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by goldwinghg
Tue Apr 07, 2020 8:16 pm
Forum: 1955-1957 Thunderbirds
Topic: 1956 Air Cleaner
Replies: 6
Views: 171

Re: 1956 Air Cleaner

You just want to make sure it will work with your csrb.

They set to high on no factory carb. Will hit your hood.
by goldwinghg
Tue Apr 07, 2020 6:50 pm
Forum: 1955-1957 Thunderbirds
Topic: 1956 Air Cleaner
Replies: 6
Views: 171

Re: 1956 Air Cleaner

Check out eBay. I see them,from time to time.
by goldwinghg
Fri Apr 03, 2020 6:17 pm
Forum: 1955-1957 Thunderbirds
Topic: Under Hood Installation
Replies: 6
Views: 238

Re: Under Hood Installation

I don't think I would do that. They didn't come insulated. I would think,it would cause more harm,than good. You will be trapping more heat,in the engine compartment. They already have a hard time,keeping the engine cool. I would think,it will be easier for the engine,to overheat. Also more heat ins...
by goldwinghg
Sat Feb 08, 2020 9:23 am
Forum: 1955-1957 Thunderbirds
Topic: Coil over rear shocks
Replies: 3
Views: 158

Coil over rear shocks

Has anybody,installed coil over rear shocks,on there 56 tbird. If so,how was the ride? Does it cause the rear to sit high.
by goldwinghg
Sun Feb 02, 2020 10:20 am
Forum: 1955-1957 Thunderbirds
Topic: Hardtop Cover
Replies: 5
Views: 242

Re: Hardtop Cover

I have a stand. The cover,that comes,with them,are pretty cheap. Not much more than,soft thick paper.
by goldwinghg
Sat Feb 01, 2020 8:17 am
Forum: 1955-1957 Thunderbirds
Topic: Hardtop Cover
Replies: 5
Views: 242

Re: Hardtop Cover

Can you post contact info,on your cover?
by goldwinghg
Sun Jan 26, 2020 9:13 am
Forum: 1961-1963 Thunderbirds
Topic: 1963 T bird oil pan
Replies: 2
Views: 188

1963 T bird oil pan

My brother has a 63 tbird,with 390. The oil pan,is pretty beat up. He is wanting to replace it. Is there anything special,about the oil pan,on a 63 t bird? Where would be a good place for him to find one.


Thanks, for any suggestion,or help!
by goldwinghg
Fri Dec 27, 2019 6:19 pm
Forum: 1955-1957 Thunderbirds
Topic: 55 tbird trunk weather strip
Replies: 4
Views: 244

Re: 55 tbird trunk weather strip

On my 56. It is on the trunk lid.
by goldwinghg
Fri Dec 27, 2019 4:40 pm
Forum: 1955-1957 Thunderbirds
Topic: Valve Train Oil Tube Issue
Replies: 4
Views: 220

Re: Valve Train Oil Tube Issue

I would think. Somebody,wanted to force more flow to the other end. Restricting the flow to that end. Why, I'm not sure. Does look like it was done on purpose.
by goldwinghg
Sun Dec 01, 2019 6:42 pm
Forum: 1955-1957 Thunderbirds
Topic: 1955 Carpet Mats
Replies: 5
Views: 407

Re: 1955 Carpet Mats

You might google it. I have seen them on eBay.
by goldwinghg
Tue Nov 26, 2019 10:03 am
Forum: 1955-1957 Thunderbirds
Topic: Amos Minter Thunderbirds
Replies: 22
Views: 1170

Re: Amos Minter Thunderbirds

There is Ray Dellumo, in Lafayette, Louisiana. He does a great job,Tbirds ,as well as other classics. He might have something,to sell. I'm sure he has connects to Tbird S,that are for sale. He is on Facebook.
by goldwinghg
Sun Nov 24, 2019 10:36 am
Forum: 1955-1957 Thunderbirds
Topic: Manual Recommendations Please?
Replies: 10
Views: 533

Re: Manual Recommendations Please?

Watch Ebay. I found one in there.
by goldwinghg
Fri Nov 08, 2019 5:49 pm
Forum: 1955-1957 Thunderbirds
Topic: Spare wheel
Replies: 7
Views: 499

Re: Spare wheel

I found aluminum space saver tire,on eBay. Less weight. The person I bought it from,said it came from a Lincoln. You might look for something like that.
by goldwinghg
Wed Nov 06, 2019 5:07 pm
Forum: 1955-1957 Thunderbirds
Topic: Longer Wheel Studs
Replies: 4
Views: 298

Re: Longer Wheel Studs

Check with tire dealers. They usually have studs,for when they have a bad one,when changing tires.
by goldwinghg
Wed Nov 06, 2019 11:31 am
Forum: 1955-1957 Thunderbirds
Topic: 56 red interior paint ?
Replies: 3
Views: 273

Re: 56 red interior paint ?

Thanks, for the help. I got on line,and was able to order a small bottle,of Touchup paint.