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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-03-2020, 07:40 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 849
Posted By nelsb01
Re: Modern Ford Q?

Does it have anything to do with those torque stickes Ford/Lincoln mechanics use when they do tire removal? I know that the torque sticks ends that fit over the chrome wheel stud nuts are not deep...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-02-2020, 10:20 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,563
Posted By nelsb01
Re: Pat McFarlane RIP

I too was honored to have known Pat. There was always that sly smile and good natured attitude.
Whether it was him offering to volunteer or just stopping by, I will always be appreciative of his...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-29-2020, 10:37 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,253
Posted By nelsb01
Re: Antique Insurance a little off Topic

Tell your local independant agent to pick up Hagerty. I have a local agent that over the years has always gotten me the best deal with the best companies.
And Hagerty has an 800 number that is...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-15-2020, 10:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 418
Posted By nelsb01
Re: 36 ford truck

Here is the grille bottom support pan. This goes at the bottom of the grille and has the holes for the hand crank
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-15-2020, 05:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 418
Posted By nelsb01
Re: 36 ford truck

not sure exactly what you are asking -- here are pictures of the pan that goes under the bottom of the grille

The 1st picture fire engine #8 is a 1935
The other two pictures are 1936

(thanks...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-12-2020, 07:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 297
Posted By nelsb01
Re: FoMoCo and Ford script stamped 16 x 4.5 wheels.

The answer lies in V8Coopman's answer.
IF....you own a 1949 Ford or older, you will see the Ford script. If you own 1950 or newer, you will see FoMoCo.
I own an original 1949 Ford Custom Fordor...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-10-2020, 05:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 132
Posted By nelsb01
Re: 36 ford truck body mount

If the cab mounts as the pickup cab, which it should -- the cab rests on the wood and the wood has tar impregnated webbing (1.5 by 3 inches by 1/8th) that are placed at each bolt hole and go between...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-03-2020, 05:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 563
Posted By nelsb01
Re: Scam ---

So far -- the members that have contacted the EFV-8C have been Regional Group Presidents -- so they (the fraudulent scammers) are getting the email addresses from the Regional Club Directory on the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-03-2020, 02:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 563
Posted By nelsb01
Scam ---

It has been brought to my attention that someone is using the name of the EFV-8C National President to solicit giftcards for "Veterans at Hospice and Palliative care units for preventive items...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-28-2020, 06:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 655
Posted By nelsb01
Re: Hershey Canceled

There will not be a consective 25 years for the Early Ford V-8 Club at the annual AACA Fall National Meet, known as Hershey. We thank Dennis Carpenter Reproduction Ford Parts for their hospitality...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-21-2020, 09:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 274
Posted By nelsb01
Re: 37 Gas Tank Mounting

The bolts on the side with 2 bolts -- the bolt heads should be drilled for a safety wire. The edge of the tank should have cage nuts-- as picture shows. The single side bolt should also be drilled...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-17-2020, 10:47 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,075
Posted By nelsb01
Re: Help with Identifying a part

Not sure of the size looking at the picture, but it looks like it could be the size used for a 60 hp flathead.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-09-2020, 03:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 658
Posted By nelsb01
Re: Wide Five Spare Tire Holder

Nope. Sorry, you are correct -- the bolt that goes through to the box is correct as your picture shows.
Yours does look like it is not of original manufacture.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-09-2020, 10:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 658
Posted By nelsb01
Re: Wide Five Spare Tire Holder

it also bolts into the side of the box. This is what you are looking for. This is only the rim mounting part.
The two small holes are for the cap bracket. The center hole is for the long bolt that...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-03-2020, 11:22 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,359
Posted By nelsb01
Re: Wa State, Nice & Legal

cas3:
Ah yes -- that was back then. But I originally registered the vehicle with Collector Plates....so long ago, I have number 600 079. That was the 79th person in line, back then. When going in...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-02-2020, 09:21 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,359
Posted By nelsb01
Re: Wa State, Nice & Legal

Ken;

Duane Wells of Lansing MI
He places an add in the V-8 TIMES.
He has access ot all states plates and colors.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-02-2020, 07:35 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,359
Posted By nelsb01
Re: Wa State, Nice & Legal

Come to Minnesota -- you can have snow and cold and you can only drive the collector car 4 months out of the year.........well, not really, but someone would comment about it.

So, the title...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-28-2020, 08:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 442
Posted By nelsb01
Re: 49 ford engine swap

1949.....check to see if your car had an V-8.
Engine compartment, passenger's side, behind the hood hinge, should be the data plate.
In the third position if it is B - then it started life as a...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-21-2020, 11:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 404
Posted By nelsb01
Re: Engine splash pans.

And then..............
Splash pans for 1937 were different. There is the 78- part number and the 74- part number.
You have to ask -- 85 hp or 60 hp?
According to the April 1949 Ford Chassis Parts...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-19-2020, 12:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 316
Posted By nelsb01
Re: search help and re assemble order

David is correct. After installing the running boards (and they do make it look like you are making progress) I had to remove them for about the same reason---reach. I had to remove the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-13-2020, 02:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 874
Posted By nelsb01
Re: How to remove the U-Joint from my Trans?

V8COOPMAN;
To add to your great explaination, how and why don't people search Google before they ask questions? Everyone is asking for the easy answer.
Or better yet, why not search for manuals or...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-09-2020, 06:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 963
Posted By nelsb01
Re: Crazy idea of the day

Tubman;
This link will make you remember.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zwDvF0NtgdU
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-09-2020, 06:35 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,882
Posted By nelsb01
Re: Third Gen Auto delays

Did you notice it is following Henry's use of cable brakes? It is a 1937 version of a Ford.

Oh yes, I forgot to mention -- Michael rear brakes first and then the front brake. Otherwise you will...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-09-2020, 07:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 481
Posted By nelsb01
Re: rear trans mount swap on a 36

Kube;
I just did it on my 36 pickup. Although the floor opening is way bigger in a pickup (full side to side of cab open). Had to remove the rear mount before I could get the transmisson out all...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-07-2020, 09:19 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,134
Posted By nelsb01
Re: Need advice on my 37 rims & tires

You will have to change the brake drums and brakes to run those modern rims.
Stick with the original rims and hubcaps--- the vehicle looks great the way it is and enjoy it.
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