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Forum: Events 11-16-2017, 12:28 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 178
Posted By bird 60
Thumbs up Even though my Bird was all dressed up in chrome...

Even though my Bird was all dressed up in chrome when I bought it 10 years ago, I looked up the "Automotive Mileposts". It reads
(1) Chrome Engine dress-up kit.
(2) Exterior Chrome dress-up...
Forum: Events 11-14-2017, 08:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 178
Posted By bird 60
Thumbs up Hi Dean. The chrome dress-up was all available...

Hi Dean. The chrome dress-up was all available that you see on my T. Bird from the Dealers when ordering your car, except for the Port-hole windows, & the 4 muffler tips.
The Wire Wheels weren't...
Forum: Events 11-13-2017, 07:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 178
Posted By bird 60
Thanks for your comment Peter. Just as a matter...

Thanks for your comment Peter. Just as a matter of interest, the long Blueish Green & White Top Cadillac once belonged to the Prince of Siam, so I was told. Even though I do very well in my class,...
Forum: 1961 To 1963 Bulletbirds, Rocketbirds - General Technical Discussion 11-02-2017, 04:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 250
Posted By bird 60
Hi Daryl, anything is fixable. The important...

Hi Daryl, anything is fixable. The important thing to me would be time & money. I know there's sentimental reasons behind the decision, but you must way out the pros & cons. Do you plan to remove the...
Forum: Anything Goes! 10-25-2017, 08:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 432
Posted By bird 60
Is it a 430 ci? The surge tank is positioned the...

Is it a 430 ci? The surge tank is positioned the same as the 352 or 390 ci.

Chris.....From OZ.
Forum: Anything Goes! 10-25-2017, 08:26 PM
Replies: 287
Sticky: Joke of the Day
Views: 12,427
Posted By bird 60
Unhappy So,so true.:mad: Chris.....From OZ.

So,so true.:mad:

Chris.....From OZ.
Forum: New Members Welcoming 10-23-2017, 03:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 78
Posted By bird 60
I also wish you a warm welcome to the Club...

I also wish you a warm welcome to the Club Stavro.

Yiasou, Chris.....From OZ.
Forum: Our Rides 10-20-2017, 02:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 462
Posted By bird 60
Thumbs up Looking very good Tom. Chris....From OZ.

Looking very good Tom.

Chris....From OZ.
Forum: Anything Goes! 10-19-2017, 08:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 347
Posted By bird 60
Thumbs down Did he get the job done for half...

Did he get the job done for half price?:eek::rolleyes: Even if I had a job like that done for free, I would have said thanks, but no thanks.:eek:

Chris......From OZ.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 10-17-2017, 08:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 331
Posted By bird 60
Thumbs up I'm happy with my '60, especially after some of...

I'm happy with my '60, especially after some of the other things that I want to do with it. My other choice would be the '57, with all the Bells & Whistles, including 2 Tops, Port Hole Windows, Air...
Forum: Anything Goes! 10-17-2017, 06:26 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 347
Posted By bird 60
Thumbs down Give the Man a break Guys, it was his first try....

Give the Man a break Guys, it was his first try. (The Prototype) He's now waiting for the big orders.:p:D:rolleyes::eek::eek:

Chris.....From OZ.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 10-12-2017, 12:56 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 720
Posted By bird 60
One would think that they would pressure test...

One would think that they would pressure test them all before they go out, obviously not. It shouldn't have made any difference if it sat around for two or ten years. Unlike Chinese stuff, I would...
Forum: Ford Electrical Problems ~ General Technical Discussion 10-11-2017, 09:25 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 966
Posted By bird 60
Geoffrey, as you mentioned I think it's a good...

Geoffrey, as you mentioned I think it's a good idea to try the old Rotor & Distributor Cap & see if there's a difference. I also think an apology to John would be appreciated, & we can start fresh...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 10-11-2017, 09:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 185
Posted By bird 60
Thumbs up Hi Bill, if steaming doesn't do the trick, &...

Hi Bill, if steaming doesn't do the trick, & seeing that youv'e done most of the work, take it to an upholsterer to finish it off. Sometimes we have to bite the bullet & let the pros take...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 10-11-2017, 08:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 514
Posted By bird 60
Thumbs up I also use 225/75/14, but mine are Cokers 2 1/2"...

I also use 225/75/14, but mine are Cokers 2 1/2" Whitewalls.
They look good for the size of the car, & I get a good ride.

Chris.....From OZ.
Forum: Anything Goes! 10-06-2017, 08:24 PM
Replies: 669
Sticky: Happy Birthday!
Views: 72,786
Posted By bird 60
Thumbs up I hope you have a Happy 63rd Birthday John, &...

I hope you have a Happy 63rd Birthday John, & thank you for your mechanical & electrical knowledge that you have helped so many members with over the years.:p;):):cool:

Chris......From OZ.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 10-05-2017, 09:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 215
Posted By bird 60
Thumbs up I just recently changed my Brake Light switch,...

I just recently changed my Brake Light switch, but made no difference. I later discovered that the live wire just before the fuse had broken off. After reconnecting the wire, the Brake Lights are...
Forum: Anything Goes! 10-05-2017, 03:17 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 459
Posted By bird 60
My sincere condolences to the...

My sincere condolences to the Family.

Chris......From OZ.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 10-01-2017, 04:05 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 21,921
Posted By bird 60
Thumbs up Way to go Randy, keep up the good...

Way to go Randy, keep up the good work.

Chris.....From OZ.
Forum: Anything Goes! 09-30-2017, 01:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 163
Posted By bird 60
Thumbs up Beautifully done:cool: Chris.....From OZ.

Beautifully done:cool:

Chris.....From OZ.
Forum: Our Rides 09-28-2017, 08:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 323
Posted By bird 60
Thumbs up Very nice, especially the engine bay. Very clean...

Very nice, especially the engine bay. Very clean & tidy.

Chris......From OZ.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 09-22-2017, 09:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 499
Posted By bird 60
What are we referring to as modern cars? Your...

What are we referring to as modern cars? Your Camaro is 22 years old john, & probably old stock linings.:)

Chris.....From OZ.
Forum: Anything Goes! 09-20-2017, 08:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 204
Posted By bird 60
Thumbs up I knew of Lou when I was with the VTCI. I had my...

I knew of Lou when I was with the VTCI. I had my '61 Bullet Bird at the time. I also wish him well.

Chris.....From OZ.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 09-19-2017, 10:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 499
Posted By bird 60
Question Brake Shoes

Hi John, I was always under the impression that the "front'' shoes would wear out first, as they take more of the brunt.

Chris......From OZ.
Forum: Anything Goes! 09-18-2017, 04:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 282
Posted By bird 60
Thumbs up "WOW" what a gathering of T. BIRDS....

"WOW" what a gathering of T. BIRDS. Congratulations on your Bird winning a trophy.

Chris.....From OZ.
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