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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-20-2019, 08:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 456
Posted By OL JENNY
Re: 6 V Bull/Fog Horn Info Needed

Most had a area on the horn to clamp the cable housing, but what type of fitting is used to attach the cable to the modulating lever?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-08-2019, 10:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 392
Posted By OL JENNY
45th Annual Hawk A Swap Meet

There isn't rain in the forecast and the temps are going to be great for a swap meet. The Hawk A Model A Ford Club's 45th Annual Swap Meet is Saturday, April 13, 2019. This is a great event, with...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-04-2019, 08:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 608
Posted By OL JENNY
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-03-2019, 05:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 608
Posted By OL JENNY
Route to MARC 2019 National Meet

We have a group of 9 A's driving from Eastern Iowa to Dearborn for the National Meet. We are going South around Chicago and will be leaving Nappanee, IN on Sunday morning, August 4th. Our plan is...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-21-2018, 03:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,047
Posted By OL JENNY
Are there any good prices on Champion 3X plugs?

From time to time there have been Champion 3X plugs for sale at a good price. I have not seen any specials lately. The current price at Snyder's is $36.00.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-26-2018, 09:40 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,449
Posted By OL JENNY
Re: chirp, chirp, chirp - Update

Yes Bill I did loosen the rear mounts when I originally changed my front motor mount. It was after having everything clean and painted (and unfortunately dry) that I had the chirp. I had removed...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-29-2018, 09:47 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,449
Posted By OL JENNY
Re: chirp, chirp, chirp - Update

I fought the chirp also. I had installed a new crank and bronze timing gear and while doing this replaced my old front motor mount with a new original mount. I would have the dreaded chirp at lower...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-16-2018, 04:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,391
Posted By OL JENNY
Re: Positive thoughts and Prayers for Ol Jenny

Thank you for all the kind posts. The first of 6 three week chemo infusion cycles went well yesterday. Many have experienced this and many will follow. I am in two research programs that hopefully...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-11-2018, 09:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,344
Posted By OL JENNY
Re: Hawk A Model A Ford Club's 44th Annual Swap Meet

SeaSlugs, ask for Lee from any of the members working, he is probably your man. Lee is an active member of the Hawk A's, and usually has an inside vendor area near the North entrance of the inside...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-09-2018, 08:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,344
Posted By OL JENNY
Re: Hawk A Model A Ford Club's 44th Annual Swap Meet

Absolutely crazy Spring, we got 4+ inches of snow yesterday and last night. I'm on the Iowa / Illinois border. Forecast for 70's Thursday and Friday so all the snow will be gone. A little weather...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-08-2018, 09:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,344
Posted By OL JENNY
Re: Hawk A Model A Ford Club's 44th Annual Swap Meet

Less than a week until this great Midwest swap meet. Inside and outside sites.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-04-2018, 09:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,344
Posted By OL JENNY
Hawk A Model A Ford Club's 44th Annual Swap Meet

Join us Saturday April 14th for our 44th Annual Swap Meet at Hawkeye Downs Fairgrounds in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Check out the details at www.hawkamodelaclub.org, or Jim at 319 393-3626.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-22-2018, 09:09 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,789
Posted By OL JENNY
Re: Model A Times Article About Not Using Diesel Oil

I just checked my containers of Rotella and the old Rotella T jugs had a SM rating, but my new containers of Rotella T4 do not have a SM/SN rating. Shucks
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-22-2018, 06:42 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,789
Posted By OL JENNY
Model A Times Article About Not Using Diesel Oil

At the recommendation of many on the Barn, I have been using Rotella 15-40 oil in my Model A. A recent article in The Model A Times advocates not using a Diesel Oil. Has that changed the minds of...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-22-2018, 11:22 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,683
Posted By OL JENNY
Re: Suggestions to get rear axle nut lined up with cotter key hole

Jim, that is easier said than done. At 125 ft pounds I had at least 1/3 space to move until the next slot. When, at least for me, I was at 125 it takes considerable increases to move much. I think...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-20-2018, 09:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,683
Posted By OL JENNY
Re: Suggestions to get rear axle nut lined up with cotter key hole

WHN, I will try another wrench, but the holes on these original nuts are about 5/16 inch apart.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-20-2018, 08:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,683
Posted By OL JENNY
Suggestions to get rear axle nut lined up with cotter key hole

I have changed an axle and am using a good original castle nut. My problem is that from a torque range of 90 to 125 it does not line up with the axle key hole. I do not have another nut to try and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-20-2018, 08:15 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,984
Posted By OL JENNY
Re: Radius Rod to Backing Plate Bolts not tight

Thanks for all the help on this post. Since the back two bolts attaching the backing plates were tight on both sides, I elected to do as CarlG had done and placed a washer under the head of the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-18-2018, 10:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,984
Posted By OL JENNY
Radius Rod to Backing Plate Bolts not tight

I recently changed a rear axle and when I removed the backing plate the front bolts on the backing plate that are connected to the radius rod were loose (the bolt could be turned with the nut tight)...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-12-2018, 08:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 801
Posted By OL JENNY
Re: Spring Shackle --Grease Hole Up or Down

Thanks to everyone for the great ideas to try, as I had not tried any of them.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-12-2018, 11:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 801
Posted By OL JENNY
Spring Shackle --Grease Hole Up or Down

This may be a question that makes no difference, but when installing a new spring shackle do you have the grease hole pointing down or pointing up. After replacing the bushings and new shackles, I...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-29-2017, 10:52 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,194
Posted By OL JENNY
Re: Champion 3X 429 Spark Plugs

I would take a set also if they are available.
Thanks
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-11-2017, 09:17 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,411
Posted By OL JENNY
Re: Model A Touring Tunes

Thanks to all who have helped with advice.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-10-2017, 06:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,411
Posted By OL JENNY
Model A Touring Tunes

Now that our touring season is complete in the Midwest, thoughts and work starts for next years touring. I plan on getting a good Bluetooth speaker and some Model A Era music for enjoyment while...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-03-2017, 01:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,255
Posted By OL JENNY
Re: Tire wear?

I had a front tire suddenly wear excessive only to determine the wheel bearing had failed. I had not noticed anything different in driving, but replacing the bearing and tire resulted in no abnormal...
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