Go Back   The Ford Barn > Search Forums

Sponsored Links (Register now to hide all advertisements)

Showing results 1 to 25 of 243
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: loubob
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-10-2019, 08:01 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,595
Posted By loubob
Re: Veterans Day

U.S.Army 1965-1990 MP & later a 1st Cook. 1209th Garrison and 403rd C.A. Unit
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-04-2019, 06:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 482
Posted By loubob
Re: Choke to start all the time?

Sounds like it is a carb problem/issue.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-23-2019, 06:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,078
Posted By loubob
Re: Radial Tires

I have the 550x19's on my '30 coupe.
They are EXCELLENT!
Customer service was even better.
Coker Tire!!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-12-2019, 05:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 694
Posted By loubob
Re: brake shoe inspection

Do you live within an area where there is a Model A Club? Contact the club and see if they can direct you to someone familiar w/'A' brakes for help.
You could also order new brakes w/shoes from a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-22-2019, 06:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,905
Posted By loubob
Re: Tire Dressing

"Eagle One Tire Shine Swipes"


Contains water & silicone


Dries to an excellent, non- shiny, finish!!!


For blackwalls only.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-24-2019, 07:56 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,630
Posted By loubob
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-24-2019, 07:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,834
Posted By loubob
Re: letting go

I'm sorry to read of your health situation. No doubt selling your "old friend" was a hard thing to do.
I wish you all the best in your future and stay well.
Please continue to post as there are...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-10-2019, 08:26 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,885
Posted By loubob
Re: Preferred Speed

An overdrive unit would be perfect.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-04-2019, 07:13 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,281
Posted By loubob
Re: new 30 roadster electrical...........

Did you tighten the ignition cable where it enters the distributor?
If so, you may have tightened it to much.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-28-2019, 08:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 259
Posted By loubob
Re: Butterfly in Marvel Carb

Dave Renner 734-428-8424 10a-4p (EST)
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-19-2019, 06:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 717
Posted By loubob
Re: Copper Spray

Castle Copper Head
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-09-2019, 09:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 621
Posted By loubob
Re: 19 radial tire question

I agree with Steve & Carl.
I have 5.50's on my '30 coupe and they run great.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-05-2019, 07:24 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,520
Posted By loubob
Re: Tire changers, do you use the DIY units?

Any shop that sells/installs aftermarket custom wheels should be able to do it.
Call Tire Rack and ask for the names of several shops in your area that buys their wheels.
Some of these shops can be...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-02-2019, 04:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,682
Posted By loubob
Re: New York State Department of Motor Vehicles

If you register a vehicle in NYS,whether it is 1 day or 100 years old, to drive it on the highway, an inspection is MANDATORY.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-29-2019, 08:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,756
Posted By loubob
Re: Call Alan Died

What a great guy!
Spoke with him several times on the phone.
Bought numerous items from him.
His repair/restoration work was excellent.
May he rest in peace.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-25-2019, 07:27 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,929
Posted By loubob
Re: Introducion

Welcome.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-21-2019, 06:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,276
Posted By loubob
Re: New Guy

Welcome.
My personal preference are the '30-'31's.
Sit in some diff. body styles to see how it feels.
Take your time. Bring someone with you that knows 'A's" if possible.
Write down any questions...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-21-2019, 06:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,429
Posted By loubob
Re: Paint type

I've ordered Andalusite Blue lacquer from TCP Global several times.
Excellent quality and matched perfectly.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-14-2019, 07:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 894
Posted By loubob
Re: Introduction - from Syracuse, NY

Welcome from another Syracusan.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-11-2019, 08:49 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 11,734
Posted By loubob
Re: LED Headlights

Phone # for the company???
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-08-2019, 08:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 316
Posted By loubob
Re: Looking for Early Sparton Horn Cover

I was told he retired, poss. due to illness.
Try him @ 315-336-8841.


You could also try Alan Greenleaf. He currently has some 'for sale' items listed.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-28-2018, 10:09 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,419
Posted By loubob
Re: Possible Radiator Problem???

Stationary test did not go as planned. So, it's coming out and will be tested by a long time radiator guy IF I can get ahold of him.
I now seem to remember the first radiator guy cleaned the tanks...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-28-2018, 09:55 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,086
Posted By loubob
Re: Tom Endy

Get well soon Tom!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-27-2018, 06:50 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,419
Posted By loubob
Re: Possible Radiator Problem???

pinball73--I did the same thing shortly after getting my car. Rad. guy had a great reputation. Cleaned tanks, would not rod out the tubes, and repaired the several small leaks as best he could.
If...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-25-2018, 08:40 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,419
Posted By loubob
Re: Possible Radiator Problem???

I am going to do a radiator flow test this Friday. Results will determine if I take the radiator out now or wait till Spring and see if my use of spark/gav is incorrect.
Thanks again for your...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 243

 
Forum Jump
Sponsored Links (Register now to hide all advertisements)


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:52 AM.