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Forum: Early V8 02-07-2020, 12:12 PM
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Forum: Early V8 01-11-2020, 08:41 AM
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Views: 223
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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-07-2020, 01:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 467
Posted By OhioRick
Re: Autolite 216 Question

They changed the finish on the 216's about a year ago.
Yes they were a dark gray color initially.
Forum: Early V8 01-06-2020, 11:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 223
Posted By OhioRick
Original 8BA Parts (Manifolds, Vent tube, Air cleaner)

The carburetor, air cleaner, oil filter, front vent tube are sold.
Left are other vent tubes, crossover and manifolds.

Exhaust Manifolds (no dents) 30.00
...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-26-2019, 11:10 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,711
Posted By OhioRick
Re: Flathead "spark knock" ???????

Been running my 8ba with the original distributor for 13 years with no knock using Marathon gas. this year noticed the same knock as above, changed to a different brand of gas and it stopped. I...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-26-2019, 10:45 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,629
Posted By OhioRick
Re: tesla Truck

ugly as hell but They must have the torque, balance and pull on that suspension figured out to a science. If anything, this will be used in future vehicles……...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-13-2019, 11:13 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,049
Posted By OhioRick
Re: Bat piss

I've not had much luck with those high frequency emitters.
But seen very good results with lights placed in their roosting area .
Forum: Early V8 07-18-2019, 07:39 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 217
Posted By OhioRick
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-06-2019, 07:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 688
Posted By OhioRick
Re: 50 Ford 8ba spark plug fouling problem

Let’s get to the root cause of your problem. Even a perfect plug will foul when your running too rich, has improper timing, poor spark, bad rings or improperly seated valves.
Let’s see a picture of...
Forum: Early V8 07-01-2019, 02:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 217
Posted By OhioRick
1937 Ford Front Bumper Grommets.

Two Brand new grommets.
Send me a message.
Thank you. Rick.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-10-2019, 01:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 479
Posted By OhioRick
Re: 8BA distributor adjustment

Adjustment of the spring tension should be done by monitoring the RPM vs advance.
Mac has the specs for that on this web page.
http://www.vanpeltsales.com/FH_web/flathead_tuneup49-53_239-255.htm
Forum: Early V8 02-03-2019, 03:10 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 151
Posted By OhioRick
1951 Ford Custom Grille Guard

Make an fair offer.
Need Room.

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v229/gesier/1951%20parts/P1020659.jpg

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v229/gesier/1951%20parts/P1020658.jpg
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-05-2018, 10:40 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,791
Posted By OhioRick
Re: Tree vs Flathead

Creative approach in holding post in place.
Forum: Late V8 10-24-2018, 11:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 527
Posted By OhioRick
Re: 1951 Ford cow catcher

Still available.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-21-2018, 07:00 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,459
Posted By OhioRick
Re: Flathead V8 Problem

A bad condenser will have this symptom.
Forum: Late V8 09-07-2018, 08:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 527
Posted By OhioRick
Re: 1951 Ford cow catcher

Still available. Open to offers.
Forum: Late V8 08-06-2018, 05:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 527
Posted By OhioRick
1951 Ford cow catcher

Fair chrome. No bends.
Rare piece.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-22-2018, 04:12 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,925
Posted By OhioRick
Re: 11 inch clutch

Running one in my little 34 pickup.
Installed the lightest springs available. Works great no complaints after 10 years.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-26-2017, 09:41 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,638
Posted By OhioRick
Re: Traditional fuel system for duel carbs?

Used to run the red line. Until>>>> three older guys came up to me on different occasions begging me not to use them.
Each lost a car in a fire from the line rupturing.
Dont do it.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-19-2017, 10:31 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,847
Posted By OhioRick
Re: 37 Ford

Pipes are over the top. Nice car though. Very similar color to this colored blind owner.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-03-2017, 04:35 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,813
Posted By OhioRick
Re: '34 Cooling problem

Sounds like your radiator cap needs replaced or maybe just change to a better gasket on the original cap.
I am running skips pumps and had the same issue at high speeds on my 34 pickup.
I...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-28-2016, 12:01 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,584
Posted By OhioRick
Re: Still With The Air Cleaner

K&N filters may work well in an overhead cam engine but I was underwhelmed putting two on my 94's. They may filter well put I seen loss in horsepower.
From then on I've stopped running a normal...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-26-2016, 10:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 798
Posted By OhioRick
Re: Black oil

Run a PVC. That will help rid the engine of contaminants.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-22-2016, 11:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,171
Posted By OhioRick
Re: 286merc

I did find this. Possibly?

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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-21-2016, 03:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,171
Posted By OhioRick
Re: 286merc

Does anyone know Carl's last name??
Does it happen to be Brady???
Did he own a Trucking outfit??
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