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Forum: Model A (1928-31) Today, 02:21 PM
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Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Re starter

I converted my Tourer to 12V. All except the starter motor. Each engagement was severe and I busted 2 shafts. I replaced the field coils to12V and the car started well but only once....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Today, 02:14 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 904
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Coil + or -

yeh Katy, it's up here for thinking. cheers, gary
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Today, 02:08 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 511
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Early 1928 Starter

Re starter

I converted my Tourer to 12V. All except the starter motor. Each engagement was severe and I busted 2 shafts. I replaced the field coils to12V and the car started well but only once....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Today, 01:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 511
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Early 1928 Starter

Starter motor.

I too had that problem however the reason may well have been different. I was running a 6V starter in a 12v conversion and I was concerned about the severe impact that was made on...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Today, 01:52 PM
Replies: 507
Views: 38,976
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Following on from Nuisance Callers.

I was having difficulty with my computer and wondered if a virus had installed it's self. I called a Microsoft website and stupidly enough permitted them to...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 03:05 PM
Replies: 507
Views: 38,976
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Nuisance Callers.

Like you I lead them on bdtutton. I get nuisance callers most days and they are a pest. Most callers, with thick Asian speech accents advise my internet has been compromised. I...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 05:55 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,963
Posted By woofa.express
Re: A Chinese radiator in a Model A?!!!

there were several of these aluminium radiators in vehicles at a local hot rod meet. I asked the owners their findings and the common answer was they cooled better being aluminium but needed rework...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 05:41 AM
Replies: 507
Views: 38,976
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Does Simplicity impede Well Being and Happiness.

We all strive to better ourselves. Mostly financially, itís sort of an inbuilt goal. More money leads to almost everything we desire. Material...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 03-23-2019, 10:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 100
Posted By woofa.express
Re: front bumper

Hi M2M. Been wondering where you had gotten to? It's been months. cheers, gary
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-23-2019, 10:37 PM
Replies: 507
Views: 38,976
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

thankyou Katy for your continuous and ongoing support. gary

White gold from the Philippines.

Many years ago I saw current affairs programme about Australia donating power cable and ready to...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-21-2019, 02:11 PM
Replies: 507
Views: 38,976
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Consideration of farming families and farm workers.

We have had fires in the south east of Australia and drought in the north east. Well the drought area had record breaking rain which flooded...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-20-2019, 01:31 PM
Replies: 507
Views: 38,976
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Captain Cornflakes spraying grubs in Canola.

Boree Creek is a farming community about 25 minutes flying time north east of Tocumwal. A good area for winter cereal, canola and fat lambs. And a good...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-17-2019, 04:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 940
Posted By woofa.express
Re: model B engine

good day Purdy. what advantage in a Model A distributor cam? thanks, gary
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-17-2019, 03:50 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 10,450
Posted By woofa.express
Re: OK! Let's get personal!

I'm 71, going on 18. That is according to my wife. She does say however
there is a little boy in each interesting bloke.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-17-2019, 03:41 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 678
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Coolant Debris Looks Like RTV

Your quote Chris "speed costs money", to which I must respond. there are more lies told about the size of fish caught, the yield or crops and the speed of Model A's.
your comments on de rusting...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-17-2019, 03:33 PM
Replies: 507
Views: 38,976
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

The Cost of Love.

I have owned many aeroplanes during my working life time. My last was sold off new years eve 2017 because it was superfluous to my needs. I am about to retire and I thought some...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-17-2019, 03:17 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 678
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Coolant Debris Looks Like RTV

I recently installed new radiators in my Tourer and Ute. (Phaeton and Pickup). The ute, a pressurised one and the Tourer non pressurised. I installed a sock debris filter in both.
Prior to adding a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-16-2019, 03:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 554
Posted By woofa.express
Re: oil springs?

I see one manufacturer offering springs with a button at end of each leaf. Probably nylon or simular. Does anyone have experience with such.
Some time back a contributor posted a diagram of which...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-15-2019, 02:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 554
Posted By woofa.express
Re: oil springs?

I installed post made shocks and the ride was uncomfortable. Harsh, abrupt ride and when I removed them and the ride has improved but still not real good. However I do feel the problem lies more in...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-13-2019, 04:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 410
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Ford Model A Klaxon horn

Model A's don't leak oil they just mark their territory.


love your signature Bick. I quote it from time to time. today I scored some discarded carpet I need to place under Woofa Express. the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-06-2019, 08:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 473
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Add a picture to the member description box

If you don't have time to do it right the 1st time, how do you have time to do it the 2nd time?


I'm not sure if the quote on doing it correct is your signature.?
I had an old timer fly for me...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-04-2019, 03:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,123
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Great day for the A.

I take many oldies and kids for a ride. Frequently I invite them to drive. One lovely old fella was over the moon and he turned up at our club social gathering in his own newly purchased vehicle....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-03-2019, 01:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,182
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Air Filter

???????????????? It blocks bottle tops too.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-03-2019, 01:01 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,621
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Float a motor results

I have installed FOM at rear. It has stopped my hands tingling from steering wheel vibration even after a long drive.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-02-2019, 11:13 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,569
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Scammer warning

Yes I did get scammed and for a substancial amount.

A near new John Deere tractor fitted with a front end loader was offered in a farm machinery on line site. The price was just too good to be...
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