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Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-27-2018, 03:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 242
Posted By byersmtrco
Next to impossible. The body/frame is unitized...

Next to impossible.
The body/frame is unitized (Spl/Chk)
Look @ the 60 Sunroof in that section with all the
trick 4-link Rr/Susp & 4 whl disc.

Do all that and a 460 w/C6 and a Gearvenders
OD and...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 03-23-2018, 01:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 610
Posted By byersmtrco
Oh !! You do have a very nice car !!!!! Gotta...

Oh !! You do have a very nice car !!!!!
Gotta love them 59's
And you have the BIG MOTOR too !!
No repl for displ !!!!!!!
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 03-23-2018, 01:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 610
Posted By byersmtrco
A couple years ago, I saw this on the road....

A couple years ago,
I saw this on the road. Myself, not a fan. I don't see
the point of fake exhaust.
Doesn't the song say "Purrs like a kitten til' the Lake
Pipes Roar"?

For years my dad ran cherry...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 03-13-2018, 03:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 376
Posted By byersmtrco
Hi Dave, So what it will do (Only once in...

Hi Dave,

So what it will do (Only once in awhile) is - Say you take off from a light, moderate throttle (cough cough)
Shifts 1-2 great- it will slip into 3rd - say 35 mph.
Now if you going 20 mph,...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 03-12-2018, 03:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 376
Posted By byersmtrco
Hi Dave Quick Question; There are 2 band...

Hi Dave

Quick Question;
There are 2 band adjustments, right?
Can one out of adj cause an intermittent slippage
btwn 2 & 3 (say @ 1/3 throttle) ?
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 01-30-2018, 06:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 329
Posted By byersmtrco
2 of 2 (Pic of Surge Tank

I can also send you pics of the orig fan if interested.

thanks,
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 01-30-2018, 06:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 329
Posted By byersmtrco
1960 TB 352 - Surge tank, Fan

I have an original 352 surge tank, a 6 bladed (chrome) 17"
flex fan for sale. I also have an original 4 blade fan. (Not Pictured)

I pay commercial rates for shpg. (Fed-Exp Grd), so a package deal...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 01-23-2018, 03:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 931
Posted By byersmtrco
I have an original 352 A/Cl off of a 60 It's very...

I have an original 352 A/Cl off of a 60
It's very good shape. It does have a hole in the
side for the breather hose (to the oil cap) because the
road draft tube was was replaced with the early...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 12-21-2017, 07:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 227
Posted By byersmtrco
3 Sp O/D Question

I know very few Ford's came with that
cable operated Ovr/Drive on the 3 sp.

I wonder if that would work on a an automatic?
Poor man's gearvendor.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 12-21-2017, 07:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 508
Posted By byersmtrco
Second that !!!!!

Second that !!!!!
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 12-08-2017, 03:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 285
Posted By byersmtrco
There used to be a 59 in San Jose (former...

There used to be a 59 in San Jose (former customer)
His switch was on the R/H side where mine is (under the
Wpr Sw) It was just a chrome button.

I WISH I could find all the parts to just convert...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 10-17-2017, 07:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 541
Posted By byersmtrco
Favorite TBirds

Not counting yours (HA HA!)

So if you were going out to buy one,
what would you look for.

Here's my list

65 HARDTOP
Minimal options
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 10-17-2017, 06:58 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 227
Posted By byersmtrco
Fender Skirt

Does any one have a need for a R/H Fen Skirt?
Good shape !! Needs the new seal.
It's not the orig white. It's the appliance white my
dad had painted the car

I'm thinkin' $100

I can ship (Whatever...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 10-17-2017, 06:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,126
Posted By byersmtrco
I'm sure it's plugged solid like the rest. Along...

I'm sure it's plugged solid like the rest.
Along with the F/P.
Some HAD to get into the carb

That is the orig 625 CFM Edelbrock - 1st Perf Series. Still says Carter on it.

Never been rebuilt. I...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 10-13-2017, 04:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 929
Posted By byersmtrco
Thanks Dave That means allot !!! My main issue...

Thanks Dave
That means allot !!!

My main issue could be that adj prop valve. It adjusts the rear only. Even cranked all the way up, it's still really only stopping with the front.

I should take my...
Forum: Golde Top (Sunroof) Forum 10-12-2017, 03:54 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 13,480
Posted By byersmtrco
I LOVE IT!! That Sunroof is AWESOME !!!! 4200...

I LOVE IT!!
That Sunroof is AWESOME !!!!

4200 Lb's of WoopA__!!!!!!!!!!

The whole thing!!!!!!
Forum: Golde Top (Sunroof) Forum 10-12-2017, 03:52 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 13,480
Posted By byersmtrco
I had a 71 Charger

I had a 71 Charger
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 10-12-2017, 01:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,126
Posted By byersmtrco
Thanks for all the input!!! My 1st choice would...

Thanks for all the input!!!
My 1st choice would be, check (my) tank, and if it's
beyond repair repl it.
My 1st choice is using the OE tank.
The one that's in mine came out of a 60 HT. I want to say...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 10-11-2017, 04:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,126
Posted By byersmtrco
Latest TBird Caper

So, about a month ago I changed all my under hood fuel lines
(I know !!!! I should be running hard line) The fuel filter weighed a ton) It's a wonder it ran.
So, I installed one of those glass jobs...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 10-11-2017, 04:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 929
Posted By byersmtrco
I have the SSBC kit on mine. The clprs do mnt twd...

I have the SSBC kit on mine.
The clprs do mnt twd the front. Had to get all custom with the swaybar. Another one of the MANY nightmares with this car.

The kit came with the adj-prop valve. Avoid...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 10-11-2017, 04:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 927
Posted By byersmtrco
An option is Cooper. The trendsetter has a narrow...

An option is Cooper. The trendsetter has a narrow whitewall & is avai in 215-75-14 which is very close.
I have em on mine (mine are 225-75-14 - No longer avai in that size.
But they are smooth, quiet...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 09-07-2017, 03:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 445
Posted By byersmtrco
I replaced the starter once for my dad, decades...

I replaced the starter once for my dad,
decades ago (In a parking lot)

It was laying in the bottom of the bell hsg
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 08-30-2017, 04:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 623
Posted By byersmtrco
Steering Wheel

I see where there is a Reprod Strg/Wheel available for 55-57 TBirds. 15" (Stk is 18") and not as deep dish.

I actually saw one in a 61 Galaxie Convt at a show a few wks ago. Looked like it belonged...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 08-30-2017, 04:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,188
Posted By byersmtrco
Eeeh, not too worried about it. Not even sure if...

Eeeh, not too worried about it. Not even sure if it's the problem. No one drives the car except me. I NEVER leave it out of Park.

I need to go thru the whole column - Top to bottom.
(Which leads to...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 08-18-2017, 04:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,188
Posted By byersmtrco
Well, I checked all the connections at the...

Well, I checked all the connections at the sol.
The main cable (sol-starter) was a tad loose. Was it the probl??
Hmm. I tightened everything. I'm even going to run a ground wire from the solenoid...
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