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Forum: All Ford Techboard   08-26-2018, 01:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 202
Posted By Sanddoc
Re: Need Help with Hub Rotor


I"m kinda lost on your posting... you have a spindle for a 78]79 Ford. Car or truck?
and you want to put a rotor with 5 lug and 4.5 spacing is this correct?
Forum: All Ford Techboard   08-18-2018, 05:18 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 311
Posted By Sanddoc
427 dohc

Has anyone seen one of these or even heard that they have been built?
I first saw the reference for this engine to go into the 2019 Raptor
then today I saw reference for it to go into the next...
Forum: Galaxie Pages   07-04-2018, 09:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 909
Posted By Sanddoc
Re: Couple of 63.5 questions from a newbie

pedal hight...
You did not say if the brake system is original.
FYI, and I"m sure you know, the booster has a good size spring
inside, to help return pedal to normal hight. Also
the piston...
Forum: Galaxie Pages   06-30-2018, 09:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 370
Posted By Sanddoc
Re: Door panel board material availability?

Hi D-train

Any box store will have "hardboard" eitehr take a piece of your with you or messure the thickness
I made all 4 door (cards) out of it..
and cut out the slots for the clips.. I...
Forum: FMWire   06-22-2018, 01:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,247
Posted By Sanddoc
Re: 1968 Ford Galaxie 500 XL

I had a the same problem on a 77 Ranchero..
I checked ever wire, looking for something drawing current
I finally took it to a local Auto electric shop and he showed
me that it was the...
Forum: All Ford Techboard   06-12-2018, 05:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 363
Posted By Sanddoc
Re: Cleveland v. Windsor

You would have to say that just the 40 years of develoment
have made the cast iron heads out of date...
The mods to the Cleveland heads on a 302 were only for
water passages, nothing to do...
Forum: Galaxie Pages   06-11-2018, 07:10 AM
Replies: 4
  393 fe
Views: 436
Posted By Sanddoc
393 fe

Hi guys..
Well a few months backk I passed on a 352 for $250 and it was right around the corner from me... but
I do that a lot.
But I have a question to some of you who might build engines,...
Forum: Galaxie Pages   06-11-2018, 06:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 261
Posted By Sanddoc
Re: '66 7 Litre - seatbelt color?

except for the carpet is ever other interior surface the same as the seats?
if yes then use that color for the seat belts...
That is my opinion, I don't think that was an important item to...
Forum: Galaxie Pages   06-11-2018, 06:48 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 982
Posted By Sanddoc
Re: 62 Galaxie 500 352

If you have the "MONEY" I'd get one of the new injector units and step up to a 4bbl...
more power and better fuel economy.. I really don't understand why they still make and rebuild Carbs...
Forum: Galaxie Pages   06-11-2018, 06:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 313
Posted By Sanddoc
Re: 1960 Sunliner: Which 352 Do I Have?

(Y) 5 digit is a 352\360 hp
Nice find....
oh here is where I found the info
Trying to ID 1960 Ford Starliner Hi Performance - General Discussion - Antique Automobile Club of America -...
Forum: Galaxie Pages   06-11-2018, 06:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 212
Posted By Sanddoc
Re: New headliner ?

Thats $100 difference. So there has to be something major
material, one comes with bows, etc:
you need to find more info. also who made it...
Forum: 2011 Ford Mustang   05-25-2018, 07:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 299
Posted By Sanddoc
trouble with OHC 2v or 4v

I don't keep up on the Ford OHC engines much, but a friend of mine who porclams himself to be a mechanic
keeps telling me of problems with the cam rockers. Can anyone tell me if there is...
Forum: All Ford Techboard   05-20-2018, 07:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 338
Posted By Sanddoc
Re: 1976 mustang II combination valve

I went to my local wreaking yard and pulled one from both a 2000+ mustang and one from
a crown vic... I took pics before a pulled them. These are not with an anti lock system
another way to check...
Forum: The Garage   05-20-2018, 07:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 294
Posted By Sanddoc
Re: Front Windshield Install 63 Gal.

I hate to ask this question, but which style of Gal... 2dr, 4dr, convertible?
in some cases the window size might be different..
next you can not install a new window in that old seal... it's 50...
Forum: Drag Racing   05-20-2018, 07:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,275
Posted By Sanddoc
Re: Little heavy

My question is WHY!!!!
the car wieghs in about 5K Lbs + -
street brakes are not for racing, any kind
also you'd be hard pressed to get bigger wheels\tires under the car
In 66 you either had a...
Forum: New Member Introductions   05-20-2018, 06:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 199
Posted By Sanddoc
Re: Greetings, fellow ford lovers

If it was me, I'd spend the money an install a Ford AOD, whatever one you choose you'd
need an adapter plate, which runs around $500 - 700

One of the Ford electronic units need the computer...
Forum: Galaxie Pages   05-20-2018, 06:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 686
Posted By Sanddoc
Re: Brake upgrade for 62 galaxie 500

Here is what I did on my 62 Country Sedan
I took the spindles off a mid 70's Ford mine was from a 77 Ranchero
it's a stright bolt on, except for a small tapper in the tie rod end...
Forum: All Ford Techboard   10-22-2017, 02:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 566
Posted By Sanddoc
Re: 68 torino, manual to power brakes with 4 wheel disc conversion??

Hi Bootlegger

I would use Poly Armor brake line.. It is easy to bend, don't even need a tool..
the fitting I would reuse, but if you prefer get new ones. they don't get the stress being...
Forum: Drag Racing   10-22-2017, 01:52 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 334
Posted By Sanddoc

Hey all
I just remember that there is suppose to be a Ford\Mopar drag race circuit, (no chebbies)
anyone heard of this, and know of a web site?
I think I read about it on the 360 Mustang web ...
Forum: The Garage   10-09-2017, 06:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 320
Posted By Sanddoc
LS1 distributor

was just doing some reading on the net and ran across this

I'm not a chevy guy, and had...
Forum: All Ford Techboard   09-26-2017, 03:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 421
Posted By Sanddoc
Re: 427 value, [revisited]

One of my "pet peeves" is this saying " Ford put that motor in lots of cars"

Well yes stupid... those idot's on the Mecum auctions...
with the right coding you could get a 390\370HP in a...
Forum: Galaxie Pages   09-26-2017, 03:46 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,066
Posted By Sanddoc
Re: EFI or Carb for my 352

a few choices now on those throttle body EFI

Fritech, holley, atomic...

I could not find any resent article on comparing them, but what I do like
is the Holley is totally self contained for...
Forum: Galaxie Pages   09-26-2017, 03:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 407
Posted By Sanddoc
Re: Headlight and Taillight Replacement 1968 Galaxie XL

How to brighten your headlights

There is an article by Daniel Stern...

Daniel Stern Lighting Consultancy and Supply (

Forum: Galaxie Pages   09-26-2017, 03:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 241
Posted By Sanddoc
Re: 62 galaxie 500 emergency brake

don't think you will find those parts new.

Try He (Steve) is out in kingman Az and has a bunch of
62 Fords...
Or you could fabricate something, as I did. with my new...
Forum: All Ford Techboard   09-26-2017, 03:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,117
Posted By Sanddoc
Re: Bought fe427 not sure if real

OK, from my understanding and I am not expert, from an external view there is no difference in blocks from a 331- 428,
except the following, 4 bolt mains, side oiler.. Almost all of the FE...
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