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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-13-2021, 08:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 260
Posted By KenBolton
Re: ‘30 CCPU Windlass Installation

I appreciate it! Stew, I lived and worked in Jefferson County for 26 years.,
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-12-2021, 01:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 260
Posted By KenBolton
‘30 CCPU Windlass Installation

My upholstery guy just called asking if the windlass at the B pillar is suppose to stop at the angled cab brace or extend beyond it. If the later how is it to be installed?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-10-2021, 09:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 344
Posted By KenBolton
Re: Front fender bracket to frame bolts...

I’ve always been told “nuts go you”!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-09-2021, 08:11 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,187
Posted By KenBolton
Re: Why do you own a Model A?

Because they’re cool!!!!!!!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-08-2021, 12:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 629
Posted By KenBolton
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-07-2021, 08:43 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,892
Posted By KenBolton
Re: Hood supports

I slipped a bit of rubber hose around each swing arm to eliminate the rattle.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-05-2021, 01:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 324
Posted By KenBolton
Re: timing

My timing started out quite retarded when my distributor returned from rebuild. I’m sure the rebuilder doesn’t have the bench timer. The engine simply had no get up and go. I gradually increased the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-02-2021, 08:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 415
Posted By KenBolton
Re: Dr window handle

There is a set screw as well.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-30-2021, 09:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 501
Posted By KenBolton
Re: 1931 CCP Seat Spring

I just received a pair from Synders. Quality product.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-30-2021, 09:28 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,588
Posted By KenBolton
Re: help with Model A market values

In our area you’l do well to get 50% of your restoration cost back and that is for parts cost only. Realize the average original car today is in much worse condition than the average 40 years ago so...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-28-2021, 10:41 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,478
Posted By KenBolton
Re: Marvel Mystery Oil in Crankcase

I always wondered what the “ mystery” was. Have a bottle but have yet to use it. Used to use STP. For a high detergent cleaner is anything better than kerosine, diesel fuel or automatic trans fluid...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-27-2021, 08:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 501
Posted By KenBolton
Re: 1931 CCP Seat Spring

I made some from #9 wire and welded them in. Could be a bit stiffer but will work.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-27-2021, 08:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 483
Posted By KenBolton
Re: trunk rack

I must have gotten the cheap extensions as the rack sagged with the trunk + contents. Made reenforcing brackets.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-21-2021, 08:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 737
Posted By KenBolton
Re: Model A decklid/ rumble seat lid bumper

They are a real challenge to get in. Then you may have to grind them down if the lid sits to high.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-15-2021, 09:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 623
Posted By KenBolton
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-13-2021, 08:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 759
Posted By KenBolton
Re: Oshkosh update 3/11/2021

So the bus tours are canceled. Anything else? And, why isn’t the update on the MARC site?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-12-2021, 09:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 759
Posted By KenBolton
Re: Oshkosh update 3/11/2021

For those of us who view these pages on a cell phone and can’t get either size or the resolution to read the attached, could someone please summarize? Has something been canceled?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-12-2021, 09:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 759
Posted By KenBolton
Re: Oshkosh update 3/11/2021

For those of us who view these pages on a cell phone and can’t get either size or the resolution to read the attached, could someone please summarize? Has something been canceled?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-10-2021, 09:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 756
Posted By KenBolton
Re: What was Henry thinking ?

Yup! It’s a real challenge ain’t it? Takes lots of time and even more patience.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-06-2021, 10:11 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,717
Posted By KenBolton
Re: Changing of the Guard

The best source of information for me has been our local club. Now the question is; “How much longer will we have members interested in these cars?”
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-05-2021, 04:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 413
Posted By KenBolton
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-05-2021, 10:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 413
Posted By KenBolton
Shock Link Question

Are they suppose to be lubed?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-05-2021, 09:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 818
Posted By KenBolton
Re: Front end alignment question

An old mechanic taught me that after you get toe in where you want it to roll the vehicle forward and backwards a good distance so the front end will settle in. It can make a difference. Or, as a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-04-2021, 10:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 778
Posted By KenBolton
Re: Taillight fender hole.

I did make a paper template of the left fender holes positioning the paper edge with the outside lines of the fender. I so took a measurement from the fender bottom. When I moved it to the right...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-03-2021, 12:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 586
Posted By KenBolton
Re: Distributor Fine Tuning

Thanks for the help! When I began the adjustment plate was at the top mark. I removed the pan under the radiator so I could bump the plate up one indicator line at a time. Kept getting improvement....
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