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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Today, 12:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 248
Posted By Tinker
Re: 2022 Great Race

its a timed event. Its about managing time not how fast you get from one stop to the next like a drag race. it's not a race, but really about time management and consistency. Cars from the 1890s to...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Today, 12:04 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 328
Posted By Tinker
Re: Problems Posting photos

I'm sure it will dude.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 11:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 346
Posted By Tinker
Re: Troubleshooting Help Needed - Restarting Issue '46 Tudor

Nothing to add. Great rundown or description.

Clicking solenoid usually means low power. or a charging issue. You can hop the solenoid to see if that is defective too with a screwdriver. Or on a...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 11:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 248
Posted By Tinker
Re: 2022 Great Race

Have a family member running this in 2022 with an old bmw. Did gfx for them a few years back for tv. A very neat race. My understanding is the last winner was within 13secs.


I plan to be there...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 10:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 155
Posted By Tinker
Re: 46 ford hard starting after driving

Let the fun begin. It could be coil, condenser, or carb. Or a combination. These fords are so simple they are complicated. I hope you well, keep asking questions I have no doubt guys will make it...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 10:49 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 328
Posted By Tinker
Re: Problems Posting photos

I'm guessing Pete you avoided my uploads! hahaha Once I upload them here they are out of my hand. Hope everyone is well!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 10:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 328
Posted By Tinker
Re: Problems Posting photos

Make sure to log out of fordbarn and all accounts. Restart your browser from time to time. Your computer too. They have updates. The meta data on your camera doesn't matter. I can upload images...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 10:21 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 328
Posted By Tinker
Re: Problems Posting photos

I see that expavr.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 10:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 375
Posted By Tinker
Re: Shipping car from Canada to US

If the seller is from Canada, put it on them to contact a broker. It's really not that difficult but just have to make some calls. Yes I've done it. As far as a transport company I'm not much help....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 10:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 328
Posted By Tinker
Re: Problems Posting photos

hope this helps......
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 09:52 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 328
Posted By Tinker
Re: Problems Posting photos

Why microsoft edge? I have not visited this site from my phone. So no idea about that.


Lets see if another barner can post them. I'm guessing the fordbarn is the redheaded step child to the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 09:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 473
Posted By Tinker
Re: identify this panel delivery

Very nice panel. Hope you save it!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 09:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 328
Posted By Tinker
Re: Problems Posting photos

No issue here. Probably a glitch in the matrix. It'll return.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 09:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 328
Posted By Tinker
Re: Problems Posting photos

They are tracking your meta-data bat! hahaha

It's all a simple answer. But it's complicated.

Probably a good idea to secure uploads on here from Ryan. Not sure the process. I'll give it a try.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 09:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 122
Posted By Tinker
Re: 39 Pickup Cab Mounting

Only thing is frame welping that was stapled to the wood. Model A same as 39 in bulk.


Also depending on access to the correct bolts, old valve springs can double as front cab springs. Use...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-24-2021, 11:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 453
Posted By Tinker
Re: Is it 6 Volt or not?

1954 was the first year for 12 volt cars. It's fair to understand the ignition systems went 6 volts for years after.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-21-2021, 10:27 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,328
Posted By Tinker
Re: nasty odor

Well that should get you through the driving season I hope.


Might have a loose throttle shaft and a flooding issue.

It might be a good way to judge the heat of a motor with your hand but I...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-19-2021, 12:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 572
Posted By Tinker
Re: '40 Wider Wheels?

I run 7.00 and 6 fronts on my stock rims with bia and tubes. Woe is me.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-19-2021, 12:22 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 572
Posted By Tinker
Re: '40 Wider Wheels?

Big/little aside. I ordered "tall" tires for my f150. Didn't need to change the rim width. Not cheap though.


Well if you go the otherway they will cost you also too...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-18-2021, 11:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 459
Posted By Tinker
Re: 1935-36 headlight differences

36 Buckets and the hollow bolts go to at least 38 trucks. The bucket bolts are hard to find.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-18-2021, 10:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,265
Posted By Tinker
Re: Vintage battery kill switch?

I leave a cable slightly loose and pull it off battery when not using. I also forget to do so and my vehicles doesn't drain the battery with a amp leak/short.

While it's off put a amp meter...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-18-2021, 10:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 421
Posted By Tinker
Re: Headlight

Looks like he/she may have a 41 ford with 53 motor... if his/her other posts are a clue.


I always wish the best to every poster and try to help. (not that I do). But you have to at least give...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-18-2021, 10:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 421
Posted By Tinker
Re: Headlight

My Telepathy is not working lately. I still need information conveyed manually.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-18-2021, 09:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 421
Posted By Tinker
Re: Headlight

He'd have to have some real Thin skin... or are you clairvoyant?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-18-2021, 08:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 421
Posted By Tinker
Re: Headlight

I'm not so fussed about labels, creating labels tell me more about you, then about me.

As mentioned, vehicle yr. I turn a knob on my steering wheel to put lights on. Believe that was till 49ish...
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