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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-14-2021, 11:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 658
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: old or new motor

Beware of “deals to be had”! You need to really be sure of who & how it was refreshed or if it’s used & supposed to be in good condition hope you really know the person giving the deal.

I agree...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-05-2021, 11:15 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 950
Posted By AnthonyG
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-05-2021, 06:36 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 950
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: 1936 Ford 1.5 ton 4 speed Transmission jumps out of 4th gear

Cool good ole truck! A bit off subject (Just curious) but still on the Early Ford truck 4 speed. Is there a way to up the gearing especially on the granny 1st gear but all gearing really, to make for...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-02-2021, 04:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 649
Posted By AnthonyG
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-01-2021, 02:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 649
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: Yellow Teflon tape on oil filter connections?

I’ll try to reshape the existing flare before cutting & starting fresh. Hopefully the process of tweaking the line during install is what damage the flare & reshaping with flare tool will work.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-01-2021, 08:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 606
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: Vacuum Gauge Question

As with all measuring tools mechanical & electrical age & use renders them inaccurate. Some are designed for recalibration some not. Most if not all can be checked against a standard to insure...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-01-2021, 07:16 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,882
Posted By AnthonyG
Angry Re: Oil Pressure

I tried same on my ‘35, thought a great idea for access but it interfered w the throttle pivot linkage. I have the oil filter canister now so I mounted on the line feeding it before the 1/16”...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-01-2021, 06:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 649
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: Yellow Teflon tape on oil filter connections?

Thx, guess I go in another direction. The fittings were supplied mounted on the formed steel connection lines & the one connecting to the feed port on canister leaks. Thought initially it was the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-30-2021, 10:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 649
Posted By AnthonyG
Yellow Teflon tape on oil filter connections?

Anybody have oil seepage issues with the oil filter connections & has anyone had success with yellow Teflon tape?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-30-2021, 06:08 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,202
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: mice prevention?

They’re industrious little Vermin & seem to find a way! Where ur building is located effects. On a farm or on a few to many acres in the woods it’s a battle!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-29-2021, 05:55 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,202
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: mice prevention?

x2 been workin for me for years. I’m 800’ off the rd. In the woods, tried everything from electronics to Irish spring soap chips. Think moth balls helped but preferred the critters to the smell....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-28-2021, 07:05 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,882
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: Oil Pressure

Good logic on the Mech. being more accurate & reliable. Consider, I have a Mech. Mounted in the engine compartment & a electric mounted under the dash, my logic was that I have a very nice cloth...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-25-2021, 10:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,024
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: The rumors of my death have been greatly exaggerated.

Glad ur OK! Prayers for your wife to get well & regain her energy!
Best
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-25-2021, 07:46 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,882
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: Oil Pressure

Sounds great Gene! Im in NE Pa. running a modified 8BA, along with the mech. fan I put a electric push fan in front of radiator for the annoying “ Stoplight to stoplight cooling issues in Summer”
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-25-2021, 07:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,435
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: USPS strikes again destruction of packages

FUBAR is a good description for sure, but I put it squarely on USPS! The box was the normal variety cardboard that that most vendors use. I’ll blame the vendor for using USPS! I truly never had a...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-24-2021, 07:42 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,882
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: Oil Pressure

Gene, just out of curiosity do you run an auxiliary push electric fan w the mechanical one to help cool on those 100 degree plus days?:eek:
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-24-2021, 07:13 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,435
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: USPS strikes again destruction of packages

USPS is the worst! I automatically send a message to every vender complaining when anything more than an envelope is sent by USPS! This most recent package was hard to imagine even from them. This is...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-23-2021, 08:36 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,741
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: My 34 Won't Start

I had a similar issue after installing a newer Mallory e-Dist. It was one that needed no externals & connected as most newer distributors directly to coil I got @ the same time. Also supplied was a...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-20-2021, 08:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 402
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: RECENTLY Unable to Upload Photos

Many find the limited file size to be a PIA on FB. While I love the sight for interesting conversation & information it truly needs to update its software or whatever is the limiting factor to...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-17-2021, 02:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 473
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: ‘35 Deinstall / Install hydraulic brake conversion

Probly just unfamiliar with terminology, you speak of modifying the brake bell on king pin so your talking the front brakes? What are stub axles?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-15-2021, 01:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 473
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: ‘35 Deinstall / Install hydraulic brake conversion

I believe from installing a ‘39 tranny a few yrs ago & pictorials sent & conversations w Richard of EFG the e-brake handle pivots off the rear tranny mount as is. His kit uses cables connected to it...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-15-2021, 10:54 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 473
Posted By AnthonyG
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-15-2021, 10:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 473
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: ‘35 Deinstall / Install hydraulic brake conversion

deuce lover, I’m probly a terminology dummy & call it something else:o but what is the center brake actuator?
Also my axle being stock & the new spindles being stock height, I should be OK?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-15-2021, 09:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 473
Posted By AnthonyG
Re: ‘35 Deinstall / Install hydraulic brake conversion

Yep, part of the EFG kit. Thx for the reply Rich.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-15-2021, 09:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 473
Posted By AnthonyG
‘35 Deinstall / Install hydraulic brake conversion

Hi all, while I’m a pretty good mechanic this Mechanical to Hydraulic conversion is a 1st for me. So looking for a bit of guidance for sequence on this project. Please help me if my sequence plan /...
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