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Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 05-05-2006, 03:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,215
Posted By boyar
RE: 1960 TBIRD manuals

Hi! The reprints are embossed on both sides too, like the original. Like one other person mention, and I think I did also, the only thing I could see was sometimes the color wasn't as deep on the...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-30-2006, 02:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,215
Posted By boyar
1960 TBIRD manuals

Hi!

There has been a lot of 60 TBIRD manuals floating around on Ebay lately. I have a reprint & what I think is an original (but not in good shape.) The only difference I can find are slight. ...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 07-31-2005, 10:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,501
Posted By boyar
RE: LH INNER TIE ROD PROBLEM ON 60 TBIRD

Thanks,
Isn't it something when left to your own crude imagination how people think of crazy but simple solutions. By the way, I can't take credit for it. It was my neighbors idea! Necessity is...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 07-31-2005, 10:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,501
Posted By boyar
RE: LH INNER TIE ROD PROBLEM ON 60 TBIRD

Hi Alexander. If your serious I actually have the 1st Tie rod I bought, and of course the original one. I can send you the photo of those immediately. You'll see the difference in the bend it's...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 07-30-2005, 08:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,501
Posted By boyar
RE: LH INNER TIE ROD PROBLEM ON 60 TBIRD

I agree. The part I took off was stamped FOMOCO. So at least it was an original part . Good news. I took the Tie rod and bent it with the help of my neighbor. Now I wouldn't recommed this to...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 07-30-2005, 03:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,501
Posted By boyar
LH INNER TIE ROD PROBLEM ON 60 TBIRD

I am still having problems with the inner LH tie rod. Even though I adjusted the sleeve the tie rod is still hitting the control valve assy. I order the tie rod from two different places and they...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 07-29-2005, 11:11 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,107
Posted By boyar
60 Tbird with Self-Adjusting brakes-Question

I had to replace a wheel cylinder on my 60 Tbird. Once I got the wheel off I was surprised (pleasantly) to see it was equiped with self adjusting brakes. My question is when I go to replace the...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 07-29-2005, 11:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,370
Posted By boyar
RE: POWER STEERING CONTROL VALVE -LINE REPL

Yes, I try Mac's auto also and your right the pictures are the same no matter what, but Alexander was right, the clamp bolts were hitting the control valve. I turn them, but there is not alot of...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 07-28-2005, 11:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,370
Posted By boyar
RE: POWER STEERING CONTROL VALVE -LINE REPL

I think I place the sleeve and bolts down but I check again. I did this job late at night in the garage. Which, I know I committed a cardinal sin by not checking underneath the car first after I had...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 07-27-2005, 06:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,370
Posted By boyar
RE: POWER STEERING CONTROL VALVE -LINE REPL

Thanks, I 'll try that. I never seen leaks before this, and the one, (the only one) really leaks. I think since this fitting goes to the power steering pump and that end is just clamped, I might...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 07-27-2005, 02:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,370
Posted By boyar
POWER STEERING CONTROL VALVE -LINE REPL

Hi! I have a 60 TBIRD and I needed to replace the outer & inner Tie rods on the Driver side(left side). Once replaced the steering was really goofy. Now after looking at the part it doesn't look...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 07-17-2005, 04:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,817
Posted By boyar
Pertronix -pointless ignition

Hi! I thought I posted this for those that might be having similiar engine problems.

About 2 months ago I left a posting about my 60 Tbird back firing badly, and received many good responses. One...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 06-12-2005, 07:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,242
Posted By boyar
RE: Generator Pulley-How do you get it off

OK OK! I missed that. God, Old cars, it's always something special with them. It says to disconnect the field wire & the battery wire from the regulator and momentarily connect the two wires...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 06-12-2005, 07:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,242
Posted By boyar
RE: Generator Pulley-How do you get it off

Uh-Oh - No!

I didn't polarize it? Never heard of that. Did I miss something? This was a rebuilt generator. Though now looking at it, I could of just replaced the brushes. Anyway, what was I...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 06-11-2005, 11:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,242
Posted By boyar
RE: Generator Pulley-How do you get it off

Hi!

I had to actually take the generator apart then tap it with a screw driver directly behind it. A few taps, and it came right off. However, early in the process, I did bend those fins a bit,...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 06-10-2005, 10:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,242
Posted By boyar
Generator Pulley-How do you get it off

Hi! Mt generator light is on, and I checked all the wiring so I am assuming the generator is shot. I have it out of the car and I remove the nut & washer from the pulley, but what tool do I use to...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 06-06-2005, 03:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,789
Posted By boyar
RE: Back Firing Trough the exhaust.

Yes, I'll be real interested in how you engine turned out. I might go the cheaper route to fix my problem if it is under $600 dollars. I also found an engine for $1,600 but came with only a 3 yr...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 06-06-2005, 03:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,789
Posted By boyar
RE: Back Firing Trough the exhaust.

Hi!

Your right! I don't see any smoke come out of the tail pipes at all. I started to use CD2 butI only had the car for 7 mos. You talked about new seals/harden valves etc. I believe (with my...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 06-05-2005, 07:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,789
Posted By boyar
RE: Back Firing Trough the exhaust.

Hey Thanks!

All good things to check. I just notice oil on spark plugs 1 & 3. Not good. Change plugs, the car back fired a bit, then was steady. I drove in about 5-6 miles with hard...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 06-04-2005, 03:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,789
Posted By boyar
Back Firing Trough the exhaust.

Hi everyone! I have a 60 Tbird (sunroof) and I love it, but today driving back from a car show I was getting a lot of back firing. The car idles fine, starts right away and seems to have power but...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 03-18-2005, 04:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,357
Posted By boyar
RE: Removing fine scratches

Thanks, much!
I did buy a scratch/compound remover and it did seem to help, and you're right, the part I worked on (very hard) shines really good. It took off a very fine amount of the old hazed...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 03-17-2005, 04:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,357
Posted By boyar
Removing fine scratches

Hi Everyone!

After working on my car for awhile, It thought I was careful about covering the fenders but obviously I wasn't. (on one side) What can I use to remove these scratches short of...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 03-14-2005, 06:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,294
Posted By boyar
RE: Hestitation on Hard Acceleration from a standing Po

I'll see if my neighbor has a vacuum gage this weekend. We too think it could be a vacuum leak of some kind. It's been very cold lately and hard to work on the car because of it. The car has a...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 03-14-2005, 03:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,294
Posted By boyar
Hestitation on Hard Acceleration from a standing Positi

Hi Everyone!

Now that I solve the P/S & Generator alignment problem(with your help) I can go to my acceleration probelm. I have a 60 Tbird with a 390(1965 Tbird engine) It came with a brand new...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 03-01-2005, 11:10 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,781
Posted By boyar
RE: It Has Been Updated

Sorry to reply again but the number on the P/S pulley is AF. What does that mean??

Thanks in advance
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