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Old 08-12-2018, 09:03 PM   #1
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Just thought I'd say hello from East coast Canada. Just picked up a 1947 four door monarch with supposed 26000 miles .just getting to know the car.
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Old 08-12-2018, 11:03 PM   #2
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Welcome to the Fordbarn. Sounds like you picked up a nice car with only 26k miles. Expect plenty of good help here just for the asking. Please post some pictures of your car.
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Old 08-12-2018, 11:23 PM   #3
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Be careful. Too much flathead can become addictive. At least that's what I've heard.....
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Old 08-13-2018, 12:24 AM   #4
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Welcome, you have come to the right place!
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Old 08-13-2018, 02:15 AM   #5
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As the great Merle Haggard said in "Ramblin Fever"..... "there aint no kind of cure for my disease". We've all got it here FFF (Ford Flathead Fever).

Welcome to the "Barn" from New Zealand at the "arse (ass) end of the world"

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Old 08-13-2018, 07:15 AM   #6
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Welcome aboard. Lot's of great advice and information is at your fingertips. Don't hesitate to ask.
Enjoy the adventure and in a few month you will be attending the FA (flatheads anonymous) meetings with the rest of us.
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Old 08-13-2018, 07:17 AM   #7
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Welcome to the Barn.
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Old 08-13-2018, 07:49 AM   #8
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Welcome Eeeha!!!
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Old 08-13-2018, 08:08 AM   #9
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welcome! This is the place to learn everything about your new car.
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Old 08-13-2018, 03:05 PM   #10
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Welcome, good luck. Try and find an old motors manual of the mid 50's. Got allot of info and we're here to help If you have a problem, pictures help so we can see the problem as well.
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Old 08-13-2018, 06:16 PM   #11
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Saw that car and you Sat. night at "Hot August Nights" in Sydney NS. Was going to speak to you but you were busy at the time! As nice as they come and original and a Monarch. Lotsa flatheads in attendance. A good time was had by all!Bill
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Old Yesterday, 07:25 AM   #12
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Welcome to the barn, post some pictures when you get a chance.
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Old Yesterday, 09:09 AM   #13
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For us US guys: is the monarch the equilivent of a ford? or mercury?
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Old Yesterday, 09:59 AM   #14
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Mercury. Canada had to separate the the dealers. Ford dealers wanted a larger upscale car (Monarch). Mercury dealers wanted the smaller less expensive model (Meteor). Both wanted pickups so they both had them with different trim.
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