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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-24-2021, 08:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 728
Posted By SteveB31
Re: 32 model b engine

If any of you need and of either type of B cranks, I have dozens of them.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-24-2021, 08:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,413
Posted By SteveB31
Re: Model A & AA radiator shell the same?

It has an AA truck radiator shell and likely radiator. Not a pickup truck one
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-19-2021, 07:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 720
Posted By SteveB31
Re: K R Wilson Clutch tool

I will loan you one if need it to assemble your clutch.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-18-2021, 05:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 528
Posted By SteveB31
Re: Rust in gas tank

Evaporust can be purchased at Home Depot or Harbor freight. Buy 10 gallons. Fill the tank with it. It turns the rust into liquid and you drain it out. Works well. It is a product made to do exactly...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-09-2021, 12:47 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,112
Posted By SteveB31
Re: Crazy temp gauge idea

Or just buy a mechanical temp gauge .
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-06-2021, 09:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 342
Posted By SteveB31
Re: Roadster Door Hinge Screws

Need to know what year roadster,

1928-1929 roadsters use 1-4-28 for door hinge to cowl

1930-1931 roadsters use 5/16-24 for door hinge to cowl

Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-01-2021, 04:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 994
Posted By SteveB31
Re: Are aftermarket hoods any good?

I have hundreds of original hoods. Email me and I will pick out what you are looking for and send some photos.

Steve Becker
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-25-2020, 12:28 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,667
Posted By SteveB31
Re: Never Tried To Restore

I have a friend who can rebuild and restore anything. He told me, anyone can do anything. You just have to have the desire, the patience, and be willing to get the tools needed to do the task. Any of...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-23-2020, 09:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,166
Posted By SteveB31
Re: are you guys putting the little screen inside the iron sediment bulb?

That s the one and only purpose of the sediment bowl. Gas and dirt goes in, dirt stays in the bowl because the screen prevents the dirt from leaving the bowl and flowing to the carburetor. Without...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-20-2020, 10:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,495
Posted By SteveB31
Re: Best spring perches removal?

Where do you guys come up with this “heat weakens the axle “ stuff. Their are thousands of hot rods running around the world all with dropped axles that were heated and bent to lower them. Curious...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-12-2020, 06:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 800
Posted By SteveB31
Re: Float valve leaking

Often the surface they seal against are pitted. We mill them on Bridgeport so they are smooth.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-12-2020, 06:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 780
Posted By SteveB31
Re: 2 Tooth Steering Column

Use a broom handle or long piece of pipe to tap it out.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-12-2020, 06:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 265
Posted By SteveB31
Re: Rear Brake Arms Orientation

They lean towards the backing plate. Also, they , when installed, point inward towards the brake cross shaft.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-11-2020, 10:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,067
Posted By SteveB31
Re: Reproduction splash shield quality

Regarding 1931 splash aprons, only one company has made them for the last 45 years. GasLight auto in Urbana, OH. They fit fairly well. They haven’t made any for months due to problems with the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-04-2020, 11:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 704
Posted By SteveB31
Re: Rear frame cross member question

It also would help a lot to know what body style body we are talking about
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-29-2020, 11:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 683
Posted By SteveB31
Re: A and AA flywheel castings

It is likely for later then Model A. The 4 speed transmission was used for 30 years, but had different clutch housings for each year it was used. If you posted a photo, I could likely identity it for...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-29-2020, 12:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 754
Posted By SteveB31
Re: What Exactly Is The Crud Jamming Our Gas Tanks?

It is usually either rust or dried up gasoline.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-15-2020, 09:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,193
Posted By SteveB31
Re: Evan's Coolant

It might work great, but I have been using 50/50 Preston for 35 years with zero problems. Don’t over think it.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-15-2020, 09:32 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,554
Posted By SteveB31
Re: Original Fan Belts...NOS

I have sold several NOS ones for $800-1000 in the last few years.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-15-2020, 09:31 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,499
Posted By SteveB31
Re: What am I missing? 1930 Model A

Take the plug wires loose from the distributor body and lay them all about 1/2” from the contacts on the distributor body. Key on. Turn over starter. Do you have spark jumping from the body to the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-12-2020, 11:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 436
Posted By SteveB31
Re: 60-A and 60-B Body Tags (Briggs)

Were these on the firewall or floor sill?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-12-2020, 10:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 913
Posted By SteveB31
Re: gas gauge bail threads

I have a few hundred original fuel gauges with good threads, all available very reasonably priced $20 for a complete original gauge, if that helps your cause..
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-11-2020, 09:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 787
Posted By SteveB31
Re: Rear axle ratio and car speed

Free apps are available for your cell phones that give actual speeds. Very handy. Installed on your phone in 30 seconds.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-02-2020, 08:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 836
Posted By SteveB31
Re: where the steering wheel wires go?

There should not be a black wire. The. Yellow wire that attaches to the generator cutout supplies the power.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-02-2020, 08:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 523
Posted By SteveB31
Re: S/W Windshield Frame Installation

They designed the hinge gasket on the slant cars to be thicker, since their was no sun visor, they anticipated it would be more likely to leak.
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