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Forum: Early V8 07-11-2021, 02:49 AM
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Posted By my4dv8
78 series transmission

We are seeking a fairly decent 78 series transmission 1937 to 39 but a decent side sift trans would be great also, i am sure we can locate an useable 39 housing , shifter may be a different issue As...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-28-2021, 02:56 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,439
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Need Advice on Removing Broken off Stud and Head

I vote no to the hole saw idea. I have a pair of Offy heads here some forgotten clown tried to to hole saw some of the frozen fasteners ,now the heads are just wall art. They also tried to drill out...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-24-2021, 03:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 677
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Rear top wood question

We have ordered the book , but by the time that gets down under i am sure we will be done.
I have tried to post a picture of the wood top bow by the centre metal roof rail but upload keeps failing ,...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-19-2021, 03:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 685
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Shocked by the Horn!!!!

Ha , our 49 coupe did the same thing , unpleasant surprise from time to time. Fixed the issue by fitting a crestliner anniversary wheel.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-18-2021, 11:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 677
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Rear top wood question

Are these the books you refer to?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-18-2021, 11:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 677
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Rear top wood question

Unfortunately we do not have that book , and probably with terribly slow delivery to down under would not get it for maybe 3 months. But will search for the book . Am waiting on some rear gears they...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-16-2021, 02:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 677
Posted By my4dv8
Rear top wood question

We got the 28 tudor missing darn near everything , so it was a big jigsaw puzzle with most parts missing. I have searched but cant seem to find a relevant picture of what goes behind the metal...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-17-2021, 02:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 871
Posted By my4dv8
Re: led tail light bulbs

LEDs that are part of the red lens are super bright, no doubt about it. I cant comment on bulbs.
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 04-30-2021, 02:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 617
Posted By my4dv8
Seized t engine

Ok , we have a decent 27 T available but it has a very seized engine. While anything is possible,is it feasible to fit an A or B engine into a T. Clearly I know little about the Model T.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-18-2021, 02:24 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,984
Posted By my4dv8
Re: crash

Sheeets. But are you Ok physically . Emotionally destroyed I imagine. I am shedding tears for you. And you more than likely didn’t even get a chance to try out the new brakes you recently fitted. Let...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-12-2021, 12:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 763
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Day out in the 33

Awesome Lawrie . Love it , get out and enjoy and create great memories. We just came back from a week away in our 32 3W . Had a real blast with good buddies on the road, though our roads are much...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-29-2021, 02:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,115
Posted By my4dv8
Re: V8 youtube video

Very nice build. But obviously speedway motors had some input with parts and the offshore 97 carb copies. Otherwise very nice video,
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-21-2021, 01:33 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,352
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Another find 32 tudor

Superb car. Lucky caretaker to preserve the history it has earned, especially being an early 32 with the special early delete parts.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-17-2021, 01:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 957
Posted By my4dv8
Re: How Manny Country's are on Ford Barn

Go to community, member list, advanced. Put in country ,and pretty much every country in the world comes up , i put in a few unsuspecting ones and they had lots of members.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-03-2021, 01:40 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,043
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Electric steering

We had an electric PS unit off a Suzuki swift . Brief moment of contemplation for our 49 . Nope bad Idea , went to a GM rack and PS pump.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-02-2021, 11:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,355
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Adding a Coolant Overflow Tank

You should not be loosing coolant when its cold start. When it gets hot ,yes. If you have a 7lb cap,which an 8BA will tolerate,( maybe even more) a recovery tank with a recovery cap will work great.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-27-2021, 02:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 741
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Cobwebs/black soot & oily plugs

Unfortunately when plugs are fouled from no long hot runs they stay fouled , well my engine guy says you cant satisfactorily clean bad plugs.
Perhaps leave the fouled plugs in Apatchy for your...
Forum: Early V8 02-23-2021, 01:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 416
Posted By my4dv8
Re: V8 60hp rear axle gears 4.44

Found a set ,Ok , still hoping there is a set out there.
Forum: Early V8 02-16-2021, 01:21 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 416
Posted By my4dv8
Found a set . 4.44

Found a set . We are seeking a decent set of 4.44 v8 60 ring and pinion matched gears . Yes we plan an overdrive . Thanks .
Forum: Early V8 02-05-2021, 09:58 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 296
Posted By my4dv8
Columbia ,no. Longer seeking

Change of plan. No longer seeking
We a seeking a reasonable condition Columbia rear 2 speed axle , preferably 35/36 style but we could make any early width axle fit as long as it has the small...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-12-2021, 08:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 487
Posted By my4dv8
Re: 1937 RHD Sedan Dual Exhausts

Yep LH And RH have ports bolts on different angles.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-12-2021, 01:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 487
Posted By my4dv8
Re: 1937 RHD Sedan Dual Exhausts

50 merc in our 32 with 37 cross steering , used stock 50 merc manifolds on rh side and cut off cross over at the front of exhaust manifold . Sorry canít remember what LH side was but dont think it...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-07-2021, 04:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,188
Posted By my4dv8
Re: steeringbox parts for RH Drive 1934

NEW 1932-34 Ford 15:1 RHD Steering sector / worm gear set 46-3524/75-RHD
1935fordtn has one on ebay and is a great guy to deal with.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-06-2021, 01:50 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,557
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Generator Pulley Missing Coolaing Vanes

That pulley needs to go in file 13 . Post on the wanted listing for a new one.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-03-2021, 10:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 726
Posted By my4dv8
Re: 3.55 rear end ratio

Originally ,39 mercury I believe . We found a 39 mercury pinion and crown wheel local , just had to cut off the full length pinion and respline it to std. ford 6 spline length.
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