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Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 05-27-2019, 01:19 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,039
Posted By cars2cool
Re: y-block running warm?

I agree with Sal on the advance diaphragm. An old friend of my dad's had this nice square bird. The car would over heat when ever he drove it. He spent a lot of money chasing that problem and he was...
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 05-27-2019, 12:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 353
Posted By cars2cool
What event happened in Iowa this weekend?

The wife and I were headed to Des Moines on Friday and traveled briefly with 3 mid-fifties Ford cars and an early 60's Pontiac. We were headed east on Hiway 20 from Holstein to the Early IA turn off....
Forum: Model-A 01-07-2019, 09:27 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 406
Posted By cars2cool
Brumfield head wanted

Just curios if anybody has a Brumfield cylinder head they are willing to sell.
Forum: Late V8 12-11-2018, 07:46 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 271
Posted By cars2cool
1977 Lincoln Town Car

I have a Lincoln Town Car for sale or for trade. It is a cream puff with 64k original miles. Original paint and spotless upholstery. I would be interested in trading for a 30-31 Model A or a '53 F100...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-12-2018, 08:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,545
Posted By cars2cool
Re: Craigslist / Rebuilt Engine

Is the accelerator linkage bass ackwards?
Forum: Model-A 10-06-2018, 12:50 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 408
Posted By cars2cool
Starter switch

Looking for an old starter switch for my '30 "A". Not interested in the new shiny ones thank you.
Forum: Late V8 10-06-2018, 09:31 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 421
Posted By cars2cool
mid-50's 15" Lincoln wheel wanted

I'm looking for a mid-50's era Lincoln wheel rim. It is a 15 inch wheel with a 5 hole bolt pattern on a 5 1/2" circle. Please be prepared to include some clear pictures of your wheel. It won't have...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-21-2018, 11:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 335
Posted By cars2cool
F series grille guard ID help please

I have a F series grille guard that I would like to positively ID the years this was made to fit. I have not seen another one like it. I refuse to call it rare, as I don't know if it truly is....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-21-2018, 10:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,735
Posted By cars2cool
Re: hard steering f-100

Try lifting the pickup at the axle and take vehicle weight off of the king pins leaving the front tires still in contact with the floor. Then pump the grease into the zert. Yes you should see grease...
Forum: Early V8 07-01-2018, 03:45 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 282
Posted By cars2cool
WTB-Model B Zenith carb.

I'm looking for a rebuild-able Zenith carb. for the model B. Also looking for a quality rebuilder for the same. I visited with Dave Renner and he no longer does carb. rebuilds but still offers the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-18-2018, 12:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,026
Posted By cars2cool
Re: dash gauge lights up when brake pedal pressed

I had the same problem on my '55 F100 with a high quality reproduced wire harness. I found I had hooked up the harness from the turn signal switch to the under dash harness wrong. 2 wires as I...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-31-2018, 10:36 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,471
Posted By cars2cool
Re: Some ignition notes .....

Is it because of the higher amps on a 6 volt system why heavier gauge wire needs to be used?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-31-2018, 10:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,429
Posted By cars2cool
Re: 8BA crank and water pump ?'s

Thanks for the offer, I have posted over on the wanted board a wants list for the parts needed to put this in a '53 F100. I have gotten a lot of responses from members offering me their treasures. I...
Forum: Early V8 03-29-2018, 12:01 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 400
Posted By cars2cool
3 Speed trans. with overdrive

I know it's a long shot, but I'm looking for a '53 F100 3 speed transmission with the overdrive. If it is a rebuildable core I'm still interested. Also need all the hardware like drive shaft, relays,...
Forum: Early V8 03-29-2018, 11:55 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 330
Posted By cars2cool
EAB heads wanted

Looking for a pair of EAB cylinder heads for my '49-'53 flathead. Please look through your piles of parts. Also looking for a bell housing, lower inspection cover, flywheel, and a starter for a '53...
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 03-28-2018, 07:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,821
Posted By cars2cool
Re: 312 rebuild. Look what Ford forgot ?

Really? You have to wait for GOOD weather down there? lol
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 03-28-2018, 07:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,504
Posted By cars2cool
Re: 56 Ford F100 New Project - Engine Questions

Go to youtube and search mctim and click on videos then scroll to the bottom. Find the video titled '58 Ford F100 burnout, 313cu in Y-block. It's about 24 seconds long, turn up the volume and...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-27-2018, 03:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,429
Posted By cars2cool
Re: 8BA crank and water pump ?'s

Here is another angle of the treasure. I do plan on a complete disassemble and cleaning and magnaflux and pressure test before I do anything else to it. At that time I'll have the crank shaft cleaned...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-26-2018, 07:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,429
Posted By cars2cool
Re: 8BA crank and water pump ?'s

I took some pictures today and measured the counterweight, it's at 6 inches across. What cast iron heads should I be looking for since mine are pooches?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-25-2018, 10:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,429
Posted By cars2cool
Re: 8BA crank and water pump ?'s

I'll do it tomorrow, it's getting late on this side of the ocean.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-25-2018, 10:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 851
Posted By cars2cool
Re: 47 mercury brake help,

Replace all three rubber lines. If one swells in size when applying brake pedal pressure you will experience what you are describing. Those hoses break down with time, and will look fine on the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-25-2018, 09:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 851
Posted By cars2cool
Re: 47 mercury brake help,

Those rubber lines that were not questionable and did not get replaced are now questionable.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-25-2018, 09:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,429
Posted By cars2cool
8BA crank and water pump ?'s

I found an 8BA block yesterday that still had the crankshaft in it. I pulled the pan today and was able to slide the shaft of a 31/64 drill bit into the crank pin soft plug. Is that an accurate way...
Forum: Late V8 02-20-2018, 12:11 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 380
Posted By cars2cool
Holley 1904 carb. wanted

Looking for a rebuildable Holley 1904 carb. with either list number R856 or 1154. I currently have one each of these and need a match for my 2 X 1 intake. The R856 shows a '54 or '55 pickup, 6...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-08-2018, 09:58 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,269
Posted By cars2cool
Re: What's Your Preference: Restored, Original, Modified, Rod?

I like them all, but right now I'd settle to just get mine done and running.
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