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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-07-2021, 10:54 AM
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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-07-2021, 09:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 524
Posted By txmike
Re: 29 Coupe Electric Wiper Mounting

ok great info - will start to look around!

If anyone knows where I can find a OD-C3 unit let me know.
My C3 is fully restored and looks like new
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-06-2021, 03:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 524
Posted By txmike
29 Coupe Electric Wiper Mounting

Hello
Working to install a OD-O3 electric wiper on my 29 Coupe.

My Dad did not take pictures of the car before disassembly but had a Vacuum motor in his parts boxes which I have determined to be...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-05-2021, 11:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 601
Posted By txmike
Re: Floor Mat

all great stuff thanks - it is in
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-05-2021, 11:02 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 7,682
Posted By txmike
Re: Hagerty Insurance

I just went with Grundy yesterday as they were cheapest on my 1929 Coupe
Hope all will go well but I did read a lot of positive comments on Grundy
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-04-2021, 04:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 601
Posted By txmike
Re: Floor Mat

Thanks - thats what I thought
I think the issue is my Emergency brake handle is not retracting all the way back.

That is another problem!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-04-2021, 04:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 601
Posted By txmike
Question Floor Mat

I really hate to ask this question as I show my ignorance - but

Is the only way to mount the floor mat I purchased from Brattons into my 1929 Coupe to remove the emergency brake handle?

Thanks...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-08-2021, 01:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 852
Posted By txmike
Re: How Fast?

Thanks all for the advice

I am not home and will work on this next week and advise!

Have a great weekend!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-06-2021, 03:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 852
Posted By txmike
How Fast?

I searched the forum and could not find anything on this and am probably just over looking it.

When I get in my A to test drive it runs up to 20-25 mph in 2nd gear and 3rd gear only gets up to...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-30-2021, 12:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,953
Posted By txmike
Re: What are these worth?

OK will get them checked and advised. Someone said $25 but in Brattons and Snyders they are listed for $97 - $99 each
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-29-2021, 10:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,953
Posted By txmike
Re: What are these worth?

The only marking on the box is "25 D"

Does this mean anything?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-27-2021, 06:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,953
Posted By txmike
What are these worth?

I have 5 of these connecting rods that my Dad and I found in a old auto parts warehouse in North Carolina.... probably 1972-74.

Can someone tell me what they are worth each?

see pic

...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-24-2020, 09:03 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,011
Posted By txmike
Re: Spark Question

I wanted to provide everyone a update - but first say thanks to all who have offered advice and help. To be brief; part of the problem was ME not knowing what I was doing. Not that you guys did not...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-08-2020, 11:10 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,011
Posted By txmike
Re: Spark Question

ok another dumb question. Ground wire go to upper plate or the distributor housing
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-06-2020, 07:52 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,011
Posted By txmike
Re: Spark Question

ok here is one for you

can i use the lower plate with ground wire with the new "modern" upper plate?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-06-2020, 07:43 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,011
Posted By txmike
Re: Spark Question

thanks - parts came in today. I will update everyone

Note I am a member in two Model A Clubs

When I asked for help pre-COVID lots of promises to help but no one ever showed.

Now that COVID...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-02-2020, 02:06 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,011
Posted By txmike
Re: Spark Question

ok - will update location and order parts
back soon and

THANKS
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-02-2020, 11:44 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,011
Posted By txmike
Re: Spark Question

ok pictures are worth a 1000 words - so they say so look at these and comment please
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-01-2020, 06:59 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,011
Posted By txmike
Re: Spark Question

ok and where do i look for that?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-01-2020, 03:41 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,011
Posted By txmike
Re: Spark Question

hi guys]
Back again. Sorry for intermittent posts but my battery died and I had to get a replacement. Luckily for me it was under warranty. Any way - a lot of info in the posts above and I really...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-26-2020, 11:42 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,011
Posted By txmike
Re: Spark Question

oh and also checked amp meter and it looks ok too but have not tries to jumper wire it

I have been told to do that but can someone walk me thru the process (don't laugh) as I am not a electrical...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-26-2020, 11:40 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,011
Posted By txmike
Re: Spark Question

ok guys - back from vacation. New Coil and new coil wire came in
I have checked all connections, all have voltage. Checked with a light and ohm meter

i get power to lower and upper plate - but...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-06-2020, 01:00 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,011
Posted By txmike
Re: Spark Question

OK. Tell us what you have. Where does the voltage stop ? Are you getting 6v at the point arm when open ? Do you lose that voltage when the point arm closes ?

YES 6v open, lost when it close

If...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-05-2020, 09:07 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,011
Posted By txmike
Re: Spark Question

ok tried all that and still no spark
ugh
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-05-2020, 01:39 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,011
Posted By txmike
Re: Spark Question

ok, sorry to sound ignorant but does the timing pin slip in all the way when it hits the slot?
I have felt some movement on the pint but it will not go in and I thought in the past it did.
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