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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-09-2021, 11:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,045
Re: Battery charger

I bought a Schumacher when I read a similar thread on Ford Barn a couple of years ago and I thought I would try one, even tho I have always used Deltran battery Tenders in the past with no problems....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-31-2020, 12:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,114
Re: Never started 55 year old rebuild

Hi Merrell. Here is a recent thread with a lot of good info similar to what you are asking.

The Model A oiling system is...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-17-2020, 12:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 653
Re: increasing front bench seat leg room in '28 4 door

Tudors are a completely different animal than the Fordor. The Fordor has a big old comfy bench seat, not those little pedestel seats like in a tudor.

rodusmcr, In my '30 Town Sedan I moved the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-16-2020, 12:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 692
Re: U Joint Inner Cover

Hmmm, Just seen a couple of those on e-bay. https://www.ebay.com/itm/1929-1930-1931-Model-A-Ford-2-U-JOINT-Housings-Driveshaft-to-Transmission/303803986368?hash=item46bc20f1c0:g:Rj4AAOSwhodfuDgI
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-15-2020, 05:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 692
Re: U Joint Inner Cover

And here all this time I thought the rear axle turned the rear wheels to move the car forward.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-10-2020, 01:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,365
Re: Starter Mechanism

if you have a couple of 6v starters available you can mix field coils and make twp 12v starters.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-09-2020, 07:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 880
Re: Chuck Yeager

How about a link https://www.jalopyjournal.com/?p=46623
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-09-2020, 06:21 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,545
Re: Dynamic dampening front pulley

Never heard of this before. Please explain.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-06-2020, 11:29 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,268
Re: Side Mirror Installation Question

Excellent sketch, Bob. I bet a lot of people fighting with the pin don't even consider the pin hanging up due to wear.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-05-2020, 05:55 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,643
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-29-2020, 12:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 653
Re: About spark plug gap

In laymen's terms, The Model A engine is an inefficient design that needs a big spark to light the fire.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-18-2020, 04:44 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,104
Re: new battery goin dead

Yes confusing because at first he said it was negative ground then changed it to positive ground.

Regardless I believe he has his answer, leaving the key on will drain the battery. As he said in...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-18-2020, 03:17 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,104
Re: new battery goin dead

Well first off the OP said the only wiring is the ignition circuit so he shouldn't have to look too far. Second if he does as you suggest and does have a short he will be putting 6 volts directly...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-08-2020, 12:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 844
Re: Mixing grease

And why is that? Where does the grease go? :p :p
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-03-2020, 04:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 836
Re: where the steering wheel wires go?

No, there most certainly is a black wire. The black wire is for the tail light as Ruth stated. The tail light is on anytime the light switch is not in the 'off' position.

I know of some that tie...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-04-2020, 03:28 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,029
Re: New Manufactured Zenith Carburators

Chuck. Basically stock engine with Snyder 5.5 head.

Update: I found the problem. The hole for the throttle shaft was way too BIG, sucking in air. Made the engine run super lean and would not...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-02-2020, 11:23 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,551
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-31-2020, 06:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,349
Re: Tighten the 21" rims straight

They are ceramic beads you install in your tubes to balance your tires. I installed 4oz in all my tires and seem to work good.

As stated above they will not cure run out. That is why I put my...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-31-2020, 05:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,349
Re: Tighten the 21" rims straight

Has anyone used the adjustable spoke wheels form Coker?...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-31-2020, 04:37 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,349
Re: Tighten the 21" rims straight

I don't have a solution for but what i did is put the worst wheel for the spare, the two straightest on the front and then installed dyna-beads in all five tires. Seen to help.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-30-2020, 11:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,672
Re: Model A Distributor with Centrifugal Advance


Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-30-2020, 11:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 505
Re: Replacing fuel shut off problem

AA Trucks have left handed threads on the dually rear wheels . And yes, Chrysler products also had left handed threads on one side and right handed threads on the other.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-28-2020, 11:44 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,441
Re: New pitman arm too loose

And then there is Bert's
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-28-2020, 07:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 780
Re: Front Brake Shoe Centering

Flathead Ted makes the shoe centering pins but they are only for the rear. Snyder's has them...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-28-2020, 11:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 445
Re: stay signed in on the barn

I dunno, I can be off for a couple of days and I am still logged on.
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