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Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 01-23-2018, 01:35 PM
Replies: 16
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Posted By early28
Re: Steering parts for 1964 Fairlane gear box

Sorry for the delay on this steering issue. I've order a 1964 Ford parts book and a ford parts interchange manual by Paul A. Herd. The interchange manual hasn't proven to be a great success. Anyway,...
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 01-18-2018, 11:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 881
Posted By early28
Re: Steering parts for 1964 Fairlane gear box

Got the Illustrations this time. Thank you for your effort and God Bless Selmer.
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 01-17-2018, 10:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 881
Posted By early28
Re: Steering parts for 1964 Fairlane gear box

I'll be calling most of these people to see what they have in the way of parts or a correct gearbox. Thanks and God Bless, Selmer
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 01-17-2018, 03:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 881
Posted By early28
Re: Steering parts for 1964 Fairlane gear box

I hate to take the car apart and have it sitting in the garage in my way for weeks/months trying to find parts. I would rather have a new gear or enough parts to completely rebuilt this one before...
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 01-17-2018, 12:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 881
Posted By early28
Re: Steering parts for 1964 Fairlane gear box

I would like to have a new worm and sector. The box is completely worn out. The steering wheel turns at least 1/4 turn without moving the steering arm. The adjustment is as tight as it will go so all...
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 01-16-2018, 11:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 881
Posted By early28
Re: Steering parts for 1964 Fairlane gear box

Thanks all. I'll call all these places tomorrow. God Bless, Selmer
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 01-16-2018, 08:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 881
Posted By early28
Re: Steering parts for 1964 Fairlane gear box

Thanks for the replies. No luck at either web site, Larres Corporation (https://www.redheadsteeringgears.com/) or https://www.redheadsteeringgears.com/ (https://www.redheadsteeringgears.com/), for...
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 01-16-2018, 12:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 881
Posted By early28
Steering parts for 1964 Fairlane gear box

Does anyone know where I can find the internal parts to completely rebuild the steering gear on a 1964 Fairlane. The gear box is #HCA BU 4E 12 B. I have searched the internet with no results. There...
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 01-04-2018, 12:32 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,138
Posted By early28
Re: 1964 Fairlane disc brakes

Well, to begin with I'm very pleased with the kit. The line from the MC to proportioning valve is a result of misinformation from the internet. The slack in the MC push rod may have always been...
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 01-01-2018, 12:24 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,138
Posted By early28
Re: 1964 Fairlane disc brakes

The brake problem has been resolved on the 1964 Fairlane. First of all a new 1 inch master cylinder was installed in place of the 15/16 one that came with the disc brake kit. Second the front brake...
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 12-05-2017, 06:10 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,138
Posted By early28
Re: 1964 Fairlane disc brakes

Thanks Bob. I plumbed according to #2 and that has been changed. God Bless
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 12-05-2017, 12:46 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,138
Posted By early28
Re: 1964 Fairlane disc brakes

I really appreciate the replies to my dilemma. Everything that has been suggested has been reviewed and gone over on the car. The combination valve in question does not have a metering valve on the...
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 12-04-2017, 09:09 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,138
Posted By early28
Re: 1964 Fairlane disc brakes

I'm getting a lot of good information and I really appreciate it. I can assure everyone that it will be tried and evaluated. After 31 years as a mechanic and 70 years old I've never ran into a...
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 12-03-2017, 10:00 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,138
Posted By early28
Re: 1964 Fairlane disc brakes

Thanks all. The rear drums have been turned and the shoes have a pretty even wear pattern on them. The rear brakes have self adjusters on them and brakes are really a little tighter than I would...
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 12-03-2017, 04:13 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,138
Posted By early28
Re: 1964 Fairlane disc brakes

Thanks to all who have replied. I'll try to answer all questions in this one reply. I'm using DOT-3 brake fluid. The Master cylinder push rod is about 1/16-1/8 short, which I would consider normal....
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 12-03-2017, 12:26 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,138
Posted By early28
1964 Fairlane disc brakes

Has anyone used the Chockostang Classic Mustang/Fairlane disc brake conversion on a 1964 Fairlane 500? This conversion was listed to include the 1964 Fairlane. I can't get a good brake pedal. I've...
Forum: Model-A 11-28-2016, 12:41 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 659
Posted By early28
1928 A Steering Wheel & wiper motors

This is made for the early 1928 model A's. I was told that this wheel was made in the U.S.A. Some manufacturers steering wheels require a lot of sanding and polishing but, this one does not. It's...
Forum: Model-A 08-09-2015, 06:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,353
Posted By early28
Re: 1928-29 Model A finders and related parts

Have found some damage to right front fender. Photo added
Forum: Model-A 08-05-2015, 12:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,353
Posted By early28
Forum: Model-A 07-27-2015, 01:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,353
Posted By early28
1928-29 Model A finders and related parts

Up for sale is a full set of 1928-29 front and rear finders, running board aprons, rear bumper brackets, and head light bar. These items are in very good repairable condition. Photos taken of worse...
Forum: Late V8 01-03-2015, 02:39 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 634
Posted By early28
1955 Thunderbird stainless steel fuel tank

New stainless steel (304 ss) fuel tank for a 1955 Thunderbird. The tank has not been removed from the shipping box it came in. It may fit 1956 also, but not sure. Check fit for your vehicle. $240...
Forum: Model-A 12-20-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 833
Posted By early28
Early 1928 Ford Model A Banana Style Ignition Switch

This switch is for the early 1928 Model "A" Fords. This switch was discontinued in June 1928 and is the hardest part to find for the early Fords in any condition, let alone one in working condition....
Forum: Model-A 11-24-2014, 06:49 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,134
Posted By early28
Early 1928 Model A multi disc clutch

I have one more early 1928 Model A multi disc clutch pack left. Comes complete with throw out bearing and a nice spare spring. The throw out bearing is free and feels smooth when rotated. One small...
Forum: Model-A 11-22-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 791
Posted By early28
SOLD Early 1928 Model A multi disc clutch pack

Nice early 1928 Model A multi disc clutch pack. Comes complete with throw out bearing and input shaft. The throw out bearing is free and feels smooth when rotated. The clutch pack for shipping...
Forum: Late V8 11-22-2014, 04:33 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 601
Posted By early28
SOLD 1955 Ford Thunderbird wheel covers

1955 Ford Thunderbird wheel covers/hub caps. A full set of four 15 inch covers/caps. Covers are not perfect but are good driver quality. Please view photos for details. $75 plus shipping. Thanks and...
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