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Forum: Model-A Yesterday, 08:18 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 48
Posted By Bill Cilker
U-Joint AA transmission to 6 spline Model A driveshaft

AA 4 spd transmission output shaft to 6 spline Model A driveshaft.
Used on Model A Pickup with a 4 spd transmission.
It is in very good condition, rotates easily but has no twist slop.
Plus...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-28-2021, 04:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 575
Posted By Bill Cilker
Re: 1930 Front Bumpe on Rear

All 400A Convertible Sedans were produced with a rear bumper. Victoria's came with the same rear bumperette as most model A's.
To change from rear bumperettes to a full width bumper on a 30-31...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-24-2021, 10:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 326
Posted By Bill Cilker
Re: Horn rod spinning with wheel

Patrick
Welcome to Victoria ownership. Missing that bushing will create the problem you are having.
2 other things to consider doing. 1) Join the International Model A Ford Victoria...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-21-2021, 07:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 427
Posted By Bill Cilker
Re: 1930 Model A Windshield Frame

I have one that came off of a 6/30-31 AA truck. I believe that it would fit any straight windshield cab, coupe or sedan.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-14-2021, 03:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,059
Posted By Bill Cilker
Re: Rolling chassis

31slant
A slant window body needs to be installed on a late 1930-31 frame with the #2 & 3 body bolt bracket moved back and the special #6 body bolt bracket mounted on the outside of the frame.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-25-2021, 11:15 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,060
Posted By Bill Cilker
Re: seat tag ID number on early Vicky

Tom
I can tell you that the correction has not been made. I looked at the drawings and you are correct. I need to check my Steel back to see which spare tire support is in it. I think that it...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-15-2021, 03:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 417
Posted By Bill Cilker
Re: Water pump questions

If your water pump is rebuilt like an original, the packing nut should only be tightened enough to stop the water from leaking,
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-06-2021, 03:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 485
Posted By Bill Cilker
Re: Vikky Hardware

Here are pictures of the screw in the bottom of body rear fender area. This is the first time that the screw has been removed from my Victoria.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-02-2021, 12:15 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,698
Posted By Bill Cilker
Re: How Many 2020 Miles Did You Drive

I only was able to put 400 miles on my Coupe this year. Most of that was around town and two Club tours in the fall. I have gotten a lot of little things done to it. I also got to drive my Victoria...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-29-2020, 06:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 375
Posted By Bill Cilker
Re: Odd brake rods

I believe that they are original and at some point in time caught on the shock adjusting screw. I have seen it before. I would heat it some and straighten it, if overall it is in usable shape.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-30-2020, 12:14 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,230
Posted By Bill Cilker
Re: What year is my Model A.?

The engine that was in your car originally was made on August 28, 1930. The number was stamped on the engine after it was run in. The engine was shipped from Dearborn to the various assembly plants....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-26-2020, 10:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 887
Posted By Bill Cilker
Re: pinpointing month date-of-assembly

There is no way to know the day of manufacture. You can estimate the month of manufacture with the engine / frame number. It is easier with a car that has the original interior, because there are...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-25-2020, 04:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 887
Posted By Bill Cilker
Re: pinpointing month date-of-assembly

At this point, you would have to use the frame number. The Slant Window Sedans started production in late March of 1931. If you do have a March of 1931 165-C then it was one of the last produced. ...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-21-2020, 03:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 547
Posted By Bill Cilker
Re: Vacuum Wiper Motor Spring

here is the correct spring in a TR-C1A wiper for a closed car.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-19-2020, 12:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,111
Posted By Bill Cilker
Re: Instrument Panel Lamp

Pat
Here is a picture of my 1930 coupe's instrument panel light. It is bolted to the the back of the dash with the center dash bolt, you can see it just behind the bulb cover.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-11-2020, 08:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 827
Posted By Bill Cilker
Re: Have " A" Great Veterans Day

Thank you for your Service !!!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-08-2020, 03:34 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,410
Posted By Bill Cilker
Re: What am I missing? 1930 Model A

Have you checked your timing? It could be 180 degrees out.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-06-2020, 09:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,250
Posted By Bill Cilker
Re: Adjusting ahooga horn

I found the felt washer/seal on my spare horn. The felt washer outside diameter is 5/8 ", the inside diameter is 5/16" and the thickness is 1/8".
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-02-2020, 03:59 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,250
Posted By Bill Cilker
Re: Adjusting ahooga horn

Does anyone have a picture of an original felt washer or measurements?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-27-2020, 10:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 635
Posted By Bill Cilker
Re: AA 1930 king pins bushings needed

Dave
I have a NOS set that I can sell to you.
$100 plus shipping.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-05-2020, 09:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 392
Posted By Bill Cilker
Re: Model a fender ID

The fenders were used on Model A's from September 1930, when they were introduced, the end of production.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-25-2020, 11:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 652
Posted By Bill Cilker
Re: First generation Rear motor mount

Steve
Here are pictures of Dean Drenzek's A-495 rear motor mounts
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-22-2020, 03:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,896
Posted By Bill Cilker
Re: 1931 victoria garnish moldings

Try Bert's in Colorado. See post 5
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-06-2020, 03:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 583
Posted By Bill Cilker
Re: Vicky bracket ?????

I thought that may be they were for the spare tire carrier, but they are not. May be they were a "farmer fix" and not original to the car.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-29-2020, 11:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 587
Posted By Bill Cilker
Re: Vicky Question

The drivers seat was 18.5" wide for both the early and late (sliding) style. The passenger seat was 17" wide for both early and late. The early seats had a flap that covered the opening between the...
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