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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 09:42 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 448
Posted By JM 35 Sedan
Re: 36 running board question. . . .

Don, I'll be purchasing a copy of that 4th printing and hoping someday we will see a 5th printing that includes information on locations of fender welting and maybe even the differences between '35...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 07:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 325
Posted By JM 35 Sedan
Re: Engine mount bolts torque

Clem, I've never set those engine/transmission mounts, with rubber donut motor mounts to a specific torque reading. I usually tighten the nut to the point where the cotter pin can be inserted.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 07:29 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 448
Posted By JM 35 Sedan
Re: 36 running board question. . . .

Don, thank you so much for chiming in on this post to provide clarification, plus providing pictures of your great sketch details. I've always highly respected your final word on these 35 - 36 Early...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-28-2020, 04:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 448
Posted By JM 35 Sedan
Re: 36 running board question. . . .

I'll see if I took pictures of those areas as this bone stock/original 35 standard tudor slantback sedan came apart in the early 80's. I bought this car from the original owner, and also got his...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-28-2020, 11:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 516
Posted By JM 35 Sedan
Re: 1939 pedals

That's the way I chose to go on on a '35 tudor sedan that I converted to hydraulic brakes. Everything bolted up very well, with no cutting (sometimes known as butchering) of the frame. The only...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-28-2020, 09:01 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 594
Posted By JM 35 Sedan
Re: rear end identification

*Note....not all '37's (or '38's) left the assembly plants with a solid driveshaft, center of driveshaft bearing, and zerk grease fitting in center of torque tube. These were transition years between...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-28-2020, 06:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 448
Posted By JM 35 Sedan
Re: 36 running board question. . . .

The original '35/'36 Ford's that I've taken apart had fender welting at both ends of the running boards where they bolt to front and rear fenders, and also where boards bolt to frame.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-28-2020, 06:27 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 843
Posted By JM 35 Sedan
Re: 33 Tranny to Driveshaft Oil Leak

Most of these original '35-'48 Ford banjo rears that I've torn down for various reasons over the years (and its been quite a few) have had bad axel housing and front of torque tube lip seals that...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-27-2020, 09:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 254
Posted By JM 35 Sedan
Re: 35 roadster arm rests

I have them, or at least one on the driver's side front door of my '35 deluxe tudor sedan.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-27-2020, 09:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 200
Posted By JM 35 Sedan
Re: 1937 speedo gear failure/replacement

Are you referring to the speedometer drive gear that fits into the front driveshaft splines or the driven gear that mounts in what's sometimes called the turtle? Both of those speedometer gears...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-26-2020, 10:19 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,601
Posted By JM 35 Sedan
Re: 1932 V8 standard roadster update

Wow David, that's just gorgeous. Would love to see that in person....maybe at an EFV-8 Club Meet.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-25-2020, 02:39 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 797
Posted By JM 35 Sedan
Re: 32 Ford brake cross shaft assembly

I've rebuilt several '35/'36 brake cross shaft assemblies using oil impregnated bronze bushings that I purchased from McMaster Carr, and made new main shafts from standard CRS bar stock. This method...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-15-2020, 08:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 320
Posted By JM 35 Sedan
Re: 11-A Distributor Thread Size

The sealing required at this fitting would not be accomplished at/or by the 3/8-24 threads.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-13-2020, 09:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 436
Posted By JM 35 Sedan
Re: Melting M19 oil pump

I've used Melling M19 oil pumps for 20 years with no problems. I've personally put nearly 40k miles on my '35 fordor sedan that uses a Melling M19....not to be confused with the Melling M15 high...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-10-2020, 12:12 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 986
Posted By JM 35 Sedan
Re: 36 Can't Stop The Oil Pan Drain Plug Drip

Go back and read my last sentence at the end of post number 7.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-09-2020, 12:08 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 986
Posted By JM 35 Sedan
Re: 36 Can't Stop The Oil Pan Drain Plug Drip

I'm not too sure I would want to use Teflon tape on oil fittings, plugs, etc It's not inconceivable that pieces of that tape might get inside the oil pan, and get pulled into the oil flow system,...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-02-2020, 08:26 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,809
Posted By JM 35 Sedan
Re: Early Ford V-8 Club of America

Likewise, I've been getting my V-8 Times on time, and it's also my favorite.
Forum: Early V8 09-26-2020, 10:52 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 9,100
Posted By JM 35 Sedan
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-26-2020, 10:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 800
Posted By JM 35 Sedan
Re: 1934 Roadster For The Early Ford V-8 Foundation Museum

Good post "trulyvintage" on a great museum that just keeps getting better and better. Thank you Bill and JoAnn Fox for donating your beautiful '34 Ford Roadster, and also a big thank you to Bill Fox...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-25-2020, 10:41 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,396
Posted By JM 35 Sedan
Re: Noise in 2nd gear 39 Transmission

In reading Waltere's last post, it does not say he sent his failed transmission to Mac VP. He found another case and sent that to Mac for build or rebuild. Then swapped his defective trans with the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-22-2020, 09:35 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,746
Posted By JM 35 Sedan
Re: First 100 Miles!!! Or a touch more. My '39 Pickup

You did a beautiful job Gary, congratulations!!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-21-2020, 02:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,800
Posted By JM 35 Sedan
Re: Skip's rebuilt coils

Skip Haney numbers, date codes, and initials every coil he rebuilds. They can be ID'd immediately without the need to measure resistance. Anybody seeking specific information on his coils should call...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-20-2020, 05:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,800
Posted By JM 35 Sedan
Re: Skip's rebuilt coils

Pete, you are 100% correct. Skip Haney's processes and procedures for rebuilding these coils (and his other products) should be considered as proprietary information. These products represent his...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-18-2020, 11:08 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,800
Posted By JM 35 Sedan
Re: Skip's rebuilt coils

When I visited Skip Haney several years ago, he was not winding the coils himself. This operation was being outsourced at that time to an automated coil winding facility.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-18-2020, 10:43 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,327
Posted By JM 35 Sedan
Re: Cornhead grease and steering gear oil.

I did an experiment several years ago by mixing JDCH grease and the gear oil I normally use in the transmission and rear of my '35 fordor. It did initially mix well, and this mix did not separate...
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