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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Today, 10:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 177
Posted By 5851a
Re: Generator

Thanks for the answers.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 05:16 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 727
Posted By 5851a
Re: Affordable Ford V8's

Kind of like a "which oil is best questions". The later the car the more comfortable and the more complicated. I would think anything from 39 to 48 is a happy medium. Nothing against earlier or later...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 04:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 177
Posted By 5851a
Generator

Just a question, but how did the factory polarize generators on the assembly line? Theory is fine, in the numbers they were produced just baffles my mind.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-27-2020, 04:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 462
Posted By 5851a
Re: V8- Times

The USPS has been overburdened with all the politics junk they keep stuffing in my mailbox. Just my opinion, actually glad the politicians are keeping PO busy. Sorry I know this isn't a political...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-26-2020, 05:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 535
Posted By 5851a
Re: Introduction to my 50 fordor

Nice find, very comfortable cars to ride and drive. I'm always shocked at how easy they are to get in and out of, and so much room.
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 10-26-2020, 04:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,476
Posted By 5851a
Re: Y block fuel pump

I thought there was someone here on Ford Forum that rebuilt fuel pumps with modern fuel compatible parts and could set pressure to Ford specs?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-24-2020, 08:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 487
Posted By 5851a
Re: storage

Jmo but I think it would matter on if the car where stored. The wife's ride is stored in heated garage and always so far been fine in the spring with windows up under a cover for dust with a...
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 10-24-2020, 07:55 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,892
Posted By 5851a
Re: 1956 Fairlane Victoria flex plate 292 fordomatic question

After trying to use a C6 flywheel on a fmx transmission and destroying the front pump I learned to measure the distance from block to convertor and from block to ring gear before and after. This has...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-21-2020, 08:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 565
Posted By 5851a
Re: Drug another home but with a torque converter

I don't think the converter is the same, the flathead flex plate is just kind of a rectangular plate if I remember correctly.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-20-2020, 09:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 377
Posted By 5851a
Rouge plant

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xa0PAg7FfMk Probably have seen this but I thought it was fascinating. Never never saw so many flatheads.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-17-2020, 09:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 569
Posted By 5851a
Re: Tips On Installing Stock Exhaust Pipes

I have never used Waldrons but they seem to have been around for long time.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-17-2020, 08:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 569
Posted By 5851a
Re: Tips On Installing Stock Exhaust Pipes

http://waldronexhaust.com/cart/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=61_40_367&products_id=2688
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-16-2020, 10:16 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,331
Posted By 5851a
Re: Marvel Classic Motor Oil

That Techron can sometimes free up a resistance type fuel sender after a couple of cans.
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 10-14-2020, 05:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 986
Posted By 5851a
Re: 1956 Crown Victoria Skyliner Glasstop

Couple of sources say 603 56 Skyliners.
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 10-10-2020, 10:06 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 700
Posted By 5851a
Re: whee ID

Were your Mercury rims red? Thought I remembered Mercury rims from 55/56 being red no matter the color of the car.
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 10-08-2020, 05:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 760
Posted By 5851a
Re: Need help identifying these wheel covers

Thanks, saved me from a crs moment.
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 10-08-2020, 05:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 616
Posted By 5851a
Re: 1967 Mustang rear end gear ratio

What percent of high way miles do you drive? I have 67 Galaxie with 3.25's from factory and had 72 Cougar with same. Both cars were manual transmission and seems it was a comfortable cruise. I've...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-05-2020, 10:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 464
Posted By 5851a
Re: 1938 Tonner Bed Floor Question

Not exactly early v8 but in the mid seventies my Grandfather bought a new step side short box F 150. The bed floor was wood and painted black like the rest of the truck, the wood had the texture of...
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 10-04-2020, 05:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 404
Posted By 5851a
Re: Saturday first tour with the T-Bird

I thought Ford did an admiral job with the 11th generation of the Thunderbird with all of the government standards along with safety which the early birds have 0. I just about drool over original...
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 10-01-2020, 04:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 153
Posted By 5851a
Re: dash lights

Yes it does, on the backside tucked back in between the temp lever and function lever. Not an easy one to see or get to.
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 09-28-2020, 04:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 500
Posted By 5851a
Re: 57 Ford model name

http://www.oldcarbrochures.org/United%20States/Ford/1957_Ford/1957-Ford-Fairlane-Brochure-Rev/slides/1957_Ford_Fairlane_Rev-08-09.html
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 09-28-2020, 04:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 307
Posted By 5851a
Re: 64 Galaxie door panel clip alternatives

Try putting a little white grease on the pin ends or a little in the depression around the hole on the door.
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 09-22-2020, 04:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 760
Posted By 5851a
Re: Need help identifying these wheel covers

A friend bought a new 62 XL Sunliner with 406, said they came on the car. I still have the engine.
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 09-21-2020, 05:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 760
Posted By 5851a
Re: Need help identifying these wheel covers

That's cool, maybe on the 406 XL's it was because they were a springtime model I thought. Who knows what went on at dealers.
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 09-20-2020, 04:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 760
Posted By 5851a
Re: Need help identifying these wheel covers

Also if you ordered a 62 Ford XL with 406 engine, it came with 15 inch wheels and an XL had to come with full wheel covers so Ford used the last 15 inch wheel cover they offered and it is the same as...
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