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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-21-2020, 04:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 716
Posted By antiquepa
Re: Model A wedding

Yes, I told them that, I used my 4dr. sedan..not my roadster and they were ok with that.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-20-2020, 05:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 716
Posted By antiquepa
Re: Model A wedding

I Used my 1930 Model A .
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-20-2020, 05:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 716
Posted By antiquepa
Re: Model A wedding

Just did a Model A wedding, Bonny & Clyde , had a great time..really nice wedding!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-20-2020, 05:28 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 817
Posted By antiquepa
Re: Question ????

Carry one in all my 5 cars, also 1st aid kit. Never had to us either yet, better save then sorry!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-16-2020, 07:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 631
Posted By antiquepa
Re: 6 volt group 1 battery

Rual King battery 6 volt , 3 year battery..1 year free replacement, after 1st year prorated.. I have pretty good luck with them, get at least 3 years some times 4 yr. I do put a maintainer on them...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-15-2020, 02:02 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,999
Posted By antiquepa
Re: Begging to be a hot rod.

Seems funny, the cars have ran a long time and still are, the way Henry built it. New is not always improved. The old model T & A were built to last..OUESTIONS !! Just my 2cents worth, was"nt...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-08-2020, 02:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,045
Posted By antiquepa
Re: Old car festival @ greenfield village

Sorry to hear the old car fest is cancelled but it'll is best for us all. next year will hopefully be bigger and better. We look forward every year for the fest, will miss every one but will...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-02-2020, 06:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,045
Posted By antiquepa
Re: Old car festival @ greenfield village

I Would say they keep delaying out registration in hopes that they will be able to hold the fest. but with all the covus going on everywhere i really dought they will have it this year, they really...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-15-2020, 09:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 735
Posted By antiquepa
Re: Preference, simple question, I think

Love my 31 Delux!! I hear that the standards are more valuable because harder to find, most took a standard and turned it into a delux. I believe I have a true Delux. Any Model A IS A GREAT CAR!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-24-2020, 05:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,506
Posted By antiquepa
Re: Car Stopped Running

Check the fuse w/volt meter. Mine looked good but I Put in a new one. Same problem, so I checked that fuse and to my delight..it was no good, check one I took out , it was no good. Got new fuses and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-01-2020, 09:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,017
Posted By antiquepa
Re: 1931 Roadster picture

Nice Car..my 31 is my avatar picture , i don't know how to post pictures. Ive had mine since 2002, worked on it and drove it w/over 50 thousand miles on it and really enjoy my car. Hope you enjoy...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-01-2020, 09:12 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,551
Posted By antiquepa
Re: 6 volt battery

Rual King...Tractor Supply... Group one battery..they last me at least 5 years.



I always put my battery's on a 1 amp maintainer in the winter.. always last 5 years or more. Rual King usually...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-12-2020, 07:30 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,931
Posted By antiquepa
Re: insurance

Hagerty, 6 cars insured with them, had 1 claim and they were quick and fair.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-31-2019, 07:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 578
Posted By antiquepa
Re: Curved or straight back trunk

Have a straight on my 31 Roadster and a curved on my 4 door, they both look good.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-11-2019, 07:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,015
Posted By antiquepa
Re: Where do I store stuff??

Is there room under the seat...not sure if there is!! I do have a little room under my Roadster, but also have an add-on trunk.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-31-2019, 06:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 716
Posted By antiquepa
Re: roadster top treatment?

I Would go to a fabric shop [where they do restorations] and ask them, i had a top put on my 31 and was told not to seal it. He [she] can tell you what to clean it with, if you use simple green i...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-04-2019, 08:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 979
Posted By antiquepa
Re: Old car festival 2019

Will be there..It's my 8th year..look forward to it every year!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-31-2019, 07:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 894
Posted By antiquepa
Re: Wind Wings 31 Roadster [fell off]

Thanks to all for the in-put..I will buy the new pads and bracket and give it a try..never had problem before but i do like the idea of the thicker rubber.!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-31-2019, 07:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 741
Posted By antiquepa
Re: Towing my Model A

I Tow my 31 roadster on a flat trailer to michigan every year, i don't go over 55 because of the top. [unless you put top down]. I Use heavy duty ratchet straps on the axels [4 straps] and i keep...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-29-2019, 08:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 894
Posted By antiquepa
Exclamation Wind Wings 31 Roadster [fell off]

My wind wing on driver side fell off. I Put it back on using the rubber pads and glue. Thought I had it fixed,,fell off tonight [din't break] so any idea of how to keep it from falling off. I Know...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-28-2019, 10:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,391
Posted By antiquepa
Re: The Leans

On my 1930 4 door the rear cross member where the spring fits into was cracked under the u bolt. You have to pull rear seat and the pan cover, i almost din't see it, be sure to check under each u...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-28-2019, 08:02 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,621
Posted By antiquepa
Re: Insurance

Highly recommend Hagerty, had claim and were very quick. Reasonable premium and little restrictions, would recommend to call them..very happy with there service!!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-01-2018, 05:33 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,739
Posted By antiquepa
Re: Nu-rex Timing wrench

30 closed cab pickup..post no. 39...the answer is YES..Thats the point i was trying to make..really simple..you don't have to find the high on the cam. If you ever find you have to adjust the points...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-31-2018, 08:39 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,739
Posted By antiquepa
Re: Nu-rex Timing wrench

I found this to be a great tool when my distributor cam came loose while on a tour, my friend had one in his tool box..great tool, i now carry one in each 'A'..another great tool is the quick point...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-25-2018, 06:09 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,610
Posted By antiquepa
Re: Again with 6 to 12 volt inverters

Put one on my 39 chevy, i wired it direct from battery w/fuse to the cig. lighter so i can use a gps or other 12 volt devise. Make it simple, hope this helps!!
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