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Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 10-07-2017, 08:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,455
Posted By vwfinatic273
Re: Difficultly starting engine

Not knowing anything about your T. What condition is the wiring in? Bad power cables from the battery to starter can create a large voltage drop when cranking and in turn drop enough while pulling...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 04-04-2017, 02:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,202
Posted By vwfinatic273
Re: 1927 Model T value

Looks like it is worth every penny
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 04-04-2017, 02:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,376
Posted By vwfinatic273
Re: Rear axle end play

In and out laterally. If you are staring directly at the axle shaft end and you push in and then pull out. I measured it with my dial indicator.
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 04-03-2017, 10:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,376
Posted By vwfinatic273
Rear axle end play

I have a 1927 Coupe the axle was rebuilt before buying it. I spoke with the very knowlegable previous owner. I did an axle check just to be thorough while working on rear wheels. I have no play on...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 03-16-2017, 02:54 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,315
Posted By vwfinatic273
Model T'er coming to Atlanta (Would Like to meet fellow enthusiasts)

I am traveling to Atlanta area for work for Audi school all next week and would love to meet some other fellow Model T enthusiasts and see cars, tools, collections and just chat Model T's. Especially...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 02-18-2017, 12:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,823
Posted By vwfinatic273
Re: Question about buying a Model T

Mine have been very reliable after I spent the time checking everything and going through it mechanically. That's the biggest thing especially with their age and not knowing the history of why they...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 02-17-2017, 09:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,823
Posted By vwfinatic273
Re: Question about buying a Model T

Are you on Facebook? I see Model Ts in MN all the time in the pages

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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-12-2017, 03:53 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,576
Posted By vwfinatic273
Re: Optima 6V battery quality?

Optima is what I run in mine. Love it

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Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 02-09-2017, 04:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,010
Posted By vwfinatic273
Re: Another unbelieveable garage find

That is a very neat car, I'm glad to see it get saved! What are your plans with it? I bet it will run great and those tires are probably usable especially since the cars weight wasn't sitting on...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 02-05-2017, 09:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,320
Posted By vwfinatic273
Re: Header and intake combo question

Bob,

I am a VW and T guy, been wanting to getaway from the vaporizer, I can't stand it. So I have everything to do the swap you did and like it. But three questions if you don't mind. What jet...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 02-02-2017, 04:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,361
Posted By vwfinatic273
Re: Does anyone haul Model T's? Need one moved from Boston to North Carolina

Yes Bill you probably would have and thank you. Rich we were the purchaser, the seller backed out of the sale after he received our check that we over-nighted. Think it perhaps was fraud. Who knows....
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 01-30-2017, 04:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,126
Posted By vwfinatic273
Re: Model T front axle

Please try one of the other options before scrapping. I'd even like to have on to make a trailer if we could work out a deal
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 01-30-2017, 04:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,050
Posted By vwfinatic273
Re: reversible fan

That is real cool, never seen one before but very neat
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 01-30-2017, 03:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,517
Posted By vwfinatic273
Re: Murray Fahnestock....

Never head of that site until you posted, thanks for sharing it
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 01-30-2017, 03:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,361
Posted By vwfinatic273
Re: Does anyone haul Model T's? Need one moved from Boston to North Carolina

Thank you everyone but guy backed out of the sale. No longer needing transport. Thank you
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 01-18-2017, 01:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,361
Posted By vwfinatic273
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 01-17-2017, 10:08 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,361
Posted By vwfinatic273
Does anyone haul Model T's? Need one moved from Boston to North Carolina

Does anyone haul Model T's? Need one moved from Boston to North Carolina. Looking at a T in Boston, was wondering if anyone on here offers Model T hauling services. If so please contact me. Thank you.
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 01-16-2017, 05:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,221
Posted By vwfinatic273
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 01-16-2017, 03:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,637
Posted By vwfinatic273
Re: My favorite T video

That's a neat video! Cool how useful these cars were and made many improvements to life in the early century
Forum: Model-T 01-16-2017, 03:40 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,652
Posted By vwfinatic273
WTB: Model TT Wheels, Cab and Engine

I am trying to build a TT and am looking for wheels, a cab and an engine. If anyone has any thing please let me know.
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 11-07-2016, 03:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,807
Posted By vwfinatic273
Re: My new t

That is too cool! Glad it worked out for you to buy it! Keep us posted on the progress. What is the deal with the one behind it in the picture? It is amazing how easily they come back to life
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 11-07-2016, 03:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,401
Posted By vwfinatic273
Re: Big deal to me!!

I am still waiting for my first free start, I have witnessed one on a ride though one day. It was legendary, that was when I learned that they can do it. How cool is that? You must be sooooo excited!
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 11-03-2016, 09:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,131
Posted By vwfinatic273
Re: Hard to start 26 Tudor

Good news, I am planning on playing with the carb much more to get it right. Lubing the insides of the motor and turning over by hand I could feel it "ease" up. Just dry from sitting. Now it cranks...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 11-02-2016, 10:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,131
Posted By vwfinatic273
Re: Hard to start 26 Tudor

UPDATE:

I pulled all spark plugs and re-checked compression and #3 was at almost 0. I checked valves for sticking to make sure they weren't staying open. I sprayed some aerokroil in the cylinders...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 11-02-2016, 10:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,131
Posted By vwfinatic273
Re: Hard to start 26 Tudor

Stevests. I did make sure the yellow wire was on correct that would be an easy mistake to make though lol. Update below.

Redmodelt is 2 turns out what it takes to typically run? I had it started...
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