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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-28-2017, 12:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 558
Posted By Gunmetal blue2
Re: Open Cab vs Closed Cab production numbers...

Steve my CCPU is a double A with even body and frame number. That much I do know.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-09-2017, 08:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 509
Posted By Gunmetal blue2
Re: photo of my 29 AA truck

For my truck was going to hang a steel plate from the wood on the back and put the turn signals and brake lights. Nice truck hope mine will look that good.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-01-2017, 05:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 471
Posted By Gunmetal blue2
Re: Steering gearbox from steering column - newbie question

Yes the steering wheel has to come off. Some times you get lucky and the wheel with a few tapes with rubber hammer it comes off, remove the nut first. Welcome to the Ford Barn. Were you from help...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-28-2017, 10:31 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 821
Posted By Gunmetal blue2
Re: Have a Model A truck all to peices

When I was 15 I got my first 1929 Town sedan, all in pcs. Wired body to frame. I was young with no internet or books or pics. on how it went together. I put it back together and drove it. You can do...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-25-2017, 09:09 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,927
Posted By Gunmetal blue2
Re: Running engine without coolant

Just remember when that engine gets hot that will take out the rings, maybe the clinder walls, the head. rings over heat losses it tempper. This take out you piston walls. The head gets to hot and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-22-2017, 06:57 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,320
Posted By Gunmetal blue2
Re: Jack Stands

check with auto zone they did have 2-2 ton jacks for around $50.00
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-22-2017, 06:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 506
Posted By Gunmetal blue2
Re: Balancing the crank shaft

They have weld on ones that I have if you what measurements e-mail me at 1929oldlady@gmail.com My shop that turns the crank down will make it ground straight. Then my machine shop friends balance...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-20-2017, 06:15 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,159
Posted By Gunmetal blue2
Re: Ford Dealer

In 1976 a Ford dealership was selling there building and they found in the attic a pair or brain new Model A front fenders. Northern Indiana
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-16-2017, 04:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 474
Posted By Gunmetal blue2
Re: Sleeved cylinder question

if they cut your sleeves out they have to leave a small amount at the bottom so the sleeve will not go down into the crank. This happens when you try to run the engine.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-16-2017, 04:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 500
Posted By Gunmetal blue2
Re: Block cracks

your block can be welded if you take it to the right person that knows what they are doing. We have welded high performance engines and they hold to gether.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-16-2017, 04:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,248
Posted By Gunmetal blue2
Re: Progress report...

I never worked on a coupe but your on the right track. By the way your doing a aaaaaaasome job, keep up the good work. more pics the better for fixing thing latter.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-16-2017, 03:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 226
Posted By Gunmetal blue2
Re: cable Q...

If you can not turn it with your fingers not hooked to any thing or it makes the cable move when you turn it with your fingers it going to go bad or already is bad. Sorry
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-14-2017, 09:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 318
Posted By Gunmetal blue2
Re: not model A/ Wireing

A lot of those were 8 volt batterys with 6 volt lights.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-13-2017, 07:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 249
Posted By Gunmetal blue2
Re: 28 29 dash light

I might be interested in it. my phone # 574-221-1475. or email me at 1929oldlady@gmail.com
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-10-2017, 06:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 311
Posted By Gunmetal blue2
Re: front crossmember

I can tell you that 28 29 are the same. But 30 31 are the same but different than 28 29. If you want to get technical model a and aa are different looking cross members. Weld it and drill it out.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-09-2017, 02:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 616
Posted By Gunmetal blue2
Re: Cab needed

There is a place called Tam's up your way. they sell model a parts. There is Mac's model a parts. Sorry don't have there phone numbers.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-09-2017, 02:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 713
Posted By Gunmetal blue2
Re: Stop Light Location

Take the one on the right side, take a piece of paper line it up with something on fender that you can use as a location point. Then draw your holes in fender for light. Then reverse the piece of...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-08-2017, 07:50 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,520
Posted By Gunmetal blue2
Re: Information on things I have

Welcome to the Ford Barn. This not the place for selling things. But I am interested in the Horn. my phone number is 574-221-1475
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-28-2017, 10:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 646
Posted By Gunmetal blue2
Re: Radiator shell

This is how a commercial truck looks. My avator.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-27-2017, 08:28 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,300
Posted By Gunmetal blue2
Re: oh No--no oil

Were the two shafts fit togeghter maybe that has broken off. Check timing gear make sure you are not missing some teeth, goood luckkkkk
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-24-2017, 08:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 711
Posted By Gunmetal blue2
Re: Model A Club

Wish there was something like that close to me. I can't drive any more, but I am still restoring my 1929 AA CCPU.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-23-2017, 09:40 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,469
Posted By Gunmetal blue2
Re: Spare tire location

My first model a was a 1929 town sedan with twin side mounts, a luggage rack on the rear, and a piece that looked like a acordan that clamped to the running board.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-20-2017, 01:53 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 5,185
Posted By Gunmetal blue2
Re: What did you do working on you Model A today

got my order in from bert's they shipped me two different rev, idler gear bushings that were different size. they fix the mistake by shipping me not one but to new bushings. So now I have 3 rev....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-19-2017, 09:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 336
Posted By Gunmetal blue2
Re: horn sounds when wheel is turned

I would say that the horn wire in the horn rod has a bear spot. the horn works using the horn button to ground the wire. They make replacement wire kits.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-19-2017, 09:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 528
Posted By Gunmetal blue2
Re: Starter Switch Copper Terminal

So I have the old one with the threaded stud like 1955cj5 is showing. Can I buy a new one and put the copper contact piece on the old one. If no does any body have the inter guttes to the old one's...
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