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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-07-2021, 07:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 595
Posted By KenBolton
Re: Who's in Oshkosh

Heading that way in about an hour! Driving over an early ‘30 Coupe and a late ‘30 PU.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-07-2021, 07:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 817
Posted By KenBolton
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-01-2021, 04:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 308
Posted By KenBolton
Re: Headlight socket restoration

Soldered. Get one of the cheap third hand stands with clips. Remove the contacts and insulator from the socket. Place a check contact in a clip. Heat the contact with a solder gun while pulling on...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-28-2021, 08:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 870
Posted By KenBolton
Re: How to attach emergancy brake spring / grind coverings?

Brent mentioned grinding a screw drive for a spring “puller”. Also put a notch in the end of another for a “pusher”.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-08-2021, 04:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,374
Posted By KenBolton
Re: Sometimes you have to let go

Beautiful to the max!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-03-2021, 10:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 560
Posted By KenBolton
New Parts Suppliers at Oskosh

Any planning to attend? Id like to place an order.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-23-2021, 12:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 998
Posted By KenBolton
Re: A&L Parts. still in business?

So, are the script coils available again? Schrader valve stems??
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-21-2021, 09:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,002
Posted By KenBolton
Re: headers that work with original steering box

Original manifolds will work as it is possible to bend a “U” in the exhaust pipe.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-20-2021, 08:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 406
Posted By KenBolton
Re: Wood Block Question 31 CCP

I thought the same thing when I did my ‘30. Double checked the block fit into the body subframe and adjusted with pads for fit and door closure. Turned out fine.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-13-2021, 08:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 375
Posted By KenBolton
Re: 30 CCPU Windlass Installation

I appreciate it! Stew, I lived and worked in Jefferson County for 26 years.,
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-12-2021, 01:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 375
Posted By KenBolton
30 CCPU Windlass Installation

My upholstery guy just called asking if the windlass at the B pillar is suppose to stop at the angled cab brace or extend beyond it. If the later how is it to be installed?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-10-2021, 09:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 483
Posted By KenBolton
Re: Front fender bracket to frame bolts...

I’ve always been told “nuts go you”!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-09-2021, 08:11 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,804
Posted By KenBolton
Re: Why do you own a Model A?

Because they’re cool!!!!!!!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-08-2021, 12:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 920
Posted By KenBolton
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-07-2021, 08:43 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,838
Posted By KenBolton
Re: Hood supports

I slipped a bit of rubber hose around each swing arm to eliminate the rattle.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-05-2021, 01:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,033
Posted By KenBolton
Re: timing

My timing started out quite retarded when my distributor returned from rebuild. I’m sure the rebuilder doesn’t have the bench timer. The engine simply had no get up and go. I gradually increased the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-02-2021, 08:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 531
Posted By KenBolton
Re: Dr window handle

There is a set screw as well.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-30-2021, 09:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 637
Posted By KenBolton
Re: 1931 CCP Seat Spring

I just received a pair from Synders. Quality product.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-30-2021, 09:28 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,438
Posted By KenBolton
Re: help with Model A market values

In our area you’l do well to get 50% of your restoration cost back and that is for parts cost only. Realize the average original car today is in much worse condition than the average 40 years ago so...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-28-2021, 10:41 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,412
Posted By KenBolton
Re: Marvel Mystery Oil in Crankcase

I always wondered what the “ mystery” was. Have a bottle but have yet to use it. Used to use STP. For a high detergent cleaner is anything better than kerosine, diesel fuel or automatic trans fluid...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-27-2021, 08:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 637
Posted By KenBolton
Re: 1931 CCP Seat Spring

I made some from #9 wire and welded them in. Could be a bit stiffer but will work.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-27-2021, 08:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 643
Posted By KenBolton
Re: trunk rack

I must have gotten the cheap extensions as the rack sagged with the trunk + contents. Made reenforcing brackets.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-21-2021, 08:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 851
Posted By KenBolton
Re: Model A decklid/ rumble seat lid bumper

They are a real challenge to get in. Then you may have to grind them down if the lid sits to high.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-15-2021, 09:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 714
Posted By KenBolton
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-13-2021, 08:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 895
Posted By KenBolton
Re: Oshkosh update 3/11/2021

So the bus tours are canceled. Anything else? And, why isn’t the update on the MARC site?
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