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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-08-2021, 04:26 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,727
Posted By MABidwell
Re: Axle Key Installation

Thanks to everyone who offered advice.

I stopped working on it yesterday thinking that I might have to replace a damaged axle - so dismantle everything I've spent the past few months working on!...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-07-2021, 12:48 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,727
Posted By MABidwell
Axle Key Installation

46 Super Deluxe

Trying to install rear hubs and Iím having trouble getting it to slide far enough over the axle to get the seal, washer and nut on to tighten it down. Iím assuming the problem is...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-17-2021, 11:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 376
Posted By MABidwell
Re: Rear Engine Mount?

So, the mystery part was part of the old mount and it just separated from the main frame over time?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-17-2021, 10:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 376
Posted By MABidwell
Re: Rear Engine Mount?

Thanks for responding. I probably should have included a bit more information.

I do have part #6068 (new from D. Carpenter - the rubber on the original was shot).

The piece that was bolted to...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-16-2021, 02:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 376
Posted By MABidwell
Rear Engine Mount?

1946 Super Deluxe

Iím trying to figure out if the rubber backed engine/transmission support assembly should be bolted down to the frame bracket with the pan head bolts that hold the saddle (?) to...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-20-2021, 08:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 339
Posted By MABidwell
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-20-2021, 05:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 339
Posted By MABidwell
Radiator Support Cross Bar

Iím wondering if the bar I have is bent. I know thereís a curved section towards one end, but thereís another indent on the other end that doesnít seem right. Anybody know what to look for here? Iím...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-05-2021, 03:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 373
Posted By MABidwell
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-05-2021, 01:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 373
Posted By MABidwell
Shackle Stud Replacement

I've been searching for KR Wilson BV-121tool to replace my shackle studs (I have NOS studs), but no luck so far. So, I'm thinking about modifying a C clamp with the guides that can be fabricated. ...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-06-2021, 06:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 949
Posted By MABidwell
Re: Pinion Bearing Lubrication

Thanks, everyone for the advice on this.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-05-2021, 10:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 949
Posted By MABidwell
Pinion Bearing Lubrication

Getting ready to re-assemble the pinion gear assembly and want to know if I should pack the three bearings with grease or just a little gear oil (140W) beforehand. I know the bearings will be...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-31-2018, 09:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 914
Posted By MABidwell
Re: Leaf Spring Grease Fittings

Thanks everyone for the input. My hunch was that taking a cage nut with flanges and then working with them to get them into to metal wrap was the best solution. Also appreciate the advice on the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-30-2018, 11:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 914
Posted By MABidwell
Leaf Spring Grease Fittings

I'm working on a 1946 Ford Super Deluxe station wagon (woodie) that has metal wrapped leaf springs. Each spring has two zerks embedded in the wrap. The zerks are mounted in a special cage nut that...
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