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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-20-2021, 11:31 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,487
Posted By dansluck
Re: Contemporary Photos of Model A Fords

This was GREAT, thank you very much!!

Answer to question about the beat up cars. In the west some states had no roads. In Nevada mining was done in remote places over 100 miles from the nearest...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-20-2021, 10:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 697
Posted By dansluck
Re: Engine Noise - Help-Opinions?

Terryh, The the metal timing gears tick or click real loud. Can be really confusing if you have a loose center main at the same time. mgambuzza do you belong to a club where you can get some local...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-20-2021, 02:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 697
Posted By dansluck
Re: Engine Noise - Help-Opinions?

Could be timing gear or valve. Try shorting out plugs one at a time. 3 should sound similar and one odd if it is a valve. If you think it is a valve try Marvel Mystery Oil,drain out a quart of oil...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-18-2021, 01:05 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,102
Posted By dansluck
Re: go buy a new/rebuilt one

Stretch Cab, Please don,t show that sign to my wife. I have enough projects.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-17-2021, 11:50 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,824
Posted By dansluck
Re: newly rebuilt and a knock

If the sound is at the back of the engine check the three starter bolts.They could be too long.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-17-2021, 11:42 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,824
Posted By dansluck
Re: newly rebuilt and a knock

I would re-time the engine if you had the distributor out. Do you have a high compression head with the engine to far advanced? Do not over tighten the distributor nut and screw on the side of the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-21-2021, 09:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 936
Posted By dansluck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-21-2021, 08:47 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,440
Posted By dansluck
Re: Paul Shinn

Paul and Model T
Take it slow and enjoy.
God Bless both of you.
Dan
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-12-2021, 04:07 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 7,486
Posted By dansluck
Re: Itís getting harder to drive my A

I was born in the 1940's. All of us could use zerk fitting on are joints and a little grease.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-12-2021, 04:00 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,235
Posted By dansluck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-12-2021, 03:59 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,235
Posted By dansluck
Re: Consensus of opinion

Alternators are more dependable. volt positive ground works great..

Good Luck on your choice.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-12-2021, 03:49 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,490
Posted By dansluck
Re: Do you take your Model A to the local self serve car wash?

Would wash your Grandmothers antique China in the dish washer?

I would. When my 4 brothers visited Gran Ma, we were served pancakes on tin plates and syrup from a Jack Daniels bottle. She wanted...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-09-2021, 11:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 962
Posted By dansluck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-01-2021, 10:26 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,317
Posted By dansluck
Re: Never been this old before!

Happy Birthday!!! Don't forget to have Ice Cream with your cake.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-27-2021, 09:06 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,778
Posted By dansluck
Re: Crimp style connector/wiring question

I was driving back from Reno about 5 years ago when smoke started coming out of the dash panel. Pulled over and removed dash.The solder eye connector to the ammeter had become to hot and came loose....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-08-2021, 11:10 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,634
Posted By dansluck
Re: Another Reason to Love the A

Seeing your car makes me miss my tudor. Have fun with your Beeyouteafull car!!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-08-2021, 10:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,282
Posted By dansluck
Re: Knock/Bearing Bits

If it is a rod, you are a lucky man, and you can order babbitt rods from Bert,s or Synders.
Good Luck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-07-2021, 08:41 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,282
Posted By dansluck
Re: Knock/Bearing Bits

That is definitly babbitt. Probably rear or center main. I wish I could zoom in on the pieces.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-06-2021, 04:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,042
Posted By dansluck
Re: I guess I am a Model A person

Thank God Model A s are a hobby. That means you can spend what you want to on them.
I am currently re-babbitting my engine. Dad taught me how to do it and just working on it brings back a lot of...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-27-2021, 10:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,177
Posted By dansluck
Re: 108 in Portland

Ray
Make sure you drink plenty of water, it really helps us old guys. Then chase it with a G&T.

Dan
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-27-2021, 10:02 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,048
Posted By dansluck
Re: Model A Nightmare Fire

God Bless and Good Luck!

Dan
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-19-2021, 07:26 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,470
Posted By dansluck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-19-2021, 06:48 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 14,296
Posted By dansluck
Re: Tom Wesenberg

We should keep Tom in our prayers for both his physical and mental health. He has helped all of us. Hopefully those close to him will keep us informed on how we can help him.
Dan
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-26-2021, 11:10 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 644
Posted By dansluck
Parts purchased at Barn Swap Meet

I purchased some parts from Chuck Kuntz. Quality was as described and Shipping was very prompt. I am very satisfied!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-21-2021, 12:20 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,069
Posted By dansluck
Re: Greetings all - I'm a new owner

Nice truck. Wish it were mine!!!
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