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Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 07-14-2018, 09:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 109
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
If memory serves me correct, there should be a...

If memory serves me correct, there should be a small allen screw towards the end of the knob and a flat spot on the shaft .

Welcome to the site btw.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 06-29-2018, 08:52 PM
Replies: 2
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Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Chris : if you can not get a picture of a package...

Chris : if you can not get a picture of a package tray not yet put in place I could take some pictures from my '58 package tray but already mounted to the frame and top installed .

Martin.
Forum: 1961 To 1963 Bulletbirds, Rocketbirds - General Technical Discussion 06-29-2018, 02:42 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,085
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
John: If you have the " Jim Osborn " electrical...

John: If you have the " Jim Osborn " electrical assembly manual , page 59 and 61 shows the spacer for a '62 with A/C . Shows water going through the spacer . Do not see it for the '61 however .
Forum: 1961 To 1963 Bulletbirds, Rocketbirds - General Technical Discussion 06-24-2018, 09:14 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,085
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Rob: What part/ area of Toronto are you located ?

Rob: What part/ area of Toronto are you located ?
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 06-22-2018, 04:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 173
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
John : Sent you a pm . , or can give you phone...

John : Sent you a pm . , or can give you phone call .
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 06-21-2018, 11:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 173
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
John: I may have a set of these '58/'59 springs...

John: I may have a set of these '58/'59 springs and canisters but be aware that they do not hold the trunk open all the way. they only lift the deck lid about a foot or less and then you open the...
Forum: New Members Welcoming 06-03-2018, 08:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 204
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
This car is on the Registry and already updated...

This car is on the Registry and already updated to new owner .
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 05-23-2018, 11:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 271
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Replied to your PM Ron .

Replied to your PM Ron .
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 05-23-2018, 08:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 271
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Believe I have one laying on my workbench . has...

Believe I have one laying on my workbench . has the washer control contacts on the end as well . Cable seems to be intact and moves with the shaft . Not sure if I have the knob and bezel to attach to...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 05-14-2018, 09:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 177
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Just for clarification, With Ford part numbers it...

Just for clarification, With Ford part numbers it is always ending with even numbers on the right ( passenger side ) and odd numbers on the left ( driver side ) .
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 05-08-2018, 02:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 262
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Try Ken in San Diago ,...

Try Ken in San Diago , Ca.

http://kensklassic.com/about.htm
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 04-15-2018, 02:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 410
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
If you look in the trunk, in the area where the...

If you look in the trunk, in the area where the sequential signal light unit is located, you will see a screw with two ground wires going to it . One for the sequential unit and one for the fuel...
Forum: 1961 To 1963 Bulletbirds, Rocketbirds - General Technical Discussion 04-10-2018, 09:19 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,242
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Go to classified section here on this site and...

Go to classified section here on this site and look for " two '66 parts cars for sale ", parting out for parts' If wheels are original, that should be about 8 to ten wheels , 15 " that will fit your...
Forum: 1961 To 1963 Bulletbirds, Rocketbirds - General Technical Discussion 04-07-2018, 11:42 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,242
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
This has been an interesting topic to follow and...

This has been an interesting topic to follow and seems to come up time and time again .

On the wire wheel problems, few owners seem to know this but back in 1962 Fords technical service department...
Forum: Anything Goes! 03-21-2018, 05:42 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 243
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
That book of Ray Miller has been around since...

That book of Ray Miller has been around since early '70's ( '73 I believe ) and it does have some colour photos in the centre section . One of the first books I got when getting into the Thunderbirds...
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 02-23-2018, 10:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 419
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Ray: Sent you some PM's .

Ray: Sent you some PM's .
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 02-23-2018, 04:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 376
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
A picture is worth a thousand words Ray . Awesome...

A picture is worth a thousand words Ray . Awesome job and thanks for sharing the pictures .
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 02-23-2018, 11:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 376
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Scott : Can try and help out with suggestions on...

Scott : Can try and help out with suggestions on a few items . With the power window , lift the switch housing on the console and try to switch the left switch with the right switch for the rear...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 02-23-2018, 10:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,434
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
This would be my suggestion .

This would be my suggestion .
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 02-22-2018, 10:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 419
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Like looking for a needle in a haystack Ray ....

Like looking for a needle in a haystack Ray . From the VIN we do know it is a '65 convertible . Have them make sure the data plate VIN matches the other two VIN's under the hood . Doors sometimes get...
Forum: Anything Goes! 02-20-2018, 04:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 428
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Those two brackets on the back seem quite big to...

Those two brackets on the back seem quite big to have it mount to the glove box door . The mid to late Mercury pick-ups had similar scripts mounted to the sides of the hood wing doors as well . One...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 01-07-2018, 02:54 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,314
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Fuz: As noted in post 27, both Mike and I found...

Fuz: As noted in post 27, both Mike and I found them under the passenger seat in the '60 Gold Top and His Hardtop .So could be on either side if at all . As for the '58 , never saw them in my...
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 01-07-2018, 10:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 240
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
See them on eBay but no longer with the metal...

See them on eBay but no longer with the metal roller but nylon with metal spring and washers . Vender mentions that manufacturer will no longer be making them .
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 01-07-2018, 10:02 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,314
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Thanks for that confirmation Mike . Now I at...

Thanks for that confirmation Mike . Now I at least know it was not a one off . You may be right on the screws instead of it being tacked to the floor . Was quite a few years ago when I noticed it on...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 01-07-2018, 07:16 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,314
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
I'll second that Ray, a great read and a keeper...

I'll second that Ray, a great read and a keeper in the file . One thing I would like to mention and wondered if either of you have ever seen this . Quite a few years ago my brother owned a " Gold Top...
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