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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-22-2020, 10:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 625
Posted By RonC
Re: Car cover question

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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-20-2020, 10:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,275
Posted By RonC
Re: Chassis painting

https://www.mafca.com/cart/index.php?productID=129
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-15-2020, 07:35 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,011
Posted By RonC
Re: 1931 Standard Roadster top

yes I located a set thank you!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-15-2020, 05:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,011
Posted By RonC
Re: 1931 Standard Roadster top

Is anyone making steam bent bows and headers for the Deluxe tops?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-10-2020, 05:48 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,443
Posted By RonC
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-10-2020, 05:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 892
Posted By RonC
Re: Zenith Carb Leak Puzzle

It’s safe practice to turn the gas valve off after use but the carb should not leak if you leave it on. Your float valve seams to be leaking. Use a good original steel valve. Your problem is probably...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-04-2020, 07:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 457
Posted By RonC
Re: Front wheel wobble

This is how Ford specified wheel bearing adjustment in the Jan and April 1928 Service Bulletins

Adjusting Front Wheel Bearing

If there is excessive play in the bearing it can be adjusted as...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-29-2020, 11:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 856
Posted By RonC
Re: 1947 Lincoln Zephyr

Some pictures of barn find. Tires are dated 1952
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-29-2020, 11:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 856
Posted By RonC
Re: 1947 Lincoln Zephyr

Thank you all. Glove box had key code and key is on it's way
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-26-2020, 08:05 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 856
Posted By RonC
Re: 1947 Lincoln Zephyr

Great info terry! I will pull the glove lock. Thank you!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-26-2020, 06:38 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 856
Posted By RonC
1947 Lincoln Zephyr

I have a barn find 47 H series V12 with 22,970 original miles. The vehicle was last driven in 1964. I have no keys to the car. The trunk is locked. My question is what is the truck button function?...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-03-2020, 01:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,164
Posted By RonC
Re: engine / trans install question

If youíre trying to install the engine separate and after the transmission is installed you need to reach in the bell housing access cover and turn the transmission shaft while a buddy slides the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-12-2020, 08:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 629
Posted By RonC
Re: Clutch pressure plate New or Reconditioned?

www.fortwayneclutch.com reman Model A pressure plates.
Get your clutch disk from brattons they sell disks with spring guards.
Send them your brattons clutch disk and they will set the fingers to...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-09-2020, 07:36 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 772
Posted By RonC
Re: Carb identify

Iíve been told Ford sold these too as replacements before the Tillotsons
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-05-2020, 05:14 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,121
Posted By RonC
Re: Mounting new tires on freshly painted wheels

Here’s how Ford did it!

https://youtu.be/PflFp8Cdrzc
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-02-2020, 09:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 583
Posted By RonC
Re: Manifold

Unless it’s show buy the new combo intake and exhaust manifolds. Use gland rings and 2 piece copper show gasket. If you can, add the aries exhaust. You will have a leakless system and a model A...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-21-2020, 09:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 263
Posted By RonC
Re: Front Brake Shaft -

Bob I would buy new correct length rods and make sure you get 15 degree forward slant with the levers. If you can’t obtain the 15 degrees you could install the little brake pills or replace the brake...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-12-2020, 02:14 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,983
Posted By RonC
Re: Rear spring spreader

It’s safer not to remove the spring attached to the rear end. Remove the rear end then remove rear spring. Wrap the spring with a chain before removing from car
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-01-2020, 10:58 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,905
Posted By RonC
Re: 600w oil

https://www.kellerheartt.com/products/shell-omala-s2-g-680-5-gallon-pail?variant=19399813070959
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-01-2020, 08:04 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,382
Posted By RonC
Re: Ammco brake shoe chart

Can anyone share a copy of this chart? Thank you Ron
rcataldo1@aol.com
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-20-2020, 07:41 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,663
Posted By RonC
Re: Assistance Needed !

You should always lower the coolant level first. Seepage goes both ways I would get the coolant level down and change your oil immediately. Donít put coolant back in until that stud is tight again
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-17-2020, 07:26 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,175
Posted By RonC
Re: Rich Bell passed away

Richmond was a great vendor and had a lot of knowledge in the history of the hobby. He will be missed
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-17-2020, 07:24 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,175
Posted By RonC
Re: Rich Bell passed away

He joined MARC 1954
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-06-2020, 07:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 710
Posted By RonC
Re: Why a fibre thrust washer on distributor?

Ford specified .004-.010 end play. There should be a fiber washer A-22331 under the shaft collar to keep the oil out of the top housing not a steel washer. No washer goes on the bottom. The design is...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-25-2020, 07:49 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 422,906
Posted By RonC
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