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Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 04-19-2018, 12:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 121
Posted By DKheld
For moral support you've come to the right place....

For moral support you've come to the right place. As far as the other issue........same here and I've yet to find a cure :D Think you're just stuck with the problem for life.

Check with Carl Heller...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-19-2018, 08:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 157
Posted By DKheld
Here's the hole I drilled on mine - looks bigger...

Here's the hole I drilled on mine - looks bigger than it is - had to use a larger drill bit to create a starter area before I switched to the tiny bit to finish off the hole. Camera was tilted a bit...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-18-2018, 10:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 157
Posted By DKheld
Tried a couple of different vented caps. I...

Tried a couple of different vented caps. I finally had to drill a small (tiny) hole in the top of the filler neck outside the trunk basically just behind the cap (went back to the OEM cap). Not a...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-18-2018, 09:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 140
Posted By DKheld
If you are planning on re-installing be careful...

If you are planning on re-installing be careful with the ducts from the evaporator box to the vents - they will be very fragile (cardboard) and run right beside the fragile defrost vents. Luckily the...
Forum: 1961 To 1963 Bulletbirds, Rocketbirds - General Technical Discussion 04-01-2018, 02:01 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,176
Posted By DKheld
In dealing with the MGA factory wire wheels that...

In dealing with the MGA factory wire wheels that are not sealed the motorcycle shops should be able to get you what you need as far as the band or liner but they usually can't mount or balance car...
Forum: Ford News from Autoblog.com 03-30-2018, 12:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 57
Posted By DKheld
No......... :p

No......... :p
Forum: Anything Goes! 03-30-2018, 12:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 148
Posted By DKheld
I think what Tom meant to say was that they went...

I think what Tom meant to say was that they went by his house today......... :D
Forum: Anything Goes! 03-28-2018, 12:18 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 520
Posted By DKheld
So cool to be able to attend a show halfway...

So cool to be able to attend a show halfway around the world............without even leaving the couch :D

Thanks Tom (and Ray).

Glad to see FC is back on the road - only 8 lives left though - :p
Forum: Our Rides 03-28-2018, 12:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 718
Posted By DKheld
Nice - can't wait to see the finished car and...

Nice - can't wait to see the finished car and some interior shots - a little something custom inside too??

:D "how else are you going to tow your buddy home" :D
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 03-25-2018, 09:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 518
Posted By DKheld
I do like the Lake Pipes on your car - hope we...

I do like the Lake Pipes on your car - hope we can hear them on Youtube or something.

I used to be more on the "original" side of the fence but I've been slowly drawn to the dark side - :p - things...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 03-22-2018, 09:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 518
Posted By DKheld
How in the world are you gonna keep from yankin'...

How in the world are you gonna keep from yankin' those Lake Pipes off of there?

My stock bird scrapes over every speed bump. Maybe your "slightly" larger wheels and tires give you a bit more ground...
Forum: Anything Goes! 03-22-2018, 08:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 520
Posted By DKheld
Wowzers - that Galaxie is my favorite so far -...

Wowzers - that Galaxie is my favorite so far - looks like a lot of work but sure turned out nice.

3rd reservoir might be for hydraulic clutch??
Forum: 1961 To 1963 Bulletbirds, Rocketbirds - General Technical Discussion 03-22-2018, 08:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 263
Posted By DKheld
I installed gaskets on mine (which originally did...

I installed gaskets on mine (which originally did not have gaskets).

I was taking them back off and having the manifolds surfaced 1000 miles later.

My original thinking was that the gaskets would...
Forum: Anything Goes! 03-11-2018, 09:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,137
Posted By DKheld
Randy - that is so cool that you were able to...

Randy - that is so cool that you were able to make beams out of the tree you had cut down and use them on the house !!

Hazzard cracks me up too - he looks great in his Lumber Jack shirt.

Man -...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 03-11-2018, 08:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 224
Posted By DKheld
Steve - no stupid questions around here - if...

Steve - no stupid questions around here - if there were I'd be the king anyway. Bet I've asked some real doozies - :D

I was trying to remember how the sockets worked - man it's been a long time...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 02-20-2018, 09:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 397
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, 08:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 466
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, 08:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 466
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, 11:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 206
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, 06:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 375
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, 09:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 437
Posted By DKheld
Great troubleshooting method. Cracked manifold?...

Great troubleshooting method.

Cracked manifold?

UGH! :(
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 01-25-2018, 08:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 451
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, 07:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 451
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, 01:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 257
Posted By DKheld
Very nice indeed!

Very nice indeed!
Forum: Ford Electrical Problems ~ General Technical Discussion 01-17-2018, 09:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 761
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...
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