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Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 11-27-2017, 09:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 573
Posted By Djweaz
While putting my starter back together I noticed...

While putting my starter back together I noticed something. I lined the starters up with the positive bolt in the same direction towards me. I switched just the top plate that clocks it. That top...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 11-23-2017, 04:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 573
Posted By Djweaz
Thanks Dave thatís a good idea. I never would...

Thanks Dave thatís a good idea. I never would have thought of bringing edges down so they fit. On the screws on the new one I thought about an impact screwdriver. I used to own one I think I will...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 11-22-2017, 09:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 573
Posted By Djweaz
Sorry I haven’t been in for a bit as I haven’t...

Sorry I haven’t been in for a bit as I haven’t felt well enough to come out here and play with the bird. The only reason I was going to just have them replace the 3115 to the 3117 version which they...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 11-02-2017, 06:04 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 573
Posted By Djweaz
I went out yesterday and was going to rebuild my...

I went out yesterday and was going to rebuild my starter I looked at your starter page, very in-depth. I was going to do it but I decided I would have the 3117 sent to me as the old starter was...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 10-30-2017, 08:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 573
Posted By Djweaz
Thanks John I will try that tomorrow.

Thanks John I will try that tomorrow.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 10-30-2017, 06:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 573
Posted By Djweaz
Carl and Dave sorry I havenít been back in sooner...

Carl and Dave sorry I havenít been back in sooner I wasnít able to work on it over the weekend. I was looking at the wrong thing when you posted that. And I am hitting the exhaust exactly what you...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 10-27-2017, 06:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 573
Posted By Djweaz
Starter motor

So I removed my starter motor to replace it. Came out really easy. I have true dual exhaust so I lowered the passenger side and unbolted the one side of the steering ram and it came out just like...
Forum: 430 MEL Engine 10-26-2017, 02:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,357
Posted By Djweaz
Running into difficulty removing my starter as...

Running into difficulty removing my starter as well. I have sprayed the bolts on the passenger side exhaust pipe. The thing that is scaring me is as hard as it is trying to get it out, itís going to...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 10-02-2017, 05:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 447
Posted By Djweaz
I might be in the market for one of these. That...

I might be in the market for one of these. That is of course if this is a real company or a joke
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 09-30-2017, 05:38 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 582
Posted By Djweaz
I will check it out tomorrow and see what I come...

I will check it out tomorrow and see what I come up with. I believe I downloaded it. I went through all of them and downloaded them and I put them all together as one ďbookĒ using Adobe and combined...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 09-30-2017, 05:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 582
Posted By Djweaz
So itís not just me that is scratching my head...

So itís not just me that is scratching my head trying to put it together. And the thing is they say that they make wiper motors specifically or every vehicle, which means that it should fit. I...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 09-29-2017, 05:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 582
Posted By Djweaz
Dave & John: Iím thinking it is the switch gone...

Dave & John: Iím thinking it is the switch gone bad. This is probably the 4th time the window refused to move up or down. It is at random times when it does it. I used the switch to the passenger...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 09-27-2017, 02:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 582
Posted By Djweaz
Driver window and up and down on seat not working.

I went to install my new door handles and gaskets and my drivers door window wouldnít roll up to get at the handle. Popped up the the switches and checked them out seemed ok. Only window not working...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 09-27-2017, 01:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 227
Posted By Djweaz
No marks at all on the back

No marks at all on the back
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 09-26-2017, 10:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 227
Posted By Djweaz
I will have to check it out when I get home. I...

I will have to check it out when I get home. I donít think I saw anything though.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 09-26-2017, 05:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 227
Posted By Djweaz
Charm bracelet

Came across this bracelet with 59 Thunderbird and 59 F100. Has anybody ever seen one before? Itís pretty cool. Wonít fit my wrist but Iím going to hang it from something in my 59
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 09-17-2017, 09:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 319
Posted By Djweaz
Thanks I thought it was. I had a shut off to...

Thanks I thought it was. I had a shut off to block that since I got the car. Someone told me I should never block the fluid off entirely that if it was going to stopped to put a hose connector in and...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 09-17-2017, 05:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 319
Posted By Djweaz
I don't understand the Truths. My water pump is...

I don't understand the Truths. My water pump is to the top of the heater core and the spot on the intake is on the bottom. Is that the correct placement?

Isn't that what the instructions are telling...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 09-17-2017, 01:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 319
Posted By Djweaz
Heater valve/Heater core

Installing a new heater core in my 59 this morning. It is different than the original one, the heater valve isn't attached like the original one, saying it was difficult to service so it was adapted...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 08-09-2017, 03:58 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 260
Posted By Djweaz
wiper motor

Got my electric wiper kit but when I took it out the shims fell out and the springs. I believe I got the springs back in the proper order. Two big springs in the holes and inside those springs the...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 07-31-2017, 03:13 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,052
Posted By Djweaz
Hey John I have been told that it's a one way...

Hey John I have been told that it's a one way check valve for the power brake booster which is where the line goes.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 07-31-2017, 03:10 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,052
Posted By Djweaz
Right low and slow is the way I roll haha. So...

Right low and slow is the way I roll haha. So are you saying that I should remove that tube and get a PCV valve hooked up to it?
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 07-31-2017, 02:35 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,052
Posted By Djweaz
valve job/piston ring work average price

After the rebuild of my carb it was still running rich so got the metering rods changed out and jets. I decided to change my plugs thinking they would be pretty fouled from last season as well as the...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 05-12-2017, 12:30 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,212
Posted By Djweaz
Ok this is where I am tonight and came in on a...

Ok this is where I am tonight and came in on a triumph moment and knew that I better leave it alone until hopefully tomorrow. I have all 4 taillights working, I have both outer turn signals working...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 05-11-2017, 09:25 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,212
Posted By Djweaz
Thanks I will try this when I get home. I had all...

Thanks I will try this when I get home. I had all 4 tail lights as of when I left and started out having the far left light with a turn signal and the passenger inner with a turn signal I was able to...
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