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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-17-2020, 09:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 536
Posted By dgkipp
Problem with high oil pressure?

Hi guys, seen a lot of talk with engines with low oil pressure problems, but I have a recent rebuild with high oil pressure.
The engine does have a high volume pump on it with remote oil filter.
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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-19-2020, 06:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 340
Posted By dgkipp
Re: brake adjuster dust cover problem

Thanks for your quick reply Ted. I need to purchase the proper adjusting rods for 4 wheels can you supply them?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-18-2020, 10:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 340
Posted By dgkipp
brake adjuster dust cover problem

Hi Guys; i am having a problem removing the brake adjusting dust cover on my 35 ford.
Some one in another life installed brake energizers that does not the screw adjuster ,but has a wheel inside.i...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-28-2020, 03:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 578
Posted By dgkipp
Re: Replace steering box

Thanks for the tip.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-28-2020, 03:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 578
Posted By dgkipp
Re: Replace steering box

Yes radial tires, I know that doesn’t help.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-28-2020, 10:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 578
Posted By dgkipp
Replace steering box

Hi Guys, I have a 35 ford that steers like a semi. All the front end parts are good including the king pins. Would like to change the steering box but retain the original look. Any suggestions?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-24-2020, 09:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 767
Posted By dgkipp
Re: How to find mechanic

I live at Painesville, Ohio, East of Cleveland.
Thank you guys for your replies.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-23-2020, 12:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 767
Posted By dgkipp
How to find mechanic

Hi Guys, I know this a little of the wall but I can use some help with a problem..
I am 80 years old and I need some help how I can locate a mechanic that can work on my 35 Ford mechanical brakes. I...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-18-2020, 11:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 435
Posted By dgkipp
35 ford brake adjust screw?

Hi Guys, I'm familiar withe early ford mechanical brakes most have an adjustment bolt on inside backing plate, except 35 and 36.
all I have read says adjust the adjustment screw till shoes start to...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-12-2020, 11:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 582
Posted By dgkipp
Re: 12volt horn?

Thanks for your input, I appreciate it.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-09-2020, 09:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 582
Posted By dgkipp
12volt horn?

Hi Guys, I am changing my 35 ford over to 12 volts. Can my original horn be used?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-19-2015, 04:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 629
Posted By dgkipp
Electric water pump on flattie

Hi guys, thinking of installing a blower on my flattie. To clean up some belt problem thinking of installing an electric water pump. Has anyone done this?
Thanks for your time.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-09-2015, 08:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,082
Posted By dgkipp
Re: Shimmy after 55 mph

Thanks for your quick response .
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-08-2015, 08:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,082
Posted By dgkipp
Shimmy after 55 mph

hi guys
Have a bad Shimmy after 55 mph. Tie rod ends are good . Drag link adjusted.
Replaced steering box. Switched front wheels and tires front to back. Checked king pins , tight. Any ideas?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-08-2015, 06:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 994
Posted By dgkipp
32 ford deck lid

Hi Guys, Can any one tell me if a 32 ford 5 window deck lid fit a 32 ford roadster? Thanks.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-13-2015, 02:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,797
Posted By dgkipp
Chevy water pump on flathead

I have been told that a chevy 348-409 water pump could be made to work on a ford flathead engine.Because of clearance problems it would be good move to try it. Anyone have any experience with this?...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-13-2015, 12:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,351
Posted By dgkipp
Chevy water pump on flat tie

Hi guys , am in the process of putting a blower on my flat head. I have been told that a 348 chevy pump can be used with an adaptor. anyone have any experience. I can't use the original pumps because...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-27-2015, 05:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 911
Posted By dgkipp
Re: Adjust headlights

Thanks for the reply, the 35 has a permanent mount headlight bracket bolted at the bottom to the fender.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-27-2015, 02:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 911
Posted By dgkipp
Adjust headlights

Hi Guys, I have a 35 ford and my problem is the bugeye headlights mounted on the fenders are pointed way to high. There is no adjustment in the inside of light which I converted to 12 volt LEDs. How...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-16-2015, 04:51 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,508
Posted By dgkipp
Installing battery disconnect

Hi guys, want to install battery disconnect on my 35.
Which battery wire should be interrupted the positive or negative ,or does it matter?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-15-2015, 07:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,113
Posted By dgkipp
Re: Super 97 carb tips?

Mallory electronic
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-14-2015, 01:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,200
Posted By dgkipp
Re: To much oil pressure?

We are using Mobil 1 15w 50
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-14-2015, 11:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,200
Posted By dgkipp
To much oil pressure?

Hi Guys, my rebuilt 8ba with motor city flathead oil pump system. Runs great no oil leaks.
At 3500 rpm is showing 70 pounds oil pressure, at 25 at hot idle. I see where most guys are trying to get...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-14-2015, 11:33 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,113
Posted By dgkipp
Re: Super 97 carb tips?

Thanks again for taking the time to reply.
Yes the carbs are the speedway brand, I have not given up on them yet.
Live and learn ! At this point I have an original stromberg 97 as the primary and...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-14-2015, 09:10 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,113
Posted By dgkipp
Super 97 carb tips?

Hi guys, purchased a triple carb manifold and new super 97 carbs to run on my warmed over 8ba. having some tuning problems . We are using progressive linkage using a primary and two secondary carbs...
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