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Forum: Anything Goes! 11-07-2018, 05:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 98
Posted By bird 60
Thumbs up This was held by one of the local Councils. The...

This was held by one of the local Councils. The main one takes place in the heart of the City of Adelaide this coming Saturday. Sometimes it can get awfully hot, & maybe that's why it's celebrated...
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 10-30-2018, 01:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 256
Posted By bird 60
Thumbs up Ray, I also am saddened to hear about you and...

Ray, I also am saddened to hear about you and Yellow Rose divorcing, due to, as you say age & other issues. I can understand the age, but I'm hoping the issues are nothing serious. I am also glad...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 10-25-2018, 04:05 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,684
Posted By bird 60
The same as the Automatic transmission oil....

The same as the Automatic transmission oil.

Chris....From OZ.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 10-24-2018, 10:34 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,684
Posted By bird 60
My Air con is O.E.M. The compressor is after...

My Air con is O.E.M. The compressor is after market, & yes mine is a 352ci. However, you can tell when comparing the two, mine seats about 2" higher. Having said that, I don't know if it has...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 10-24-2018, 06:35 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,684
Posted By bird 60
That looks tight. Why not move the compressor...

That looks tight. Why not move the compressor bracket closer to the center of the block, or make the bracket higher, providing there's space in between the hood. I believe mine is the same set up, or...
Forum: Our Rides 10-24-2018, 06:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 135
Posted By bird 60
Thumbs up I'll second that. Very nice indeed. Plus I've...

I'll second that. Very nice indeed. Plus I've always liked the Aerial on the trunk.

Chris.....From OZ.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 10-21-2018, 07:38 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,684
Posted By bird 60
Good to here about the Air-con & the heating...

Good to here about the Air-con & the heating problem. However, the closeness of the compressor & the Power steering reservoir top look awfully close to each other. Is he able to check & top up...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 10-20-2018, 12:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 320
Posted By bird 60
Hi Kyle, have a look at Our Rides. You might like...

Hi Kyle, have a look at Our Rides. You might like mine, about 8 lines down. BIRD 60, although the plates have been changed to ELVIS P.

Chris.....From OZ.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 10-18-2018, 07:43 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 769
Posted By bird 60
Thumbs up Congratulations Kirsten on both the sale &...

Congratulations Kirsten on both the sale & purchase. Wouldn't mind seeing a few more pix on your new acquisition.

Chris....From OZ.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 10-08-2018, 07:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 544
Posted By bird 60
Thumbs up You could use velcro if you really wanted to....

You could use velcro if you really wanted to. You'd also have to re-locate the speaker of course. I like Y-Blokkah's idea best. Mine is 5'5" blonde with brown eyes.

Chris.....From OZ.
Forum: Anything Goes! 10-07-2018, 07:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 140
Posted By bird 60
Nice scenery. Pity we didn't get to see more of...

Nice scenery. Pity we didn't get to see more of the cars.

Chris.....From OZ.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 10-05-2018, 09:32 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,439
Posted By bird 60
Thumbs up I also like the Idea, especially with the '60....

I also like the Idea, especially with the '60. The ends of the center piece is hidden & doesn't look quite right. If it was me, I would place the bumper guard mounts closer together, in the center....
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 09-30-2018, 09:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 246
Posted By bird 60
Thumbs up I've been using Penrite 20w 50 on my T.Birds...

I've been using Penrite 20w 50 on my T.Birds since 1999, & haven't had any problems. I also use the same in my 1989 Mercedes 260e.

Chris.....From OZ.
Forum: Our Rides 09-25-2018, 12:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 507
Posted By bird 60
Hi Kursten, the T.Bird looks & sounds very nice....

Hi Kursten, the T.Bird looks & sounds very nice. It's a pity that it has the rust problem. Have you had any offers on it yet.?

Chris.....From OZ.
Forum: Our Rides 09-24-2018, 08:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 253
Posted By bird 60
Thanks Guys, I forgot to mention, the Lincolns &...

Thanks Guys, I forgot to mention, the Lincolns & Mercuries were in the same class. The Sheepskin covers were added at the same time of the completion of the Rotisserie Restoration back in 1997. It...
Forum: Anything Goes! 09-17-2018, 09:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 236
Posted By bird 60
Thumbs up Good of you to show them around Ray. Looks like...

Good of you to show them around Ray. Looks like you all had a great time. Too bad Juan wasn't available, & good to see members faces.

Chris.....From OZ.
Forum: Our Rides 09-16-2018, 09:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 307
Posted By bird 60
Thumbs up Some really good pix. Good to see a variety of...

Some really good pix. Good to see a variety of clors.

Chris.....From OZ.
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 09-13-2018, 08:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 317
Posted By bird 60
I saw that on ebay as well. It must have cost the...

I saw that on ebay as well. It must have cost the Guy squilions of $$$$s. I appreciate the Art work to the utmost, but it does absolutely nothing for me either.

Chris....From OZ.
Forum: Anything Goes! 09-10-2018, 10:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 476
Posted By bird 60
Thumbs down The only thing I like about it is the rear,...

The only thing I like about it is the rear, preferably with the Faux wheel a little lower. The finish is not to par, side-view, front, or interior. The hood doesn't sit well & doesn't look good. Not...
Forum: Events 09-10-2018, 10:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 377
Posted By bird 60
Thumbs up Top class '57.;) Chris....From OZ.

Top class '57.;)

Chris....From OZ.
Forum: Our Rides 09-10-2018, 10:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 326
Posted By bird 60
Thumbs up Beautiful, absolutely...

Beautiful, absolutely beautiful.:cool:

Chris....From OZ.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 09-08-2018, 08:56 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,057
Posted By bird 60
Kirstin, spending $8-$12k maybe would make the...

Kirstin, spending $8-$12k maybe would make the body as you say perfect, but not the whole car. As mentioned, sell it & get a rust free one for around that price.

Chris.....From OZ.
Forum: Anything Goes! 09-07-2018, 05:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 370
Posted By bird 60
I hope the price drops in February of next year,...

I hope the price drops in February of next year, as we're going to Napier for the Art Deco Festival. Been there twice already.

Chris....From OZ.
Forum: Anything Goes! 09-06-2018, 11:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 370
Posted By bird 60
It reached $1.75 per Litre here in Adelaide for...

It reached $1.75 per Litre here in Adelaide for Premium. 4.5 Litres to the Imperial Gallon. $ 7.87 per Ausie Gallon.:eek: Believe it Dave it's fact.

Chris.....From OZ.
Forum: Anything Goes! 09-02-2018, 10:01 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 27,209
Posted By bird 60
Thumbs up Very nice. I love the Thunderbird emblem in front...

Very nice. I love the Thunderbird emblem in front of the grill, nice & big. It's telling everyone, I'm a T. BIRD & proud of it.:D

Chris.....From OZ.
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