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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-03-2021, 01:40 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,006
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Electric steering

We had an electric PS unit off a Suzuki swift . Brief moment of contemplation for our 49 . Nope bad Idea , went to a GM rack and PS pump.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-02-2021, 11:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 631
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Adding a Coolant Overflow Tank

You should not be loosing coolant when its cold start. When it gets hot ,yes. If you have a 7lb cap,which an 8BA will tolerate,( maybe even more) a recovery tank with a recovery cap will work great.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-27-2021, 02:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 378
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Cobwebs/black soot & oily plugs

Unfortunately when plugs are fouled from no long hot runs they stay fouled , well my engine guy says you cant satisfactorily clean bad plugs.
Perhaps leave the fouled plugs in Apatchy for your...
Forum: Early V8 02-23-2021, 01:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 279
Posted By my4dv8
Re: V8 60hp rear axle gears 4.44

Found a set ,Ok , still hoping there is a set out there.
Forum: Early V8 02-16-2021, 01:21 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 279
Posted By my4dv8
Found a set . 4.44

Found a set . We are seeking a decent set of 4.44 v8 60 ring and pinion matched gears . Yes we plan an overdrive . Thanks .
Forum: Early V8 02-05-2021, 09:58 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 195
Posted By my4dv8
Columbia ,no. Longer seeking

Change of plan. No longer seeking
We a seeking a reasonable condition Columbia rear 2 speed axle , preferably 35/36 style but we could make any early width axle fit as long as it has the small...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-12-2021, 08:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 364
Posted By my4dv8
Re: 1937 RHD Sedan Dual Exhausts

Yep LH And RH have ports bolts on different angles.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-12-2021, 01:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 364
Posted By my4dv8
Re: 1937 RHD Sedan Dual Exhausts

50 merc in our 32 with 37 cross steering , used stock 50 merc manifolds on rh side and cut off cross over at the front of exhaust manifold . Sorry canít remember what LH side was but dont think it...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-07-2021, 04:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 653
Posted By my4dv8
Re: steeringbox parts for RH Drive 1934

NEW 1932-34 Ford 15:1 RHD Steering sector / worm gear set 46-3524/75-RHD
1935fordtn has one on ebay and is a great guy to deal with.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-06-2021, 01:50 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,059
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Generator Pulley Missing Coolaing Vanes

That pulley needs to go in file 13 . Post on the wanted listing for a new one.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-03-2021, 10:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 625
Posted By my4dv8
Re: 3.55 rear end ratio

Originally ,39 mercury I believe . We found a 39 mercury pinion and crown wheel local , just had to cut off the full length pinion and respline it to std. ford 6 spline length.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-27-2020, 03:22 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,132
Posted By my4dv8
Re: bent axle

Hopefully the parts I have for you tomorrow will get you started on the road to recovery. Think we have an axle and stubs. Just need to dig them out of the piling system .
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-23-2020, 06:45 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,428
Posted By my4dv8
Re: A mouse repellent that works

I know we getting OT but we use an ultrasonic pest repellant . It wasn’t the budget model as they do not work. It simply sends ultra sonic signals through the wiring . Never had a pest since.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-23-2020, 06:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 680
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Truck rear axle with torque tube

Axle, would this setup even work , does the rear axle on parallel leaves move slightly rearward on the hangers as the spring flattens ?? And adding a TT stops this ??
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-23-2020, 06:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 680
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Truck rear axle with torque tube

Yes just had a second look i thought it was an original never opened axle but it does seem a passenger car TT head with truck tubes , why?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-23-2020, 04:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 680
Posted By my4dv8
Truck rear axle with torque tube

We were give a decent looking rear axle with parallel spring mounts and obviously no provision for radius rods. But it appears to be set up for a torque tube as the pinion is 6 spline. I always...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-08-2020, 05:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 551
Posted By my4dv8
Re: 50 ford- broken hood cable, how to open hood ?

I know from experience it takes around1 1/2 hours to remove the grill to get at the latch , lots of words not exercised for a while got some practice.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-07-2020, 03:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 959
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Radius rods ball lube

We never ever had death wobble on our 32 with a worn out but well lubed ( leaked on ) wishbone ball rubber. But on an uneven turn or uneven crossing it would clonk some . Last thing I looked at of...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-24-2020, 11:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 548
Posted By my4dv8
Re: 32 phaeton wood

Apologies I am a newbie to phaeton . Doors and seat backs , not sure what you call the part on the seat tops.that tie it together. Roof bows are not high on the list just yet. I do not have a decent...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-24-2020, 09:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 548
Posted By my4dv8
32 phaeton wood

Doe anyone know of a vendor or if its even made , a wood kit or parts there of for a 32 phaeton ?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-15-2020, 01:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,263
Posted By my4dv8
Re: condenser

Been running a @tubman trash can condenser on our early 2 part cap mallory distributor For 3500 mls with no issues . Great products.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-14-2020, 02:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 357
Posted By my4dv8
Re: 37 ford p/u

I have found for re installing put the unit together on the bench and run tape around it to hold it together until you get the screws installed in the back .Otherwise you need all 10 fingers and some...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-13-2020, 12:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 625
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Melting M19 oil pump

Thanks guys , thats what i was asking about knock offs . Often with an auction image you have no way of know knock off from the real deal . As @KiWinUS said he got his from a trustworthy ebay vendors...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-12-2020, 06:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 625
Posted By my4dv8
Melling M19 oil pump

There seems to be a raft of M19 mellings 42 to later type oil pumps on Ebay . Do they claim to be Melllings or are they actually that . What are folks thoughts on quality of these pumps .
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-12-2020, 06:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 884
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Trick to remove OFF ON ignition plate

Hmm , thanks for those wise words. Would like to replace the plate ,but maybe better left alone? Sure dont want to make a mess of things.
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