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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-27-2020, 12:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 835
Posted By LEM
Re: Rebuilt transmission noise

The above YouTube site works for me, but if you copy it and then paste it onto YouTube it works or you can Just do a search my entering ‘model a Ford transmission noise’. I know about the needle...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-26-2020, 09:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 835
Posted By LEM
Rebuilt transmission noise

If you copy this link to YouTube it will show you the noise that I am experiencing. The transmission has been rebuilt mostly all new gears and 600 weight oil.The noise is only when the transmission...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-21-2020, 02:29 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,790
Posted By LEM
Re: Jumping a 6 volt battery

I wonder why the manufactures of portable car jump starters don’t make one for 6 V. At least I have not found one.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-02-2020, 12:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,907
Posted By LEM
Re: Adjusting ahooga horn

I have found that by adding a small O-ring onto the mounting screw on the inside of the cover will help with installing the cover and will retain the screw to the cover so it will not be lost.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-13-2020, 04:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 239
Posted By LEM
Starter switch

What should be the distance between the two contacts inside the starter switch? My switch looks like there is too large of a gap, causing longer travel of the starter rod.(or what should be the rod...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-10-2020, 05:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 676
Posted By LEM
1/2” Bendix

I need a new Bendix for my 28’ starter motor but I cannot find a new one for a half inch shaft. Can one be purchased? Or can a sleeve be pressed into the 5/8” Bendix?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-28-2020, 01:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 269
Posted By LEM
Re: AR floormat

Snyders sells a untrimmed floormat number A-2005-U. Per their instructions you can make one from this untrimmed floormat. I have not done it but I may in the future. Has anyone achieve success In...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-28-2020, 12:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 294
Posted By LEM
Re: Brake cross shaft socket springs

DJM;
Can you provide a size of spring that is needed?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-27-2020, 11:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 294
Posted By LEM
Brake cross shaft socket springs

The 'Ford Service Bulletin for February (page 225) fig. 460 shows where two springs are installed in the cross shaft. My '28 did not have them when I disassembled the shaft. Are they needed or has...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-09-2020, 07:30 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,840
Posted By LEM
Re: Need to re-torque head, but socket is too fat

Here’s a good YouTube explanation using crows foot attached to a torque wrench.

https://youtu.be/tv_KHH55qdQ
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-03-2020, 02:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,233
Posted By LEM
Re: Flywheel install tip

I was able to remove the flywheel with this contraption I made. It’s a trailer Jack purchased from Harbor freight modified.I was just not comfortable with removing the 65 pound chunk of metal by hand.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-12-2020, 03:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,478
Posted By LEM
Re: Pilot bearing fit

The bearing is A7600 per the package it came in.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-12-2020, 11:42 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,478
Posted By LEM
Re: Pilot bearing fit

Does anyone have an idea what the transmission input shaft diameter should be?
My shaft is .696 diameter and my bearing is .667 ID.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-11-2020, 03:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,478
Posted By LEM
Pilot bearing fit

Is the pilot bearing to the transmission input shaft Press fit? My brand new pilot bearing ID to Transmission input shaft seems to be a very tight press fit.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-01-2020, 02:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 431
Posted By LEM
21” rim hub flange

What is the width of the rim hub flange on an early 21 inch spoke wheel? According to ‘ The complete model a Ford registration manual’ page 363 by Les Pearson the early 1928 is narrower than later...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-21-2019, 06:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,274
Posted By LEM
Re: Making New Powerhouse Rings!!!!!

How has been the response to this?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-31-2019, 03:10 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,519
Posted By LEM
Re: Quick Jack Car Lift

I’m going to put this on my Christmas list.

www.ezcarlift.com
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-03-2019, 12:45 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 469
Posted By LEM
Transmission tower assembly

I have dismantled a very rusted early 28 transmission tower and there are two parts in the assembly that will need to be replaced. These two parts; a fiber doughnut and doughnut retainer are not...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-28-2019, 10:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,075
Posted By LEM
Re: Transmission tower shifting forks

After only five days in a bath of 50/50 mix of acetone and ATF I was able to persuade the forks off their shafts. Thanks for the help.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-26-2019, 04:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 502
Posted By LEM
Weight of complete transmission and bell housing

I need the Approximate weight of the transmission and bell housing And approximate center of gravity to help in removing them. I am in the process of replacing the clutch.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-24-2019, 01:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,075
Posted By LEM
Re: Transmission tower shifting forks

Joe K.
Will this process work when two parts are tightly fitted together?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-24-2019, 10:11 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,075
Posted By LEM
Re: Transmission tower shifting forks

I have submerge the tower in the acetone and ATF solution. So it will take a couple of weeks before I can try once again to disassemble the tower. Thanks for all your responses.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-20-2019, 02:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,075
Posted By LEM
Re: Transmission tower shifting forks

Thanks for all the help. I will try all the other suggestions. I have used Vice grips with no results. I will try to soak them in something for a long period of time before I start cutting thank you...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-20-2019, 01:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,075
Posted By LEM
Re: Transmission tower shifting forks

I have tried soaking the forks with PB blaster and I also heated up the forks but still no movement. The pins are out and I even drilled through the hole to make sure there was no other pieces left...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-19-2019, 05:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,075
Posted By LEM
Transmission tower shifting forks

Cannot remove the shifting shafts because the shifting forks are rusted solid to them or it seems. What can I do to separate them? The tower is an early 28.
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