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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-03-2021, 01:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,896
Posted By Pandersen33
Re: Noise from oil pan?

Thanks for the suggestions. I have called the builder and he has not responded. Could be due to health issues but we’ll see. Removed the belt from the alternator and noise seems to have gonna...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-02-2021, 08:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,896
Posted By Pandersen33
Noise from oil pan?

Well i seem to have developed quite the noise that seemd to be coming from the oil pan? The best I can describe is it sounds like some pebbles in the pan and a slapping noise like a frayed belt. ...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-17-2020, 12:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 593
Posted By Pandersen33
Re: Roof rack

My roof rack would be for hockey equipment and such so a rear luggage rack would make it smell like exhaust.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-16-2020, 11:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 593
Posted By Pandersen33
Roof rack

Is there any bolt on style roof rack available for a 35 sedan? I wouldnt mind modifying the rack to fit but definitly dont want to drill into my car. Ive seen those drip rail clamp-on type but my...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-24-2020, 02:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 448
Posted By Pandersen33
Intake gasket failure

Ive noticed now on 2 seperate engines that im having an issue of the outside of the heat riser holes tearing away from the intake gasket. Is this a common issue or should I be looking for a cause? ...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-11-2020, 05:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,255
Posted By Pandersen33
Re: Model A Ford Trunks

I was able to make mone by cutting kerfswhere the bend was and forming over the sides. I tried to soak/steam and just wasted money on firewood. Looks tacky from the underside but its usually closed.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-05-2020, 05:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 463
Posted By Pandersen33
Re: 1935 coupe-transmission removal

Ive taken it out the inside several times now. Actually pretty quick if everything goes the way it should. Maybe 2 hours or so. If you pulled the tranny mount off and obviously the shift tower im...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-12-2020, 02:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 717
Posted By Pandersen33
Re: Rough spot

The 41t is on the heads. Nothing cast on the bellhousing. The vibrations happens in neutral or on the road. Had the flywheel balanced with the clutch cover before install. This happened wth both...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-11-2020, 09:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 717
Posted By Pandersen33
Rough spot

Ive got my rebuilt 41T motor swapped into my 35 sedan. It seems as though there is a rough spot right around 2100 -2400 rpm. Is this standard on these flatheads? The original motor had a little...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-13-2020, 05:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,247
Posted By Pandersen33
Re: Crab distributor initial setup

Thanks for all the suggestions. Looks like ill be pulling it back apart!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-12-2020, 05:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,247
Posted By Pandersen33
Crab distributor initial setup

Im trying to install an electronic crab distributor -speedway 910-8353 in my 39 motor. The engine starts and runs but id like to get some more info on adjustments. Is this thing adjusted by...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-28-2020, 03:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 534
Posted By Pandersen33
Reverse eyed spring with Mitchell OD?

Has anyone done this? I am working on a 35 sedan and would like it to sit just a bit lower. However the Mitchell OD doesnt look like it has too much more room over it. Just curious if I need to...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-12-2020, 01:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,183
Posted By Pandersen33
Re: Flywheel/clutch suggestions?

No problems with chatter. Just kind of cheap insurance to not pull this motor back out. Definitly replacing the disc tho! I know there is a million shops out there but i’ve gotten ahold of 1 that...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-12-2020, 01:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,183
Posted By Pandersen33
Re: Flywheel/clutch suggestions?

So is this the 28-34 style clutch/pressure plate that i need to order?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-12-2020, 12:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,183
Posted By Pandersen33
Re: Flywheel/clutch suggestions?

Ok so looks like Ill go with the earlier flywheel with the 9 seeing as I can barely find a machine shop around here that will resurface/balance a flathead flywheel and thought I was crazy about...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-09-2020, 06:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,183
Posted By Pandersen33
Re: Flywheel/clutch suggestions?

Ok so use the current 11” flywheel and get a 9” pp and clutch? What is the downside of the 36 setup? Is it heavier or somethin? Also what would be the downside of the 11” clutch? Thanks for all the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-09-2020, 03:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,183
Posted By Pandersen33
Flywheel/clutch suggestions?

Ive started swapping my tired 35/36 motor trans combo for a rebuilt 39 combo. Currently the 39 setup has what appears to be a flywheel and pressure plate for an 11 clutch. The original is setup...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-10-2020, 01:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,697
Posted By Pandersen33
Re: 38 heads

Im positive this is a 24 stud engine with center outlets. I just wanted to make sure there was no issue with waterways or clearance for some wierd reason since it is a 38 and all those heads called...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-08-2020, 06:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,697
Posted By Pandersen33
Re: 38 heads

Thanks. I was looking at the finned aftermarket like the edelbrock or offy heads but they all say 39-48.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-08-2020, 04:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,697
Posted By Pandersen33
38 heads

Anyone know if all the 24 stud center outlet heads are interchangeable? I have a 38 24 stud that im toying with some aftermarket heads on. However when browsing everything says 39 or later but im...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-16-2020, 02:39 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,049
Posted By Pandersen33
Re: High compression head

Looking for a cast iron 7:1 as well.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-01-2020, 03:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,126
Posted By Pandersen33
Re: Copper in oil?

Im 90 percent sure this is copper. Unfortunately i did t spot it oluntil i dumped the pan into a larger jug of other used oils.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-28-2019, 03:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,126
Posted By Pandersen33
Copper in oil?

I changed the oil on my 35 with what I believe to be the original motor. Just a tad bit of gray sludge on the cap which seems like good news but when inspecting the catch pan there are several...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-12-2019, 01:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 807
Posted By Pandersen33
29 right tail light

Is there a source for the right drum style tail-light without the license plate frame? ive found the light post and drum light but without the backing that is integrated into the license plate frame
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-25-2019, 05:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,473
Posted By Pandersen33
Re: Rebuilt engine

Thanks for the info. I have rebuilt a few engines but not flatheads. Definitly was going to pull the intake and oil pan and go from there. Oiling through the gauge port seems like my best bet is...
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