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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-20-2020, 04:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 696
Posted By TonyM
Re: 1939 Sealed Beams

Yes, ugly as all hell.

Literally the first non original/non stock parts that I removed from my 1937 Ford when I got it home were those ugly sealed beams.

I am restoring the original...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-13-2020, 10:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 848
Posted By TonyM
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-10-2020, 08:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 848
Posted By TonyM
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-10-2020, 08:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 848
Posted By TonyM
Re: Antique Auto Radiator Repair and Restoration

Thanks, that is right down the road. The name instills confidence too.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-08-2020, 08:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 848
Posted By TonyM
Re: Antique Auto Radiator Repair and Restoration

And my maternal grandfather owned one of them.

Wolfe's Radiator Shop
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-08-2020, 05:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 848
Posted By TonyM
Antique Auto Radiator Repair and Restoration

Looking for a firm that repairs and restores Antique Auto Radiators
in the Chicago Metro / Northwest Indiana region.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-26-2020, 04:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 312
Posted By TonyM
Re: 1932 Model B and "18" part numbers

Wow. Ok, cool. Thanks. A BIG thanks DavidG.

I guessed wrong. Glad to get the true facts.

Always good info over here, not like that cesspool FaceBook.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-26-2020, 03:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 312
Posted By TonyM
1932 Model B and "18" part numbers

Do 1932 Ford Model B cars equipped with the 4 cylinder Model B engine share "18" part numbers with the rest of the 1932 V-8 product line? Or are all Model B parts specific to Model B. I am guessing...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-10-2020, 05:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,019
Posted By TonyM
Re: No Oil Pressure in 8BA

Great work. Good luck down the road.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-03-2020, 12:45 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 850
Posted By TonyM
Re: To those who've been there, original harness, am I fighting a loosing battle?

Agreed. Buy the correct harness and re wire the car.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-03-2020, 11:41 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,148
Posted By TonyM
Re: Ford rims ?? Wide

The date that they were manufactured is stamped on the wheel.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-26-2020, 04:19 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,570
Posted By TonyM
Re: 1936 Ford Roadster - Grant Fleming, Canada

Me and Grant used Ken Bounds' 1936 Roadster for the Route 66 Tour. Here we are after the tour and the lunch (2014 EFV8 C/A Central National Meet, Springfield, IL).
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-25-2020, 04:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 371
Posted By TonyM
Re: Happy Memorial Day!

An airplane similar to this one collided with a 1935 Ford while buzzing the beach during WW2.


2-21-1943. Galveston, Texas. A low flying Lockheed-Vega B-34 (AJ-240) collided with a 1935 Ford...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-21-2020, 03:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 382
Posted By TonyM
Re: 37 Gas Tank Mounting

Spring on one side only (driver's side I think). If you have the early type tank with sleeve that screws into the tank, the install will be a little easier. You will need to muscle it in--the tank...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-20-2020, 06:02 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 6,003
Posted By TonyM
Re: Jack recall, chinese junk from Harbor Freight

Exactly, as long as Americans want cheap, China (and Walmart) will provide it.

I do have two sets of Craftsman open ends and box end that say Made in USA. One set, purchased in the early 90s,...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-20-2020, 05:59 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 6,003
Posted By TonyM
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-20-2020, 12:35 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 6,003
Posted By TonyM
Re: Jack recall, chinese junk from Harbor Freight

If I can get half a dozen uses out of a Harbor Freight product before it fails, I consider it even.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-14-2020, 09:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 923
Posted By TonyM
Re: Dash color

According to the EFV-8 C/A 1935-1936 Ford Book:

"The 1935 standard instrument panel was painted maroon with matching knobs with white embossed letters. There was a vermillion stripe on either...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-29-2020, 02:12 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 9,184
Posted By TonyM
Re: engine photos

1937 Ford 221.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-21-2020, 09:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,127
Posted By TonyM
Re: 37 flatty questions

If it is 24 stud, then it is not a 1937 engine.

1937 engine is 21 stud.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-21-2020, 11:10 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,521
Posted By TonyM
Re: CD players look yuck so.... bluetooth!

Ford music from under the hood is all I need.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-20-2020, 12:50 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,388
Posted By TonyM
Re: Anyone catch it?

Exactly!!! Reality TV is Fake Garbage.

Even the car shows. No, especially the car shows.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-18-2020, 04:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,090
Posted By TonyM
Re: Frank Scheidt's 1937 brake video???

Because of the current crisis, and the massive unemployment that is predicted to follow, they will be very very lucky to get $16,000 for it. I have the same car (totally original), and I had no...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-18-2020, 11:51 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,388
Posted By TonyM
Re: Anyone catch it?

I use "Groovy" too.

It actually pre dates WW2 in US jazz circles.

Anita O'Day uses "groovy" in one of her songs from the ww2 era.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-17-2020, 06:32 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,135
Posted By TonyM
Re: My new to me '39

Did you sell the car?

I noticed a "sold" sign on the windshield in one of the photos.

I hope to buy a bone stock 1939 Coupe some day.
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