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Forum: Early V8 03-22-2020, 06:31 AM
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Forum: Early V8 03-20-2020, 01:02 PM
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Box of 34 parts

See photo for what is there, also a pair of bumper guards for 39 Ford. Local pick up only, as California is closed, can’t leave the house...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-18-2020, 11:03 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,903
Posted By Digger
Re: Buying a car out of Canada

So circling back on my OP. Bought the 1935 Roadster out of BC Canada, not too many of these beauties around anymore. and it still has not crossed the border, but hopefully will in a day or...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-18-2020, 10:18 PM
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Views: 615
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Re: All Ford Parts Campbell CA

Great store, been buying stuff there 4 decades. Also love going to their swap meets.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-15-2020, 09:00 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 748
Posted By Digger
Re: Welcome Home!

Yes this is the one from EFV8 site.

Ibelieve originally the seat covers were leather, my car has vinyl, good news is it has all three bench seats. Often the rear one is missing, taken out to fit...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-13-2020, 03:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 748
Posted By Digger
Re: Welcome Home!

Will get more pics out this weekend. Needs a few tweaks, it is a driver. The bolt on driver side hood hinge is a modern bolt that is way too long and most likely cross threaded. Needs new bolts on...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-13-2020, 12:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 748
Posted By Digger
Welcome Home!

Just got her home, ‘47 Woodie that was available actually in my area. The car you want is usually across the country...drives really great, overall a very nice original wagon...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-20-2020, 11:48 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,254
Posted By Digger
Re: Anyone available to look at a car on Long Island?

Sooner the better before the car is sold to someone else. B if I miss out, that’s the way it goes.. It’s not an EFV8, just need a hobbyist car guy’s eyes on it, it’s in driver condition which is...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-19-2020, 07:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,254
Posted By Digger
Anyone available to look at a car on Long Island?

I have an interest in a car that is in Southampton, NY and I live in CA. Will pay a reasonable fee if someone is in that area to check it out, wou;d always be available to do the same for someone...
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 02-18-2020, 08:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 288
Posted By Digger
Anyone available to look at a car for me on Long Island?

I live in Monterey, CA...interested in a car in Southampton, NY. Will pay reasonable costs to a fellow car guy. Please let me know. Thank you.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-14-2020, 04:11 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,020
Posted By Digger
Re: BULLETT Mustang sold today at Mecum auction for:

Guitarist from Cheap Trick, Rick Nelson was bidding on it, towards the end of the broadcast, when he bought two rare guitars, announcers mention he bought the Bullitt car, but I’m not 100% sure...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-07-2020, 10:10 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,903
Posted By Digger
Re: Buying a car out of Canada

Thanks all for your advice and comments. I am going with TFX, and will report back when all is settled
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-04-2020, 10:46 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,903
Posted By Digger
Re: Buying a car out of Canada

Yes I have heard to use TSX, was recommended by the seller as well. My challenge is the great state of California, with emissions, etc. I have been scowering their web site for specifics, but get ...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-02-2020, 05:58 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,903
Posted By Digger
Buying a car out of Canada

I am close to buying a car out of Canada, with Canadian title. I have a great person here at home in CA that helps me with the titling, but can anyone recommend a firm that handles the transport &...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-13-2019, 09:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 354
Posted By Digger
Re: 17" beauty rings

That ad has run for eons, never any for sale. Love 17” trim rings, hard to find. I thought I had a set, turns out 3 of them were 16” !!
Forum: Early V8 11-28-2019, 02:23 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 230
Posted By Digger
1933 1934 glove box radio

Complete unit from my collection, can’t remember if it works since it has been a while since I’m a car. Cost is $325 plus cost of shipping. 831-375-7363
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-23-2019, 03:10 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,953
Posted By Digger
Re: tesla Truck

Ridiculous, talk about this POS somewhere else without polluting this site
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-20-2019, 04:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 826
Posted By Digger
A contribution from the wife...

My wife Maureen is not in to old cars, but always just let me do my thing, no complaints or rules...

She is a retired pastry chef....

So one of the last tasks I had to do on the ‘33 Phaeton I...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-30-2019, 08:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,160
Posted By Digger
Re: Best “paint” for aluminum heads?

Doing this for light cosmetic purposes only, not gonna take the heads off, although all those suggestions to take them off and make it right are totally viable. I will test the simple green and the...
Forum: Early V8 09-29-2019, 07:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 223
Posted By Digger
Re: 33-34 gas tank, FREE

Gas tank is taken. Thank you
Forum: Early V8 09-29-2019, 04:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 223
Posted By Digger
33-34 gas tank, FREE

Took it out of a full restored car that had been sitting for 11 years, so the gas went bad, I just replaced it with a new one.

It is in excellent shape, other than needing to be boiled out and...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-29-2019, 08:31 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,160
Posted By Digger
Re: Best “paint” for aluminum heads?

Will try that too, just never been very good at it.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-28-2019, 07:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,160
Posted By Digger
Re: Best “paint” for aluminum heads?

Painting stock 33 34 aluminum heads, not the cast iron ones.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-28-2019, 07:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,160
Posted By Digger
Re: Best “paint” for aluminum heads?

Will do, I will be experimenting with a few brands. . I did a search, and many restorers recommended the Eastwood Aluma Blast, so I ordered a couple of cans to try out.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-28-2019, 02:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,160
Posted By Digger
Best “paint” for aluminum heads?

Last one I did, I used Chevrolet Argent Silver, but it came out too silver looking! Go figure....photo attached.

Anyone suggest a rattle can to closely emulate the original polished aluminum...
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