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Forum: Model A (1928-31) Today, 12:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 159
Posted By Randy Lausch
Zenith carberater

Iím trying to set the float on a zenith according to Les Andres book the float is supposed to be 1 inch & youíre supposed to set them by the washers under the valves . Mine measures about 1& 1/16th...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 12:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 521
Posted By Randy Lausch
Re: Diamond block

Yea if it’s in good shape. If you’re interested call me 2695915334
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-02-2021, 03:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 521
Posted By Randy Lausch
Re: Diamond block

I’m in mi by the Indiana line. The cowl doesn’t matter because I’m just making a doodle bug.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-02-2021, 06:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 521
Posted By Randy Lausch
Diamond block

I have a diamond motor complete I donít know any thang about it it what is it worth I would like to trade it for a cowl in good shape
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-01-2021, 08:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 418
Posted By Randy Lausch
Reemers corners carberaters

Does anyone have the phone number for reemers corner itís in mi. I may not be spelling it right
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-21-2021, 10:04 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 749
Posted By Randy Lausch
Horn rod

Does anybody have any tricks of holding the switch spider back so I can put the retainer clip on. Iím not strong enough to put the retainer clips on
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-18-2021, 09:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 602
Posted By Randy Lausch
Model A valve guides

I have the exhaust manifold off it appears one half of the valve guide might be cracked in half. One side of the valve guide is about one quarter inch higher than the other side. Should I pull the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-06-2021, 06:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 528
Posted By Randy Lausch
Adjusting valves

I have a model A that has adjustable lifters. Can the valves be adjusted without taking the head off. I put a wrench on them all it does is turn the lifters. How do you hold the lifter from moving...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-27-2021, 12:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 264
Posted By Randy Lausch
Exhaust valves

Some of my exhaust valves are running .012 the book says they should be .015 is .012 close enough or should I have the valve stems ground down. If so what kind of grinder will I need. Some where I...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-26-2021, 08:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 476
Posted By Randy Lausch
Valves

Some of my exhaust valves are running .012 do you think that is close enough or shouldI have the valve stems ground down. If I need to what kind of grinder can I buy to do that
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-03-2021, 05:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 974
Posted By Randy Lausch
Diamond block engine

Can anyone tell me the difference between a model A 4 cylinder flathead & a diamond engine. I found a diamond engine & tore the oil pan off & they both look the same to me
Forum: Questions & Suggestions 09-03-2021, 05:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 317
Posted By Randy Lausch
Diamond engine

Can anyone tell me what the difference between a model A 4 cylinder flathead & a diamond 4 cylinder flathead. I found one & I tore it down & I canít tell the difference between the two. They look...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-29-2021, 08:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 573
Posted By Randy Lausch
Where did my compression go

I have a motor that ran very good, we have let it sit for several years now there is no compression in any of the cylinders. Is there any thing I can add to the cylinders I assume it has to be the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-18-2021, 05:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 682
Posted By Randy Lausch
Re: Water in intake ports

How do I pressure check it
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-18-2021, 12:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 682
Posted By Randy Lausch
Water in intake ports

I pulled the intake off I noticed there was water in both intake ports. So I assume I may have a blown head gasket. I milled the head & put a new head gasket on, & I still have water in the intake...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-11-2021, 10:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 524
Posted By Randy Lausch
Two tooth gear box

On a two tooth gear box how do you get the shaft to pull out of the worm gear. I thought about heating it up but I donít know if thatís good for the worm gear thanks Randy
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-07-2021, 08:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,143
Posted By Randy Lausch
Valve clearance

Putting a new head gasket on a 4 cylinder Model A I decided to check the valve clearance . Two of the intake valves had 8000 clearance, I wonder if anyone knows how critical that clearance is. I...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-04-2021, 04:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 561
Posted By Randy Lausch
Re: Michigan Model A ROUND UP

No someone who sells new parts
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-04-2021, 12:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 561
Posted By Randy Lausch
Michigan Model A ROUND UP

Do you guys know of any new Model A part dealers that are going to Auburn Hills mi. I believe itís north of Detroit
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-02-2021, 10:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 629
Posted By Randy Lausch
What kind of frame do I have

I have a frame that appears to be about 116 inches long. The guy I bought it from said he thought it was a model A coupe frame. I want to start to put a body on it , can anyone tell me 100% sure it...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-24-2021, 12:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 986
Posted By Randy Lausch
Re: What model A would this be

Star A x318159 star
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-24-2021, 10:49 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 986
Posted By Randy Lausch
What model A would this be

Found this number on my frame, has a star, then ax3 8159 . Iím not 100% sure the 3 is a 3
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-11-2021, 12:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 625
Posted By Randy Lausch
Setting carberator float

Does anybody know how to set the floats on a Tellison and a marvel all state carb and do they bend them or do they add washers to the float valve and the measurements of the floats.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-06-2021, 11:26 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 431
Posted By Randy Lausch
model A

does anyone know if any of the new part dealers are going to be at the Gilmore Model A show in sept.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-06-2021, 07:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 613
Posted By Randy Lausch
model A

when you torque down the rods to 35 lb. the cotterpin will not line up with the king nut. the only way i can get it is to over torque it sometimes it takes 45 lb. torque to get it to line up. or I...
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