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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-16-2020, 02:22 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,556
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: Gets warm and quits running?

Glad its running but agree I never heard of an ignition switch that consistently waited waited till engine warm to quit running. Usually first bump did it. I do agree common issue usually is the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-14-2020, 10:55 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,404
Posted By AnthonyG
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-05-2020, 06:12 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,404
Posted By AnthonyG
Talking Re: Been in hospital 4 Spinal Surgery

Totally! Not sure what happened but think I pushed the wrong button on the Hot Tub Time machine cause I couldía swore I was 50 yesterday & woke up 70 today. :(!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-02-2020, 07:17 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,404
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: Been in hospital 4 Spinal Surgery

Thx again to all for all the support! All the stories coming back do well to make me feel all the alliance & positive recoveries! Gotta say again as One who loves to Drive, after 14 weeks not driving...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-30-2020, 04:02 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,404
Posted By AnthonyG
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-30-2020, 10:21 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,404
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: Been in hospital 4 Spinal Surgery

Hi all, finally got out of the hard neck brace! What a relief! Feeling pretty good, Doc’s r letting me drive��:)! I’m @ about 14 weeks since surgery & they tell me all good, can’t do full activity...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-07-2020, 11:08 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 171
Posted By AnthonyG
What yr for pickup truck Parallel front leaf springs

Hi guys, What year did ford pickups go parallel leafs front & rear? Thinking Ď42?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-02-2020, 08:24 AM
Replies: 385
Views: 53,850
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: New Poll, What Year Fords Do We Own?

Ď35 Tudor & Ď40 Pickup
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-11-2020, 09:40 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,404
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: Been in hospital 4 Spinal Surgery

:D thx for all the kind words, they do help keep the spirit up.
Best to u all!
AnthonyG
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-10-2020, 12:22 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,404
Posted By AnthonyG
Been in hospital 4 Spinal Surgery

Hi Guys, 1st let me thank God I came thru it all OK & am in a 1 yr recovery @ home now before playing w the toys again. Didnít know but Iíd had an injury Probly from football as a kid & must of...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-10-2020, 10:56 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,860
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: Installing Starter motor

I liked the scissor jack idea & kinda used the idea modified to what I had w a small rolling hydraulic jack. Drilled holes in the lift cup & used 14 gauge house wire stripped to attach starter to cup...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-05-2020, 10:16 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,860
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: Installing Starter motor

Thx Chap52, case is seated fully no gap so Iím good. As itís on secured on my bench already Iíll make sure it runs to b sure. It only had approx 2000 miles on it so Iím sure brushes r good. Ran...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-05-2020, 07:20 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,860
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: Installing Starter motor

On removing & now trying to reinstall the case did slide about 1/8”-1/4” before I slid back to correct position. I didn’t feel or hear anything dislodge. Any chance anything came apart? Thinking I’ll...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-03-2020, 03:37 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,860
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: Installing Starter motor

QUOTE=alanwoodieman;1894007]I use a soft copper wire wrapped around the starter bolt to hold together and then after bolts are started just pull wire out[/QUOTE]

Iíll b installing original old...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-03-2020, 10:06 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,860
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: Installing Starter motor

Having seen the diff between the new & old style now I see the start gear is an easier install. But would I be assuming correctly the new is an easier install via ‘case remains fastened together’...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-31-2020, 09:46 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,860
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: Installing Starter motor

Its an 8BA, donít know diff between old & new style? Included pic, not sure u can tell? Starter was on engine originally. I did engine work that required removal. So itís been installed & this is...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-27-2020, 08:03 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 890
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: New Clutch Slipping

If it’s still assembled make sure linkage is clean @ pivot points & check ur linkage for any slight bends that might bind. Small bit of grease on pivot points. When I assemble my ‘35 I had similar...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-27-2020, 07:31 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,860
Posted By AnthonyG
Question Installing Starter motor

Starter came out easy, reinstall fighting me. Getting gear past flywheel gear a struggle? Any tips or tricks? Iíve got 5/16-18 nuts holding starter case on. When if take them off to install the case...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-26-2020, 10:02 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,125
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: Torque tech.

I checked w a friend / client I used to visit @ his Machine shop when still working. He was kind enough to have his Quality Department Inspector check said torque wrench. The numbers he reported on...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-24-2020, 08:33 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 836
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: 1940 pickup carpeting?

I’ll Probly take existing carpet that has bound Edges & fit nicely to an interior shop & let them use as a pattern 2 make a new 1.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-19-2020, 07:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 836
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: 1940 pickup carpeting?

Not stock, firewall mounted dual Master cylinder.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-19-2020, 02:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 836
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: 1940 pickup carpeting?

Mine came w a nicely made w hems & cut perfect. Truck had a brake fluid leak Probly in storage that got left a long time & destroyed the carpeting. Looked like a bought item but starting to think...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-19-2020, 02:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 836
Posted By AnthonyG
1940 pickup carpeting?

Who can I get a precut & hemmed carpeting for a Ď40 Ford 1/2 ton cab? Thought itíd b easy 2 find? Not! :eek:
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-18-2020, 02:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 336
Posted By AnthonyG
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-18-2020, 02:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 336
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: Starter motor Ground path

Correct grounding was installed 6yrs ago when during original build including grounding features & New harness. Never had an issue w starter or any electrical issues. My concern is all the new engine...
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