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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-24-2020, 11:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 412
Posted By my4dv8
Re: 32 phaeton wood

Apologies I am a newbie to phaeton . Doors and seat backs , not sure what you call the part on the seat tops.that tie it together. Roof bows are not high on the list just yet. I do not have a decent...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-24-2020, 09:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 412
Posted By my4dv8
32 phaeton wood

Doe anyone know of a vendor or if its even made , a wood kit or parts there of for a 32 phaeton ?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-15-2020, 01:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,060
Posted By my4dv8
Re: condenser

Been running a @tubman trash can condenser on our early 2 part cap mallory distributor For 3500 mls with no issues . Great products.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-14-2020, 02:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 291
Posted By my4dv8
Re: 37 ford p/u

I have found for re installing put the unit together on the bench and run tape around it to hold it together until you get the screws installed in the back .Otherwise you need all 10 fingers and some...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-13-2020, 12:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 490
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Melting M19 oil pump

Thanks guys , thats what i was asking about knock offs . Often with an auction image you have no way of know knock off from the real deal . As @KiWinUS said he got his from a trustworthy ebay vendors...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-12-2020, 06:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 490
Posted By my4dv8
Melling M19 oil pump

There seems to be a raft of M19 mellings 42 to later type oil pumps on Ebay . Do they claim to be Melllings or are they actually that . What are folks thoughts on quality of these pumps .
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-12-2020, 06:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 747
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Trick to remove OFF ON ignition plate

Hmm , thanks for those wise words. Would like to replace the plate ,but maybe better left alone? Sure dont want to make a mess of things.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-12-2020, 06:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 747
Posted By my4dv8
Trick to remove OFF ON ignition plate

We wish to replace the a OFF ON plate on our steering column ignition switch With a repop one . . What is the trick to removing the tiny rivets with out damage to the plate , the repop plate from...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-11-2020, 09:27 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,046
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Found Very Concerning Issue

Not sure why folk say back off the head nuts to re torque . I never have and never will ,to my way of thinking it unsettles any sealing done on the threads . A properly lubed nut or stud only need to...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-09-2020, 06:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 268
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Rear brake cable saddle clamps

Yep thanks @John R thats the item . Have spent a while searching and come up empty thus far. Any leads on a vendor ,If in fact they are repoped.
Am I better to change my method and use the little...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-09-2020, 05:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 268
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Rear brake cable saddle clamps

Yikes, I am not familiar with that bracket. Maybe all these years I have had the park brake mounting wrong . If memory serves me correct back in the early 80s we pillaged the brakes off a 42 sedan ....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-09-2020, 02:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 268
Posted By my4dv8
Rear brake cable saddle clamps

Hi , I donít know the correct word for these . But essentially the little saddle clamps with two bolt holes that locate/ retain the rear brake cable outer to the backing plate in an hydraulic brake...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-08-2020, 09:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 829
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Bright 32 Radiator Shell?

Kiwi 32 (although badged Fordson) and 34 fire engines.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-06-2020, 02:44 AM
Replies: 6
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Views: 905
Posted By my4dv8
Re: H&h

https://www.jalopyjournal.com/forum/threads/h-h-flatheads.1207110/
Another thread on the HAMB.they are standup guys and am sure when time allows they will contact you.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-04-2020, 01:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 439
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Seat belts 1930 pickup

Just lap belts? I am sure with some thought you could semi hide diagonals when not in use , yeah I know there is not much structure to bolt them to but some is better than none.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-04-2020, 01:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 883
Posted By my4dv8
Re: 40 Ford LED tailights

Good on you Gary buying decent LED . Painting the inside white and adding tinfoil in reality dont cut it as far as a decent LED. If you are worried about an LED not looking traditional , dont, you...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-18-2020, 03:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 334
Posted By my4dv8
Re: 49 ford push button radio

I know this does not answer your question . We left our original PB radio as a facade and fitted a blue tooth unit behind it operated by a remote.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-15-2020, 05:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 941
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Upper Steering Column Bearing

Do you happen to have a link?
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 09-12-2020, 03:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 324
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Y block big truck water pump/ fan.

So a random pic i found showing what I believe are the parts required . We do not have a fan or hub.
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 09-03-2020, 10:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 324
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Y block big truck water pump/ fan.

Thanks @dmsfrr , thats a head start . Fan pulley sticks out further than i expected . Hopefully someone has a head on view.
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 09-03-2020, 07:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 324
Posted By my4dv8
Y block big truck water pump/ fan.

We wish to raise the fan height on a Y block in a model A Ford . I have in my parts piling system a big truck Y block water pump with the ears on top for the fan . But we are unsure what the fan...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-22-2020, 12:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 820
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Big Claude Hoppers- Size 12

I feel your difficulty, go for the clutch and you hit the brake and the car behind yours isn’t quite ready for that. You need dainty Fluffy cobra drivers shoes !!!!
The I don’t know if Claude had...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-03-2020, 02:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 458
Posted By my4dv8
Re: 28 Tudor header brackets missing

Thanks Randy , macs/ ecklers is usually my last choice, but I see made in USA. I did surf around on a couple of other A sites And still found zero. Now I know what they look like at least , I will...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-02-2020, 02:50 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,863
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Oversized Brake Drums

We had remachined F100 drums on our 32 , it passed all the brake tests and got complied . I was never happy with the brakes as on a hard stop the pedal would go away some . Took a long time of...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-02-2020, 02:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 641
Posted By my4dv8
Re: Busted Crab but what happened?

Ouch that hurts. I think the only way this could happen is the tang on distributor was 180 degrees out and not seated in the offset slot in the cam . Kind of hard to see down there .
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