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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-02-2020, 01:59 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 682
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: U-joint Play (again!)

when it does get bolted up and it should be tight, you should check the position of the baffle too. Should be the tiniest gap.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-31-2020, 08:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 681
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: Brake flaring tool & tube straightener suggestions

Spend your money right the first time, nothing short of the Eastwood turret type and upwards from there...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-26-2020, 06:43 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,802
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: This AWFUL Bug...Explained!

Agreed.. Denial is not a river in Egypt on this one..
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-25-2020, 06:59 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,802
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: This AWFUL Bug...Explained!

Yes I think the time to act is now and even then its two weeks to late. Im the biggest skeptic, but this I have a bad feeling about and I dont believe we are being told everything. I am still shocked...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-25-2020, 06:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 526
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: Flathead V8 radiator

Maybe take out the radiator go to a shop and have it serviced anyway that way it will be soldered up again . After that arrange with them to come back and have it pressure tested and see if you have...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-24-2020, 07:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 597
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: 59a Main bearings replacements

Bra!
[if I got that correct]
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-22-2020, 11:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 391
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: 21 stud timing marks ?

Should be a mark...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-22-2020, 11:03 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,306
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: Engine repaint

Cant remember but its probably the flash, its a little darker than that.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-22-2020, 07:42 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,306
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: Engine repaint

POR make engine paint "Ford green" which you can brush on, you'd never know on the cast block but the pan you may have a few streaks of that worries you, probably depending on the brush etc .
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-22-2020, 07:03 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,210
Posted By Talkwrench
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-17-2020, 01:49 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 918
Posted By Talkwrench
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-16-2020, 09:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 647
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: Stock or later oil pump?

"Thanks for this. Will the M19 pump and the truck pickup fit a stock 36 oil pan?"

No you may have to cut the baffle in the pan so it fits , also you may have to adjust the height of the pick up...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-12-2020, 06:52 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,476
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: Timken Throw out bearings

" However, in order to minimize any defective bearings reaching our customers, we inspect and test rotate EVERY SINGLE BEARING before it is allowed to go out the door to a customer."
This is what a...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-12-2020, 06:48 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,476
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: Timken Throw out bearings

If you have information on where these plants are in the U.S.A. I'd love to know.. Are they MANUFACTURING plants?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-12-2020, 01:07 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,476
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: Timken Throw out bearings

Yes Phil a local statewide bearings store in Western Australia.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-11-2020, 09:47 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,476
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: Timken Throw out bearings

Ive just been through this. And the Aetna bearing spun easily . I Did not use it, it wasn't right. I even sent a email to Aenta , but it seems I have been ignored. I used a National bearing in the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-08-2020, 11:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 577
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: Throw out bearing

I just did all that with mine. It was a Atena brand [American?] It spun far too easy for a throw out bearing. I returned it and got a National one.. You really shouldn't be able to spin them as they...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-02-2020, 07:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 372
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: Valve clearance for 38 21 stud

If a standard cam I went ; int .010 -.012 exh .012 -.014 , Its been 18 months now daily driving , quiet , no problems. Spring were progressively wound and slightly heavier than stock [ Gary's...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-02-2020, 07:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 625
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: Hub Puller- Thoughts on M.A.C.S Fabrication unit

Get the Vintage Precision one. Well made and it works!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-25-2020, 10:33 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 875
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: installing electric fuel pump in'39 piccup

I just rigged mine through the start switch on the column. Priming only , but if needed I could leave it on.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-24-2020, 09:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 731
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: 39 gearbox thrust bearing

Ok Thanks Mike . yes and at 65c to the USD.. its not easy..
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-24-2020, 06:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 731
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: 39 gearbox thrust bearing

Ok Mike if you find another one let me know and I'll pass it on as its not my box Im just helping someone.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-24-2020, 05:00 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 731
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: 39 gearbox thrust bearing

Thanks Lawrie, I've let Phil know he is probably capable of doing this.
Is that snap ring (?) that's in the end of the cluster normal for that type for thrust washer end.?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-23-2020, 07:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 731
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: 39 gearbox thrust bearing

It may have been Lawrie..? I seem to remember he had something like it he was trying to find, might shoot him an email.. Any leads for another one would be helpful guys.
See if Mac sees the post .
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-23-2020, 07:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 736
Posted By Talkwrench
Re: pro or con HEI

Personally I like HEI and Ive even used a cheap Ching chong one that I just swapped out the module for a proper Bosch one and coil on my Cuda. Yes full 12 volts , yes open up the gap, they're...
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