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Forum: 1957 To 1969 Full Size Fords - General Technical Discussion 04-26-2016, 04:08 PM
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Posted By jimserra
Yes, That's the one. I was lucky to find one at...

Yes, That's the one. I was lucky to find one at a local tranny shop today and the speedo is up and running. Thanks for your help, Jim
Forum: 1957 To 1969 Full Size Fords - General Technical Discussion 04-26-2016, 09:42 AM
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Posted By jimserra
Looks like it's a 3.10 rear. I was able to...

Looks like it's a 3.10 rear. I was able to obtain 2 gears, one is purple (#COAA17271E 13 tooth) and the other is natural color (#COAA17271J 13 tooth) but was unable to locate a retaining clip for...
Forum: 1957 To 1969 Full Size Fords - General Technical Discussion 04-22-2016, 12:17 AM
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Posted By jimserra
Data plate on the firewall or drivers door post?

Data plate on the firewall or drivers door post?
Forum: 1957 To 1969 Full Size Fords - General Technical Discussion 04-21-2016, 11:45 PM
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Posted By jimserra
I marked the inside of the rim and proceeded to...

I marked the inside of the rim and proceeded to turn the driveshaft by hand. I counted 1.75 rotations of the universal joint to one rotation of the tire.
Forum: 1957 To 1969 Full Size Fords - General Technical Discussion 04-21-2016, 11:25 PM
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Posted By jimserra
I saw that one and tried to contact him to verify...

I saw that one and tried to contact him to verify it would fit. The E Bay response was "We're sorry we couldn't find an answer for you. Unfortunately, this seller is not able to respond to your...
Forum: 1957 To 1969 Full Size Fords - General Technical Discussion 04-21-2016, 10:54 PM
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Posted By jimserra
I checked a few places including Rock Auto and...

I checked a few places including Rock Auto and did not have any luck. It appears to be a tough to find part. I spoke to a guy (Martin's 310-679-5697) out in California who has been handling used...
Forum: 1957 To 1969 Full Size Fords - General Technical Discussion 04-21-2016, 06:53 PM
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Views: 2,931
Posted By jimserra
Ford O Matic 2 Speed Speedometer Gear

I'm searching for a speedometer gear for my 59 Fairlane 292 CID, Ford-o-Matic 2 speed tranny. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks, Jim
Forum: 1957 To 1969 Full Size Fords - General Technical Discussion 08-13-2015, 11:05 PM
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Posted By jimserra
Thanks Ray. My main concerns about changing to a...

Thanks Ray. My main concerns about changing to a C6 is that I don't want to run into issues with bell housing fit, starter mounting and driveshaft length. Jim
Forum: 1957 To 1969 Full Size Fords - General Technical Discussion 08-13-2015, 07:01 PM
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Posted By jimserra
Thanks for the info/recommendations. The tranny...

Thanks for the info/recommendations. The tranny is out and now we find out that the torque converter collar is chipped and the 56 year old unit is showing debris in the pan (probably worn clutches...
Forum: 1957 To 1969 Full Size Fords - General Technical Discussion 08-10-2015, 09:16 AM
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Posted By jimserra
1959 Fairlane Tranny Removal

I decided to pull the 2 speed automatic (292 V-8) in my 59 Firlane to fix a front seal leak. Driveshaft is out, emergency brake is disconnected, linkage is disconnected and starter is removed. I...
Forum: 1957 To 1969 Full Size Fords - General Technical Discussion 07-27-2015, 06:55 PM
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Posted By jimserra
Mission Accomplished

Thanks to the valuable information obtained on this forum, I was able to successsfully replace the drivers side rear door glass on my 59 Fairlaine 4 dr sedan with a limited amount of grief and...
Forum: 1957 To 1969 Full Size Fords - General Technical Discussion 07-07-2015, 05:50 PM
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Posted By jimserra
Thanks again John. I'll give it a shot later...

Thanks again John. I'll give it a shot later this week. Jim
Forum: 1957 To 1969 Full Size Fords - General Technical Discussion 07-07-2015, 08:02 AM
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Posted By jimserra
Thanks John, sounds pretty straight forward. ...

Thanks John, sounds pretty straight forward. Does anyone have a schematic from a shop manual they can share? Thanks, Jim
Forum: 1957 To 1969 Full Size Fords - General Technical Discussion 07-06-2015, 11:53 PM
Replies: 5
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Posted By jimserra
New Member with a Window Problem

I recently purchased a 59 Fairlane 4 door sedan which has a cracked left rear side window. I was able to remove the door panel but can't seem to find any information on how to remove the window...
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