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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 02:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 504
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: 348
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: 2,395
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: 651
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: 874
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: 1,853
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: 853
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: 2,474
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: 1,135
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: 647
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: 382
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: 382
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: 270
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: 448
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: 448
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: 1,130
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: 1,437
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: 679
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.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-27-2020, 03:22 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,372
Posted By my4dv8
Re: bent axle

Hopefully the parts I have for you tomorrow will get you started on the road to recovery. Think we have an axle and stubs. Just need to dig them out of the piling system .
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-23-2020, 06:45 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,979
Posted By my4dv8
Re: A mouse repellent that works

I know we getting OT but we use an ultrasonic pest repellant . It wasn’t the budget model as they do not work. It simply sends ultra sonic signals through the wiring . Never had a pest since.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-23-2020, 06:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 801
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Truck rear axle with torque tube

Axle, would this setup even work , does the rear axle on parallel leaves move slightly rearward on the hangers as the spring flattens ?? And adding a TT stops this ??
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-23-2020, 06:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 801
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Truck rear axle with torque tube

Yes just had a second look i thought it was an original never opened axle but it does seem a passenger car TT head with truck tubes , why?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-23-2020, 04:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 801
Posted By my4dv8
Truck rear axle with torque tube

We were give a decent looking rear axle with parallel spring mounts and obviously no provision for radius rods. But it appears to be set up for a torque tube as the pinion is 6 spline. I always...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-08-2020, 05:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 667
Posted By my4dv8
Re: 50 ford- broken hood cable, how to open hood ?

I know from experience it takes around1 1/2 hours to remove the grill to get at the latch , lots of words not exercised for a while got some practice.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-07-2020, 03:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,032
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Radius rods ball lube

We never ever had death wobble on our 32 with a worn out but well lubed ( leaked on ) wishbone ball rubber. But on an uneven turn or uneven crossing it would clonk some . Last thing I looked at of...
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