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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-22-2021, 07:23 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,711
Posted By ModelAMike1930
Re: Wrap the steering wheel with rope?

I got 2 steering wheel covers off of ebay im very happy with them.Now both of my model a's have them covered,
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-31-2021, 10:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,235
Posted By ModelAMike1930
Re: Who has a pickup and fitted it with rear bumper bars

No its not , it was a peddlers truck and the guy before me chopped it up. Here is what it looked like when I got it.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-30-2021, 11:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,235
Posted By ModelAMike1930
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-30-2021, 11:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 768
Posted By ModelAMike1930
Re: Using 'marker' lights for front/back turn signals 6v.

I installed a separate circuit for my directionals
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-27-2021, 02:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 945
Posted By ModelAMike1930
Re: 12 volt Battery in Battery Box

I made my own hold down for an optima battery using aluminum stock and pop rivets I am sure you could do the same for a 12volt battery
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-09-2021, 09:43 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,246
Posted By ModelAMike1930
Re: Battery charger

We use Deltran Battery Tenders on 4 of the 6 cars in my family. I have been using them for many years with no problems.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-05-2021, 07:12 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,021
Posted By ModelAMike1930
Re: Where do I go from here??

I would change the oil and inspect the grease fittings to see if it has been greased recently. And check the brakes to make sure they will stop you. Check the air pressure in the tires make sure the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-01-2021, 07:05 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,693
Posted By ModelAMike1930
Re: How Many 2020 Miles Did You Drive

Zero for me couldn't drive either model a My Son is storing his Transam in my driveway in front of my garage door.And besides with the covid I didn't get out much.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-23-2020, 09:31 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 743
Posted By ModelAMike1930
Re: Switching bumper 1930

I put a 1930 bumper on the rear 1930 pickup.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-19-2020, 09:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,420
Posted By ModelAMike1930
Re: 6 volt battery trickle charger & charger?

We use deltran battery tenders on 3 of the six cars in my household. They have been working good for years.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-17-2020, 12:17 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,116
Posted By ModelAMike1930
Re: Engine wont start.

Don't have a wife but I did buy some to file down some sharp spots on my new false teeth-----lol
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-03-2020, 09:57 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,116
Posted By ModelAMike1930
Re: Engine wont start.

Im a big fan of Stabil
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-03-2020, 09:53 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,116
Posted By ModelAMike1930
Re: Engine wont start.

Thanks for the offer but im pretty far from you im in a suburb of Chicago (Oak Forest) Its a long State isn't it---lol
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-01-2020, 10:15 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,116
Posted By ModelAMike1930
Re: Engine wont start.

Wont be any work done anymore this year-winter weather is now upon us. I order some test gear and will tackle it again next spring. My old bones cant take working in the cold anymore.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-27-2020, 11:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,116
Posted By ModelAMike1930
Engine wont start.

My model a has been sitting for 2 years without being started, it ran fine when I put it away 2 years ago. I checked the points and they and the gap look fine. Im not getting a spark when I ground...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-11-2020, 07:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,210
Posted By ModelAMike1930
Re: Why are there so many more 1930 grill shells than 1931s?

Check the swap meet there is a 31 shell for sale.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-15-2020, 07:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,252
Posted By ModelAMike1930
Re: Taillight bulbs

I solved the whole problem by installing separate lamps for my turn signals I have them on both of my 1930 model a's. I bought stainless steel lamps.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-15-2020, 08:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,013
Posted By ModelAMike1930
Re: PicUp Rear Bumpers

Here is the way I put my rear bumper and license plate on.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-04-2020, 06:43 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,104
Posted By ModelAMike1930
Re: Seat Belt Trimming

I agree don't glue them. Years ago they used to sell aftermarket seatbelt retractors that you could put on the belts. I don't know if they are still available.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-24-2020, 07:56 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,545
Posted By ModelAMike1930
Re: Solution for audio system in model A?

I mounted the speaker enclosures behind the seats in my coupe.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-24-2020, 07:52 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,545
Posted By ModelAMike1930
Re: Solution for audio system in model A?

I mounted a modern 12 volt radio under the dash of my model a . I used a 6 volt to 12 volt converter. It works great also added a hidden antenna and insulated it from the body of the car. PS make...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-18-2020, 08:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,371
Posted By ModelAMike1930
Re: Garage time

Nice Work --Looks Great!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-24-2020, 11:11 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,947
Posted By ModelAMike1930
Re: What Year Is This Coupe ?

Ugly -waste of material.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-06-2020, 12:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,455
Posted By ModelAMike1930
Re: Restoration painter needed

Try Maaco they did a good job for me.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-20-2020, 10:59 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,179
Posted By ModelAMike1930
Re: Hood prop on Ebay going nuts.

I made 2 of them for under $20.00 for both on my model a's.
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