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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-04-2019, 10:18 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,378
Posted By jboggess
Re: Installed battery cutoff switch today.

Looks good, nice job on the install.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-11-2019, 02:41 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,545
Posted By jboggess
Re: Seat belts - to be or not to be?

There was a post last year about a family in a Model T that got rear ended, the T ended up flipping and ejecting all the family members. No one died..... It just makes me think about what would of...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-14-2018, 10:50 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 5,517
Posted By jboggess
Re: What strange comments or questions have you heard about your Model A

Sitting at a red light next to this pick up truck, he rolls down his window and asks is that a joke.. then he drove off.

Another time i was on a tour, a few of us were on the side of the road...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-07-2018, 10:41 AM
Replies: 209
Views: 9,250
Posted By jboggess
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-05-2018, 09:38 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,826
Posted By jboggess
Re: 1930 Blindback Restore to original?

Awww thats an awesome family project, stick with it and restore it, and then take your family on many car tours! :)
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 09-09-2018, 10:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 706
Posted By jboggess
Re: the rusty roadster

Thats pretty cool!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-08-2018, 05:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 455
Posted By jboggess
Re: Another nice old pic....

Looks like it :)
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-22-2018, 09:18 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,281
Posted By jboggess
Re: Putting a V8 in a model a

There is a place back east called Rufus Ranch,, rufusranch.com. Its a Model A junk yard that puts together roadsters and trucks out of spare parts. Most of the cars even run. Since they are not...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-01-2018, 12:51 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,337
Posted By jboggess
Re: rumble seat

Rumbles are fun, i know my family has fun with ours, i hope you enjoy it after you convert yours.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-20-2018, 01:36 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,123
Posted By jboggess
Re: Mitchell Over Drive 26% or 36%

For those of you who have bought an over drive where did you buy yours,,, can you buy them directly from Mitchell or do you have to go threw a vendor like Hemmings and Macs.. Thanks.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-21-2018, 05:02 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,123
Posted By jboggess
Re: Mitchell Over Drive 26% or 36%

Thanks for the comments guys, I don't wish to go 50 at all, my engine is new, sounds, runs great but i cant even go over 35 with out the engine sounding like its going to blow up the RPMs are sky...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-21-2018, 09:34 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,123
Posted By jboggess
Re: Mitchell Over Drive 26% or 36%

Awesome, thank you guys.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-20-2018, 11:07 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,123
Posted By jboggess
Mitchell Over Drive 26% or 36%

I noticed that there are 2 types of Mitchell Over drives that you can purchase from the Mitchell web site,,, a 26% or a 36%,,, i wonder what would be best with a standard 3:78 ratio rear end....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-11-2018, 04:19 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,343
Posted By jboggess
Re: Temperature Gauge

Your right, it does spoil the look on the placement on the dash, i do like the green and red on the gauge though.
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 06-10-2018, 01:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,035
Posted By jboggess
Re: stonerow model T roadster

Very cool, are you going to keep it and restore it?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-10-2018, 12:20 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,343
Posted By jboggess
Temperature Gauge

Decided to install one of these gauges, so cool highly recommend it.
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 05-02-2018, 11:02 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,882
Posted By jboggess
Re: Model T as a daily driver

Some T owners are comfortable driving a T in traffic, and some are not. Its your car, you know how it drives and what its capable of. You know your roads and traffic. Ive been yet to be pulled over...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 04-03-2018, 09:44 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,882
Posted By jboggess
Re: Model T as a daily driver

I've taken my 13 T on many tours where we drove 80 miles a day. They will run all day at 35 mph if the roads allow it. Get one! They are fun!
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 03-26-2018, 03:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,421
Posted By jboggess
Re: T in progress

Looks great!
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 02-26-2018, 03:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 861
Posted By jboggess
Re: Trafficator - Semaphore Signal

Oh very cool! Would it take much to wire it up and make it work just for fun?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-17-2018, 02:58 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,259
Posted By jboggess
Re: Trunk vs rumble seat...

My family loves the rumble seat, especially when they like to dress up for the national car tours.
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 02-10-2018, 04:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 578
Posted By jboggess
Re: magneto quit no notice

My magneto went out for awhile, after messing around with the mag post still no luck. One day checking my oil i noticed that it was really pretty high. I drained some so it barely came out of the top...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-05-2018, 08:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 287
Posted By jboggess
Drive line, speedo, and standard ratio

I don't post much so i thought i would share today's doings. Putting the speedo back together in the drive line and finally have a standard 3:78 ring and pinion in the rear end. Just getting it all...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-02-2018, 07:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,180
Posted By jboggess
Re: Wireless Turn Signals

Thanks Davehc for posting this. Always good to look at different options, and looks pretty easy to take off the car for the car shows to look authentic if anyone goes that route.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-31-2018, 02:57 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,586
Posted By jboggess
Re: Body Leaning To One Side

I just finished restoring my 29 roadster, it leans some. My friends sedan leans as well. Blah :confused:
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