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Forum: New Members Welcoming Yesterday, 10:26 PM
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Posted By jopizz
Welcome, AlanJCzako !!

Welcome to Squarebirds, AlanJCzako! Alan hales from Ohio 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 share...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion Yesterday, 08:07 PM
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Views: 28
Posted By jopizz
This is what I use and I don't have any trouble...

This is what I use and I don't have any trouble getting it off.

John
Forum: New Members Welcoming 04-20-2018, 10:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 28
Posted By jopizz
Welcome, pa_fudd !!

Welcome to Squarebirds, pa_fudd! Dwight hales from Canada and owns a 1966 Tbird Landau Hardtop! We always enjoy seeing pictures of our new users Tbird. As a Paid Member if you have anything you want...
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 04-19-2018, 12:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 112
Posted By jopizz
Here's the parts diagram. There are only two...

Here's the parts diagram. There are only two easily removable parts, a front and rear splash shield.

John
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-18-2018, 11:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 152
Posted By jopizz
I believe the ethanol in the gas has something to...

I believe the ethanol in the gas has something to do with it. The last Squarebird I had used to build up a lot of pressure during the hot months even with a vented cap. I don't remember that ever...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-18-2018, 11:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 196
Posted By jopizz
A pushrod that's too long won't necessarily tap...

A pushrod that's too long won't necessarily tap but it will prevent the valve from closing correctly. Anytime you replace a camshaft you should to check the valve clearances. You can't assume that...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-18-2018, 10:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 196
Posted By jopizz
I've always used the full vacuum port and never...

I've always used the full vacuum port and never had an issue. That's what Edelbrock recommends for non-emission controlled engines.

John
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-18-2018, 09:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 152
Posted By jopizz
Make sure your gas cap is vented. John

Make sure your gas cap is vented.

John
Forum: Anything Goes! 04-17-2018, 09:35 PM
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Views: 92,843
Posted By jopizz
Paid Member ~ 6T TBRD

Squarebirds is honored by Neil Elford ~ 6T TBRD, 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 04-16-2018, 10:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 26
Posted By jopizz
Welcome, tulrich321 !!

Welcome to Squarebirds, tulrich321! Tony hales from North Dakota and owns a 1964 Tbird Hardtop! We always enjoy seeing pictures of our new users Tbird. As a Paid Member if you have anything you want...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-16-2018, 05:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 141
Posted By jopizz
Al, There are instructions in the Technical...

Al,

There are instructions in the Technical Resource Library on how to rebuild the motors. As for modern replacements I haven't found any that fit. Most newer window motors have integrated gears...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-16-2018, 02:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 362
Posted By jopizz
I'm not sure why you would need Low unless you...

I'm not sure why you would need Low unless you are driving in snow or have some really steep hills. I prefer the security of having the shifter stay in Park.

John
Forum: 1961 To 1963 Bulletbirds, Rocketbirds - General Technical Discussion 04-11-2018, 05:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 144
Posted By jopizz
A C3 part number would not have been available in...

A C3 part number would not have been available in early 1962. The Ford parts book will always show the latest part number depending on when it was published. My copy was published in 1969 so it will...
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 04-11-2018, 02:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 72
Posted By jopizz
According to the Ford parts book they are both...

According to the Ford parts book they are both the same. They do show an early (before 9/16/65 -A revision) and late (-B revision) but they are still the same part number R & L; C6SZ-17996.

John
Forum: Anything Goes! 04-10-2018, 11:36 PM
Replies: 526
Views: 92,843
Posted By jopizz
Paid Member ~ lexdownunder

Squarebirds is honored by Lex Wares ~ lexdownunder, 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 04-10-2018, 11:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 50
Posted By jopizz
Welcome, flandersdl !!

Welcome to Squarebirds, flandersdl! Duane hales from Kentucky and owns a 1958 Tbird! We always enjoy seeing pictures of our new users Tbird. As a Paid Member if you have anything you want to share...
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 04-10-2018, 06:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 101
Posted By jopizz
I guess that begs the question; which came first,...

I guess that begs the question; which came first, the tree or the Falcon.

John
Forum: New Members Welcoming 04-10-2018, 12:53 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 31
Posted By jopizz
Welcome, Snafu1 !!

Welcome to Squarebirds, Snafu1! Skip hales from California 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: 1961 To 1963 Bulletbirds, Rocketbirds - General Technical Discussion 04-10-2018, 11:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 144
Posted By jopizz
You're very welcome. John

You're very welcome.

John
Forum: 1961 To 1963 Bulletbirds, Rocketbirds - General Technical Discussion 04-09-2018, 09:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 144
Posted By jopizz
They show the same part number so I would say...

They show the same part number so I would say yes.

John
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-08-2018, 01:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 103
Posted By jopizz
I suggest you eliminate the fuel pump vacuum...

I suggest you eliminate the fuel pump vacuum altogether and use the manifold port directly. It's main purpose is to supply more constant vacuum to the wipers. I don't recommend using it for brakes...
Forum: 1961 To 1963 Bulletbirds, Rocketbirds - General Technical Discussion 04-05-2018, 03:51 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,163
Posted By jopizz
That's correct. John

That's correct.

John
Forum: New Members Welcoming 04-02-2018, 10:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 66
Posted By jopizz
Welcome, aronc !!

Welcome to Squarebirds, aronc! Aron hales from California and owns a 1960 Tbird! We always enjoy seeing pictures of our new users Tbird. As a Paid Member if you have anything you want to share with...
Forum: 1961 To 1963 Bulletbirds, Rocketbirds - General Technical Discussion 04-02-2018, 08:18 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,163
Posted By jopizz
Is the car a real factory sport roadster or did...

Is the car a real factory sport roadster or did the previous owner add the roadster package to it. It will certainly look better with the wire wheels if you can get past the issues mounting...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-02-2018, 08:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 198
Posted By jopizz
All the new carpets that I buy have jute padding...

All the new carpets that I buy have jute padding glued to them, not foam. If you have an upholstery shop near you they will have it. There should be black tar paper on the bare floor before you put...
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