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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-11-2019, 09:57 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,997
Posted By 189j40
Re: My car is shocking is yours?

Must have been one bad a__ tricycle!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-13-2018, 01:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,440
Posted By 189j40
Re: Adjusting float

at some point check your pres. from the fuel pump. i had to build up under the fuel pump stand. ( extra gaskets) pressure usually about 31/2 lb.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-23-2018, 06:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,994
Posted By 189j40
Re: Charlie ny

wrote to charlie about my od. good advice!!!!!!!!!!!.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-14-2018, 09:21 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,280
Posted By 189j40
Re: Do's don'ts tricks

don't ever tell the wife what parts cost!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-02-2018, 08:45 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,206
Posted By 189j40
Re: No start at gas station

might want to check out your starter.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-25-2017, 08:36 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,076
Posted By 189j40
Re: Fuel pump pressure?

had same problem. 2 extra gaskets under pump tower done!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-11-2017, 12:27 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,825
Posted By 189j40
Re: Veterans Day

thanks buddy!!!!!!!!!!!! glade you made it back. 58220 didn't make it.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-15-2016, 09:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,531
Posted By 189j40
Re: Possible head gasket

I have to add coolant to my car all the time. there's not anything wrong. it's the nature of the beast.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-22-2016, 09:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 949
Posted By 189j40
Re: Holley 94 fuel leak

change the pressure by putting extra gasket under the fuel pump mount.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-22-2016, 09:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 949
Posted By 189j40
Re: Holley 94 fuel leak

I have same carb with same problem. check fuel pump pressure. if it's over 4 pounds

drop it back to three and a half. good luck
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-22-2016, 08:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 949
Posted By 189j40
Re: Holley 94 fuel leak

had the same problem. check fuel pump pressure.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-07-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,360
Posted By 189j40
Re: Sheer Stupidity....

the older I get the better I use to be !!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-07-2015, 08:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,569
Posted By 189j40
Re: No start when hot

could it be the starter? check the amp draw or park on an incline. let it roll down and pop the clutch. if it starts quickly. thank starter.
Forum: Questions & Suggestions 07-10-2014, 05:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 674
Posted By 189j40
Re: 51 ford parts

I have those pieces. all nos. I guess $85 for all +shipping.
tapnod@windstream.net thanks don :)
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-28-2014, 11:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,549
Posted By 189j40
Re: Troubleshooting Electrical Problem

I'm with the guy at the parts store. disconnect the battery from the car. put it on trickle charge for 12 hours. I would try this before buying a new battery. what does this 35 look like? slow down...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-23-2014, 09:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,066
Posted By 189j40
Re: not starting

park on a hill. turn your switch off . let it roll down the hill with switch on in second gear. let the clutch out. if it starts right away. think starter. good luck
don
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-10-2014, 01:01 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 23,833
Posted By 189j40
Re: How have you kept your engine warm at night outside?

I'm sure you don't to hear this but I would try to figure why it want start.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-10-2014, 12:49 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 23,833
Posted By 189j40
Re: How have you kept your engine warm at night outside?

I would try to figure out why it want start.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-15-2014, 12:47 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,422
Posted By 189j40
Re: another frozen bolt dilemma

if I were you I would rather use a gig. snap on has a dynamite set. you would have to put your pump back on. then put your gig in the hole to drill. after drilling when your ready to tap on the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-13-2014, 01:43 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,619
Posted By 189j40
Re: Oil additives (viscosity increasers)

stp was suppose to be the thing when it came out. I stopped using it a long time ago. I to use 20/50. what ever you do change the oil often.
personely I probably would use detergent oil eventualy. ...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-12-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,096
Posted By 189j40
Re: Permatex on fuel pump

if your going to make your own. use a ball pin hammer. if I recall I cut one of the holes and fasten it down. thin cut the rest. good luck!:cool:
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-03-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,552
Posted By 189j40
Talking Re: Got a chance to trade for a dog

I was a kid the neighbor had a dog. the last thing he wanted in this world was to bit me. that was the last thing he did!!!!!!!!!!!! :D
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-19-2013, 07:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,760
Posted By 189j40
Re: 6 volt battery

take to a parts store. they can check it under a load.
Forum: Early V8 11-25-2013, 06:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,239
Posted By 189j40
Cool Re: WTB: Flathead Valve Tools (working on a '48 59AB Engine)

I would try an add in hemmings .if you want seen me your ph. number. my e. mail tapnod@windstream.net. thanks don
Forum: Early V8 11-17-2013, 08:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,239
Posted By 189j40
Re: WTB: Flathead Valve Tools (working on a '48 59AB Engine)

yes you'll need a bar. plus they made a heavy C looking tool. it is a nice tool!!!!!!!!!!! has a cup that goes over the top of the valve and valve seat. the other end goes on the bottom of the...
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