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Forum: Model-A 09-08-2021, 11:39 AM
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Views: 371
Posted By Carb Guy
Zenith & Holley Carb Parts Wanted

In search of original throttle arms for Zenith and Holley Model A carburetors. The correct shafts are made of brass. Must not be worn out or rust pitted arms. Please contact me if you are in need of...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-05-2018, 11:12 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,915
Posted By Carb Guy
Re: 2018 Summer Swap In Chicago

MarK save me a place next to Jim Sinclair, Will be there with some carbs. Dick Hansen
Forum: Model-A 04-27-2018, 09:15 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 651
Posted By Carb Guy
Early Zenith carb bottom

Looking for early recessed Zenith, (No 1), double venturi carb bottom, domed dowl pin boss on engine side, no dowel pin boss on hood side. Bowl rim design small boss. Hanrich@att.net
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-26-2017, 11:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,338
Posted By Carb Guy
Re: ZENITH 2 sidebowl carb question

I just rebuilt a carb that had a brass or bronze filter on it, it was no good at all as someone drilled out the gas inlet and no way to hook up the gas line. Also the drain valve was not the right...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-14-2017, 12:00 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 526
Posted By Carb Guy
Raised Zenith @ carbs & third brass plug

Some pictures of Raised Zenith 2 carbs and others. I have 15 Raised Zenith 2 carbs None without the 2 as discused a few days ago. I will sell them if you need one
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-28-2017, 10:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,254
Posted By Carb Guy
Re: Carb Question

As Richard L. said if the solder flows deeper into the jet which it usally does, it is very necessary to flow test the jets to see how they flow.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-25-2017, 11:31 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,525
Posted By Carb Guy
Re: Broken Zenith 2 carb

Hello Rusty

It can be fixed by brazing it. like others said it has to be put in a jig that holds it in place. I have done several but they were not broken into the throat like yours. May be better...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-09-2017, 12:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,971
Posted By Carb Guy
Re: Zenith Carbs All Manufacturers

JaxFLG 8r Picture on the left looks to a Holley Zenith 2 side bowl correct top and bottom and correct for your late 31 truck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-08-2016, 06:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,647
Posted By Carb Guy
Re: Leaky Carb

More than likely the float valve, not a good one made today. Some work most do not.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-08-2016, 06:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,626
Posted By Carb Guy
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-10-2016, 12:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,301
Posted By Carb Guy
Re: Question about carb needle valve preference

Biggest problem I have is no good float valves, not a good one on the market today, some work most don't.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-10-2016, 12:45 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,251
Posted By Carb Guy
Re: Where are the GAV Wrench's

I made my own several years ago, just took a 3/8" deep socket and carefully filed it down to 13/32", works just fine and I use a lot to rebuild carburetors.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-21-2016, 03:54 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,924
Posted By Carb Guy
Re: Finally our 494 Point Roadster from the MARC National in Ohio

Congratulations Mark, A beautiful car!

Dick Hansen
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-14-2016, 03:08 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,072
Posted By Carb Guy
Re: It is with great sadness I must inform all of you of the passing of Doc

Sad news about Doc's passing. Talked to Doc many times at Iola and the Milwaukee swap meets, great person to know. Condolences to the famlly, rest in peace Doc.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-03-2016, 08:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,884
Posted By Carb Guy
Re: clutch release shaft arm broke

Same thing happened to me, out with the car and could not shift, made it home in second gear. Did not know this is a frequent problem. Asked on this forumn and did not hear about this happening....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-09-2016, 10:51 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 8,851
Posted By Carb Guy
Re: Brent Terry's father has passed away😢

Sorry to hear of your loss. God bless all of you and may he rest in peace.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-15-2016, 04:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,301
Posted By Carb Guy
Re: Sport Coupe Landau iron question

Tin Basher. Just as you said, that is how they were done.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-15-2016, 07:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,704
Posted By Carb Guy
Re: rear drum bearing

Looks like an original to me. Just looked at mine ,were purchased years ago, still look OK.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-15-2016, 07:55 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,333
Posted By Carb Guy
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-05-2016, 01:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,033
Posted By Carb Guy
Re: Clutch release shaft arm

2 replies

Yes the vendors sell a replacement arm. I had an old housing out in the shed that I was able to get the arm off of and used that. I will have to keep an eye on it.

I have not been...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-05-2016, 07:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,033
Posted By Carb Guy
Re: Clutch release shaft arm

Hello Ray

I also went back and looked at the original discussion and could not find any thing about a broken arm. It is good that is all up graded now. Thanks to everbody
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-04-2016, 05:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,033
Posted By Carb Guy
Re: Clutch release shaft arm

It may have been mentioned to check the arm and if it was unfortunately I missed it. I was not aware that it is a fairly common problem. Oh well all water under the bridge now. Thanks for all your...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-04-2016, 02:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,033
Posted By Carb Guy
Clutch release shaft arm

Broken arm. A while back i said on the Form that I had clutch problems and depressed the clutch and could not shift. pulled the rear end and removed the transmission and bell housing. Did not find...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-30-2016, 08:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,166
Posted By Carb Guy
Re: Picture of Zenith 1 Carb with a G

pictures of "G" on carb stuff and a Holly carb with a raised "Z" on the top
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-28-2016, 11:22 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,166
Posted By Carb Guy
Re: Picture of Zenith 1 Carb with a G

As Ron said, the raised Zenith-2 is a Holley carb, it was only used Jan. , Feb., Mar., Apr. , of 1929
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