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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-30-2021, 08:19 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,732
Posted By 27TV8
Re: Be Careful Out There

I was having a talk with a friend about emerg brakes and he said he does not use his, just leaves it in gear.
Fine, But I told him if he never uses it then the inner cable can become frozen in the ...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-04-2021, 10:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 800
Posted By 27TV8
Re: 16/27 cluster

Thankyou all!
I will take my other spare apart today ,clean everything and do an appraisal and determine what I need.
Mr Van Pelt you will get an order soon including your book.
Thank you for the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-03-2021, 11:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 800
Posted By 27TV8
Re: 16/27 cluster

Thank you I was curious how there could be 16 tooth for 26 and or 27 tooth clusters?
Has to be some difference.
How to tell? is there p/n etched on the inputs? They all look the same.
I had...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-03-2021, 05:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 800
Posted By 27TV8
16/27 cluster

I picked up a -78 top loader gearbox with an open drive "Pickup" output
It has a16 tooth input and a 27 tooth on the cluster? Should there be such a combination? or is this a mix up? I have a 16/28...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-01-2020, 10:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,658
Posted By 27TV8
Re: Can't judge a book's cover -

I have the same problem RE posting photos? I can do it on the HAMB no problem,So why not here?
I have avoided posting because the topic I was on needed a photo attached!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-20-2020, 11:21 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,553
Posted By 27TV8
Re: E 3 spark plugs

Anyone know if there is a version for the larger thread as I have a 35 engine
with Aluminum heads.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-15-2020, 07:31 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,642
Posted By 27TV8
Re: NGK Plugs

Hello Anyone use an Autolite 386?
I am useing them on a stock 221 with dual exhaust and an old 30s Roof intake with no heat and two 81 carbs runs fine but last weekend we went on a Toy Run and lots...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-25-2020, 09:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,687
Posted By 27TV8
Re: Flathead OHV conversions

ED "ISKY" Has Maxi heads on his roadster,anyone know anything about these heads? Are his the only ones?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-28-2020, 09:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,388
Posted By 27TV8
Re: Late 21 stud 85 with 14 mm plugs

If you are looking for 18mm I used Autolite 386 and they are fine. Have,nt figured out how to post a photo. easy on the HAMB but not here. Take a look at my blog and a photo of my engine,car runs...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-20-2019, 06:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,174
Posted By 27TV8
Re: 1940 Ford Brakes

I have had Silicone brake fluid in my hot rod for 30 years,org Lincoln brakes front and rear. Never any problem. I am using it in my 49 Canadian Merc 1/2 ton. Jag XJS 12 front and rear suspension....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-14-2018, 10:01 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 10,151
Posted By 27TV8
Re: Where do these people come from? My laugh for the day.

Here you need a licence to have a dog
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-16-2018, 09:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,665
Posted By 27TV8
Re: BUBBAS IGNITION - I'm speachless!

My Wife and I went to Cuba and stayed in Havana. Take a look at my Blog of some of the cars! www.1948fordpickup.blogspot.ca.
The most common in the outback on the dirt roads and the rural areas was...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-21-2018, 01:49 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,290
Posted By 27TV8
Re: 38 Ford Bus

Looks like the Messerschmitt co decided to make a bus,ever see a Messerschmitt KR 200?
Funny looking cars .I recall some when I was kid.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-07-2018, 12:42 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,941
Posted By 27TV8
Re: advice needed - what parts to take on a raod trip?

I recall when Rumbleseat made a visit to my place.
He had more spare items stashed away in that car! Water pumps,which he had used truck pumps and cut off the second pulley with a die grinder so...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-21-2017, 03:22 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,887
Posted By 27TV8
Re: German Bodied 35 Ford in France

We were in Denmark last month and I took some photos of Fords Danish and German.
I used to be able to include photos but your format has changed so to see them you have to look at my blog...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-25-2017, 06:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,855
Posted By 27TV8
Re: Gas Tank swap? 1953 tank in a 1950 Pickup?

I put a Jeep Cherokee in mine,with the filler out to the left fender. Then a 46 car fuel door so it looks kind of stock. Seems that posting photos has changed so the only way to see my installation...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-10-2017, 10:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,305
Posted By 27TV8
Re: rumble seats articles gone?

About 10 years ago Paul visited Bill Boomer and I at Qualicum Beach.
We had a great time over lunch and a long talk in my garage. After he left I printed off all of his info "many pages" glad I...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-13-2017, 11:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 641
Posted By 27TV8
Re: Flushing out shocks

I want to flush mine.
Looking at the shock with the lever faceing me which way do I drain and flush?
Will the adjustment fitting unscrew?
I need some help here,
Thanks
Thomas
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-05-2017, 05:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,417
Posted By 27TV8
Re: Oil dipstick fitting

It would seem mine is the later,I did not know there was a mid year change.
So what years after mid 35 will work? This gives me an idea what to ask for.
Thanks.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-05-2017, 01:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,417
Posted By 27TV8
Re: Oil dipstick fitting

Little off the topic but my 35 pan has a broken dipstick houseing,the one with three rivets. I have a later one but it has a different rivet pattern and shape. What years are the same as 35?
I may...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-07-2017, 12:15 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 8,351
Posted By 27TV8
Re: Buying a flathead

Check with Bill Boomer,He may be able to help you. Believe he is in Regina.
He has built some good engines.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-20-2016, 06:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,440
Posted By 27TV8
Re: Ignition coil.....Rusted Junks recent post

Great! many thanks,I will use a 1.2. I have one that is a white/gray block.
It looks ceramic? That will be my job after dinner.
Gotta get this thing going,summertime!
Thomas
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-20-2016, 03:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,440
Posted By 27TV8
Re: Ignition coil.....Rusted Junks recent post

Hello. My Bosch coil p/n 0 221 119 027 has 2.7 ohms does this mean it has an internal resistor?
I am running 12 volts on my flathead.
Thomas`
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-04-2016, 10:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 823
Posted By 27TV8
Back fire, no power

Took my car out for a drive today. It ran fine till it warmed up then it lost power and as I gave it gas it backfired out the exhaust. No intake backfire but it seems to be running extra rich? The...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-29-2016, 12:40 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,860
Posted By 27TV8
Re: Advice needed: 1950 F1 Parts

Hello. I am using a Jeep Cherokee tank and a left fender filler.I used a 47 Ford car door for the filler door and I have a 5 degree slope to the tank with a vent up to the filler cap "just below it"....
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