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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-27-2020, 03:39 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,194
Posted By Marvin/TN
Re: Removing transmission 1947 Mercury

I had a 48 Merc back in 57 or 58, Those Cluster gears were a little fraggle so I had to replace my Trans a few times. If I remember right I took it out from the bottom and put it back the same way....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-27-2020, 03:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 557
Posted By Marvin/TN
Re: Tool tray

My 46 Super Deluxe Coupe does not have one. My 46 does have a spare tire well that had a factory cover welded over it and never used a a spare tire well. I assume a different body style used it.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-17-2020, 12:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 495
Posted By Marvin/TN
Re: What hubcap is this?

I THINK it is a 38 or 39. I have one of them but just one. I also have some 36 hub caps, removed them from a customers car and installed new ones on his car.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-07-2020, 01:38 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,891
Posted By Marvin/TN
Re: What Gasoline that has NO ethanol in it?

Here in the Chatt TN area we have non ethanol gas at some stations, not all but some. I always use it in my small engine mowers, weed eaters, leaf blowers, etc. I mow over an acre about every 5 days...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-07-2020, 01:36 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,891
Posted By Marvin/TN
Re: What Gasoline that has NO ethanol in it?

Here in the Chatt TN area we have non ethanol gas at some stations, not all but some. I always use it in my small engine mowers, weed eaters, leaf blowers, etc. I mow over an acre about every 5 days...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-12-2020, 06:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 413
Posted By Marvin/TN
Re: Installing stainless trim on 46 runningboards

If you use silcone I hope you don't plane to do any paint work on the car. You will regret
using it if you do. This is comming from someone that had done collision repair and painting for over 50...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-30-2020, 12:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 523
Posted By Marvin/TN
Re: Help - Ford brake id

It looks like the Drums on my 46 Ford coupe
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-31-2020, 02:43 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,695
Posted By Marvin/TN
Re: AOD to flathead

I am putting an automatic in my 46 coupe, Kinda hard to drive a str shift with one leg.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-21-2020, 09:10 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,791
Posted By Marvin/TN
Re: Stainless steel Fords going to auction

You have to get a check first, I haven't got one yet, My wife get one, and so did my son and family but not me.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-18-2020, 09:48 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,003
Posted By Marvin/TN
Re: English language - a bit off topic

Having been married to a Brit for 56 years, I have to say we are two countries seperated by a common language
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-27-2020, 06:47 PM
Replies: 344
Views: 36,196
Posted By Marvin/TN
Re: Just wondering : what's your year of birth ?

7-7-40 and my A is a 1930. bought it in 1957 also have a 1946 Super Deluxe Coupe Sedan going under a full restoration at the moment.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-24-2020, 03:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 777
Posted By Marvin/TN
Re: It's Friday. Time for a Flathead video. Crusty Flatty Pt.11.

Yeah Mart, I have enjoyed all of your videos and look forward to the next one. By the way my wife is from Cambridge area. I was station at RAF Mildenhall back in the early
1960's in the USAF and...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-13-2020, 12:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,658
Posted By Marvin/TN
Re: Suspect several here have been there

Yep, I have a couple of the bottles and spouts but no rack/carrier for them
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-12-2020, 12:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 794
Posted By Marvin/TN
Re: How I Made Radio Hanging Bolts For My 34 Ford

I have a 34 glove box radio and face plate that someone could own very reasonable, I will never use it. I will be lucky to get the two cars I have now before I take that dirt nap.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-12-2020, 12:43 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,151
Posted By Marvin/TN
Re: cooper tires

I just bought two Cooper tires for the front of my Pick up, and very satisfied with them. I have been using Good Years on both my truck and car but the last set I got for my truck
were crap. I will...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-03-2020, 03:39 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,753
Posted By Marvin/TN
Re: 1933 essex terraplane. John Dillinger's favorite car

I have a framed Print of the 37 Terraplane I did for my customer with his 37 in an original Terraplane AD of a beach location, wooden speed boat out in the water, a shadow of an airplane on the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-02-2020, 04:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,753
Posted By Marvin/TN
Re: 1933 essex terraplane. John Dillinger's favorite car

It was an Essex model Terraplane for 32 and 33, in 34 it became just Terraplane and went out of production in 1937. After 37 Hudson took what remaining parts and designed a 38 Hudson. I did a 1937...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-27-2019, 03:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,343
Posted By Marvin/TN
Re: installing radiator bottom hoses

I said this once before and I was raked over the coals thinking I was being vulgar but use a personal Lub such as KY, it is water soluable and does not harm rubber. Now if everyone will just keep...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-21-2019, 02:54 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 342
Posted By Marvin/TN
Re: 47-48 Ford clock

Maybe stop by a clock repair shop and ask them. I would think they would do it for nothing
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-18-2019, 02:27 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,933
Posted By Marvin/TN
Re: identify 59 Flathead V-8

Too bad I didn't see this sooner, I have a 59 AB that has been rebuilt with very low miles on it that I need to sell. I have a Rt leg amputation and need to install an engine with auto trans in my...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-08-2019, 02:44 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 5,556
Posted By Marvin/TN
Re: Do You Carry a Container of Gas in your Trunk?

Well I guess we could just drive our mower 5 miles tomthe nearest gas station and drive it back home, make one round the yard than go back to fil it up again...... NOT!!!
I do have a truck and I...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-08-2019, 02:35 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 5,556
Posted By Marvin/TN
Re: Do You Carry a Container of Gas in your Trunk?

yes you should always fill up gas tanks on the ground no matter plastic or metal. and always keep the nozzle in contact with the container. I wish I had a dollar for every gal of fuel I have put on...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-08-2019, 02:29 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 5,556
Posted By Marvin/TN
Re: Do You Carry a Container of Gas in your Trunk?

When I was stationed at RAF Mildenhall in the USAF back in the early 1960's I had a Morris Minor. The previous owner fitted a 5 US gal jerry can in the trunk/boot that was tied into the original gas...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-27-2019, 08:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 836
Posted By Marvin/TN
Re: Winter Storage

Maybe store them in one of those cheap foam coolers
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-27-2019, 04:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,693
Posted By Marvin/TN
Re: 8BA without trans bell housing?

Bell Housing is a seperate piece on 8ba Flat heads. It consists of a ring and a starter plate
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