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Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 05:42 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,089
Posted By Chuck Sea/Tac
Re: Engine not starting - checked everything - no more idea

I don’t understand why everyone keeps trying to solved a now nonexistent problem!?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 05:35 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,374
Posted By Chuck Sea/Tac
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-06-2021, 11:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 673
Posted By Chuck Sea/Tac
Re: Charging 6 volt Battery

Is this info in the paperwork included when you buy a fun projects?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-05-2021, 01:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 926
Posted By Chuck Sea/Tac
Re: Brake Conundrum

If your not going to drive consistently, go mechanical. They don’t need the maintenance juice does after sitting.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-05-2021, 12:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 717
Posted By Chuck Sea/Tac
Re: Engine Paint Color

Order several items together.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-29-2021, 04:27 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,739
Posted By Chuck Sea/Tac
Re: Comprehesive howto for brakes?

I donít think the information would be any different then what you just saw posted here! :D
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-27-2021, 05:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,073
Posted By Chuck Sea/Tac
Re: Frame spreader

When I changed rear motor mounts, I ended up on bolting the cowl bolts, as I t seemed they were stopping the frame from spreading.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-27-2021, 05:27 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,447
Posted By Chuck Sea/Tac
Re: Marvel Mystery Oil in Crankcase

When my engine was new, it had a tick. I put in MMO and the tick went away. Next fill up I didn’t put it in, and the tick came back. Been using it ever since. 43,000 miles, and the upper end is like...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-25-2021, 06:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 516
Posted By Chuck Sea/Tac
Re: Spring Time PM: Banjo Bolts, Wheels and Head

Interesting; where is it listed as recommended maintenance.
Something I do every 4 or 5 thousand miles, is pull the starter and verify the bendix bolts are still tight. PS doesn’t matter if you...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-25-2021, 06:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 636
Posted By Chuck Sea/Tac
Re: Starter fuse Question ??

Or have a wooden stick, similar to a popsicle stick, in your door pocket, to pry it out.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-23-2021, 07:28 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,180
Posted By Chuck Sea/Tac
Re: The new Burtz Mosel A engine

What is it regarding the crank that gives more torque? Is a longer throw?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-17-2021, 06:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 723
Posted By Chuck Sea/Tac
Re: Engine Number No Stars

True, but they are supposed to match, usually by re stamping, and in wash state at least they look at the engine number, unless youíre titleing an un titled car. And in my case the frame wasnít...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-17-2021, 12:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 723
Posted By Chuck Sea/Tac
Re: Engine Number No Stars

It looks like a restamp AA. The most important thing, is that it matches your title.!

Welcome
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-16-2021, 06:25 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,629
Posted By Chuck Sea/Tac
Re: Model A Wheel Alignment

FordWanted 6 inches up. If you measure higher than that changes the amount of toe in because of the wheels canted out words at the top. I think the later V-8’s had it done in a different spot and it...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-13-2021, 12:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,358
Posted By Chuck Sea/Tac
Re: Am I allowed to win?

Make sure you’re points are clean
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-13-2021, 12:46 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,074
Posted By Chuck Sea/Tac
Re: Itís getting harder to drive my A

Swap those stock seats out for some Honda, ect small 21Ē wide buckets. Itís SOooo much more comfortable.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-11-2021, 01:01 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,384
Posted By Chuck Sea/Tac
Re: Best Spark Plug for Spark?

I think Ruth summed it up!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-06-2021, 06:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 812
Posted By Chuck Sea/Tac
Re: Radius rod rubber ball replacement.

TMI (another case of To Much Information)
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-06-2021, 01:21 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 899
Posted By Chuck Sea/Tac
Re: 29 Model A no spark on 2-4

How old is your gas??? Old gas doesn’t burn well, especially in low compression engines.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-04-2021, 07:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 520
Posted By Chuck Sea/Tac
Re: Inspecting generator field coils

Hook a 6 v battery charger to the field coils. And you should read 4.5 amps. +/-
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-02-2021, 03:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 820
Posted By Chuck Sea/Tac
Re: valve tool needed

The style that Brent references works good for me.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-24-2021, 02:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,312
Posted By Chuck Sea/Tac
Re: Water pump "studs"

Two years ago, on a tour coming down from the mountain in pouring rain, one of our group in the first five cars was on the side the road. 30 miles later I pull into the hotel and he comes in within a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-18-2021, 10:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,658
Posted By Chuck Sea/Tac
Re: Restoring Ignition Coils

True . But if you just let the coil saturate on the tester for a minute or two, it will get warmed up. A friend has a factory made coil tester, that has a warming the coil feature, and Iím guessing,...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-18-2021, 04:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 676
Posted By Chuck Sea/Tac
Re: 28 roadster steering wheel

I have never heard of this before. I know some steering shafts have been altered and welded, usually for a F100 conversion steering box. Is yours stock, and exactly what broke? The steering shaft...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-18-2021, 02:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 566
Posted By Chuck Sea/Tac
Re: Running board mounted air pump.

FYI. Some of the pre-World War One cars of exceptional value, had mechanical driven air pumps. That was of course, due to inferior rubber tire technology and frequent flats.
I’d love to see a...
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