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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-26-2021, 01:17 PM
Replies: 190
Views: 7,001
Posted By STEVE O
Re: WHO Is the Oldest Early V8 Forum Member?

I'm 58 and sure do enjoy reading here everyday and certainly respect my elders for giving their advise from the experiences they have done or how they can think things thru.
Stay Safe,
Steve
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-09-2021, 06:33 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 938
Posted By STEVE O
Re: Grease fitting size for 1937 ford spindles

What is confusing most people is the commonly used 1/8 npt grease fitting is larger than the commonly 1/4-28 grease fitting. although there is a 1/4 npt that is larger but not seen as often. I have...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-13-2021, 06:31 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,023
Posted By STEVE O
Re: shipping frustration

Thought I would drop a note, my bellhousing adaptor that got shipped on Dec 4 going 244 miles finally made it today. It was getting close to where I was going to have the shipper file a insurance...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-12-2021, 05:20 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,023
Posted By STEVE O
Re: shipping frustration

I'm still waiting for my bell housing adaptor mailed on Dec 4. Moved Dec 8 then again on Dec 24, once again on Jan 8 and stalled again. WOW this is crazy! Steve
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-06-2021, 03:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,058
Posted By STEVE O
Re: Generator Pulley Missing Coolaing Vanes

Or to hold the pulley from turning when taking the nut off during disassembly? Steve
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-03-2021, 12:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,341
Posted By STEVE O
Re: 32 Ford door lock cylinder

2nd John McClure. Excellent work & reasonable
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-29-2020, 09:27 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,102
Posted By STEVE O
Re: Misery loves company

YES! Hate that. The older I get the more often it happens. Steve
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-24-2020, 02:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,391
Posted By STEVE O
Re: Cruisin' the for sale ads

A little off subject but I bought 2 1940 Ford convertibles disassembled. Only one engine with them that he said he pulled in 1962 and it smoked then. It was upside down on the dirt floor of a dry...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-15-2020, 09:17 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,325
Posted By STEVE O
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-12-2020, 08:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 299
Posted By STEVE O
Re: Old Gaskets

Hot water they will go back
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-09-2020, 08:55 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,601
Posted By STEVE O
Re: BorgWarner Overdrive Questions

Hi,
Maybe a sort of different animal but the 50 Plymouth I owned for 37 years had the org stock 6 cyl. I had switched to 3.55 gears then added overdrive. I was very pleased with it. I sure you...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-06-2020, 02:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 958
Posted By STEVE O
Re: Radius rods ball lube

Hi, I personally have never worked on a Model A but a friend stopped by week before last with his Model A and said it has a little trough for trans/engine oil leaks to lube the ball?? I was...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-04-2020, 07:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 865
Posted By STEVE O
Re: Torque wrenches

Hi rotorwrench, Some years ago the rachet head started slipping. At that time Snap-on did put a kit in it and I had it calibrated. Only used one time for a small job not high ft lbs. Next time...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-04-2020, 03:41 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 865
Posted By STEVE O
Re: Torque wrenches

No more Snap on torque wrenches for me. The ratchet head is bad on mine and the head is no longer made so I am out of luck. They will sell me a new complete one. Yea I bet they would. So much for the...
Forum: Early V8 10-21-2020, 07:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 493
Posted By STEVE O
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-13-2020, 08:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 370
Posted By STEVE O
Re: '40 coupe trunk handle lock

Hi,
Yes that is the way the org. cyl works. FlatHeadCoupe here on the Fordbarn does a excellent & reasonable job converting the cyls to open without the key. Steve
Forum: Early V8 10-13-2020, 04:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 493
Posted By STEVE O
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-11-2020, 09:00 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,547
Posted By STEVE O
Re: '40 front fenders

Yes please keep us updated, I personally love seeing your great work. Sorry I am not trying to offend anyone as to being all original, but wonderful to see all those pieces put back in use in a great...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-08-2020, 12:03 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,787
Posted By STEVE O
Forum: Early V8 10-06-2020, 07:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 493
Posted By STEVE O
1933 Ford Glovebox radio

Thought I would give you fellows a heads up my friend Jim has a 1933 Ford glovebox radio built by zenith. It has been restored inside and plays great. Call Jim if interested in buying it and price....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-26-2020, 05:25 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 868
Posted By STEVE O
Re: Replacement Door Key w/o key

I will 2nd that about John. He does a great job! He converted my 40 trunk lock so I do not have to lock it each time I close the trunk lid.
Steve
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-15-2020, 01:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,284
Posted By STEVE O
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-15-2020, 08:36 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,284
Posted By STEVE O
Re: Sanford & Son Pickup Truck

Google it and you can see who owns it now. Its a 1951.
Steve
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-13-2020, 09:21 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,005
Posted By STEVE O
Re: Rust Oleum spray cans

I'm with Ol'ron. They clog down in the tube. You can take a new nozzle and put on the can and it will not work. I know the dome at the bottom of a can is to protect it in case of excessive pressure...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-12-2020, 08:52 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,005
Posted By STEVE O
Re: Rust Oleum spray cans

I agree. I contacted them twice. Tried to tell them its the tube that clogs not the nozzle, they say all they can do is mail me nozzles. I told them keep them that that would not solve the problem....
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