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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 10:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 190
Posted By Will D
Re: Canadian GL4 140 gear oil

Napa in Canada can't get some of the same products offered in the USA. The part number pulls nothing up and searching shows nothing in there system. Just my experience with Napa in BC, maybe Alberta...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 01:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 190
Posted By Will D
Re: Canadian GL4 140 gear oil

I've had no such luck in BC. Everything I can find available is GL5 even if it says GL4. Sometimes sta-lube gl4 can be ordered from Amazon.com but it's not always available for shipping to Canada. I...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-21-2021, 09:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 694
Posted By Will D
Re: Resistor installation

3rd Gen Auto has them on their website and eBay store.

https://www.ebay.com/itm/352038971845?hash=item51f72869c5:g:IHMAAOSwH9Jfz5PC
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-20-2021, 12:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 687
Posted By Will D
Re: Unusual 1940 Deluxe grille

Mike's Unusual 1940 Deluxe grille pictures

https://www.fordbarn.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=476157&stc=1&d=1634751572
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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-13-2021, 11:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 529
Posted By Will D
Re: Interesting 8BA

Here is a link to some Canadian serial number decoding. C18S is on the chart but doesn't correlate with the correct year if I'm reading it right. The write up below explains about lack of...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-27-2021, 12:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 497
Posted By Will D
Re: Question on flathead oil canister filter housing

Did a little researching and some reading, defies logic but makes sense. The small hole will reduce flow and pressure in the canister when installed on inlet side, interesting.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-25-2021, 05:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 497
Posted By Will D
Re: Question on flathead oil canister filter housing

If the center tube in the filter canister that goes thru the middle of the filter and is connected to the return line has this 1/16th hole, is that not the essential flow restrictor? Leaving the only...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-26-2021, 07:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 564
Posted By Will D
Re: What year is my engine?

Looks like a Canadian made C59A.

https://www.fordbarn.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=458338&d=1615743135
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-24-2021, 09:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 297
Posted By Will D
Re: 42-48 Pass Steering gear oil retainer

Now that you got me thinking about it, you don't need to remove the box. I've read and been told when removing a shim to adjust the pre load to be very careful not to pull the end plate away to far,...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-24-2021, 04:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 297
Posted By Will D
Re: 42-48 Pass Steering gear oil retainer

You will want to remove the steering box from the cat to do the repair. Here is a thread showing the fix, there are others out there as well. Someone correct me if I'm wrong, pretty sure the steering...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-17-2021, 04:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 980
Posted By Will D
Re: Correct gauge wire

I'm going away from the cloth wire to plastic coated, originality is not huge on the list.... would you recommended adding a fuse for the heck of it or leave it out?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-17-2021, 12:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 980
Posted By Will D
Re: Correct gauge wire

Should I be adding a fuse to this wire? It goes from starter solenoid, looped thru ammeter and to starter switch. Any accessory lights I have run direct from the battery thru a fuse and a relay.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-16-2021, 07:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 980
Posted By Will D
Re: Correct gauge wire

Thanks guys.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-15-2021, 11:56 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 980
Posted By Will D
Correct gauge wire

What gauge wire is run thru the stock ammeter on 38' ford stock 6v system?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-05-2021, 04:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 671
Posted By Will D
Re: chrome looking spray paint

Rustoleum rattle can chrome just looks like silver paint. Don't use if wanting a comparable chrome like finish.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-04-2021, 07:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 690
Posted By Will D
Re: Ford Grill

https://www.fordbarn.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=469958&stc=1&d=1628123641
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-03-2021, 09:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 544
Posted By Will D
Re: start a new thread re pic

Please take Glenn up on his offer Pat/highbeams. Can't wait to see you post your first picture, the anticipation is killin' me.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-03-2021, 12:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 463
Posted By Will D
Re: What is this?

Is that an early model flux capacitor?:D
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-28-2021, 10:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 655
Posted By Will D
Re: Tools for removing Shock Links

The link is part of what I quoted from Tim Ayers. Here's a pic of what was referred to. I'm the same way with tools. I've a special drawer for the once in a blue moon use. It is nice to have on hand...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-28-2021, 10:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 655
Posted By Will D
Re: Tools for removing Shock Links

Ball joint separator worked well for me.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-28-2021, 07:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 383
Posted By Will D
Re: Photo Posting, a Video Tutorial

After "GO ADVANCED" I clicked "MANAGE ATTACHMENTS". Just used the PAPER CLIP to post this pic, both buttons take you to the same page. I vaguely remember learning HTML code in highschool, never...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-28-2021, 04:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 383
Posted By Will D
Re: Photo Posting, a Video Tutorial

Thanks for taking the time to put this together Jeff. Should be of great assistance for new as well as existing unlearned members.

Even I continue to learn. I never knew you could click the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-28-2021, 04:52 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,907
Posted By Will D
Re: Should I?

Just tell her no more need to set time aside and waste money for dinner dates, she can just join you in the shop for some quality bonding time:D and you'll have a cool ride to enjoy together once...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-28-2021, 02:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 863
Posted By Will D
Re: just a question

Some of the best ice cream available in Australia apparently according to the poster but had a link, more than likely leading to more spam, a virus or spyware....it was the first post by a new...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-26-2021, 06:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 986
Posted By Will D
Re: Center bearing

Here's instructions on replacing the rubber if anyone is up for the challenge.

Page 17, about halfway down the thread.
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