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by goddard
Wed 23 Sep 2020, 22:46
Forum: Parts wanted
Topic: I am looking for a diff for a V8 El Camino
Replies: 0
Views: 431

I am looking for a diff for a V8 El Camino

I am looking for a diff for a V8 El Camino, anybody have a good original diff to sell? I need it complete with shafts etc.
by goddard
Thu 12 Mar 2020, 17:19
Forum: Cars for sale
Topic: 1973 Ford Ranchero V8 (Swap)
Replies: 2
Views: 1606

Re: 1973 Ford Ranchero V8 (Swap)

Will most likely part with it at R95k
by goddard
Thu 27 Feb 2020, 18:31
Forum: Cars for sale
Topic: 1973 Ford Ranchero V8 (Swap)
Replies: 2
Views: 1606

1973 Ford Ranchero V8 (Swap)

Hi all. I am looking to swap my 1973 Ford Ranchero (351 V8) for either a Ford Fairlane or a Capri V6. My Ranchero has power steering. 4 barrel Holley (650) Edelbrock intake. It was resprayed, had minimal rust that was repaired. She certainly does turn heads and gets lots of attention. Drives well. W...
by goddard
Sun 28 Apr 2019, 13:38
Forum: Post your ride
Topic: Capri 3.0 v6 diff upgrade
Replies: 7
Views: 6124

Re: Capri 3.0 v6 diff upgrade

4.0 ratio is not suitable for a v8
by goddard
Tue 11 Dec 2018, 19:39
Forum: Parts wanted
Topic: 73 Ford Ranchero windscreen WANTED
Replies: 0
Views: 934

73 Ford Ranchero windscreen WANTED

Hi, I am looking for a Ford Ranchero windscreen, 1973 model. XB shape I believe. Anybody in the Cape town and surrounding areas have one to sell? I can get from JHB, but not at all keen to courier. Please get in touch if you have. 0735187415
by goddard
Thu 02 Aug 2018, 09:09
Forum: Technical
Topic: Essex V6 advice ...
Replies: 1
Views: 1989

Re: Essex V6 advice ...

I have heard of "sticky" valves, but never experienced it (I think) First, are you running a std cam? Or modified cam? If modified, the cam could be too aggressive and is coming into contact with the pistons? With wild cams we most likely have to "pocket" the pistons to clear the valves. One assumes...
by goddard
Thu 02 Aug 2018, 08:56
Forum: Technical
Topic: How does one remove...
Replies: 15
Views: 5503

Re: How does one remove...

I am very sorry as the admin did ask and I got no idea who "goddard"is. :D Rassie. :oops: :oops: :oops: :oops: :oops: :oops: :oops: Sorry my mistake. !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! F en age and glasses!!!!!!!!!! Will post your request soon!! Rassie. :lol: :lol: Thanks Rassie. Please let me know h...
by goddard
Mon 30 Jul 2018, 16:15
Forum: Technical
Topic: How does one remove...
Replies: 15
Views: 5503

Re: How does one remove...

You don't remember me Rassie? I bought the Ranchero dash pad and footwell side panels from you very recently, my courier collected and delivered here in CT. I even called you for advice in removing the ignition.
by goddard
Mon 30 Jul 2018, 16:13
Forum: Technical
Topic: How does one remove...
Replies: 15
Views: 5503

Re: How does one remove...

RASSIE wrote:
Sun 29 Jul 2018, 05:47
Ters have ask " quick introduction please". Then we will assist! :D
Rassie.
Want me to re-introduce myself? Really? And if I don't "re-introduce" myself, you all will not help me? Hopefully you can see how juvenile that is?
by goddard
Fri 27 Jul 2018, 09:38
Forum: Technical
Topic: How does one remove...
Replies: 15
Views: 5503

Re: How does one remove...

I cannot get the steering ignition cover off... it has no screws, I am quite mechanically minded, but this has stumped me.