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Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 01:22 PM
Replies: 15
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Posted By shew01
Re: converting to 1970 v8 points for model a

Is this the correct part for V8 points that will work on a Model A?

https://www.napaonline.com/en/p/ECHCS788P?impressionRank=1&keywordInput=ford+points


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Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 07:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 273
Posted By shew01
Re: U-Joint rebuild

Can you post a picture of what you have?


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Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 07:44 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,314
Posted By shew01
Adding Guages

Wow. I didn’t know the “idiot light” was available way back in 1929. I had just assumed it was a late 1950s thing. (I think my 1957 Fairlane had idiot lights.)

Thanks for sharing.

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Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 07:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 988
Posted By shew01
Re: Accessory fuse panel

That looks like a nice unit, and I’m curious. How did you mount it? Did you attach it to the kick panel? Or, did you attach it to the cowl sheet metal? Did you use screws, magnets, or something else?...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 07:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 228
Posted By shew01
Re: Grease Fittings

That’s a good analogy.


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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-15-2021, 09:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 510
Posted By shew01
"Flickering" low bean headlights

That’s the first I’ve heard of a “load equalizer.” I thought you meant load resistor earlier, but someone correctly pointed out a load resistor would probably get really hot in a headlight circuit. ...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-15-2021, 09:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 228
Posted By shew01
Re: Grease Fittings

You can bump the unthreaded fittings out with a hammer and small chisel or screwdriver. The vendors sell replacement fitting sets like this.
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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-15-2021, 09:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 483
Posted By shew01
Benefits of a thermostat?

There are a couple of popular choices. I run this one, and it works great. Plus, it has a nice connection I can use to connect my temperature gauge.

http://www.vintageprecision.com/

I formerly...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-15-2021, 03:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 368
Posted By shew01
Re: Grab handle

Do you have seat belts installed?


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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-15-2021, 05:22 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 828
Posted By shew01
new to the model a/forum

Would these work?

https://www.snydersantiqueauto.com/ProductDetail/S-800-A_CUSHION-2-INCH-LOWER-28-31-TRUCK?fromCategory=SearchByKeyword


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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-15-2021, 05:19 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 510
Posted By shew01
Re: "Flickering" low bean headlights

He probably means load resistors.


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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-14-2021, 07:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 321
Posted By shew01
Fuses

Maybe this thread helps.
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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-14-2021, 07:08 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,314
Posted By shew01
Re: Adding Guages

Is this what you are referencing?

http://www.ntractorclub.com/howtos/pdfs/8N-%20Wiring-%20Diagram-by-Jim-Lawrence.pdf


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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-14-2021, 06:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 439
Posted By shew01
Re: Thermostat update.

I installed one about 6 months ago. It works like a champ, and I am very pleased with mine.


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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-09-2021, 07:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 574
Posted By shew01
Re: New Shoes !

Nice looking car. [emoji3]


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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-09-2021, 01:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 452
Posted By shew01
28 Roadster Pickup

This image will eventually disappear from CraigsList; so, I’m posting a screenshot.
https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20210109/196a688a71a0760e3b374b96bf87207f.jpg...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-09-2021, 08:43 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 958
Posted By shew01
Battery charger

This is what I use. The previous owner let it go with the purchase of my 6 volt Model A. I purchased a second one like it for my 12 volt Mustang so I can maintain both batteries at the same time....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-04-2021, 09:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 312
Posted By shew01
Re: 1930 Tudor Quarter Windows Removal

Nicely done. Have you considered submitting it to MARC for potential publication?


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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-04-2021, 07:25 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,296
Posted By shew01
Re: Model A News Has Shipped

My November/December 2020 issue “wandered” into my mailbox today, 01/04/2021. That was a tad sloooooow, but then again, it’s late shipment start didn’t help any.


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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-04-2021, 07:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 757
Posted By shew01
Why would anybody buy a car and not ask for the key?

https://youtu.be/S3bPLrMl-aU


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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-04-2021, 06:34 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,296
Posted By shew01
Re: Model A News Has Shipped

Hmmm... Shouldn’t the November/December issue ship closer to November than December 10th? Some magazines ship a couple of weeks earlier than the publication date. Is it just me, or does it seem this...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-04-2021, 06:23 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,802
Posted By shew01
Signs, back in the day

.25 scared to death? ;-)


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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-03-2021, 05:32 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,296
Posted By shew01
Re: Model A News Has Shipped

No magazine in VA yet.


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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-02-2021, 09:14 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,418
Posted By shew01
Re: Model A Victoria

It’s a non-profit, and it’s struggling under reduced revenue caused by COVID. I suppose you could think of the 50% shipping “up” charge as a donation to the organization.

Agreed, the shipping is...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-01-2021, 04:14 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,872
Posted By shew01
Re: Old sayings

I just saw this sign in a furniture store.

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