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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-23-2021, 09:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 610
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Distributer timing fixture

I am looking for a KR Wilson distributer timing device, anyone have one they will part with?

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Forum: Questions & Suggestions 02-16-2021, 10:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 99
Posted By Habusailor
Wanted board

Did i miss something? Where did the section go for posting for things wanted?

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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-15-2021, 10:03 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 153
Posted By Habusailor
60hp

I bought a rebuilt 60 horse this winter. It was done many years ago and sat in a machine shop during that time. I pulled the heads and it looks like it was run on a test stand and put away,...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-24-2021, 11:35 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,046
Posted By Habusailor
Re: '35 Radiator / water out the tube

Dont fill the radiator above the tubes.

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Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 01-16-2021, 06:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 236
Posted By Habusailor
Radio antenna

Where should the antenna go on a 57 Fairlane 500? I have seen sweep type in the center of the trunk lid but that doesnt appeal to me.

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Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 01-12-2021, 02:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 349
Posted By Habusailor
Power brakes

My 57 Fairlane 500 has power brakes. What are the 2 arms all about at the foot pedal? One is where the master cylinder arm hooks up the second one attached to the first with what looks like a pedal...
Forum: Early V8 12-27-2020, 02:32 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 208
Posted By Habusailor
Fords little powerhouse

Anyone got a copy of Rich Willims book they would part with?


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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-13-2020, 08:49 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 56,125
Posted By Habusailor
Re: Speedster Kit

I'm thinking of building a speedster with no fenders. Model A frame, I have a 60 hp flathead and tranny to put in it, probably use the Model A rear end. Not sure if the tranny will bolt up or not,...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-13-2020, 01:01 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 179
Posted By Habusailor
60hp

Anyone have a copy of Rich Williamís book on 60 hp flatheads they could part with? I would even take one, have it copied and send back your copy.

Thanks


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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-08-2020, 06:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 360
Posted By Habusailor
60 hp

Any good manuals or books out there on these engines


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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-02-2020, 03:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,136
Posted By Habusailor
Re: Scam alert

When ever I list something and get replies, I always look at the profile if it's new I walk away. This is bad for newbies but we have to do what we have to do.

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Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 12-01-2020, 07:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 230
Posted By Habusailor
Re: Electric choke

Thanks that is what I was looming for. I think if I slow down the fast idle a bit it will help, then I will lean the choke a tiny bit at a time.

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Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 12-01-2020, 07:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 230
Posted By Habusailor
Electric choke

I have a 57 Fairlane with a unlock. Put a new Holly Carb. On it with electric choke. When the engine is cold it wonít kick off of fast idle like I would like it to. I understand it will come off...
Forum: Early V8 11-26-2020, 10:09 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 207
Posted By Habusailor
60hp

Front cover with engine mounts and water pumps

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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-24-2020, 09:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 484
Posted By Habusailor
60hp

Is there much difference between 38 and 40 sixty horse engines? Neither is a tin side.

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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-20-2020, 08:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 578
Posted By Habusailor
Re: 60hp engine

Conventional block


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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-19-2020, 08:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 578
Posted By Habusailor
60hp engine

I ran across a 60hp block. No intake or heads, water pump housing has one motor mount broke off, no main caps or crank. I have the pistons out, will pull the valves next, and then cam. I donít...
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 11-09-2020, 07:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,955
Posted By Habusailor
Re: Transmission swap

Got it working. Shifts a bit erratic at some different speeds, I need to back off the throttle a bit then it shifts. Kind of like a manual with overdrive.

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Forum: Late V8 11-09-2020, 01:45 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 239
Posted By Habusailor
Wiper assembly

I would like the wiper mechanical mechanism for a 58 Fairlane so I can convert my 57 to electric wipers and not have to deal with the cable and tensioner


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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-31-2020, 09:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 524
Posted By Habusailor
Engine block

I ran across a 24 stud block with L2101 cast into the back of the block. Can anyone help narrow this down? According to Van Peldt it is an 8ba, going by the water jacket casting holes

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Forum: Early V8 10-30-2020, 03:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 257
Posted By Habusailor
Tools

Anyone have valve spring compressor and other specialty tools for flatheads they would like to part with


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Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 10-25-2020, 09:51 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,955
Posted By Habusailor
Re: Transmission swap

Raman and rotowrench you are correct. It only shifts once unless you drop down to low gear at takeoff. Problem is starting out in drive it won't shift. We have reworked governor and throttle with...
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 10-25-2020, 09:45 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 4,808
Posted By Habusailor
Re: Fordomatic late shifting ('57 thunderbird)

I'm by no means a transmission expert but to me that bracket does not look bent. It is straight and parallel to the piston. Can it be rotated so as to contact the linkage at another spot or is it...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-24-2020, 08:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 588
Posted By Habusailor
Ford stroboscope

Anyone have operating instructions

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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-24-2020, 11:29 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,307
Posted By Habusailor
Re: Best spark plug

Sort of like the best oil to use in flathead discussions.

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