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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-17-2019, 02:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 742
Posted By hope
Re: 1940 tudor deluxe hood latch help needed!

Just wondering, what could have been the cause of that to bend like that?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-14-2019, 07:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 796
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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-12-2019, 07:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 704
Posted By hope
Re: bleeding brakes

Bill&John thanks for the info.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-12-2019, 07:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 704
Posted By hope
Re: bleeding brakes

YEP..........


Seem to me that's the way to go, will try to go that route when i get myself re organized.

Right now i've got some priority "honey do this" to contend with.:D:(


Hope.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-12-2019, 12:25 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 704
Posted By hope
Re: bleeding brakes

That's the way i've always done it, but for some reason its not working for me this time.
I probably have defective equipment, so i'm leaning towards starting from scratch, when i get my brain...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-11-2019, 09:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 704
Posted By hope
Unhappy Re: bleeding brakes

Yes, thank you.https://www.fordbarn.com/forum/images/icons/icon9.gif
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-11-2019, 01:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 704
Posted By hope
Re: bleeding brakes

I doubt this to be the case, but in any case my next attempt will be to isolate the front from the back lines alternatively to see if the master cylinder will activate just the front or the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-05-2019, 10:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 704
Posted By hope
Re: bleeding brakes

Thanks for the reply, but i have speed bleeders and they are also loose.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-05-2019, 07:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 704
Posted By hope
bleeding brakes

1940 tudor.


Here i am again, still chasing brake trouble. Its getting too much for this old man........
Bled the rear brakes o.k. with no bubbles, so on to the right front and the "bleeding...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-08-2019, 08:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 572
Posted By hope
Question Re: Not enough paint

Have the same problem, is one coat of that mixture o.k.


hope
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-19-2019, 02:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,007
Posted By hope
Re: Vapor lock

Vapor lock is: the way i feel in this weather. :D
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-18-2019, 03:50 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,065
Posted By hope
Smile Re: Brakes

I have not done any bleeding of the system for a while, i may have been too impatient at first. Did check back when i did the first time, and didn't seem to have any leak or sucking.


I'm...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-18-2019, 03:38 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,065
Posted By hope
Smile Re: Brakes

YEShttps://www.fordbarn.com/forum/images/icons/icon7.gif
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-18-2019, 01:37 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,065
Posted By hope
Re: Brakes

I'm sorry, i was referring to the stick on the pedal. (Damn old age).
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-18-2019, 01:33 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,065
Posted By hope
Re: Brakes

That's the way i've done it many times before, but its not working this time.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-17-2019, 11:42 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,298
Posted By hope
Re: Walt dupont

ditto.:)


hope
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-16-2019, 10:48 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,065
Posted By hope
Re: Brakes

Thanks a bunch for the comeback.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-16-2019, 05:02 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,065
Posted By hope
Red face Re: Brakes

Could you elaborate a little more on:( put the 40 1lb air into it).


How to: put air into the master cyl? and how much pressure? https://www.fordbarn.com/forum/images/icons/icon11.gif
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-16-2019, 04:52 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,065
Posted By hope
Re: Brakes

O.K. Thanks.
Weather is still awful around here, so it will be sometime before i can convince this old body to cooperate.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-16-2019, 02:45 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,065
Posted By hope
Re: Brakes

Thank You.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-15-2019, 09:02 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 4,439
Posted By hope
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-15-2019, 08:59 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,065
Posted By hope
Re: Brakes

fortyfords



Thanks, hope i don't have to go that way.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-13-2019, 08:25 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,065
Posted By hope
Re: Brakes

Uncle max!
Great to hear from you.
What a memory, i thought for sure you would, not remember me from all the people you have to deal with.
I will not forget how you helped me with my...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-13-2019, 04:50 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,065
Posted By hope
Re: Brakes

Sure do miss not hearing from Walt, i wonder how he's doing, we are the same age with similar ailments.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-12-2019, 08:19 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,065
Posted By hope
Re: Brakes

35fordtn
Shoes are from wayyyy back when i bought the car some 50 years ago,they are new and i had to shave the top and bottom to try to adjust the brakes, still does not seem right.
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