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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-25-2020, 02:33 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,369
Posted By Mike Mayer
Re: The Radiator Blues - Let's Pray

Check your motor mounts I had that same think happen to me in 1962
Forum: Early V8 08-11-2019, 03:08 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 272
Posted By Mike Mayer
Wind shield washer nozzle

I need a washer nozzle for my 53 ford sedan I have been told they are the same from 52 to 56
Forum: Early V8 04-11-2019, 09:57 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 311
Posted By Mike Mayer
4 inch crank

this crank is ready to install it is 3o over on the mains and 20 over on the rods I have bearings for it, also for an additional 125.00 I have 30 over pistons with new rings pistons and rods are...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-25-2019, 09:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 609
Posted By Mike Mayer
Re: hickup

thank you both now I have a place to start
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-24-2019, 03:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 609
Posted By Mike Mayer
hickup

my stock 53 ford with a 94 two barrel hickups between shifths. and sometimes on take off . This is at running temp. I need help.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-02-2018, 07:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 953
Posted By Mike Mayer
Re: 1953 Mercury Monterey gas tank?

I found an after market tank for a 55 bird. the filler neck was to long but that awas an easy fix I got it from my local parts store
Forum: Early V8 07-25-2018, 07:38 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 531
Posted By Mike Mayer
Re: mike mayer

I didn't give my contact info. mmayer6@cinci.rr.com
Forum: Early V8 07-24-2018, 07:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 531
Posted By Mike Mayer
mike mayer

53 merc block its a good one 30 over bore 30 over bore pistons and rods included
the crank has been turned 20 mains 10 rods
Australian cam same as L100
Johnson lifters
have pan water pumps...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-11-2017, 07:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 696
Posted By Mike Mayer
Re: hiccup

Thank You all for you input. I not have a direction.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-09-2017, 06:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 696
Posted By Mike Mayer
Re: hiccup

I do agree it is a carburetor problem it was rebuilt 17 years ago.
Who is a good carburetor man ? I have several cores one is from a mercury, I could send a core .
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-09-2017, 01:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 696
Posted By Mike Mayer
hiccup

I have a problem. My all stock 8ba in my 53 ford between shifts hiccups also when I decelerate then hit the gas it bucks like it stalled. I use 87 octane .This has been a problem fro many years . I...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-06-2017, 08:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 492
Posted By Mike Mayer
Re: merc

Thank you I have a place to start
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-05-2017, 05:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 492
Posted By Mike Mayer
merc

I recently acquired a merc. engine from 1950 the block was junk but I have all the internal parts . I need to sell the parts. Is there anything I need to do to the crank or cam to prepare them to...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-24-2017, 01:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 589
Posted By Mike Mayer
Re: Starter

Just called them they are very close. thank you
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-24-2017, 12:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 589
Posted By Mike Mayer
Starter

help Where can I find a rebuilder for my flathead starter. I live near Cincinnati Ohio
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-24-2017, 08:10 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 9,578
Posted By Mike Mayer
Re: VanPelt 47 Tranny Rebuild

Mac gave the transmission in my 53 a complete going over . I really don't know how it was when it was new , but my gut feeling is it is better now than it has ever been.
Mac is a wizard . I highly...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-06-2017, 02:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 930
Posted By Mike Mayer
Re: heads

thank You Ol' Ron I will take your advice to heart . I do have a l-100 cam and a merc crank with .030 over pistons.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-05-2017, 10:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 930
Posted By Mike Mayer
Re: heads

Thank you all for your help Semper Fi
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-05-2017, 10:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 930
Posted By Mike Mayer
heads

I am gathering parts for my next rebuild . At this time I have 3 sets of cast iron heads . this it a 8ba motor .I have a set of 8cm ,8ba and EAB heads . I need some advise . what set of heads will...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-30-2017, 12:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 843
Posted By Mike Mayer
Re: Cubes

Thank You all for your help If needed I am a Chaplain.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-30-2017, 10:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 843
Posted By Mike Mayer
Re: Cubes

Thank you Jason it looks like it is a 274 . Very helpful
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-30-2017, 10:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 843
Posted By Mike Mayer
Re: Cubes

sorry about the lack of info the block is a 255 cu from a 1953 mercury
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-30-2017, 10:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 843
Posted By Mike Mayer
Cubes

I was checking an old mercury flathead and I found it is has a .030 over bore . My Math skills are such that I can't figure out the cubes .
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-18-2017, 05:09 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,288
Posted By Mike Mayer
Re: crack

Thanks again guys I live in southern Ohio near Cincinnati .
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-17-2017, 06:35 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,288
Posted By Mike Mayer
Re: crack

Thanks to all of you for the invaluable advice . I am a little set back . I haven't given up on the motor . I just am going to set it aside for a time . Thank you all again . Semper fi Chaplain Mike
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