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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-18-2020, 09:41 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 570
Posted By Zeke3
Re: 1936 Overheating Problem

Jon, There are four expansion plugs in the oil pan gasket surface of the block. They are two on each side, where the bulges in the block casting are. These should be changed when you drop the oil...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-15-2020, 09:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 470
Posted By Zeke3
Re: Parts shipping ?

How about uship.com. I was told about it by a parts vendor out in Montana when I was interested in a frame he had for sale. I ended up finding a frame closer to home.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-14-2020, 10:10 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 964
Posted By Zeke3
Re: Crank pulley bolt...Lost again!!

The picture shows the crank nose, and inner hub and the accessory pulley. I assume the slot in the inner hub is for the keyway and the inner hub is installed such that it is pressing on the oil...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-13-2020, 11:38 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 964
Posted By Zeke3
Re: Crank pulley bolt...Lost again!!

It sounds like the torque you are using is too low. If the bolt is a 5/8"-18 and a grade 8 capscrew, the torque should be in the 235 lb-ft range, reference Craftsman generic torque table.

There...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-12-2020, 05:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 306
Posted By Zeke3
Re: 51 custom diff cover gasket, need help!!

I have used a brake drum as a slide hammer to pull rear axles out. Turn the drum around backwards and screw the lug nuts on about three turns, flat side toward the drum. You now have a slide...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-11-2020, 09:32 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,450
Posted By Zeke3
Re: 1932 Ford Vicky

The Bronco went for $9,000.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-10-2020, 09:18 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,299
Posted By Zeke3
Re: oil filter restriction orifice

Mr. Laser, that is a nice looking installation, but I am not in favor of the long copper standoff. The copper tube will work harden from the engine vibrations and the effect of the mass of the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-09-2020, 08:32 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 853
Posted By Zeke3
Re: 32 truck pictures

Here is a link with helpful information on how to post pictures. Note there are limits to the size of the file depending on the file type.
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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-09-2020, 01:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 435
Posted By Zeke3
Re: 1936 vs 1937 Emergency Brake Lever

Glad to be of assistance.

Post #3 in the attached link describes what is needed for the emergency brake cable with hydraulic brakes on a '37. The cable from the e-brake handle to the equalizer...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-08-2020, 01:02 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,019
Posted By Zeke3
Re: Do you think a sleeve will fix this?

Right, look for this engine at the Prescott Hill Climb or on the beach next year.:cool:
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-08-2020, 12:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 344
Posted By Zeke3
Re: U joint disassembly

X2 what JWL said.

I had one that was not lubricated well back in the '60s, because I didn't know any better, and had slop in one of the pins. I was able to get one of the retaining rings out...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-08-2020, 09:29 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 435
Posted By Zeke3
Re: 1936 vs 1937 Emergency Brake Lever

I have a 37 that I can take the dash panel out and post pictures of the emergency brake mounting later today.

The emergency brake handle on the 1937 passenger car attaches to a stamped gusset in...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-08-2020, 08:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 584
Posted By Zeke3
Re: 1935 Car Grill

I can read it also. I liked the information on how to treat rusty chrome. I have a few pits on my windshield frame that I am thinking of using this treatment on.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-08-2020, 08:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 191
Posted By Zeke3
Re: Gas tank color 1938 station wagon

The 1937 Ford book published by the Early Ford V8 Club states the fuel tank was painted with M-177 black frame paint. It describes the paint as, "This is a semi-gloss black which has much less gloss...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-07-2020, 08:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 252
Posted By Zeke3
Re: 1935 Ford truck radiator fan

I would use a standard engine mounted fan if there is clearance between the engine and the radiator.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-07-2020, 08:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 124
Posted By Zeke3
Re: 34 ford truck crankshaft pully

On my 1937 passenger car crankshaft, I was able to remove the bolt using a 1/2" 18v impact wrench and a socket. It took 15-20 seconds of hammering to break the bolt loose. The pulley then slid off...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-06-2020, 08:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 151
Posted By Zeke3
Re: Battery dash clamp bolt 78-700748

Check with Michael Driskell at Third Gen Automotive at (844) 327-5988. He just had a set posted on e-bay, the auction ended yesterday.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-05-2020, 08:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 207
Posted By Zeke3
Re: Tool question

Get an impact with the 1/2" square connection integral to the tool, it will be much more stout. In my experience, Every extra connection, either adapters or extensions, lowers the effectiveness of...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-04-2020, 01:00 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,312
Posted By Zeke3
Re: lowest oil pressure for engine to survive

Welcome aboard. Glad to hear the update is working out for you.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-04-2020, 09:39 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,075
Posted By Zeke3
Re: Crusty Flatty Flat Out at Prescott Hill Climb. OMG will she blow? 33 coupe at GOW

X2 what RalphG said. Enjoyed the runs and all the great cars at the event.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-03-2020, 06:55 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 706
Posted By Zeke3
Re: another older

B-O-B that is a sharp looking roadster, thanks for posting a picture of it.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-03-2020, 08:19 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 10,863
Posted By Zeke3
Re: Distributor machines

Welcome to the Barn subford.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-02-2020, 08:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 238
Posted By Zeke3
Re: Ken In Alabama

Why don't you send him a "Private Message" he responded on your earlier topic looking for an engine builder in the South? Private messages are up in the upper right of the page under the welcome...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-02-2020, 08:27 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 706
Posted By Zeke3
Re: another older

Happy Birthday B-O-B. Consider it progress that you are thinking about a solution for the motor for the 34.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-01-2020, 08:54 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 803
Posted By Zeke3
Re: King Pins Anyone in MN that can do them

I would be afraid that they would lose the spindles in the amount of time they have been there. It isn't that big of a job. They should be able to do it this week or go somewhere else. It sounds...
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