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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Today, 04:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 309
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: Fixer's idea or aftermarket?

Since they are cast there is little chance they are assembled from two parts. Most likely a non Ford part. The 33-34 on/off lever is also used on other cars. I believe Southside Obsolete has the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 08:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 149
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: Generator connection off?

At the point where the battery negative cable is connected on the starter switch should also be a yellow wire to the ammeter. Do you have the wiring diagram?? Without a connection to the battery the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 08:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 201
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: Water temperature sending unit

From 35-39 the water temperature is measured by a gauge as part of the gauge is the sending unit, they are one assembly. Photo below is 36 temperature gauge.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-16-2019, 06:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 199
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: question about trunk handles

The mounting shaft is not removable 51 MERC-CT is correct but it can be very difficult to thread a square shaft so I find it best to cut a good shaft from an unusable handle and weld that on. best to...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-16-2019, 06:06 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,510
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: Brakes

Adjust the brake shoes with a drag first then bleed. When you rebuilt the 1940 Ford master cylinder the first item to insert is the rubber appearing washer then the check valve.

Appears like you...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-13-2019, 06:54 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 927
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: Future V-8er??

Blesssed Indeed.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-13-2019, 06:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 276
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: Continued Model B Problem

When the early style pump, with a top cover, sit and dry out that top gasket shrinks. I wrap a couple of turns of electrical tape around the gasket area and they start to pump. Once wet the cork...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-10-2019, 06:10 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 863
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: Running too Lean?

You may want the B5 plug. As mentioned above does the car run better at speed with the choke a little out? If you decide to increase main jet size, I suggest only one size larger, since you are very...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-10-2019, 05:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 637
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: More banjo questions for the gurus

Indian head should be good and it should not change any of your spec. don't over do it. 0.032 thick gaskets is a LOT usually around .008 on one side and about the same on the other. You don't split...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-08-2019, 06:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 254
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: Seeking information and diagrams of the 1934-1948 Blackstone Fuel Pumps.

Jim: There is a 1950 parts catalog on ebay but I have no idea if it covers the early pumps. Looks like Blackstone has made fuel pumps for a long time maybe contact the company directly since they...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-07-2019, 11:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 428
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: 1940 Ford P/U Front Spring Shackle Bushing removal

They can be made at home or with assistance of a local machine shop and some welding. They are not reproduced and sold. Can also obtain originals from Ebay sales of KRW tools. There is a web site...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-07-2019, 06:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 428
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: 1940 Ford P/U Front Spring Shackle Bushing removal

K R Wilson has a tool set that first pulls the threaded steel stud out of the shackle bushing then a second tool that is placed through the hole left by the removed steel stud, it pulls out the steel...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-06-2019, 06:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 448
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: Brake Banjo Bolt

This is typical add a second washer under the head.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-05-2019, 06:10 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 595
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: Blackstone fuel pump

Unusual can be cool! The vacuum is a +
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-04-2019, 10:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 402
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: Hard starting 34

Two mounting bolts go through the length of the starter body, their heads are on the starter end plate.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-04-2019, 10:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 381
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: speedometer issue

It appears the speedometer pointer is stuck to the zero MPH mark. There are a couple of ways to free it, both require the speedo to be removed. Then turn it up-side-down and rap it to see if you can...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-04-2019, 06:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 381
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: speedometer issue

What is the speedometer doing?? making noise not reading??
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-03-2019, 04:56 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 888
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: 33 Roof Insert

I also suggest mat or flat black paint.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-02-2019, 05:01 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,297
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: 8ba engine tuning help needed

May try solid core plug wires and not the suppression style, if your still running the points in the distributor.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-25-2019, 06:13 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,426
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: 1940 Starter

No oil. Could use a little dry graphite lock lube.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-24-2019, 05:49 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 490
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: Columbia inspection

The installation instructions are good so do them it in reverse also use the parts diagram. Remove the shift assembly from the side of the axle housing so it doesn't get damaged. Yes then remove the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-19-2019, 01:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 895
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: Help with banjo rear

If the new style race 25522 fits in the axle housing, 3.27" OD, you need the new style bearing 25578. The old style race is 3.25" OD.
See www.bdiexpress.com for the Spec.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-19-2019, 08:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 895
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: Help with banjo rear

39-41 axles 32.85"-16 teeth use 11 tooth spiders

35-38 axles 32.85"-18 teeth use 12 tooth spiders
It was 37 when the bearings changed from early to late.

look on line to see the Timken...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-17-2019, 06:41 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 756
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: Transmission question from a novice

For the Ford the entire bell housing is in a few pieces. Part that covers the rear of the pressure plate and contains the throwout bearing assembly is on the transmission and does not get changed. ...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-17-2019, 06:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 219
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: 1935 Rumble Seat Removal

Lift up on the front of the seat cushion and then pull it forward and out. The back cushion has two screws at the bottom after they are removed lift up and out.
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