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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-08-2020, 05:15 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,272
Posted By Wick
Re: Luray Swap meet

The 21 Packard was a very nice car. Did not sell yet. Big crowd on Tuesday, Wednesday was good till about noon. A parts were plentiful. I picked up a nos Day/Night mirror accessorie for a model A.
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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-04-2020, 04:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 526
Posted By Wick
Re: Carlisle

Same here John. Yall had a good location and some great parts for sale!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-03-2020, 06:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 526
Posted By Wick
Re: Carlisle

I was there Thursday and Friday. What a difference 1 year makes. 2019 the place was dead. This year was great! Loads of sheet metal, I picked up 2 new 700x20 tires for $20.00 each. I even found a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-28-2020, 06:04 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,272
Posted By Wick
Re: Luray Swap meet

I'm bringing tp Luray a 20' enclosed trailer load of A and T parts. 31 tanks,30/31 Roadster doors,T pan table,21" wheels. T and A sheet metal,lights,radiator shells. T go cart
Will be a great...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-24-2020, 04:50 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,899
Posted By Wick
Re: Carlisle

The emmr is a good little meet. I always find something to pick up.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-24-2020, 04:47 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,272
Posted By Wick
Re: Luray Swap meet

This meet has always been in May, Thursday, Friday, Saturday. Just using the Hershey dates this one time.
I'm planning on hitting Carsile on Thursday, Friday then the Eastern race car museum swap...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-23-2020, 06:40 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,272
Posted By Wick
Luray Swap meet

Going to be a great event this fall.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-29-2020, 06:11 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,163
Posted By Wick
Re: Engine sits too high for hand crank engagement

Dick M beat me to it. Float a motor rear and transmission mount.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-27-2020, 04:06 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,033
Posted By Wick
Re: No spark has me stumped?

I'd like to add, the spark advance rod can ground out the outer cable. If you are missing the boot Goin into the junction box,it can ground on a terminal post. And lastly some of the modern...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-25-2020, 04:47 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,165
Posted By Wick
Re: Purchased a K R Wilson combination machine

Heck of a find! I've never seen the box before.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-25-2020, 04:44 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,033
Posted By Wick
Re: No spark has me stumped?

Ignition cable from key can go bad and ground out. Shake the cable,test and see if outside of cable is hot. I just found when cranking over a Tudor I just bought,the manifold vaccum line got hot.
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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-13-2020, 04:22 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,391
Posted By Wick
Re: Question about selling A parts

Engines that are in the way and not needed. I trade off for a case of Beer.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-09-2020, 04:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 603
Posted By Wick
Re: "the shake"!!

Make sure steering box is tight to the frame. Front spring tight to the frame and has a nice arch still left in it. Toe in,check it. If a taper bearing has a chip or flat spots on a roller then...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-09-2020, 04:21 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,991
Posted By Wick
Re: Finding local A people

Nice car. Just drive it to a farm supply store on a weekend morning. A. Hardee's parking lot is good place to park also. Model A folks like having a biscuit in the morning. If I see a model A in a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-24-2020, 05:08 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,144
Posted By Wick
Re: Help diagnosing engine knock

Witch head gasket did you use?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-22-2020, 12:45 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,286
Posted By Wick
Re: Anyone Ever Built or Even Seen, An Original type Greasing Pit?

I've seen plenty of grease pits. But also some places had a dirt ramp... you drove up onto old Railroad ties and worked underneath. This was also used to load tractors and farm equipment onto flatbed...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-18-2020, 04:21 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,415
Posted By Wick
Re: JC Whitney now carparts.com?

I've got a bunch of parts still in the J.C Whitney packages. All model A. Floor mats,spring covers,brake parts etc. 1972 dates.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-16-2020, 03:49 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,017
Posted By Wick
Re: Best 6V battery

I use a Napa 6v about $98-104.00 That batter can sit for a year and still start the A with no problems.
Forum: Model-A 07-10-2020, 05:10 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 220
Posted By Wick
Multi disc transmissions

Bringing all my multi disc parts to Brattons yarn sale. Flywheel housings, flywheels,transmissions. Probley enough for 3 complete set ups. Also all my AR brake linkage.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-10-2020, 05:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 818
Posted By Wick
Re: Tillotson air balanced 1928-34 carb

Air leak. Gasket good between carb and manifold? Engine is pulling air instead of fuel.
That's why the starter fluid works.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-26-2020, 04:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,526
Posted By Wick
Re: Time to get out and Mark your calendars

Clem,I've got barn fresh junk. No rust. I may bring my 30 Phaeton project.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-25-2020, 05:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,526
Posted By Wick
Re: Time to get out and Mark your calendars

Perfect timing,I've got a garage to clean out!!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-25-2020, 04:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 583
Posted By Wick
Re: Canít keep it running no power

Intake gasket leak. Also try a gravity feed test tank. If the tank fixes it then your fuel system need attention. The 12v pump should be at the tank.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-18-2020, 04:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 520
Posted By Wick
Re: cowl

If it's a perfect 31 tank and indented firewall sedan $400 minimum.
$300 for a 1930. I usually pull the tanks and filler sheet metal.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-12-2020, 04:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,026
Posted By Wick
Re: Carport or Garages

I do all the site prep,they install the building. I will add vents and the building will be in a shaded area.
My main garage is a pole barn,sheathing under the metal roof. Insulation in the attic.
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