Go Back   The Ford Barn > Search Forums

Sponsored Links (Register now to hide all advertisements)

Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.06 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Talkwrench
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-27-2020, 10:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 850
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: 33 Tranny to Driveshaft Oil Leak

I have roughly a 4" difference in tyre size but Ive never have the oil issue coming from the diff. I do have small ramps that I drive on when I park at home for the front.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-27-2020, 06:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 570
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: Steering Wheel Covers

Racer rope for me..
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-25-2020, 06:54 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,287
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: 1940 Brake Bleeding

speedbleeders are one of the best things I ever bought. After reassembling the diff and installing it I pumped the pedal slowly, always slowly and not all the way to the floor on a single circuit...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-21-2020, 07:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 626
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: what a job, shuddering fixed and back to work.

Very true... we help each other out. I rebuilt a gearbox for him and he's done this and much more for me. Phil only lives 5 mins from me so if he ever needed a hand he'll call.. He's on the site but...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-21-2020, 06:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 634
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: parts pickup

Is a king brown a snake??... Sure is Mark and about the deadliest one you can get.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-20-2020, 11:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 507
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: Spark Plug Reading

:eek: That plug looks like its been in there for three months. Its hard to read plugs like the old days, fuel is different and probably varies from country to country, Definitely dark for such a...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-20-2020, 08:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 634
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: parts pickup

"Thats not a radius rod.. its a king brown!" Be careful out there Lawrie..
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-20-2020, 06:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 290
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: 33/34 front shocks

you didn't take pics Lawrie..??
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-19-2020, 09:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 626
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: what a job, shuddering fixed and back to work.

Lawson you didn't use the word "beautimus" I had a laugh as Ive never seen anyone else use it but a friend of mine.. hahaha
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-19-2020, 08:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 626
Posted By Talkwrench
what a job, shuddering fixed and back to work.

So the shuddering problem turned out to be the hardening on the hubs finally giving up after 80 odd years. At low speed and with the help of the brakes lightly being applied the wheel bearings must...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-18-2020, 09:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 856
Posted By Talkwrench
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-18-2020, 09:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 337
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: rear end oil

No you dont in the diff.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-18-2020, 07:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 850
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: 33 Tranny to Driveshaft Oil Leak

Because a small amount of oil should be coming through its the way it was designed, the uni doesn't have rollers, oil is the best thing to get in there also it must help lube the torque tube bearing....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-17-2020, 11:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 850
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: 33 Tranny to Driveshaft Oil Leak

Don't use a sealed bearing at the rear a small amount of oil should come through regardless of using a semi fluid grease.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-06-2020, 07:47 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,982
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: Cooling system help needed

The only time I can recall mine doing anything like that would be because I had the radiator too full , loose cap and the theromsats would not have been open much... gave it too much too soon...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-06-2020, 06:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 716
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: Drive shaft balance?

Yes just double checking any possibilities.
I did go past a drive shaft balancing place yesterday just to get an opinion. He quite simply said I wont piss in your pocket nothing that can be done...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-06-2020, 06:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 727
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: Hi from Oz

welcome.. as Lawrie said list your location and we can help more..
Perth
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-05-2020, 08:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 716
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: Drive shaft balance?

done recently
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-05-2020, 08:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 716
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: Drive shaft balance?

Thanks for that!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-05-2020, 06:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 716
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: Drive shaft balance?

Not really a matter of needing too, it's more if anyone has looked into it. It is a long shaft that turns hundreds of rpm Im sure they're not perfect.

Pete what was the method you used to...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-05-2020, 12:00 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 716
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: Drive shaft balance?

No closed, with center bearing .
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-04-2020, 07:53 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 716
Posted By Talkwrench
Drive shaft balance?

Has anyone ever balanced their drive shaft? While I have everything apart it just a thought ..
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-04-2020, 07:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 621
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: Carb gasket surface

This is fine ^, use a small amount of grease on the gaskets and dont overtighten.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-24-2020, 06:49 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 725
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: 1938 Firestone whitewall tire pressure

On my daily driven 35 pickup the fronts 5.50x16 I ran at 35, the rears 7.50x16 at 32. The front tyres are still in great condition after 6 years and would have years more left in them.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-23-2020, 11:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 782
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: syncro hub position for second

That info will help a lot Dale, I did go through all of that. The problem is [and Im sure for most] is having a lot of spare parts to choose from to make a good setup.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump
Sponsored Links (Register now to hide all advertisements)


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:27 AM.