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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-20-2020, 10:14 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 938
Posted By fordv8j
Re: Shopping for a Trailer

I bought a 18' v nose arising, I had the side door put on drivers side, they put the tie downs where I wanted them, had 10 years has done well, has interior lights, 4 wheel brakes, tow with a 2015...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-16-2020, 06:16 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 938
Posted By fordv8j
Re: Shopping for a Trailer

I was looking for a trailer for our 38 Fords, a friend said to get a v nosed, they pull better, got a 18" does well
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-02-2020, 07:24 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,285
Posted By fordv8j
Re: So much for Irish Spring and Dryer Sheets.....

put a pie pan with anti-freeze in it....they like it
Forum: Early V8 02-01-2020, 10:47 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 123
Posted By fordv8j
38-39 spider caps

pair of 38-39 stainless caps...restored and polished, 90% perfect, $225.00 + shipping, postal money order only......304-462-5332
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-20-2020, 10:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 348
Posted By fordv8j
Re: 1938 convertible quarter panel stainless

I have a set for sale 53", a guy wanted to know if they would fit a 38 club con, I told him I didn't know, so looks like they may be a little different, they are the same length as our 38 conv....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-17-2020, 12:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 348
Posted By fordv8j
1938 convertible quarter panel stainless

Will the quarter panel stainless from a 38 convertible coupe (with rumble seat), fit a 38 club convertible coupe, with back seat. the stainless on our 38 convertible coupe is 53''....Thanks
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-14-2020, 03:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 439
Posted By fordv8j
Re: "New" Bling for Spring-Thanks fordv8j

Thanks for letting me know you received the 38 spiders, and are pleased with them, 38s' are already pretty, but the spiders, will spruce it up more, Thanks again
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-09-2020, 10:21 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 566
Posted By fordv8j
Re: torque for master cylinder bolt

be careful, I twisted one off...make sure you have the copper washers on both sides of fitting
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-05-2020, 07:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 408
Posted By fordv8j
Re: Brake mystery

I had this happen on our 38 conv, turned out the rod in the master cylinder, needed adjusted, every time I used the brakes it keep building up pressure, wasn't letting floid go back to mc, adjusted...
Forum: Early V8 01-01-2020, 08:52 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 202
Posted By fordv8j
38-39 spider caps for sale

set of 4 stainless caps for 38-39 restored buffed, beautiful,$500.00....pair of 38-38 spiders restored, one has small, hard to see place in it, $225.00...........38 radio delete, $50.00,....1951...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-10-2019, 07:02 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,210
Posted By fordv8j
Re: Batter Tender

My down side was me,Schnider tender didn't shut off, kept charging, cooked my Ford script battery dry, added new acid, never charged up, out $240'00
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-19-2019, 10:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 256
Posted By fordv8j
trouble logging in

are adds coming up on everyones computer when you try to get on ford barn,
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-14-2019, 07:04 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 904
Posted By fordv8j
Re: Brake light pressure switch

I have got them at N A P A, they had the correct bullet connectors, don't take much pressure to activate brake lights, I use dot 5 fluid
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-31-2019, 06:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 288
Posted By fordv8j
Leather seat care

I asked for advice on a leather treatment, you all said Lexol, found it at Walmart, made the leather seats look nice, thanks to all
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-21-2019, 07:33 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,543
Posted By fordv8j
Re: Top three Ford Products, '32 - '53

The top three must be 1938, 1938, and 1938,
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-16-2019, 08:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 356
Posted By fordv8j
Re: 1940 Ford hinge replacement

Heat the pin, then melt some candle wax around it
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-15-2019, 07:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 624
Posted By fordv8j
Leather seats

what to use on leather seats to keep them soft
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-11-2019, 08:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 476
Posted By fordv8j
Re: starter/sol II

The starter on our 38 locked so tight that rocking didn't help, finally loosened starter then wiggled it, it came loose
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-07-2019, 07:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 571
Posted By fordv8j
Re: starter or solenoid problem.

Let us know the outcome
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-06-2019, 05:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 571
Posted By fordv8j
Re: starter or solenoid problem.

starter is probably locked with the flywheel, put it in 3rd gear and rock car, my 38 did this, had to loosen starter to free it up, they do this occasionaly
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-24-2019, 06:23 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,478
Posted By fordv8j
Re: Weak Spark

I was having starting problems with my 38, running a 49-53 round coil, called Dick FLYNN, he said to bypass the resister under dash, did that a few years ago, will always start even when hot, puts 6...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-20-2019, 06:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,060
Posted By fordv8j
Re: 2020 eastern nationals

We are signed up and ready to go, registration #38, have rooms, if we make it, will be our 37th national meet, will take the 38 conv. coupe
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-19-2019, 01:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 942
Posted By fordv8j
Re: At the local show

Same here in WVa. I have a 38 coupe, and a 38 conv coupe,most times they are the only flatheads there
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-18-2019, 01:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 401
Posted By fordv8j
Re: Body Number Tag- '38 Convertible

The body tag on our 38 convertible coupe was steel, rusted so bad could hardly read it, I talked to DC about reproducing them, he said they didn't come with body tags, I made one myself, I believe...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-09-2019, 07:23 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,811
Posted By fordv8j
Re: Who all going to Auburn National Meet???

Velma and I are planning on being there with our 38 dlx, coupe, leaving convertible at home
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