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Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 12-06-2014, 01:09 AM
Replies: 23
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Posted By kevin
I hope it's the picture I posted! I am starting...

I hope it's the picture I posted! I am starting to thing it's a bad ground at the switch, or along those lines.:rolleyes:
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 12-06-2014, 12:46 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,497
Posted By kevin
I only have 2 switches of the 4. I tried them in...

I only have 2 switches of the 4. I tried them in the others. and no action. I have nothing from any window.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 12-06-2014, 12:44 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,497
Posted By kevin
Hey John, I only heard a click from the fronts....

Hey John, I only heard a click from the fronts. Bench Test on the motor itself is good. Plugged in the car is no action. I wasn't aware of a relay besides the picture I posted below....?:confused:
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 12-06-2014, 12:19 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,497
Posted By kevin
Gotcha. So the motor spins like a champ on the...

Gotcha.

So the motor spins like a champ on the battery. Nothing at the switch.
Is this the culprit? Or do I need repair the switches?
Heres the TRL fuse I was reading about.
I have power at both...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 12-06-2014, 12:05 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,497
Posted By kevin
THANK YOU SIR!!!!:D:D:D:D Motor spins quickly in...

THANK YOU SIR!!!!:D:D:D:D
Motor spins quickly in either direction. Can you tell me what the purpose of the green wire is?
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 12-05-2014, 10:51 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,497
Posted By kevin
Worked like a CHARM. I used a 5/16 by 1.5" Bolt...

Worked like a CHARM. I used a 5/16 by 1.5" Bolt and made the indent.
Took my Ryobi Drill and a 1/2 Socket and boom there she went down! Moved smooth and the ratio for the regulator is pretty low. I...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 12-05-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,497
Posted By kevin
http://i220.photobucket.com/albums/dd83/kevinamrod...

http://i220.photobucket.com/albums/dd83/kevinamrod/Mobile%20Uploads/IMG_0195.jpg

Here's the driver motor I pulled. I cleaned it a little, left it overnight with wd40. I could not spin the shaft...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 12-05-2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,497
Posted By kevin
http://i220.photobucket.com/albums/dd83/kevinamrod...

http://i220.photobucket.com/albums/dd83/kevinamrod/Mobile%20Uploads/IMG_0179.jpg


Test with picture....
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 12-05-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,497
Posted By kevin
Thanks Dave! Yeah my last restoration was a 69...

Thanks Dave! Yeah my last restoration was a 69 mustang fastback from Detroit.
Called it the rustang. Absolutely no floor pans like the flinstones lol. Also some genius had used roofing tar to cover...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 12-05-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,497
Posted By kevin
I was wondering if I could do something like...

I was wondering if I could do something like that! I will try that and post results. EVERYTHING on this car has been rusted together.
The carburetor secondaries, the points, the light switch, the...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 12-05-2014, 12:21 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,497
Posted By kevin
Thanks John.

Thanks John.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 12-04-2014, 09:58 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,497
Posted By kevin
Thanks. I read the link. Anyhoo, today i pulled...

Thanks. I read the link.

Anyhoo, today i pulled the driver window motor because I'm just hearing clicks and nothing more in the door.
I believe everything is seized due to the moisture out where...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 12-03-2014, 09:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,497
Posted By kevin
Kevin's 59 t-bird restoration. Aka "angry bird"

I wanted to introduce myself my name is Kevin and I just picked up this 59 Thunderbird and I plan to go pretty wild on this restoration I wanted to post some pictures of the car but I can't attach...
Forum: New Members Welcoming 11-30-2014, 10:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,406
Posted By kevin
<img src=...

<img src= http://s220.photobucket.com/user/kevinamrod/media/Mobile%20Uploads/IMG_0170.jpg.html?sort=3&o=3 />
Forum: New Members Welcoming 11-30-2014, 09:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,406
Posted By kevin
Thank you for the warm welcome! Just bought this...

Thank you for the warm welcome!
Just bought this bird from a guy that had it sitting for 8 years under a redwood tree.

I've had it a week today and got it running and moving and stopping within...
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