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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 07:07 PM
Replies: 3
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Posted By Jack E/NJ
Re: dimmer switch 40-41

http://www.fordbarn.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=443384&stc=1&d=1601424328Go here instead. Jack E/NJ
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-26-2020, 08:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 591
Posted By Jack E/NJ
Re: pre-war bumper jack ID

https://www.fordbarn.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=443169&stc=1&d=1601170551Looks like a StJoe jack. Jack E/NJ
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-12-2020, 08:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 406
Posted By Jack E/NJ
Re: Oil dipstick rubber gasket

Try googling 'dipstick felt'. You might find something. If it was mine, I'd probably go to HomeDepot plumbing section and pick up a sheet of felt valve stem packing and make my own. Jack E/NJ
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-02-2020, 08:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 209
Posted By Jack E/NJ
Re: 32 amp gauges

If you can post a pix of the guage, we might be able to google an image file of the original face, print a reproduction copy on photograde paperstock, glue the copy on the old face plate followed by...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-02-2020, 05:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 344
Posted By Jack E/NJ
Re: Fuse Block & Coil Resistor for 38 Ford

https://www.ebay.com/itm/1933-1938-Ford-Coil-Resistor-Fuse-Terminal-Block-NOS-Ford-/184189084448


Jack E/NJ
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-30-2020, 08:25 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,884
Posted By Jack E/NJ
Re: Thread - I screwed up

>>>3/5NPT or some such>>>


No such. Better check with the shop which NPT fitting they installed. Jack E/NJ
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-25-2020, 04:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 539
Posted By Jack E/NJ
Re: Rubber fuel line failure

42Ford M-H (https://www.fordbarn.com/forum/member.php?u=70480)>>>This is kinda of a FYI post more than anything.>>>


Agreed. That's why it's best to avoid using rubber hoses on the pressure side...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-25-2020, 08:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 539
Posted By Jack E/NJ
Re: Rubber fuel line failure

Avoid rubber hoses on the pressure side of pumps. Jack E/NJ
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-05-2020, 08:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 409
Posted By Jack E/NJ
Re: NOS 1938-48 24 Stud Head Gaskets

Grease 'em. 8^) Jack E/NJ
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-02-2020, 03:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 574
Posted By Jack E/NJ
Re: Busted Crab but what happened?

Yes. 180* off. Picture on left is likely how the tab was misaligned 180* with cam slot. So tab didn't nest in the slot. Then when you tightened the bolts, the tab busted thru casting inside. Picture...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-02-2020, 01:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 221
Posted By Jack E/NJ
Re: clutch disc recommendations?

NOS is likely asbestos. Jack E/NJ
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-02-2020, 12:48 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,910
Posted By Jack E/NJ
Re: Should I be concerned?

>>> I took the family around the neighborhood last night.>>>


Did some of them have to ride around in the pickup bed? Jack E/NJ
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-30-2020, 11:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 573
Posted By Jack E/NJ
Re: Function trumps Awesome

>>>Runs great on just the primary>>>


Seems like the answer. Block the secondaries for the trip. Or try straight linkage to see how it goes. Jack E/NJ
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-30-2020, 07:49 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,092
Posted By Jack E/NJ
Re: What is this attached to the carb on 1936 Ford

If it was mine, I'd hafta remove the entire heater installation ASAP. Then carefully pack it away in a box. And store it somewhere just in case I ever want to use it for something. 8^) Jack E/NJ
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-28-2020, 06:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 571
Posted By Jack E/NJ
Re: Late 21 stud 85 with 14 mm plugs

>>>My info is right out of the Ford records.>>>


What Ford records? Please post a link, reference or image of these records that you have access to. Are they aluminum heads? Could be aftermarket?...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-28-2020, 03:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 571
Posted By Jack E/NJ
Re: Late 21 stud 85 with 14 mm plugs

>>>Has anyone else on here found '38 engine with 21 studs and 14mm spark plugs instead of the 18 mm?>>>


I haven't. But with a set of 18mm-14mm spark plug adapters from Amazon, i probably could...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-23-2020, 07:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 650
Posted By Jack E/NJ
Re: Random Tire Shortage Information

>>>Certainly not to be an alarmist,>>>owner casually mentioned that he was fully expecting a tire shortage>>>has a direct bearing on our hobby,>>>


He's probably setting you up for tire price...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-21-2020, 02:22 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,287
Posted By Jack E/NJ
Re: 7/16-14 thread chaser

This thread got complicated. 8^) Jack E/NJ
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-19-2020, 12:30 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,775
Posted By Jack E/NJ
Re: Fan came apart!!

my4dv8>>> Check your rivets for tightness.>>>


What rivets? The fan on the left came apart. The fan on the right is the way it's supposed to look from the factory. Notice any differences? 8^)...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-15-2020, 08:37 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,775
Posted By Jack E/NJ
Re: Fan came apart!!

>>>Just got it back on the road>>>


dd>>>this picture is an absolute badge of honor that I would have to leave AS IS!>>>


Agreed. Sort of like a christening including the radiator if it...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-15-2020, 08:28 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,775
Posted By Jack E/NJ
Re: Fan came apart!!

>>>is there a conversion kit that includes a fan and spacer that attaches to the new alternator? Is this sold as a complete unit?>>>


Maybe. But I made my own 10si/12si adapter to accommodate the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-15-2020, 04:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 322
Posted By Jack E/NJ
Re: Portable power for lightss, sm pwr equipt

>>>Ranger>>>I am in an 'independant living senior Apartment,' 1/2 mile from the location of the car.>>>


Exchange Merc location with the Ranger. Use an extension cord from your apartment to work...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-10-2020, 03:52 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,207
Posted By Jack E/NJ
Re: Copper coat gasket spray.

I prefer wheel bearing grease cuz I've used it for decades on many engines without a single issue either putting them on or taking them off including composition. 8^) Jack E/NJ
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-09-2020, 01:24 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,679
Posted By Jack E/NJ
Re: drum puller

Some folks have claimed this $18 HarborFreight tierod puller can also get the job done by filing the claws a bit to snug in the groove. Jack E/NJ
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-06-2020, 06:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 684
Posted By Jack E/NJ
Re: Floor shift in 53 f-100

>>>Why would you want to put in a floor shift?>>>


Everybody needs a floor shift these days even if an automatic. Almost every new car or truck has them now. 8^) Jack E/NJ
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