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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-15-2017, 08:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 658
Posted By REByar
Re: What gauge is wire inside ignition cable?

Thanks Tom W. I will check to see if the cable is in too far.

REB
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-11-2017, 03:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 658
Posted By REByar
What gauge is wire inside ignition cable?

Hi,
While having other engine work done on my 1928 Tudor the mechanic replaced the ignition cable. I am not sure why but he did. I had either an original ignition cable or an old one with just the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-11-2017, 11:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,481
Posted By REByar
Re: Battery disconnect switch- on positive or negative

My battery disconnect switch is attached to the battery under the floor board.

REB
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-11-2017, 10:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,481
Posted By REByar
Battery disconnect switch- on positive or negative

I purchased my 1928 Tudor 5 years ago. At the time the previous owner had the disconnect switch on the positive post of the battery. The cable then went to the frame. The negative is directly...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-17-2017, 08:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 961
Posted By REByar
Re: Another what year cutoff question

Mine is an August 28 and it has the bar.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-19-2017, 08:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 650
Posted By REByar
Better performance:Dogbone or Tubular shock links

Hi,
I have a 1928 Tudor and it has the dog-bone shock links. It is a driver car for me. But I was wondering if going to the original tubular shock links would provide a better ride and stability?...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-20-2017, 10:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 461
Posted By REByar
Re: Rebuilt carb or newly built carb

No I did not go back to the original vendor. It has been 3 years and I do not have this particular receipt. But I remember the specific vendor and the person I spoke to as I exchanged a 1931 sidebowl...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-19-2017, 08:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 461
Posted By REByar
Rebuilt carb or newly built carb

Four years ago i purchased my 1928 Tudor. It had been cosmetically
restored but mechanically i knew it needed some work. After cleaning the fuel system completely i took off the carb and sent it...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-15-2017, 09:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,063
Posted By REByar
All Black 1928 Tudor?

I have a 1928 Tudor. Originally it was Arabian Sand. The original color is still on the inside hood, firewall and under the sill plates. In looking at the list of colors for the 1928 Tudor Black is...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-09-2017, 09:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 572
Posted By REByar
Removing rear Motor Mounts

I have decided to replace the original rear motor mounts with the rear float-A-Motor systems. 2 years ago I put new rubber on the old mounts and I had no trouble getting the motor mounts out. It made...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-25-2017, 12:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 928
Posted By REByar
Stalling and backfiring after driving 50 min

If I drive around town and keep the speed at 40 or less everything is fine no matter how long I drive. But if I want to drive to the next town, approx. 45 miles away, and drive for most of the drive...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-25-2017, 12:00 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,358
Posted By REByar
Idle adjustment problem

I have a 1928 Tudor. The idle is too high. If I lower it, it will easily go into first gear. But when I have to come to a stop the engine will die. Like it has run out of gas. I can move up the idle...
Forum: Model-A 06-01-2016, 10:05 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 478
Posted By REByar
Looking for Bayonet style dip stick

I am looking for an original bayonet style oil dip stick for my August 1928 Tudor. All repos are the later version round loop style.

Thanks
REB
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-12-2015, 08:53 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,465
Posted By REByar
Re: Poor Radiator floor- Help

jwilli,
I will call Marietta Radiator and see what they can do. I do not mind the drive if I can save the radiator.
Thanks
Randy
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-12-2015, 05:40 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,465
Posted By REByar
Re: Poor Radiator flow- Help

What is the best way to take the top off of the radiator?

Thanks
Randy
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-12-2015, 04:58 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,465
Posted By REByar
Re: Poor Radiator floor- Help

Bill,
I did take your advice and put a roofing nail into the overflow tube. But water still got thru. It slowed it down a little. But in a 30 min drive I loose about a gallon of water. I know that...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-12-2015, 04:05 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,465
Posted By REByar
Re: Poor Radiator floor- Help

Frank55a
Yes. I have done this twice. Even let the vinegar sit for a few days. The first time the water coming out of the bottom of the radiator(I took the lower hose off) was dirty and did contain...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-12-2015, 03:25 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,465
Posted By REByar
Re: Poor Radiator flow- Help

Yes, I think I do need a radiator shop or expert to inspect and rod out the radiator. But I have not been able to find any in my area. Any suggestions? Most shops I spoke to do not want to touch a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-12-2015, 03:19 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,465
Posted By REByar
Re: Poor Radiator floor- Help

YES. Yes you could be right. I can hear the water bubbling which sounds like boiling. When I take the cap off I either see water surging and going into the overflow tube or I get stream coming out...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-12-2015, 12:36 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,465
Posted By REByar
Poor Radiator floor- Help

Hi,

After trying many of the suggestions to correct my overheating problem I am down to the answer may be that my radiator is plugged. I have a 1930-1931 radiator. I run water thru it and it runs...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-06-2015, 06:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 769
Posted By REByar
Re: Electric windshield motor vendor

Thank you all for your advice. I looked at many posts in 2010-2012 and it appeared modelawipers was a good company. Slow in response but parts were delivered and units sold. Since that time it...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-05-2015, 09:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 769
Posted By REByar
Electric windshield motor vendor

Has anybody contacted or purchased anything from ModelaWipers.com? I thought I found the correct rebuilt unit for my 28. But I can not get a reply.

Thanks,

Randy
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-01-2015, 08:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 884
Posted By REByar
Windshield Wiper Motor Installation HELP

Hi All
I have a August 28 Tudor with a new windshield. I just purchased a rebuilt Owen-Dyneto wiper motor. Because my windshield is new it does not have any holes. Can anybody provide measurements...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-21-2015, 11:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,394
Posted By REByar
Headlights dim when push the brake pedal

Hi All,

I just installed an additional drum style brake light on the right side. The running lights work, the brake lights both work. But when I am driving at night and I put on the brakes the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-12-2015, 08:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,441
Posted By REByar
Re: Gas gauge glass for 28/29

I am interested in one. Are there any left? I have an AUGUST 1928 Tudor.

RByar
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