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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 09:21 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 496
Posted By Clem Clement
Re: Big feet

thanks JSeery.
I'm in the red shirt and my brother in Law from New Orleans is in the dark shirt.
Nothing like fleaing in an old truck. "Uncle Raeman", the truck, took it in stride.

Nobody bought...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-19-2019, 11:34 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 496
Posted By Clem Clement
Re: Big feet

B-O-B,
Them wimons done run off. Toooooooo hot
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-19-2019, 08:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 335
Posted By Clem Clement
Re: Ford Steering gear box

Thanks chrs1961815. I know nothing about the Ford gearbox, so I'm only kopycatting what I read and hear.

I hope to learn more by this thread.
Clem
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-18-2019, 11:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 496
Posted By Clem Clement
Re: Big feet

please help me add photos of my 39 peekup
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-18-2019, 09:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 496
Posted By Clem Clement
Big feet

Seems In my old age, my right foot/ankle shape doesn't allow for me to smoothly operate the gas pedal of my '39 peekup. I try shifting my heal pivoting point lefter with no improvement... Should I...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-18-2019, 09:43 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 938
Posted By Clem Clement
Re: steering hangs up in a tight turn.

I've moved this thread to " Ford Steering gear box "

Clem
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-18-2019, 09:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 335
Posted By Clem Clement
Ford Steering gear box

Continued from "steering hangs up in a tight turn."
'

I changed titles as the subject is much wider now. I trying to solve the subject question, we find that the '30 has a Ford Steering gear box...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-17-2019, 09:35 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,665
Posted By Clem Clement
Re: What roadside repairs have you made to keep your A going

I was maintenance tent chief for two national events. We saw some stuff!!!

Sheared axle shaft

several failed aftermarket dissy lashups(with no instructions to help. In all cases we replaced...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-17-2019, 09:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 938
Posted By Clem Clement
Re: steering hangs up in a tight turn.

I missed the next day. The guys found out that the gear box was a Ford box and not reparable (what does this mean? They rebuilt a spare 2 tooth box and we will install it next week

What is the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-16-2019, 08:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,117
Posted By Clem Clement
Re: A495 - some concerns

Job well done Dean!!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-15-2019, 11:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 239
Posted By Clem Clement
hard starting

My 39 pickup won't start until the fuel pump has drawn gas from the tank. I've replaced the fuel pump and rebuild the prime and spare carbs. I need to replace the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-15-2019, 09:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 938
Posted By Clem Clement
Re: steering hangs up in a tight turn.

what a hot day to be flogging an A.

First I must retract the statement that the steering wheel must be removed from the steering shaft first. Not so. We unbolted the steering box, remove a pedal...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-14-2019, 09:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 411
Posted By Clem Clement
Re: 28-29 Phaeton

really? I thought 30/31 was bigger and that 27/8/9 were the same?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-12-2019, 11:05 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 938
Posted By Clem Clement
Re: steering hangs up in a tight turn.

Good Q. the car was rebuilt some years back by local. Modern nuts and bolts wee used. We''ll have a look
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-11-2019, 10:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 938
Posted By Clem Clement
steering hangs up in a tight turn.

We have a friend with a Model a sedan that the steering sticks in the turn.

seems unsafe to me. Linkage seems Ok. Can worm steering gears allow this to happen. Unsafe to drive??
SAFETY FIRST
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-09-2019, 09:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 561
Posted By Clem Clement
Re: 1939 Ford flathead rattle

use a listening stick. Be careful
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-07-2019, 07:53 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,985
Posted By Clem Clement
Re: STOLEN RODSTER north of Denver

Back in the 40's my uncle always put a grounding switch under the dash to the dissy. Good move. He also taught me to never leave the key in the car. My ex left the keys in a 348 tri-power '58 Chebby...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-23-2019, 10:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 323
Posted By Clem Clement
Re: Fender Mirror

The stick on convex mirrors on my side-mounted tired worx great. And they are kinda hidden
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-12-2019, 08:23 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,072
Posted By Clem Clement
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-07-2019, 09:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 559
Posted By Clem Clement
Re: steering wheel removal

Golly a super looking truck. I have a '39 pickup as well.
Do you have the sliding back window? This accessory solves the summer heat problems.

Coming to Sully?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-07-2019, 09:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 403
Posted By Clem Clement
Re: Father's Day Car Show Sully, VA

this is a great show. Plan to attend. Great cars/super chow and music/ very active car corral and fleas. take apart car as well.
Did I mention the donut lady???
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-04-2019, 07:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 392
Posted By Clem Clement
Re: noise when coasting

U joint clam shells loose?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-03-2019, 09:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 327
Posted By Clem Clement
Re: replacing fuel line: 39 pickup

Kube,
Thanks
You lost me. I'm nervous about soldering around gas fumes. Please explain.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-03-2019, 05:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 275
Posted By Clem Clement
Re: 39 Convertible rear spring

When I did the front springs on my'29 pickup, Carpenter had lots of NOS spring sets.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-03-2019, 05:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 327
Posted By Clem Clement
Re: replacing fuel line: 39 pickup

It comes in a large roll.
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