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Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 08-04-2020, 08:34 PM
Replies: 16
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Posted By Ford Freak
Re: Re-drill Brake Drums

I believe drilling new holes would remove more material than elongating a bit the existing ones .
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 08-04-2020, 05:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 822
Posted By Ford Freak
Re: Re-drill Brake Drums

Yes, that's what I meant to say in my post above . Jim said it much better !
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 08-04-2020, 02:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 822
Posted By Ford Freak
Re: Re-drill Brake Drums

I have seen a die grinder w/a steel bit used to lengthen the holes to fit the proper bolt pattern . Just make sure the center hole on the new drum is the same size as the old drum , and not larger .
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-04-2020, 02:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 386
Posted By Ford Freak
Re: Scraping noise when turning

I have the same problem w/my '37 coupe , after installing later F100 Bendix type front brakes . I took the drums off , & could see where the drums had been scrapping on the top of the backing plates...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-02-2020, 03:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 187
Posted By Ford Freak
Re: clutch disc recommendations?

I would go w/the Fort Wayne disc . I have had one w/a Fort Wayne pressure plate for 5 yrs. now & no problems . I had my flywheel resurfaced at the same time , & I highly recommend you do the same . I...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-19-2020, 09:36 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,116
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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-12-2020, 04:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 357
Posted By Ford Freak
Re: 180 Degree thermostat source

I did as well . However , I believe they are 170 's . Mine were anyways . - F F
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 07-10-2020, 03:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 367
Posted By Ford Freak
Re: My beloved Mustang V8 67'!

I will never forget the red w/black top '67 convertable my mother got new ! 289/auto . It had the first of the "wide oval" tires . I was 12 yrs. old & all the kids in the neighborhood loved riding in...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-09-2020, 03:17 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,318
Posted By Ford Freak
Re: paint on oil pan?

Why paint the inside ? Do you think it may rust or something ?
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 07-03-2020, 11:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 698
Posted By Ford Freak
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-03-2020, 11:45 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,214
Posted By Ford Freak
Re: radial tires

Whitewalls ? If yes, how wide ? - F F
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-20-2020, 04:29 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 741
Posted By Ford Freak
Re: New Member

Hey Chris - welcome to the Barn ! F F
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 06-19-2020, 07:28 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,240
Posted By Ford Freak
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-18-2020, 05:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,242
Posted By Ford Freak
Re: Best place to advertise car 4 sale

Ebay & Facebook seem to be working best for the guys I have been talking to recently .
However , I would start right here on the ole 'Barn since it is free !
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-12-2020, 07:34 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,140
Posted By Ford Freak
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 05-25-2020, 09:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 596
Posted By Ford Freak
Re: New to forum

Welcome to the Barn ! Looks like a nice '54 you have there .
How about posting some pics ? We love pics here !!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-15-2020, 07:40 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 801
Posted By Ford Freak
Re: Brakes big shoe in front or back

^^ Ok , thanks ! - F F ^^
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-14-2020, 09:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 688
Posted By Ford Freak
Re: Rear shackle recommendations 40 banjo

Philip -I agree , and I think PITA is putting it mildly ! - F F
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-14-2020, 09:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 801
Posted By Ford Freak
Re: Brakes big shoe in front or back

19Fordy - Where did you get your rear Bendix brakes from ? Thanks - F F
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-13-2020, 08:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 688
Posted By Ford Freak
Re: Rear shackle recommendations 40 banjo

Yes , I agree . I have used them & I believe they came from Speedway Motors . - F F
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 05-13-2020, 08:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 781
Posted By Ford Freak
Re: Disc brakes on 1967 Mustang problem

Have you tried Stainless Steel Brakes ? They are in Clarence NY . - F F
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-09-2020, 07:57 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,445
Posted By Ford Freak
Re: Barn & shop total sell off ONE LOT only $$$$$$$

Well said . You summed it up nicely !
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 05-07-2020, 03:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 543
Posted By Ford Freak
Re: Fuel system on 57 Ranchero Y block

My '57 312 engine had a different pump than that . I would get one w/out that sediment bowl . - F F
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-04-2020, 08:39 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 8,004
Posted By Ford Freak
Re: engine photos

Wow - Looking good !!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-04-2020, 03:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 569
Posted By Ford Freak
Re: Car wax & car polish

I still like/use Simonize . Easy on & easy off . However , it can be challenging to find in my area .
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