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Because I was bored (and lazy) I went looking around on the throttle thing. Supposedly not factory installed on 48-50 F1’s, but was available on...
Good post, good story.
I can’t believe that I read this. Must be missing junior high or something.
Billions of flatheads did not come equipped with a regulator. You should be ok. I have not done it but the output pressure can be reduced a bit...
Always like this avatar.
I do not think that this is correct. Was the Hydramatic not introduced as a 4-speed?
Don’t forget that they are also I’ll-conceived….
Nice to see this thread back.
And Phil saw it quicker…..
No hallucination, I saw it too.
My money is on @alchemy and @TCTND ‘s respective explanations. Makes the most sense.
So just a question- Why does it matter?
You will not be able to open up that filter with the engine running, the canister is pressurized. Connect an oil pressure gauge before you start it.
Yes, Sept 2021.
We lost HAMB contributor Rich Fox to cancer on Sept 29th.
From my experience, the Merc trucks of that era are pretty much a rebadged Ford, and most likely will have a Ford 239 inch flathead. I have never...
Really an improvement with that roofline.
I lifted my ‘46 ford essentially by myself and I was older than you are now.
-remove doors, deck lid, interior
-remove ALL body mounts
-run a 4x4...
We Canadians have “normal” bacon, (pig side seasoned and cured; typically smoked). There is also Back bacon which you refer to as Canadian Bacon,...
….is that what they mean by “numbers matching”?:)
I’ve had a few, never had any problems. Drove well (they were trucks!), nothing unusual in terms of wear or longevity.
In my mind there are better grilles for your ‘33……
As far as I know, the opera coupe designation only referred to the rear seating arrangement; opera coupes had 2 center-facing jumpseats but the...
That is a great piece of art!! …and a good story too,
An old thread on clutch-related things…https://www.jalopyjournal.com/forum/threads/early-ford-trans-to-sbc-clutch-fix.1191255/. More...
Nice car. I am a full-fendered fan.
Yup. The history is great but the sketchy deal puts it over the top.
Well shit, Now do you know how bad I want one??
Just not feeling it with those lights. Too large in my view.
I realize that I am too late to get one of the non-available toolboxes but I have to let you know that this is about the best swag idea ever. Unreal.
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