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Forum: 1961 To 1963 Bulletbirds, Rocketbirds - General Technical Discussion Yesterday, 11:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 32
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Have removed many John. get a soft aluminum drift...

Have removed many John. get a soft aluminum drift and just tap it / drift it out . There will be two washers on the side of the gear that will fall out as well .
Forum: Our Rides Yesterday, 05:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 71
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Very very nice Pat . Love the wide whites with...

Very very nice Pat . Love the wide whites with the white roof . Ready for next season , 2018 . Enjoy the ride .
Forum: Anything Goes! 12-06-2017, 07:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 67
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
For sure it is a chop top and a 1965 at that .

For sure it is a chop top and a 1965 at that .
Forum: 1957 To 1969 Full Size Fords - General Technical Discussion 12-03-2017, 12:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 173
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Very interesting reading Ray / Phil , thanks for...

Very interesting reading Ray / Phil , thanks for sharing .
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 11-30-2017, 09:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 74
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
That is the only way it comes out although it...

That is the only way it comes out although it would be better if the regulator was in the down mode . It does have to come out as an assembly . If by chance the motor still runs , it could be the...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 11-29-2017, 10:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 189
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Check vacuum to the modulator valve .

Check vacuum to the modulator valve .
Forum: Special Announcements 11-23-2017, 04:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 417
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Our calendars came in today Ray . They look great...

Our calendars came in today Ray . They look great and one will make a great gift . ( btw. We got one early and one late printing so one is a collector like a rare coin ) . Thanks for all your hard...
Forum: New Members Welcoming 11-21-2017, 10:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 48
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
1958 Convertibles are rare and will be nice to...

1958 Convertibles are rare and will be nice to hear and see more of this addition to the site . Yes, pictures and details please .
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 11-19-2017, 01:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 180
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
For Your interest , FORD PRODUCT INFORMATION...

For Your interest , FORD PRODUCT INFORMATION Service Letter 59-G-17 was sent out or dated May 1, 1959 . titled " Horn Location " for '58 and '59 Thunderbirds . Mentioned Thunderbird horns located...
Forum: Events 11-15-2017, 10:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 236
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Have to agree with you Dan. Only two cars came...

Have to agree with you Dan. Only two cars came from the factory with chrome tail fin sections . The two 1960 Stainless Steel cars had them chromed to match the S/S body finish . This most likely is...
Forum: New Members Welcoming 11-07-2017, 10:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 97
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Welcome aboard Mario . Glad to see you made it ....

Welcome aboard Mario . Glad to see you made it . Be sure to check the ' classified ' for the parts you may need for your '58 or '62 . Looking this morning for the parts you asked me about . Will be...
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 11-02-2017, 08:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 271
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
John: With all the lights on, front and rear ,...

John: With all the lights on, front and rear , night time running, signal light on, left or right, the front signal lights are flashing and the rear lights are flashing sequentially while the turn...
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 11-02-2017, 03:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 271
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
This is becoming a common problem as of late and...

This is becoming a common problem as of late and many owners with '65 and '66 Birds are experiencing the same thing . With all your lights on with these birds you have as many lights as the average...
Forum: Ford Electrical Problems ~ General Technical Discussion 10-25-2017, 10:34 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 796
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Just reading these posts again . Larry, you...

Just reading these posts again . Larry, you mention a ' fader knob ' next to your steering column . Far as I know, the radios never had a separate fader knob . Is it possible that your car had a "...
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 10-18-2017, 09:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 335
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Sold for $ 55K + fees .

Sold for $ 55K + fees .
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 10-10-2017, 04:56 PM
Replies: 211
Views: 18,338
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Found one . The harder part may be to find a box...

Found one . The harder part may be to find a box to put it in . Will be a fun job changing it . Let me know where to go from here . You can send me your phone number by PM if you wish .

Great to see...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 10-10-2017, 04:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 353
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
My '58 is the same as yours Ray, on the right...

My '58 is the same as yours Ray, on the right side . Also, at the back, mine has that flat spot like yours where the decal would go just in front of it .
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 10-10-2017, 11:36 AM
Replies: 211
Views: 18,338
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
I may have a good used one if that is of any help...

I may have a good used one if that is of any help . If I have it , no charge other than mailing it to you .
Forum: 1961 To 1963 Bulletbirds, Rocketbirds - General Technical Discussion 10-10-2017, 10:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 173
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
What do you mean by " Type A fluid ? Only Type F...

What do you mean by " Type A fluid ? Only Type F ( Ford ) is available now and that is getting hard to find . Have experienced some suppliers saying types A ( Automatic ) is o/k but have had...
Forum: Ford Electrical Problems ~ General Technical Discussion 10-07-2017, 12:33 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 796
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
The two wire plug is the radio power / light...

The two wire plug is the radio power / light power ( both male type and one smaller than the other ). The four wires to speakers, one front and one back speaker .

ps. There are also two curved...
Forum: Our Rides 10-06-2017, 12:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 807
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Not sure if you were aware, but Richard Carpenter...

Not sure if you were aware, but Richard Carpenter of the " carpenters , Richard and Karen ) also owned a 1962 Roadster Thunderbird . A picture of him and the car was displayed on one of his LP's . He...
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 10-03-2017, 06:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 270
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
The infamous bracket that the tranny shop tends...

The infamous bracket that the tranny shop tends to forget about . Then, when you leave, with the accelerator peddle on the floor, you will be lucky to get up to 30 mph and not shift up in to higher...
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 09-29-2017, 11:10 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 569
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
I have these screws if Clint can't provide them ....

I have these screws if Clint can't provide them . Note, some of these have a slightly larger head than others, mostly on the outer lens surrounds .
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 09-28-2017, 10:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 250
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
If it was fine before you did the work on the...

If it was fine before you did the work on the bearing sleeve, I would pull it and re-position it .
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 09-28-2017, 10:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 569
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
There is a total of 16 of these screws on the...

There is a total of 16 of these screws on the rear tail light blacked out aluminum trim surround .
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