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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-10-2019, 10:48 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,983
Posted By Bill Wright
Re: UPS loses Package !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Not just regular carriers!
I ordered a couple dozen cut resistant gloves from the east. Tracked them all the way to delivery. UPS said delivered to my door. Put in a claim,waited a couple days and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-04-2017, 06:36 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 10,804
Posted By Bill Wright
Re: Horsepower

I put a K&N air filter on mine. They promised 5-10 more horsepower. I sent them an email but as of now hey haven't sent me the additional hp!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-28-2017, 05:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,027
Posted By Bill Wright
Re: How I bought my 2nd Model A, (a long post)

Great story. I feel for your runaway roadster. I lost a rear wheel off mine when I was on one of the first shakedowns !
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-16-2017, 05:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 972
Posted By Bill Wright
Re: V-8 conversion

Find a flathead v8 60 hp.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-23-2016, 08:02 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,989
Posted By Bill Wright
Re: Frame straightening

Everything in Calfabulous the State of Shock is illegal.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-21-2016, 09:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,408
Posted By Bill Wright
Re: Vintage horn

Ok. How's this?
I have one exactly like the one pictured,in better condition, painted OD Green.
The guy that gave it to me claimed they were used on Higgins boats in WW II?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-21-2016, 08:51 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,079
Posted By Bill Wright
Re: Model A Parts Mailed?

Postal worker in Berkeley ca being interviewed for tossing hundreds of voter pamphlets in the recycling bin! I know...with this presidential choice it doesn't really matter,but still...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-10-2016, 11:30 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,776
Posted By Bill Wright
Re: Removing dents from headlight bucket

Amenx2 and a hallelujah Brother!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-12-2016, 02:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,457
Posted By Bill Wright
Re: Battery posts

You know that "Clampness" is a secret term not to be used with wild abandon!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-08-2016, 07:16 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,606
Posted By Bill Wright
Re: oil filler tube and cap

You can buy an accessory road draft tube that attaches to the top of the filler pipe.
It ducts the fumes away from the engine compartment and HELPS eliminate the mess. It has a spring loaded cap to...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-27-2016, 07:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,674
Posted By Bill Wright
Re: New to Board need info on 30 model A pickup conversion

Good for you! I can't offer any advise but I intend to follow this thread. Has all the ear marks of an interesting mystery!
Glad you joined up!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-05-2016, 02:03 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 8,565
Posted By Bill Wright
Re: Volvo vs. Mitchell Over-Drive - who has what?

Mitchell is the best investment I made for my '28 Roadster and '37 sedan.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-13-2016, 07:12 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,279
Posted By Bill Wright
Re: Just to share (lots o picts)

I like a success story!
The car too!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-01-2016, 12:47 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 13,663
Posted By Bill Wright
Re: Going to look tomorrow, need advice

That's a nice car!
I wish you BIG FUN!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-23-2016, 08:33 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,563
Posted By Bill Wright
Re: What to do on a cross country trip (Ghost towns, gold washing etc)?

A portillo's Hot Dog then a beef sandwich for dessert!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-22-2016, 02:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,101
Posted By Bill Wright
Forum: Early V8 04-10-2016, 09:06 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 554
Posted By Bill Wright
Robe Rail 1937

'37 Four Door sedan robe rail ends and bolt covers?

Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-10-2016, 09:08 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 7,182
Posted By Bill Wright
Re: Hidden water pump bolt/ 8BA

As to your radiator. I had Beko radiator in concord( across the bay) work on mine. Good guy and reasonable.
Johnny Beko
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-06-2016, 12:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,658
Posted By Bill Wright
Re: FYI, a little help here

Ah yes!
Lucas Electric. The Prince of Darkness!!!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-19-2016, 12:00 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 9,434
Posted By Bill Wright
Re: Worse Hobbies Than Antique Cars

I have a client that collects clothes washers and dryers....?...!!!
Forum: Early V8 01-08-2016, 10:32 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 644
Posted By Bill Wright
Firestone 6:00 16" WWW

One Firestone bias ply wide white wall.
Appears to never have been mounted.
$45.00 or offer


Thanks For Your Interest!

Happy New Year!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-18-2015, 08:21 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,595
Posted By Bill Wright
Re: How long has she been "Your Baby"?

Maternal Grandfather purchased 1928 standard roadster sometime in 1929. Drove it pretty continuously until 1950. In 1957 my sister got wind of the car sitting in a garage in Los Angeles. After...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-17-2015, 05:38 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,623
Posted By Bill Wright
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-13-2015, 10:50 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,079
Posted By Bill Wright
Re: Location of members?

I'm in Reno this week!?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-10-2015, 08:49 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,602
Posted By Bill Wright
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