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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-08-2020, 02:10 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,490
Posted By Graham Freeman
Re: V8- Times

New Zealand issues arrived last week.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-27-2020, 02:06 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,259
Posted By Graham Freeman
Re: 1932 V8 standard roadster update

Absolutely fantastic David.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-19-2020, 07:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 194
Posted By Graham Freeman
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-19-2020, 06:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 194
Posted By Graham Freeman
1933/34 front fender support fixings to chassis.

Need to know the correct finish on the 3 bolts/nuts that fix the main front fender support brackets to frame.
Were they S2 or S4.
Also the brace fixings back to the front cross member.
Thanks ...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-12-2020, 10:27 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,167
Posted By Graham Freeman
Re: 1936 Ford V8 Service/Restoration Thread

Welcome to Fordbarn from New Zealand.
You mention the tyres (tires) are stamped made in New Zealand.
Firestone in NZ made a big range of vintage tyres here before selling the moulds to the USA....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-01-2020, 10:24 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,976
Posted By Graham Freeman
Re: Early Ford V-8 Club of America

Have to agree guys the postage is not like what it used to be.
I recently received a package from Canada to New Zealand that had a birthday before I received it.
Got sent to NZ twice and returned...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-01-2020, 06:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 497
Posted By Graham Freeman
Re: 1934 Ford Pickup firing order

Presume the firing order would be the same for a sedan?
Forum: Early V8 09-22-2020, 02:28 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 206
Posted By Graham Freeman
1932/38 engine bearing one wanted.

I am looking for a single flanged engine bearing for 1932/38.
I need one pair only of standard/.030 (or bigger) that can be machined to standard/.020.
This is required so that machining can be...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-19-2020, 06:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 255
Posted By Graham Freeman
Re: 33 ford gas gauge

Sounds like the part you are referring to that is leaking is a shock absorber, it possibly has had the arm removed at some stage and the body left in place.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-31-2020, 04:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 313
Posted By Graham Freeman
Re: Radio antenna in a 34 cabriolet.

I stripped the shielding off the portion that is on the top of the bow (staples should not be a problem as staples are only into wood and will not earth out).
I retained shielding around where the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-31-2020, 04:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 313
Posted By Graham Freeman
Question Radio antenna in a 34 cabriolet.

I know the spare wheel was used as an antenna and there was the option of under the running board in open cars, but has anyone used a soft multi strand copper wire fixed to the top of the wooden top...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-11-2020, 08:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 574
Posted By Graham Freeman
Re: 1936 cabriolet outer trunk lid hinges

I am not aware that they ever had trunks and always had rumble seats.
Forum: Early V8 07-10-2020, 04:08 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 205
Posted By Graham Freeman
1933/34 door lock cylinder

WANTED a very nice original 1933/34 door lock cylinder preferably with key.
Could trade for nice 1932 one or buy outright.
What do you have?
Graham Freeman
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-03-2020, 03:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 530
Posted By Graham Freeman
Re: 1933/34 rumble seat mats.

Thanks David,
I knew I had seen that diagram somewhere and was able to find it in my Canadian Bulletins.
A lot of information in the Canadian Bulletins that is not in the US ones.
Shame there is...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-31-2020, 08:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 530
Posted By Graham Freeman
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-30-2020, 02:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 530
Posted By Graham Freeman
1933/34 rumble seat mats.

A question on 1933/34 rumble seat mats.
Are they fixed in place? if so do they use the same clips as the front floor mat? and is there an insulation material between the mat and the floor panel?...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-28-2020, 08:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 352
Posted By Graham Freeman
Re: 1934 ford vicky

No both the same
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-26-2020, 11:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 361
Posted By Graham Freeman
Re: 1934 questions.

Thanks David.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-26-2020, 10:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 361
Posted By Graham Freeman
1934 questions.

Just a couple of questions.
With the front wheels in the straight ahead position should the steering wheel (3 spoke passenger) have one spoke pointing up so as to split the speedo view or downwards....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-11-2020, 07:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 479
Posted By Graham Freeman
Re: 33/34 Cabriolet Question.

Thanks Dave i shall do that just needed a little confirmation from someone else.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-11-2020, 04:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 479
Posted By Graham Freeman
Re: 33/34 Cabriolet Question.

Thanks for the photos Dave.
In all 3 photos however there appears to be a large variation in the colors.
On pages 7-43 & 7-45 of the 33-34 restoration book there are photos which show a more cream...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-11-2020, 01:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 479
Posted By Graham Freeman
33/34 Cabriolet Question.

Can someone help with what is the color used on the steel top bow, front header face plate that goes against top of frame above windscreen and the steel panels around the quarter pillar wood that is...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-01-2020, 06:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,853
Posted By Graham Freeman
Re: 34 repo grill shells

Are we just a little more picky with our restorations today as against when the vehicles were assembled in mass?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-23-2020, 05:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 388
Posted By Graham Freeman
Re: 1934 bumpers

Canadian parts catalogue for May 1934 shows Part number 40-17757-BR (front only), 40-17757-E (front bumper) chrome, but no reference to rear?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-23-2020, 02:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 388
Posted By Graham Freeman
1934 bumpers

This question may have been asked before, but apart from the victoria rear bumper is there any difference between front and rear bumpers on 1934 passenger cars.
Will they interchange?
I know 33's...
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