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Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 10-21-2018, 09:43 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,608
Posted By okiedokie
Re: Pic of my smashed 56 Fairlane Club Sedan

What a heart breaker, what insurance co? I am sure that you can buy it back for very little.
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 10-11-2018, 09:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 505
Posted By okiedokie
Re: Kudos to Obsolete Ford Parts

Alaska Jim I have also had a couple of bad experiences with them in the past, but I have had some recent dealings with them and they seem to be greatly improved.
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 06-26-2018, 04:25 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 162
Posted By okiedokie
1955 Sunliner weatherstrip

I am confused as to how the upper garnish moulding weatherstrip is placed across the top of the windshield frame and how the garnish moulding itself sets. I did not dissasemble the car so it is...
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 01-13-2018, 10:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 660
Posted By okiedokie
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 01-11-2018, 10:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 478
Posted By okiedokie
Re: 1956 Victoria door glass

X2 on Auto City.
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 10-30-2017, 09:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 220
Posted By okiedokie
Re: advice ac you used in a 1953-55 F-100

Vintage Air in my 53F100. 302. Love it.
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 10-27-2017, 09:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 990
Posted By okiedokie
Re: A what do you think question..

55 Sunliner has solid mounts although I have not seen them available.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-20-2017, 09:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,157
Posted By okiedokie
Re: slight door sag.

When I put my 40 coupe body back on the frame and friend with a body shop gave me some tips as to where to use the shims to align the doors, but I sure cant recall them now. However, basically I just...
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 08-06-2017, 09:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 721
Posted By okiedokie
Re: Whose ac unit used in Ford 1954 F-100

I am a big fan of Vintage Air but you might take a look at Old Air Products.
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 06-20-2017, 09:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 950
Posted By okiedokie
Re: California Duster

If only you would have included a picture of that gobsmack upside the head. Glad it worked.
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 05-19-2017, 07:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 950
Posted By okiedokie
Re: California Duster

Did you lay it out on some newspaper to remove the coating it has on it? I know that I bought one a while back that did the same then someone told me the instructions say to do that. Who reads...
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 04-26-2017, 09:17 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,068
Posted By okiedokie
Re: Question about por-15 putty or filler

I used a filler called All Metal several years ago to seal some small Pitts/holes in a 40 windshield opening "lip" discovered after paint. Had to replace the wIndshield a couple of years ago and the...
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 04-25-2017, 12:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 661
Posted By okiedokie
Re: Enlarge wheel pilot hole

Isn't that a 10" wide tire? Sounds like an 8/8.5 tire would fit better.
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 04-12-2017, 05:27 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,079
Posted By okiedokie
Re: What's your average trip, and furthest distance traveled?

6200 miles in my 40 coupe, 1500 in my 53 F100, none on my 55 Sunliner but it will see long trips also.
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 04-02-2017, 08:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 524
Posted By okiedokie
Re: jacking the front of a '55

Luckily my 55 has a perfect front crossmember but if I was in question of it I would use the frame adaptor I bought from Harbor Freight. Very handy when you need to jack in the front or rear from the...
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 03-25-2017, 06:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,117
Posted By okiedokie
Re: Electric Fuel Pump

That is the one to use.
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 03-25-2017, 02:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,117
Posted By okiedokie
Re: Electric Fuel Pump

Good luck with the Airtrex (Cater sells the same one also) the ones that I used had a high failure rate. Carry a spare, that is what I did. Replaced several at the side of the road. The 4070 is...
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 03-25-2017, 02:09 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,226
Posted By okiedokie
Re: Electric fuel pump on '55 Bird

My experience has been not good with the inline pumps. Easy to install and replace, which is good because I did that often. I had them in my F100 and a 46 coupe with 302's. Changed each to Carter...
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 03-24-2017, 09:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,117
Posted By okiedokie
Re: Electric Fuel Pump

I have the Carter 4070 in my 53f100 feeding an Edelbrock carb on a 302. Works great.
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 03-07-2017, 09:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 851
Posted By okiedokie
Re: 53 f-100 jack storage

I bet some one at www.ford-trucks.com on the 48-56 forum can answer that.
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 02-04-2017, 09:44 AM
Replies: 12
Aod
Views: 1,219
Posted By okiedokie
Re: Aod

Not sure what you are asking but I have an AOD in my 53 F100 and am very happy with it.
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 02-03-2017, 09:07 AM
Replies: 12
Aod
Views: 1,219
Posted By okiedokie
Re: Aod

Not in my 55 Ford.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-02-2017, 09:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,495
Posted By okiedokie
Re: 1940 Ford Coupe side mirrors choice

Like V8bob, I have the aftermarket swan necks. They look good and you can see out of them.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-31-2017, 01:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 686
Posted By okiedokie
Re: 56 tbird

My 55 Sunliner is the same.
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 01-25-2017, 09:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,141
Posted By okiedokie
Re: C-4 pan fill dipstick problems

I am with Ole Don, I have done the heat and bend along with bending /shortening the brace.
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