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My 51 in front of the same store just recently, it’s about 10 miles from my house.
I’ve been down this road and I generally do exactly what you did and then ....
Try a different coil and if that doesn’t work put the points and...
That breather should have a can on top of it with a bolt through the center .
The assembly is held onto the block by 2 bolts
There should be an o...
Nice job Ted and I am impressed with your skills in both metal and wood work , well done sir.
Spoke to Charlie tonight and he is pretty excited...
If you have a Load O Matic distributor you will need to change that as well if you change the carb.
The car will perform better , mine sure did.
I had a similar problem with my 56 Merc that I did a similar disc brake conversion on .
I changed the fulcrum on the brake pedal to increase the...
Joe Bunetic www.ford6vcarburetion.com
probably one of the most knowledgable people in the country on Ford tri power set ups. He will be able to...
The other place you could try is Mo-Ma Manufacturing in Albuquerque , They are gauge restoration specialists. 505-766-6661
Lots of good info here. The only thing I can add is to give Casco Thunderbird a call.
They are parts dealers for baby birds and also have a...
Found the seal that fits, Precision WCRD618 .
Glass guy got real close to getting it in but the glass would not stay put in the top groove making...
Just tripped over this old post .
I am having the same problem with my 62 Galaxie 500 2dr hardtop. Can't pull the windshield in at the bottom.
Older thread but still valid and helpful .
Figured I would add my experience and fixes .
I have a 27 T on a custom chassis , suicide front end ,...
If you google 1957 mercury sales brochure the brochures show light green as the valve cover color.
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Yes distance is the same and the pulleys lined up just fine.
[ATTACH] I have a 354 in my 30 Ford and had some cooling issues . Did some measuring of my pulleys and found that my waterpump was running at 80%...
Correct sir, Washington Blue and thanks for the compliment.
The 51 Ford is sitting on a Ranger Quickjack . Completely portable for use inside or out.
I use it for brake jobs or just to put the car at a...
Yes , ordered it last Thursday and got it today (Tuesday).
Exactly as ordered , very well made.
Looking for alignment specs for a 51 Ford with radial tires.
Did an internet search but came up empty, can anyone help ?
I seem to recall...
My contribution , I usually don't pass another one like it when I am driving around.[ATTACH]
Keep after it , you will love it when it's done. So far your work looks top notch.
Very nice car you have there.
I have a bone stock 51 Ford that I have installed radial tires and aftermarket front / rear sway bars on . The bars...
1967 Ford Fairlane with a 3 speed manual , didn't think they made them like that with a column shift.
I've always had good luck with a pulley change in the past , glad it helped you out Ted.
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