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Posted By: hvstove My 1949 3100 - Wed Jul 01 2020 06:48 PM
Here is my 1949 3100 that I just brought home from CT last month. It was fully restored to factory specs in 1991-1992. Still has the original 216. I previously owned a 1955 Ford F-100 that I restored but modified, so I plan on keeping this all original. I want to work on it along the way with my grand kids and then let it to them once they are older and can appreciate it. So far, we cleaned it up, new brake wheel cylinders, brake shoes, brake drums, front wheel bearings, thermostat & hoses, heater core, vacuum advance, dist cap/rotor, plugs/wires, adjusted valves, and replaced points with Pertronix.
Last photo is from 1991 prior to restoration. Originally came from Iowa, sold to Texas, sold to Connecticut, sold to PA (me). I have a copy of all the titles.

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Posted By: Achipmunk Re: My 1949 3100 - Thu Jul 02 2020 02:52 AM
hvstove, how sweet it is. Thats one nice looking pickup. Welcome to Stovebolt where folks can help you with any problems you may encounter. Just post in the garage forums and we'll do the rest.
Posted By: hvstove Re: My 1949 3100 - Thu Jul 02 2020 09:42 AM
Thanks Achipmunk, I've been reading posts on here for quite some time. Very helpful & informative.
Posted By: glenns towing Re: My 1949 3100 - Thu Jul 02 2020 04:48 PM
Thats a great looking truck. Awesome actually. What part of Pa are you from?
Posted By: MNSmith Re: My 1949 3100 - Thu Jul 02 2020 05:46 PM
Beautiful!!
Posted By: hvstove Re: My 1949 3100 - Fri Jul 03 2020 10:48 AM
Glenns towing, I'm from central PA, just outside of Williamsport area
Posted By: J Lucas Re: My 1949 3100 - Mon Jul 06 2020 02:28 PM
Nice truck. thumbs_up Thanks for sharing the pics.

John
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