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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-05-2018, 10:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,297
Posted By Terry Longest
Re: 1930 station wagen, side curtain HELP

Check with Tim Johnstone with Woody Wagons. He can provide correct measurements.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-24-2017, 10:01 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,771
Posted By Terry Longest
Re: New member remembers

Jim/Alabama x2 Hail State
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-18-2017, 09:56 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,880
Posted By Terry Longest
Re: Shocking Advice

Based on OP of 98% original I say go for the "real" shocks. Makes it handle better and will improve it to 99% original. I am glad I spent the bucks to rebuild/replace mine.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-09-2017, 10:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,208
Posted By Terry Longest
Re: Dropped zerk fitting in clutch

What 31 Tudor said worked for me.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-09-2017, 10:08 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,855
Posted By Terry Longest
Re: I May Have Found a New Rodent Control

I think the more you chew it the bigger it gets.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-04-2017, 10:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,005
Posted By Terry Longest
Re: The 1928-1931 150-A,B Station Wagon

I heard folks including my wife at times call our 150B a truck.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-11-2016, 09:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 818
Posted By Terry Longest
Re: Starter rod finish

Thanks Pluck. I was afraid of that.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-11-2016, 08:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 818
Posted By Terry Longest
Starter rod finish

Can one of you guys tell me the correct finish for the starter rod in 1931? The Restoration Guidelines are fuzzy about it, in my opinion. I understand that in the early years it was cadmium but...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-23-2016, 09:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,432
Posted By Terry Longest
Re: 1930 woody wagon window canvas storage

S and S might have a repop curtain pan. Tim Johnston at the Woody Wagons special interest group can supply blueprints if needed.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-02-2016, 10:07 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 31,843
Posted By Terry Longest
Re: Model A car names

Oogah - named by the grandkids. Sometimes it is just "the woody."
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-02-2016, 09:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,295
Posted By Terry Longest
Re: Original shocks

Do it correctly. They need to not cut corners - literally or figuratively.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-30-2016, 09:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,324
Posted By Terry Longest
Re: Roy Frost

Ditto on comments by jkcrosson and Scott. Roy was always hospitable. He was a lifetime member of Central Alabama MAFC and will be missed in the hobby.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-10-2016, 10:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,282
Posted By Terry Longest
Re: High School Model A restoration

Central Alabama MAFC recently donated a chassis to the Autauga Co. Tech School auto program to rebuild. We had been donating money yearly. The chassis is apperently generating a good bit of interest...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-09-2016, 10:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,686
Posted By Terry Longest
Re: Fun day at school

I have taken our station wagon on to Transportation Day at my grandchild's elementary school in recent years. I open both front doors and let each student get in, honk the horn and slide across and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-28-2015, 11:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,998
Posted By Terry Longest
Re: Hiding Wires

Black siliicone worked for me. Used zip ties to hold wire until silicone cured then removed them.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-03-2015, 09:58 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,804
Posted By Terry Longest
Re: Shocks

Drove my station wagon for years with worn out shocks. After installing rebuilt ones from Robert Paul I will recommend expending the funds. It makes the car handle better. I like to keep things...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-30-2015, 09:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,507
Posted By Terry Longest
Re: Woody Wagon Door Acorn Nuts

Sorry but I don't know.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-30-2015, 10:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,321
Posted By Terry Longest
Re: Original shock link installation

Thanks for the suggestions. I only have to replace one that was leaking. I think I will try the glue suggestion of mrraford.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-29-2015, 09:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,321
Posted By Terry Longest
Original shock link installation

I am having trouble getting the ball to fit into the shock link when all the "guts" are in it. Putting grease on the cup just makes it worse because it ends up everywhere. The main problem is...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-04-2015, 08:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,955
Posted By Terry Longest
Re: A simple fix - once I figured it out.

I had a similar problem on a tour to Chattanooga several years ago. Field fix in motel parking lot was with pair of pliars to increase the flare. The permanent fix was Aries muffler with the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-06-2015, 07:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,203
Posted By Terry Longest
Re: MAFCA National Tour

Cape codder, I am trailering it.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-05-2015, 07:41 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,203
Posted By Terry Longest
Re: MAFCA National Tour

Currently enroute to arrive Sun.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-22-2015, 09:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,688
Posted By Terry Longest
Re: emergency brake adjustment

E brake works but lever is all way back.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-21-2015, 09:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,688
Posted By Terry Longest
Re: emergency brake adjustment

What if the adjustment is all taken up?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-08-2015, 09:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,689
Posted By Terry Longest
Re: 3 A's and a nice day

Was a great A day yesterday when the Central Alabama MAFC hosted an opportunity for driving the racetrack at Talladega. Had about 40 Model A's from four States and nine clubs. Was great!
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