The Jalopy Journal
if you are taking the effort to go to a ford 8, why not consider a newer 8.8 out of an Explorer. You usually get a traction loc and disc brakes...
Thanks so much Old Tin, I will be out in the garage tomorrow to fab a few supports.
I will bump this up to see if the evening crowd might be able to help.
I am hoping someone can help me out with a few measurements on my 32, five window coupe. Right now the floor is gone, leaving the body a little...
This is the largest Car show in Canada.
WOW, nice score. I wonder every time I am at the scrap yard what good stuff gets junked.
Thanks for the pics. Who sells the adapter plate?
I guess I will pass on the original box. Does the f 100 box use the same mounting holes? What year truck do I get the f 100 box for?
I want to...
Is anyone using the original box? I have one I can use. Any insight?
It could be as simple as adjusting your valves. I doubt it is anything that has fallen onto the piston. If that was the case the noise would...
Nice car, what discs and spindles did you use? I used the Granada ones on my 66 Comet and am in the process of switching the 8 inch for a 8.8 out...
looks like a ford 9 inch, does not mean it is a posi.
Do you know if there should be a serial number on it?
This tranny was in my 32 Ford frame when I got it. I can't find any markings on it. I was hoping it was a 32 and the serial number would be on it....
As of 4:30 pm Thursday there are 930 cars registered
The weather has changed, forecasting beautiful weather fri, sat and Sunday.
see you there .
I've been a cop for 24 years, we have more to worry about than if someone has I hood. I actually don't know if it's required here or not? My 32...
We stand on guard for thee!
Around here I have found snake skins in abandoned vehicles, the snakes here are harmless. Do you guys sometimes come across nasty snakes in those...
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That machine is a work of art. very nice.
Please post lots of photos, mine 32 five window is missing the whole floor and all the subrails.
Do I really need to explain?
Hopefully these will become available in Canada someday.
I have been a police officer for 24 years, I have seen people wearing seat belts walk away from horrific accidents and seen others without belts...
With hydraulic lifters, the valve needs to be closed (piston at TDC) tighten the nut and at the same time keep turning the push rod. When you get...
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