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Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 02-20-2018, 10:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 291
Posted By DKheld
Ray - I'm betting from the closing "Yiasou" from...

Ray - I'm betting from the closing "Yiasou" from Chris - I'll say the case is for Baklava (or maybe Spanakopita) and the bag hides all the Ouzo :D
(just kidding of course)

Looking great !

Eric
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 02-20-2018, 09:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 256
Posted By DKheld
Here's what mine look...

Here's what mine look like......

https://storage03.dropshots.com/photos2/photos/260234/20060712/b_191036.jpg


(along with the old white Firestone floormats :D )

Eric
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 02-19-2018, 09:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 256
Posted By DKheld
Mine were probably dealer installed and are the...

Mine were probably dealer installed and are the ones that were in there when Dad bought it new.

They are mounted on the rear bolts for the front seats.

Brand is "Irving Air Chute" although they...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 01-31-2018, 12:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 151
Posted By DKheld
Funny - I went the opposite way and added...

Funny - I went the opposite way and added A/C.

This is a pic of the firewall before I cut out for the evaporator box (the arrows were just pointing out mounting holes). No cable coming out - the...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 01-27-2018, 07:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 291
Posted By DKheld
The drivers side 352 manifold has an indentation...

The drivers side 352 manifold has an indentation to give a little extra clearance to the steering box and flat gasket at the exhaust connection - no gasket at the head (found that out the hard way)....
Forum: 1961 To 1963 Bulletbirds, Rocketbirds - General Technical Discussion 01-25-2018, 10:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 289
Posted By DKheld
Great troubleshooting method. Cracked manifold?...

Great troubleshooting method.

Cracked manifold?

UGH! :(
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 01-25-2018, 09:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 301
Posted By DKheld
"Bezels" is probably correct....... mine is a '60...

"Bezels" is probably correct....... mine is a '60 ....... those were the only parts I had for the '58-'59 so thought I would ask........ :o

Eric
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 01-25-2018, 08:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 301
Posted By DKheld
Believe I have about three. They are barely...

Believe I have about three. They are barely driver quality. All have a chip or two on the lenses and a little chrome loss on the rings. Be glad to ship them to you for cost of shipping.
Probably be a...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 01-25-2018, 02:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 196
Posted By DKheld
Very nice indeed!

Very nice indeed!
Forum: Ford Electrical Problems ~ General Technical Discussion 01-17-2018, 10:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 341
Posted By DKheld
Great info Dave - I've heard more than one person...

Great info Dave - I've heard more than one person complain that the AGM batts aren't any better than standard batteries. That coming from folks who have installed them in their classic car.

Our 08...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 01-17-2018, 09:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 269
Posted By DKheld
Like all good inventions that would make a...

Like all good inventions that would make a difference in how much petroleum is consumed world wide - it was squashed by "big business" (aka - I see a big payout to the inventor to discontinue...
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 01-13-2018, 11:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 263
Posted By DKheld
That looks like a nice one. Even the tabs for the...

That looks like a nice one. Even the tabs for the 4100 carb on the bottom of the housing are still in place. Looks very similar in condition to the one I bought. I media blasted and painted mine -...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 01-13-2018, 11:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 236
Posted By DKheld
I use the WIX 42051 or Fram CA154 which you can...

I use the WIX 42051 or Fram CA154 which you can still buy here in the US. I was always surprised that the filters were not discontinued. I guess those filters fit many cleaners even though the air...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 01-12-2018, 12:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 155
Posted By DKheld
Not sure this pic of a heater control out of a...

Not sure this pic of a heater control out of a '58 will help but here goes.

https://storage04.dropshots.com/photos7000/photos/260234/20180112/b_114602.jpg

Of course in the pic the control is upside...
Forum: Anything Goes! 01-12-2018, 11:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 96
Posted By DKheld
Very cool! Love the old Champion cleaner,...

Very cool!

Love the old Champion cleaner, tester, clock, display. (back in the day when folks used to try to fix things rather than just replace them and throw the old ones out)

That "Off Road"...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 01-12-2018, 11:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 273
Posted By DKheld
The "heavy duty" replacement rear shocks for Land...

The "heavy duty" replacement rear shocks for Land Rovers that Dave found really helped the stability and ride on the rear of my car and I mean a HUGE difference.

Maybe that would be something you...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 12-28-2017, 09:35 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 875
Posted By DKheld
Ray, Thank you, Thank you, Thank you...

Ray,

Thank you, Thank you, Thank you !!!!!!

Very interesting - should have known if there was a glitch it would be with my car - it seems to be a "malfunction magnet".

Hummm - wonder if that...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 12-06-2017, 08:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 473
Posted By DKheld
First of all - Welcome !!! Now the bad news - as...

First of all - Welcome !!!

Now the bad news - as far as I know the fuel filter for the Ford 4100 carb used on the 352 (and probably others) is not available new any longer. Probably could find a NOS...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 11-22-2017, 10:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 370
Posted By DKheld
Ooops - looks like you've already found one - was...

Ooops - looks like you've already found one - was going to suggest checking with Carl Heller ( partsetal ) here on the forum - he has lots of Squarebird parts reasonably priced.

Bet Carl could help...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 11-20-2017, 06:15 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 24,250
Posted By DKheld
X2 on the color combo - boy - somebody is going...

X2 on the color combo - boy - somebody is going to have a nice present under the Christmas tree - wish it were me but I'm on the naughty list so can't be mine - :D

Sorry it took so long to get this...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 11-19-2017, 04:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 225
Posted By DKheld
Interesting - never realized the horns were...

Interesting - never realized the horns were mounted in a different position on the earlier cars.

Martin has the official word (cool - thanks Martin) but I think they actually moved them so that they...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 11-17-2017, 09:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 231
Posted By DKheld
Great info Kim and Theo! Thanks Ray for putting...

Great info Kim and Theo!

Thanks Ray for putting it in the TRL.

Those knobs on the adjustment stem are a real bugger as mentioned. I sometimes wonder if Borg put some type of Loctite on the knob....
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 10-27-2017, 10:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 470
Posted By DKheld
OEM on the way...

OEM on the way out
https://storage03.dropshots.com/photos300/photos/260234/20130518/b_104254.jpg

I bought one that was rebuilt and by the time I got it installed it had been sitting 5-6...
Forum: Anything Goes! 10-25-2017, 02:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 614
Posted By DKheld
Another thread I had missed - sorry Jon - but...

Another thread I had missed - sorry Jon - but thanks for posting the link and pics. Very envious that you were able to see and hear the car "in person".

Wowzers - have a look at that massive front...
Forum: Anything Goes! 10-24-2017, 01:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 312
Posted By DKheld
Very nice car Nyles - thanks for the video's...

Very nice car Nyles - thanks for the video's Randy.

Heh - thought my Tbird was the only one that whistled on the motorway. :D

Eric

(sorry about the late post - just catching up - been out of the...
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