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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-07-2019, 11:37 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,260
Posted By 28Ca8149
Re: LeBaron Bonney Co.

I got a complete kit for a 30Fordor .I got a lady that had done several cars to lnstall it. She made many phone calls to the Co as she had to add material to get it to fit when doing the seats.about...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-08-2018, 01:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,433
Posted By 28Ca8149
Re: Huge Barn Find

I have a barn 50x85 full of toys from a bycycle to catterpitor tractors and I sold some cars for $150 each that are now worth thousands of $ But next year I am going to retire . Some of the cars...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-31-2018, 10:26 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 6,147
Posted By 28Ca8149
Re: Why would you waste your money on that Model A

I have been going to car shows for many years .So I thought I would take. my 1928 un restored original roadster .Nobody looked at those red blue yellow cars .There was so many around my car you...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-29-2018, 04:28 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,952
Posted By 28Ca8149
Re: Tight engine

Oddly enough I have done the same thing . Make sure the engine won,t start ,no ignition ,or if it started you might get hurt with a spinning drill .Don,t think a half inch drill is big enough.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-26-2018, 08:50 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,592
Posted By 28Ca8149
Re: Has Anyone Ever Found A Use For WD-40?

The best anti rust you can get is Acetone. And ATF. Oil 50-50 I have worked a lot with rust restoring my WW 2. Military v ehicles .loosen most things in 24 hrs cheep to buy in most hardwares
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-26-2018, 02:10 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,713
Posted By 28Ca8149
Re: Restored cars

There is getting less people every day that can tell if the car is original or not .My28 roadster has a honey comb rad and a plate glass windshield from new .Ford. Told me years ago that it was...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-23-2018, 04:28 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,909
Posted By 28Ca8149
Re: The Untouchables

I was phone by movie makers if I had a 70 Dodge Charger for wrecking .They were going to strip it and then push it over a cliff in the Dukes of hazard show I said no not mine .
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-19-2018, 12:41 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,178
Posted By 28Ca8149
Re: Original Model A Radiators

My AR 28 has a honey comb rad from new .I know of one other one I think Ford used them when he couldn’t get enough from his regular supplyer.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-18-2018, 11:32 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,405
Posted By 28Ca8149
Re: Your Model A

I allways was car crazy Dad had a Essex ,my first car was a Reo but I allways wanted FordA. The local Ford mechanic had bought a 28 AR roadster that he babyed for 174000 miles.I tried to buy it in...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-18-2018, 11:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,249
Posted By 28Ca8149
Re: Ash or oak?

Use ash you will have a hard time putting nails or screws in oak.I just did a Fordor .got the wood from North Carolina Classic wood .the question is what kind of wood did Ford use ? He would get...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-18-2018, 10:36 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,199
Posted By 28Ca8149
Re: GAV replacement

I use acetone and ATF oil 50-50 .leave it 24 hrs It should come out real easy p
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-17-2018, 11:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,696
Posted By 28Ca8149
Re: Radiator puzzle

I bought a new rad for my 30 Fordor $ 700 ..The filling spout was 3/8 “ higher so the cap is too hi .I raised the shell up some but I will eventually cut it off ,and shorten it .or recor the original...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-17-2018, 11:13 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 380,272
Posted By 28Ca8149
Re: Model A/AA Ford Websites...Can YOU add to the list?"

For the best wood. Classic wood in North Carolina Got my wood for a 30 Fordor from them ,not cheep but the best . I have the address some where
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-16-2018, 05:27 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,478
Posted By 28Ca8149
Re: 28 Canadian Roadster questions

I have a very original 28 roadster Bought it from the original owner in 1955 .on the back of the speedometer there is a date that will be a bit older then the car .Is your parking break on the left...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-16-2018, 12:21 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,014
Posted By 28Ca8149
Re: Front spring replacement advice

My 1930 Fordor has a extra Leif in the front spring . Maybe because it was sold where there was dirt roads
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-16-2018, 12:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,593
Posted By 28Ca8149
Re: Another Gas Tank and Headlight question

Putt some small nuts in the tank and shake it by putting it in a vehicle and drive on some wash board road. Then treat it with gas tank liner .available from n most old car dealers
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-15-2018, 11:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 503
Posted By 28Ca8149
Re: 28 roadster side curtain questions

I bought my 28 CVT from the original owner .he was the Ford mechanic at the First Ford dealer in northern Alberta .it has the original side curtanes and also a home made pair that uses screen for the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-15-2018, 11:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 503
Posted By 28Ca8149
Re: 28 roadster side curtain questions

I bought my 28 CVT from the original owner .he was the Ford mechanic at the First Ford dealer in northern Alberta .it has the original side curtanes and also a home made pair that uses screen for the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-15-2018, 11:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,079
Posted By 28Ca8149
Re: Gas leak

I had a car that had a hole in the bottom of the gas tank from being hit with a rock We were miles from anyone and it was leaking fast .I had a tube of Seal All ,so I grabbed a cleanex soaked it with...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-15-2018, 10:59 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,787
Posted By 28Ca8149
Re: new engine

In Canada there is only a number on the left side of the block . Nothing on the frame or on the cowel .
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-15-2018, 10:50 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,198
Posted By 28Ca8149
Re: How to attach a Turn Signal Flasher

My signal control has itís own mounting that clamps on the column .This one has a small wheel that will cancel the switch when the wheel is turned back
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-15-2018, 10:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 638
Posted By 28Ca8149
Re: Pin stripe

THE judging standards manual will show how to do it
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-13-2018, 10:35 AM
Replies: 170
Views: 21,550
Posted By 28Ca8149
Re: Model A car names

My 69 Camaro has JAWS .it eats up cars My 28 A has # 5 license for the Alberta Province .My 30 Fordor is now ready to drive after a 10 year plus restoration and has had a lot of names so far .I...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-29-2018, 11:57 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,347
Posted By 28Ca8149
Re: how can you tell the 1942 from 1947 pickup apart

My Canadian 42 ford has a plate on the drivers side side of the dash Model 21-11 Trim - 18001-E, paint M-3947 , Side windows are one piece, Ford scrip at back of hood .no bolts shown in...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-14-2018, 10:04 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,978
Posted By 28Ca8149
Re: Signal Lights !!!!

My signal control has both the self canceling and a small light to remind you that they are still on .
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