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Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 05-23-2018, 11:27 PM
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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
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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
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Views: 125
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
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Views: 102
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: 290
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
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Views: 1,706
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
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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
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Views: 170
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: 325
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: 272
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
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Views: 272
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
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Views: 2,359
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
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Views: 325
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: 353
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: 2,370
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: 195
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: 2,370
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: 2,370
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...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 01-06-2018, 09:36 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,851
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
You could try to get in touch with Ken Harkema ....

You could try to get in touch with Ken Harkema . San Diego area .
Forum: Our Rides 01-03-2018, 08:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 512
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
So this would be Central Canada and he is not...

So this would be Central Canada and he is not listed in the SOTC ( Southern Ontario Thunderbird Club ) as a member .

As for that air cleaner, very tempted to buy it myself as a spare . Great price...
Forum: Our Rides 01-02-2018, 11:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 512
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
You list him in eastern Canada , so that could be...

You list him in eastern Canada , so that could be anywhere east of Ontario / Quebec . Better known as the Maritimes . So probably do not know him Ray. What province does he live in ?
Forum: Our Rides 01-02-2018, 08:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 512
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Ray: If Carl does not have one, tell him there is...

Ray: If Carl does not have one, tell him there is one in Canada on Kigigi, in Alberta for $ 75.00 . Add # 1228078326 . Already painted the correct colour from the looks of the add.
Forum: Anything Goes! 01-01-2018, 07:28 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 23,910
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Happy New Year to all. Now, to get my new...

Happy New Year to all. Now, to get my new calendar hung up .
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 12-28-2017, 04:06 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,370
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
See what you are saying John . So ' second ' year...

See what you are saying John . So ' second ' year would be exceeding a 12 month year of production or start to finish and could overlap the '61 model year production start in the case of the 60's to...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 12-28-2017, 12:53 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,370
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
You got me on the production that late in the...

You got me on the production that late in the model year Ray. Of the 150 or so '60's listed in my directory, I have nothing with a production date with a ' W ' . Was of the understanding that the...
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