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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-12-2020, 11:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 756
Posted By 160B
Re: Float valve leaking

I have found that the float can contribute to the problem. You need to inspect carburetor float hinge bracket, frequently the float valve will wear a dimple in the hinge bracket and the dimple and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-09-2020, 12:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 382
Posted By 160B
Re: Diameter of the 5 wheel screws

5 on 5 ” bolt pattern.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-03-2020, 11:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,191
Posted By 160B
Re: Model A Rear Main Cap Removal

In 1998 when I got my 1931 160B I dropped the pan and tightened up the mains and the rods with the engine in the car. For the rear main I used a PROTO 3/4 inch 12 point swivel socket 3/8 inch drive,...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-17-2020, 12:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 776
Posted By 160B
Re: How to Post a Picture?

It works for me
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-14-2020, 11:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 776
Posted By 160B
Re: How to Post a Picture?

Here is a link to the tutorial mentioned above

https://www.fordbarn.com/are-ya-lost/posting-images/
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-14-2020, 06:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 776
Posted By 160B
Re: How to Post a Picture?

try this

Use "post reply"
In the menu pick the paper clip
Upload File from your Computer
Select chose file
Go to your file with the photo and select your photo
Select upload
After file is...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-03-2020, 10:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 513
Posted By 160B
Re: S/W Windshield Frame Installation

When I did my windshield on my 160 B I used big stretch sealant in black. It is water clean up and I have never had a leak.


https://www.sashco.com/products/big-stretch/
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-02-2020, 12:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 513
Posted By 160B
Re: S/W Windshield Frame Installation

Do you have the correct gasket?
The gasket for the 1931 S/W is a different gasket. See the below link to the correct gasket sold by Bratton's, and the installation instructions.
...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-24-2020, 09:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,530
Posted By 160B
Re: Oil Breather tube 20 inch flex tube

If you keep your eye out you may find a FUMAZE at a swap meet. There are originals and reproductions.

The originals have are marked FUMAZE PAT. PEND P.O.B. MFG.CO CINN. O. and the tube is seamed....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-15-2020, 06:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 678
Posted By 160B
Re: Help! Brakes!

Make sure that you install the roller pins correctly with the cotter pins inboard.

The photo with the yellow backing plate has the roller pins installed incorrectly, and could rub against the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-15-2020, 01:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 678
Posted By 160B
Re: Help! Brakes!

Did you have the drums trued and have the relined shoes arced to fit each drum?

here is a recent post
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-03-2020, 11:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 598
Posted By 160B
Re: Points car

To enter a vehicle in fine point judging the vehicle must meet the 14 requirements for preliminary judging. see the attached pages RG&JS 9 and 10 revised 2011

If the vehicle meets the 14...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-01-2020, 06:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 585
Posted By 160B
Re: Toe in procedure.

They are available on Amazon

https://www.amazon.com/s?k=Duby+Wheel+Aligning
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-29-2020, 09:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 597
Posted By 160B
Re: Tow in Alignment

They are available on Amazon

https://www.amazon.com/s?k=Duby+Wheel+Aligning
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-29-2020, 03:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 585
Posted By 160B
Re: Toe in procedure.

here is a online video

I believe that the correct toe in is 1/16" plus or minus 1/32"
...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-19-2020, 11:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 756
Posted By 160B
Re: Model a instruction book

Check out the MAFCA website on original and reprint manuals

https://www.mafca.com/tqa_instructionbooks.html
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-16-2020, 10:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 722
Posted By 160B
Re: Carburetor display/ Diagram

Below is a great web site with lots of information to help you with your seminar.

here are some of the sections

Assembling Carburetors
Back fires at high speeds
Basic Info
Cap Jet...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-14-2020, 04:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 366
Posted By 160B
Re: Remove rear axle seal

I use an old tire iron for working on split rims, see attached photos.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-12-2020, 04:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 992
Posted By 160B
Re: 160-A Standard Fordor?

When Ford built the 31 Slant Window, he had Murray and Briggs build the bodies the same so parts were interchangeable. So all slant windows, Murray and Briggs, have the curved top on the side window...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-11-2020, 10:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 592
Posted By 160B
Re: Push pedal bell ??

there is two on ebay

https://www.ebay.com/itm/Antique-Tu-tone-Chimes-Foot-Bell-Bermuda-Gong-Sutone-Corp-Accessory-Rat-Rod-Hot/124329197348?hash=item1cf298ff24:g:fmsAAOSwx~dfVuVi

...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-10-2020, 10:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 480
Posted By 160B
Re: Condensers

https://www.bing.com/images/search?view=detailV2&ccid=KsylDsrP&id=B001D64F6BB93AE46F6C05CB755DF378A3096345&thid=OIP.KsylDsrPQ5ufMK2D9AqvlgHaD4&mediaurl=http%3a%2f%2fwww.tractorshed.com%2fgallery%2fpie...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-07-2020, 07:43 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,143
Posted By 160B
Re: First Time Tire Change

[QUOTE=shew01;1928797]How big is the hole that you cut into the plywood? /QUOTE]

See attached photo
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-07-2020, 02:46 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,143
Posted By 160B
Re: First Time Tire Change

The best way to change a tire is to build a platform using 2X4 and plywood. Cut out the center so you can lay the wheel hubcap side down and remove the tire from the back side. Cover the platform...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-07-2020, 10:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,199
Posted By 160B
Re: Mounting new tires on freshly painted wheels

The best way to change a tire is to build a platform using 2X4 and plywood. Cut out the center so you can lay the wheel hubcap side down and remove the tire from the back side. Cover the platform...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-11-2020, 05:47 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,669
Posted By 160B
Re: Speedometer error

Read the section on calibration in the below article on rebuilding speedometers by Gordon Fisher.

"The odometer and trip are gear driven and no adjustment can be made. Drive a measured mile, or...
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