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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-27-2020, 11:32 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,326
Posted By DBrer
Re: What is a "reasonable" speed in a Model A for one to get "reasonable" engine life

I don't drive above 45. I guess I'm not in a hurry when I go for a cruise. the car likes that speed and is very smooth.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-27-2020, 11:52 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 815
Posted By DBrer
Re: A Lazy Sunday Drive in a Model A

Well done, great video.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-19-2020, 08:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 848
Posted By DBrer
Re: Question ????

I also carry one in our 29 Tudor.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-14-2020, 10:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 485
Posted By DBrer
Re: U joint felt seals.. how do you fit them?

I use the o ring upgrade also and have not had any leaks.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-10-2020, 11:59 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 921
Posted By DBrer
Re: Greetings all - I'm a new owner

I like the idea of a magnet in the glass bowl, thats a great idea. sounds like it works.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-22-2020, 10:22 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,040
Posted By DBrer
Re: distributor wire

Okay, Thanks for all the info, that really helps.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-21-2020, 09:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,040
Posted By DBrer
Re: distributor wire

I ran the checks and found that I do have 12v at the points. I have not had any problems with the points so do you think I still need to by a coil with a resistor built in? If I need to how do I know...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-21-2020, 10:59 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,040
Posted By DBrer
Re: distributor wire

I will attempt to make all of the checks you recommend and see what happens. thank you
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-20-2020, 09:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,040
Posted By DBrer
Re: distributor wire

I would assume the key switch is wired correctly because the engine runs great with the Mallory. So if I connect the new primary cable to the neg post on the coil and screw the fat end into the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-20-2020, 03:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,040
Posted By DBrer
Re: distributor wire

I don't want a pop out switch. I just don't know what to call the end of the wire that has the spring loaded contact that screws into the distributor. the mallory thats currently in the car has one...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-20-2020, 02:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,040
Posted By DBrer
Re: distributor wire

To keep this simple, why can't i hook a wire from the coil to the distributor that has the screw in pop out fitting?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-19-2020, 11:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,040
Posted By DBrer
distributor wire

I have a mallory dist. in the car now and it runs great. I bought a new distributor with the modern plates , upper and wireless lower. The mallory has one wire from the coil to the external...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-17-2020, 11:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 605
Posted By DBrer
Re: Emergency Brake Boot

I just installed my floor boards and used spray silicone on the boots, it worked great they slid right on no problem.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-15-2020, 06:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 743
Posted By DBrer
Re: Preference, simple question, I think

29 Tudor because that is what I have.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-10-2020, 11:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,189
Posted By DBrer
Re: Points & condenser

Thank you for the info. I also support the venders, and I could have spares, but just in case I was curious if they were available. If I buy the distributor I'll get spares to carry.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-10-2020, 05:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,189
Posted By DBrer
Points & condenser

If I buy a new distributor modern style points and condenser are they readily available from auto parts stores, If so what is the part number or what vehicle ran these, or do I have to buy them from...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-10-2020, 10:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 605
Posted By DBrer
Re: Distributor change

Good advice, Thank you for the input.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-08-2020, 09:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 605
Posted By DBrer
Distributor change

I want to change the current distributor from a Mallory with a conventional cap and wires to the original cap and wire type. I was wondering what you guys would recommend. I would like the modern...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-07-2020, 09:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,073
Posted By DBrer
Re: First A

That is a good looking car, you will have fun with it I'm sure.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-03-2020, 08:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,097
Posted By DBrer
Re: Advertisements

I don't get any adds at all.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-31-2020, 11:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,145
Posted By DBrer
Re: 1928 Closed cab sediment bowl

I like the glass one only because I can see if anything is in it without taking it apart.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-30-2020, 11:23 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,152
Posted By DBrer
Re: 2 post car lift

Brent, how tall are the risers you are using to lift from the frame? Don
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-30-2020, 11:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,061
Posted By DBrer
Re: Changing engine oil...

I have been changing oil every 500 miles, I don't have a oil filter.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-24-2020, 11:36 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,666
Posted By DBrer
Re: First trip observations.

y-blockhead, thats a great cartoon.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-18-2020, 07:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,021
Posted By DBrer
Re: Wall hangings

Nice pictures.
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