20,000.00
1969 Ford Torino GT 1969 Ford Torino GT Convertible
1969 Ford Torino GT 1969 Ford Torino GT Convertible
   $22,000.00
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