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Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 03:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 324
Posted By TerryH
Re: How Far In One Day?

Depends on if you are asking me, or my wife. When we drove from Orange County to Yosemite years ago, she said it was about all she could take....and that was in our somewhat comfortable Town Sedan. ...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 02:50 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 506
Posted By TerryH
Re: Did you restore the car yourself?

Absolutely........please do!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-18-2019, 01:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 615
Posted By TerryH
Re: Interior Door Panels on Deluxe Closed Cars

Just to clarify, I bought my car restored, and the gentleman I bought it from took it totally apart, so those door panels were from LB, and installed. I’m not sure if he cut or shortened them....not...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-17-2019, 07:43 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 615
Posted By TerryH
Re: Interior Door Panels on Deluxe Closed Cars

Looking at my Town Sedan closer, that 4” or so carpeted strip does not have playwood behind it....peeling it back slightly it appears to be applied right over the metal lower part of the door. The...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-17-2019, 12:45 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 781
Posted By TerryH
Re: Ever have your engine die at a stop light?

Years ago, I spent the money and bought a properly re-built and tested Zenith carb, and have never had any issues with it....never has stalled coming to a stop, doesn’t leak gas either, even with the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-16-2019, 10:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 615
Posted By TerryH
Re: Interior Door Panels on Deluxe Closed Cars

My 1930 Town Sedan has that carpet style trim on the bottom of the door panels. Here is a quick photo taken with my phone, showing what it looks like. This was supplied by LB many years ago. Hope...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-16-2019, 11:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 491
Posted By TerryH
Re: Resonant Rattle

If your car has engine pans, a broken attachment ear can vibrate badly and make a lot of noise. Happened on mine...2 were broken.....fixed them and no more noise.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-14-2019, 04:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,299
Posted By TerryH
Re: 1929 Model A steering box play

Sorry....didnít mean to comment...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-10-2019, 07:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,162
Posted By TerryH
Re: 3.27 ring and pinion, anyone using one ?

Another thing to remember.....higher rear end gearing will allow higher cruising speeds, but at the cost of slower acceleration, especially in town. I’ve tried leaving my Mitchell in high range and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-10-2019, 01:56 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,162
Posted By TerryH
Re: 3.27 ring and pinion, anyone using one ?

Since I never carry 3 passengers in front I’ve never found the extra lever a problem. It’s great we have choices.....to each his own....I love my Mitchell and the versatility it gives me.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-08-2019, 10:27 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,577
Posted By TerryH
Re: Marvel's Mystery Oil

A good part of the population of California came from somewhere else....would be nice if more swore not to come here.....
And I have never heard of MMO being banned here....not sure where that...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-07-2019, 12:44 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,631
Posted By TerryH
Re: Strange Happenings health wise

I also had a few instances of vertigo, usually when lying down or getting up from bed. I found out in my case it was the inner ear problem someone posted earlier...small particles breaking off,...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-06-2019, 10:39 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,595
Posted By TerryH
Re: Totaly "Restored" 1st Sport Coupe sold in San Francisco

I agree with the strict definition of restored, but I would also offer that lots and lots of Model A owner’s that belong to clubs, and have Model A’s that have been very nicely “refurbished” in many...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-05-2019, 12:20 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,595
Posted By TerryH
Re: Totaly "Restored" 1st Sport Coupe sold in San Francisco

For some reason did not paint the engine in Ford green.....to me, that really detracts. Lots of mods, but looks very nice....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-02-2019, 03:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 526
Posted By TerryH
Re: Equipment to polish car paint

“Your method might vary”?????
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-15-2019, 02:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 781
Posted By TerryH
Re: Hubs for new cast drums

Randy’s brake products are excellent and many here have used them. I just bought new drums and hubs last month from him, along with new shoes and linings.....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-15-2019, 12:51 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,412
Posted By TerryH
Re: Model A's and Woodstock...

I had already sold my first Model A, a 1930 Coupe, and joined the AF for a 4 year stint by then......I was in Alaska....far, far away.....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-09-2019, 11:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 588
Posted By TerryH
Re: Engine no run

Broken or stripped timing gear???
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-09-2019, 09:55 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 772
Posted By TerryH
Re: Brake energizer kit questions

We just re-built my front brakes without floaters and they work extremely well now, but we spent considerable time making sure they were properly centered.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-06-2019, 11:56 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,475
Posted By TerryH
Re: Where oh where has all the gas gone?

If you’ve been running it that rich you might want to pull & clean your spark plugs.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-06-2019, 04:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 466
Posted By TerryH
Re: Gas tank cap venting?

Years ago, Tom Endy fixed my repro gas cap per his attached article.....works great!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-06-2019, 04:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 692
Posted By TerryH
Re: 30 Model A Zenith Carb

I bought a re-built carb years ago from Chris Pellikan (sp?)......he tested all of his re-built carbs on his own A......have never had to touch it since then....works perfectly.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-05-2019, 10:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 664
Posted By TerryH
Re: oil out of the carburetor

For MMO they recommend 4oz per 10 gallons of gas....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-05-2019, 10:47 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,011
Posted By TerryH
Re: Turn Signals . . . Your Thoughts

I wouldn’t drive my Model A like I do without turn signals and two taillights. Folks today do not understand arm signals.....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-05-2019, 10:45 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,475
Posted By TerryH
Re: Where oh where has all the gas gone?

That’s a lot of gas to lose...hard to believe no sign of it, and a good float.....
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