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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Today, 06:59 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 353
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: Electrical verification 32 Ford

How many wires on the ammeter?
One YB to the ignition switch and then to the coil.
Second YB goes directly to the cutout
Third YB goes to the lighting fuse.
All three wires on one side of the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Today, 06:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 577
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: Stromberg 97 adjust

Both MUST have throttle plates!!! With two 97's the adjustment is about 1 1/2 turn out. Are you running the Carbs with linkage synced or progressive? Typically synced is good. You may need a...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 05:59 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 398
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: 34 Ford Carburetor

If no fuel coming out of the two nozzles in the venturi and there is fuel then there appears to be a blockage. IMO remove the carb and have some fun taking it apart and note the position of all the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-18-2021, 02:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 398
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: 34 Ford Carburetor

Daytona has the rebuilding kit, they are in Fla and on the web.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-17-2021, 12:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 639
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: 34 radio installation and operating manual

dean333 Do you have a question regarding the ash tray radio?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-13-2021, 04:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 481
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: 45 Truck parking brake problems

I notice the brake shoe retracting spring (2035) seem to be under some of the hand brake linkage. This can effect operation of the hand brake. The spring has to clear everything on both ends of the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-12-2021, 07:46 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 481
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: 45 Truck parking brake problems

What size truck is this? From The photo of your rear brakes, I agree there is a problem and with the brake lever that far forward the brakes should be applied. The second photo on the right is NOT...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-11-2021, 06:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 457
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: Mart's 32 sedan. Troubleshooting misfire and overheating.

Mart: When the engine is running the belt to the generator turn in the direction to loosen the generator pulley which is screwed onto the generator armature. The "Circ clip" is at the end of the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-10-2021, 07:25 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 908
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: KR Wilson Tool ID... HELP!!

KRW also made tools for other than Ford. From what I have seen the "P" in the part number indicated another car Mfg other than Ford.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-10-2021, 07:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 561
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: 1935-36 Dash Light Switch

35 has opposite operation from the 36-7. The little L shaped rocker sits inside the switch on a cradle it can fall out when disassembling. The insulating material with the two electrical terminals...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-09-2021, 10:14 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 554
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: remove surface rust on transmission gears

Take the gears out and clean in a bath of Kerosene, using wire brushes and scotch bright pads. Dry them off and use a wire wheel to clean off light rust. Sometimes the gears can be lightly bead...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-09-2021, 06:37 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,798
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: 1932 Ford Speedometer Thread

A friend owns a sign shop and has done several speedometer faces for old motorcycles. The process starts with a used face that is somewhat readable or a good quality color photo and a unreadable face...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-07-2021, 06:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 508
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: 97 power valve

The power valve stem is short and cut square it only gets touched when the throttle is opened and then just pushed straight down by the accelerator pump. Did you look for a stream of fuel in the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-07-2021, 06:28 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,156
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: 21 study cylinder head differences

The coolant holes in the center of the head are very different between the two heads
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-06-2021, 07:59 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,156
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: 21 study cylinder head differences

Is there a part number on the unpainted head? I can see there may be additional numbers cast into the head near the very top by the water pump surface. What is the number? Is there a date on the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-06-2021, 07:40 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 589
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: 1934 Ford Trouble Starting

Not sure if your reading posts from others but I would start as Pete suggest in posting #4 above. It is very easy to get plug wires out of place!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-06-2021, 07:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 698
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: Stromberg question

The springs for the adjustment screws should hold the screws firmly. They should not be loose. The screws were made to turn by your fingers. The original brass adjustment screws do not have a full...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-05-2021, 07:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 379
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: 39 Shifter Question

Don't forget the leather washer, flat washer and the spring plus the paper gasket.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-04-2021, 06:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 237
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: 1934 Dome distributor caps

No gasket on the inner cap just between the two caps. The inner cap has to fit all the way inside the recess of the distributor and be flush to the outer rim of the recess. You can change left to...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-04-2021, 06:36 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 937
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: 1936 Ford 1.5 ton 4 speed Transmission jumps out of 4th gear

Nice truck looks to be in great condition.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-04-2021, 06:32 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,335
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: '40 Brake Bleeding

Is there a source for a steel master cylinder cap to convert it for a pressure bleeder? All I have seen are original white metal style
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-04-2021, 06:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 476
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: 50 psi oil pressure gauge

As a suggestion try a lower weight engine oil (30 or 40) to get the start oil pressure around 60#peak. At that point I would think the oil pressure sender should be good. The originals have a metal...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-03-2021, 08:22 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,311
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: Lawsons 97's ( LC ) + vintage kits

Lawson: I have seen electric fuel pumps as the source of goo so don't overlook them.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-03-2021, 08:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 209
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: 1940 ford brakes

The front 40 wheel hubs have both inner and outer bearings and races. In addition there is a seal on the inside. I would guess you missed seeing the inner bearings because the seal covered them. ...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-03-2021, 07:21 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 937
Posted By Terry,OH
Re: 1936 Ford 1.5 ton 4 speed Transmission jumps out of 4th gear

Mac VanPelt has many good replacement parts. Often jumping out of gear is due to either the transmission is only marginally in the gear or the gear has too much end play. You may want to remove the...
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