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Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 07-13-2018, 04:48 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 266
Posted By Husky35
59 Convertible Restomod 430 Project

Hi All,
I am selling my 59 Convertible project. Body work done, zero miles on rebuilt 430 and C6, disk brake conversion, explorer rear end. All new interior pieces and redone chrome. Just needs to...
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 05-09-2017, 08:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,417
Posted By Husky35
Still Free...

I am moving soon, so its either take it or its a boat anchor!
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 07-04-2016, 10:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,417
Posted By Husky35
Automatic transmission from 59 430 car

Hi all. I have a transmission that I am looking to get rid of and offering it free to anyone who wants to pick it up (in NW Washington state). Its out of a 430 car and it came with my car, but...
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 01-31-2016, 09:16 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,191
Posted By Husky35
59 MX transmission for sale

Anyone looking for stock transmission from a 59 430 bird? I have one sitting in my garage that I am looking to part with. I'm in NW Wa State. Not interested in shipping. I can send pictures. ...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 01-21-2010, 02:35 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,104
Posted By Husky35
rebuilding convertible top

Hi all,
After a long and frustrating hiatus from my bird, I am back at it. Slowly, but at it. I figured I would start with the top mechanism. I want to have my convertible top pump and cylinders...
Forum: Our Rides 04-26-2009, 03:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,843
Posted By Husky35
Love the color too. I have a 59 and those aren't...

Love the color too. I have a 59 and those aren't 59 doors. The doors are built specifically with indentations for the spears to mount. No matter unless you are a purist. If fact, had I had the...
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 04-17-2009, 01:20 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,092
Posted By Husky35
Clearing out the garage

Saturday is my local street rod club's annual swap meet in Mt. Vernon WA for anyone who's in the area. I have lots of extra odds and ends including a automatic transmission for a 59 430 ($100) to...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-01-2009, 08:33 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,749
Posted By Husky35
I called Jerry (owner of the restomod). He says...

I called Jerry (owner of the restomod). He says that the entire drivetrain came from a 2003 Licoln LS. I was interested in the rack that he put in. He says that the rack was too long and had to...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 03-27-2009, 11:57 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,749
Posted By Husky35
Did anyone notice the rack& pinion he put on? ...

Did anyone notice the rack& pinion he put on? I'd really like to know what was done and what he used. I want one!!!!
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 02-12-2009, 02:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,288
Posted By Husky35
I am looking for an AC grill and the box it...

I am looking for an AC grill and the box it attaches to. I want to put a vintage air system in.

clasen@fidalgo.net
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 12-12-2008, 06:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,293
Posted By Husky35
Yikes....I hope not!!! I also bought a drop n...

Yikes....I hope not!!! I also bought a drop n stop setup and have the underdash booster. The kit is installed although the car is not "off the blocks" yet. I would appreciate the same advice. No...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 07-13-2008, 11:09 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,870
Posted By Husky35
well, lets see....

Having "saved" a bird out of a field, all I can say is that I should have bought the running 59 convertible that my buddy offered me for $35k. I bought a 59 convertible out of a field. I am...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 06-24-2008, 03:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,686
Posted By Husky35
sway bar

I am interested. email me at clasen@fidalgo.net
Forum: 430 MEL Engine 06-11-2008, 01:45 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,770
Posted By Husky35
Top of timing cover

What goes on top the timing cover in the hole above where the fuel pump attaches? I want to use it as an oil filler, but don't have a clue what was originally there. Almost ready to fire old girl...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 06-06-2008, 12:44 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,456
Posted By Husky35
Awesome. Your car is beautiful. She deserves a...

Awesome. Your car is beautiful. She deserves a great owner like you. Can't wait to call you for advice...someday.

Rich
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 05-30-2008, 12:36 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,116
Posted By Husky35
oops, meant sector shaft....

oops, meant sector shaft....
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 05-29-2008, 08:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,116
Posted By Husky35
Gearbox seal

Hey guys,
I am rebuilding my gearbox and have a question. Anyone have a NAPA (or Autozone, etc) part number for the selector shaft seal? Also, is there a seal kit for the gearbox itself? I have a...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-21-2008, 04:56 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,615
Posted By Husky35
I want 17"s

Anyone know what a good 17" wheel and tire package fits? Not sure what direction I am going (wires or billet) but I do know I that I want 17" wheels.

Rich
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-19-2008, 12:24 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,672
Posted By Husky35
chicken little????

I had a false alarm. I found my other pin at the body shop. So thanks for the offer Meridious, but don't need them yet. I still don't know what to do about the spacers. The guy putting my front...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-17-2008, 01:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,672
Posted By Husky35
Lower control arm pins

That would be great. Are they reusable? Were you able to find new ones? Please email me at clasen@fidalgo.net

Are the pins different for front and back? Do you have an extra set of spacers?

Rich
Forum: 1958 T0 1960 Squarebirds - Disc Brake Conversion 04-17-2008, 01:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,460
Posted By Husky35
I do not like these conversion kits because the...

I do not like these conversion kits because the mounting bracket that holds the calipers tends to fail. It is just a 3/8" steel plate with some welded on nuts and I had one break on me. During a...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-17-2008, 01:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,592
Posted By Husky35
I think they have to slightly modify the ball...

I think they have to slightly modify the ball joint holes. Not sure. I played it safe and bought the kit. Came with calipers rotors, hoses, everything. I do know that they are granada spindles.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-17-2008, 01:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,672
Posted By Husky35
Unhappy Front suspension parts

Hey guys, I am putting together my front end and seem to be missing one of the lower control arm pivot pins. They are the long pins that the the bolt goes into to put together the lower control...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-16-2008, 04:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,592
Posted By Husky35
Disk Brake Brackets

I do not know about this vendor or how they were made, but I had a similar setup for my F100 and they broke while doing a test drive for a potential buyer. I would recommend the Granada spindles and...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 03-26-2008, 02:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,614
Posted By Husky35
trunk deck hinge pins

Hi all,
I haven't fabriacted any new ones yet. I dropped my hinges off at work to get the guys in the shop to press them out for me, but then they had a turnaround and the hinges were in a guy's...
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