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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-28-2018, 07:12 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,837
Posted By Dale G.
Re: Adjusting the timing for hilly driving..

Buy yourself an owners manual. Every thing you need to know is there including the use of the spark lever.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-18-2018, 07:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 535
Posted By Dale G.
Re: Horn Rebuild

Bill wasn't at Hershey this year so I called him. He is not doing Model A horns anymore. Too much arthritis in his hands.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-12-2018, 05:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 831
Posted By Dale G.
Re: Firewall mystery

It is a bracket that holds up the cowl light wire in a loom that runs to the passenger side. There should be bracket on the passenger side bolted to the screw that comes through the hood welt,...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-10-2018, 05:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 413
Posted By Dale G.
Re: Vicky floor pan

I have one I am not going to use. $400. Dale Gosa.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-18-2018, 05:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 384
Posted By Dale G.
Re: Trunk Lid rubber parts

Joop,


The large ones, you can get from the vendors. You will probably have to grind the tops of them down a little to make the lid fit closed. The small ones I made for myself. If you cannot...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-27-2018, 04:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 647
Posted By Dale G.
Re: Horn switch insulator

If you will send me a self-addressed stamped envelope, I will send you one. I make them. Dale Gosa 4146 Habana Ave. Jacksonville, Florida 32217.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-16-2018, 05:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 713
Posted By Dale G.
Re: I Like The Car You're Sitting On

Hi Bob,


Just saw Ed Case at Hershey. Yes it is Victoria, March steelback. Maroon and black. I love it. Sorry my nuts are hanging so low!!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-03-2018, 04:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 736
Posted By Dale G.
Re: Horn motor repair

Finally got through to Jim Diehl and every thing is okay. He is behind due to a death in the family. Thanks everyone.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-02-2018, 10:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 736
Posted By Dale G.
Horn motor repair

Hi folks,


There is a guy named Jim Diehl that is supposed to repair horn motors. Talked to him on the phone and he said he would do mine. I sent it to him with up-front money. Haven't heard a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-29-2018, 05:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 985
Posted By Dale G.
Re: Wolf Whistle

I have 4 of them in the boxes, I think the original manufacturer was Yoder in Little Rock, Arkansas. Then later Speedway Motors in Lincoln, Nebraska. About 20 years ago there was someone around the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-01-2018, 05:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,212
Posted By Dale G.
Re: Where is the old soldier?

Gee whiz, it would have been nice to remember him this last Memorial Day and maybe a little eulogy about his past service. He always seemed quite colorful and here I don't even know his name. ...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-31-2018, 10:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,212
Posted By Dale G.
Where is the old soldier?

I seem to recall an old soldier with a green coupe from Illinois frequently on this Forum. What happened to him? Nice car that Larry did a lot of work on.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-25-2018, 05:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 783
Posted By Dale G.
Re: Axle Question

If you think your axle is straight, then take it to a machine shop and have the wallered out holes sleeved. You will have to provide them with the exact hole sizes. If your axle is not straight,...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-10-2018, 05:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 525
Posted By Dale G.
Re: Speedometer

Harry Warburton in North Carolina. 336-875-5978.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-11-2018, 05:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 755
Posted By Dale G.
Re: original steering wheel

I use acetone on mine if there is no paint on the wheel.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-24-2018, 05:20 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 9,087
Posted By Dale G.
Re: Steering lube- Penrite 1200W

The Penrite that I purchased at Restoration Supply at Hershey last October was in a container to be used in a caulking gun. I asked about what happened to the way it used to be and they said this is...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-18-2018, 04:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 768
Posted By Dale G.
Re: MARC National Tour

Al, the Graceland Inn is booked, Frank, Trivago says Hampton Inn is booked and no others are available. Next closest motels are 17 miles from Elkins.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-17-2018, 04:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 768
Posted By Dale G.
MARC National Tour

Anyone know what is going on with the MARC National Tour, as I have tried to make reservations at all the hotels listed and they but one, say they are all sold out. The motel people say the Tour...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-07-2018, 05:49 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,276
Posted By Dale G.
Re: Deluxe Model A Pickups...

Many years ago Mac McDaniel in Atlanta converted a 31 Ute from right hand drive to left hand drive. I was yellow like the first picture. He gave it to his daughter who lived in California at the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-09-2018, 06:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,078
Posted By Dale G.
Re: Frame Welting

I use double sided carpet tape just to hold it in place. Then mark where the holes in the frame you are going to use and take small ballpeen hammer, lay the ball into where the hole is going to be,...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-09-2018, 06:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,097
Posted By Dale G.
Re: AA mail truck

It looks to me like a York-Hoover body. Pictures are in the truck book.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-06-2018, 06:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 929
Posted By Dale G.
Re: Distributor casting

I have a friend of mine that has a casting with early ears on one side and the other side is bridged. What is that all about???
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-24-2018, 08:38 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 237
Posted By Dale G.
Moultrie Swap Meet

The Moultrie Swap Meet at Moultrie, Georgia is close at hand, Feb. 2-3-4. I will have Model A Parts. Anything specific that I have at home that you may need, let me know and I can bring it.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-23-2018, 05:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 827
Posted By Dale G.
Re: Heater to firewall

Nothing. The space between the manifold cover and the inlet in the firewall is supposed to be there to allow fresh air to combine with the heated air.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-18-2018, 06:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 687
Posted By Dale G.
Re: Floorboard - Shift Lever Plate Clips

Russ,

If you are not concerned with Fine Point Judging, do yourself a favor and put a small flat washer between the wood and the plate clip on all those clips. This way they will swivel much...
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