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Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 05-01-2005, 05:43 PM
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Posted By Eric
RE: C6 transmission swap

Thanks Steve for the information :)
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-30-2005, 05:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,442
Posted By Eric
C6 transmission swap

Hi again,

If I want to do a swap to a C6 transmission the experts says that I have to shorten the driveshaft. What is the best way (or technique) to do the shortening, and how much should I shorten...
Forum: General Announcements 03-25-2004, 05:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,088
Posted By Eric
RE: Milestone - 1000 messages in General Technical

Congratulations!!!!! This is the best Thunderbird place :7
Forum: Anything Goes! 02-13-2004, 06:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,039
Posted By Eric
RE: Speed limit

Hi!

Thanks for the answer. The car is a V8. It's good to hear that you have a chip that will handle the speed limiter.
:)
Forum: Anything Goes! 02-12-2004, 05:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,039
Posted By Eric
Speed limit

Hi
A man I had a contact with did this statement:
ďIt has like all American types of this car a chip and the max. speed is only 170km/h. (106 mph)Ē He is talking about a 1995 T-bird. Is this a true...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 01-04-2004, 06:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,272
Posted By Eric
RE: carburetor dash pot

Hi,

Thanks to the descriptive pictures, now I found the identification number. It reads C0AE J. Does C0 stand for 1960? Thanks for taking your time on this.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 01-03-2004, 08:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,272
Posted By Eric
RE: carburetor dash pot

Thanks,

The first thing I noticed was that my carburetor has two similar bowl vents on the primary and secondary bowl, when the 1960 carburetor has it only on the primary bowl.

I now noticed that...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 01-01-2004, 06:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,272
Posted By Eric
RE: carburetor dash pot

Hi,

Your 1959 Thunderbird carburetor looks like mine 1960 Thunderbird carburetor. You say itís a later year carburetor. Interesting, what year is it? On my carburetor Tag I can read EFA OAC and...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 12-23-2003, 04:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,788
Posted By Eric
RE: thanks and Merry Christmas to all

Hi,

I would just like to thank Alexander for operating this site and wish you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 12-15-2003, 06:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,936
Posted By Eric
RE: transmission fluid level

Thanks, that's good to hear:)
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 12-14-2003, 11:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,672
Posted By Eric
An another transmission question

Hi,
In another forum I read this: ď... but I suspect you have a cruiseOmatic that you can't shift into LOW. This is not uncommon.Ē Is this some common peculiarity for the Cruise-o-matics?
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 12-14-2003, 11:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,936
Posted By Eric
transmission fluid level

Hi,

I post this because I donít want to overfill the transmission neither nor run the transmission with to low level of transmission fluid.

I have done the front and rear band adjustments. I...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 11-29-2003, 06:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,852
Posted By Eric
RE: belt buckles, (again)

Yes, I have written to Tony that Iím interested in one for a 60 HT.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 11-04-2003, 05:58 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 9,636
Posted By Eric
RE: Sequential Tail Lights on a 1960 Thunderbird

Glad to hear that you find the solution. I shall replace my flasher immediately and se how it works. The flasher Iím thinking of is a 552 heavy duty flasher for up to six (32 c.p.)lamps.

B T W,...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 11-02-2003, 05:54 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 9,636
Posted By Eric
RE: Sequential Tail Lights on a 1960 Thunderbird

Casey, it looks like you have similar problems with sequential tail light kit as I have found.
In the first days I used the STS-1 modules they seem to work fairly OK, but later the problem starts. I...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 10-06-2003, 03:26 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 9,636
Posted By Eric
RE: Sequential Tail Lights on a 1960 Thunderbird

I found my two filament sockets at an auto wrecking shop. They came from a Dodge (sorry) Van from the 80ís. They fitted the holes in the buckets. I just had to push them in.

BTW, I think my problem...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 10-05-2003, 04:39 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 9,636
Posted By Eric
RE: Sequential Tail Lights on a 1960 Thunderbird

I have exchanged the inner/backup socket to a standard two filament socket and mounted the parking light link. I now have parking lights on all six tail lights. There is one thing thatís bother me....
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 09-28-2003, 05:09 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 9,636
Posted By Eric
RE: Sequential Tail Lights on a 1960 Thunderbird

Done! The sequential tail lights works great. For the back up lights I used red transparent paint for glass. It works well. My next step is to fix a two filament bulb socket for the inner tail...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 09-25-2003, 05:43 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 9,636
Posted By Eric
RE: Sequential Tail Lights on a 1960 Thunderbird

Great, thanks again for the directions. I will try to install it this weekend.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 09-24-2003, 06:07 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 9,636
Posted By Eric
RE: Sequential Tail Lights on a 1960 Thunderbird

Thanks, it sounds good that I not have to cut any wires. I have done a simple drawing of the connections. Are these connections correct?

http://hem.fyristorg.com/ej/taillight2.GIF
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 09-23-2003, 05:51 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 9,636
Posted By Eric
RE: Sequential Tail Lights on a 1960 Thunderbird

I have just ordered the sequential tail light kit. Thanks Alexander for the wiring directions. I still have some questions (Iím not an electrician). Abowe you wrote itís not even need to cut or...
Forum: Anything Goes! 09-21-2003, 05:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,459
Posted By Eric
RE: disk brakes in history???

Hi,
Chrysler 1950. The Town & Country had a pioneering four-wheel discbrake system as standard. Encyclopedia of American cars.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 09-18-2003, 04:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,284
Posted By Eric
RE: Sudden Failure

Sorry to hear about your engine. In one post on the squarebird mail group you said that the oil light would never come on with the ignition key in the on position before starting. Did the light come...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 08-24-2003, 07:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,438
Posted By Eric
RE: Engine number

Thanks again Alexander. I think the most important for me is that the engine seems to be a B9AE-B. Do you have any example how the date code on the block is constructed?

Transmission case. Is it...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 08-21-2003, 05:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,438
Posted By Eric
RE: Engine number

Thanks the information.
The 8015 could be 6015. Itís hard to see that the 5 is a 0. Does 6015 exist as a group number?

The other number on the machined left front boss could be 3-0F18B, 39F18B or...
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