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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-01-2020, 06:53 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,188
Posted By Dan/Kzo
Re: Model A Rear Main Cap Removal

Yesterday I pulled the pan to remove the rear cap on a club members car. I asked him for a 3/8 drive breaker bar which he did not have. Instead he gave me an old 3/8 drive ratchet and a one foot...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-13-2020, 08:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 468
Posted By Dan/Kzo
Re: Clutch in Noise

The back of the clutch finger can also bump the bottom of the inspection cover screw if it is too long or not installed with the lock washer.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-06-2020, 04:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 526
Posted By Dan/Kzo
Re: Gilmore Museum, Mon. June 8 Members Only

John, a MARC member is not a Gilmore member. A MAFFI member is also not a Gilmore member. However, a MAFFI member can enter the Gilmore campus to see the Model A museum plus all the other marquee...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-06-2020, 04:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,291
Posted By Dan/Kzo
Re: Catseye gas gauge

My Sport Coupe has one of these lenses. I had no issues with assembly using cork gaskets.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-23-2019, 08:17 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,269
Posted By Dan/Kzo
Re: Radial Tires

The new American Classic Cokerís are the catís meow. They fit the wheel well just fine on my 31. Only 1500 miles so far. Day and night difference. I wonít go back to the bias Goodyearís or...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-05-2019, 07:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,064
Posted By Dan/Kzo
Re: Distributor question

If a wireless lower plate was used, such a hard starting condition an occur when the tab rubbing against the bottom plate developed an electrical wear path.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-30-2019, 05:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 993
Posted By Dan/Kzo
Re: Tire rubbing

In addition to the long nut mentioned above, make sure the lock washer is behind the nut. Even a missing lock washer can cause the tires to rub the brake rods.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-07-2019, 06:59 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,153
Posted By Dan/Kzo
Still no Tom

Been almost 2 months I think. Has anyone corresponded with Tom Wesenberg? Donít remember his trips being this long with surfacing here on the board. Doesnít seem right.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-05-2019, 06:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 738
Posted By Dan/Kzo
Re: Marvel schebler main jet flow rate

Google pin vice drill bits for some options
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-12-2018, 05:58 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,867
Posted By Dan/Kzo
Re: A Model A Thinking out Loud.

A fun read over a morning cup of coffee. Thanks Jack
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-22-2017, 08:22 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 13,699
Posted By Dan/Kzo
Re: Spicey Car Photos

There was a car in that pic??
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-01-2017, 07:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,117
Posted By Dan/Kzo
Re: Farmer fix Volt drop?

If I had that on my A, I would get dinged at the annual safety check. Yes, very interesting.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-21-2017, 07:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,520
Posted By Dan/Kzo
Re: Hastings 60 rings

This should help.
https://www.hastingspistonrings.com/piston-rings
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-29-2016, 05:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,188
Posted By Dan/Kzo
Re: Radiator baffle

Check the level when the engine is hot at a fast idle
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-28-2016, 07:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,836
Posted By Dan/Kzo
Re: Sport coupe values

$7000. If the top is nice then a little more
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-17-2016, 07:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 884
Posted By Dan/Kzo
Re: Brumfield head gasket

I am 6 or 7 years on a Best 509G with a Brumfield 5.9
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-17-2016, 10:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,647
Posted By Dan/Kzo
Re: car leans can the springs be fixed?

I have the same left side lean on the tudor. A couple years ago I purchased an new front spring, lubed it and installed it. Then I disassembled the rear, smoothed the grooves, lubed, alternately...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-11-2016, 06:11 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,994
Posted By Dan/Kzo
Re: Forget Finding an Honest Man Diogenes, Find Me a Good Battery

After reading through the current thread regarding Optima batteries, I would not buy one.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-13-2015, 12:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,398
Posted By Dan/Kzo
Re: will not idle down

Does this new engine have a lightened flywheel?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-31-2015, 05:45 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,869
Posted By Dan/Kzo
Re: License Plate Letters

The easiest method is spray 4 coats of the letter color over the entire plate then 2 coats of the background color. Then lightly sand over the letters with fine sand paper to bring out your color ...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-06-2015, 07:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,189
Posted By Dan/Kzo
Re: Locked up rear end

Take the shift tower off and make sure it is actually in neutral.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-08-2015, 06:18 PM
Replies: 443
Views: 111,482
Posted By Dan/Kzo
Forum: Model-A 01-02-2014, 08:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,368
Posted By Dan/Kzo
Re: New Model A Trunk, Rack and more

I will take the trunk rack. let me know total shipped to 49009. Dan Cargo 269-207-5147. dkcargo@sbcglobal.net thanks
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-08-2013, 07:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,715
Posted By Dan/Kzo
Re: Radiator level question

after doing post #3, you may be able to check and see the level when engine is hot at fast idle
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-08-2013, 07:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,313
Posted By Dan/Kzo
Re: Reasons for deceleration vibration

Much good wisdom and feedback here for me to work with, thanks to all who posted. Steve, it would have never occurred to me that a finely tuned "how low will it go" Zenith could fit into this...
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