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Forum: Generation 1 Yesterday, 08:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 662
Posted By mtflat
I haven't seen that serial number before....

I haven't seen that serial number before. Occasionally I'll see repeats on ebay of a truck making the rounds, but not this one.

It is a very early 1949 - likely late January or early February...
Forum: Generation 1 06-14-2018, 10:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 121
Posted By mtflat
It helps to remove the bolts/nuts that hold the...

It helps to remove the bolts/nuts that hold the division bar in place. That gives you a little more flex in the system. Division bar is the post between the wing window and the side glass.
Roll the...
Forum: Generation 1 06-11-2018, 11:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 662
Posted By mtflat
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If you'll post your serial number I can tell you if it has ever surfaced on the truck forums/ebay.

Top of the frame rail near th e radiator or data tag on the cowl. Perhaps even the rating tag on...
Forum: General Conversation 02-03-2018, 05:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 927
Posted By mtflat
I'd feel better if Sen. Elizabeth Warren wasn't...

I'd feel better if Sen. Elizabeth Warren wasn't the one pushing the Federal Reserve to take action. ????
Forum: General Conversation 08-24-2017, 08:12 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 650
Posted By mtflat
Congratulations to you both - always great to see...

Congratulations to you both - always great to see relationships stand the test of time! Here's to many more!!
Forum: Generation 1 08-12-2017, 09:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,402
Posted By mtflat
Just at first glance, I'm guessing 8".... it's...

Just at first glance, I'm guessing 8".... it's Ford's lighter version of the 9" that was used in Mustangs and Mavericks during the same time period (60's)

Check the case for numbers around the...
Forum: Generation 7 07-07-2017, 08:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 789
Posted By mtflat
75 and 80 302 should both be a 28 oz imbalance. ...

75 and 80 302 should both be a 28 oz imbalance. Wasn't it 82 when Ford changed to 50 oz imbalance? Hard to guess what the 351 was from?
Forum: Personal Announcements & Introductions 06-03-2017, 09:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 627
Posted By mtflat
I hope you had a great day Roger!

I hope you had a great day Roger!
Forum: Personal Announcements & Introductions 05-23-2017, 11:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 450
Posted By mtflat
Howdy - I like the 61-66 styling. In fact I...

Howdy - I like the 61-66 styling. In fact I learned to drive in a '64 F100.

Enjoy your project - you're making memories that will last a lifetime!
Forum: Garage and Tool Zone 05-20-2017, 09:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,068
Posted By mtflat
Great job on that rack!

Great job on that rack!
Forum: Boat 05-20-2017, 09:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,355
Posted By mtflat
It only has 435 hours on the engine and much of...

It only has 435 hours on the engine and much of that is under load pulling wake-boarders.

The engine runs great, power is also great. Yes, someday it will be cheap to rebuild.

5.7 - that's a...
Forum: Boat 05-20-2017, 07:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,355
Posted By mtflat
haha - so it goes both ways, eh? My first...

haha - so it goes both ways, eh?

My first tip was the oil filter x-referenced for OMC or GM. :suspicious: Then home to find the dist on the wrong end and last saw the cylinder numbers on the...
Forum: Boat 05-19-2017, 03:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,355
Posted By mtflat
I just somehow feel violated.... :rofl:

I just somehow feel violated.... :rofl:
Forum: Boat 05-18-2017, 07:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,355
Posted By mtflat
Help me understand

I have a '92 Larson 20' boat that we've owned for nearly 10 years.

Clearly marked and advertised in the owners manual and on the engine cover as "Mercruiser Marine 5.7L"

Have had the oil...
Forum: FTF Mustang Club 05-01-2017, 11:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,398
Posted By mtflat
sorry for the picture quality - time for a new...

sorry for the picture quality - time for a new phone

http://www.fordtruckfanatics.com/gallery/data/878/medium/IMG_13031.JPG

omni...
Forum: Generation 1 05-01-2017, 07:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,103
Posted By mtflat
Thanks Bill... good to see you around! I put a...

Thanks Bill... good to see you around! I put a 9" under mine and I've forgotten a few things I used to know
Forum: FTF Mustang Club 05-01-2017, 06:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,398
Posted By mtflat
Vegas

We took the Shelby back home - to the Shelby American Heritage Center over the weekend. Awe-inspiring to see 24 lift stations busy making a variety of mods to Mustang platforms at the same time.
...
Forum: Generation 1 04-30-2017, 09:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,103
Posted By mtflat
Welcome! Sacramento Vintage Ford was my...

Welcome!

Sacramento Vintage Ford was my go-to 15 years ago when I built mine.
Local Napa if you have one where they still have paper reference books - they carry a lot of parts for your F1....
Forum: General Conversation 04-25-2017, 07:04 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 2,185
Posted By mtflat
Woodstock memory again

Woodstock memory again
Forum: Generation 1 04-25-2017, 06:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,932
Posted By mtflat
Depends how ambitious you are. I tore mine down...

Depends how ambitious you are. I tore mine down to the frame and replaced everything that was worn out as it was rebuilt.

The stock steering and suspension is actually pretty decent when new. ...
Forum: Generation 1 04-24-2017, 07:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,932
Posted By mtflat
Not a bad looking truck - my first one 18 years...

Not a bad looking truck - my first one 18 years ago was much worse.

Ask away if you have specific questions. Around here we all learn together.
Forum: General Conversation 04-23-2017, 05:32 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 2,185
Posted By mtflat
comes I will

comes I will
Forum: General Conversation 04-22-2017, 10:28 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 2,185
Posted By mtflat
but I spilled

but I spilled
Forum: General Conversation 04-18-2017, 07:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 538
Posted By mtflat
Rest easy now Dennis...

Rest easy now Dennis...
Forum: FTF Mustang Club 04-11-2017, 10:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,998
Posted By mtflat
Good to hear you're up and running!

Good to hear you're up and running!
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