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1983-88 COUGAR EMBLEMS

Revised August 3, 2016

These are some of the emblems that adorned the 1983-88 Cougar. Official Ford part numbers listed where possible (may differ from number stamped on actual part). If you know of a Cougar emblem that's missing from this page, please contact us.

NOTE: We do NOT sell these emblems! They are shown for illustrative purposes only. Any contact submissions that refer to purchasing emblems will be automatically rejected.



Exterior (Factory)


1983 Cougar Hood Ornament

1983 Hood Ornament
Upright style. Also used on some 1981-82 Cougars.
(E14Y-16850-A)

1984-86 Cougar Hood Ornament

1984-86 Hood Ornament
Flat style.
(E4WY-16850-A)

1984-86 Cougar XR7 Hood Ornament

1984-86 XR7 Hood Ornament
(E4WY-16850-B)

1983-84 Cougar Grille Emblem

1983-84 Grill Emblem
This plastic emblem was affixed to the lower driver's side corner of the grille.
(E3WY-8A223-C)

1985-86 Cougar Grille Emblem

1985-86 Grill Emblem
This metal emblem was affixed to the lower driver's side corner of the grille.
(E5WY-8A223-A)

1987-88 Cougar Grille Emblem

1987-88 Grille Emblem
Silver-plated cat head recessed into grille.
(E7WY-8213-A)

1987-88 Cougar Bumper Emblem

1987-88 MERCURY Bumper Emblem
Silver MERCURY emblem recessed into front bumper cover.
(E7WY-17D890-C)

Cougar LS Emblem

"LS"
Found on these LS models: 1983 fenders, 1983-84 trunklids, 1985-86 taillights, and 1987-88 trunklids.
(R/L: E3WY-16098-A)

Electronic Fuel Injection Emblem

"Electronic Fuel Injection"
Found on 1983 LS fenders.
(R/L: E3SZ-16098-B)

Automatic Overdrive Emblem

"Automatic Overdrive"
Found on 1983 Cougar 5.0 fenders.
(R/L: E3SZ-6342528-A)

1983-86 Cougar GS C-Pillar Emblem

1983-86 GS C-Pillar Emblem
(R/L: E3WY-66517A57/6-A)

1983-86 Cougar LS Electroluminescent C-Pillar Emblem

1983-86 LS (Optional GS) Electroluminescent C-Pillar Emblem
Required rear courtesy lamps.
(R/L, to 4/83: E3WY-15B437-A/B; from 4/83: E3WY-15B437-C/D)

1984-86 Cougar XR7 C-Pillar Emblem

1984-86 XR7 C-Pillar Emblem
(R/L: E4WB-862803-A/B)

1987-88 Cougar C-Pillar Emblem

1987-88 C-Pillar Emblem
This slightly revised, smaller emblem was found on all 1987-88 LS and all 1988 XR7 models.
(R/L: E7WY-66517A56/7-A)

1987 Cougar XR7 C-Pillar Emblem

1987 XR7 C-Pillar Emblem
1987 XR7 emblem mounting points were unique and smaller, and do not interchange with earlier ones.
(Right: E7WY-66517A56-C; Left: E7WY-66517A57-C)

EFI Turbo Emblem

"EFI Turbo"
Found on 1984 XR7 fenders.
(R/L: E3SZ-16098-A)

TURBO Emblem

"TURBO"
Used on the trunklid of 1986 XR7 models only.
(D9ZZ-16B621-A)

1983-88 COUGAR Rear Nomenclature

1983-88 Rear Nomenclature
(1983-86 "Cougar": E3WY-6642528-A
1987-88 "Cougar": E7WY-6642528-A)

1983-88 MERCURY Rear Nomenclature

1983-88 Rear Nomenclature
(1983-86 "Mercury": E14Y-5442528-B
1987-88 "Mercury": E7YY-16B856-A)

1983-88 Cougar LS Rear Nomenclature

1983-88 Rear Nomenclature
(1983-88 "LS": E4WY-6642528-C)

1984-88 Cougar XR7 Rear Nomenclature

1984-88 XR-7 Rear Nomenclature
(E5WY-13B467-B)

 



20th Anniversary (Factory)


20th Anniversary Cougar C-Pillar Emblem

1987 20th Anniversary C-Pillar Emblem
The 20ths all had cloisonné emblems on the exterior.
(R: E7WY-66517A56-D; L: E7WY-66517A57-D)

20th Anniversary Cougar Dash & Trunk Emblem

20th Anniversary Dash & Trunk Emblem
Also cloisonné with gold accents. Identical to the 20th dash emblem.
(E7WY-6642528-B)

20th Anniversary Cougar Grille Emblem

1987 20th Anniversary Grille Emblem
Special gold-plated cat head recessed into body-color grille.

20th Anniversary Cougar Bumper Emblem

1987 20th Anniversary Bumper Emblem
Special gold MERCURY emblem recessed into front bumper cover.
(E7WY-17D890-D)

20th Anniversary COUGAR Trunk Nomenclature

20th Anniversary Trunk Nomenclature
Gold cloisonné "COUGAR" emblem with a pronounced black outline.

20th Anniversary Cougar MERCURY Trunk Nomenclature

20th Anniversary Trunk Nomenclature
Gold cloisonné "MERCURY" emblem with a pronounced black outline.
(E7WY-6642528-B)

 



Dash & Interior (Factory)


1983 Cougar Door Panel Emblems

1983 Door Panel Emblems
These were also used on the interior of some pre-1983 Cougars and Mercury Lynx vehicles.
(E14Y-54517A56/7-A)

1983-84 Cougar Dash Emblem

COUGAR Dash Emblem
Found on 1983-84 passenger side dash panels.

1983 Horn Pad Emblem #1

1983 Horn Pad Emblem #1
Brushed aluminum type used on GS steering wheels.
(Thanks to Pete)
E3WY-3649-B

1983 Horn Pad Emblem #2

1983 Horn Pad Emblem #2
Woodgrain type used on LS steering wheels.
(Thanks to Hugh)
E3WY-3649-C

1984-86 Horn Pad Emblem

1984-86 Horn Pad Emblem
Used on A-frame wheels.
(E4WY-3649-A)

1984 XR7 Horn Pad Emblem

1984 XR7 Steering Wheel Emblem
Used only on 1984 XR7's with 4-spoke sport wheel (non-cruise control).

1987-88 Horn Pad Emblem

1987-88 Horn Pad Emblem
Used on 1987-88 LS models, and XR7 models without the sport wheel option.

1985-88 Sport Wheel Emblem

1985-88 Sport Wheel Horn Pad Emblem
Available on optional wheel for XR7's only.

 



Other Exterior (Aftermarket)


Blue Max Pillar Emblem #1

1987-88 Blue Max C-Pillar Emblem, Version 1
This seems to be a regional version, with a similar emblem used on Blue Max Mercury Topaz cars.

Blue Max Pillar Emblem #2

1987-88 Blue Max C-Pillar Emblem, Version 2
Some 1987-88 cars had this version of the emblem, which was used on 1989-97 cars.

Blue Max COUGAR Trunk Emblem

Blue Max/Special Edition COUGAR Trunk Nomenclature
Again cloisonné, these all appear to have come in red only. "COUGAR"

Blue Max Cougar MERCURY Trunk Emblem

Blue Max/Special Edition MERCURY Trunk Nomenclature
Again cloisonné, these all appear to have come in red only. "MERCURY"

Cougar Freedom Series Emblem

Freedom Series Fender Emblem
Not much is known about the Freedom Series. Seems to be 1987-88 only.

Mexican Cougar Bumper Emblem

1987-88 Mexican COUGAR Front Bumper Emblem
Since there was no Mercury division in Mexico, these emblems were made for the front bumper cover of Mexican-spec Cougars.

E&G Cougar Badges

E&G Designer Series Nomenclature
For cars with special E&G Designer Series package (half roof), the lettering was affixed to the side of the car, near C-pillar emblem. The small numbered badges and/or griffins were at the base of the B-pillar on the roof band.

E&G Cougar Badges

E&G Designer Series Nomenclature
For cars with special E&G Designer Series package (half roof), the lettering was affixed to the side of the car, near C-pillar emblem. The small numbered badges and/or griffins were at the base of the B-pillar on the roof band.

 



Other Interior (Aftermarket)


Blue Max Cougar Dash Emblem #1

Blue Max Dash Emblem #1
Used in 1987-88 Blue Max Editions.

Blue Max Cougar Dash Emblem #2

Blue Max Dash Emblem #2
Unknown what years used this emblem. May be Topaz-only; not very common.

Cougar Special Edition Dash Emblem

Special Edition Dash Emblem
Similar in design to the 20th dash emblem, found underneath the clock.

 

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