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Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-20-2010, 11:47 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,416
Posted By TChicken
Dash pad

I found one at a salvage yard.Looked like someone had just replaced it before car was junked.I paid $25 and they pulled it for me.LOL
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-20-2010, 11:45 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,814
Posted By TChicken
I believe the aluminum section is suppose to have...

I believe the aluminum section is suppose to have a mat finish.When I tore mine down I think I used 0000 steel wool and brasso and it looked real nice when done.I you search by user TChicken and look...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-20-2010, 11:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,058
Posted By TChicken
60 TBird

If you do decide to buy it and replace the dash pad you might want to go to the search area and type in TChicken in the user seach area and pick threads started by user.Go to the 2nd page and look...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-20-2010, 10:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,058
Posted By TChicken
Dash pad

I still have scars on my arms from when I replaced my dash pad.Be patient and careful as these ole birds are all metal in the dash with sharp edges.I found a almost new pad at a salvage yard for $25...
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 10-13-2009, 12:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,361
Posted By TChicken
New address

Hi Brandon glad to see you got the parts ok.We are settled in Clyde Tx and I am just headed out to make out a appl.for a job.Wish me luck Thx George
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 09-12-2009, 11:02 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,361
Posted By TChicken
Thanks much Ray I will post when I get settled in...

Thanks much Ray I will post when I get settled in out west Thx George
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 09-11-2009, 05:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,361
Posted By TChicken
Texas bound

We are packing up next Sunday the 20th and leaving on Monday.I see I am not getting private msgs under user options.Is that normal for non members?
When we get settled in out west I'll post a msg.See...
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 09-09-2009, 03:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,361
Posted By TChicken
Hello if you click on the photo above it will...

Hello if you click on the photo above it will give you an enlarged pic.The 3 pieces are on the left side of pic.If you want them send me your address.How does $10 US for all 3 pieces sound?I will...
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 09-08-2009, 05:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,361
Posted By TChicken
If you want them email me at midnyte@cfl.rr.com...

If you want them email me at midnyte@cfl.rr.com Thanks George
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 09-08-2009, 05:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,361
Posted By TChicken
How about $10 + shipping ?

How about $10 + shipping ?
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 08-23-2009, 02:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,361
Posted By TChicken
http://i118.photobucket.com/albums/o103/Thunderchi...

http://i118.photobucket.com/albums/o103/Thunderchicken60/th_IMG_0804.jpg...
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 08-21-2009, 05:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,361
Posted By TChicken
extra parts,window cranks door handle

I had to sell my 60 HT and I have a few parts left over.I have 3 windows cranks w/the spring loaded donuts.1 door handle w/ the bevelled chrome peice (leveler) 2 side chrome splices (go under the...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 08-21-2009, 05:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,898
Posted By TChicken
PS my drivers mirror was mounted with stainless...

PS my drivers mirror was mounted with stainless screws,but make sure they are bevelled to look right.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 08-21-2009, 05:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,898
Posted By TChicken
Good luck with the right side mirror.When I...

Good luck with the right side mirror.When I bought my 60 it had the driver side mirror in place the the passenger side mirror in the trunk.I found out why.Being a trucker I depend on my mirrors and...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 08-21-2009, 05:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,015
Posted By TChicken
Greg happy to see you found a squarebird,have fun...

Greg happy to see you found a squarebird,have fun with it and when it gets frustrating and it will just leave it alone for awhile.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-06-2009, 03:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,786
Posted By TChicken
Yeah I hate to say it but it looks like the Wings...

Yeah I hate to say it but it looks like the Wings are going to have to come to the Shark Tank to take care of business.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-04-2009, 11:10 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,786
Posted By TChicken
Weather is HOT and business COLD.I am happy to...

Weather is HOT and business COLD.I am happy to see a lot of newbies though,must mean the economy is picking up right?LOL
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-03-2009, 03:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,786
Posted By TChicken
By the way go RED WINGS (the colonel said it)

By the way go RED WINGS (the colonel said it)
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-03-2009, 03:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,786
Posted By TChicken
Washer pump

Hi Y'all it's been awhile.I found the switch on the pillar activated the washer pump,moving it's small wheel against the power steering belt,the pump then sucked fluid out of the resevoir and up to...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 02-12-2009, 02:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,700
Posted By TChicken
Brownhme.I replaced my stock Ford carb with a...

Brownhme.I replaced my stock Ford carb with a Holley 670 Street Avenger.Car ran like crap until I figured out I had made a big mistake.You see I always drive with my headlights on so I figured I...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 02-12-2009, 02:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,269
Posted By TChicken
Hi Tim you have come to the right place.What is...

Hi Tim you have come to the right place.What is your COM linkage prob.I guarantee someone here has had the same problem and knows how to solve it.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 02-02-2009, 09:36 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,456
Posted By TChicken
I used the same carpet as John has is his pics.I...

I used the same carpet as John has is his pics.I used no glue at all the carpet lays nicely with just the edges being held down with the trim and seats holding it in place.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 01-29-2009, 09:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,193
Posted By TChicken
I think Ford knew there detent plates were...

I think Ford knew there detent plates were defective so they just figured it would be easier the hold the shifter up with your right hand and start it with you left.LOL
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 01-27-2009, 06:15 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 7,551
Posted By TChicken
Not many I expect could say that.

Not many I expect could say that.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 01-26-2009, 03:43 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 7,551
Posted By TChicken
I found when I left my 60 HT 352 sit for more...

I found when I left my 60 HT 352 sit for more than a week it would start much easier if I gave it 5 or 6 pumps and NOT engage the choke.Of course I live in Florida.Likely different if you live in the...
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