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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-10-2020, 06:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 756
Posted By 37 Cab
Re: In these times, Fordbarn is my comfort

I usually loosen the bleeder a little and put a piece of vacuum hose on the bleeder valve and run it into a container partially filled with brake fluid. Make sure the end of the hose is submerged and...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-10-2020, 04:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 555
Posted By 37 Cab
Re: Mart

That`s what happens when the valves are on the wrong side..... Bunch of gas sucking pigs!!

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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-09-2020, 08:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 555
Posted By 37 Cab
Mart

Came across this pic and it reminded me of your Avatar. Maybe some distant relative?
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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-09-2020, 08:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 756
Posted By 37 Cab
Re: In these times, Fordbarn is my comfort

You could also loosen the line and let the fluid out that way if you are just flushing it.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-23-2020, 01:00 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,684
Posted By 37 Cab
Re: Mitchell Overdrive

I used the shift lever on mine. I modified a stock V8 shift knob so it matched my gear shift lever. Works flawlessly and looks just fine there. To me anyway and that is all that matters. My car has...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-22-2020, 09:28 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,403
Posted By 37 Cab
Re: best way to adjust valves

I have always done the exhaust just opening do intake.. Intake just closing do exhaust method. Been doing it that way all my life.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-22-2020, 06:53 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,684
Posted By 37 Cab
Re: Mitchell Overdrive

X2.. 4.11 gear with 36% and a stock 21 stud. I had to cut my floor but my car is lowered and my floor is not stock. I doubt you will have to cut on a pick up. Call Mitchell. Great folks to deal with...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-09-2020, 08:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 612
Posted By 37 Cab
Re: Way off topic--Selden Truck

This one belongs to a friend of mine. 1920 model.

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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-09-2020, 06:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 893
Posted By 37 Cab
Re: Suggestions for rattle can base color 34 woodgraining?

Big Job.. If I just want a few pictures from my phone and my computer is not close, I just email them to myself then save them when I am on the computer.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-31-2020, 09:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 391
Posted By 37 Cab
Re: Generator question

Thanks Koates. I was cornfused.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-31-2020, 11:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 391
Posted By 37 Cab
Re: Generator question

Looks like I am in luck this time. Found a broken brush spring. Ordered new ones from Macs. Probably china made but I ordered a spare. From your post can I assume my 2 brush generator is for a 39...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-31-2020, 09:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 391
Posted By 37 Cab
Re: Generator question

Thank you. I will pull mine off today to make sure it is not keyed.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-31-2020, 09:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 391
Posted By 37 Cab
Generator question

My 37 is still 6 volt positive ground but has a voltage regulator not a cut out. It quit charging. I jumped the battery to the field terminal on the regulator and still no output from the generator....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-29-2020, 09:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,120
Posted By 37 Cab
Re: Full shed of ford v8,s

I put one in my 37 and it is by far the best thing I have done to it. 36%.. I did have to cut my floor but my car has reversed springs. With my 4.10 rear and 29" tires it really need some more gear....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-28-2020, 03:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 212
Posted By 37 Cab
Re: Reverse eyed spring with Mitchell OD?

I have a Mitchell in my 37 with reversed springs. I made a box 1 inch higher than the tunnel for clearance. 1+ wider on both sides for side to side movement.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-25-2020, 08:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,296
Posted By 37 Cab
Re: Yep it another one of those !!!

In a perfect world... That set would be in my car.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-20-2020, 06:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,079
Posted By 37 Cab
Re: Ooh...'Luminum 8BA?

Looks like the block is cut for sleeves
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-15-2020, 05:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 960
Posted By 37 Cab
Re: Factory welding

What about the Briggs and Murray bodies that were made into roadsters and cabriolets of the mid to late 30s? The welds inside the body on my car look hand done. For example the reinforcement of the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-02-2020, 07:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,111
Posted By 37 Cab
Re: Rear panhard rod 39 merc

Kube.. Hairy feels the pain wood floors.... And my 37 does not have a rear panhard bar...426105
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-02-2020, 09:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 648
Posted By 37 Cab
Re: Eastwood spray gun

I have a Devilbiss finishline gun that I use for primer and base coats. (2 guns) and an Iwata LPH 400 for clear. For the money I think the Devilbiss gun is a great all around gun. It sprays well and...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-25-2020, 07:58 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,225
Posted By 37 Cab
Re: This AWFUL Bug...Explained!

I am a hermit anyway...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-21-2020, 08:16 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,809
Posted By 37 Cab
Re: petehoovie???

Me.. I only talk poli tics in the spring and summer.. I hate it when my dog gets them. Nasty little blood suckers.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-17-2020, 06:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,880
Posted By 37 Cab
Re: 59a Engine Failed Big Time.

15 lbs at 50 is not enough. You need 10 lbs for every 1000 rpm to be safe.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-05-2020, 10:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 954
Posted By 37 Cab
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-05-2020, 09:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 954
Posted By 37 Cab
Re: 1939 ford deluxe air cleaner

Of the ones Kube posted is it the wet or dry type?
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