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Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 05:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 283
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: What year roadster?

There were not to many changes for Aug. My phaeton is a Aug. car. For Fine point judging it has a different pop-out that takes the early key. Headlight bar should be the stamped steel and the one...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 05:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 607
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: My new roadster

Good luck. Looks to be solid and straight . Runs great and a little brake work sounds like you did well.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 05:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 408
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Space between cowl and frame, roadster

I was always told to start from the radiator and work your way back.. Hood , cowl , then the door . Your lucky its a roadster and not a phaeton ...:eek:
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 05:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 650
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Orange County MAFC Pancake Breakfast 2014

ok , me being in the food business for many good years wonder how many pancakes will be flipped and Lb.s' of sausage links ? You go by the number of people to show up = 3 pancakes per person and 2...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-23-2014, 07:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 194
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: locking door handles repair

Doug Bruce , stainless steel repair , restored,and locks... N.Y. 1-607-849-3454
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-23-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 229
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Rhinebeck Car Show

Al ,,,will you be in BUFFALO for A.A.C.A. National Meet May 30 /31 ??
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-23-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 615
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Model A Gas Tank Refill Protection Pad

Call me nuts , but i fill a 5 gallon plastic gas cont. at the pump and transfer to a plastic 1 gallon when i get home with rags around the neck... slowly... but then again i don't drive too far..I...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-23-2014, 03:02 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,959
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Check out this 400A on Craigslist!

Your right Todd , i was showing a fully restored 1931 coupe and a owner of another 1931 coupe came up to me and said i was missing my grab handles.... [ i said they are call TOP REST RAILS] for...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-23-2014, 02:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 229
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Rhinebeck Car Show

I am heading up there on Saturday morning.[Sunday i work]. Sunday is the day for the old cars and Saturday for Hot Rod's. Friday, Sat.,Sunday flea market.[Sunday not open until 8:00 a.m. They still...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-22-2014, 04:52 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,959
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Check out this 400A on Craigslist!

TODD3131 ...no ,,the person who post pictures of "A's" and early V8's and Bikes posted the picture... He must of taken the picture or someone sent it to him... it was not for sale..The one thing that...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-21-2014, 05:07 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,959
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Check out this 400A on Craigslist!

To swo4rd..... the answer to your question,,,, " NO " Original Fordor "STANDARD PHAETON had the same interior as 400A , 180A and 40B...There are "NO" Fordor Deluxe phaetons...Now 1930/31 STANDARD...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-20-2014, 05:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 450
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: 1930 insturment panel light

yes it is a aftermarket one... the wire should be at least 10 inches. It is a round speedometer?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-20-2014, 05:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 948
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: 1931 ford oil leak

Don't they all leak....or it would not be a Ford "A" ...:D
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-20-2014, 05:04 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,959
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Check out this 400A on Craigslist!

$41,000 ??? $30,000 to $35,000 sounds more like it... Just keep the top up...l.o.l.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-19-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,413
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: In storage for 55 years

looks very nice... When i first saw it i thought it was a carry over from the Model "T" [pickup back... ]? Good luck with your find....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-19-2014, 05:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 706
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: 2015 MARC Meet Changed to Niagara Falls. BOOK French Lick NOW!!!

[tbirdtbird] Google, French Lick Resort, IN. It was a hot spot place for the rich and famous back in the day[20's -40's]. Mr. and Mrs. Cook [ deep pockets ] SUPER NICE old people had it restored .[...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-18-2014, 03:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 783
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Brattons New Catalog SHOCKS

Like some suppliers there are a lot of items which BRATTON'S , A+L Parts , Snyder's make... to have parts made and sit and wait for their return to takes money...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-18-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 783
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Brattons New Catalog SHOCKS

At 1 point M+S was a great shock . I started using them back in the 70's and i have them on my 180A now. Had a small issue with them but they made good one 1 shock. I use to send them mint original...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-18-2014, 02:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 256
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: 31 roadster door check straps

8 -11/16'' should be TAN to match trim... 4 holes on both ends.Same as Deluxe Phaetons, 180A .... For all 1930 /31's
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-15-2014, 05:39 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,388
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: What do you remember about the Mustang introduction 50 years ago today?

I remember my friend Lee sister came home with one , brand new convertible ..For Graduating High School...Back then she was HOTTER then the car.... nice red long hair. My eyes were on the 1965 GTO...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-12-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,178
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Ebay

I am with Tom Wesenberg ,,but I'll a TownCar Delivery over this car...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-12-2014, 05:40 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,640
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Has anyone else carb. work done by passing gas?

Mike , total was in cash $685.11 and i had All parts were Cad. plated that needed to be used ,,and 2 original carb's exchange,,,A bill was sent showing that it would of come to a grand total of...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-11-2014, 05:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 867
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Some interesting automotive uses for your favorite drink.

Its not only coke.... its all cola . Pepsi , RC , Super Market brands.. Also The REAL DANGER is "ASPARTAME ! ALL ARTIFICIAL SWEETENERS... The one in the yellow pack is the worst ! Read up on...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-10-2014, 03:20 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,640
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Has anyone else carb. work done by passing gas?

Ok , thanks for all your input. I re-figured the cost... "IF" i did not get credit for the 2 carb's. and i forgot to minus the credit of $200.00 sent to start the job it would of come to ,,,ready for...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-09-2014, 06:23 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,640
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Has anyone else carb. work done by passing gas?

Sorry did not want to make it too long...21.25 spent at $50.00 per hour... Dynamic Test [106 miles] $58.30 ...{Stocking charge 20% parts } $64.56.... and so on. Last carb. was just under $600 and...
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