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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-28-2019, 11:55 AM
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Re: 41 shock replacement

Thanks for the response I contacted him and he is cheaper then apple hydraulics and knows his stuff. I appreciate your recommendation . Thanks again
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-27-2019, 03:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 236
Posted By hombres ruin
41 shock replacement

Hi guys. I am looking to replace the rear stock shocks on my 41 coupe. I was wondering has anyone had any issues or dealing with apple hydraulics which rebuild these stock shocks. They seem...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-23-2018, 03:40 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,568
Posted By hombres ruin
Re: Where do these people come from? My laugh for the day.

I had a 50 ford custom,done in the kustom style.I was in the taco shop when some lady asked if that was my studebaker,i said no thats my ford,she said your wrong its a studebaker,i said " are you...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-19-2018, 03:36 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,742
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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-19-2018, 03:33 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,742
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Re: Can a Flathead get oil in the radiator?

I changed out the water pumps for the sealed bearing type and they work very well. When I drained the rad the water was clean some sludge debris where the pumps were. I didnít flush the engine I just...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-04-2018, 05:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,354
Posted By hombres ruin
Re: Water pump query

Vanpelt has a new impeller design and sealed bearings. I tried to contact Him on the H.A.M.B. but haven’t heard back. I was thinking of getting a set but didn’t know if they were different from...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-03-2018, 08:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,354
Posted By hombres ruin
Water pump query

Hi guys .. I heard the water pumps vanpelt sell are pretty good.. any one have them ? Are they the same as drakes?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-29-2018, 07:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,742
Posted By hombres ruin
Re: Can a Flathead get oil in the radiator?

I am still getting some oil which I know is oil on the under side of the radiator cap and smal traces on the water surface. The drives side pump has some play on the pulley head where the belt goes...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-10-2018, 02:41 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,742
Posted By hombres ruin
Re: Can a Flathead get oil in the radiator?

Seems that the water pump is the culprit since it’s only trace amounts of oil the bushing may be worn out in the pump. I will send them to skip and take it from there I guess. Don’t know what else it...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-09-2018, 07:27 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,742
Posted By hombres ruin
Re: Can a Flathead get oil in the radiator?

Update so far .. I drove the 41 all day Saturday last week and I came back today and opened the rad cap and their was oil, it has to be. It was slippery and an oil feel to it and consistency. It was...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-07-2018, 06:41 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,742
Posted By hombres ruin
Re: Can a Flathead get oil in the radiator?

I am using original water pumps I believe. I am using water and water wetter which is completely compatible with aluminum radiators. I am not using anti freeze. Are you saying that the additive...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-06-2018, 10:38 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,742
Posted By hombres ruin
Re: Can a Flathead get oil in the radiator?

Thanks for the reply’. Seems like I have a dirty block. I don’t have water loss nor water in the coolant. Seems extremely hard to get oil in the coolant . And it may well be a fungus as the stuff in...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-05-2018, 05:52 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,742
Posted By hombres ruin
Can a Flathead get oil in the radiator?

Hi guys. We hear of water in the oil but can a Flathead get oil in the water. The reason I ask is this. I have a stock 41 coupe. New radiator and new top and bottom hoses. They have been on the ride...
Forum: Early V8 03-29-2018, 05:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 380
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Forum: Early V8 03-28-2018, 04:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 380
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Forum: Early V8 03-26-2018, 10:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 380
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Forum: Early V8 03-24-2018, 12:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 380
Posted By hombres ruin
1941 deluxe bumper guards

Two 1941 bumper guards from a deluxe coupe. Solid pieces, chrome is good for a daily driver but if showing re chrome would be done. No rust. $80 for both. Thanks for looking
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-28-2018, 12:51 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,371
Posted By hombres ruin
Re: Oil again

simple..lucas makes oil for these specific cars with zinc called hot rod and classic oil. its perfect for these engines.I use it in my 41 qand never had a problem.amazon sells it
Forum: Early V8 02-23-2018, 02:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 614
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Forum: Early V8 02-21-2018, 12:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 614
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Forum: Early V8 02-19-2018, 11:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 614
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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-15-2018, 06:37 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,776
Posted By hombres ruin
Re: i know they're hot rods but, anybody know who?

The pierson brothers 36 if i am correct..one of the most beautiful 36 kustoms.now in the NHRA museum in pomona
Forum: Early V8 02-15-2018, 05:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 614
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Forum: Early V8 02-13-2018, 06:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 614
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Forum: Early V8 02-12-2018, 03:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 614
Posted By hombres ruin
1941 ford deluxe coupe one piece metal dash trim

I have an original 1941 ford deluxe coupe dash trim. The trim is all metal and one piece. Not a plastic reproduction . The trim has no dents or dings itís pefectly straight , no warping. All the...
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