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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-12-2020, 02:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 412
Posted By Pandersen33
Re: Rough spot

The 41t is on the heads. Nothing cast on the bellhousing. The vibrations happens in neutral or on the road. Had the flywheel balanced with the clutch cover before install. This happened wth both...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-11-2020, 09:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 412
Posted By Pandersen33
Rough spot

Ive got my rebuilt 41T motor swapped into my 35 sedan. It seems as though there is a rough spot right around 2100 -2400 rpm. Is this standard on these flatheads? The original motor had a little...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-13-2020, 05:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 587
Posted By Pandersen33
Re: Crab distributor initial setup

Thanks for all the suggestions. Looks like ill be pulling it back apart!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-12-2020, 05:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 587
Posted By Pandersen33
Crab distributor initial setup

Im trying to install an electronic crab distributor -speedway 910-8353 in my 39 motor. The engine starts and runs but id like to get some more info on adjustments. Is this thing adjusted by...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-28-2020, 03:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 212
Posted By Pandersen33
Reverse eyed spring with Mitchell OD?

Has anyone done this? I am working on a 35 sedan and would like it to sit just a bit lower. However the Mitchell OD doesnt look like it has too much more room over it. Just curious if I need to...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-12-2020, 01:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 672
Posted By Pandersen33
Re: Flywheel/clutch suggestions?

No problems with chatter. Just kind of cheap insurance to not pull this motor back out. Definitly replacing the disc tho! I know there is a million shops out there but i’ve gotten ahold of 1 that...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-12-2020, 01:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 672
Posted By Pandersen33
Re: Flywheel/clutch suggestions?

So is this the 28-34 style clutch/pressure plate that i need to order?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-12-2020, 12:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 672
Posted By Pandersen33
Re: Flywheel/clutch suggestions?

Ok so looks like I’ll go with the earlier flywheel with the 9” seeing as I can barely find a machine shop around here that will resurface/balance a flathead flywheel and thought I was crazy about...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-09-2020, 06:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 672
Posted By Pandersen33
Re: Flywheel/clutch suggestions?

Ok so use the current 11” flywheel and get a 9” pp and clutch? What is the downside of the 36 setup? Is it heavier or somethin? Also what would be the downside of the 11” clutch? Thanks for all the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-09-2020, 03:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 672
Posted By Pandersen33
Flywheel/clutch suggestions?

Ive started swapping my tired 35/36 motor trans combo for a rebuilt 39 combo. Currently the 39 setup has what appears to be a flywheel and pressure plate for an 11” clutch. The original is setup...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-10-2020, 01:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 964
Posted By Pandersen33
Re: 38 heads

Im positive this is a 24 stud engine with center outlets. I just wanted to make sure there was no issue with waterways or clearance for some wierd reason since it is a 38 and all those heads called...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-08-2020, 06:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 964
Posted By Pandersen33
Re: 38 heads

Thanks. I was looking at the finned aftermarket like the edelbrock or offy heads but they all say 39-48.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-08-2020, 04:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 964
Posted By Pandersen33
38 heads

Anyone know if all the 24 stud center outlet heads are interchangeable? I have a 38 24 stud that im toying with some aftermarket heads on. However when browsing everything says 39 or later but im...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-16-2020, 02:39 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,014
Posted By Pandersen33
Re: High compression head

Looking for a cast iron 7:1 as well.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-01-2020, 03:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,575
Posted By Pandersen33
Re: Copper in oil?

Im 90 percent sure this is copper. Unfortunately i did t spot it oluntil i dumped the pan into a larger jug of other used oils.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-28-2019, 03:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,575
Posted By Pandersen33
Copper in oil?

I changed the oil on my 35 with what I believe to be the original motor. Just a tad bit of gray sludge on the cap which seems like good news but when inspecting the catch pan there are several...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-12-2019, 01:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 439
Posted By Pandersen33
29 right tail light

Is there a source for the right drum style tail-light without the license plate frame? ive found the light post and drum light but without the backing that is integrated into the license plate frame
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-25-2019, 05:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,124
Posted By Pandersen33
Re: Rebuilt engine

Thanks for the info. I have rebuilt a few engines but not flatheads. Definitly was going to pull the intake and oil pan and go from there. Oiling through the gauge port seems like my best bet is...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-25-2019, 12:32 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,124
Posted By Pandersen33
Rebuilt engine

What would be necessary if acquiring an older rebuilt engine? This particular engine would be a 24 stud engine rebuilt 6 years ago and stored indoors. The rebuild has been verified by reciepts as...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-14-2019, 06:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 805
Posted By Pandersen33
Re: 39 or 40 truck motor

So will this motor bolt right in with the 39 water pumps? Or do i need spacers? What else should i be looking at like exhaust or anything? I plan on running an alternator and an electric fan as thats...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-13-2019, 09:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 805
Posted By Pandersen33
Re: 39 or 40 truck motor

I was under the impression most stuff to upgrade a 59a can be used to bolt on a 221 24 stud. Im mostly looking at some heads and electronic ignition. Also how much power could i look at adding with...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-13-2019, 05:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 805
Posted By Pandersen33
39 or 40 truck motor

Im looking to “upgrade” the motor in my 35 sedan. I have found a few motors including a rebuilt 39 or 40 flathead. Are these a good motor for a daily driver type or should i be focused on a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-29-2019, 11:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 489
Posted By Pandersen33
Parking brake interchangeable?

Is it possible to just bolt in a later style parking brake in a 29 or do i need the entire later transmission?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-29-2019, 12:15 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,678
Posted By Pandersen33
Re: Mitchell Overdrive

Can anyone post a picture of their floor after installing a mitchell?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-06-2019, 07:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 451
Posted By Pandersen33
35 deluxe fuel gauge alternative

Anyone found an alternative to the hydrostatic fuel gauge that would fit and look ok in a 35deluxe sedan? My hydrostatic gauge is trashed and cant seem to locate a replacement. Looking for maybe...
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