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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-28-2020, 05:17 PM
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Views: 36,456
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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-04-2020, 02:06 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 29,028
Posted By skeazle
Re: Model A car names

My dear old 1930 Model A Tudor came to me "Miss Molly Mai" so I kept her.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-18-2019, 07:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 521
Posted By skeazle
1930 bumpers

I have a 1930 Tudor. All this time I thought it had Stainless bumpers but I have a magnet that sticks to them. I thought the 28 and 29's were supposed to have chrome ones and the 30 and 31's...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-16-2019, 10:49 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,365
Posted By skeazle
Re: Hershey restaurants

Another fine restaurant is The Brownstone Cafe in Middletown,Pa. about 5 miles from Hershey. It used to be a bank. Very good food,nice atmosphere no loud annoying music. We eat breakfast there every...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-10-2018, 03:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,602
Posted By skeazle
Re: weather at Hershey

I live 3 miles north of Hershey and it is partly sunny now but it is going to rain on Thursday. Sunny on Friday and rainy on Saturday. Sorry for the bad news.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-16-2018, 07:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 789
Posted By skeazle
Re: Tune up parts

Thanks guys! I'll take your advice. Jim
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-16-2018, 04:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 789
Posted By skeazle
Tune up parts

Hey guys I don't know if my car needs a tune up yet but I've had the car 2 years now and I have been wanting to get me some spare points, rotor, condenser and maybe a coil. The main things that could...
Forum: Questions & Suggestions 08-10-2018, 06:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 797
Posted By skeazle
Can't click on links

How comes when ever I click on a link nothing shows up except a white blank page?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-07-2018, 04:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,710
Posted By skeazle
Re: Another spark plug question

Thanks for all the help guys. I did go to Napa today and get the last 4 Champion W18 plugs. I'll have to wait to take a drive when it is not raining. Does anyone know why when I click on a link all I...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-06-2018, 10:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,710
Posted By skeazle
Another spark plug question

I know this has been talked about many times here. I did a search here all the way back to 2010 - 2016 about the right plugs for the right heat range but has anything changed since then? I am...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-30-2018, 03:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,316
Posted By skeazle
fuel cutoff valve

My 1930 Model A Tudor has been sitting in the heated garage all winter. Since I got it out about a month ago I have started it right off the first try without touching the choke. What gives there?...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-18-2017, 07:28 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,454
Posted By skeazle
Re: Happy Birthday to Bill Williamson

Happy Birthday Bill! 82 your still a spring chicken!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-11-2017, 12:09 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,785
Posted By skeazle
Re: Leaky Zenith carb.

Hi Guys, Well I finally got to put the new float valve in my Zenith carb and replaced the big gasket but the smaller red washers I let go cause they looked good not mashed. Then I took out the shut...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-02-2017, 02:46 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,785
Posted By skeazle
Re: Leaky Zenith carb.

I think I am going to put a viton float valve in the carb and replace the two paper gaskets and put it back on and open the valve up and see if it still leaks. If it does then I'll replace the shut...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-02-2017, 05:12 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,785
Posted By skeazle
Re: Leaky Zenith carb.

Synchro 909, I hear ya! I do have the carb off now but I still have my gas line hooked up and it is dripping a drop of gas about every 3 or 4 seconds in to a pan. Won't the repacking kit only help...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-01-2017, 09:48 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,785
Posted By skeazle
Re: Leaky Zenith carb.

Marshall, My car was restored in 2009 and only has 3,000 mi. on since. So I don't know if the valve is a bad one or not but it must be for lasting only that long. I'm going to go broke ordering all...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-01-2017, 08:38 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,785
Posted By skeazle
Re: Leaky Zenith carb.

WMWS, I just ordered the repair kit for the shut off valve and now that I think of it maybe I should have just ordered a new valve. I do not want gas all over the floor of my car when I take off the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-01-2017, 04:26 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,785
Posted By skeazle
Re: Leaky Zenith carb.

Thanks, Farrell I will do that. Jim
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-01-2017, 02:15 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,785
Posted By skeazle
Re: Leaky Zenith carb.

So I just took off my carb and the gas line is dripping gas in the pan about a drop every 3 seconds or so. I assume that means that is a bad shut off valve. Should I assume that that was my problem...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-01-2017, 01:52 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,785
Posted By skeazle
Re: Leaky Zenith carb.

Tom, I sent you a PM.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-30-2017, 04:48 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,785
Posted By skeazle
Re: Leaky Zenith carb.

Thanks everyone for the help! I ordered a new viton fuel valve and a gasket kit. I ran the car for 10 minutes and shut off the shut off valve and it ran for a minute then shut off. So that has to be...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-30-2017, 03:29 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,785
Posted By skeazle
Re: Leaky Zenith carb.

Tom, I slid my finger in to the throat and there is some gas in there at least my finger tips came out with gas on them. What part # or description should I order and do I have to remove the carb( I...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-30-2017, 02:59 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,785
Posted By skeazle
Re: Leaky Zenith carb.

Tom, I took out the short drain plug and the washer is fine. So I put it back in and turned on the gas and gas started dripping from around those two plugs. Where should I stick my fingers in do you...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-30-2017, 02:04 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,785
Posted By skeazle
Re: Leaky Zenith carb.

I was out and started up the car and let it run for 10 minutes and no leaks. Then I decided to take the glass bowl off and drain that gas and when I put it back on and turned on the gas the bowl...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-30-2017, 12:44 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,785
Posted By skeazle
Leaky Zenith carb.

I got back from a nice easy ride in my 1930 Tudor sedan last week and the next day when I went out in the garage the smell of gas was over bearing. I looked underneath the car and there was a puddle...
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