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  • No Wonder Front Bumper Center Clamps are Missing

    Just look at this NOS with shelf wear and still selling for $180.

    https://www.ebay.com/itm/1930-31-Mod...p2047675.l2557

  • #2
    That's just insane!
    You wana look waaay far up da road and plan yer route because the brakes are far more of a suggestion than a command!

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    • #3
      Tom, did you see the Stude manifold the guy has listed. https://www.ebay.com/itm/1939-1952-1...MAAOSw82Fac2OC

      Bob
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      • #4
        Offy made a similar one back in the day and they are still available. Guess who's got one for his M5 build

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        • #5
          Originally posted by Bob C View Post
          Tom, did you see the Stude manifold the guy has listed. https://www.ebay.com/itm/1939-1952-1...MAAOSw82Fac2OC

          Bob
          Years ago I would have wanted that, but now I like to keep my cars as stock as possible.
          When I was a senior in high school, one of my classmates built hot rods and only used inline 6's, and usually dual carbs and split exhaust.

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          • #6
            Notice the shade of the blue and the lower one the mask was shifted off to one side a bit. Dont matter what it sold for, the pictures are worth downloading and keeping.

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            • #7
              Brent, that may be true. I have heard tell that Ford did not waste anything. So parts that were not good enough for production got sold to dealers as repair parts. So that part with a lot of shelf wear might have been a part that did not fit right. The one that they gave the new mechanic to screw with him.

              It also may have been a later replacement part. I have been told that parts made after production were not always up to the print. In some cases the later spares may have been contracted out.

              It does not matter in this case as there is some significant work getting the shelf wear out and it will need to be repainted.

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