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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-08-2021, 12:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 633
Posted By Roger W Gerow
Re: mailing water pumps for rebuilding

I also shipped water pumps to Skip. Thought I had packed them will with "peanuts" packing. Well, Skip contacted me informing that one of the pulleys was broken. Said the best way to pack water...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-15-2021, 12:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 582
Posted By Roger W Gerow
Re: 1932 Ford horn needing to make it 12 volt

There is a device in the Model a catalogue that you place inside the cover on your horn to make this happen.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-25-2020, 04:06 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,687
Posted By Roger W Gerow
Re: Merry Christmas from Washington State

Might as well join in. I was born in Monroe, Wa in 1935, went in the Navy in September 1955. Currently living in SE Washingtom state.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-13-2020, 01:48 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,872
Posted By Roger W Gerow
Re: I am hiding in my garage from my wife

Some people are just plain LUCKY. I married a hair dresser!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-20-2020, 01:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 865
Posted By Roger W Gerow
Re: Used parts source

Are you describing the 3 nuts that are used to mount the oil filter? If so, I have three in my stash. They are available.
Roger
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-11-2020, 01:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,178
Posted By Roger W Gerow
Re: 1941 vs. 1940 Columbia Controls

[QUOTE=philipswanson;1860650]Thanks for the diagrams. They are a big help. Where can I get these in print?

Phil Swanson[/QUOTE Phil, To copy his post just click on the #4 and #5 on...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-18-2020, 03:01 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,168
Posted By Roger W Gerow
Re: I guess its time ???

Keep buying green bananas!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-09-2020, 06:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 631
Posted By Roger W Gerow
Re: '47 Fordor Generator Question

I have a questionable generator too. What is the correct method to make a generator motor?


Thanks, Roger
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-29-2020, 04:21 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,312
Posted By Roger W Gerow
Re: Broke down

When it's running again, consider giving the donkeys a ride home.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-19-2020, 04:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 861
Posted By Roger W Gerow
How to make a copy of a post

For those of you who want/need to make a copy of a post. Put your pointer on the post # at the top of the post. Such as post #1 Post #2 etc. Every once in a while I want to copy a post for my...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-15-2020, 02:02 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 10,540
Posted By Roger W Gerow
Re: 8BA compression issues

Re #12 above. Before any removal of parts I would try squirting regular motor oil in the cylinders first.-
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-13-2019, 02:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,843
Posted By Roger W Gerow
Re: Tranny info and test?

Thoughts on tranny. You could use this '32 case and install a complete gear set from a later tranny that has later synchronizers. This requires the correct top. A bracket can be make for the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-28-2019, 01:41 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,228
Posted By Roger W Gerow
Re: antifreeze?

A little off topic but, does antifreeze have a shelf life? I have a couple of gallons that have been sitting on shelf for several years.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-19-2019, 02:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,193
Posted By Roger W Gerow
Re: Unrelated thought while working on my Car

I told her I thought she was turning into a "Biblical Cook". She asked what did I mean? You're always serving up a burnt offering. She has a frying pan in her hand at the time. I now have six...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-11-2019, 09:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 854
Posted By Roger W Gerow
Re: 6 volt compaiison positive ground LED tail light, brake light stop light

Does the use of these bulbs require changing the flasher unit?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-20-2019, 07:05 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,231
Posted By Roger W Gerow
Re: 1932 serial number starts with D5

The serial/VIN number is a unique number assigned by the vehicle manufacturer when the vehicle is assembled. Therefore the two terms are synonymous.
Forum: Early V8 06-26-2019, 12:13 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 462
Posted By Roger W Gerow
1940 Ford Tudor

Check this car out on ClassicCars.com. Only 600 miles since restoration. Too nice for me to drive. Don't want to risk any damage or rock chips. After viewing the pictures if you have any...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-27-2019, 12:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,116
Posted By Roger W Gerow
Re: LED lights

Re #6 above. Would the same remedy work on my "51 instrument cluster?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-25-2019, 05:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 999
Posted By Roger W Gerow
Re: curious about engine number

Back in 1961 I bought a 1947 Ford coupe that after owning a while felt that it was quite original. I was the third owner and it was still in the same city where purchased new. I pulled the heads...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-29-2018, 01:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,715
Posted By Roger W Gerow
Re: Odyssey Battery

Sure wish they were offered in 6 volts.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-14-2018, 02:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 949
Posted By Roger W Gerow
Re: How To Remove An Amp Gauge

Chap,


Thanks, will give it a try. Might be a while, my friend and I are not as fast these days as we used to be. Will let your know the results.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-13-2018, 04:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 949
Posted By Roger W Gerow
Re: How To Remove An Amp Gauge

I wish I knew how to post pictures. Would have helped solve issues in the past. I'm unable to scrunch down under like I used to. My friend, who is not familiar with the car, did his best to look...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-11-2018, 08:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 949
Posted By Roger W Gerow
How To Remove An Amp Gauge

The amp gauge needs to be replaced in my "51 Ford Coupe. Is there an easy way to make that happen? Does the gauge cluster, when the proper nuts are removed, come out of the dash towards the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-03-2018, 01:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,810
Posted By Roger W Gerow
Re: EAB carburetor-how can you tell?

My favorite car at this time is an all stock '51 Ford coupe. Located a carb with 1 1/16th center section. The engine runs fine and I can feel a bit more power on acceleration in 1st and 2nd gear.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-27-2018, 02:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,052
Posted By Roger W Gerow
Re: Ignition Switch 1951 Ford

Thanks for your information. Will give it a try.
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