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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-08-2021, 04:13 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,271
Posted By B-O-B
Re: Need to Share My Best Easter Ever

Good for you both to enjoy that ride. Truck looks & apparently runs fine soo if it were mine
I would leave it just like it is in your picture.
One of the last memories I have of my dad was when I...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-06-2021, 04:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 631
Posted By B-O-B
Re: 33 ignition switch

That piece is called a guide plate & from what I could find is supposed to be installed until 39. I'm have some difficulties get my lever to turn back & forth & am thinking about leaving it out ....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-03-2021, 05:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 541
Posted By B-O-B
Re: Source for GL 140 Gear Oil is here.

O'Reilly also gives veterans a 10% discount.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-01-2021, 08:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 781
Posted By B-O-B
Re: Backfire all the way home

Run a QT of MMO or AT fluid thru it before you try anything. KISS
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-29-2021, 08:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,581
Posted By B-O-B
Re: Two rare 33-34 accessories?

Will D;
April 1 is just a few days away.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-27-2021, 04:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 477
Posted By B-O-B
Re: 33/34 side mirror brackets

I mounted mine to the cowl just below the cowl lamps . Swan neck mirrors from Bob Drake. Work great as the mirror curves around the light. Steady as a rock,1 mounting hole & smaller hole for smaller...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-26-2021, 03:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,068
Posted By B-O-B
Re: 1932 Ford 3 widow coupe

I am not sure if you want to try to rearch it yourself, it is not all that hard but does involve time & a bit dangerous. I did mine on the 34 but different spring. I made this press & with a bottle...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-23-2021, 12:57 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,540
Posted By B-O-B
Re: Another find 32 tudor

What a lucky car to find such a righteous owner.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-23-2021, 12:32 PM
Replies: 236
Views: 13,105
Posted By B-O-B
Re: WHO Is the Oldest Early V8 Forum Member?

Koates, You are more than welcome to come & help. You should see the underneath of the dash. I only started this 34 project when I turned 80. That is pretty quick for a bucket case doncha think.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-22-2021, 11:35 AM
Replies: 236
Views: 13,105
Posted By B-O-B
Re: WHO Is the Oldest Early V8 Forum Member?

Coop, duz youse mean lika dis: I shall be 88 on Sept 2nd.,currently 87 & 7mos.

B-O-B
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-12-2021, 06:12 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,789
Posted By B-O-B
Re: A little eye surgery

Had mine done a yr ago But still need glasses because of stigmatism.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-10-2021, 01:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,187
Posted By B-O-B
Re: Ford Plant Tool Check brass tokens

FB933 = first boy 933 that is my birth date & first boy in the family. HA ha Wish I had that.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-03-2021, 09:25 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,256
Posted By B-O-B
Re: 5/16-24 wing nuts...

Try your ACE Hdwe store.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-25-2020, 10:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 382
Posted By B-O-B
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-25-2020, 08:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 382
Posted By B-O-B
Re: 33 Dash instrument gage panel

Stan, I made mine {from a street speed limit sign the county was replacing.
Make a set of(M-F) bucks from wood & lightly lube. Lay the aluminum on the female buck & male on top of the metal, set it...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-25-2020, 08:05 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,984
Posted By B-O-B
Re: What to check on a 46 Mercury

That hood gap looks like it needs an alignment to me. Passenger side fender top has a dip in it.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-21-2020, 02:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,548
Posted By B-O-B
Re: Anyone Repro This Part?

I have one that came from South Side Obsolete { San Dimas ,Ca} that cost me $50.00 & I don't need it. Anyone want it for $50.00 plus postage it can yours. Send me a PM.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-21-2020, 02:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 644
Posted By B-O-B
Re: Anyone know what this fits?

1947 truck with 59AB engine
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-15-2020, 04:44 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,746
Posted By B-O-B
Re: Anti freeze

eddie48: Don't know how cold it got in Hartford, Conn. but in Hartford, Ohio running straight water in the winter would freeze. We did put cardboard in front of the radiator that would help some time...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-15-2020, 04:33 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,622
Posted By B-O-B
Re: Lug nuts stuck......

Sooo which one are you going to be????

Using a slug wrench is normally a two-hand or two-person operation; one hand or person swinging the hammer and the other one holding the wrench in place.
...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-24-2020, 05:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 677
Posted By B-O-B
Re: 59AB bearings

I could possibly get pretty close with the digital mic I have.
Thanks again Gary
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-24-2020, 03:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 677
Posted By B-O-B
Re: 59AB bearings

Thanks guys for the info. Bought this engine 4-5 yr ago for the flywheel & yep you are correct Gary it has been setting in the shop & decided to see if it is rebuildable. Just going to go cheap as I...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-24-2020, 02:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,203
Posted By B-O-B
Re: 33 in the hills

Good job on tough going, Thanks Lawrie.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-24-2020, 02:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 677
Posted By B-O-B
Re: 59AB bearings

40 Deluxe thanks. The engine is new to me as I bought it for the flywheel. Pistons are std & I will check the brg back sides. Thanks again for the info. Would just like to do a reasonable rings & a...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-24-2020, 01:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 677
Posted By B-O-B
59AB bearings

What are your thoughts on these? Main & rod bearings, no ridge on crank or piston bore.
Thanks,Bob
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