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Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion Yesterday, 06:26 PM
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Posted By jopizz
I'm not sure why you are asking but there is a...

I'm not sure why you are asking but there is a modification so can use the later style starter on your '59.

John
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion Yesterday, 05:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 48
Posted By jopizz
There may be minor differences but it has nothing...

There may be minor differences but it has nothing to do with the starter mounting. The big difference between the old and new starter is the flexplate. Either bell housing will work.

John
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion Yesterday, 03:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 50
Posted By jopizz
I would not put gas in the tank and run the car....

I would not put gas in the tank and run the car. Run the car using a clean gas can instead. Gas that's been sitting for 2 1/2 years can turn to varnish and clog your fuel system and carburetor. Most...
Forum: Anything Goes! 04-24-2018, 11:29 AM
Replies: 527
Views: 93,137
Posted By jopizz
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Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-23-2018, 10:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 96
Posted By jopizz
It doesn't have to be exact. However, if you buy...

It doesn't have to be exact. However, if you buy a new carpet set it usually has the slot cut where it slips over the pedal so you want it close.

John
Forum: New Members Welcoming 04-22-2018, 10:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 40
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 04-22-2018, 08:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 115
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: 37
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: 147
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: 172
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: 19
Views: 348
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: 19
Views: 348
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: 172
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
Replies: 527
Views: 93,137
Posted By jopizz
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Forum: New Members Welcoming 04-16-2018, 10:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 38
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: 156
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: 394
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: 152
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: 81
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: 527
Views: 93,137
Posted By jopizz
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Forum: New Members Welcoming 04-10-2018, 11:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 63
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: 115
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: 41
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: 152
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: 152
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
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