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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-27-2020, 10:07 AM
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Posted By arc40s
interior specs

Please advise the interior specifications for a 1940 ford tudor sedan
looking for arm rest angles front and rear.
not sure if angle is measured from vertical or horizontal.
Thanks
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-09-2020, 10:53 AM
Replies: 385
Views: 54,774
Posted By arc40s
Re: New Poll, What Year Fords Do We Own?

I have a 1941 Ford Sedan Delivery
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-27-2019, 10:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 528
Posted By arc40s
wirin for 49 3/4 to truck

Where do you suggest finding a complete wire harness for a 1949 3/4 ton truck?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-31-2018, 06:08 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 296
Posted By arc40s
46th Annual Texas Tour

We wish to extend a invitation to our up coming 46th Annual Texas Tour in Gonzales, TX April 11-14, 2019


“Be apart of the scene in 2019”


This will be the 46thAnnual Texas Tour Sponsored by...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-26-2018, 11:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 793
Posted By arc40s
rear gear ratio

Please advise the teeth count for 1937-48 banjo 3:25 ratio
thanks
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-25-2018, 08:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 760
Posted By arc40s
Harmin Collins

Can any one offer suggestion of what I should ask (value) of a Harmon Collins distributor 1937 to 48. Going to raffle items for club fund raiser.


also value of a KR Wilson timing; 3 bolt and 2...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-28-2018, 09:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 781
Posted By arc40s
Columbia dis assembly

Does any one have written instructions to disassemble and resemble 1940-48 Columbia 2-speed rear axle. I have already spoken to gentleman in Calif.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-28-2018, 09:08 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,578
Posted By arc40s
engine colors

Please advise what the correct engine block colors for
37-41 Ford
42 Ford
46-48 Ford
49-53 Ford
thanks
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-21-2018, 10:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 528
Posted By arc40s
40 Ford dash ashtray

on 40 Ford dash which is the early dash and late dash?
push up or pull out?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-02-2018, 10:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 605
Posted By arc40s
Unhappy Fuel pump rod lift

I have a 59AB 1946 engine
I have tried four different fuel pumps(with glass bowl and pump with out), flex hose and fuel pump rods with no luck. I have added 3/16" thick leather shim between pump...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-16-2017, 02:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,504
Posted By arc40s
Re: main bearings

Bardfind08
Do you still happen to have a set?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-30-2017, 11:37 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,109
Posted By arc40s
Ford flathead valve ajustment sequence

please advise what is FORD FLATHEAD VALVE AJUSTMENT SEQUENCE
which valves do you ajust with which valve open or closed?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-29-2017, 04:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,614
Posted By arc40s
Re: too hot cont.

What would cause poping in muffler or exhaust that relates to plug or ignition?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-29-2017, 04:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,614
Posted By arc40s
Re: too hot cont.

I did run compression check.
#1was 120#
#2 was 130#
#3 was 125#
#4 did not check due to hard to get gauge straight

#5 was 120 #
#6 was 120 #
#7 was 110#
#8 was 120#
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-29-2017, 10:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,614
Posted By arc40s
Re: too hot cont.

Engine has only about 3K miles on new rebuild so should not have any varnish on valves stems. Feel it may have gotten too HOT and galled valve stems in split guides. I did add quart of M. Mystery oil...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-27-2017, 11:34 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,614
Posted By arc40s
too hot cont.

Question is how do I free up sticky EX valves. engine runs and pops in muffler bad.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-01-2016, 03:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 944
Posted By arc40s
Re: Alternator belt

I use a Dayco # B-52 works great.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-11-2016, 02:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 596
Posted By arc40s
Texas Tour 2016 in Coursicana, TX

Check out the pictures on our face book page. Lone Star chapter was hoist and GREAT tour.
About 88 cars and 175+ attendees.

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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-14-2016, 11:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 657
Posted By arc40s
Red face NAPA points part#

2 bolt crab distributor
Please advise what NAPA part # is for

set of points #
condenser #
rotor #
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-14-2016, 10:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,200
Posted By arc40s
Re: Hot coil

Whew... that was a lot for some how only reads the amount of watts it takes to burn my fingers while twisting two wire together.

So what coil do I need to stay cool? :confused:

if I have...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-14-2016, 09:49 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,200
Posted By arc40s
Re: Hot coil

hot wire from ignition switch goes to + primary side of coil
- neg side off coil goes to distributor.

Hot HOt HOT
???? not sure what to do next.....

What should voltage be from ign...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-14-2016, 07:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,200
Posted By arc40s
Hot coil

Question::confused:
I have a 8BA engine with 12V can coil.
Stock single point dist.
After about 56-60 miles the coil get so hot it start mis fire losses power and then just stops and wont start...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-14-2015, 07:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 947
Posted By arc40s
driving games

V8 club having a picnic and we are looking for any slow driving games you know of. suggestions? :)
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-11-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,629
Posted By arc40s
rear end ratio

please advise the available rear end ratios for 1949 thru 1953 Ford, Mercury, Lincolns.
Also # pinion teeth and ring gear teeth for each ratio.
Thanks
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-27-2014, 01:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 946
Posted By arc40s
Road Trip games

Does any one have any "Road Trip Games" to keep group awake on a long trip?
Early Ford V8 Quiz?
Any other thing you can think of? :rolleyes:
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