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Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 10:37 AM
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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-16-2020, 10:56 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 648
Posted By JD 1931
6 volt group 1 battery

Just replaced my 6 volt group 1 battery with a new one and found out that a lot of suppliers don't stock them any more, found one at Battery plus. Looks like they are being fazed out.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-07-2020, 12:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 383
Posted By JD 1931
Re: A Short Fall Tour

Leaves here are green 12 months of year and never completely fall....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-06-2020, 09:26 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,314
Posted By JD 1931
Re: Model A Tires

Bought universals tires years ago for my 31 model a , they are just ok. Made in Vietnam and some guys will not buy them, did not know this until after I got them...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-05-2020, 08:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,963
Posted By JD 1931
Re: New Manufactured Zenith Carburators

Nothing beats a correctly built and tested original Zenith for the model A IMHO...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-23-2020, 12:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 858
Posted By JD 1931
Re: mud coming out of my engine???????????

maybe old grease from water pump...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-13-2020, 11:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 508
Posted By JD 1931
Re: New Manufactured Zenith 1 Carb

Nothing compares with an original Zenith that is built correctly, IMHP
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-24-2020, 07:11 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 782
Posted By JD 1931
Re: Fuel leaking when shut off valve is closed

No luck with rebuild, bought new original type and problem solved 4yrs ago...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-14-2020, 05:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,124
Posted By JD 1931
Re: tail lite bulbs

I changed my stock tail lights to L.E.D. a few years back, made them a lot brighter. Got them from Mike's ( complete with stainless housing} and mine is 6 volts....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-14-2020, 05:14 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,083
Posted By JD 1931
Re: Fuel Adjustment

Check choke driver on carb, , it may be broke....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-11-2020, 03:00 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 889
Posted By JD 1931
Re: Zenith or Tillotson

Zenith, when built correctly...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-11-2020, 02:56 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,356
Posted By JD 1931
Red face Re: Save it or drive it

Drive it like you own it.....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-10-2020, 07:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 357
Posted By JD 1931
Re: Carb to intake gasket

I don't use copper carb intake gaskets, had them bind and caused mounting ear on carb to crack...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-05-2020, 01:33 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 901
Posted By JD 1931
Re: Annoying rattle.

Check prop rod brackets, mine was loose causing a rattle. Added washers so they would not bend in, found out about possible rattle problem here on ford barn....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-25-2020, 08:33 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,747
Posted By JD 1931
Re: Over Fill Oil

Another thing that causes it to leak if you over fill the transmission. I did that but only once...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-23-2020, 01:53 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,747
Posted By JD 1931
Re: Over Fill Oil

Try to keep mine half way between top mark and bottom one on dip stick. Still leaks but only a little...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-07-2020, 07:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 835
Posted By JD 1931
Re: Fuel shut off valve

tried several time to rebuild original , no luck even after buying rebuild kits....bought new original type
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-21-2020, 01:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,348
Posted By JD 1931
Re: Model B engine, 28 model A.....change carb from Tillotson to Zenith?

Tillison carbs sometimes warp causing leaks, made from pot metal...


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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-21-2020, 01:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,348
Posted By JD 1931
Re: Model B engine, 28 model A.....change carb from Tillotson to Zenith?

Built correctly they donít stall, have built hundreds...


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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-08-2020, 07:29 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,945
Posted By JD 1931
Re: Cracked head- pic

Mine has similar crack in same location, run it for years without problems....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-01-2020, 01:28 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,689
Posted By JD 1931
Re: Coronavirus vs "A" Drive

I believe you are correct, this is going to get much worse.


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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-29-2020, 10:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 656
Posted By JD 1931
Re: Carb issue - 29 CCPU

Had them run very rough without carburetor leaking because of leaking float


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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-29-2020, 09:05 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,219
Posted By JD 1931
Re: Spark Plug Condition

You plugs don't look too bad, I run w-18 champions a little hotter plug but still have black soot. A lot of stop, go and idle driving here...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-29-2020, 08:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 656
Posted By JD 1931
Re: Carb issue - 29 CCPU

Test float for leaks, boiling water method ...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-27-2020, 10:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,172
Posted By JD 1931
Re: Parts from suppliers

I am not fretting it, I posted here because this is a model a site....most people here work on model aís


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