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Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 01-07-2018, 03:54 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 685
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, 11:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 78
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, 11:02 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 685
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, 08:16 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 685
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, 10:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,293
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, 09:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 183
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 01-03-2018, 12:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 183
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, 09:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 183
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, 08:28 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 21,769
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, 05:06 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 685
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, 01:53 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 685
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...
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 12-28-2017, 10:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 142
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Now if only you had the automatic vacuum trunk...

Now if only you had the automatic vacuum trunk release option . Otherwise, as Ray suggested in post # 2 going through the back seat . Only one problem, if the spare tire is mounted in it's proper...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 12-28-2017, 10:19 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 685
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Ray: Looking at this data info again, there must...

Ray: Looking at this data info again, there must be a mistake on Garth's production date , post # 2 . Probably should be " 09H " ( August ) not W .
Forum: Anything Goes! 12-25-2017, 03:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 82
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
And a Merry Christmas to you and yours Ian. Hope...

And a Merry Christmas to you and yours Ian. Hope all is well up your way . Long time no see .
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 12-22-2017, 01:02 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 685
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
No problem Ray , I know you have a lot on your...

No problem Ray , I know you have a lot on your plate.

A Merry Christmas and a prosperous New Year to you and Yours !
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 12-22-2017, 09:18 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 685
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Ray: My guess would be that he already gave it...

Ray: My guess would be that he already gave it but not separated . ( 63A - N - 52 - 09W - 4 - 3 )
Forum: 1961 To 1963 Bulletbirds, Rocketbirds - General Technical Discussion 12-12-2017, 08:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 191
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Also, if I may add to Johns reply, be sure to...

Also, if I may add to Johns reply, be sure to adjust the limits so that the flipper goes snug against the rubber stops when retracted . I see many just hanging there and not secured to the stops ....
Forum: 1961 To 1963 Bulletbirds, Rocketbirds - General Technical Discussion 12-11-2017, 11:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 191
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Have removed many John. get a soft aluminum drift...

Have removed many John. get a soft aluminum drift and just tap it / drift it out . There will be two washers on the side of the gear that will fall out as well .
Forum: Our Rides 12-11-2017, 05:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 405
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Very very nice Pat . Love the wide whites with...

Very very nice Pat . Love the wide whites with the white roof . Ready for next season , 2018 . Enjoy the ride .
Forum: Anything Goes! 12-06-2017, 07:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 127
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
For sure it is a chop top and a 1965 at that .

For sure it is a chop top and a 1965 at that .
Forum: 1957 To 1969 Full Size Fords - General Technical Discussion 12-03-2017, 12:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 567
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Very interesting reading Ray / Phil , thanks for...

Very interesting reading Ray / Phil , thanks for sharing .
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 11-30-2017, 09:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 145
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
That is the only way it comes out although it...

That is the only way it comes out although it would be better if the regulator was in the down mode . It does have to come out as an assembly . If by chance the motor still runs , it could be the...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 11-29-2017, 10:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 240
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Check vacuum to the modulator valve .

Check vacuum to the modulator valve .
Forum: Special Announcements 11-23-2017, 04:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 581
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
Our calendars came in today Ray . They look great...

Our calendars came in today Ray . They look great and one will make a great gift . ( btw. We got one early and one late printing so one is a collector like a rare coin ) . Thanks for all your hard...
Forum: New Members Welcoming 11-21-2017, 10:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 74
Posted By OUR5T8BIRD
1958 Convertibles are rare and will be nice to...

1958 Convertibles are rare and will be nice to hear and see more of this addition to the site . Yes, pictures and details please .
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