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Forum: FE Engines 09-25-2011, 12:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,668
Posted By 6TB1RD
SquareBirds did not have a PCV valve

PCV's did not come out till the mid 60' so there is not really a correct one to put on her get one from a mid 60' they were threaded.

I believe some time in the 70's went to the push in threaded...
Forum: FE Engines 09-17-2011, 11:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,668
Posted By 6TB1RD
PCV on my 60

I have my PCV coming from the down draft tube on the back of the intake manifold going to the vacuum port on the back side of the carb. If you look at the pictures on my Squarebird you will se the...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 08-31-2011, 09:30 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,478
Posted By 6TB1RD
head liner

Rick

I used them to pull the head liner tight in my hardtop. they hook to the front cross rod and the top of the window frame.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 08-23-2011, 10:23 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,478
Posted By 6TB1RD
lower window stop

I can not be sure but it does look like the lower window stop.

It's been a wile sence I was in my door but that is what it looks like to me.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 07-02-2010, 10:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,989
Posted By 6TB1RD
WoW

Wow I have to admit I never noticed te clock was a different color :rolleyes: I guess it's normal.

I sent a message to Alan Tast here's the reply.

I strongly suspect that the gold finish was...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 06-27-2010, 12:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,989
Posted By 6TB1RD
1960 Gage Color

Does anyone know what color of Gold is the center of the gages.

I thought the needle color was orange but I seen the color info on the web site and could not believe it was fluorescent red :D

So...
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 06-19-2010, 07:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,812
Posted By 6TB1RD
nothing here

I sent him an email and have not gotten anything back as of yet, I'm a guessing he is either on vacation or not wanting to sell any parts. but it's only been about two weeks sense I have emailed him.
Forum: New Members Welcoming 06-14-2010, 10:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,767
Posted By 6TB1RD
Thumbs up That's OK Dan, I've had worse things happen,...

That's OK Dan,

I've had worse things happen, anyway it is good to be back and being able to sit here and look over all I have missed.
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 06-12-2010, 10:44 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 17,114
Posted By 6TB1RD
1961/63 expansion chamber

I have a Expansion chamber for a 1961+ Thunder Bird, I am running on my 60' with the 352.

I am looking for the 1 from a 58-60 because even though it fits the engine the hose size is different and...
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 06-11-2010, 11:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,721
Posted By 6TB1RD
ya should of moved the Chevy before you took the...

ya should of moved the Chevy before you took the picture, it ruins the picture. :D
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 06-11-2010, 11:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,812
Posted By 6TB1RD
and the expansion tank for the coolant

and the expansion tank for the coolant
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 06-11-2010, 11:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,812
Posted By 6TB1RD
Speedo / Clock / PW Switchs

I would be interested in the Speedo / clock and Power window switches and maybe the power window motors.
Forum: New Members Welcoming 06-11-2010, 10:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,767
Posted By 6TB1RD
Not the Colonel

Dan:

I just realized you got me mixed up with the Colonel, I don't Golf thats how I noticed.

Sorry but I do not like to play human fetch,

But I am still glad to be back

George (Papa of 8) ...
Forum: New Members Welcoming 06-10-2010, 11:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,767
Posted By 6TB1RD
13.45 Mpg

Well got threw my first tank of gas and the mileage was 13.45 miles per Gal. now this is all city stop and go traffic in both directions. so I hope to find that my Highway mileage to be a little...
Forum: New Members Welcoming 06-09-2010, 11:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,767
Posted By 6TB1RD
Thumbs up 6tB1rd is back

I know I'm new but it sure does feel like it, since I have been gone for 9 months, Wow I sure did miss you all.

I finally got back to work after 14 Month of not working I forgot what work was like....
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 07-16-2009, 05:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 985
Posted By 6TB1RD
Red face Follow the directions

Well last year I rebuilt my steering control valve and power cylinder, I could not get rid of the leek on the centering spring side of the control valve or on one of the pressure line to the power...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 07-16-2009, 05:13 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,248
Posted By 6TB1RD
Who is FPA

I would like to see the Headers for the 352, is there a web site for FPA?
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 07-16-2009, 05:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,165
Posted By 6TB1RD
Red face Rehostat shot

Well she's back togather but the rehostat is shot, only have bright dash lights no big deal I can live with that.

Here is what went down.
I put the switch back in (no brake lights)
I could not find...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 07-12-2009, 01:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,165
Posted By 6TB1RD
John right now it's sitting on my counter, we...

John right now it's sitting on my counter, we went to a B-day party for a friend yesterday and I was not able to get it put in last night. There is a burnt spot on the rheostat, but I hope that does...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 07-11-2009, 11:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,165
Posted By 6TB1RD
Talking 1958 to 1960 Head Light switch rebuild

To tell you the truth I have pictures of this job, but I have forgotten how to upload them, I hope to have them uploaded in a day or 2 but until then if you email me I can send them to you if you...
Forum: Advertisements 03-11-2009, 12:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,230
Posted By 6TB1RD
Thumbs up Sal: Yes see is still doing them. For the...

Sal:

Yes see is still doing them.

For the price on the Twin size quilt we will need to know if you want a photo quilt or a simple quilt.

I will send you an PM with her web site for more items...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 02-02-2009, 11:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,292
Posted By 6TB1RD
Window switch clips

I am finaly placeing the last order for parts and I can not find anyplace to get the number of clips required to hold in the switches. the catalog shows 2 different typs of clips. 14570AR and 14570CR...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 12-04-2008, 03:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,302
Posted By 6TB1RD
We used to come down for the Good Guys show but...

We used to come down for the Good Guys show but got tired of the over priced swap meet.

I was down in Walnut Creek about every other month on business, always enjoyed the 680 drive.
Forum: Anything Goes! 12-04-2008, 03:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,110
Posted By 6TB1RD
Max of 2500 miles per year for mileage which is...

Max of 2500 miles per year for mileage which is good considering it is mainly a Sunday driver at about 40 miles per weekend and holidays, and the car must be protected against theft and vandalism.
...
Forum: Anything Goes! 12-03-2008, 10:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,110
Posted By 6TB1RD
Talking I must be crazy

OK I was on the main squarebird web site and thought I would take a look at the adds for the car insurance, I found that I do not qualify for any of them :o none of the adds were from the USA all...
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