COOL CATS - The 1983-88 Mercury CougarCOOL CATS - The 1983-88 Mercury Cougar
COOL CATS COOL CATS COOL CATS COOL CATS COOL CATS COOL CATS COOL CATS COOL CATS COOL CATS COOL CATS COOL CATS COOL CATS COOL CATS
MODEL YEAR INFO

THE 1985 MERCURY COUGAR: OPTIONS

General Info  »  Options  »  Colors
Revised July 14, 2016

WHEELS


1985 Cougar Wheels

Left to right: Performance 15" aluminum wheel; TRX 390mm aluminum wheel; 14" locking wire wheel cover; 14" polycast road wheel; 14" luxury wheel cover; 14" 5-spoke wheel cover *.
* Note: These wheel covers carried a 1985 part number but may not have been offered until 1986.


OPTIONS

NOTE: S=standard, O=optional

STANDARD FUNCTIONAL FEATURES

GS

LS

XR7

3.8L V6 engine with electronic central fuel injection (CFI)

S

S

-

2.3L EFI 4-cylinder turbocharged engine

-

-

S

Electronic fuel-injected 5.0 liter V8 engine with automatic overdrive transmission

O

O

-

Five-speed manual transmission

-

-

O

Automatic three-speed transmission with locking torque converter

S

S

S

Floor mounted shifter in leather wrap

-

-

S

Variable-ratio power rack-and-pinion steering

S

S

-

Power rack-and-pinion steering with 15:1 non-variable ratio for increased power steering effort and road feel

-

-

S

Power brakes (front disc, rear drum)

S

S

S

Disc brake audible wear sensors (front only)

S

S

S

P205/70R14 WSW low rolling resistance steel-belted radial tires

S

S

-

P225/60VR15 BSW Goodyear Eagle VR60 tires on 15"x7" cast aluminum wheels

-

-

S

Four-bar link coil spring rear suspension with Nitra-cushion front struts and rear shocks

S

S

S

Hybrid MacPherson strut front suspension with stabilizer bar

S

S

S

Handling suspension with Quadra-shock rear suspension

O

O

S

18-gallon fuel tank

-

-

S

21-gallon fuel tank

S

S

-

Dual braking system with brake failure warning light

S

S

S

Dual rectangular halogen headlamps

S

S

S

Lower bodyside protection

S

S

S

STANDARD FEATURES - INTERIOR

GS

LS

XR7

Front Twin Comfort lounge seats with consolette

S

S

-

Full console

O

O

-

Luxury cloth seats

O

S

-

Functional sport seats in Oxford Grey cloth

-

-

S

Door trim panels and quarter panel

-

S

S

Charcoal floor console with Oxford Grey armrest pad cover

-

-

S

Three passenger rear seating

S

S

S

Four-way front headrest

O

S

-

Rear seat with integral headrests and center fold-down armrest

O

S

S

Side window demisters

S

S

S

A-frame steering wheel with center hub horn control

S

S

S

AM/FM stereo radio with 4 speakers (could be deleted for credit)

S

S

S

Steering column-mounted controls for wiper/washer, high/low headlamp beam, and turn signal

S

S

S

Full, soft door trim panels with door pull straps, door map pockets and carpeted lower portion

S

S

S

16-oz floor carpeting

S

-

-

Luxury 16-oz floor charcoal carpeting

-

-

S

24-oz carpeting

-

S

-

Passenger side vanity mirror

-

S

-

Rear compartment courtesy lights

-

-

S

2-spoke sport steering wheel

-

-

S

LCD digital speedometer / odometer readout

S

S

-

Full analog instrumentation with tachometer and boost gauge

-

-

S

Warning chimes

S

S

S

Woodgrain instrument panel appliques

S

S

-

STANDARD FEATURES - EXTERIOR

GS

LS

XR7

Bodyside accent stripes

S

S

-

Lower body accent stripe

-

-

S

Left-hand remote control mirror (bright)

S

-

-

Dual power remote-control mirrors

O

S

-

Dual power remote-control mirrors, body color

-

-

S

Front air dam with fog lights

-

-

S

Vertical bar grille with bright surround molding

S

S

S

Deluxe wheel covers

S

S

-

Bright accent moldings

S

S

-

Power windows

O

S

S

Tinted glass

O

S

S

Lower bodyside molding with black vinyl insert

S

S

-

Wide vinyl bodyside molding

-

-

S

Luggage compartment light

S

S

S

Bright rocker panel molding

O

S

-

Bright wheel covers

O

S

-

Hood accent stripes

O

S

O

Electroluminescent coach lamps

O

S

-

OPTIONAL FEATURES

GS

LS

XR7

Air conditioning, manual control

O

O

O

Air conditioning, automatic control

O

O

O

Traction-Lok axle

O

O

S

Heavy duty battery

O

O

S

Front license plate bracket

O

O

O

Electronic digital clock

O

O

O

Front cornering lamps

O

O

O

Electric rear window defroster

O

O

O

Illuminated entry system

O

O

O

Front carpeted floor mats

O

O

O

Dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors

O

O

O

Dual power remote-control mirrors

O

S

S

Automatic dim day/night rearview mirror

O

O

O

Automatic parking brake release

O

O

O

Clearcoat metallic paint

O

O

S

Two-tone paint

O

O

-

Half-vinyl roof

O

O

-

Flip up open air sunroof

O

O

O

Fingertip speed control

O

O

O

Leather wrapped steering wheel (require speed control)

O

O

O

Tilt steering wheel

O

O

O

Hood accent stripes

O

S

O

Vent windows (require tinted glass and dual electric mirrors)

O

O

O

Interval windshield wipers

O

O

O

POWER

GS

LS

XR7

Power antenna

O

O

O

6-way power driver's seat

O

O

O

6-way dual power seats

O

O

O

RADIAL WHEELS / TIRES
BSW = black sidewall; WSW = white sidewall

GS

LS

XR7

P205/70R14 WSW

S

S

-

P205/70R14 BSW

O

O

-

P215/70R14 WSW

O

O

-

P215/70HR14 BSW

O

O

-

P225/60VR15 BSW

-

-

S

220/55R390 BSW

O

O

-

Performance 15" aluminum wheels

-

-

S

TRX-type aluminum wheels

O

O

-

Polycast 14" road wheels

O

O

-

Wire locking wheel covers (not available with TRX tires, aluminum wheels or polycast wheels)

O

O

-

Luxury wheel covers

O

S

-

RADIOS

GS

LS

XR7

AM/FM stereo with cassette

O

O

O

Electronic AM/FM stereo search with cassette

O

O

O

Premium sound system

O

O

O

Graphic equalizer with Premium sound system

O

O

O

OPTIONAL PACKAGES

GS

LS

XR7

DIAGNOSTIC WARNING LIGHT SYSTEM
Warning lights for the following: check oil, low fuel, low washer fluid, low beam out, taillamps out, door ajar, brake lamp out

O

O

O

ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENT CLUSTER
Includes digital speedometer, graphic display tachometer, oil pressure and temperature gauges, voltmeter, and Tripminder computer

O

O

-

HEADLAMP CONVENIENCE GROUP
Includes auto-lamp on/off delay system and autmatic headlamp dimmer

O

O

O

LIGHT GROUP
Includes engine compartment light, dual-beam dome/map light and instrument panel courtesy lights

O

O

O

POWER LOCK GROUP
Includes power door locks and power decklid release

O

O

O

HEAVY-DUTY SUSPENSION
Includes heavy-duty shocks, rear springs and rear stabilizer bar

O

O

-

KEYLESS ENTRY SYSTEM
Includes illuminated entry system. Requires power lock group

O

O

O

 

Site Search

Back To Top

SHARE

DISCUSS

NOTE: Discussion groups may require registration and/or membership fees. COOL CATS is not responsible for any fees, content, or login requirements associated with these links. See our Terms of Use for more information.