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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-14-2019, 06:07 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 463
Posted By KGS
Re: Water Pump Flow Rate

Here is a post from GM that may answer your question.
I have built a water pump test machine, tested the flow of pumps and did controled tests of engines for hundreds of hours over a 10 years...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-12-2019, 03:59 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 923
Posted By KGS
Re: 6V generator

I would contact the seller first and discuss your concerns. I don't know the terms of your sale but most sellers won't take back an electrical item if it has been used.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-11-2019, 10:49 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 692
Posted By KGS
Re: On the horn now

Not necessarily. Open up the relay and check the points. Carefully open the point gap and dress them up with a points file.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-08-2019, 06:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 654
Posted By KGS
Re: Tie Rod End Removal

The one on the left that Mart uses is available at NAPA.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-07-2019, 07:01 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,164
Posted By KGS
Re: 1935 Ford coupe heater

Beautiful cabin Waco! 1937?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-06-2019, 09:56 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 584
Posted By KGS
Re: Ford engine factory break in process

Thanks guys! Yes, they are the pics that I remember. Are there any sources that describe the process? I was sure I hadn't dreamed that:D
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-06-2019, 07:16 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 584
Posted By KGS
Ford engine factory break in process

I seem to recall a photo and a description of
a process from the thirties or forties that used

large electric motors connected to new engines

to run them in.
Can anyone verify this or have...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-04-2019, 05:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 470
Posted By KGS
Re: A head on B engine

Thanks. Will check it out.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-02-2019, 01:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 470
Posted By KGS
Re: A head on B engine

I'm not a Ford Four Banger guy so the

steam hole doesn't compute with me. Can
any of you guys fill us in? :rolleyes: Thanks
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-01-2019, 07:13 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 861
Posted By KGS
Re: Flathead repair

It could be something in the gas tank moving around
and blocking the fuel pickup tube, then releasing when

the engine is turned off.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-07-2019, 02:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,432
Posted By KGS
Re: Roy Nacewicz

And then there's Ray...:D

Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-02-2019, 03:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 800
Posted By KGS
Re: Orange/LA county recommendation for Diff. Rebuild

I would think seriously about replacing that axle. More than likely
it suffered some unusual stresses at some point which eventually
resulted in that failure. NOS or good used ones are still around.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-25-2019, 01:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 567
Posted By KGS
Re: Using a two post lift ?

Didn't someone roll a '40 Ford off of a four post lift a little while ago?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-24-2019, 06:31 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 405
Posted By KGS
Re: 32 Model B spark then no spark ?

I'm not sure if this applies since it a different type of switch but

I had the same problem with my '32 Plymouth.
It turned out that the ignition switch would go from good to intermittent
to bad...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-16-2019, 08:34 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 689
Posted By KGS
Re: 59A Engine Fitted with Truck water pumps

Yes, he does. Skip did two for me for my blower set-up.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-14-2019, 08:35 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,223
Posted By KGS
Re: Jensen S1

Gable Jensen looks to be a '36 to me...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-11-2019, 07:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 340
Posted By KGS
Re: fuel pump rebuild....

Consider replacing the flexible fuel line between the fuel line
from the tank and the fuel pump. They get old and crack allowing
air into the line but it won't leak fuel. They will also collapse...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-05-2019, 12:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,070
Posted By KGS
Re: Blackstone fuel pump

Charlie, did you check to see what the fuel pressure output is?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-05-2019, 07:12 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,322
Posted By KGS
Re: STOLEN RODSTER north of Denver

Colorado? They hang cattle rustlers in Colorado don't they? I see no difference here...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-30-2019, 11:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,274
Posted By KGS
Re: Solid State Voltage Regulator

Tub, Maybe this could be one of those "if you build it, they will come" moments. :D
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-28-2019, 05:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,274
Posted By KGS
Re: Solid State Voltage Regulator

Old thread but there seems to be a need for a solid state VR.

Had a discussion at the cruise night yesterday with a guy that
has gone through two "chinese built, not to be confused with
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-20-2019, 07:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 465
Posted By KGS
Re: Columbia Vacuum Plate

Russ, To get proper vacuum, make sure the plate you get pulls vacuum from
both venturies. There are some plates that only pull from one side. I think
they are for gas fed heaters.

Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-30-2019, 07:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 881
Posted By KGS
Re: Carb problem

Check out the "Second Chance Garage"


Look at the vacuum gauge readings that
are displayed there. The depictions there
show the actual...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-16-2019, 11:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 613
Posted By KGS
Re: Wiring

Try Tyree Harris (804) 556-5200.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-11-2019, 04:31 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,088
Posted By KGS
Re: Engine burns alot of oil but runs great

Some days, you just need a good laugh! Thanks CAS! Great story.:D:):p
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