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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 08:05 AM
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Posted By shoe box Jack
Re: standard ford with a 331 rear gear

Thanks JWL for the info. we are going to try it this spring. Jack.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-24-2021, 01:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 260
Posted By shoe box Jack
standard ford with a 331 rear gear

My friend has a 1950 ford he would like to try a 331 gear out of a 51 automatic ? will it be to much gear? the 50 is stock. thanks for any info. Jack. the car has a 3.78 now,
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-17-2021, 11:50 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,125
Posted By shoe box Jack
Re: using the stock mechanical fuel pump with electric

Not a good idea to use both. If the stock one quits the full pump could have a split diaphragm and the elec. could fill the oil pan. Jack
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-03-2021, 07:50 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,266
Posted By shoe box Jack
Re: No politics

Thank you Ryan, for all you do. Jack.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-26-2020, 01:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 402
Posted By shoe box Jack
Re: 2020 roundup Part 1: Mart's Garage Video Selection Box!

Thanks Mart. Merry Christmas. Jack. Ontario Canada,
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-26-2020, 01:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 402
Posted By shoe box Jack
Re: 2020 roundup Part 1: Mart's Garage Video Selection Box!

Thanks Mart. Merry Christmas. Jack. Ontario Canad,
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-14-2020, 02:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 880
Posted By shoe box Jack
Re: Westach 6 volt tachometer

Looks great, thank you. Jack.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-14-2020, 01:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 880
Posted By shoe box Jack
Re: Westach 6 volt tachometer

Hi Dave, I just looked at their web site the tach I looked at has a 2inch face with chrome bezel at $144.65. did you have to drill the dash? Thanks for any info Jack. just xmass shopping for my 49...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-16-2020, 10:32 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,498
Posted By shoe box Jack
Re: Dennis Carpenter, R.I.P.

Very sad news. Jack
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-26-2020, 12:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 612
Posted By shoe box Jack
Re: storage

Thanks for the info. I'm going to use the repellent with windows up with full tank of high test and stabellizer .Jack
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-24-2020, 01:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 612
Posted By shoe box Jack
storage

Hy guys, Is it a good idea to leave the windows down a little when in storage?? thanks for any info. Jack.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-15-2020, 12:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,550
Posted By shoe box Jack
Re: Dawsonville Moonshine Festival

Ken, when is the date. Jack
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-14-2020, 10:59 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 264
Posted By shoe box Jack
6 volt battery

HI guys,just a little news on my OD. The od. only worked part time I replaced all the electric parts and still part time I left the parking lights on 3 weeks ago and ruined the bat. Installed a new...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-29-2020, 02:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 478
Posted By shoe box Jack
Re: The Merc In Autumn

Thank you for the ride. Jack.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-26-2020, 05:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 385
Posted By shoe box Jack
starter button

The starter button on the 49, you have to push very hard on it to work. I have a 49 51 shop manual and there is nothing in there on replacement ? Thanks for any help. Jack.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-26-2020, 11:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 493
Posted By shoe box Jack
Re: Pressurizing the oil system before initial startup

What we used to do is fill the oil pump with STP fill the engine with 15 40 roll the engine over on starter with no plugs less then 1/2 minute have full pressure . Jack.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-25-2020, 01:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 924
Posted By shoe box Jack
Re: New Rebuild Overheating

I had the same problem with the 49 7years ago after losing half the summer I changed the intake end of problem . Jack.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-24-2020, 10:21 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 211
Posted By shoe box Jack
over drive cabel

While driving the 49 the OD. cable works it,s way down in OD then goes into free wheeling?. Has anyone had this problem .So far I have a large clothe pin on the cable it works. Jack.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-20-2020, 07:28 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 819
Posted By shoe box Jack
Re: E 3 spark plugs

Thanks 51 Merc. It looks like they are pre. gaped?. Jack.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-19-2020, 03:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 819
Posted By shoe box Jack
E 3 spark plugs

Watching NASCAR they are advertising E 3 spark plugs, has any one tried them. Jack
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-19-2020, 10:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 369
Posted By shoe box Jack
Re: 49 ford push button radio

Thanks Tom, your wright there is only 1 AM station I could find. I would rather listen to the smittys anyway . Jack
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-18-2020, 01:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 369
Posted By shoe box Jack
49 ford push button radio

HI guys how do I set the push buttons on the radio so it will stop on the station ?. thanks, Jack
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-02-2020, 01:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 884
Posted By shoe box Jack
Re: Won't go into overdrive when hot.

Thanks Mac. VP. Just ordered a 4 wire 6 volt relay. Thanks; Jack. [49 ford.]
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-01-2020, 12:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 884
Posted By shoe box Jack
Re: Won't go into overdrive when hot.

Hi guys; I'm having the same problem with the 49 is there a 4 wire 6 volt relay ?. thanks for any info. Jack.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-22-2020, 06:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 403
Posted By shoe box Jack
Re: addvertising

Thanks guys. I started over as a new member and all is good. Jack.
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