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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-01-2021, 08:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 732
Posted By dlfrisch
Re: Carburater

Thanks Benson, I’ll study the carb. sheets you sent to me.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-01-2021, 07:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 732
Posted By dlfrisch
Re: Carburater

Benson, what is the lower brass extension? The idle jet, that I ordered was 9/32 “ to fit the place where the old one was (the one, that I role off). It is longer in length and it fits up into the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-30-2021, 05:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 732
Posted By dlfrisch
Re: Carburater

Jvee34, Did you rebuild the Zenith ? If so, did it replace the idle jet with one that is longer in length?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-30-2021, 05:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 732
Posted By dlfrisch
Re: Carburater

Jvee34! Did you rebuild the Zenith ? If so, did it replace the idle jet with one that is longer in length?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-30-2021, 10:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 732
Posted By dlfrisch
Carburater

Took my Tollison carb. off - couldít (adjust) it to make the engine run right. One of my A friends said, use a Zenith itís a better carb. So, I bought a used Zenith on eBay. Wow, good deal $89.00...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-05-2021, 09:12 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,540
Posted By dlfrisch
Re: Hood supports

My ‘28 has small bracket on the side of the radiator, so I can put the front part of the hood in and open both sides at the same time. To open full, just lay a rubber mat or towel on the closed side...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-30-2021, 06:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 341
Posted By dlfrisch
Lighting Harnes

With out thinking, installing my new wiring/lighting system, I followed a work sheet published by Bartonís saying the new two pice lighting containers and plastic conductor holding / switching disk...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-29-2021, 09:06 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,935
Posted By dlfrisch
Re: Marvel Mystery Oil in Crankcase

I needed a motor change (big block Ford) in my business lift truck. I found a motor ln a retired truck at a business farm house. I bought the truck for the engine. My men pulled it out from behind...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-28-2021, 08:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 807
Posted By dlfrisch
Light / Horn Switch

I have never encountered such an unsolvable problem with my A as this one. I can not install the switch on the steering gear box an have the lights/horn work. The spider is on 12-6 oíclock...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-27-2021, 02:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,061
Posted By dlfrisch
Re: 1931 Model A Coupe light switch body installation

Whoops I must be going blind - I read it wrong, I see it BAIL mow.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-27-2021, 02:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,061
Posted By dlfrisch
Re: 1931 Model A Coupe light switch body installation

SAPH48——-What ball are you talking about. ? I have never had such an aggravating problem rebuilding my Model A.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-27-2021, 10:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 318
Posted By dlfrisch
Lighting switch installation

What position does the rod spider have to be in ? I canít get the switch/horn to work properly. When assembled it clicks hard trying to turn the switch, if at all and some times the horn blowes.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-11-2021, 03:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 594
Posted By dlfrisch
Re: Top instillation - .response

Wow, disassembling my piece, across the windshield did not look like your picture. I canít figure out how to install new wood and prep for a new top.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-09-2021, 08:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 594
Posted By dlfrisch
Re: Top instillation

A response to the two questions: The wood and metal pieces over the windshield. I don’t know how and what after a long down time and complete body off rebuilding.

It is a 1928 Sport Coupe
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-07-2021, 07:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 295
Posted By dlfrisch
Top instillation

Can someone email me (dlfrisch@gmail.com) a picture or drawing of the top front over the windshield parts are installed the wood - the metal strip and where the fabric staples on ?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-07-2021, 06:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 594
Posted By dlfrisch
Top instillation

Can someone email me (dlfrisch@gmail.com) a picture or drawing of the top front over the windshield parts are installed the wood - the metal strip and where the fabric staples on ?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-12-2021, 06:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 314
Posted By dlfrisch
Re: Lighting Switch Enclosier

I did assemble the enclosure backed out a few thousands of an inch, taped it there and I was able to turn the switch handle and both head lights worked, but no power to the brake switch or the rear...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-12-2021, 05:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 314
Posted By dlfrisch
Lighting Switch Enclosier

I did get the three main lights to work. Rear two (brake - running) will not light.
I did assume I had the standard foreign housing and according to the repair memo, I ground about .025 ď off -...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-09-2021, 07:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 259
Posted By dlfrisch
Lighting switch assembly

I installed a new two section metal enclosure for my original lighting terminal disk. I canít get power to the running light wires. Using the foreign made two piece enclosure - I ground down the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-21-2021, 06:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,536
Posted By dlfrisch
Re: Sport Coupe Roof

I have a ‘28 Sport Coupe. All my wood is A OK. I would like to see what is involved or how difficult it is to install a new top. Should I buy one from a Model A parts wholesaler or see what a local...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-15-2021, 08:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 479
Posted By dlfrisch
Grease Fittings

I poked a needle into my stock Ford grease fittings ( to make sure they werenít plugged), but when greasing, I donít know if grease is entering, it just squirts out around the fitting.
I would like...
Forum: Model-A 12-07-2020, 04:37 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 515
Posted By dlfrisch
Need to buy

Looking to buy a canvas (non-metal) top for my 1928 Sport Coupe.
dlfisch@gmail.com
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-28-2020, 07:36 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,458
Posted By dlfrisch
Re: Answer to wanted postings

I had a few “A” items listed for sale in a few spots - Ford Barn, Craigslist, MAFCA, etc. I was contacted by a real interested person. There was a few options for me to receive his money.....didn’t...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-23-2020, 06:32 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,738
Posted By dlfrisch
Re: Most Difficult Restoration Tasks

I have the same situation, in reference to my Sport Coupe. I have a ton and half $ money into my project and I am searching for the best money saving possible way to tackle installing a new top. ...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-03-2020, 08:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 440
Posted By dlfrisch
Grease Fittings

I have a mixture of grease fittings. I have trouble using the standard Model A fittings even with the proper grease fitting end. I would like to remove the existing factory fittings and install new...
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