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Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 02-19-2018, 02:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 57
Posted By jopizz
You should not have to remove the steering...

You should not have to remove the steering column. You will have to remove most of the lower dash on the passenger side to remove the old heater box and install the new A/C/heater box. As Ray...
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 02-18-2018, 12:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 52
Posted By jopizz
To your knowledge did the shop disconnect the...

To your knowledge did the shop disconnect the turn signal switch or wiring under the steering column. It almost sounds like you have turn signal wires that were connected wrong. The clicking you hear...
Forum: Golde Top (Sunroof) Forum 02-17-2018, 10:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 105
Posted By jopizz
Welcome to the Forum. Even though the sunroof...

Welcome to the Forum. Even though the sunroof option makes it rare it doesn't really add a lot to the resale price over a standard hardtop. For that reason I wouldn't spend more on it than you can...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 02-17-2018, 07:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 146
Posted By jopizz
On the old bezels there are three plastic tabs in...

On the old bezels there are three plastic tabs in the back that hold the middle section in place. If you cut those tabs the middle piece will come out. I don't know how the new ones are made. I...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 02-17-2018, 04:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 146
Posted By jopizz
You can pry the middle chrome ring out and the...

You can pry the middle chrome ring out and the plastic lens will fall out.

John
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 02-17-2018, 04:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 146
Posted By jopizz
Ken, I've never tried to separate the lens from...

Ken,

I've never tried to separate the lens from the bezel. I've only replaced the entire bezel. I have a few in the garage. I'll look and see if it can be done.

John
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 02-17-2018, 03:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 146
Posted By jopizz
Do you have A/C? There's a circuit breaker that...

Do you have A/C? There's a circuit breaker that should be mounted on the left air duct.

John
Forum: New Members Welcoming 02-16-2018, 04:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 53
Posted By jopizz
Welcome, Eva's T-Bird !!

Welcome to Squarebirds, Eva's T-Bird! Wayne hales from Canada and owns a 1960 Tbird Hardtop! We always enjoy seeing pictures of our new users Tbird. As a Paid Member if you have anything you want...
Forum: New Members Welcoming 02-12-2018, 01:36 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 31
Posted By jopizz
Welcome, a4278v !!

Welcome to Squarebirds, a4278v! Bruce hales from New Jersey and does not own a Tbird. If you are interested in buying a Tbird, let us know what year, model, color, etc., and we can help you find one....
Forum: New Members Welcoming 02-08-2018, 09:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 40
Posted By jopizz
Welcome, Studearch !!

Welcome to Squarebirds, Studearch! Jack hales from New Mexico and owns a 1959 Tbird Hardtop! We always enjoy seeing pictures of our new users Tbird. As a Paid Member if you have anything you want to...
Forum: New Members Welcoming 02-08-2018, 02:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 129
Posted By jopizz
Welcome, Blackrowan !!

Welcome to Squarebirds, Blackrowan! Noel hales from California and owns a 1960 Tbird Hardtop! We always enjoy seeing pictures of our new users Tbird. As a Paid Member if you have anything you want to...
Forum: Anything Goes! 02-07-2018, 07:03 PM
Replies: 516
Views: 88,456
Posted By jopizz
Paid Member ~ Dutchbird

Squarebirds is honored by Marco van Strien ~ Dutchbird, Donor for another year of financial support as a Paid Member.

We give our deepest thanks to our contributors for making Alexander's site the...
Forum: New Members Welcoming 02-04-2018, 02:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 49
Posted By jopizz
Welcome, Just4kicks !!

Welcome to Squarebirds, Just4kicks! DA hales from California and owns a 1965 Tbird! We always enjoy seeing pictures of our new users Tbird. As a Paid Member if you have anything you want to share...
Forum: New Members Welcoming 02-03-2018, 07:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 50
Posted By jopizz
Welcome, redbelly52 !!

Welcome to Squarebirds, redbelly52! Bob hales from South Carolina and owns a 1965 Tbird Landau Hardtop! We always enjoy seeing pictures of our new users Tbird. As a Paid Member if you have anything...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 01-31-2018, 12:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 142
Posted By jopizz
Are you putting an external valve in the engine...

Are you putting an external valve in the engine compartment? The original valve is on the heater core. Here's where I drilled mine so it would reach.

John
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 01-30-2018, 12:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 238
Posted By jopizz
Dean is correct about snugging up the nut and...

Dean is correct about snugging up the nut and then backing off 1/4 turn. If this is not done correctly the centering spool will be out of adjustment and cause the steering not to turn with equal...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 01-30-2018, 12:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 238
Posted By jopizz
It sounds like the control valve may be out of...

It sounds like the control valve may be out of adjustment. Did you adjust the nut as per the shop manual.

John
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 01-27-2018, 09:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 173
Posted By jopizz
I'm sure Pat Wilson Thunderbirds or The Bird Nest...

I'm sure Pat Wilson Thunderbirds or The Bird Nest probably has used ones.

John
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 01-27-2018, 06:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 279
Posted By jopizz
No. There should be no donut, only flat...

No. There should be no donut, only flat gaskets.



If they have hardened valve seats I would certainly use them. I would remove the valve springs and check for play in the valve guides rather than...
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 01-26-2018, 04:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 173
Posted By jopizz
I don't see anything with that part number in the...

I don't see anything with that part number in the parts manual. I don't have the assembly book. The prefix should be C4SB and there should be a number before the 35, not a letter. I see a...
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 01-26-2018, 12:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 245
Posted By jopizz
Yes, he's talking about the large flat piece that...

Yes, he's talking about the large flat piece that the taillights bolt to. The design mimics the front grill which is why all three years are different.

John.
Forum: 1961 To 1963 Bulletbirds, Rocketbirds - General Technical Discussion 01-25-2018, 11:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 285
Posted By jopizz
It shouldn't have a gasket. They are meant to be...

It shouldn't have a gasket. They are meant to be metal to metal. Most times people put gaskets in rather than have the manifold machined. They usually wind up leaking eventually.

John
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 01-25-2018, 11:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 245
Posted By jopizz
Some people call it a bezel; some call it a...

Some people call it a bezel; some call it a waffleboard. Ford called it a "rear lamp body assembly, Part# B9S-13434". Regardless it's a hard part to find in good condition. It can certainly be...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 01-25-2018, 11:47 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 146
Posted By jopizz
Oval headed chrome screws, no washers. John

Oval headed chrome screws, no washers.

John
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 01-24-2018, 06:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 99
Posted By jopizz
Carl, He PM'd me earlier in the day and I...

Carl,

He PM'd me earlier in the day and I suggested that he contact you.

John
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