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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-16-2020, 10:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 498
Posted By rehpotsirhcj
Re: Door striker pocket/housing

Thanks guys. I sent a message to Berts, maybe Iíll get lucky. Mine looks as though it was cut out, so I guess maybe someone else had the same problem a decade ago :)
I can try the wanted section,...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-16-2020, 04:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 498
Posted By rehpotsirhcj
Door striker pocket/housing

Apologies if this has been asked endlessly...I have as 30 coupe that is missing the b-pillar door striker housing. I tried Snyderís with no luck. Anyone aware of a source for this?stock or...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-17-2020, 12:39 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,718
Posted By rehpotsirhcj
Re: Banjo hub bearing seat cracked

No, they do not come out easily.


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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-17-2020, 12:35 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,718
Posted By rehpotsirhcj
Re: Banjo hub bearing seat cracked

Point taken.
Yes this is the same rear end. It seems to have been roughly treated, perhaps with best intentions given that itís not cheap once one cracks the seals.
My goal of course is to do...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-16-2020, 06:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,718
Posted By rehpotsirhcj
Re: Banjo hub bearing seat cracked

Very true


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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-16-2020, 05:41 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,718
Posted By rehpotsirhcj
Re: Banjo hub bearing seat cracked

Thank guys, some really good information! I think we need a virtual nickel jar here that the newly informed can contribute to a beer fund for the educated. :)
The split does end at the edge, the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-16-2020, 01:06 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,718
Posted By rehpotsirhcj
Banjo hub bearing seat cracked

I can see now that my first banjo build will be an adventure! But all good, I get to ask newbie questions and learn something. I pulled the clips, seals, and bearings tonight and found a nice split...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-10-2020, 01:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,357
Posted By rehpotsirhcj
Re: 40 banjo case damage, how much is too much?

Lamps are overrated. :) if this goes south you should sell me one.


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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-10-2020, 01:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,357
Posted By rehpotsirhcj
Re: 40 banjo case damage, how much is too much?

So, Iím not clear on this. When I think sealer, I generally think blue rtv. Seems reasonable insurance against weeping or other small leaks. What am I missing?


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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-10-2020, 12:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,357
Posted By rehpotsirhcj
Re: 40 banjo case damage, how much is too much?

Thanks guys, great information. Happy to hear it might be salvageable, I was already checking out shipping rates for replacements :).
Iíll soak it and look closely for cracks and then use a flat...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-09-2020, 11:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,357
Posted By rehpotsirhcj
40 banjo case damage, how much is too much?

Another banjo newbie question..
I noticed when pulling my banjo apart that it has been handled roughly at some point. It has some vice marks on the gasket surfaces, and a small area of galling,...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-09-2020, 10:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,340
Posted By rehpotsirhcj
Re: Banjo bell bearing race puller?

Thanks, Iíll check them out. My go to otherwise (currently) would be Vanpelt. I had a good experience with them with my trans. But Iím new to Banjos and so happy to hear about good vendors.


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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-08-2020, 11:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,340
Posted By rehpotsirhcj
Re: Banjo bell bearing race puller?

Following up in case anyone might want to use this method. It worked pretty slick! the races came out without damage to them as far as I can tell, and itís free to boot. I only had 1/4 flat stock...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-08-2020, 12:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,340
Posted By rehpotsirhcj
Re: Banjo bell bearing race puller?

Thatís perfect. Photos help a lot, thank you for your trouble.
I scrounged around the shop and found some bits that I think will work for the job. Too late for grinding in my neighborhood tonight,...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-07-2020, 05:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,340
Posted By rehpotsirhcj
Banjo bell bearing race puller?

Thanks for this! I had only briefly considered pressing rather than pulling, and figured it would be a struggle having to run through the bell, then I saw the Ford tool for this, and how narrow the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-06-2020, 11:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,340
Posted By rehpotsirhcj
Banjo bell bearing race puller?

Hi guys, having finished my trans rebuild Iím on to my banjo rear. Can someone point me to the correct (and obtainable) tool for pulling the bearing races? Note that Iíd prefer a tool vs welding in...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-10-2020, 12:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 800
Posted By rehpotsirhcj
Re: 35-36 rear trans mount. Source for rubber ring?

Thanks guys, appreciate the info. Iíll check out Mike DriskellĎs site.


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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-09-2020, 12:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 800
Posted By rehpotsirhcj
35-36 rear trans mount. Source for rubber ring?

IĎm putting together a parts list for a toploader rebuild, my winter project. I have the 48-5089 rear mount which is clean and ready to go, but the rubber was hashed.
Replacements include both the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-12-2019, 06:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 822
Posted By rehpotsirhcj
Re: 3sp toploader; could it have worked like this?

Thanks guys, all good advice.
Good to know on the 81 part numbers. Iíll be replacing the hub and all bushings, washers, bearings etc. The combination of Macís book, and the diagrams in his catalog...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-11-2019, 05:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 822
Posted By rehpotsirhcj
3sp toploader; could it have worked like this?

Hi guys.
I have a quick trans question for those familiar with top loader internals.

Iím working to rebuild my first 3sp from a trans I bought for the 78 case. Turns out that the condition of...
Forum: Model-A 08-16-2011, 02:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 712
Posted By rehpotsirhcj
Re: 30-31 coupe header panel

Yup, that would be the part. I'll shoot you an email this evening.
Thanks much.

-Chris
Forum: Model-A 08-15-2011, 11:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 712
Posted By rehpotsirhcj
30-31 coupe header panel

Looking for an original 30-31 coupe header panel.
semi-rough condition is okay.

thanks

-Chris
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-09-2011, 11:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,085
Posted By rehpotsirhcj
Re: Door latch question

aftermarket source for fordor latches?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-09-2011, 11:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,085
Posted By rehpotsirhcj
Re: Door latch question

Thanks for the response guys. Sorry for the lack of info. The door I have is off a 28-29 Briggs Fordor (straight window). So I'm assuming that's what his application is (he's seen photos of it).
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-08-2011, 10:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,085
Posted By rehpotsirhcj
Door latch question

quick, possibly stupid question.
I have someone interested in a front door from a Fordor I have, just for the latch assembly. I'd really rather he find the part he's looking for rather than pay too...
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