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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-22-2021, 06:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 388
Posted By wright-47
Trico vacuum wiper

I am rebuilding a wiper motor for my 36-5 window. Should i be able to blow or suck through this valve "governor" no matter which way the knurled knob is turned? If not where can I get one?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-20-2021, 08:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,085
Posted By wright-47
Re: Transmission & Banjo Oil Changes - A must do!

Definatly make sure the oil is GL4 rated and NOT GL5. GL5 will destroy the brass in your trany as I have experianced the cost of replacing tranys in two pieces of heavy equipement because of what...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-09-2021, 09:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 682
Posted By wright-47
36 transmission sealed bearings

I can get sealed bearings for the input and output shafts on my 36 trans. Has anyone used these and would you remove the inner seal for extra lubrication from the trans oil? I know there is a drain...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-01-2021, 08:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 402
Posted By wright-47
How to fix a dome light switch

Hope someone can use this. It's not beautiful but it's hidden. This dome light has the toggle built right in but the switch part of the mechanism was gone. Bought a micro slide switch, filed the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-14-2021, 08:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,119
Posted By wright-47
Re: Wood top ribs question

On a 36/5 window is there chicken wire on across the wood ribs also? My car came with no roof just the wood slats. How wide and how long would it be? To attach the ant wire I assume the center wire...
Forum: Early V8 02-28-2021, 06:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 692
Posted By wright-47
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-24-2021, 08:24 PM
Replies: 236
Views: 17,791
Posted By wright-47
Re: WHO Is the Oldest Early V8 Forum Member?

I feel like a youngster at 63 but I will have to live to 110 to get all my projects done that I have :)
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-24-2021, 08:04 PM
Replies: 236
Views: 17,791
Posted By wright-47
Re: WHO Is the Oldest Early V8 Forum Member?

It seems I am just a youngster at 63 but I will have to live till I am 110 to get all my projects done as long as I don't add any more :)
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-24-2021, 08:02 PM
Replies: 236
Views: 17,791
Posted By wright-47
Re: WHO Is the Oldest Early V8 Forum Member?

It seems I am just a youngster at 63 but I will need to live till I am110 to get all my projects done as long as I don't add any more :)
Forum: Early V8 02-24-2021, 07:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 692
Posted By wright-47
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-21-2021, 01:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 933
Posted By wright-47
Re: 36/5 window front vent drain

Thx guys!!! You are right, it does stick out like a sore thumb but with no hose I don't knows :)
Forum: Early V8 02-21-2021, 01:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 692
Posted By wright-47
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-19-2021, 09:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 933
Posted By wright-47
Re: 36/5 window front vent drain

Does the rubber tube just stick out an inch or two or does it run further down the firewall and how far down?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-18-2021, 08:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 933
Posted By wright-47
36/5 window front vent drain

On a 36/5window where does the drain hose for the front vent exit from the body? Thx
Forum: Early V8 02-18-2021, 08:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 692
Posted By wright-47
Forum: Early V8 02-12-2021, 08:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 692
Posted By wright-47
Forum: Early V8 02-05-2021, 08:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 692
Posted By wright-47
36 passenger grill

Bought a reproduction but found an original to use. Paid $500US selling for $400US plus freight. Can't upload pictures so email me at jpwrightfarm@gmail.com
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-24-2021, 07:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,487
Posted By wright-47
Sound deadning

Has anyone used Acoustishield and what do you think of it? Is there anything else out there that would look like the original material? I don't mind cutting to fit if I can find it. Thanks in advance.
Forum: Early V8 01-09-2021, 08:34 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 388
Posted By wright-47
1936 right horn and bracket

Looking for the second horn and bracket to fit right hand side on a 36 -5 window. Can email jpwrightfarm@gmail.com
John
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-31-2020, 10:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 654
Posted By wright-47
Re: Head Gasket for 21 stud

I have aluminum heads and never thought about the reaction with copper. Why would you use grease on the composite. Never found a need on any motors we have already done.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-31-2020, 07:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 654
Posted By wright-47
Head Gasket for 21 stud

In your wise fordbarn opinion which is better copper or graphtite?
I have used graphtite gaskets on heavy duty diesels with good success but never copper on anything.
Love fordbarn keep up the good...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-31-2020, 07:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 732
Posted By wright-47
Re: Head bolt sealant

Thx. Pematex was my next option
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-31-2020, 07:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 732
Posted By wright-47
Head bolt sealant

What have you guys found to be the best sealant for the head bolts to block on a 21 stud. I tried thread sealant paste but it didn't work. Thx and Happy New Year
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-05-2020, 07:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 476
Posted By wright-47
36 Transmition bearings

Just wondering if anyone has used a sealed bearing for the input shaft and not used the wick seal? I would think the oil drain hole would have to be sealed. Stay safe and healthy.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-11-2018, 08:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,698
Posted By wright-47
What gas do i use

With our modern rotten poor gas is it better to use regular or premium? We have no ethanol in our premium. It will be used in a stock 1936 5 window with a rebuilt engine, built for unleaded. It will...
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